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TheBull
World stocks extend losses as US hiring data weakensGlobal stock markets extended their sell-off Wednesday as disappointing US jobs
World stocks extend losses as US hiring data weakens
TheBull / Posted a minute ago
Global stock markets extended their sell-off Wednesday as disappointing US jobs figures added to concerns about slowing global growth. 05.05.2016 08:12 AM Global stock markets extended their sell-off Wednesday as disappointing US jobs figures added... Read more
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TheBull
Stocks to watch - www.thebull.com.auStocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange: BHP - BHP BILLITON FMG - FO
Stocks to watch - www.thebull.com.au
TheBull / Posted a minute ago
Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange: BHP - BHP BILLITON FMG - FORTESCUE METALS GROUP RIO - RIO TINTO NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK National Australia Bank releases half-year results on Thursday. ORG - ORIGIN ENERGY STO -... Read more
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TheBull
Merkel, Abe differ on how to fix world economyGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wedne
Merkel, Abe differ on how to fix world economy
TheBull / Posted a minute ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday disagreed on how best to kick-start the global economy ahead of a G7 meeting this month. 05.05.2016 08:42 AM German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Japanese Prime... Read more
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TheBull
Oil prices drift as US crude output fallsOil prices drifted sideways Wednesday with US futures slightly higher but Londo
Oil prices drift as US crude output falls
TheBull / Posted a minute ago
Oil prices drifted sideways Wednesday with US futures slightly higher but London slipping amid news that US oil output fell by another 100,000 barrels a day last week. 05.05.2016 08:17 AM Oil prices drifted sideways Wednesday with US futures... Read more
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TheBull
US stocks tumble on weak jobs data Wall Street stocks tumbled for the second day in a row Wednesday as data show
US stocks tumble on weak jobs data
TheBull / Posted a minute ago
Wall Street stocks tumbled for the second day in a row Wednesday as data showing weak US private-sector hiring raised worries about Friday's jobs report for April. 05.05.2016 08:16 AM Wall Street stocks tumbled... Read more
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TheBull
NAB lifts cash earnings 6.5%, loses on UKNational Australia Bank has lifted first-half earnings 6.5 per cent to $3.31 bi
NAB lifts cash earnings 6.5%, loses on UK
TheBull / Posted a minute ago
National Australia Bank has lifted first-half earnings 6.5 per cent to $3.31 billion, even as the sale of its unprofitable UK unit has dragged it into the red. Cash earnings, the bank's preferred measure of profitability, for the six months to March... Read more
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TheBull
Dollar rallies again as US services sector picks up The dollar rose for a second straight day Wednesday as data showed stronger g
Dollar rallies again as US services sector picks up
TheBull / Posted a minute ago
The dollar rose for a second straight day Wednesday as data showed stronger growth in US services activity and jobs. 05.05.2016 08:34 AM The dollar rose for a second straight day Wednesday as... Read more
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heraldscotland
Pricing battle leads to dip in Sainsbury’s profitsMike Coupe, chief executive of Sainsbury, said: “We are making good progress ag
Pricing battle leads to dip in Sainsbury’s profits
heraldscotland / Posted 2 minutes ago
Mike Coupe, chief executive of Sainsbury, said: “We are making good progress against the strategy we outlined to shareholders in November 2014 [to invest £150m a year in price cuts for three years]. We continue to outperform our main peers and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Job cuts at Castle Precision as overseas competition hits profitsIn the first quarter of 2016 the firm made approximately 15 staff redundant. “T
Job cuts at Castle Precision as overseas competition hits profits
heraldscotland / Posted 2 minutes ago
In the first quarter of 2016 the firm made approximately 15 staff redundant. “The decision was taken in order to reflect the new market demand levels after challenging conditions faced by our customers in the oil and gas and aero sectors,” said... Read more
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heraldscotland
Profits fall at Scottish Building Society after investment in membersThese include a cash ISA which pays a higher rate of interest the longer funds
Profits fall at Scottish Building Society after investment in members
heraldscotland / Posted 2 minutes ago
These include a cash ISA which pays a higher rate of interest the longer funds are invested. Mortgage borrowers are also offered the same rates whether they are new or existing members. “We don’t do teaser rates,” a spokesperson said. The society,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scotland could be serious global player in fast-growth 'fintech' sector, says new industry groupGlobal investment in fintech businesses tripled last year from $4 billion to $1
Scotland could be serious global player in fast-growth 'fintech' sector, says new industry group
