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S&P hits record on Fed support

US stocks were rising, with the S&P 500 hitting a record high a day after the US Federal Reserve renewed its commitment to keeping interest rates low.

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Investors pricing Russia ratings downgrade

Investors are starting to price the risk of Russia's credit rating falling to junk if Western sanctions and Moscow's response plunge the economy into recession ... Read Story

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US dollar hits six-year peak vs yen

The dollar hit a more than six-year peak against the yen on data showing US jobless claims fell more than expected last week.

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Switzerland takes on its top drugmakers
September 16 2014 at 12:58

Switzerland, home to the world's two biggest drugmakers, might be expected to give them an easy ride.

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Britain pledges state funding to Scotland
September 16 2014 at 13:06

Britain promised to guarantee Scotland high levels of state funding, granting Scots greater control over healthcare spending in a last-ditch attempt to shore up support for the United Kingdom before Thursday's vote on inde... Read Story
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Financial stocks push UK's FTSE lower
September 16 2014 at 13:18

Britain's top share index fell, with financial stocks underperforming as investors showed reluctance to buy up new positions due to uncertainty before Scotland's independence vote on Thursday.

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Fed nerves hit European shares
September 16 2014 at 13:21

European equity indexes fell as nerves about a tightening in US monetary policy sapped investor enthusiasm.

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US futures dip ahead of data, Fed eyed
September 16 2014 at 13:43

US stock index futures dipped ahead of data on producer price inflation, with traders positioning for a Federal Reserve meeting expected to provide clues on the short term direction of US interest rates.

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Randgold: No premium for AngloGold’s mine stake
September 16 2014 at 15:04

Randgold Resources said it won’t pay a premium for the rest of the Kibali mine in Democratic Republic of Congo that it doesn’t already own.

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China's outbound investment doubles
September 16 2014 at 15:13

China's outbound investment more than doubled in August to $12.62 billion (R138 billion), data showed.

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SA coal faces China import ban
September 16 2014 at 15:32

China will ban the import and local sale of coal with high ash and sulphur content starting from 2015 in a bid to tackle air pollution.

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Thomas Cook points to German slowdown
September 16 2014 at 15:43

British holiday operator Thomas Cook has highlighted a slowdown in bookings in its German market.

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Hong Kong’s key index falls to 8-week low
September 16 2014 at 15:55

Hong Kong's benchmark index fell for an eighth session in a row, hurt by a tumble in mainland markets and continued weakness in Macau casinos.

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