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  1. ECB policymakers need to crank up stimulus measures to boost economic recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Even with the ECB's foot pressed hard to the floor, there seems to be little under the bonnet to power the euro zone economy forward. Photo: AFP If the US Federal Reserve's monetary stimulus after the 2008 crash is the Rolls-Royce of quantitative easing programmes, so far the European Central Bank's model is more like former East Germany's tiny Trabant.

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  2. Stock Picks Review And Lessons LearnedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    It's been 1.5 years since we launched The Avid Hog . We think that's long enough to review the performance of the stocks we picked.

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  3. Doubling your money: The 'rule of 72'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    Doubling your money: The 'rule of 72' The "rule of 72" is a simplified way to calculate how long an investment takes to double. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1GvfoJo How long does it take to double your money? You likely can have twice as much wealth in 10 years, if you invest it in stocks, or 72 years if it goes into a savings account.

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  4. With steroids gone, fewer stock market records to celebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

    During baseball's steroids era, it seemed like home run records were broken all the time. That's what the bull market in stocks has felt like the past few years.

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  5. Deutsche Bank Q1 earnings fall to $610M, hurt by penaltiesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... ago, to 10.4 billion euros. The bank credited stronger income from stock and bond trading and more robust financial markets. Favorable shifts in currency exchange rates also helped. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This ...

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  6. Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) FX Headwinds Is Understandable, But A...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    In its latest quarterly report, Microsoft Corporation stressed to analysts and investors that it took a hit from foreign exchange headwinds because of the stronger dollar. Is this a legitimate reason or is the technology giant making an excuse? According to Scott Kessler of S&P Capital IQ in an interview with David Asman on Fox Business Network , it is a bit of both for Microsoft Corporation .

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  7. Mideast Stocks-Oil buoys Gulf markets; Dubai, Saudi hit 2015 highsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Most major Gulf stock markets, led by Dubai, rose on Sunday after the Brent oil price hit a 4-1/2-month high, while the bourse of energy importer Egypt closed in the red. Brent crude climbed to $65.80 a barrel on Friday because of continued fighting in Yemen and, although U.S. crude fell on concerns about another upcoming stock build, both benchmarks posted weekly gains.

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  8. Zimbabwe: Energy Bonds On Private Placement Stage - IDBZRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    THE Infrastructure Development Bank says the $50 million bonds for the Harare Power Station repowering project and Kariba Power station refurbishment are now at the private placement stage where discussions with investors are now underway. IDBZ chief executive officer Charles Chikaura said local pension funds were off takers for the bonds and so far money had been raised for the Harare Power Station and efforts were underway to reach the required levels.

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  9. Tanzania: Our Case For InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    In our view, Tanzania presents one of the best long-term investment opportunities in all of Africa. Even though it is slightly larger in size and population than Kenya, Tanzania gets much less attention from investors than its neighbor to the north.

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  10. GEMO 2015 Q2 - 'Mario The Magician' - Will The ECB Deliver?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... equities. In our bond holdings we have reallocated money out of USTs into gilts. The response from financial markets to ECB QE so far has been impressive, and larger than we had anticipated three months ago. The euro is down around 10% since the ...

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  11. 5 Graphs To Watch In 2015: 1st Quarter UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    At the end of last year, I highlighted 5 graphs to watch in 2015. Now that we have all of the reports for the first three months, let's take another look.

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  12. Dim sum bond yields have fallen to an average 4.86 per cent. Photo: BloombergRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong's stock market surge is reviving the fortunes of the dim sum bond market, with a flood of yuan from the mainland that has chased a massive equity rally boosting the pool of offshore yuan liquidity available for issuers to tap. A flood of offshore yuan that left the city in the wake of the launch of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme that directly links the stock markets of the two cities is now reversing as rules have been eased to let mainland fund managers boost their southbound buying.

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  13. The market is getting nervous about something experts are struggling to defineRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    This week, Peter Hooper and his team at Deutsche Bank wrote a big report dissecting the subject of liquidity and defined it - or tried to - as follows: What do we mean by market liquidity? Although there are potentially many different definitions of market liquidity, in its simplest form we think of a liquid market as one in which trades can be executed with some immediacy at low transaction costs. But even within this short and simple definition there are many uncertainties: Does this refer to all trades, regardless of size, or only trades of a "normal" size? What constitutes a low transaction cost, and how do we best measure this? Because of these uncertainties, there is no single best metric for the level of liquidity in a market.

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  14. Gimme Shelter: The U.S. Dollar Trade And Its RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    By selling foreign currencies to take advantage of the dollar's appreciation, U.S. investors are increasing their exposure to the risk of an economic slowdown at home. The resurgence of the U.S. dollar has been one of the leading investment stories of the last few quarters.

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  15. The most common investment mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. A common investing mistake is giving up an on asset class before it rebounds.

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  16. Dubai Stocks Lead Mideast Gains After U.S. Record, Oil's AdvanceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Smoke billows from the Fajj Attan Hill following a reported airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition on an arms depot.

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  17. Is An HSBC Exit From London Of Particular Concern To The U.K. Economy?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Citing concerns of EU membership and increased regulatory taxes, HSBC has voiced the possibility of moving its headquarters from London to Hong Kong. With London being one of the main financial capitals of the world along with New York, speculation regarding HSBC's shifting of its London headquarters back to Hong Kong could potentially change the tone of the wider UK economy going forward.

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  18. Analysis - SEC's stock market reform club locks out retail brokersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | West Australian

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is convening a group of financial industry veterans for the first time next month to consider stock market reforms, but one group will be conspicuously absent: retail brokerages. The SEC's 17-member Market Structure Advisory Committee includes representatives of fund companies, an exchange, off-exchange trading venues, dealers, and academia, among others.

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  19. Nasdaq's new-high math: Breakout or bubble?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | USA Today

    Nasdaq's new-high math: Breakout or bubble? As Nasdaq carves out new highs, Wall Street debates what's next for the tech-packed index. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1z7UTCV USA Today's Matt Krantz takes a look at some lessons investors might have learned in the 15 years it took the Nasdaq to recover.

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  20. 3 good reasons to park money in a money fundRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | USA Today

    Cash isn't trash. Now, you may point out - correctly - that the interest from a money market fund wouldn't feed a family of gnats, and you'd be correct.

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