heraldscotland / Posted 2 minutes ago
Global investment in fintech businesses tripled last year from $4 billion to $12bn, and is predicted to reach $46bn by 2020, according to Innovate Finance, a City of London initiative to promote the sector in the UK. “The speed of development in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Millions of email accounts compromised in massive data breach that includes Google and YahooThe news comes as a Russian opposition leader is seeking to launch a class acti
Millions of email accounts compromised in massive data breach that includes Google and Yahoo
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 minutes ago
The news comes as a Russian opposition leader is seeking to launch a class action law suit against a mobile network provider accused of helping secret services hack the phones of activists. Alexey Navalny, a prominent anti-corruption campaigner and... Read more
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The Economic Times
IndusInd Bank hopes to make more profit in rural IndiaMUMBAI: IndusInd Bank expects to earn 10% of its operating profit by March 2018
IndusInd Bank hopes to make more profit in rural India
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
MUMBAI: IndusInd Bank expects to earn 10% of its operating profit by March 2018 from rural areas, riding on the success of government schemes and fast-growing businesses such as micro finance and vehicle loans as it seeks to expand its reach within... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Universal’s Jeff Shell Promises ‘Firehose of Promotion’ for DreamWorks Animation FilmsDreamWorks Animation is set for a considerable PR push from its new owner Comca
Universal’s Jeff Shell Promises ‘Firehose of Promotion’ for DreamWorks Animation Films
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 minutes ago
DreamWorks Animation is set for a considerable PR push from its new owner Comcast. Universal Filmed Entertainment Chairman Jeff Shell said the company will go wall-to-wall with promotion for DWA during NBC’s Olympics coverage, providing the company... Read more
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The Economic Times
Record oil and gas companies in US file for bankruptcyHOUSTON: The rout in crude prices is snowballing into one of the biggest avalan
Record oil and gas companies in US file for bankruptcy
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
HOUSTON: The rout in crude prices is snowballing into one of the biggest avalanches in the history of corporate America, with 59 oil and gas companies now bankrupt after this week's filings for creditor protection by Midstates Petroleum and Ultra... Read more
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The Economic Times
Farmers open up barns as corn hits magic price levelsBy Shruti Singh & Jeff Wilson NEW YORK: The best rally for corn prices in 10 mo
Farmers open up barns as corn hits magic price levels
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Shruti Singh & Jeff Wilson NEW YORK: The best rally for corn prices in 10 months meant US farmers were frantic to sell from the mountain of grain they had been hoarding. Growers have been stockpiling supplies following a string of bumper... Read more
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The Economic Times
European Union seeks states’ view on raising sugar supplyBy Isis Almeida LONDON: The European Union has asked member states for their vi
European Union seeks states’ view on raising sugar supply
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Isis Almeida LONDON: The European Union has asked member states for their views about potentially boosting sugar supplies as stockpiles head toward the lowest in at least a decade, according to two people familiar with the matter. The European... Read more
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The Economic Times
Kishore Biyani's Future Group may merge HomeTown with FabFurnishHomeTown will be the biggest vendor on FabFurnish, which Future Group bought la
Kishore Biyani's Future Group may merge HomeTown with FabFurnish
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
HomeTown will be the biggest vendor on FabFurnish, which Future Group bought last month for about Rs 20 crore from German incubator Rocket Internet. "While it still not a board decision, we could still look at listing it as a separate entity because... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Counting the Dollars: City revenueAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - City of Amarillo staff continued its series of budget-wri
Counting the Dollars: City revenue
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 minutes ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - City of Amarillo staff continued its series of budget-writing workshops Tuesday with a presentation to the City Council and public covering where the city gets its money. The report recaps revenue collections and includes... Read more
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The Economic Times
Yuvraj Singh-promoted fund 'YouWeCan' to foray into fashionNEW DELHI: Cricketer Yuvraj Singh-promoted fund YouWeCan is venturing into the
Yuvraj Singh-promoted fund 'YouWeCan' to foray into fashion
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Cricketer Yuvraj Singh-promoted fund YouWeCan is venturing into the fast-moving fashion casualwear space under the YWC (YouWeCan) label. YouWeCan has inked a deal with listed apparel maker Suditi Industries, which makes apparel for music... Read more
