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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 13:39

US Trade Deficit Narrows More Than Expected In December

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Reflecting a sharp increase in the value of exports, the Commerce Department released a report on…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 13:33

Turkey Arrests 248 People Over Social Media Posts

ISTANBUL (Alliance News) – Turkey has detained 948 people, and of these arrested 248, over posts on social media that…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 13:32

29-Year-Old Egyptian Man Confirmed As Paris Terror Suspect

PARIS (Alliance News) – A 29-year-old Egyptian man has been confirmed as the suspect in the terror attack on soldiers…

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Forex

07 Feb 2017, 13:32

US Dollar Rises After U.S Trade Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The US trade data for December was released at 8:30 am ET, Tuesday. After the data,…

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Forex

07 Feb 2017, 13:24

US Dollar Mixed Ahead Of U.S Trade Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The US trade data for December is due to be released at 8:30 am ET, Tuesday.…

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Commodities

07 Feb 2017, 13:20

Crude Oil Lower Despite OPEC Supply Cuts

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were lower Tuesday morning ahead of data that may show US inventories continued…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 13:18

TechFinancials To Beat Market View For 2016 But Loses Largest Licensee

LONDON (Alliance News) – Financial broking technology company TechFinancials Inc said Tuesday it expects its 2016 results to exceed market…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 13:17

Green Belt Protection, Renter Support Tabled In UK Housing White Paper

LONDON (Alliance News) – UK Communities Secretary Sajid Javid on Tuesday unveiled the long-awaited Housing White Paper, tabling plans to…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 13:13

TOP NEWS: White House Rules Out Withdrawing US Travel Ban Order

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The White House has ruled out any possibility of withdrawing the travel ban imposed on Middle…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 13:12

General Motors Fourth Quarter Results Beat View

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Automaker General Motors Co on Tuesday reported a nearly 71% fall in profit for the fourth…

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Commodities

07 Feb 2017, 13:10

Gold Rally Pauses On Rate Hike Chatter

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Tuesday morning after Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker that…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:54

Scisys Inks Contract Worth Around EUR3.7 Million For ExoMars Project

LONDON (Alliance News) – Software, IT and support services firm Scisys PLC on Tuesday said it has inked a contract…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:52

Albion Enterprise VCT Net Asset Value Rises In Current Year

LONDON (Alliance News) – Albion Enterprise VCT PLC said Tuesday it has seen a slight rise in its net asset…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:40

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: ReNeuron CFO Buys 250,000 Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – ReNeuron Group PLC said Chief Financial Officer Michael Hunt bought 250,000 shares at a price of…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:36

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: James Cropper Chairman Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Paper-products maker James Cropper PLC Tuesday said Chairman Mark Cropper bought shares in the company.Cropper…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 12:31

Ex-French Leader Sarkozy Faces Trial In Campaign Fraud Case

PARIS (Alliance News) – A judge ordered former French president Nicolas Sarkozy to stand trial over accusations that he exceeded…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:24

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Charles Taylor CFO And Wife Buy Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Charles Taylor PLC said Chief Financial Officer Mark Keogh bought 6,809 shares at a price of…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:19

Emerson Electric Profit Down; But Raises Full Year Earnings View

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US industrial group Emerson Electric Co reported that its net earnings common stockholders for first quarter…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:15

TOP NEWS: Ascential Buys MediaLink For Up To USD207 Million

LONDON (Alliance News) – Ascential PLC on Tuesday said it has agreed to buy US-based media advisory and business services…

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London Stock Market comment

07 Feb 2017, 12:13

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Weak Pound Supports FTSE 100; DCC Up, BP Down

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stock prices in London were higher on Tuesday at midday, with the FTSE 100 supported by…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 12:03

China’s Forex Reserves Decline In January

BEIJING (Alliance News) – China’s foreign exchange reserves declined below the USD3 trillion mark for the first time since 2011…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 12:02

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Berkeley Energia MD Sells 135,000 Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Berkeley Energia Ltd Tuesday said Managing Director Paul Atherley sold 135,000 shares at a price of…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 12:01

IMF Says Greece Long-run Growth To Be Just Under 1%, Debt Unsustainable

VIENNA (Alliance News) – Greece’s economy is set to expand just below 1% in the long term and the government…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 11:53

Numis Says Rising Stock Prices Have Boosted Revenue Amid Weak Issuance

LONDON (Alliance News) – Numis Corp PLC said Tuesday the rise in UK equities prices has boosted its revenue in…

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Economics

07 Feb 2017, 11:49

German Industrial Output Falls Most Since 2009

BERLIN (Alliance News) – Germany’s industrial production unexpectedly declined in December at the sharpest pace since 2009 on widespread weakness…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 11:32

Barclays Sells EUR177 Million Italian Corporate Loan Book To AnaCap

LONDON (Alliance News) – Barclays PLC said Tuesday it has agreed the sale of a portfolio of Italian small business…

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Markets

07 Feb 2017, 11:30

Wall Street Poised For Positive Start

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US stocks look set to open modestly higher on Tuesday, even as global sentiment remains fragile…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 11:16

Baker Hughes January Worldwide Rig Count Rises

HOUSTON (Alliance News) – US oil services firm Baker Hughes Inc reported that worldwide rig count for January 2017 was…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 11:14

EXTRA: Trump And Brexit Drive New Customer Increase For Plus500

LONDON (Alliance News) – Online trading platform provider Plus500 Ltd said Tuesday it benefited from the surprise Brexit vote and…

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Companies

07 Feb 2017, 11:10

TOP NEWS SUMMARY: BP Annual Earnings Miss Expectations

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of top news stories Tuesday.———-COMPANIES———-BP reported a steep fall in underlying…

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