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Dollar jumps to 8-week high week against yen as North Korea fears fade - MarketWatch

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 5:40am

The Globe and Mail

Dollar jumps to 8-week high week against yen as North Korea fears fade
MarketWatch
The dollar advanced on Monday, particularly rallying against the yen as concerns over North Korea abated and traders looked ahead to the Federal Reserve meeting later in the week. The ICE Dollar Index DXY, +0.00% rose 0.1% to 92.002, on track to break ...
Stocks Rally as Fed Week Kicks Off; Havens Retreat: Markets WrapBloomberg
US pre-open: Stocks seen higher as North Korea tensions ease; FOMC eyedDIGITALLOOK
Economic preview: Fed and BoJ policy decisions loomCapital.com
TheBull.com.au -Fin24
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Here's How Tax Reform Could Squeeze the Middle Class - Bloomberg

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 5:00am

Bloomberg

Here's How Tax Reform Could Squeeze the Middle Class
Bloomberg
Powerful lawmakers are promising at least a framework for the overhaul by the end of the month. The broad goals are lower rates for corporations and individuals, a simpler tax code with fewer brackets, and the elimination of the estate tax and the ...
Why American workers pay twice as much in taxes as wealthy investorsSTLtoday.com
Let's take gamesmanship out of taxesSt. Cloud Times

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Asia stocks hit decade high, dollar holds nerve for Fed meeting - Economic Times

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 3:16am

Economic Times

Asia stocks hit decade high, dollar holds nerve for Fed meeting
Economic Times
SYDNEY: Asian shares hit decade highs on Monday and the dollar gained on the yen early in a week in which the US Federal Reserve is likely to wrestle with its bloated balance sheet as part of a long reversal of super-cheap money worldwide. European ...

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Asia stocks hit decade high, dollar holds nerve for Fed meeting - Reuters

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 3:12am

Reuters

Asia stocks hit decade high, dollar holds nerve for Fed meeting
Reuters
A currency dealer works in front of electronic boards showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) (R) at a dealing room of a bank in Seoul, South Korea August 29, 2017. Park Dong-Ju/Yonhap/via REUTERS. SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares hit ...

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Asia stocks hit decade high, dollar holds nerve for Fed meeting - Reuters

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 3:09am

Reuters

Asia stocks hit decade high, dollar holds nerve for Fed meeting
Reuters
A currency dealer works in front of electronic boards showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) (R) at a dealing room of a bank in Seoul, South Korea August 29, 2017. Park Dong-Ju/Yonhap/via REUTERS. SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares hit ...

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Dow, S&P end at new records, brushing off North Korea, weak data - Fin24

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 3:04am

Dow, S&P end at new records, brushing off North Korea, weak data
Fin24
New York - New York stock markets ended the week on an upbeat note, with new records for the Dow and S&P as investors brushed off weak US economic data and another North Korea missile launch. Even after an attack on the London subway during the ...

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5000 'Dieselgate' deaths in Europe per year: study - Phys.Org

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 2:10am

Phys.Org

5000 'Dieselgate' deaths in Europe per year: study
Phys.Org
Emissions from diesel cars rigged to appear eco-friendly may be responsible for 5,000 air pollution deaths per year in Europe alone, according to a study published on Monday. The numbers are in line with previous assessments of deaths due to the so ...
Study estimates number of premature deaths from diesel car emissions in European countriesNews-Medical.net
Diesel cars are 'more polluting' than thought, study findsFinancial Times
Dodgy diesel emissions kill 5000 a year in EuropeCosmos
Alphr
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What Jamie Dimon Got Wrong About Bitcoin and Tulips - Bloomberg

