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Swissinfo
Ex-Credit Suisse Banker Says Fear Drove Six Years of Deceit(Bloomberg) -- Former Credit Suisse Group AG banker Patrice Lescaudron told a G
Swissinfo / Posted a minute ago
(Bloomberg) -- Former Credit Suisse Group AG banker Patrice Lescaudron told a Geneva court on the second day of his fraud trial that a fear of how his wealthy clients might react to his mounting losses drove him to start a scheme that endured for... Read more
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Swissinfo
Dollar Climbs as Euro, Pound Drop; Stocks Advance(Bloomberg) -- The U.S. dollar strengthened on Tuesday, rebounding from its low
Swissinfo / Posted a minute ago
(Bloomberg) -- The U.S. dollar strengthened on Tuesday, rebounding from its lowest close in three years to gain versus the yen, euro and pound. European stocks and government bonds advanced, while most commodities including gold turned lower. The... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Energizer spends $2 billion to add the Rayovac brandNEW YORK (AP) — Energizer will spend $2 billion in cash to acquire the battery
The Janesville Gazette / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Energizer will spend $2 billion in cash to acquire the battery and lighting assets of Spectrum, adding the Rayovac brand to its battery and lighting division. Spectrum Brands said earlier this month that it would seek a buyer for the... Read more
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Gazette News
Bank of England plays down risk to lenders after Carillion collapseThe Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following t
Gazette News / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following the collapse of Carillion this week, but cautioned that the ripple effects are yet to be fully felt. Treasury Select Committee chair and Conservative MP Nicky Morgan... Read more
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This is West Country
Bank of England plays down risk to lenders after Carillion collapseThe Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following t
This is West Country / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following the collapse of Carillion this week, but cautioned that the ripple effects are yet to be fully felt. Treasury Select Committee chair and Conservative MP Nicky Morgan... Read more
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PRWeek US
Breakfast Briefing: Americans can't even agree on the definition of fake news That's according to a study released this morning by Gallup and the Knight Fo
PRWeek US / Posted 5 minutes ago
That's according to a study released this morning by Gallup and the Knight Foundation. Plus: CVS' bold move taking on beauty product photoshopping in its aisles. How do... Read more
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Bolton News
Bank of England plays down risk to lenders after Carillion collapseThe Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following t
Bolton News / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following the collapse of Carillion this week, but cautioned that the ripple effects are yet to be fully felt. Treasury Select Committee chair and Conservative MP Nicky Morgan... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Honda Accord takes top prize at auto show for first timeDETROIT — Automotive journalists crowned the Honda Accord the North American Ca
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 minutes ago
DETROIT — Automotive journalists crowned the Honda Accord the North American Car of the Year on Monday, a first for the longtime model that has twice flirted for the top honor as a finalist. The 10th-generation Accord edged out the Kia Stinger and... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
GE to take $6.2 billion charge tied to GE CapitalFILE - In this June 12, 2017, file photo, the General Electric logo appears abo
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 8 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 12, 2017, file photo, the General Electric logo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. General Electric says it will take a $6.2 billion after-tax charge in the fourth quarter tied to its review... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
I-COM on course to smash £2m turnoverManchester-based digital brand development agency I-COM has just completed its
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Manchester-based digital brand development agency I-COM has just completed its third quarter with revenues up by 15 per cent on last year. This increased revenue means that the business will this year generate sales in excess of £2m for the first... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellHere is what you need to know. Bitcoin is leading a cryptocurrency bloodbath.
Business Insider / Posted 10 minutes ago
Here is what you need to know. Bitcoin is leading a cryptocurrency bloodbath. Declining Japanese and South Korean trading volumes are being blamed for spooking the market and spurring declines in the 10 biggest cryptocurrencies on Tuesday... Read more
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Business Insider
Citi posts strong earnings, despite taking $22 billion hit from tax reformAnalysts were expecting the bank to report adjusted earnings — not including sh
Business Insider / Posted 10 minutes ago
Analysts were expecting the bank to report adjusted earnings — not including short-term impacts of tax reform — of $1.19 a share. It's expected to be a noisy quarter for bank earnings in general, thanks in part to the tax law, which has caused many... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Bank of England plays down risk to lenders after Carillion collapseThe Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following t
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following the collapse of Carillion this week, but cautioned that the ripple effects are yet to be fully felt. Treasury Select Committee chair and Conservative MP Nicky Morgan... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Bank of England plays down risk to lenders after Carillion collapseThe Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following t
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Bank of England has said UK lenders are not under direct threat following the collapse of Carillion this week, but cautioned that the ripple effects are yet to be fully felt. Treasury Select Committee chair and Conservative MP Nicky Morgan... Read more
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CBS News
Bitcoin prices plunge as South Korea says ban still an optionBitcoin and other digital currency prices plunged after South Korea's top finan
CBS News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Bitcoin and other digital currency prices plunged after South Korea's top financial policymaker said Tuesday that a crackdown on trading of crypto currencies remains a possibility. Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon said in an interview with local radio... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Houston sales tax revenue increases in NovemberHouston's monthly sales tax revenue rose about 12.8 percent in November, accord
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 minutes ago
