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Flash crash charges garner increasing scepticism in high-speed world

By Douwe Miedema WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The notion that one man trading from his parents’ house in a working class London suburb had a material role in the 2010 Wall Street flash crash has aroused increasing scepticism from investors and … Continue reading

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Insight – Flash crash charges garner increasing scepticism in high

By Douwe Miedema WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The notion that one man trading from his parents’ house in a working class London suburb had a material role in the 2010 Wall Street flash crash has aroused increasing scepticism from investors and … Continue reading

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Insight – Flash crash charges garner increasing skepticism in high

By Douwe Miedema WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The notion that one man trading from his parents’ house in a working class London suburb had a material role in the 2010 Wall Street flash crash has aroused increasing skepticism from investors and … Continue reading

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Deutsche Bank to split off Postbank via stock market

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German trade union Verdi on Friday said that Deutsche Bank management has chosen to split off its Postbank division via the stock market. “The management board of Deutsche Bank chose the model where Postbank will be split … Continue reading

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Biogen quarter-one results disappoint Wall Street as Tecfidera sales slow

(Reuters) – Biogen Inc posted lower-then-expected quarterly profit and revenue as its key oral multiple sclerosis (MS) drug Tecfidera showed signs of slowing growth, sending the company’s shares down 3 percent in premarket trading on Friday. The drug’s sales have … Continue reading

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Futures up on tech earnings, Nasdaq to extend record

By Tanya Agrawal (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as strong results from tech behemoths Google, Amazon and Microsoft set the Nasdaq Composite on track to set a record closing high for the second straight day. * … Continue reading

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Tokyo investors eye Fed meeting, Japan earnings next week

Tokyo (AFP) – A US central bank meeting and Japanese earnings will be among the trading cues for investors next week after Tokyo’s benchmark index broke through the key 20,000 level in the past few days. Markets are keen to … Continue reading

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Xerox cuts 2015 profit forecast due to strong dollar

(Reuters) – Xerox Corp, cut its 2015 profit forecast, blaming a strong dollar, and reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street’s expectations, hurt mainly by lower printer sales and higher costs. The company also said it expects 2015 revenue to fall … Continue reading

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Nasdaq Record: Then and Now

NEW YORK (AP) — Fifteen years after peaking during the dot-com boom, the Nasdaq composite has reached a new all-time high. But this isn’t the Nasdaq of Pets.com and Webvan, when companies were valued on “cash burn rates” and “eyeballs.” … Continue reading

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Nasdaq sets new record closing high

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Nasdaq Composite Index .IXIC set an all-time closing high of 5056 on Thursday, taking out the record it set during the dotcom boom of 2000. Following are comments from investors and analysts on the news: … Continue reading

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