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TheBull
European markets find ECB cheer and Chinese holiday respiteEuropean stocks shot higher Thursday as investors enjoyed a respite from volati
European markets find ECB cheer and Chinese holiday respite
TheBull / Posted yesterday
European stocks shot higher Thursday as investors enjoyed a respite from volatile Chinese markets, closed for a long holiday weekend, and took cheer from hints of more central bank stimulus. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbed 1.82 percent to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US and euro zone business improves, Asia a concernLONDON/NEW YORK: Global manufacturing and service sector activity expanded in A
US and euro zone business improves, Asia a concern
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
LONDON/NEW YORK: Global manufacturing and service sector activity expanded in August at the same pace as in July, with both the U.S. and euro zone doing better than Asia, according to purchasing manager surveys. "Scratching beneath the headline... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. and euro zone business improves, Asia a concernSUVs move through the assembly line at the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arl
U.S. and euro zone business improves, Asia a concern
Reuters / Posted yesterday
SUVs move through the assembly line at the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington, Texas June 9, 2015. LONDON/NEW YORK Global manufacturing and service sector activity expanded in August at the same pace as in July, with both the U.S. and euro... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
European markets find ECB cheer and Chinese holiday respitePARIS: European stocks shot higher on Thursday (Sep 3) as investors enjoyed a r
European markets find ECB cheer and Chinese holiday respite
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
PARIS: European stocks shot higher on Thursday (Sep 3) as investors enjoyed a respite from volatile Chinese markets, closed for a long holiday weekend, and took cheer from hints of more central bank stimulus. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Euro zone business growth at four-year high, France lags furtherEuro zone business activity accelerated at its fastest pace in more than four y
Euro zone business growth at four-year high, France lags further
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Euro zone business activity accelerated at its fastest pace in more than four years last month, according to surveys that highlighted an ongoing divergence between laggard France and the other big economies in the currency bloc. A generally upbeat... Read more
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iol.co.za
Business growth his high in EuropeLondon - Euro zone business activity accelerated at its fastest pace in more th
Business growth his high in Europe
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
London - Euro zone business activity accelerated at its fastest pace in more than four years last month, according to surveys that highlighted an ongoing divergence between laggard France and the other big economies in the currency bloc. A generally... Read more
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Reuters
Euro zone business growth at four-year high, France lags furtherEuro coins are seen in front of displayed flag and map of European Union in thi
Euro zone business growth at four-year high, France lags further
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Euro coins are seen in front of displayed flag and map of European Union in this picture illustration taken in Zenica, May 28 2015. LONDON Euro zone business activity accelerated at its fastest pace in more than four years last month, according to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
ECB mulls policy response to market turmoil over ChinaFRANKFURT - The European Central Bank looks set to keep its monetary policy gun
ECB mulls policy response to market turmoil over China
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
FRANKFURT - The European Central Bank looks set to keep its monetary policy gunpowder dry when its decision-making governing council convenes next week, despite the recent turmoil that has engulfed global markets, analysts said. The ECB is unlikely... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
ECB mulls policy response to market turmoil over Chinaby Simon Morgan Frankfurt, Germany | AFP – The European Central Bank looks set
ECB mulls policy response to market turmoil over China
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
by Simon Morgan Frankfurt, Germany | AFP – The European Central Bank looks set to keep its monetary policy gunpowder dry when its decision-making governing council convenes next week, despite the recent turmoil that has engulfed global markets,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Eurozone lending picks up in July but China risk loomsLending to eurozone households and firms accelerated slightly in July, European
Eurozone lending picks up in July but China risk looms
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
Lending to eurozone households and firms accelerated slightly in July, European Central Bank data showed yesterday, in a sign that the bank’s aggressive asset-purchase programme is bringing some results. Lending growth to households picked up to 1.9... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bears Circle Swiss Stocks Already Slammed by Franc, China Slump(Bloomberg) -- First it was the strengthening of its currency in January that s
Bears Circle Swiss Stocks Already Slammed by Franc, China Slump
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- First it was the strengthening of its currency in January that sent Switzerland’s stocks down, only to recover two months later. Now it’s China’s economy, and this time options traders don’t see a speedy recovery. With a 6.5 percent... Read more
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The News & Observer
Monsanto withdraws offer for Syngenta | News & Observer August 26, 2015 Monsanto Co. abandoned its latest effort
Monsanto withdraws offer for Syngenta
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
| News & Observer August 26, 2015 Monsanto Co. abandoned its latest effort to acquire Syngenta, the world’s top maker of pesticides, after a sweetened bid valuing the... Read more
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Business Insurance
