The euro weakened and Spanish bond yields climbed to a six-week high. Oil fell after the longest rally since 2004 while U.S. stock-index futures were little changed before a report on factory orders.
The euro declined 0.4 percent to $1.3587 at 10:15 a.m. in London. Spanish 10-year government yields jumped 12 basis points to 5.32 percent. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index rose less than 0.1 percent as Royal Imtech NV plunged 39 percent. Standard & Poorâ€™s 500 Index (SPX) futures added less than 0.1 percent. The Shanghai Composite Index climbed to the highest since May after growth in the nationâ€™s service industries accelerated. Oil in New York slid 0.6 percent and zinc gained to a one-year high.
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