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Zero Hedge
Full Summary Of Chinese Actions To Prevent An All-Out Economic CollapseLast summer, China unleashed an unprecedented array of measures - up to and inc
Full Summary Of Chinese Actions To Prevent An All-Out Economic Collapse
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Last summer, China unleashed an unprecedented array of measures - up to and including the arrest of "malicious short sellers" and prominent hedge fund mangers - to prevent its stock market bubble from bursting. It failed. A few months later, the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Island of Nickel Losing Money as World’s Mines Shun Output Cuts(Bloomberg) -- On a remote island in the Pacific Ocean, mine owners like Glenco
Island of Nickel Losing Money as World’s Mines Shun Output Cuts
Swissinfo / Posted 16 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- On a remote island in the Pacific Ocean, mine owners like Glencore Plc and Vale SA are losing money on every ton of nickel they unearth in what amounts to a contest to see who can endure the agony longer. A prolonged surplus of nickel... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to goBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to go
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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WA Today
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to goBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to go
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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17d
The Age
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to goBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to go
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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17d
Sydney Morning Herald
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to goBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to go
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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Canberra Times
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to goBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays quits Australia, 80 jobs set to go
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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The Age
Barclays pulls out of Australian marketBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays pulls out of Australian market
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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17d
Sydney Morning Herald
Barclays pulls out of Australian marketBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays pulls out of Australian market
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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17d
Canberra Times
Barclays pulls out of Australian marketBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays pulls out of Australian market
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Bloomberg Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australian market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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17d
Swissinfo
Regulation Made the World More Dangerous, Blackstone CEO Says(Bloomberg) -- Financial regulators failed banks before the financial crisis, t
Regulation Made the World More Dangerous, Blackstone CEO Says
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Financial regulators failed banks before the financial crisis, then stifled the industry’s recovery in Europe, according to Blackstone Group LP Chief Executive Officer Steve Schwarzman. Schwarzman, speaking at the World Economic Forum... Read more
17d
Brisbane Times
Barclays pulls out of Australian marketBarclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their
Barclays pulls out of Australian market
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
Barclays will quit the Australian market with about 80 staff set to lose their jobs. Photo: Akio Kon Barclays has executed a rapid exit from the Australia market, as the investment bank seeks to cut costs by slashing jobs across the Asia-Pacific... Read more
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Market Watch
Barclays to sell some stake in African unitBarclays PLC was one the few western banks to blaze a trail into sub-Saharan Af
Barclays to sell some stake in African unit
Market Watch / Posted 20 days ago
Barclays PLC was one the few western banks to blaze a trail into sub-Saharan Africa. Now it is preparing to stage a gradual retreat. Barclays executives have concluded that being the majority owner of a sprawling African business no longer fits with... Read more
20d
Science Daily
Future pandemics pose massive risks to human lives, global economic security: New reportThe Commission recommended an investment of approximately $4.5 billion per year
Future pandemics pose massive risks to human lives, global economic security: New report
Science Daily / Posted 20 days ago
The Commission recommended an investment of approximately $4.5 billion per year -- which equates to 65 cents per person -- to enhance prevention, detection, and preparedness. The biggest component of this investment is to upgrade public health... Read more
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Swissinfo
Overheard in Davos Bar: 'Never Wrong, Often Early'(Bloomberg) -- "Never wrong, often early" will be a handy line for Davos Man an
Overheard in Davos Bar: 'Never Wrong, Often Early'
Swissinfo / Posted 23 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- "Never wrong, often early" will be a handy line for Davos Man and Davos Woman this year. One year ago, delegates to the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort tended to say the Federal Reserve would bide its time before raising... Read more
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Business Standard India
China trade surplus swells as exports rise in DecemberExports climbed 2.3% in yuan terms from a year earlier, the customs administrat
China trade surplus swells as exports rise in December
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
Exports climbed 2.3% in yuan terms from a year earlier, the customs administration said Wednesday, compared with a 3.7% drop in NovemberExports climbed 2.3% in yuan terms from a year earlier, the... Read more
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26d
Business Standard India
Yuan soars as China steps up interventionChina buys currency in Hong Kong, to deter bearish speculatorsChina buys curren
Yuan soars as China steps up intervention
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
China buys currency in Hong Kong, to deter bearish speculatorsChina buys currency in Hong Kong, to deter bearish speculatorsChina stepped up its defense of the yuan, buying the currency in Hong Kong and... Read more
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27d
Zero Hedge
Chinese Stocks Plunge, Asia At 4 Year Lows But PBOC Currency Intervention Pushes US Futures HigherOnce again, China was faced with the unpleasant task of deciding which asset cl
Chinese Stocks Plunge, Asia At 4 Year Lows But PBOC Currency Intervention Pushes US Futures Higher
Zero Hedge / Posted 27 days ago
Once again, China was faced with the unpleasant task of deciding which asset class to intervene in: its plunging stock market, or its currency. It chose the latter, and as a result after a turbulent start the Shanghai Composite sank by 5.3% to close... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Crash After Spiraling Chinese Devaluation Unleashes Worldwide Chaos And SellingIn yesterday's overnight market wrap, we commented that while Chinese stocks ha
Global Stocks Crash After Spiraling Chinese Devaluation Unleashes Worldwide Chaos And Selling
Zero Hedge / Posted a month ago
In yesterday's overnight market wrap, we commented that while Chinese stocks had succeeded in levitating following another massive government intervention, "the global market was far more focused with what was going on in China's currency, which as... Read more
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Swissinfo
Steven Sun, Who Helped UBS Arrange Bank of China IPO, Dies at 58(Bloomberg) -- Steven Sun, who headed investment banking for Asia financial ins
Steven Sun, Who Helped UBS Arrange Bank of China IPO, Dies at 58
Swissinfo / Posted a month ago
(Bloomberg) -- Steven Sun, who headed investment banking for Asia financial institutions at UBS Group AG and helped the company with its role in the $11.2 billion Bank of China Ltd. share sale, has died. He was 58. He died Jan. 2 in San Francisco,... Read more

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