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Chinese investors nervous as stocks plummet

Thursday, 27 August 2015 12:55 PM

Chinese stocks continue to fall as investors fear interest rate cuts will not be able to stabilise its slowing economy.

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Markets' rebound fizzles; Dow falls 200 points

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:37 PM

US equities lose their grip on strong gains, leading to yet another big sell-off in the markets.

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Dow sinks nearly 600 points

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:34 PM

Stocks get pummeled and close down more than ten percent from 52-week highs on worries about China.

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China extends its Black Monday stocks selloff

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:34 PM

Chinese stocks have tumbled another 6.41 percent on the opening of its markets on Tuesday, extending Monday's nine percent plunge as worries mount over the state of its economy.

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China stocks in meltdown as Asian markets spooked

Monday, 24 August 2015 12:40 PM

Chinese shares plummeted more than eight percent within an hour of trade on Monday in the face of a global sell-off, despite Beijing authorising its state pension fund to invest in stocks in its latest attempt to shore up markets.

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Market meltdown intensifies fears

Sunday, 23 August 2015 12:32 PM

The global market meltdown extended once again on Friday, creating new speculation that a Fed rate hike may not happen in September as many had expected.

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Stocks fall as China devalues yuan currency for second straight day

Sunday, 16 August 2015 12:09 PM

Asian stocks fell on Wednesday after China's central bank devalued the country's yuan currency for the second day running.

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Computer glitches hit NYSE, United Airlines and Wall Street Journal

Thursday, 9 July 2015 12:42 PM

Three major computer glitches in as many hours have hit the US, one of them shutting down the New York Stock Exchange.

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European shares struggle to hold ground as market fears grow

Wednesday, 7 January 2015 12:36 PM

An overnight slump in the Nikkei index in Japan of three percent brought storm clouds to the European markets on Tuesday, 6, January, 2015, following a tough Monday for traders as the holiday bubble burst.

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Alibaba makes market history

Sunday, 21 September 2014 12:30 PM

China's e-commerce giant Alibaba ranks as the biggest IPO ever in its debut on the NYSE.

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World markets react to Ukraine plane shoot down

Sunday, 20 July 2014 11:53 AM

The world's financial markets are showing some signs of stabilising after falling dramatically following the shooting down of an airliner on the Ukraine Russia border.

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Dow breaks record 17,000

Sunday, 6 July 2014 11:34 AM

The Dow Jones industrial average jumped above 17,000 for the first time after the government reported a surge in hiring in June 2014, which was much bigger than investors and economists were expecting.

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Gold on the rise

Tuesday, 13 May 2014 12:24 PM

Gold prices have been rising, pushed by the weaker US dollar and tensions in Ukraine. Spot gold was up 0.4 percent at USA 1,294.16 an ounce on Monday.

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Takeover target Alston’s profit drops

Thursday, 8 May 2014 12:19 PM

Alstom suffered a drop in orders and annual profit last year, showing why the French industrial engineering group needs a deal with US conglomerate General Electric to secure its future.

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Alibaba IPO goes to Wall Street

Tuesday, 18 March 2014 12:37 PM

Giant Chinese online retailer Alibaba is hoping to raise more than $15bn when it floats later this year. The amount would trump Facebook’s record, set in 2012. By choosing New York to go public, the company ends months of speculation and dashes the hopes of Hong Kong, the previous favourite.


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