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CNBC's Arjun Kharpal talks through what to watch out for ahead of Facebook's first-quarter earnings report amid the fallout from a recent data sharing scandal.

The high street lending giant reported a 6% rise in first quarter underlying pre-tax profits to £2 billion.

LONDON, April 25 (Reuters) - The dollar hit a four-month high on Wednesday after a rise in benchmark U.S. Treasury yields above 3 percent rattled some currency bears while a mixed picture from business surveys failed to help the euro before a European Central Bank meeting.

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