Proposed Zurich, RSA merger receives lukewarm responseZurich Insurance Group Ltd.'s offer for rival RSA Insurance Group P.L.C. is bei
Proposed Zurich, RSA merger receives lukewarm response
Business Insurance / Posted 10 days ago
Zurich Insurance Group Ltd.'s offer for rival RSA Insurance Group P.L.C. is being greeted with muted reaction from industry observers. Zurich on Tuesday made an all-cash offer to buy London-based RSA in a deal that would value RSA at about �5.6... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
German economy braves global stormsFRANKFURT - The German economy, Europe's biggest, stands rock solid in the curr
German economy braves global storms
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
FRANKFURT - The German economy, Europe's biggest, stands rock solid in the current stormy global economic seas, with growth picking up, confidence on the rise and its public finances firmly in the black, data showed on Tuesday. German exports are... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Ireland's Malin to appoint Kelly Martin as new CEODUBLIN Irish life sciences investment firm Malin (MLCM.I) will appoint director
Ireland's Malin to appoint Kelly Martin as new CEO
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 12 days ago
DUBLIN Irish life sciences investment firm Malin (MLCM.I) will appoint director and former Elan chief Kelly Martin as its chief executive as part of a reshuffle of its management team, two sources close to the company said on Sunday. Malin was set... Read more
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iol.co.za
UK inflation rises to 1.2%REUTERSA man sits on a bus as it passes the Bank of England in the financial di
UK inflation rises to 1.2%
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
REUTERSA man sits on a bus as it passes the Bank of England in the financial district of the City of London. London - Britain’s inflation rate unexpectedly rose in July and a core measure of price growth increased to the highest in five months. The... Read more
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iafrica.com
Merkel wants IMF involvement with GreeceGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP German Chancellor Angela Merkel i
Merkel wants IMF involvement with Greece
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fund must participate in Greece's new bailout, but doubts about IMF involvement are complicating her bid to sell MPs the deal ahead of... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Merkel wants IMF involvement with GreeceGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP German Chancellor Angela Merkel i
Merkel wants IMF involvement with Greece
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 17 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: AFP German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fund must participate in Greece's new bailout, but doubts about IMF involvement are complicating her bid to sell MPs the deal ahead of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Merkel looks for support on Greek bailoutBerlin - German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fun
Merkel looks for support on Greek bailout
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Berlin - German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fund must participate in Greece's new bailout, but doubts about IMF involvement are complicating her bid to sell MPs the deal ahead of Wednesday's key parliamentary... Read more
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Business Insider
Now it looks like Merkel may not be able to put the Greek bailout togetherMonday's front page of mass-circulation daily Bild accused Merkel of breaking h
Now it looks like Merkel may not be able to put the Greek bailout together
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
Monday's front page of mass-circulation daily Bild accused Merkel of breaking her promise that the IMF would be party to the new 86 billion euro ($95 billion) Greek bailout approved by eurozone finance ministers Friday. The Fund, whose chief... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Merkel battles worries about IMF involvement in Greek bailoutBERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fun
Merkel battles worries about IMF involvement in Greek bailout
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fund must participate in Greece's new bailout, but doubts about IMF involvement are complicating her bid to sell MPs the deal ahead of Wednesday's key parliamentary... Read more
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TheBull
Merkel battles worries about IMF involvement in Greek bailoutGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fund must pa
Merkel battles worries about IMF involvement in Greek bailout
TheBull / Posted 17 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fund must participate in Greece's new bailout, but doubts about IMF involvement are complicating her bid to sell MPs the deal ahead of Wednesday's key parliamentary vote. Monday's... Read more
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Eu Business
Merkel battles worries about IMF involvement in Greek bailout — EU(BERLIN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary F
Merkel battles worries about IMF involvement in Greek bailout — EU
Eu Business / Posted 17 days ago
(BERLIN) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the International Monetary Fund must participate in Greece's new bailout, but doubts about IMF involvement are complicating her bid to sell MPs the deal ahead of Wednesday's key parliamentary... Read more
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Times of Malta
World stocks set for weekly drop, bruised by yuan’s weaknessEquities on world bourses were on track to end the week mostly lower at midsess
World stocks set for weekly drop, bruised by yuan’s weakness
Times of Malta / Posted 20 days ago
Equities on world bourses were on track to end the week mostly lower at midsession yesterday, after China’s surprise currency devaluation on Tuesday. US stock indexes were little changed for the session, bond yields were slightly higher and the US... Read more
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Independent
Tsipras faces a battle for survival, despite Greek backing for bailoutSyriza swept to power in January on an anti-austerity platform but Mr Tsipras o