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 2:00am

Bloomberg

What Jamie Dimon Got Wrong About Bitcoin and Tulips
Bloomberg
The problems cryptocurrencies help solve will not disappear if their prices collapse the way tulip futures did in the 17th century. by. Aaron Brown. More stories by Aaron Brown. 2. September 17, 2017, 10:00 PM PDT. Cryptocurrencies are misunderstood by ...
Bitcoin price bounces back by nearly $1000 as market moves on from recent dramaCNBC
Traditional Financial Analysts Clash with Crypto Advocates Over Future of BitcoinInside Bitcoins
The world's central banks need to start thinking seriously about BitcoinBusiness Insider
Knoxville News Sentinel -CoinTelegraph -Yahoo Finance -ETF Daily News (blog)
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Will Duke Energy cover your electric bill? - WTSP 10 News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:38am

WESH Orlando

Will Duke Energy cover your electric bill?
WTSP 10 News
After not having electricity for days, many Duke Energy customers got their power back only to find higher than normal bills. That's why a message being shared between some area residents seems promising. It says that Duke Energy will waive or lower ...
Duke Energy bills with massive increases panic Florida customersWNCN
How Duke Energy restores powerWESH Orlando
Duke Energy changes customer service systemWFLA
HiTechFacts -WKMG Orlando -WFTV Orlando -Hi-tech Beacon
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China's Largest Online Insurer Starts $1.5 Billion Hong Kong IPO - Bloomberg

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 11:23pm

Asia Times

China's Largest Online Insurer Starts $1.5 Billion Hong Kong IPO
Bloomberg
ZhongAn Online P&C Insurance Co., China's largest online insurer, started taking orders for a Hong Kong initial public offering that could raise as much as $1.5 billion. The Shanghai-based company is offering 199.3 million new shares at HK$53.70 to ...
SoftBank Group will buy a 5% stake in ZhongAn, China's first online-only insurance agencyTechCrunch
Alibaba-Backed Insurer Plans IPO That Could Set Its Value at $10 BillionWall Street Journal (subscription)
ZhongAn Online seeks $11.9b in IPOHong Kong Standard (press release)
Asia Times
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Slack raises a huge financing round from SoftBank valuing the company at $5.1B - TechCrunch

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 11:20pm

TechCrunch

Slack raises a huge financing round from SoftBank valuing the company at $5.1B
TechCrunch
Slack has raised another huge new round of financing that values the company at more than $5 billion, this time led by Softbank — which seems to be investing in everyone at this point. This seems like another huge investment from a $100 billion fund ...
Slack Raises $250 Million; Tops $5 Billion ValuationFortune
Slack Gets Slice of SoftBank's $100 Billion Tech BountyBloomberg
Slack lands $250M funding round led by Japan's Softbank GroupSiliconANGLE News (blog)

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Rolling Stone magazine to be sold - Washington Post

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 11:10pm

CBS News

Rolling Stone magazine to be sold
Washington Post
NEW YORK — Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner plans to sell his company's controlling stake in the legendary magazine that chronicled the music and politics of the counterculture movement and changed music journalism forever. The New York Times ...
Wenner Media to Explore Strategic Options for Rolling StonePR Newswire (press release)
For sale: Rolling Stone, iconic music magazineSouth China Morning Post
Wenner Media explores strategic options for Rolling Stone magazineNasdaq
New York Business Journal -City A.M. -New York Times -The Industry Observer
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Hedge Funds Bet on Fuels Over Crude as Hurricane Trade Persists - Bloomberg

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 9:10pm

Bloomberg

Hedge Funds Bet on Fuels Over Crude as Hurricane Trade Persists
Bloomberg
The post-Harvey buzz over fuels is making U.S. crude look like the poor stepchild of hedge funds. Since the storm battered the heart of America's refining industry last month, bets on rising gasoline and diesel prices have surged for three straight ...
Oil markets firm on rising refinery demand, falling US rig countReuters
Sub-$50 Oil Could Kill ShaleOilPrice.com
Fuel price pinching? This is what global oil market trend signals for the days aheadETAuto.com
Financial Times
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Australian judge clears path for CBS buyout of Ten Networks - Financial Times

