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The Hindu
Stocks tumble, rupee dipsThe BSE Sensex recorded its lowest closing level since July 2014. Outflow of f
Stocks tumble, rupee dips
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
The BSE Sensex recorded its lowest closing level since July 2014. Outflow of funds from equities on global economic worries, coupled with fear of a deficient monsoon, dragged the benchmark BSE Sensex down by more than two per cent, recording its... Read more
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The Hindu
Silver rises on steady industrial demand; gold steadyTraders and stockists opted to stay on the sidelines in the wake of unprecedent
Silver rises on steady industrial demand; gold steady
The Hindu / Posted 14 hours ago
Traders and stockists opted to stay on the sidelines in the wake of unprecedented volatility in the equity and currency markets worldwide. Silver prices firmed up further in an otherwise lacklustre domestic bullion market here due to sustained... Read more
2d
The Globe and Mail
Lower loonie lures Canadians to currency-hedged ETFsCurrency-hedged exchange-traded funds saw an uptick in popularity after the Can
Lower loonie lures Canadians to currency-hedged ETFs
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Currency-hedged exchange-traded funds saw an uptick in popularity after the Canadian dollar dropped to near 75 cents (U.S.) last month, a sign that investors could be increasing bets that the loonie will reverse some of its recent losses. Despite... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar begins week under pressure, but above last week's lowsA money changer counts U.S. dollar bills, with Turkish lira banknotes in the ba
Dollar begins week under pressure, but above last week's lows
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
A money changer counts U.S. dollar bills, with Turkish lira banknotes in the background, at an currency exchange office in central Istanbul, Turkey, August 21, 2015. TOKYO The dollar began the week under pressure on Monday, on track for monthly... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Dollar begins week under pressure, but above last week's lowsA money changer counts U.S. dollar bills, with Turkish lira banknotes in the ba
Dollar begins week under pressure, but above last week's lows
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
A money changer counts U.S. dollar bills, with Turkish lira banknotes in the background, at an currency exchange office in central Istanbul, Turkey, August 21, 2015. TOKYO The dollar began the week under pressure on Monday, on track for monthly... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
History-chasing Serena already best ever-analystsNEW YORK - Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis,
History-chasing Serena already best ever-analysts
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK - Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis, but as far as several top analysts are concerned, the 33-year-old American has already established herself as the greatest women's player ever. Williams would become... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Grand Slam question: Who can challenge Serena?Serena Williams (USA) reacts to a shot in the tiebreaker against Simona Halep (
Grand Slam question: Who can challenge Serena?
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
Serena Williams (USA) reacts to a shot in the tiebreaker against Simona Halep (not pictured) in the finals during the Western and Southern Open tennis tournament at the Linder Family Tennis Center. Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports NEW YORK Serena... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
History-chasing Serena already best ever: analystsAug 23, 2015; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Serena Williams (USA) serves against Simona
History-chasing Serena already best ever: analysts
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
Aug 23, 2015; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Serena Williams (USA) serves against Simona Halep (not pictured) in the finals during the Western and Southern Open tennis tournament at the Linder Family Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Grand Slam question - Who can challenge Serena?Serena Williams (USA) charges the net to return a shot against Tsventana Pironk
Grand Slam question - Who can challenge Serena?
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 7 days ago
Serena Williams (USA) charges the net to return a shot against Tsventana Pironkova (not pictured) on day five during the Western and Southern Open tennis tournament at Linder Family Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports NEW... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
History-chasing Serena already best everNEW YORK: Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis,
History-chasing Serena already best ever
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK: Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis, but as far as several top analysts are concerned, the 33-year-old American has already established herself as the greatest women's player ever. Williams would become only... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Investors take a breather after a breathtaking weekExhausted from a wild ride that saw stock prices whipsaw over the course of a w
Investors take a breather after a breathtaking week
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Exhausted from a wild ride that saw stock prices whipsaw over the course of a week, equity markets took a bit of a breather Friday as investors calmed down, or headed for the cottage. The Dow Jones industrial average was off 12 points, the S&P 500... Read more
7d
FOX Business
This Soon Shall Pass - A Market Returning to FundamentalsThe S&P 500 posted a 6% gain over the past two trading sessions after staging a
This Soon Shall Pass - A Market Returning to Fundamentals
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
The S&P 500 posted a 6% gain over the past two trading sessions after staging a dramatic 11% free fall that started late last week. Last Monday, U.S. crude oil prices settled below $39.00 – the first time since 2009 – only to snap-back Thursday with... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Asia extends stocks rally as upbeat US GDP calms nervesSINGAPORE/TOKYO - Asian shares extended a global rally on Friday after upbeat U
Asia extends stocks rally as upbeat US GDP calms nerves
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 8 days ago
