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Markets

21 Sep 2017, 7:09

European Shares Seen Opening Slightly Higher As Euro Extends Loses

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks may open a tad higher on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve left interest…

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Economics

21 Sep 2017, 7:08

TOP NEWS: Bank of Japan Keeps Ultra-Loose Monetary Policy Unchanged

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Japan’s central bank decided on Thursday to maintain its ultra-loose monetary policy to overcome stubborn deflation…

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Economics

21 Sep 2017, 7:07

Death Toll From Powerful Earthquake In Mexico Rises To 217

MEXICO CITY (Alliance News) – The 7.1 magnitude earthquake that shook Mexico on Tuesday has killed 217 people so far,…

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London Stock Market comment

21 Sep 2017, 7:04

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: US Fed Keeps December Rate Hike Option Open

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices are set to open largely flat on Thursday following the conclusion late Wednesday…

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Companies

21 Sep 2017, 6:56

PRESS: Ryanair Pilots Reject Bonus Offer, Seek New Contracts Instead

LONDON (Alliance News) – A group of Ryanair pilots have rejected the offer of a cash bonus to work extra…

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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 6:55

Franc Falls Ahead Of Swiss Trade Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The Federal Customs Administration is scheduled to release Swiss trade data for August in the pre-European…

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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 6:47

Franc Little Changed After SECO Economic Forecasts

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The State Secretariat for Economic Affairs issued Swiss economic forecasts for September in the pre-European session…

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Companies

21 Sep 2017, 6:46

Zurich North America CEO Foley To Retire, Replaced By Kathleen Savio

ZURICH (Alliance News) – Zurich Insurance Group said Mike Foley will retire as chief executive officer of Zurich North America.…

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Companies

21 Sep 2017, 6:43

Boeing And Japan Airlines Announce Order For Four 787-8 Dreamliners

CHICAGO (Alliance News) – Boeing Co and Japan Airlines announced an order for four 787-8 Dreamliners.The order, which was…

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Economics

21 Sep 2017, 6:42

US Fed Chair Yellen Says Hurricanes Will Dent US Growth In 2017

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US economic growth in the third quarter will be “held down” by the severe disruptions of…

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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 6:41

Franc Falls Ahead Of SECO Economic Forecasts

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The State Secretariat for Economic Affairs is scheduled to issue Swiss economic forecasts for September in…

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Economics

21 Sep 2017, 6:34

TOP NEWS: US Fed Set To Trim Post-Crisis Stimulus As Rate Hike Hinted

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The US Federal Reserve said Wednesday that it would allow its holdings of bonds to begin…

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Companies

21 Sep 2017, 6:29

Google And HTC Unveil USD1.1 Billion Smartphone Cooperation Agreement

MOUNTAIN VIEW (Alliance News) – Alphabet Inc’s Google and HTC Corp announced a definitive agreement by which a team of…

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Economics

21 Sep 2017, 6:27

Japan All Industry Activity Declines As Expected In July

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Japan’s all industry activity decreased slightly in July, after rebounding in the previous month, data from…

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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 4:24

Yen Little Changed After BOJ Rate Decision

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – As expected, the Bank of Japan maintained target for monetary base expansion at an annual pace…

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Economics

20 Sep 2017, 23:07

Japan Rate Decision On Tap For Thursday

HONG KONG (Alliance News) – The Bank of Japan will wrap up its monetary policy meeting on Thursday and then…

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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 21:15

Major Averages Close Mixed Following Fed Announcement – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks saw considerable volatility late in the trading day on Wednesday as traders digested the Federal…

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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 20:38

Oil Service Stocks Move Sharply Higher Along With Crude Oil Prices

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Oil service stocks have moved sharply higher over the course of the trading day on Wednesday,…

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Commodities

20 Sep 2017, 19:59

Crude Oil Firms Above USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil prices continued to rise Wednesday despite a significant build in US oil inventories. With…

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Forex

20 Sep 2017, 19:54

Dollar Spiking Higher After Fed Reveals Plans To Reduce Its Portfolio

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar has spiked sharply to the upside against all of its major rivals after the…

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Economics

20 Sep 2017, 19:12

TOP NEWS: Fed Makes No Changes To Dot Plot, Hinting At December Hike

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The Federal Reserve on Wednesday maintained its benchmark interest rate at a range of 1% to…

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Economics

20 Sep 2017, 19:07

ROUNDUP: Fed Stands Pat On Rates, Will Reduce Balance Sheet In October –

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The Federal Reserve on Wednesday maintained its benchmark interest rate at a range of 1% to…

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Economics

20 Sep 2017, 19:04

Fed Stands Pat On Rates, Will Reduce Balance Sheet In October

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The Federal Reserve on Wednesday maintained its benchmark interest rate at a range of 1% to…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 18:20

Trading Of HTC Shares To Be Suspended Amid Google Takeover Rumours

BERLIN (Alliance News) – Trading of shares in Taiwanese electronics firm HTC is to be suspended amid rumours that the…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 18:17

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Ovoca Gold CEO Kirill Golovanov Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Ovoca Gold PLC said on Wednesday Chief Executive Kirill Golovanov has purchased 3.2 million shares at…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 18:16

Real Good Food Shareholders To Provide Short-Term Debt Facility

LONDON (Alliance News) – Real Good Food PLC said on Wednesday its three major shareholders have agreed to provide a…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 18:09

UPDATE: blur Group Directors Participate In Placing (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Enterprise procurement company blur Group PLC said on Wednesday four directors and another shareholder participated in…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 17:51

Volcan Investments To Invest GBP1.3-GBP1.5 Billion In Anglo American

LONDON (Alliance News) – Volcan Investments Ltd on Wednesday said it will make a further investment in Anglo American PLC…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 17:41

Sanditon Investment Trust Has “Disappointing” Year For Performance

LONDON (Alliance News) – Sanditon Investment Trust PLC said on Wednesday it had a “disappointing” year for performance as its…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 17:35

Jupiter UK Growth Net Assets Rise Thanks To Low Oil And Gas Exposure

LONDON (Alliance News) – Jupiter UK Growth Investment Trust PLC on Wednesday reported growth in net asset value per share…

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