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  1. Asian shares fall as Huawei arrest risks China-US falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Nov. 20, 2018, file photo an American flag flies outside New York Stock Exchange. The stock market hasn't been this dizzying in years, and investors may need to get used to it.

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  2. Asian shares fall as Huawei arrest risks China-US falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Powhatan Today

    Asian markets were broadly lower Monday after China protested the arrest of a senior executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei, who is suspected of trying to evade U.S. trade curbs on Iran. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 slid 2.3 percent in early trading to 21,191.23, after revised data showed that its economy shrank by 2.5 percent in the third quarter, more than expected.

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  3. A Step-By-Step Gold TurnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    It has been a long time in coming, but things are finally looking up for gold. After a drawn-out bottoming process over the last four months, the gold price is climbing out the basement in stair-step fashion.

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  4. China-US trade dispute enters second halfRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | China Daily

    China and the United States reached a consensus to suspend tariff hikes and restart trade talks at the meeting between President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump in Argentina on Dec 1. Yet the Canadian police detained Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's global chief financial officer, and could deport her to the United States where she could face charges for evading US curbs on trade with Iran. These contrasting signals show the complexity of China-US trade conflict, and since the conflict has reached a critical stage, four major changes can be expected.

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  5. The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (HIG): Billionaires Love This Dividend StockRead the original story

    39 min ago | Insider Monkey

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  6. Hedge Funds Aren't Crazy About Raytheon Company (RTN) AnymoreRead the original story

    40 min ago | Insider Monkey

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  7. Singapore shares open lower on Monday; STI down 0.9% to 3,081.93Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Business Times

    SINGAPORE shares opened lower on Monday with the Straits Times Index down 29.19 points to 3,081.93 as at 9.01am, as Asian stocks slid on heightened worries over trade tensions between the United States and China. About 28.2 million shares worth S$68.2 million in total changed hands, with losers outnumbering gainers 100 to 34. Among the most heavily traded by volume, Thomson Medical fell 0.1 Singapore cent or 1.28 per cent to 7.7 Singapore cents, with 5.5 million shares traded.

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  8. Nikkei dragged down by Wall St sell-off, Japan Q3 GDP contractionRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Reuters

    Japan's Nikkei fell on Monday, tracking a sharp sell-off on Wall Street on renewed Sino-U.S. trade tensions and a deeper-than-expected contraction in the Japanese economy in the third quarter. The Nikkei share average shed 2.25 percent to 21,191.23, ending the morning session close to its lowest level since Oct. 30. U.S. equity futures and Asian shares slipped on Monday on worries over slowing growth and fears of fresh trade tensions between Washington and Beijing.

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  9. Global Markets-Stocks extend slump as global growth worries mountRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Reuters

    Global stocks extended their slump on Monday, with U.S. equity futures and Asian shares sliding on worries over slowing growth and fears that a fresh flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing could quash chances of a trade deal. FILE PHOTO: Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018.

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  10. Bursa to continue narrow-range trading this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Daily Express

    Kuala Lumpur: Bursa Malaysia will likely continue to trade within a narrow range this week, hovering between the 1,680 and 1,700 levels, mainly driven by volatility in the external market. Rakutan Trade Sdn Bhd Head of Research Kenny Yee said major factors emanating from the US-China 90-day truce to resolve their differences over trade would have an impact on the market.

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  11. Royal Bank of Scotland fostering culture of bullying - " whistleblowerRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Sutton Guardian

    Royal Bank of Scotland has launched an investigation into bullying following claims from a whistleblower that harassment is rife at the state-backed lender. Staff are subjected to persistent intimidation, threats and humiliation amid a "culture of bullying", according to private emails seen by the Press Association.

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  12. Little change in foreign fund flowRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Daily Express

    Kuala Lumpur: As the year is almost coming to a close, there is a general upbeat over Malaysia's prospects for 2019 but there is hardly any noticeable change in the flow of foreign funds into the local equity. Saying that foreign net inflow was more pronounced in the first week of December, analysts also said the situation was completely offset by net outflow.

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  13. Australia shares sink to two-year lows; NZ downRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Reuters

    Australian shares fell sharply near two-year lows on Monday, tracking a global sell-off in riskier assets on mounting worries about slowing global growth and Sino-U.S. trade tensions. Concerns over the trade dispute between U.S and China and interest rates gave European shares their worst week of losses in two months and sank U.S. stocks on Friday.

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  14. Hang Seng dips below 26,000 pointsRead the original story

    58 min ago | The Standard

    Stocks in Hong Kong and China retreated after Beijing protested the arrest of the chief financial officer of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei. As of 11:35am, the benchmark Hang Seng Index retreated 1.47 percent, or 382.03 points, at 25,681.73 while the China Enterprises Index declined 131.45 points, at 10,237.95.

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  15. Tokyo stocks tank in morning on strong yenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Tokyo stocks lost further ground Monday morning as investor sentiment was dented by a firm yen hurting exporter linked issues. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average dropped 487.45 points, or 2.25 percent, from Friday to 21,191.23.

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  16. Chinese shares open lower MondayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese stocks opened lower on Monday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.64 percent at 2,589.19 points.

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  17. Hong Kong, China stocks tumble amid US-China tensions over Huawei arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Investors worry about the impact of the arrest of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei, on trade war truce Stocks in Hong Kong and China tumbled in early Monday trading, as tension grew between China and US over the arrest of an executive at Chinese technology giant Huawei in Vancouver. The benchmark Hang Seng Index declined 1.4 per cent, or 351.02 points, to 25,712.74 as of 10:05am.

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  18. China shuts 600 illegal forex margin trading websites-SSNRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    China has shut about 600 local websites that illegally offered foreign exchange margin trading services, state media quoted the foreign exchange regulator as saying. Sun Tianqi, chief accountant of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, made the comments at a internet finance forum in Beijing in Saturday, according to the Shanghai Securities News newspaper.

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  19. S.Korea stocks, won fall on global growth concerns; Sino-U.S. trade woes remainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... lower against dollar * South Korea bond yields down SEOUL, Dec 10 - Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korea's KOSPI stock index slumped on Monday tracking losses in the U.S. market on global growth concerns amid rising ...

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  20. Consider Ventas For Long Term Income PortfoliosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Amidst an aging population in core geographic markets along with strong fundamental outlook, Ventas has successfully positioned itself as a renowned name in senior housing and medical office buildings . The firm has benefited its investors by providing moderate price returns along with slightly volatile but respectable yields.

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