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EuroNews
Bank of England's McCafferty talks of slowing economy - attendees of business conferenceLONDON (Reuters) – Bank of England policymaker Ian McCafferty talked on Wednesd
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LONDON (Reuters) – Bank of England policymaker Ian McCafferty talked on Wednesday about a slowing British economy, according to two people who attended a private business conference where he spoke. McCafferty addressed a private event hosted by the... Read more
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EuroNews
Stellar Diamonds seeks to fund first post-Ebola mine in Sierra Leone By Barbara Lewis LONDON (Reuters) – Stellar Diamonds , a London-list
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By Barbara Lewis LONDON (Reuters) – Stellar Diamonds , a London-listed small-cap, is seeking funding for a $45 million (£33.19 million) diamond project in Sierra Leone it... Read more
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EuroNews
Economists see Bank of England mistake in cutting rates now - Reuters pollBy Jonathan Cable LONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England will raise interest ra
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By Jonathan Cable LONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England will raise interest rates for the first time in a decade at its next meeting, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Wednesday, with a large majority saying such a move would be a mistake. A... Read more
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EuroNews
Alten feels chill from British bank and oil spending freezeBy Michal Aleksandrowicz and Alan Charlish (Reuters) – Alten said fin
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By Michal Aleksandrowicz and Alan Charlish (Reuters) – Alten said financial services and oil and gas clients in Britain held back on new spending in the first half, as a fall in margins at the French technology and engineering consultancy... Read more
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EuroNews
Airbus opens new facility in ChinaAirbus has inaugurated its first wide-body jet faciliity outside Europe, openin
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Airbus has inaugurated its first wide-body jet faciliity outside Europe, opening a completion centre in China in a bid to capitalise on an aviation market that’s set to become the world’s biggest within a decade. Europe’s largest aerospace firm on... Read more
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EuroNews
Prudence, politics force Fed to begin shedding U.S. bonds By Jonathan Spicer NEWYORK (Reuters) – Prudence and politics are driving the
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By Jonathan Spicer NEWYORK (Reuters) – Prudence and politics are driving the U.S. Federal Reserve to trim its $4.5-trillion (£3.32 trillion) asset portfolio, which the Fed accumulated to... Read more
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Market Watch
How likely is it that the Fed will crash the stock market?Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen The Federal Reserve’s printing presses
Market Watch / Posted moments ago
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen The Federal Reserve’s printing presses have, in large part, been responsible for the run-up in stocks since the financial crisis. Now the presses are about to stop. Will stocks crash? Let’s explore that... Read more
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Market Watch
Existing-home sales fall in August for the fourth time in five monthsReal-estate agents arrive at a brokers tour showing a house for sale with a lis
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Real-estate agents arrive at a brokers tour showing a house for sale with a list price of $1.3 million in San Rafael, Calif. Existing-home sales in August dropped for the fourth time in five months as real-estate agents continue to blame a lack of... Read more
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Market Watch
Treasury yields mostly unchanged ahead of Fed policy announcementTreasury yields were steady on Wednesday as traders awaited the Federal Reserve
Market Watch / Posted moments ago
Treasury yields were steady on Wednesday as traders awaited the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting decision, which is expected to begin a historic wind-down of the central bank’s $4.5 trillion balance sheet. Bond prices move in the opposite direction... Read more
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Market Watch
EIA data show U.S. crude supplies up more than expectedData from the U.S. Energy Information Administration Wednesday showed that dome
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Data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration Wednesday showed that domestic crude supplies climbed by 4.6 million barrels for the week ended Sept. 15. That's above the forecast for a rise of 2.4 million barrels by analysts surveyed by S&P... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Seven Group Holdings buys out Coates HireShares in Seven Group Holdings surged almost 10 per cent on Wednesday to close
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a minute ago
Shares in Seven Group Holdings surged almost 10 per cent on Wednesday to close at $12.28 after the company announced it would acquire full ownership of the nation's largest equipment hire business, Coates Hire. The industrial services, media, energy... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Opaque home loan pricing an 'impediment' to competition: RBABanks offering cut-price home loan interest rates through unadvertised discount
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a minute ago
Banks offering cut-price home loan interest rates through unadvertised discounts stifles competition because it leaves many customers unaware if they are getting a good deal, the Reserve Bank says. The RBA also backed the view of smaller banks that... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US stocks slip in early trading ahead of Fed announcementU.S. stock indexes declined slightly in early trading Wednesday ahead of the Fe
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted a minute ago
U.S. stock indexes declined slightly in early trading Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest economic and interest rate policy update. Technology and financial companies were down the most. Several packaged food companies also declined.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Former Australian of the Year Simon McKeon is no sellout at Spotless Grant Fenn's Downer EDI may have closed its bid for the hapless Spotless Group,
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a minute ago
