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  1. TREASURIES-Bond prices mostly flat on mixed data ahead of U.S. jobs reportRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. Treasuries prices were mostly flat on Wednesday after a weaker-than-expected reading on U.S. private payrolls growth contrasted with stronger-than-expected U.S. services sector data and created uncertainty ahead of Friday's U.S. jobs report. The ADP National Employment Report showed U.S. private employers added 212,000 jobs last month, lower than economists' expectations for 220,000, according to a Reuters poll.

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  2. Seven Do's And Don'ts Of ETF TradingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ETFs trade somewhat differently than either mutual funds or individual securities, and investors may need to learn different tools and strategies when trading ETFs. Unlike investing in mutual funds, for example, investors generally bear the full costs of trading ETFs in their personal transactions.

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  3. Culture Amp Secures $6.3 Million In Series A Funding To Grow Culture-First CompaniesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Venture Capital Access Online

    People Analytics company Culture Amp, which counts Airbnb, Uber, Pandora, Adobe, Pinterest and Warby Parker among the companies using its platform, today announced that it has closed $6.3 million in Series A funding. The round is led by Felicis Ventures, Index Ventures and Blackbird Ventures.

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  4. Asia stocks slip, euro languishes at 11-year low before ECBRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Asian stocks slipped on Thursday after Wall Street continued to pull back from record highs ahead of Friday's closely-watched U.S. jobs data, while the nervous euro languished at an 11-year low prior to the European Central Bank's policy meeting. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan shed 0.2 percent.

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  5. Russian Stocks Fall as Obama Signals PunishmentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    The biggest exchange-traded fund tracking Russian stocks dropped the most in a week after President Barack Obama said the U.S. will extend some sanctions linked to the Ukraine conflict and as oil prices declined. The Market Vectors Russia ETF tumbled 2.8 percent to $17.43 in New York Wednesday.

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  6. Euro Near 11-Year Low Before ECB; Australian Stocks DropRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    The euro traded near an 11-year low as investors awaited details of the European Central Bank's bond-buying program. Australian stocks followed declines in the U.S. as China set its weakest target for economic growth in more than 15 years, while gold rallied.

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  7. David Winters Purchases 4 International Stocks in Q4Read the original story

    1 hr ago | GuruFocus.com

    David Winters ' Wintergreen Fund is a global value fund that invests anywhere in the world in almost any asset class. In the fourth quarter, he bought four new stocks from three different countries.

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  8. Asia Stocks Fall as Investors Weigh China Growth Goal, U.S. DataRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Asian stocks fell as China set the lowest economic growth target in more than 15 years and investors assessed American data on jobs and service industries. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index slipped 0.2 percent to 145.32 as of 9:04 a.m. in Tokyo.

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  9. Japan's Topix Swings as Oil Explorers Rise, Metal Producers DropRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Japan's Topix index swung between gains and losses as an advance by energy explorers amid higher oil prices countered a decline in metal producers. Oil producer Inpex Corp. jumped 3.2 percent after crude prices climbed for a third day.

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  10. Industrials pace stocks' retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    U.S. stocks fell Wednesday for a second day, after benchmark indexes reached records Monday, as industrial and phone companies led a retreat before the government's jobs report Friday. Alcoa Inc. slid to its lowest level since December as industrial companies paced declines among nine of 10 groups in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.

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  11. Market cap of S. Korean shares breaks W1,400 tlnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Korea Herald

    The total value of the South Korean stock market has surpassed 1,400 trillion won on the back of new share listings and a recent rally in the tech-laden KOSDAQ, the Seoul bourse operator said Thursday. The combined market capitalization of the main KOSPI, secondary KOSDAQ, and KONEX, a third market for start-ups, rose to 1,414.2 trillion won as of Tuesday, up 9.8 percent from a year earlier, according to the Korea Exchange.

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  12. ECB set to raise growth forecasts, flesh out bond buying planRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Keen to keep a low profile over the Greek crisis, the European Central Bank will focus on improved growth prospects when it meets on Thursday and unveil some but not all the details of its 1 trillion euros-plus bond buying plan. Meeting in Cyprus, the ECB will keep rates on hold, likely lift growth forecasts to reflect a string of positive data surprises but cut inflation projections as it incorporates the full effect of a dramatic oil price fall, backing its case to buy 60 billion euros worth of bonds a month from March to spur inflation.

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  13. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In MiMedx Group, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit )--The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States Distri... Ericsson et Cleversafe signent un contrat de partenariat mondial pour offrir la solution scurise nouvelle gnration dans le cloud, aux oprateurs de tlcommunications )--Cleversafe, Inc., leader du marche du stockage a l'echelle du Web, a annonce aujourd'hui son nouveau partenariat avec Ericsson en tant que fournisseur de plateforme de sto... )--The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other vi...

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  14. Women are more cautious investors - and that isn't a bad thingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Globe and Mail

    More than one in five women respondents in a BlackRock survey admit to being 'not confident' about their portfolio. The primary reason cited was that they feel uninformed about portfolio construction.

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  15. Why the Federal Reserve struggled with how to boost economy in 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Press-Telegram

    ... 774,000 in the first three months of the year and stock prices plunging. Faced with the turmoil in financial markets and rapidly rising unemployment, Fed policymakers at their March 17-18 meeting decided to expand by $1.2 trillion a bond purchase ...

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  16. KSE-100 slightly up by 54 points on support of 2nd, 3rd tier stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Reports of Foreign Institutional Investor selling dampened intraday optimistic momentum at Karachi bourse however second and third tier stocks supported market to close marginally up. Karachi Stock Exchange -100 index gained 54.18 points to close at 33,242.95 points as compared to 33,188.77 of the previous session.

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  17. Market Report: IAG shares climb higher after Qatar Airways boss...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    BA's owner International Airlines Group cruised 13.5p higher to 569.5p yesterday after comments from the boss of Qatar Airways signalling the carrier could up its stake in IAG. Qatar bought a 9.99 per cent chunk of IAG in January and yesterday, speaking at an event in Berlin, its chief executive Akbar Al Baker said: "We would like to increase our stake in IAG at a later date.

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  18. Claman on Call: Defending Exchanges Against Cyber HacksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    U.S. stocks declined for a secondary day in a row -- with all major U.S. indices ending the day in negative territory. A weaker-than-expected private sector employment report weighed on investor sentiment, particularly ahead of the February employment report out on Friday.

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  19. STTG Market Recap Mar 4, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Trader Mike

    The indexes had a second day of a slow motion pullback that was much needed - at least on the NASDAQ. The S&P 500 fell 0.44% and the NASDAQ 0.26%.

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  20. Remarkable lack of enthusiasm for global equity rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    The last time the Nasdaq Composite, the US technology equity benchmark, surpassed the 5,000 level was in March 2000 at the height of the dot-com bubble. On Monday, the Nasdaq rose to 5,008, closing in on its record close of 5,048 and marking the latest milestone in a six-year-long bull market for equities that has set new records over the past few weeks.

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