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US stock surge as investors buy the dip

US equities enjoyed their best week in months as buying fever returned to the market following a month-long swoon on solid earnings.

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Dollar dips ahead of Fed meeting

The dollar weakened against other major currencies in cautious trade ahead of next week's Federal Reserve monetary policy meeting.

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ECB's Draghi issues crisis warning

France and Italy renewed their commitment to reform their economies.

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Asia stocks hobbled by growth woes
October 23 2014 at 06:20

Asian shares sagged on Thursday after a retreat on Wall Street and falling crude oil prices rekindled investor anxiety.

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Wall Street ends lower
October 23 2014 at 06:19

American stocks erased earlier gains to close lower on Wednesday as a shooting at the Canadian parliament unnerved investors.

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European shares inch up
October 22 2014 at 12:26

European shares inched higher, extending the previous session's sharp gains.

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GSK announces big cost cuts
October 22 2014 at 16:21

GlaxoSmithKline will slash its costs by £1.0 billion (R18 billion) after posting slumping quarterly profits because of poor US sales, the British pharmaceutical giant said.

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UK's FTSE lags continental peers
October 22 2014 at 12:32

Britain's FTSE 100 lagged small gains in main euro zone equity indexes as a gloomy update from British American Tobacco weighed on companies which sell consumer goods.

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Oil price fall pushes Venezuela toward crisis
October 22 2014 at 12:46

Sliding oil prices are deepening the budget crisis facing the Venezuelan government.

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Hong Kong shares post best day in 7 weeks
October 22 2014 at 12:51

Hong Kong shares had its best daily gain since early September, underpinned by a rally in US shares and optimism the Chinese government will roll out more stimulus to prop up growth.

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ECB stimulus hopes lift mood in Europe
October 22 2014 at 13:00

European shares edged up and the euro hit a one-week low against the dollar.

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Italy keen to take fast boat to China
October 22 2014 at 13:09

Seven hundred years after Marco Polo showed how it was done, Italy is once again knocking on China's door looking to do business.

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India’s Modi in reform blitz
October 22 2014 at 13:16

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unleashed a slew of reforms in the past week.

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