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Ocado says new high-tech centre boosts chances of international deal

By James Davey LONDON (Reuters) – Ocado believes the start of operations at its third major UK distribution centre, its most high-tech yet, should help it to secure a long-awaited deal with an international partner, the online supermarket group said … Continue reading

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Global stocks, euro push higher as ECB stimulus plan looms

By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) – World shares climbed to a near three-month high on Thursday as encouraging China data and a record high Wall Street kept traders upbeat ahead of an expected extension of the European Central Bank’s already … Continue reading

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, euro push higher as ECB stimulus plan looms

* World share markets climb for 4th day, Wall Street at record * ECB to detail plans to extend stimulus * China trade beats forecasts, commodity imports jump * Euro unfazed as Moody’s turns negative on Italy rating * Oil … Continue reading

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European shares hit three-month high, focus on ECB

Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 7, 2016. REUTERS/Staff/Remote More LONDON (Reuters) – European shares climbed to a three-month high on Thursday, mirroring … Continue reading

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TUI Group on track for growth after FY earnings rise 12.5 pct

The website of German tourism group TUI AG, owner of Europe’s largest travel company TUI Travel, is pictured on a mobile phone in this illustration picture taken in Lavigny May 20, 2012. REUTERS/Valentin Flauraud More LONDON (Reuters) – TUI Group … Continue reading

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Most Asian markets trade higher after overnight Wall Street gains and positive China trade numbers

While most Asian stock market indices were trading higher on Thursday (8 December), the Shanghai Composite was down 0.20% at 3,215.70 as of 5.31am GMT. This followed overnight gains in the Wall Street and China reporting positive trade numbers. The … Continue reading

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Asian stocks extend gains, hit one-month peak on upbeat China trade data

By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares hustled to one-month highs on Thursday after Wall Street strode to another record, while bonds rallied on wagers the European Central Bank would extend its stimulus campaign at a policy meeting later … Continue reading

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Brexit: London banks 'in advanced stages' of shifting operations to Paris

Leading banks are in advanced stages of planning to shift some of their operations from London to Paris amid fears over Brexit, France’s top stock market regulator has said. Benoit de Juvigny, secretary general of Autorite des Marches Financiers (AMF), … Continue reading

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Asia shares at one-month peak, bonds bet on ECB support

By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares hopped higher on Thursday after Wall Street strode to new records and bonds rallied on wagers the European Central Bank would extend its asset buying campaign at a policy meeting later in … Continue reading

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Japan cuts GDP growth for third quarter

Tokyo (AFP) – Japan’s third-quarter GDP was weaker than thought with a 0.3 percent expansion, revised data showed Thursday, as slack corporate spending held back the world’s number three economy. The latest figures were lower than an initial estimate of … Continue reading

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