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China stock market
AP

Emerging markets quiver

Emerging-market stocks and currencies headed for weekly declines as the US jobless rate falls to a level considered to be full employment.

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Cathay Pacific
REUTERS

Hong Hong faces ‘black sky’

UBS lowers its target for Hong Kong’s benchmark stock gauge by 25 percent, as its worst- case scenario for the city is coming true.

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IOL pic july20 oil pump new shadow
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Oil loses gains

Oil pared a second weekly advance before US employment data amid signs of a persisting global surplus.

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Oil loses gains

Oil pared a second weekly advance before US employment data amid signs of a persisting global surplus.

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Oil price slips back
September 2 2015 at 13:45

Crude dropped below $45 a barrel before US government data forecast to show stockpiles expand in the world’s biggest oil consumer.

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China stocks still overvalued
September 2 2015 at 12:16

Shares on mainland Chinese exchanges are still more than twice as expensive as their identical counterparts in Hong Kong.

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Britain's FTSE edges higher
September 2 2015 at 10:27

Britain’s top-share index edges up, buoyed by well-received results from Ashtead and a rise in pharmaceutical stocks.

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European shares recover from rough ride
September 2 2015 at 10:23

European stock markets up almost 1 percent on Wednesday.

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Rand steadies in early trade
September 2 2015 at 09:42

South Africa’s rand on slightly firmer footing against the dollar on Wednesday morning.

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Dollar firmer against the euro
September 2 2015 at 09:36

Dollar firms against the euro and yen in Asia on Wednesday on growing optimism over the health of the US economy.

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Oil dragged down again
September 2 2015 at 09:31

Oil prices extend losses in Asia on Wednesday as dealers digest weak US and Chinese manufacturing data.

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Asian shares fall for third day
September 2 2015 at 06:08

Asian shares tumble again after weak manufacturing reports from China, the United States and Europe.

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Wall Street turbulence returns
September 2 2015 at 06:08

Turmoil returns to Wall Street amid renewed concerns about China's economy.

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Correction in stocks gains momentum
September 2 2015 at 05:27

Correction in South African stocks picks up pace as world equity markets begin September in free-fall.

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