SINGAPORE/TOKYO - Asian shares extended a global rally on Friday after upbeat U.S. economic data calmed sentiment, with Chinese stocks jumping for the second day following a rocky start to the week. Wall Street rose sharply overnight thanks to... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Calmer markets thanks to U.S. not China Stocks rise around the world, following the biggest rise on Wall Street in fo
Calmer markets thanks to U.S. not China
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 8 days ago
Stocks rise around the world, following the biggest rise on Wall Street in four years. But as Ciara Lee reoports it was news from the U.S. Federal Reserve not China that sparked the boost and there are still... Read more
8d
Business Standard India
Markets surge on strong global cues; Sensex reclaims 26,000All the sectoral indices are trading in the green, with financials and pharma i
Markets surge on strong global cues; Sensex reclaims 26,000
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
All the sectoral indices are trading in the green, with financials and pharma indices soaring by almost 2% each.All the sectoral indices are trading in the green, with financials and pharma... Read more
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9d
Elmira Star-Gazette
Regan: Markets' wild ride to get even bumpierAfter more than six years of a Fed-induced sugar high, Wall Street is waking up
Regan: Markets' wild ride to get even bumpier
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
After more than six years of a Fed-induced sugar high, Wall Street is waking up to the realization that stocks are too richly valued. China, commodities and central bank policies are all taking their toll on an increasingly fragile market. Buckle... Read more
10d
Op-Ed News
In Troubled Times, the Federal Reserve Must Work for EveryoneIt's been a chaotic few days for the world's markets. Recent events do not pain
In Troubled Times, the Federal Reserve Must Work for Everyone
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
It's been a chaotic few days for the world's markets. Recent events do not paint the picture of a stable economy guided by rational minds. Instead, the world of global finance looks more like a playground in need of adult supervision. Like other... Read more
10d
TheStreet.com
Can China's Economy Get Any Worse? Yes, in 2016NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- China's latest move to cut interest rates may be more a
Can China's Economy Get Any Worse? Yes, in 2016
TheStreet.com / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- China's latest move to cut interest rates may be more about supporting the country's fragile economy than helping to support Chinese stocks, according to IHS Director of Sovereign Risk Jan Randolph. "China is trying to... Read more
10d
TheStreet.com
The Worst For China's Economy May Not Come Until 2016 – IHS China's latest move to cut interest rates may be more about supporting the co
The Worst For China's Economy May Not Come Until 2016 – IHS
TheStreet.com / Posted 10 days ago
China's latest move to cut interest rates may be more about supporting the country's fragile economy than helping to support Chinese stocks. IHS' Director of Sovereign Risk Jan Randolph... Read more
10d
The Globe and Mail
Oil rallies but still near 6-1/2-year lowsOil bounced back from heavy losses on Tuesday but global oversupply and worries
Oil rallies but still near 6-1/2-year lows
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Oil bounced back from heavy losses on Tuesday but global oversupply and worries over the severity of the economic slowdown in China, the world’s top commodity consumer, kept prices near 6-1/2-year lows. European equity markets recovered on Tuesday... Read more
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Zawya
Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian economic woesOil & GasUPDATE 2-Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian econo
Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian economic woesOil & Gas
Zawya / Posted 10 days ago
UPDATE 2-Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian economic woes * Asian stocks still down despite rebounds from early tumble * Goldman sees no global recession, but weak commodities * HSBC says more trouble ahead, but no... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian economic woesBy Henning Gloystein China's major stock indexes slumped more than 6 percent t
Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian economic woes
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
By Henning Gloystein China's major stock indexes slumped more than 6 percent to 8-month lows in early trade on Tuesday before paring losses, after a catastrophic Monday that destabilised financial markets around the world and sparked fears of a hard... Read more
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11d
Reuters
Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian economic woesA customer prepares to fill the tank of her car at a fuel station in Sint Piete
Oil claws back some losses but remains at 2009 levels over Asian economic woes
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
A customer prepares to fill the tank of her car at a fuel station in Sint Pieters Leeuw December 5, 2014. SINGAPORE Crude oil markets recovered somewhat on Tuesday from sharp falls in the previous session but they remained at 2009 levels as Asian... Read more
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Providence Business News
S&P 500 corrects, oil routed as selloff in risk assets deepensNEW YORK - American stocks provided no refuge from the rout in all but the safe
S&P 500 corrects, oil routed as selloff in risk assets deepens
Providence Business News / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK - American stocks provided no refuge from the rout in all but the safest of global assets, as the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index sank into a correction. The S&P 500 plunged 3.9 percent in a seesaw session that saw the gauge erase more than... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Stocks plunge after opening bellNEW YORK - The U.S. stock markets plunged after the opening bell on Monday. Th
Stocks plunge after opening bell
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK - The U.S. stock markets plunged after the opening bell on Monday. The Dow dropped more than 1,000 points, before regaining some of the losses. The Dow recovered nearly 500 of that, then bounced around. At 8:01 a.m., the Dow was down 600... Read more
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New Kerala
Finance Minister, deputy maintain that Indian economy strongest in the world Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and his Minister of State Jayant Sinha on Monda