Grant Fenn's Downer EDI may have closed its bid for the hapless Spotless Group, but there is plenty of life in this old dog yet. Downer did not reach the magical 90 per cent threshold that would have allowed it to mop up the tail end of investor... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, pulled down by th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted a minute ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, pulled down by the effects of Hurricane Harvey and a worsening shortage of available properties. The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Liberals float rates concessions as compensation for Mitchell tradersA Canberra Liberals bid to explore a rates concession as compensation for Mitch
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a minute ago
A Canberra Liberals bid to explore a rates concession as compensation for Mitchell traders impacted by light rail construction has been shot down in the ACT Legislation Assembly. Businesses in the area have been hard hit by the intense construction... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia ranked as one of the world's major small arm importers and exportersAustralia is now ranked as one of the world's major gun importers, coming sixth
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a minute ago
Australia is now ranked as one of the world's major gun importers, coming sixth in the United Nations-sponsored annual global Small Arms Survey, high enough to see it categorised in the top tier of gun importers. Australia was also revealed to be... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tabcorp and Tatts marriage gets questioned at the altarIt's almost a year since Tabcorp launched its ambitious plan to buy Tatts and c
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
It's almost a year since Tabcorp launched its ambitious plan to buy Tatts and create an $11 billion gaming powerhouse. And it's more than 10 years since it last attempted and was thwarted by the competition regulator to do the same deal. But the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Kelly Price to hold benefit concert for Harvey storm victimsATLANTA (AP) - Grammy-nominated singer Kelly Price will hold a benefit concert
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 minutes ago
ATLANTA (AP) - Grammy-nominated singer Kelly Price will hold a benefit concert in Atlanta for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Price will headline a lineup on Wednesday night including Slick Rick, Trina, 112, Pastor Troy, Donell Jones, Case,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on WednesdayWASHINGTON (AP) - It will come as no surprise if the Federal Reserve has an ann
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - It will come as no surprise if the Federal Reserve has an announcement to make when its latest policy meeting ends Wednesday: That it's ready to begin paring its enormous $4.5 trillion portfolio containing Treasurys and mortgage... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Kelly Price to hold benefit concert for Harvey storm victimsATLANTA (AP) - Grammy-nominated singer Kelly Price will hold a benefit concert
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 minutes ago
ATLANTA (AP) - Grammy-nominated singer Kelly Price will hold a benefit concert in Atlanta for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Price will headline a lineup on Wednesday night including Slick Rick, Trina, 112, Pastor Troy, Donell Jones, Case,... Read more
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Salon.com
Tom Price spent $25,000 in tax dollars to fly from Philadelphia to D.C. - Salon.com Trump’s Secretary of HHS Tom Price used private jets for five sep
Salon.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
- Salon.com Trump’s Secretary of HHS Tom Price used private jets for five separate flights related to his... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, pulled down by th
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, pulled down by the effects of Hurricane Harvey and a worsening shortage of available properties. The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
US stocks edge higher in early tradingNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are narrowly higher in early trading on Wall Street as i
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are narrowly higher in early trading on Wall Street as investors wait to hear from the Federal Reserve. Energy stocks were rising along with the price of crude oil early Wednesday. ConocoPhillips gained 1.3 percent. Bed Bath... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyThe National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing home
Santa Maria Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.35 million. Would-be homebuyers are being limited by a decline in the number of sales listings. The shortage... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Reform corporate taxes to bring U.S. money back homeWe start by encouraging money to return to us. This means a tax cut on business
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 minutes ago
We start by encouraging money to return to us. This means a tax cut on businesses that want to move money back into the United States. Currently, American businesses have their hands tied when it comes to competing internationally. Among countries... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supplyThe National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing home
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 minutes ago
The National Association of Realtors said Wednesday that sales of existing homes sank last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.35 million. Would-be homebuyers are being limited by a decline in the number of sales listings. The shortage... Read more
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Business Standard India
PE investments take Jan-Aug deal tally to $13.8 bn, e-tail contributes 51%Private equity investment activity in the country improved in August following
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
Private equity investment activity in the country improved in August following big-ticket transactions that drove the overall deal tally to as high as $13.8 billion so far this year, says a report. According to assurance, tax and advisory firm Grant... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's edible oil output to hit all-time high of 7.7 mn tonnes in 2017-18With the even spread of rainfall in the second half of the current monsoon seas
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
With the even spread of rainfall in the second half of the current monsoon season raising prospects of better kharif oilseed output, edible oil production in the crushing season 2017-18 is likely to be the highest ever in the country. Indore-based... Read more
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Business Standard India
South Korea to broaden FTA scope with India to boost trade, invesmentKim was speaking at industry body Ficci's India-S Korea Economic Cooperation Fo
Business Standard India / Posted 6 minutes ago
Kim was speaking at industry body Ficci's India-S Korea Economic Cooperation Forum here. On FTA, officially dubbed as comprehensive economic partnership agreement (CEPA), he said both the sides should work on ways to expand two-way trade and... Read more
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