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Greek stock market to reopen Monday after five-week shutdown

By Lefteris Papadimas and Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece’s stock market will reopen on Monday after a five-week shutdown caused by capital controls, but local investors will face restrictions aimed at stemming capital flight, a bourse spokeswoman said on … Continue reading

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Greek stock market to reopen Monday after five-week shutdown

By Lefteris Papadimas and Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece’s stock market will reopen on Monday after a five-week shutdown caused by capital controls, but local investors will face restrictions aimed at stemming capital flight, a bourse spokeswoman said on … Continue reading

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Bullard says Fed ‘in good shape’ for Sept rate hike: paper

NEW YORK (Reuters) – St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said the latest U.S. economic growth data boosts the case for the central bank to raise interest rates in September, according to a Wall Street Journal report. “We are … Continue reading

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Bullard says Fed ‘in good shape’ for Sept rate hike: paper

NEW YORK (Reuters) – St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said the latest U.S. economic growth data boosts the case for the central bank to raise interest rates in September, according to a Wall Street Journal report. “We are … Continue reading

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Greece’s stock market to reopen as bailout talks progress

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s government announced that the Athens Stock Exchange will reopen Monday, a big step toward normalcy as talks with international creditors shifted into high gear. The exchange has been closed since June 29, when the government … Continue reading

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Greece’s stock market to reopen as bailout talks progress

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s government announced that the Athens Stock Exchange will reopen Monday, a big step toward normalcy as talks with international creditors shifted into high gear. The exchange has been closed since June 29, when the government … Continue reading

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China July factory growth unexpectedly stalls

By Brenda Goh and Winni Zhou BEIJING (Reuters) – Growth at China’s big manufacturing companies unexpectedly stalled in July as demand at home and abroad weakened, an official survey showed on Saturday, reinforcing views that the economy needs more stimulus … Continue reading

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China July factory growth unexpectedly stalls

By Brenda Goh and Winni Zhou BEIJING (Reuters) – Growth at China’s big manufacturing companies unexpectedly stalled in July as demand at home and abroad weakened, an official survey showed on Saturday, reinforcing views that the economy needs more stimulus … Continue reading

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July U.S.-listed options volume spikes to nine-month high

By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed NEW YORK (Reuters) – Fear of increased volatility in the U.S. stock market and the growing proximity of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike helped boost options trading volume in July, sending it to the highest … Continue reading

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Uber valued at about $51 billion after latest funding round

(Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc has closed a new round of funding that values the online taxi-hailing company at nearly $51 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Uber raised close to $1 billion in … Continue reading

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