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The Age
Australian dollar tops US80¢ mark after dovish Fed statement, iron ore rallyThe Aussie reached US80.14¢ at about 3pm New York time, or 5am Australian AEST.
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The Aussie reached US80.14¢ at about 3pm New York time, or 5am Australian AEST. It was last up 0.7 per cent at US79.96¢. The Aussie reached US80.14¢ earlier this morning. Photo: Bloomberg The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged overnight,... Read more
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Market Watch
How the Fed’s big balance sheet unwind may affect marketsOn Wednesday, the Federal Reserve said it would start reducing its balance shee
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve said it would start reducing its balance sheet “relatively soon.” Though the central bank’s policy update was mundane, the reduction of its asset portfolio is closely followed because it has the ability to roil... Read more
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Market Watch
The social pressure for ‘more house’ and where to live if you want to work in techHappy Wednesday, MarketWatchers! We made it halfway through the week. Check out
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
Happy Wednesday, MarketWatchers! We made it halfway through the week. Check out these top stories in personal finance. Personal FinanceBottled water is more popular than Pepsi and Coke — why you should avoid all three How to teach your kids to be... Read more
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The Irish Times
Fed holds rates and expects to cut balance sheet ‘relatively soon’The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday and said it expe
The Irish Times / Posted a minute ago
The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday and said it expected to start winding down its massive holdings of bonds “relatively soon” in a sign of confidence in the US economy. The US central bank kept its benchmark lending rate... Read more
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Market Watch
Buffalo Wild Wings earnings miss consensus, outlook loweredBuffalo Wild Wings Inc. BWLD, -0.85% said Wednesday that it had second-quarter
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. BWLD, -0.85% said Wednesday that it had second-quarter net income of $8.8 million, or 55 cents per share, down from $23.7 million, or $1.27 per share, for the same period last year. Adjusted EPS of 66 cents was below the $1.04... Read more
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Market Watch
Can Snap fall even more as lockups expire?Since going public, Snap Inc. has faced increasing competition from Facebook In
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
Since going public, Snap Inc. has faced increasing competition from Facebook Inc., a $2 billion-plus loss in its first earnings report and a sliding stock price. Now, the Snapchat parent company faces yet another challenge, and historical trends show... Read more
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The Irish Times
Video ads help Facebook crush profit forecastsFacebook crushed quarterly profit and revenue estimates on Wednesday as the soc
The Irish Times / Posted a minute ago
Facebook crushed quarterly profit and revenue estimates on Wednesday as the social media giant’s push into video ads helped bolster its fast-growing mobile ad business. The company’s shares were up 1.4 per cent at $168 (€143) after the bell. To... Read more
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Market Watch
Tech and banks will remain Wall Street’s stock leaders through 2017, Goldman saysThe U.S. stock market has risen broadly over the past year, but much of the gai
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
The U.S. stock market has risen broadly over the past year, but much of the gains over that period have been due to just two sectors: financials and technology. Don’t expect that to change soon. The duo have in particular been among the biggest... Read more
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Market Watch
Abnormally placid stock market volatility isn’t just a U.S. thing—it’s globalU.S. stock market investors may be having that squeamish “it’s quiet out there.
Market Watch / Posted a minute ago
U.S. stock market investors may be having that squeamish “it’s quiet out there...too quiet” feeling, but the lack of market pullbacks isn’t just limited to domestic markets as one strategist points out, a lack of stock-market volatility has become a... Read more
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Market Watch
NetGear shares rally 8% after earnings above expectationsShares of NetGear Inc. NTGR, -0.79% rallied 8% late Wednesday after the company
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Shares of NetGear Inc. NTGR, -0.79% rallied 8% late Wednesday after the company topped earnings expectations and updated third-quarter sales. The San Jose, Calif., company said it earned $14.6 million, or 44 cents a share, in the second quarter,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian dollar tops US80¢ mark after dovish Fed statement, iron ore rallyThe Aussie reached US80.14¢ at about 3pm New York time, or 5am Australian AEST.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Aussie reached US80.14¢ at about 3pm New York time, or 5am Australian AEST. It was last up 0.7 per cent at US79.96¢. The Aussie reached US80.14¢ earlier this morning. Photo: Bloomberg The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged overnight,... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Why is socialism being promoted by conservative Christian outlets?“Socialism,” said Richard John Neuhaus, “is the religion people get when they l
Acton Commentary / Posted 4 minutes ago
“Socialism,” said Richard John Neuhaus, “is the religion people get when they lose their religion.” While that might have been true in the Neuhaus’s day, many young Christians are now attempting to have their faith and socialism too. I never got the... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Last-minute agreement by Legislature helps ease fiscal crisisIt’s rare for the Legislature to provide a welcome surprise these days, but one
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 5 minutes ago
It’s rare for the Legislature to provide a welcome surprise these days, but one came Saturday with the passage of a compromise deal on oil tax credits that is forecast to save the state hundreds of millions of dollars per year. Although the... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Kinectrics could bring upwards of 50 jobsKinectrics has purchased two industrial properties in Kincardine and Teewater a
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
Kinectrics has purchased two industrial properties in Kincardine and Teewater and plans to employ upwards of 50 jobs in the region to support its work with Bruce Power. A "leading testing, inspection, certification and consulting company with over... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
TransLink optimistic despite drop in West Coast Express ridersTransLink remains optimistic about the West Coast Express, despite ridership nu
Maple Ridge News / Posted 7 minutes ago
