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The Courier Mail
London stocks slump 1.9% in early tradeTech and banking stocks drag British index to a two-and-a-half-week low. Brita
London stocks slump 1.9% in early trade
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
Tech and banking stocks drag British index to a two-and-a-half-week low. Britain's top share index has fallen to its lowest level since January 21 at the open, weighed down by banking and tech stocks. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index slipped 1.9 per... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Llandudno estate agent pleads guilty to fraud after cheating 89-year-old womanAN estate agent tried to cheat an 89-year-old woman by buying her flat in his w
Llandudno estate agent pleads guilty to fraud after cheating 89-year-old woman
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 2 minutes ago
AN estate agent tried to cheat an 89-year-old woman by buying her flat in his wife’s name at a reduced price with the aim of re-selling it immediately - for £10,000 more, a court heard. He’d failed to disclose a higher offer for the... Read more
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International Business Times
Rolls-Royce is the latest FTSE 100 group to cut its dividend in a bid to shore up balance sheet The traditional post-weekend Monday blues hit Rolls-Royce shareholders more tha
Rolls-Royce is the latest FTSE 100 group to cut its dividend in a bid to shore up balance sheet
International Business Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
The traditional post-weekend Monday blues hit Rolls-Royce shareholders more than others, after the engines manufacturer announced on 7 February it will cut its dividend payouts for the first time in 25 years. The FTSE 100 group revealed it will... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Record number of Americans dump U.S. passportsMore Americans than ever before are turning their backs on the United States.
Record number of Americans dump U.S. passports
KY3 Springfield / Posted 3 minutes ago
More Americans than ever before are turning their backs on the United States. The number of citizens and long-term residents cutting their official ties to Uncle Sam jumped more than 20 percent last year to 4,279, according to a CNNMoney analysis of... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Quicken's 'Rocket Mortgage' Super Bowl ad sparks backlashPush button get mortgage. That was the message Quicken Loans left viewers with
Quicken's 'Rocket Mortgage' Super Bowl ad sparks backlash
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 3 minutes ago
Push button get mortgage. That was the message Quicken Loans left viewers with at the end of its Super Bowl ad. The online lender was promoting Rocket Mortgage, a new tool that launched at the end of 2015 that allows consumers to get a mortgage... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Record number of Americans dump U.S. passportsMore Americans than ever before are turning their backs on the United States.
Record number of Americans dump U.S. passports
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 minutes ago
More Americans than ever before are turning their backs on the United States. The number of citizens and long-term residents cutting their official ties to Uncle Sam jumped more than 20 percent last year to 4,279, according to a CNNMoney analysis of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Volkswagen says is open to listing trucks businessFRANKFURT: Volkswagen AG's trucks business may pursue acquisitions or even a pu
Volkswagen says is open to listing trucks business
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
FRANKFURT: Volkswagen AG's trucks business may pursue acquisitions or even a public listing, the company said on Monday, only days after the parent company was forced to delay publishing earnings in the wake of a diesel emissions scandal. "We're... Read more
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Business Spectator
London stocks slump 1.9% in early tradeBritain's top share index has fallen to its lowest level since January 21 at th
London stocks slump 1.9% in early trade
Business Spectator / Posted 5 minutes ago
Britain's top share index has fallen to its lowest level since January 21 at the open, weighed down by banking and tech stocks. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index slipped 1.9 per cent to 5,736.15 points by 1011 GMT (2111 AEDT) on Monday, slightly... Read more
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Business Spectator
Oil prices fall as oversupply fears persistOil prices kicked off the week in the red in volatile trade on Monday, amid con
Oil prices fall as oversupply fears persist
Business Spectator / Posted 5 minutes ago
Oil prices kicked off the week in the red in volatile trade on Monday, amid continuing fears about the global oversupply of crude. Brent crude, the global oil benchmark, fell 0.8 per cent to $US33.79 a barrel on London's ICE Futures exchange. On the... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s How Oil Companies Are Scrambling to Survive the Price CrashAs oil and gas companies cut ever-deeper into the bone to weather their worst d
Here’s How Oil Companies Are Scrambling to Survive the Price Crash
Fortune / Posted 6 minutes ago
As oil and gas companies cut ever-deeper into the bone to weather their worst downturn in decades, boards have adopted contrasting strategies to lead them out of the crisis. Crude prices have tumbled around 70% over the past 18 months to around $35... Read more
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News 8000
Record number of Americans dump U.S. passportsMore Americans than ever before are turning their backs on the United States.
