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  1. German Government Bonds Jump as Greek Vote Boosts HavenRead the original story

    Sunday | 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. German bonds jumped after a Greek referendum rebuffed the austerity measures required by creditors in return for financial aid, pushing investors to seek the euro-region's safest fixed-income assets.

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  2. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 3Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Reuters

    Britain's FTSE 100 headed for a steady open on Friday after gaining in the previous two sessions, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * The UK blue chip index closed 0.3 percent higher at 6,630.47 points on Thursday.

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  3. For China's Hottest Stocks, a 77% Gain in Four Days Is Bad NewsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    In China, it's just the opposite -- at least when it comes to initial public offerings. That four-day advance in Guotai Junan Securities Co., which completed China's biggest IPO in five years last month, is the worst start among 190 initial share sales on mainland bourses this year.

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  4. Toyota's Lock-Stock Sale Seen Bringing Customers to NomuraRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    Nomura Holdings Inc., the sole underwriter on the 500 billion yen share sale, has cut the maximum amount of stock a single investor can buy after a flood of pre-orders, said people with knowledge of the matter. Toyota priced the unlisted Model AA shares, named after its first passenger car, at 10,598 yen apiece Thursday, representing a 30 percent premium on the closing price.

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  5. Toyota's First Female Executive Resigns After Drug ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Bloomberg

    Toyota's first female executive quit after just 90 days on the job. Julie Hamp's resignation comes just two weeks after her arrest in Japan for allegedly importing prescription painkillers into the country.

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  6. Big ACE-Chubb Deal Could Trigger Merger 'Fever' Among InsurersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Insurance Journal West

    The chief executive officer of property/casualty insurer ACE Ltd. on Wednesday announced a $28 billion deal for rival Chubb Corp. It's the biggest acquisition in the industry since the 2008 government bailout of American International Group Inc., the insurance giant formerly led by Greenberg's father, Hank. After the busiest quarter for insurance dealmaking in at least 12 years, the magnitude of this latest takeover is going to drive even more "M&A fever" across the industry, according to Cliff Gallant of Nomura Holdings Inc. The scale gained through acquisitions is crucial for insurance providers struggling with falling policy rates and curtailed profitability.

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  7. Greenberg's Grab for Chubb Stokes Insurers' Deal Fever: Real M&ARead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    The chief executive officer of property-and-casualty insurer Ace Ltd. on Wednesday announced a $28 billion deal for rival Chubb Corp. It's the biggest acquisition in the industry since the 2008 government bailout of American International Group Inc., the insurance giant formerly led by Greenberg's father, Hank. After the busiest quarter for insurance dealmaking in at least 12 years, the magnitude of this latest takeover is going to drive even more "M&A fever" across the industry, according to Cliff Gallant of Nomura Holdings Inc. Insurers from W.R. Berkley Corp. to Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. rallied on the news amid takeover speculation.

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  8. Japan Stocks Rise as Tankan Boosts Sentiment Amid Greek CrisisRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    Japanese stocks rose as the central bank's Tankan survey showed confidence is growing among large manufacturers, boosting investor sentiment after Greece missed a debt payment to the IMF. Brokerages and retailers led gains.

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  9. UPDATE 3-Malaysia dodges a downgrade from Fitch; ringgit, stocks jumpRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Reuters

    Fitch Ratings unexpectedly raised its outlook on Malaysia to "stable", saying it expects the country's fiscal deficit to narrow further this year despite lower oil prices, sending the ringgit and local stocks higher. The agency on Wednesday maintained Malaysia's long-term foreign currency issuer default rating at A- and local currency at A, with the outlook revised up from negative.

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  10. U.S. banks cut exposure to Athens in past yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | MarketWatch

    The fact that Greece defaulted on a loan from the International Monetary Fund shouldn't create significant direct losses for U.S. banks, but it could disrupt financial markets enough to weigh down future results, analysts said. European finance ministers rejected Athens's request for emergency aid Tuesday, and the country missed a EUR1.55 billion payment to the IMF.

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  11. It's a headacheRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Bloomberg

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is set on Tuesday to sign off on a plan to curb the world's heaviest debt burden. To approach his balanced budget target by 2020, Abe has to cap spending growth, get economic expansion to a level Japan hasn't seen since 1991, and stoke inflation that's near zero.

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  12. Japan's Nomura to invest in BDO unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | ABS-CBN News

    Japanese brokerage firm Nomura Holdings Inc. will be investing in a unit of BDO Unibank Inc. through a joint venture with the Sy-led bank. In a disclosure to the stock exchange, BDO said it has signed a definitive agreement with Nomura for a joint investment in PCIB Securities Inc., a BDO-owned securities dealer and broker.

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  13. Euro falling on Greece sends volatility climbing most since 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | EKathimerini

    The euro slid more than 1 percent, boosting volatility by the most since the 2008 global financial crisis, after Greece moved a step closer to leaving the currency bloc by effectively asking voters to decide on its membership. The yen strengthened against all 31 of its major counterparts as investors sought havens.

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  14. Nikkei slides to 1-week low as Greek crisis batters global marketsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Reuters

    After bailout talks between the leftwing government and foreign lenders broke down at the weekend, the European Central Bank froze vital funding support to Greece's banks, leaving Athens with little choice but to shut down the system to keep the banks from collapsing. The fear of contagion prompted investors to unload riskier assets such as stocks, dragging down all of the Topix's 33 subsectors.

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  15. China Cuts Interest Rates to a Record Low After Stocks SlumpRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Washington Post

    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. China's central bank cut its benchmark lending rate to a record low and lowered reserve-requirement ratios for some lenders after stocks plunged and local government bond sales drained liquidity.

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  16. China Cuts Lending Rate to a Record Low After Stock Market SlumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | News Max

    China's central bank cut its benchmark lending rate to record low and lowered reserve-requirement ratios for some lenders, after a stock rally reversed course and local-government bond sales drained liquidity. In the fourth reduction since November, the one-year lending rate will be reduced by 25 basis points to 4.85 percent effective June 28, the People's Bank of China said on its website Saturday.

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  17. Japanese Stocks Retreat, Paring First Weekly Advance This MonthRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Washington Post

    Japanese stocks fell, with the Topix index paring its first weekly gain this month, as investors await a breakthrough in Greece debt negotiations. Resona Holdings Inc. slumped 2.1 percent after Mizuho Securities Co.

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  18. Philippines holds interest rate as El Nino boosts inflation riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Straits Times

    The Philippines left its benchmark interest rate unchanged for a sixth straight meeting as a dry spell brought on by El Nino adds to inflation risks. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas kept the rate it pays lenders for overnight deposits at 4 per cent, it said in Manila on Thursday, as predicted by all 15 economists surveyed by Bloomberg.

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  19. Russia Pips Saudi Arabia in Race to Grab China Oil Market ShareRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Mortgage Lender Implode-O-Meter

    "If Saudi Arabia wants to recapture its number one ranking, it needs to accept the renminbi for oil payments instead of just the dollar."

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  20. BOJ's 2015 stimulus reluctance spurs debate over taperingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Japan Times

    With its reluctance to add to record monetary stimulus even as inflation remains well below its target, the Bank of Japan has stoked speculation about it scaling back its asset purchases as soon as early 2016. Economists in recent weeks have been re-examining the BOJ's stated goal of keeping its "quantitative and qualitative" easing program as long as needed to maintain stable 2 percent inflation.

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