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Alibaba jumps 40% plus on debut

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares surged by more than 40 percent in their first day of trading on Friday as investors jumped in to buy what looks likely to be ... Read Story

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UK pound, shares up after Scots vote ‘no’

Pound sterling jumped and British shares climbed after Scotland rejected independence from the United Kingdom in a landmark referendum.

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US jobless rates rises in 24 states

Unemployment rates rose in nearly half of US states in August, even as employers in two-thirds of the states added jobs.

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Hong Kong shares rise on Alibaba
September 19 2014 at 11:19

Hong Kong shares had solid rises, after Alibaba Group's red-hot initial public offering underpinned US bourses, but they were still down for for the week.

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Spain leads European shares higher
September 19 2014 at 11:25

European shares surged after Scotland's decision to vote “No” to independence from the United Kingdom buoyed equity markets.

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Japan cuts economic assessment
September 19 2014 at 11:31

Japan downgraded its assessment of the economy in its monthly report for September for the first time in four months.

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Scots impatient for new powers
September 19 2014 at 11:39

Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart.

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UK stocks higher after Scottish “No”
September 19 2014 at 12:38

UK banks and asset managers led London equity indexes higher after Scottish voters rejected independence.

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Facebook boss wants more to explore tech
September 19 2014 at 12:53

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg wants to turn more American high school students into well-paid techies.

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Pound hits high on Scotland vote
September 19 2014 at 11:12

The British pound surged to a more than two-year high against the euro as Scotland vote against independence.

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Top figures react to Scotland’s referendum
September 19 2014 at 09:16

Politicians and business leaders weigh in on the results of Scotland’s independence referendum.

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Salmond defiant after defeat
September 19 2014 at 09:17

Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has reasons to be cheerful despite failing to lead his country to independence.

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Jubilation, disbelief after Scottish poll
September 19 2014 at 09:35

Despite the rain, supporters from the “Yes” and “No” camps gathered in Edinburgh after Scotland’s referendum.

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