Record number of Americans dump U.S. passports
News 8000 / Posted 6 minutes ago
More Americans than ever before are turning their backs on the United States. The number of citizens and long-term residents cutting their official ties to Uncle Sam jumped more than 20 percent last year to 4,279, according to a CNNMoney analysis of... Read more
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Northern Echo
Npower to cut average prices by 5.2Npower RWE chief executive Paul Coffey said: "This cut in gas prices is welcome
Npower to cut average prices by 5.2
Northern Echo / Posted 7 minutes ago
Npower RWE chief executive Paul Coffey said: "This cut in gas prices is welcome news for many of our customers. We have balanced the wholesale price fall against increases in the other costs we are charged." The power firm said the reduction will... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
California Inc.: With new state rules, when's the best time to go solar?Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Se
California Inc.: With new state rules, when's the best time to go solar?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section. I’m Business columnist David Lazarus, and here’s a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. Investors today will be continuing to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How and when to install a rooftop solar systemCalifornia regulators have set new rules for compensating rooftop solar owners,
How and when to install a rooftop solar system
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
California regulators have set new rules for compensating rooftop solar owners, so now what? Do you buy a solar system now or later? Is a lease better than purchasing? How about a loan? As the pace of purchasing solar power systems picks up, it can... Read more
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The Star
Will mental accounting help or hurt you?Who will be hurt by mental accounting? Is mental accounting good or bad? It act
Will mental accounting help or hurt you?
The Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
Who will be hurt by mental accounting? Is mental accounting good or bad? It actually depends on the type of person you are! You should look at your total savings and debt and check, because in the end, everything is yours! Stop mental accounting... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Npower to cut average prices by 5.2Big Six energy provider npower said it will cut its average prices by 5.2%, whi
Npower to cut average prices by 5.2
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 minutes ago
Big Six energy provider npower said it will cut its average prices by 5.2%, which will reduce its standard domestic gas tariff by £32. The firm, owned by German power group RWE, said the reduction will apply to around 1.2 million customers, and... Read more
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Market Watch
OECD indicators: Slowdowns ahead for Japan, U.S.Japan's economy may slow over coming months, while there are signs that China's
OECD indicators: Slowdowns ahead for Japan, U.S.
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
Japan's economy may slow over coming months, while there are signs that China's economy is stabilizing, according to leading indicators released Monday by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. The Paris-based research body said... Read more
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Market Watch
Look to Warren Buffett’s portfolio for clues to the next leaders in this beaten-down marketIn case you missed it (and consider yourself kissed by the merciful lips of fat
Look to Warren Buffett’s portfolio for clues to the next leaders in this beaten-down market
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
In case you missed it (and consider yourself kissed by the merciful lips of fate if you did), the Super Bowl Predictor has spoken, and it’s not good for the bulls. Between the ridiculous replay call, the Denver defense’s knack for disruption and Cam... Read more
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Market Watch
Loews, CNA swing to losses on chargesLoews Corp. and its insurance unit CNA Financial Corp. both swung to losses in
Loews, CNA swing to losses on charges
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
Loews Corp. and its insurance unit CNA Financial Corp. both swung to losses in the fourth quarter, as the holding company reported one-time charges weighed on its bottom line. Loews owns 90% of CNA, which typically accounts for nearly two-thirds of... Read more
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Market Watch
K+S sees 'substantially higher' dividend for 2015FRANKFURT--Germany's K+S AG (SDF.XE) is on track to reach at least the lower en
K+S sees 'substantially higher' dividend for 2015
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
FRANKFURT--Germany's K+S AG (SDF.XE) is on track to reach at least the lower end of its 2015 operating profit target and should result in a "substantially higher dividend," Chief Executive Norbert Steiner said Monday. K+S, which produces specialty... Read more
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Market Watch