Tsipras faces a battle for survival, despite Greek backing for bailout
Independent / Posted 20 days ago
Syriza swept to power in January on an anti-austerity platform but Mr Tsipras only won the Athens vote yesterday with the backing of opposition parties as 46 MPs in his party rebelled over the spending cuts and tax rises included in the bailout deal.... Read more
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Swissinfo
Global Chinese Consumer Leaves No Winners in Luxury Stocks Rout(Bloomberg) -- The rout in European luxury-goods makers is sparing nobody -- re
Global Chinese Consumer Leaves No Winners in Luxury Stocks Rout
Swissinfo / Posted 22 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The rout in European luxury-goods makers is sparing nobody -- regardless of how much they sell in China. Burberry Group Plc and Hugo Boss AG plunged more than 7 percent in two days after China devalued its currency, even though the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hutchison, Vimpelcom to merge Italian mobile businessesMILAN/PARIS: Vimpelcom and Hutchison have agreed to combine their Italian mobil
Hutchison, Vimpelcom to merge Italian mobile businesses
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
MILAN/PARIS: Vimpelcom and Hutchison have agreed to combine their Italian mobile operations in a long-awaited deal that would cut the number of players in Europe's fourth-largest telecom market to three from four. The 50-50 joint venture, if... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hutchison, VimpelCom to merge Italian mobile businessesVimpelCom Ltd. and Hutchison have agreed to combine their Italian mobile operat
Hutchison, VimpelCom to merge Italian mobile businesses
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
VimpelCom Ltd. and Hutchison have agreed to combine their Italian mobile operations in a long-awaited deal that would cut the number of players in Europe’s fourth-largest telecom market to three from four. The 50-50 joint venture, if approved by... Read more
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iol.co.za
Shire needs to sweeten Baxalta dealLondon - Shire CE Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his pocket if he
Shire needs to sweeten Baxalta deal
iol.co.za / Posted 30 days ago
London - Shire CE Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his pocket if he wants to win US biotech company Baxalta. The Danish doctor running the London-listed drugmaker from offices in Massachusetts is not taking the easy option with his $30... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Shire seen having to sweeten US$30 billion offer to win BaxaltaLONDON: Shire Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his p
Shire seen having to sweeten US$30 billion offer to win Baxalta
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
LONDON: Shire Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his pocket if he wants to win U.S. biotech company Baxalta. The Danish doctor running the London-listed drugmaker from offices in Massachusetts is not taking the easy option... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Shire seen having to sweeten $30 billion offer to win BaxaltaLONDON Shire Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his po
Shire seen having to sweeten $30 billion offer to win Baxalta
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 30 days ago
LONDON Shire Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his pocket if he wants to win U.S. biotech company Baxalta. The Danish doctor running the London-listed drugmaker from offices in Massachusetts is not taking the easy option... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Shire seen having to sweeten $30 billion offer to win BaxaltaA sign sits in front of Shire's manufacturing facility in Lexington, Massachuse
Shire seen having to sweeten $30 billion offer to win Baxalta
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 30 days ago
A sign sits in front of Shire's manufacturing facility in Lexington, Massachusetts July 18, 2014. LONDON Shire (SHP.L) Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his pocket if he wants to win U.S. biotech company Baxalta... Read more
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Reuters
Shire seen having to sweeten $30 billion offer to win BaxaltaLONDON Shire Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his po
Shire seen having to sweeten $30 billion offer to win Baxalta
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
LONDON Shire Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov will need to dig deeper in his pocket if he wants to win U.S. biotech company Baxalta. The Danish doctor running the London-listed drugmaker from offices in Massachusetts is not taking the easy option... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Alexis Tsipras defends Yanis Varoufakis over secret Grexit planAlexis Tsipras, the Greek prime minister, has launched a staunch defence of his
Alexis Tsipras defends Yanis Varoufakis over secret Grexit plan
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
Alexis Tsipras, the Greek prime minister, has launched a staunch defence of his former right-hand man Yanis Varoufakis following revelations that the ex-finance minister drew up secret plans to ditch the euro if bailout talks failed. Varoufakis, who... Read more
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The Age
Russia can survive oil at $US40 as economy adjustsRussian President Vladimir Putin is facing economic pressure. Photo: Reuters E
Russia can survive oil at $US40 as economy adjusts
The Age / Posted 1 months ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin is facing economic pressure. Photo: Reuters Eleven months of surviving with oil below $US100 have left Russia hardened enough to endure a monthlong drop to $US40 a barrel, a survey of economists showed. Crude at... Read more
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Canberra Times
Russia can survive oil at $US40 as economy adjustsRussian President Vladimir Putin is facing economic pressure. Photo: Reuters E
Russia can survive oil at $US40 as economy adjusts
Canberra Times / Posted 1 months ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin is facing economic pressure. Photo: Reuters Eleven months of surviving with oil below $US100 have left Russia hardened enough to endure a monthlong drop to $US40 a barrel, a survey of economists showed. Crude at... Read more

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