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US markets drop after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock markets were plunging again Tuesday, continuing Wall Street’s month-long rocky ride, after gloomy economic data out of China rekindled fears that the world’s second-largest economy is slowing much faster than anticipated. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow … Continue reading

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Wall Street falls sharply after weak China data

By Tanya Agrawal REUTERS – Wall Street opened sharply lower on Tuesday after weak data from China heightened fears of a slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy and its effect on global growth. All three major indexes were down about … Continue reading

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China stock probes send shivers through investment community

By Pete Sweeney and Engen Tham SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Investigations by Chinese authorities into wild stock market swings are spreading fear among China-based investors, with some unsure if they are simply helping with inquiries or actually under suspicion, executives in … Continue reading

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Chinese Savers Shaken By Stock Market Chaos

The dust and the daily bustle of Beijing’s old back streets feels a long way, in every sense, from the trading floors of Europe and the United States. But it’s a good place to come to start to understand China’s … Continue reading

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August’s toll on stocks: TSX down 4.2%, China and Europe more than 10%

August is shaping up to be the cruellest month in stock markets this year, with stocks in Europe and Asia down more than 10 per cent since the beginning of the month. That’s a full correction – usually defined as … Continue reading

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August’s toll on stocks: TSX down 4.2%, China and Europe more than 10%

August is shaping up to be the cruellest month in stock markets this year, with stocks in Europe and Asia down more than 10 per cent since the beginning of the month. That’s a full correction – usually defined as … Continue reading

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China state media announce confessions in stock market investigations

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday following investigations into dramatic stock market fluctuations, including from a reporter who said he had spread false information that had caused “panic and disorder”. An official from … Continue reading

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China state media announce confessions in stock market investigations

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday following investigations into dramatic stock market fluctuations, including from a reporter who said he had spread false information that had caused “panic and disorder”. An official from … Continue reading

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Investors are fleeing once-popular emerging markets

NEW YORK (AP) — If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider the hapless folks who followed Wall Street’s advice to buy emerging-market stocks. The MSCI Emerging Markets index has lost 25 percent over the past … Continue reading

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Investors are fleeing once-popular emerging markets

NEW YORK (AP) — If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider the hapless folks who followed Wall Street’s advice to buy emerging-market stocks. The MSCI Emerging Markets index has lost 25 percent over the past … Continue reading

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