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Nasdaq hits 15-year high

Amazon shares touch life high after revenue beats estimates

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Gold retreats as global equities surge

Gold looked set for a third successive weekly loss as strength in global equities pegged prices in a narrow range.

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HSBC helps lift Britain’s FTSE

Britain’s main share index edged higher on Friday, supported by gains in heavyweight bank HSBC.

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Dollar, power cuts still key headwinds for rand
April 14 2015 at 09:14

The rand steadied against the dollar in early trade on Tuesday.

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Oil edges up in Asian trade
April 14 2015 at 08:56

Crude prices rose in Asia on Tuesday on forecasts that US shale oil production will decline.

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Yen picks up after adviser’s comments
April 14 2015 at 08:55

The yen picked up against the dollar and euro on Tuesday after an adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the unit had slid far enough.

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Asian markets cautious in early trade
April 14 2015 at 06:10

Asian share markets got off to a hesitant start on Tuesday as Singapore disappointed expectations of policy easing.

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Wall Street dips as earnings worries deepen
April 14 2015 at 06:06

American stocks dipped on Monday as fears increased that the strong dollar and lower oil prices will hurt US first-quarter earnings.

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Oil profits also hit by strategy
April 13 2015 at 14:50

The drop in big oil companies' profits isn't just a function of lower crude prices - it also reflects strategic choices.

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China’s aluminium exports peak
April 13 2015 at 11:59

Aluminium shipments from China climbed 43 percent in the first quarter.

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Hong Kong stocks soar
April 13 2015 at 10:45

The Hang Seng Index jumped nearly 3 percent to fresh seven-year highs on Monday.

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BHP and Rio Tinto warned on expansion
April 13 2015 at 10:24

The biggest iron ore producers are pursuing a flawed strategy by flooding an oversupplied market, says Western Australia’s premier.

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UK FTSE slips off record highs
April 13 2015 at 10:24

Britain’s top equity index slipped from record highs on Monday amid a pullback in mining stocks.

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