FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Activity of both Euro Zone's services and manufacturing sectors has grown at a slower pace in December than in November, according to the Purchasing Manager's index.

Manufacturing activity has slowed down to 52.5 from 52.8 in November, according to the latest estimate, a figure in line with the experts' forecasts. The Services PMI decreased to 53.2 in December from 54.1in November.

The composite PMI has declined to 53.3 from 54.1, the experts had forecasted a reading around 53.7.