Houston's monthly sales tax revenue rose about 12.8 percent in November, according to the Texas comptroller's office. The city received an allocation of about $54.7 million from the state for the month, the start of the holiday shopping season.... Read more
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FOX Business
Race is on for succession to Europe's top economic postsEurope is preparing to find successors for many of its most powerful economic o
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
Europe is preparing to find successors for many of its most powerful economic officials, including the influential head of the European Central Bank. Those chosen will make decisions affecting the jobs, savings and pay of 340 million people living in... Read more
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FOX Business
Will 2018 Be Celgene Corporation's Best Year Yet?It has been three long years since Celgene Corporation(NASDAQ: CELG) turned in
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
It has been three long years since Celgene Corporation(NASDAQ: CELG) turned in an impressive annual performance. In 2017, the big biotech stock slipped nearly 10%, while biotech ETFs soared. Last year started out great, but Celgene experienced a... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Corning's Stock Soared More Than 30% in 2017What happened Shares of glassmaker Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) rose 31.8%
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
What happened Shares of glassmaker Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) rose 31.8% in 2017, handily outpacing the S&P 500. That was on top of a 32.8% gain in 2016. And with additional gains so far in 2018, the company's stock is up 89.6% since the... Read more
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FOX Business
Energizer spends $2 billion to add Rayovac brandEnergizer will spend $2 billion in cash to acquire the battery and lighting ass
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
Energizer will spend $2 billion in cash to acquire the battery and lighting assets of Spectrum, adding the Rayovac brand to its battery and lighting division. Spectrum Brands said earlier this month that it would seek a buyer for the assets so that... Read more
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FOX Business
Maersk, IBM to launch blockchain-based platform for global tradeCOPENHAGEN, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The world's largest container shipping firm A.P.
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
COPENHAGEN, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The world's largest container shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk is teaming up with IBM to create an industry-wide trading platform it says can speed up trade and save billions of dollars. The global shipping industry... Read more
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FOX Business
GE to take $6.2B charge in its finance armJan 16 (Reuters) - General Electric Co will record an after-tax charge of $6.2
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
Jan 16 (Reuters) - General Electric Co will record an after-tax charge of $6.2 billion in its fourth quarter results as part of an ongoing review of its finance arm's insurance portfolio, the company said. GE shares were down 3.7 percent in... Read more
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FOX Business
Will 2018 Be Celgene Corporation's Best Year Yet?It has been three long years since Celgene Corporation(NASDAQ: CELG) turned in
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
It has been three long years since Celgene Corporation(NASDAQ: CELG) turned in an impressive annual performance. In 2017, the big biotech stock slipped nearly 10%, while biotech ETFs soared. Last year started out great, but Celgene experienced a... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Corning's Stock Soared More Than 30% in 2017What happened Continue Reading Below Shares of glassmaker Corning Incorporate
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
What happened Continue Reading Below Shares of glassmaker Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) rose 31.8% in 2017, handily outpacing the S&P 500. That was on top of a 32.8% gain in 2016. And with additional gains so far in 2018, the company's stock is... Read more
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FOX Business
Race is on for succession to Europe's top economic postsFRANKFURT, Germany – Europe is preparing to find successors for many of its mos
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
FRANKFURT, Germany – Europe is preparing to find successors for many of its most powerful economic officials, including the influential head of the European Central Bank. Those chosen will make decisions affecting the jobs, savings and pay of 340... Read more
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FOX Business
Maersk, IBM to launch blockchain-based platform for global tradeCOPENHAGEN, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The world's largest container shipping firm A.P.
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
COPENHAGEN, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The world's largest container shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk is teaming up with IBM to create an industry-wide trading platform it says can speed up trade and save billions of dollars. Continue Reading Below The... Read more
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FOX Business
Energizer spends $2 billion to add Rayovac brandNEW YORK – Energizer will spend $2 billion in cash to acquire the battery and l
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
NEW YORK – Energizer will spend $2 billion in cash to acquire the battery and lighting assets of Spectrum, adding the Rayovac brand to its battery and lighting division. Continue Reading Below Spectrum Brands said earlier this month that it would... Read more
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FOX Business
GE to take $6.2B charge in its finance armJan 16 (Reuters) - General Electric Co will record an after-tax charge of $6.2
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
Jan 16 (Reuters) - General Electric Co will record an after-tax charge of $6.2 billion in its fourth quarter results as part of an ongoing review of its finance arm's insurance portfolio, the company said. Continue Reading Below GE shares were down... Read more
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The Hill
Number of uninsured Americans increased by over 3M in Trump's first year: GallupThe number of uninsured Americans in 2017 saw its largest single-year increase
The Hill / Posted 14 minutes ago
The number of uninsured Americans in 2017 saw its largest single-year increase since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act's coverage expansion, according to Gallup data released Tuesday. According to the Gallup-Sharecare Well-being Index,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
What stores are closing? 7 things that happened in retail last weekThe retail industry continues to evolve in 2018 as stores try to innovate and c
Dayton Daily News / Posted 14 minutes ago
The retail industry continues to evolve in 2018 as stores try to innovate and compete with online shopping. Retailers like Target and Walmart have announced store changes and strategies for the New Year, including opening more stores and adding new... Read more
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