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The Economic Times
Flipkart to allow big brands like Samsung, Puma to create exclusive 'stores' on the digital marketplaceBENGALURU: Flipkart is wooing some of the most-popular electronic and apparel b
Flipkart to allow big brands like Samsung, Puma to create exclusive 'stores' on the digital marketplace
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
BENGALURU: Flipkart is wooing some of the most-popular electronic and apparel brands with a new offering that allows them to create exclusive "stores" on the digital marketplace of India's largest online retailer. These stores, launched in April on... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tribune Publishing rejects Gannett's 'opportunistic' bidTribune Publishing Co. on Wednesday rejected Gannett's more than $388 million b
Tribune Publishing rejects Gannett's 'opportunistic' bid
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 minutes ago
Tribune Publishing Co. on Wednesday rejected Gannett's more than $388 million buyout offer, saying it's too little for the company that owns The Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers. USA Today owner Gannett wanted to buy Tribune... Read more
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Perth Now
Obscure model deciding our fateTHIS week’s Budget had quite a lot of moving parts — but by far the boldest was
Obscure model deciding our fate
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
THIS week’s Budget had quite a lot of moving parts — but by far the boldest was a massive cut to company tax. The top company tax rate will fall from 30 to 25 per cent within 10 years, the Treasurer swore. And it will make us richer and our lives... Read more
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Perth Now
Finance news you need to know todayHorses remain next to a car after in the village of Bento Rodrigues, Brazil on
Finance news you need to know today
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
Horses remain next to a car after in the village of Bento Rodrigues, Brazil on November 6, 2015, after a dam burst at a mining waste site unleashing a deluge of thick, red toxic mud that smothered a village killing at least 17 people and injuring... Read more
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Perth Now
Dollar sinking on rate cut concernsInvestors have been selling off the Aussie since Tuesday. THE Australian dolla
Dollar sinking on rate cut concerns
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
Investors have been selling off the Aussie since Tuesday. THE Australian dollar is sharply lower on the back of the Reserve Bank’s rate cut. At 0630 AEST on Thursday, the local unit was trading at 74.54 US cents, down from 75.12 cents on... Read more
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Perth Now
Australian market set to open lowerIn Australia, the market on Wednesday closed more than one per cent lower. THE
Australian market set to open lower
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
In Australia, the market on Wednesday closed more than one per cent lower. THE Australian market looks set to open lower after Wall Street fell, weighed down by tepid data on private sector US jobs and a retreat in biotech shares. At 0645 AEST on... Read more
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Perth Now
Meat sold in illegal street dealsTHIEVES have set up an illegal trade selling stolen groceries for half price.
Meat sold in illegal street deals
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
THIEVES have set up an illegal trade selling stolen groceries for half price. In the shadows of Melbourne’s carparks and even on the streets, criminals target the elderly and swap money for steak and even olive oil. Supermarkets are losing are... Read more
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Perth Now
NAB dragged to 1H loss by Clydesdale saleNational Australia Bank has reported a first-half loss of $1.74 billion after u
NAB dragged to 1H loss by Clydesdale sale
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
National Australia Bank has reported a first-half loss of $1.74 billion after unloading the unprofitable Clydesdale Bank. Cash earnings, the bank's preferred measure of profitability, were up 6.5 per cent to $3.31 billion for the six months to March... Read more
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Perth Now
Scentre posts quarterly sales growthThe owner of Westfield shopping malls in Australia and New Zealand has seen str
Scentre posts quarterly sales growth
Perth Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
The owner of Westfield shopping malls in Australia and New Zealand has seen strong sales growth in the March quarter. Scentre Group says specialty sales rose 4.5 per cent during the quarter in Australia and 6.3 per cent in New Zealand. The group... Read more
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WA Today
NAB profits rise 6.5 per cent to $3.3bNational Australia Bank said its first-half cash profit rose 6.5 per cent to $3
NAB profits rise 6.5 per cent to $3.3b
WA Today / Posted 6 minutes ago
National Australia Bank said its first-half cash profit rose 6.5 per cent to $3.3 billion and kept its interim dividend unchanged at 99¢ a share. The statutory measure of earnings, which includes the impact of NAB selling its United Kingdom business... Read more
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