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Big Apple gets bigger

Apple continues to break financial records. It has just become the world’s first company to finish the trading day with a worth of more than $700

Apple continues to break financial records. It has just become the world’s first company to finish the trading day with a worth of more than $700

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Twitter reports $645m loss for 2013

Twitter shares have fallen more than 11 percent on Wall Street after the microblogging site announced net losses of 645 million dollars for

Twitter shares have fallen more than 11 percent on Wall Street after the microblogging site announced net losses of 645 million dollars for

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Counting the profits at increasingly mobile focused Facebook

Facebooks’s shares had a shaky start in 2012 on the day they were listed on New York’s Nasdaq stock exchange, but have jumped from $38 then to over

Facebooks’s shares had a shaky start in 2012 on the day they were listed on New York’s Nasdaq stock exchange, but have jumped from $38 then to over

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Nasdaq pays $10 million to SEC over Facebook snafu

The Nasdaq stock exchange is to pay $10 million in penalties to the US Securities and Exchange Commission over the botched initial public offering of

The Nasdaq stock exchange is to pay $10 million in penalties to the US Securities and Exchange Commission over the botched initial public offering of

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DowJones closes at another record high

The Dow Jones index has extended its record-breaking run by closing modestly higher but still at another record. The index rose 42.47 points to

The Dow Jones index has extended its record-breaking run by closing modestly higher but still at another record. The index rose 42.47 points to

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Share lock-up ends for Facebook

Shares in Facebook jumped in heavy trading on the Nasdaq. The rise comes as millions of shares held by the company’s staff become available – the

Shares in Facebook jumped in heavy trading on the Nasdaq. The rise comes as millions of shares held by the company’s staff become available – the

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Facebook faces unfriendly growth numbers

There was a not very friendly investor reaction to Facebook’s drastic slowdown in revenue growth. The social networking website also offered no

There was a not very friendly investor reaction to Facebook’s drastic slowdown in revenue growth. The social networking website also offered no

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Facebook share sale, cause for celebration?

The first week after the IPO was not easy for Facebook and others in the financial world. Trading did not start when it should have and the shares

The first week after the IPO was not easy for Facebook and others in the financial world. Trading did not start when it should have and the shares

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Facebook stock slightly up in first day of trading

Facebook’s trade debut generated more media attention than profit as it closed at $38.23 – up just 23 cents from its original price. Facebook head

Facebook’s trade debut generated more media attention than profit as it closed at $38.23 – up just 23 cents from its original price. Facebook head

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Facebook shares lacklustre in early trading

Shares in the social networking website Facebook made their debut on Friday and did not get the expected bounce. They floated after founder and

Shares in the social networking website Facebook made their debut on Friday and did not get the expected bounce. They floated after founder and

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Facebook overvalued?

As shares in the world’s biggest social network website start trading on the Nasdaq we ask if Facebook’s popularity is overshadowing doubts about its

As shares in the world’s biggest social network website start trading on the Nasdaq we ask if Facebook’s popularity is overshadowing doubts about its

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NYSE says no to Nasdaq

NYSE Euronext says it is sticking to its merger deal with Deutsche Boerse and rejecting a higher takeover bid from the Nasdaq. The NYSE board

NYSE Euronext says it is sticking to its merger deal with Deutsche Boerse and rejecting a higher takeover bid from the Nasdaq. The NYSE board

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Nasdaq and ICE counterbid for NYSE

A bidding war is underway for NYSE Euronext. Nasdaq and the internet-based marketplace firm IntercontinentalExchange have launched a rival bid to

A bidding war is underway for NYSE Euronext. Nasdaq and the internet-based marketplace firm IntercontinentalExchange have launched a rival bid to

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Nasdaq considers NYSE bid

The Nasdaq exchange is reportedly looking at launching a rival bid for NYSE Euronext rather than see it merge with Germany’s Deutsche Boerse

The Nasdaq exchange is reportedly looking at launching a rival bid for NYSE Euronext rather than see it merge with Germany’s Deutsche Boerse

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Madoff probe recovers nearly a billion dollars

It has been revealed that about a billion US dollars has been recovered from the investment firm of alleged fraudster Bernard Madoff. The former

It has been revealed that about a billion US dollars has been recovered from the investment firm of alleged fraudster Bernard Madoff. The former

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Ripples from Madoff losses felt in Europe

A massive US fraud scandal involving the former chairman of the Nasdaq stock market, Bernard Madoff is set to hurt several major European banks

A massive US fraud scandal involving the former chairman of the Nasdaq stock market, Bernard Madoff is set to hurt several major European banks

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Huge Wall Street fraud alleged

The former chairman of the Nasdaq Stock Market has been arrested and charged with what is perhaps the biggest-ever Wall Street fraud. Bernard Madoff

The former chairman of the Nasdaq Stock Market has been arrested and charged with what is perhaps the biggest-ever Wall Street fraud. Bernard Madoff

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Gloomy US economic data prompts markets downturn

US manufacturing output dropped to its lowest level since the 1981-82 recession in November, according to figures released today. The news comes as

US manufacturing output dropped to its lowest level since the 1981-82 recession in November, according to figures released today. The news comes as