Cognizant profit rises 17% but outlook falls shortCognizant Technology Solutions Corp. on Monday reported double-digit percentage
Cognizant profit rises 17% but outlook falls short
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. on Monday reported double-digit percentage growth in its top and bottom lines on another strong quarter from the company's health-care segment, but gave guidance for the current quarter and year below Wall Street... Read more
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Market Watch
BT on hunt for new finance chief(Rewrites, adds detail.) LONDON--BT Group PLC (BT.A.LN) has started a search f
BT on hunt for new finance chief
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
(Rewrites, adds detail.) LONDON--BT Group PLC (BT.A.LN) has started a search for a new finance chief at a challenging juncture for the U.K. telecommunications group after last year's $19 billion acquisition of British mobile operator EE. BT said on... Read more
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Market Watch
Dow futures drop 200 points, setting Wall Street up for an ugly startU.S. stock futures fell sharply on Monday, indicating Wall Street is set to con
Dow futures drop 200 points, setting Wall Street up for an ugly start
Market Watch / Posted 11 minutes ago
U.S. stock futures fell sharply on Monday, indicating Wall Street is set to continue the heavy losses seen last week, as oil prices weakened and investors rushed to the perceived safety of gold. Investors will be looking ahead to comments from... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Npower to cut average prices by 5.2Big Six energy provider npower said it will cut its average prices by 5.2%, whi
Npower to cut average prices by 5.2
Kingston Guardian / Posted 13 minutes ago
Big Six energy provider npower said it will cut its average prices by 5.2%, which will reduce its standard domestic gas tariff by £32. The firm, owned by German power group RWE, said the reduction will apply to around 1.2 million customers, and... Read more
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The Financial Express
Zomato turns profitable in India, 5 other regions(In photo: Deepinder Goyal, co-founder, Zomato) Online restaurant guide and fo
Zomato turns profitable in India, 5 other regions
The Financial Express / Posted 13 minutes ago
(In photo: Deepinder Goyal, co-founder, Zomato) Online restaurant guide and food ordering app Zomato has become profitable in six regions, including India, after achieving operational break-even of its businesses. The other regions are UAE,... Read more
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Scotsman
Gilson Gray swoops on Warners’ conveyancing team Deborah McCathie becomes head of residential conveyancing at Gilson Gray Law
Gilson Gray swoops on Warners’ conveyancing team
Scotsman / Posted 15 minutes ago
Deborah McCathie becomes head of residential conveyancing at Gilson Gray Law firm Gilson Gray has hit the expansion trail again by swooping on an Edinburgh rival’s residential property team. Launched... Read more
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Business Standard India
Inox Wind's Q3 net up 2.41% at Rs 103 crThe Wind energy solutions provider, net profit in the corresponding quarter of
Inox Wind's Q3 net up 2.41% at Rs 103 cr
Business Standard India / Posted 17 minutes ago
The Wind energy solutions provider, net profit in the corresponding quarter of the previous year stood at Rs 100.57 crThe Wind energy solutions provider, net profit in the corresponding quarter of the previous... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why China's forex reserve depletion of 'only' $100 bn can accelerateThe only good news coming out of China this week is that its Chinese markets ar
Why China's forex reserve depletion of 'only' $100 bn can accelerate
Business Standard India / Posted 17 minutes ago
The only good news coming out of China this week is that its Chinese markets are closed and they will take a week to react to the fall in its foreign reserves news. For the third straight month in January, China reported a drop in its foreign... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cognizant reports 17% growth in revenue in Dec quarterCompany expects $13.65-$14.20 billion revenue in 2016; GAAP net income up 16.7%
Cognizant reports 17% growth in revenue in Dec quarter
Business Standard India / Posted 17 minutes ago
Company expects $13.65-$14.20 billion revenue in 2016; GAAP net income up 16.7% at $423 millionCompany expects $13.65-$14.20 billion revenue in 2016; GAAP net income up 16.7% at $423 million IT... Read more
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Civil Georgia
TBC Holding, Conti Joint Venture Awarded Anaklia Deep-Sea Port ProjectA joint venture between Georgian TBC Holding and U.S.-based Conti International
TBC Holding, Conti Joint Venture Awarded Anaklia Deep-Sea Port Project
Civil Georgia / Posted 19 minutes ago
A joint venture between Georgian TBC Holding and U.S.-based Conti International has been awarded the contract to build and operate deep-sea port on Georgia’s Black Sea coast in Anaklia, close to breakaway Abkhazia. Georgian PM Giorgi Kvirikashvili... Read more
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