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Oil prices fall on rising Iraq output, doubt over producer talk prospects

A pumpjack drills for oil in the Monterey Shale, California, April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

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Most Asia stocks slide on Fed officials' rate comments, dollar firms

A man walks past a screen displaying the Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, June 24, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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Union votes for strike mandate in Canadian auto talks

General Motors auto workers prepare rows of the new Chevrolet Camaro for delivery, at the company’s Oshawa Ontario facility April 8, 2009. REUTERS/Fred Thornhill/File Photo

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SEC paid $3.75 million to BHP Billiton whistleblower: report

A logo for mining company BHP Billiton adorns a sign outside the Perth Convention Centre where their annual general meeting was being held in Perth, Western Australia, November 19, 2015. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo

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Herbalife may have misled investors, SEC on impact of FTC deal, one short-seller says

An Herbalife logo is shown on a poster at a clinic in the Mission District in San Francisco, California April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith/File Photo

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China's BYD forecasts up to 91 percent profit rise for first nine months

Chinese automaker BYD Co Ltd (1211.HK)(002594.SZ), backed by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N), on Sunday predicted an up to 91-percent profit increase in the first nine months of the year, as government policies drive green car sales. The Shenzhen-based … Continue reading

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Germany's economy minister: U.S.-EU free trade talks have failed

Germany’s Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Sunday that talks on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), a free trade deal being negotiated by the United States and the European Union, had essentially failed. “The negotiations with the USA … Continue reading

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As Fed nears rate hikes, policymakers plan for 'brave new world'

Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee at Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo

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Fed could use reserves payments to stimulate U.S. economy – paper

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve could push banks to lend more by paying Wall Street smaller returns on money stashed at the U.S. central bank when inflation is low, according to an academic paper presented on Saturday. … Continue reading

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Fed could use reserves payments to stimulate U.S. economy: paper

The facade of the U.S. Federal Reserve building is reflected on wet marble during the early morning hours in Washington, July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

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