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* MSCI world index down 0.8%

* Major U.S. indices lower

* Dollar supported by consumer spending data

* Oil prices fall on lockdown fears

* Euro zone Q1 GDP falls less than expected

* Global asset performance https://tmsnrt.rs/33TWwY1

By Matt Scuffham

NEW YORK, April 30 (Reuters) – World shares fell on Friday following Thursday’s record peak on strong U.S. data and earnings, while the dollar was on course to narrowly avoid a fourth straight weekly decline.

MSCI’s broadest gauge of world shares remained on track for its strongest month since November.

The index, which covers 50 markets, shed 0.86%.

U.S. indices fell back after the S&P 500 closed at a record high on Thursday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 181.85 points, or 0.53%, to 33,878.51, the S&P 500 lost 27.45 points, or 0.65%, to 4,184.02 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 104.69 points, or 0.74%, to 13,977.85.

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