Weaker US employment figures and a fall in factory orders for May dampen expectations of an imminent interest rate rise.
The annual rate of house price growth slowed again last month, the Nationwide building society says, falling to a two-year low of 3.3%.
Eurozone chiefs rule out any further bailout talks with Greece until after the country's referendum on Sunday, despite a new approach from Athens.
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