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Four of this year's five top ETFs have something big in common - CNBC

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 06:00

CNBC

Four of this year's five top ETFs have something big in common
CNBC
Among all the U.S.-listed exchange-traded funds with more than $2 billion in market value, the top dog is the iShares MSCI China ETF (MCHI), which is up 34 percent through Friday's close. Following closely behind is the iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex ...
SPDR MSCI Europe Energy UCITS ETF (STN) Lowered to “Hold” at Zacks Investment ResearchMarkets Daily
Technicals on Watch For iShares Govt Bond 15-30yr UCITS ETF EUR (IEGL.L)Clayton News
SPDR MSCI Europe Energy UCITS ETF - Receive News & Ratings DailyTheOlympiaReport
Week Herald
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World shares, dollar rise after week of North Korea-driven losses - Reuters

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 05:23

Reuters

World shares, dollar rise after week of North Korea-driven losses
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks rose on Monday, recovering some of their poise after fears of a U.S.-North Korea nuclear standoff drove them to the biggest weekly losses of 2017, while the dollar too rose off four-month lows it had hit against the yen.
Stocks set to surge after North Korea tensions ease; Dow futures jump 94 pointsCNBC
Safe Haven Fears Abate, Dollar Capped On Fed Hike DoubtsSeeking Alpha
Gold slips as dollar steadies; N. Korea headlines in focusNasdaq
South China Morning Post -Financial Times -TODAYonline -FX Empire
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London's Garden Bridge project officially abandoned - BBC News

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 05:15

BBC News

London's Garden Bridge project officially abandoned
BBC News
A £200m plan to build a bridge covered with trees across the River Thames in central London has officially been abandoned. The Garden Bridge Trust has announced that it is winding up the project due to a lack of support from the mayor. In April, Sadiq ...
London garden bridge project scrapped after costing public £37mThe Guardian
Garden Bridge plan falls down as charity behind it admits defeatTelegraph.co.uk
London's Garden Bridge project scrappedFinancial Times
Evening Standard -The Herald -City A.M. -Architects' Journal
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World shares, dollar rise after week of North Korea-driven losses - Reuters

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 04:10

Reuters

World shares, dollar rise after week of North Korea-driven losses
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks rose on Monday, attempting to recover after fears of a U.S.-North Korea nuclear standoff drove them to the biggest weekly losses of 2017, while the dollar too rose off four-month lows it had hit against the yen. European ...
What to watch in markets this week: North Korea, retail earnings ... oh, and the FedCNBC
FTSE 100 rises as concerns over US-North Korea spat ease after China intervenesProactive Investors UK
The US-North Korea stand-off has investors running scared. But where are they supposed to go?South China Morning Post
Financial Times -The Japan Times -The Australian -XM (blog)
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Eurozone industry shows signs of slowing amid euro's rise - Washington Post

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 04:06

euronews

Eurozone industry shows signs of slowing amid euro's rise
Washington Post
BRUSSELS — Official figures show that industrial output across the 19 countries that make up the eurozone fell in June, a development that will likely reinforce concerns about the export-sapping impact of the rising euro. Eurostat said Monday that ...
Euro area industrial production slips in June, but economists sanguineDIGITALLOOK
Euro Mixed Ahead Of Eurozone Industrial ProductionLondon South East (registration) (blog)
3 Numbers: Eurozone industrial output on track to fall in JuneForex Factory

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Australia's CBA says CEO Narev to stand down amid money-laundering scandal - Reuters

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 02:14

Reuters

Australia's CBA says CEO Narev to stand down amid money-laundering scandal
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA.AX) CEO Ian Narev will retire by next June, Australia's No. 2 lender said on Monday, after a week of damaging publicity about a money-laundering lawsuit led to calls for the long-serving chief to ...
Commonwealth Bank Needs a Culture ShockBloomberg
Banks buoy local bourse as CBA calls time on CEOThe Australian
Why we need to see Commonwealth Bank directors in the witness boxThe Guardian
The Herald -AsiaOne -NEWS.com.au -BBC News
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GoDaddy Boots White Supremacist Website After Offensive Post - Fortune

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 01:12

Fortune

GoDaddy Boots White Supremacist Website After Offensive Post
Fortune
The web hosting company GoDaddy (gddy, +0.65%) said on Sunday it had given The Daily Stormer 24 hours to move its domain to another provider after the extremist web site posted an article denigrating the woman who was killed at a white nationalist ...

