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Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Published 08/12/2017

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/RemoteLONDON (Reuters) - A breakthrough in [more…]

European stocks rally after Brexit, banking rules deals

European stocks rally after Brexit, banking rules deals

Published 08/12/2017

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/Remote/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) - European stocks [more…]

U.S.-based stock ETFs attract $14.6 billion of inflows, largest since June: Lipper

U.S.-based stock ETFs attract $14.6 billion of inflows, largest since June: Lipper

Published 07/12/2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S.-based stock ETFs attracted $14.6 billion of inflows in the week ended Wednesday, their 10th consecutive week of inflows and the [more…]

Sage shares surge as depression drug succeeds in mid-stage trial

Sage shares surge as depression drug succeeds in mid-stage trial

Published 07/12/2017

(Reuters) - Drug developer Sage Therapeutics Inc’s shares soared as much as 85 percent to a record high on Thursday after its experimental drug to [more…]

Gross warns Fed should be ‘more cautious’ amid investor bond binge

Gross warns Fed should be ‘more cautious’ amid investor bond binge

Published 07/12/2017

Influential bond investor Bill Gross of Janus Henderson Investors warned Thursday the Federal Reserve should be "more cautious and easier" in its interest-rate hiking campaign, given the enormous exposure investors have to pricey risk assets including corporate bonds and high-yield junk debt. [more…]

Short-seller Muddy Waters bets against OSI Systems

Short-seller Muddy Waters bets against OSI Systems

Published 06/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Carson Block, Chief Investment Officer, Muddy Waters Capital LLC., speaks at the Sohn Investment Conference in New York City, U.S. May 4, 2016. [more…]

Confusion reigns as banks scramble to price FX, bond research under EU markets revamp

Confusion reigns as banks scramble to price FX, bond research under EU markets revamp

Published 04/12/2017

Jordanian Dinar, Yuan, Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Pound and Riyals banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/IllustrationLONDON (Reuters) - How [more…]

Dollar gains on U.S. tax cut progress- Brexit deal eyed

Dollar gains on U.S. tax cut progress- Brexit deal eyed

Published 04/12/2017

A woman walks in strong wind caused by Typhoon Lan, past an electronic board showing the graphs of the recent movements of Japan's Nikkei average [more…]

Shareholders sue Australia’s Crown Resorts over China marketing

Shareholders sue Australia’s Crown Resorts over China marketing

Published 04/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Australian casino giant Crown Resorts Ltd adorns the hotel and casino complex in Melbourne, Australia, June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File [more…]

U.S. equity index futures open higher after Senate passes tax bill

U.S. equity index futures open higher after Senate passes tax bill

Published 04/12/2017

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, (NYSE) in New York, U.S., December 1, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermidNEW YORK (Reuters) - [more…]