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  1. Nomura Profit Triples on Brokerage Commissions, Banking FeesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Net income climbed to 68.7 billion yen in the three months ended June 30 from 19.9 billion yen a year earlier, Japan's biggest brokerage said in a statement Wednesday. That beat the 59 billion yen average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Bloomberg.

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  2. Barclays Steps Up Pace of Revamp as Second-Quarter Earnings RiseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Barclays Plc Chairman John McFarlane pledged to step up the pace of his overhaul of the British lender as it reported an increase in second-quarter profit driven by its investment banking and credit card operations. Pretax profit, including restructuring costs, rose to 1.85 billion pounds in the second quarter from 1.7 billion pounds in the year-earlier period, Barclays said in a statement Wednesday.

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  3. Peugeot First-Half Earnings Surge on Car Pricing ImprovementRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Recurring operating income surged to 1.42 billion euros from a restated 387 million euros a year earlier, Paris-based Peugeot said in a statement Wednesday. Profit beat the 1.07 billion-euro average of five analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg.

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  4. Chart: What languages people use to Google in London, Delhi, Sao Paulo and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The world's major cities are melting pots, filled with people from different origins, different cultures, using different languages. The populations in these cities flux and change over time.

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  5. Forecast: Hot and humid; highs in the 90sRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    TODAY'S DAILY DIGIT A somewhat subjective rating of the day's weather, on a scale of 0 to 10. Summer steam is in full swing - could be our 6th 90-degree day in a row - still with a slight storm threat. Today: Partly sunny, humid.

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  6. VW warns of 'challenges' aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BBC News

    But it listed a raft of potential problems, including "fierce competition, interest rate and exchange rate volatility, and fluctuations in raw materials prices". But VW noted that robust growth in the global economy lost momentum in the first half 2015 and it said it expected the same level of growth for this year as in 2014.

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  7. Jason Kilar's Audacious Plan: One Upping YouTube With His Mobile Video Platform, VesselRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fast Company

    In a cavernous mainstage room in a southern California convention hall, Jason Kilar is explaining how he's going to make content creators money. About two and a half years ago, Kilar was the CEO of Hulu before relations with television networks reached breaking point.

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  8. Pothole Thinking: More Taxes For HighwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Steve Forbes is Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media. Steve's new book: Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy - and What We Can Do About It , co-authored by Elizabeth Ames comes out next month.

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  9. West Hollywood's Sierra Towers: Home To Celebrities And BillionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a staff writer at Forbes covering real estate: from ultra-luxury homes to foreclosures to the people making the deals happen. Until recently, I was a member of our Forbes wealth team, crunching numbers for our Forbes 400 and World's Billionaires lists.

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  10. Meet Patrick Walsh, The Do-It-Yourself Hedge Fund Activist You've Never Heard OfRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a staff writer on Forbes' investing team, where I cover banks, asset managers and corporate mergers. I'm on the lookout for the next big thing being pitched on Wall Street and I like to delve into the stories and stocks that investors missed.

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  11. Crocs' New CEO Is Focused On The ShoesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a staff writer at Forbes covering real estate: from ultra-luxury homes to foreclosures to the people making the deals happen. Until recently, I was a member of our Forbes wealth team, crunching numbers for our Forbes 400 and World's Billionaires lists.

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  12. DreamWorks Animation to Launch TV Channel in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    It will be the company's first dedicated channel in the world, with more launches expected in key Asian markets soon via a partnership with HBO Asia. It will be the animation studio's first dedicated linear TV channel in the world.

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  13. Volkswagen Q2 earns slip on restructuring, troubled marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    In this Thursday, July 2, 2015, photo, customer Armando Barillas checks the interior of a vehicle for sale at the New Century Volkswagen dealership in Glendale, Calif. Volkswagen overtook Toyota in global vehicle sales for January-June, the first time the German automaker has come out top in the intensely competitive tallies.

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  14. Nissan's quarterly profit up on cheap yen, US sales growthRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    Nissan's April-June profit jumped 36 percent as the Japanese automaker benefited from a cheap yen and better sales in the U.S. and Europe. Nissan Motor Co., which makes the March subcompact, Leaf electric car and Infiniti luxury models, reported Wednesday a fiscal first quarter profit of 152.8 billion yen .

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  15. FTSE boosted by company reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    Sky shares jumped 2.5% on news of its 18% rise in profits and rival ITV was also up 1.6% a day after its results. Compass Group shares were down 3% in the wake of its results.

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  16. Second-Quarter GDP Rebound in QuestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Second-quarter GDP projections show the U.S. economy likely didn't rebound quite as much as expected during the quarter, upending predictions that a first-quarter soft patch would serve as a launching pad for strong economic growth. "Despite expectations for a strong bounce back from a weather-suppressed first quarter, it now looks like real GDP grew by only about 2.0% in the second quarter," David Kelly, chief global strategist at JPMorgan Funds said.

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  17. Farming in the Sky: Inside a Wall Street-Backed Vertical FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Vertical farming isn't new. The concept-growing crops indoors in stacked layers- has actually been around for over a decade, but it's only now becoming more prevalent in the United States as well as a hot new area for big investors.

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  18. Matt SmithRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | TheStreet.com

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  19. Barclays Investment Bank Posts 35% Profit Jump on Cost ReductionRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Barclays Plc posted a 35 percent jump in second-quarter profit at its investment bank as litigation and restructuring expenses fell. Pretax profit at the unit rose to 765 million pounds from 567 million pounds a year ago, the bank said in a statement Wednesday.

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  20. SpiceJet in Talks With Boeing, Airbus for $11 Billion DealRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The discussions are for Airbus A320neo and Boeing 737 Max aircraft, SpiceJet Chairman Ajay Singh said in an interview Tuesday at Gurgaon, near New Delhi. A deal could be signed during the current financial year, which ends March 31. Carriers in India and China have ordered hundreds of new aircraft in the past decade as an economic boom encourages people in the world's two-most populous nations to travel more.

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