TransLink remains optimistic about the West Coast Express, despite ridership numbers dropping 7.8 per cent over the past four years. Average daily boardings on the service have dropped from 11,600 in 2012 to 10,700 in 2016. “We were anticipating... Read more
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Business Standard India
Time to cut ratesThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will mee
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will meet next Wednesday to review the central bank’s policy stance. The RBI has chosen largely to be cautious over the past months; it has not cut the policy rate since the first... Read more
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Business Standard India
How farm loan waivers can hurtLet’s get a couple of things straight right at the outset. Indian farmers remai
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Let’s get a couple of things straight right at the outset. Indian farmers remain vulnerable to a host of adversities that include both crop failure and overproduction. There are chronic problems of low farm-gate prices, with farmers at times getting... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's crude steel production dips to 7.9 MT in JuneHowever, the domestic production in the first six months of 2017 increased by 5
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
However, the domestic production in the first six months of 2017 increased by 5.3 per cent to 49.48 MT over 46.9 MT in the same period of 2016, the data said. Global steel production for the 67 countries reporting to World Steel Association... Read more
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Business Standard India
Private sector crutch for public serviceWhen the command-and-control economy was being dismantled through the early nin
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
When the command-and-control economy was being dismantled through the early nineties, the popular notion propagated by votaries of reform was that India would enjoy the advantages of a division of responsibilities between government and private... Read more
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Business Standard India
Producers, brokers disagree on tea sale via auction onlyBrokers favour all the produce to be routed through open auction channels. Prod
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
Brokers favour all the produce to be routed through open auction channels. Producers want to increase the number of sales channels. The Board had sought comments on the proposal. The brokers argue auctions will mean better price realisation and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nifty closes above 10,000 mark; hits all time highThe country’s benchmark indices hit new all-time highs on Wednesday, with the 5
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
The country’s benchmark indices hit new all-time highs on Wednesday, with the 50-share Nifty closing above the psychological 10,000-mark for the first time and the 30-share Sensex closing 0.48 per cent higher at 32,382. A rally in metal stocks and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Renuka Sugars hits 52-week high on Wilmar buzzThe Share price of Shree Renuka Sugars (SRSL), the country’s largest sugar refi
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Share price of Shree Renuka Sugars (SRSL), the country’s largest sugar refiner, rose to a 52-week high on Wednesday, with rumours of global agri commodity trader Wilmar International raising its stake in the company. The sugar major is undergoing... Read more
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Business Standard India
Digital health platform 1mg raises $15 mn1mg Technologies Pvt Ltd, claiming to be the country's largest digital health p
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
1mg Technologies Pvt Ltd, claiming to be the country's largest digital health platform, said it had raised $15 million (nearly Rs 100 crore). The round was led by HBM Healthcare Investments, with participation from other existing investors Maverick,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ebix commits $100 million more to grow ItzCashAccording to Ebix, the fresh funding will be used to expand operations at the M
Business Standard India / Posted 7 minutes ago
According to Ebix, the fresh funding will be used to expand operations at the Mumbai-based fintech firm and also to fuel its growth inorganically through acquisitions. The funding also came in two days after ItzCash’s founder Naveen Surya quit the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
New Lebanon School construction maximum price presentedThe Gilbane Building Company presented a proposed guaranteed maximum price of $
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Gilbane Building Company presented a proposed guaranteed maximum price of $30,894,305 to the New Lebanon Building Committee on Wednesday morning. In August 2016, the construction management company predicted construction costs would be about... Read more
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Daily Herald
Trump choice for Fed could prove to be key friend for banksWASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's choice of a key player in his drive to s
Daily Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's choice of a key player in his drive to scale back financial rules would likely push to relax regulations on community banks, ease restrictions on some speculative trading and soften annual tests of big banks'... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bay Area home prices hit another record in JuneBay Area home prices marched to a fourth consecutive monthly record in June as
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 minutes ago
Bay Area home prices marched to a fourth consecutive monthly record in June as limited supply, especially among lower-priced homes, failed to keep up with demand, according to a CoreLogic report issued Wednesday. The median price paid for a new or... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump choice for Fed could prove to be key friend for banksWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's choice of a key player in his drive
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's choice of a key player in his drive to scale back financial rules would likely push to relax regulations on community banks, ease restrictions on some speculative trading and soften annual tests of big... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Greenheck announces $19M expansionGreenheck, a major manufacturer in central Wisconsin, has announced a multi-mil
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 minutes ago
Greenheck, a major manufacturer in central Wisconsin, has announced a multi-million dollar expansion. They will add 111,500 square feet to several different facilities in Schofield and Mosinee at the price tag of $19 million, company leaders... Read more
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Boston Globe
Total Wine wins challenge on discount pricingA Boston judge has ruled that Massachusetts alcohol retailers can legally sell
Boston Globe / Posted 14 minutes ago
A Boston judge has ruled that Massachusetts alcohol retailers can legally sell booze at deep discounts when they order it in bulk, rebutting state regulators who said the practice can violate a state law that prohibits selling alcohol at less than... Read more
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