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GoDaddy tells white supremacist site Daily Stormer to find a new domain provider - TechCrunch

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 01:01

TechCrunch

GoDaddy tells white supremacist site Daily Stormer to find a new domain provider
TechCrunch
White supremacist site the Daily Stormer needs to find another domain provider after getting the boot from GoDaddy. In a tweet, the company said “We informed The Daily Stormer that they have 24 hours to move the domain to another provider, as they have ...
White-Supremacist Site The Daily Stormer Booted by Hosting ProviderVariety
GoDaddy boots white nationalist site after protest violenceABC News
Racist Website Daily Stormer Hacked By Anonymous, GoDaddy Will Deregister Domain TooInternational Business Times
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Amazon recalls eclipse glasses as precaution - WTHR

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 23:46

CNNMoney

Amazon recalls eclipse glasses as precaution
WTHR
PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) – On Saturday, KGW's photography staff received an email from Amazon, explaining the solar filters the station purchased for the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse were not confirmed safe for viewing. The lens caps had the proper ISO ...
Amazon Recalls Counterfeit Solar Eclipse GlassesNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Amazon issues refunds for potentially phony eclipse glassesCNNMoney
Amazon is refunding purchases of unverifiable eclipse eyewearTechCrunch
WABC-TV -fox2now.com -kgw.com -kplr11.com
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Robust China economic growth shows signs of fading in July - Reuters

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 23:38

Reuters

Robust China economic growth shows signs of fading in July
Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's strong economic growth showed visible signs of fading in July as lending costs rose and the gravity-defying property market cooled, though activity levels generally remained solid, propped up by a year-long construction spree.
China Home Sales Grow at Slowest Pace in More Than Two YearsBloomberg
China's Industrial Production, Retail Sales Slow in JulyBarron's
China data falls short of forecasts in JulyThe Australian
CNBC -Digital Journal -Livemint -Xinhua
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Bitcoin Surges Past $4000 on Speed Breakthrough - Bloomberg

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 23:20

Bloomberg

Bitcoin Surges Past $4000 on Speed Breakthrough
Bloomberg
Bitcoin soared past $4,000 for the first time on growing optimism faster transaction times will hasten the spread of the cryptocurrency. The largest digital tender jumped to a peak of $4,125.17 on Monday, a gain of 15 percent since Friday, after a plan ...
Bitcoin vaults to new record above $4K, boosted by Japan and multiplying its value fourfoldCNBC
Is Bitcoin on Its Way to $5000, and Should You Invest or Stay Away from Bitcoin?CoinTelegraph
Bitcoin surges past $4000, sets more recordsMarketWatch
Fortune -Barron's -Quartz -CNET
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals May Be Turning Some Major Corners - Seeking Alpha

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 22:41

Seeking Alpha

Vertex Pharmaceuticals May Be Turning Some Major Corners
Seeking Alpha
Vertex stock has had a strong run lately, and in the short term may be ahead of itself. However, it is being supported at a high valuation by institutional investors who may be seeing value creation coming soon. This article reviews the backdrop of its ...
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) Stock Rating Lowered by Vetr Inc.StockNewsTimes
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX) Upgraded at Vetr Inc.Sports Perspectives
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated - Receive News & Ratings DailyTheOlympiaReport
BangaloreWeekly
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Most Asian indexes gain after Japan GDP beats expectations; China data disappoints - CNBC

