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US futures flat

US stock index futures were mostly flat, as the market's recent upward bias looked to continue in a holiday-shortened session.

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Britain's FTSE hits one-week low

Britain's top share index slipped to a one-week low, with energy and mining stocks slumping following a further drop in oil prices to a new four-year trough.

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Hong Kong shares close down

Hong Kong shares finished down, shrugging off a massive rally in mainland shares as rumours swirled about the launch of deposit insurance regulations for mainla... Read Story

Russian ruble extends record slide

The ruble lost another 1.5 percent of its value as it extended a record slide after the OPEC oil cartel's decision to leave its output ceiling ...

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S&P 500, Dow end at record highs
November 19 2014 at 06:25

The Dow and S&P 500 closed at record highs on Tuesday, lifted by further gains in health-care shares and hopes for a stronger global economy.

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Japanese stocks rise on recovery hopes
November 19 2014 at 06:25

Japanese stocks rose on Wednesday as investors held out hope for more robust growth after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delayed a tax hike.

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Most emerging stocks rise
November 18 2014 at 13:04

Most emerging-market stocks rose, as a rally in Indian phone companies countered declines in Chinese shares after data showed China’s home prices fell.

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Nigeria’s naira drops to record low
November 18 2014 at 14:21

Nigeria’s naira weakened to a record low against the dollar as promises by the central bank to defend the currency and government plans to cut spending failed to stabilise the market hit by a fall in oil prices.

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Rouble, rand, lire strengthen
November 18 2014 at 15:37

The rouble jumped 0.8 percent and Russian shares rose after the European Union held off imposing new sanctions though broader emerging equities slipped for the fourth day, their mood soured by weak Chinese housing data. Read Story
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Rand strengthens to 2-week high
November 18 2014 at 16:51

The rand climbed 1 percent to 11.0230, its strongest in two weeks against the US dollar.

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US stocks edge higher
November 18 2014 at 17:44

Dow member Home Depot dipped in opening trade as it warned of higher costs from a recent data hacking episode, while the broader market opened slightly higher.

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Argentina boosts reserves with China swap
November 18 2014 at 17:54

Cash-strapped Argentina has added more than $500 million (R5.5 billion) to its foreign currency reserves by activating a currency swap agreement with China, the government said.

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S&P 500 hits record again
November 18 2014 at 18:35

US stocks rose, lifting the S&P 500 to a record high, boosted by healthcare after Actavis' acquisition of Allergan triggered bullish analyst notes.

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JSE stocks fall, PPC fails to impress
November 18 2014 at 18:40

South African stocks fell for a second straight session as cement maker PPC slid the most in more than a year after it reported flat full-year profit and cut its dividend.

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