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63.4 per cent

63.4 per cent

... is the customer-satisfaction level of the business customers of the four major banks in June, 2013. Roy Morgan Research says its remains well below that of their personal customers at 79.5 per cent.

$30.1 billion

... is the government's revised estimate of the budget deficit for 2013-14, up from $18 billion. The deficit is very low by international standards at just under 2 per cent of GDP.

180 per cent

. . . is how much shares in Billabong International have risen by since July 1. The surfwear retailer is the ASX 200's best performer so far this financial year, with shares rising from 13¢ to above 40¢ this week.

$US748 billion

. . . is how much the Shanghai Composite Index has lost since August 2009. According to the South China Morning Post it's down 43 per cent, with the sharemarket losing more money for investors than any other in the world.

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