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 8:49pm

Sky News Australia

Australian judge clears path for CBS buyout of Ten Networks
Financial Times
An Australia court dismissed on Monday a legal challenge to US broadcaster CBS's takeover of Ten Network, denting the prospects of a rival bid from a consortium led by Lachlan Murdoch, co-chairman of News Corp. The challenge by Bruce Gordon, ...
Ten Network: Bruce Gordon loses court bid to scuttle sale of Ten Network to CBSABC Online
Bruce Gordon loses Ten Network takeover caseThe Australian
Bruce Gordon's attempt to halt CBS takeover of Ten fails in Supreme CourtSBS
The Sydney Morning Herald -Sky News Australia -9news.com.au -Channel NewsAsia
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Asia stocks, dollar inch ahead as Fed meeting looms - Reuters

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 8:37pm

Reuters

Asia stocks, dollar inch ahead as Fed meeting looms
Reuters
A currency dealer works in front of electronic boards showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) (R) at a dealing room of a bank in Seoul, South Korea August 29, 2017. Park Dong-Ju/Yonhap/via REUTERS. SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares ...

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Northrop Grumman nears deal to purchase Orbital: source - Reuters

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 7:26pm

Reuters

Northrop Grumman nears deal to purchase Orbital: source
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A UAV helicopter build by Northrop Gruman is on deck aboard the soon to be commissioned littoral combat ship USS Coronado during a media tour in Coronado, California April 3, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo. NEW YORK (Reuters) ...
Northrop Nears Deal in $7.5 Billion Range for Orbital, WSJ SaysBloomberg
Northrop Grumman nears $7bn Orbital dealFinancial Times

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Northrop Grumman nears deal to purchase Orbital: source - Reuters

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 7:26pm

Reuters

Northrop Grumman nears deal to purchase Orbital: source
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A UAV helicopter build by Northrop Gruman is on deck aboard the soon to be commissioned littoral combat ship USS Coronado during a media tour in Coronado, California April 3, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo. NEW YORK (Reuters) ...
Northrop Grumman Said Near To Deal To Buy Orbital ATKInvestor's Business Daily
Northrop Grumman Corporation - NOC - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Research
Top 10 Hedge Funds Holding NOC - Slide 1 of 10 - Holdings ChannelHoldings Channel

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Northrop Grumman Said Near To Deal To Buy Orbital ATK - Investor's Business Daily

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 7:01pm

Investor's Business Daily

Northrop Grumman Said Near To Deal To Buy Orbital ATK
Investor's Business Daily
Defense giant Northrop Grumman (NOC) is near a deal to buy Orbital ATK (OA) that could be announced Monday, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday, which would be latest notable aerospace takeover. Orbital ATK works on missile defense and ...

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Superpower India to Replace China as Growth Engine - Bloomberg

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 6:49pm

Bloomberg

Superpower India to Replace China as Growth Engine
Bloomberg
India is poised to emerge as an economic superpower, driven in part by its young population, while China and the Asian Tigers age rapidly, according to Deloitte LLP. The number of people aged 65 and over in Asia will climb from 365 million today to ...
Will demographics alter power equations in Asia?Business Standard

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Airlines Cancel NZ Flights, Ration Fuel After Pipeline Leak - Bloomberg

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:43pm

Bloomberg

Airlines Cancel NZ Flights, Ration Fuel After Pipeline Leak
Bloomberg
Airlines are canceling flights in New Zealand and adding stops for long-haul services after a pipeline bringing jet fuel to Auckland airport was closed due to a leak. Air New Zealand estimated 2,000 customers a day will be affected by the disruption ...
New Zealand Pipeline Leak Worse Than ExpectedFox Business
Flight cancellations drop as airlines deal with fuel shortageNew Zealand Herald
Paula Bennett and Judith Collins lament Auckland Airport jet fuel crisisStuff.co.nz
Radio New Zealand -TVNZ -Otago Daily Times -Sky News Australia
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