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 21:40

CNBC

Most Asian indexes gain after Japan GDP beats expectations; China data disappoints
CNBC
The Nikkei 225 fell nearly 1 percent despite second-quarter Japan GDP surprising to the upside as investors in Asia digested the release of a barrage of China data on Monday. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index fell 0.94 percent as markets re-opened ...
Japanese Yen Declines Despite GDP Growth at Over 2-Year HighDailyFX
Asian shares mixed after Japan GDP beats expectations as investors await China dataMoneycontrol.com
Asian markets mixed after strong Japan GDPIndiainfoline

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Why Discount Grocer Aldi Is Getting Into the Delivery Game - Fortune

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 21:01

Fortune

Why Discount Grocer Aldi Is Getting Into the Delivery Game
Fortune
One of the hottest discount supermarket chains in the U.S. is partnering with Instacart to offer grocery delivery—a service once reserved primarily for high-end food retailers and high-income customers. The move by German grocery chain Aldi, which ...
Aldi is adding a huge perk to take on Whole Foods and LidlBusiness Insider

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Industry groups eyeing NAFTA talks pick up Liberal lobby - Toronto Star

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 20:56

Toronto Star

Industry groups eyeing NAFTA talks pick up Liberal lobby
Toronto Star
The Canadian Press found 45 active entries in the federal lobbyist registry ahead of the first round of NAFTA talks. John Manley, CEO of the Business Council of Canada, is registered to lobby the federal government on any changes to NAFTA. (Andrew ...
'Words You'll Hear': Trump Administration To Talk NAFTA RenegotiationNew Hampshire Public Radio

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Japan's Economy Grows Again, in Longest Streak in 11 Years - New York Times

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 19:56

New York Times

Japan's Economy Grows Again, in Longest Streak in 11 Years
New York Times
A clothing store in the Ginza shopping district in Tokyo last month. Japanese gross domestic product increased by 4 percent in annualized terms in the three months through June. Credit Koji Sasahara/Associated Press. TOKYO — Japan's economy grew ...

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Domestic Consumption Fuels Surge in Japan's Economic Growth - Bloomberg

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 19:39

Bloomberg

Domestic Consumption Fuels Surge in Japan's Economic Growth
Bloomberg
Nicholas Smith, Japan strategist at CLSA, discusses Japan's second-quarter GDP figures and what they mean for the economy. He speaks on 'Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.' (Source: Bloomberg). Start your day with what's moving markets in Asia. Sign up here ...
Japan's Economy Grows Again, in Longest Streak in 11 YearsNew York Times
Japan economy revs up to 4 pct annual growth in April-JuneSacramento Bee
Japan reports economy grew at a 4.0 percent annual rate in April-June on strong domestic demandWashington Post

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Cuomo Rethinks Opposition to Tolls to Ease Manhattan Traffic - New York Times

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 17:35

New York Times

Cuomo Rethinks Opposition to Tolls to Ease Manhattan Traffic
New York Times
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo touring New York City's subway system. He has proposed new tolls to generate funding for subway improvements. Credit Harrison Hill/The New York Times. A decade ago, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg of New York offered a plan to ...
Critics Throw Shade at Cuomo's Plan to Light NYC BridgesU.S. News & World Report

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For electric cars to take off, they'll need place to charge - Japan Today

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 17:07

Japan Today

For electric cars to take off, they'll need place to charge
Japan Today
Around the world, support is growing for electric cars. Automakers are delivering more electric models with longer range and lower prices, such as the Chevrolet Bolt and the Tesla Model 3. China has set aggressive targets for electric vehicle sales to ...

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Lifelong Harley-Davidson rider gets special 'last ride' with big entourage - Fox News

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 15:46

Fox News

Lifelong Harley-Davidson rider gets special 'last ride' with big entourage
Fox News
A lifelong rider of Harley-Davidson motorcycles, and a former employee of the company, celebrated his 78th birthday with a special gift from his family. A group of about 30 people showed up with their motorcycles to grant the birthday wish on Saturday ...
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG) Shares Sold by Lourd Capital LLCStockNewsTimes
CIBC Asset Management Inc Increases Position in Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG)Sports Perspectives
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) Shares Sold by United Bank Inc.Chaffey Breeze
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