Finance Minister, deputy maintain that Indian economy strongest in the world
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and his Minister of State Jayant Sinha on Monday said that they were bullish about the prospects and performance of the Indian economy,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Protect your capital as global economy sputtersThe markets are likely to witness a turbulent phase this weekWe could see indiv
Protect your capital as global economy sputters
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
The markets are likely to witness a turbulent phase this weekWe could see individual stocks plummeting to their lower circuits. We could have the 8000 mark breached in the next few days. The immediate... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Why China Devalued: Global OversupplyIf I demand a new widget today, a supplier will build one for me. If I later ch
Why China Devalued: Global Oversupply
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
If I demand a new widget today, a supplier will build one for me. If I later change my mind, the widget will still exist. Perhaps my supplier relied on debt to fund its construction. If so, the supplier now has to find a new source of demand or they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transcript of an Online Press Briefing With the IMF Managing DirectorWashington, D.C. July 29, 2015 Webcast of the press briefing SPEAKERS: Chri
Transcript of an Online Press Briefing With the IMF Managing Director
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Washington, D.C. July 29, 2015 Webcast of the press briefing SPEAKERS: Christine Lagarde Managing Director, IMF Gerry Rice Director, Communications Department, IMF MR. RICE: Good morning, everyone. And welcome to this Press Briefing here, at... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee tumbles to two-year low against dollarThe benchmark Sensex closes at 27607.82 with a loss of 323.82 points Taking cu
Rupee tumbles to two-year low against dollar
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
The benchmark Sensex closes at 27607.82 with a loss of 323.82 points Taking cue from global markets, the rupee tumbled on Thursday to a two-year low below 65.50-mark against the dollar, while equities dipped more than one per cent on bourses. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wall St. falls on China worries; Fed minutes awaitedREUTERS: Wall Street was sharply lower on Wednesday as investors worried about
Wall St. falls on China worries; Fed minutes awaited
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
REUTERS: Wall Street was sharply lower on Wednesday as investors worried about the effect of China's slowing growth ahead of the minutes from the latest U.S. Fed meeting that could give clues regarding the timing of a rate increase. Energy and... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Fed Chair Yellen Has Herself in a Corner, No Move on Rates – Trading Director Kitco News -- As markets await the release of the minutes for the July Federa
Fed Chair Yellen Has Herself in a Corner, No Move on Rates – Trading Director
TheStreet.com / Posted 16 days ago
Kitco News -- As markets await the release of the minutes for the July Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, Kitco Metal’s Global Trading Director, Peter Hug said... Read more
16d
Business Insider
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right nowGood Morning! US Futures are showing a lower opening, with S&P off 23bp and Rus
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
Good Morning! US Futures are showing a lower opening, with S&P off 23bp and Russell getting hit for 40bp. This mirrors weakness overseas, as the DAX is off 1.1% in decent volume – led lower by a drop in the Materials and Consumer Sectors. The FTSE is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Three top picks from Horizons’ Jon VialouxJon Vialoux is research analyst at Horizons ETFs Management Canada. His focus i
Three top picks from Horizons’ Jon Vialoux
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Jon Vialoux is research analyst at Horizons ETFs Management Canada. His focus is technical analysis and seasonal investing. BMO Low Volatility Canadian Equity ETF (ZLB.TO)This is a top pick that I last provided during my appearance on BNN Market... Read more
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The Hindu
Rupee likely to remain weak despite better economic indicatorsLot of factors have contributed to the recent fall of the rupee against the dol
Rupee likely to remain weak despite better economic indicators
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
Lot of factors have contributed to the recent fall of the rupee against the dollar. The major reason has been the concerns about an imminent interest rate hike by the U.S. Fed after almost a decade which led the dollar index mounting to a... Read more
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The Hindu
India steels itself to face impact of yuan devaluationWith China’s central bank following up on Tuesday’s devaluation of its tightly
India steels itself to face impact of yuan devaluation
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
With China’s central bank following up on Tuesday’s devaluation of its tightly controlled currency, yuan, by 1.9 per cent with another 1 per cent cut on Wednesday, India increased the import duty on certain steel products by 2.5 per cent. This is... Read more
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The Hindu
Gold crashes to four-year lowContinuing its slide for the fourth consecutive day, gold prices on Thursday di
Gold crashes to four-year low
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
Continuing its slide for the fourth consecutive day, gold prices on Thursday dipped below Rs.25,000 by losing Rs.40 to trade at over four-year lows of Rs.24,980 per 10 gram at the domestic bullion market. Moreover, the precious metal was trading at... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rand hits fresh 14-year low as economy strugglesInvestors are worried that growth in Africa's most advanced economy has remaine
Rand hits fresh 14-year low as economy struggles
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 30 days ago
Investors are worried that growth in Africa's most advanced economy has remained subdued since a 2009 recession with output seen below 2 percent this year, partly due to the worst electricity crisis in seven years. The economic development minister... Read more
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