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Currency moves in China and Google's Alphabet fleet

China started devaluing its tightly controlled currency this week. Following the decision in the world’s second biggest economy, we focus on

China started devaluing its tightly controlled currency this week. Following the decision in the world’s second biggest economy, we focus on

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H&M stitched up by strong US dollar

H&M, the world’s second largest fashion retailer, fears a negative impact from higher costs due to the strong US dollar. The company buys most of

H&M, the world’s second largest fashion retailer, fears a negative impact from higher costs due to the strong US dollar. The company buys most of

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Zimbabwe slashes 16 zeros from currency but dollar still a joke

From next Monday Zimbabweans with have their mental arithmetic simplified for them with the news some zeros are coming off the currency. Quite a

From next Monday Zimbabweans with have their mental arithmetic simplified for them with the news some zeros are coming off the currency. Quite a

Business

Fair weather for Inditex as profits beat forecasts

Fashion is flying off the shelves at Inditex, the Zara owner posting a better-than-expected quarterly profit up 28% to 521 million euros. Inditex

Fashion is flying off the shelves at Inditex, the Zara owner posting a better-than-expected quarterly profit up 28% to 521 million euros. Inditex

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Linkedin slashes profit outlook

Linkedin became the third social network media company in a week to lose as much as a quarter of its valuation after reporting a weaker outlook

Linkedin became the third social network media company in a week to lose as much as a quarter of its valuation after reporting a weaker outlook

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Ukraine interest rates to hit 30 percent

Ukraine’s central bank is to hike interest rates to 30 percent from 19.5. Due to come into effect on Wednesday it is the highest rate for 15 years

Ukraine’s central bank is to hike interest rates to 30 percent from 19.5. Due to come into effect on Wednesday it is the highest rate for 15 years

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Legal costs lead to quarterly net loss at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank has reported a net loss in the third quarter. The 92 million euro loss by Germany’s top lender was because it has had to put aside

Deutsche Bank has reported a net loss in the third quarter. The 92 million euro loss by Germany’s top lender was because it has had to put aside

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Fed fears fuel emerging economies currency and share turmoil

Investors in emerging economies – particularly Asia – remain jittery amid turmoil in their stock exchanges and as currency values tumble. The

Investors in emerging economies – particularly Asia – remain jittery amid turmoil in their stock exchanges and as currency values tumble. The

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Rate for the job: NYSE Euronext to take over scandal-hit Libor

NYSE Euronext has won the contract for setting the London Inter-bank Offered Rate- or Libor. The operator of the New York Stock Exchange and

NYSE Euronext has won the contract for setting the London Inter-bank Offered Rate- or Libor. The operator of the New York Stock Exchange and