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Euro, Stocks Drop Before ECB Minutes; Bonds Gain: Markets ...

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Start your day with what's moving markets in Asia. Sign up here to receive our newsletter. The euro fell against most of its major peers while European ...

China's Growing Its Share of Southeast Asia's ...

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China has Southeast Asia in its sights. Companies from the world’s second biggest economy are increasingly targeting the region for investment ...

An Eclipse Is Just What the U.S. Power Sector’s Been Waiting For

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Turns out the solar eclipse, set to plunge parts of the U.S. into total darkness on Monday, will offer exactly what the power sector’s been looking for: a completely predictable stage for experiments. It’s not often that power grid…

U.K. Economy Can't Count on Consumer Momentum as Shoppers Flag

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U.K. consumers are flagging, stripping the economy of its most consistent and important support over the past two years. From a slowdown in spending growth to switching to cheaper brands to save money, the impact of faster inflation on…

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Bank of England's Caution Is Justified. What Happens When It Isn't?

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Britain's labor market is powering ahead, and inflation exceeds the Bank of England's target. Is it hot in here? Don't expect Governor Mark Carney to cool things off. Here's a major economy where price increases have not only picked up,…

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Uber Gets a China Ride It Can't Cancel

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Nisha Gopalan is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering deals and banking. She previously worked for the Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones as an editor and a reporter. Uber Technologies Inc. investors have a lot on their plate, from a…

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Even EU Regulators Can't Stamp Out Food Scandals

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Remember that Chinese pet food, laced with melamine, that caused kidney failure in the family European pooch? Or the pork and beef from Belgium containing ...

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Reboot or Booted? Infosys Must Choose

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Andy Mukherjee is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering industrial companies and financial services. He previously was a columnist for Reuters Breakingviews. He has also worked for the Straits Times, ET NOW and Bloomberg News. Infosys Ltd.…

Economic Growth in the Philippines Exceeds 6% for Eighth Quarter

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The Philippines' economy grew faster than 6 percent for an eighth consecutive quarter, underscoring the nation's resilience as domestic and global challenges mount. Key Points. Gross domestic product increased 6.5 percent in the second…

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Bannon Says He Fights Mnuchin, Cohn Daily for Tough China Policy

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White House chief strategist Steve Bannon took public his long-simmering feud with some of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers, saying in an interview with The American Prospect that he battles them often, especially over his…

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Global Economy Looks Set for a Year of Faster, Firmer Growth

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The world economy looks well on its way to a year of faster, firmer growth after rising at its most rapid pace in 2 1/2 years in the second quarter. The expansion is broad based as long-time laggards Japan and the euro area perk up. Even…

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The 48 Frantic Hours Before CEOs Broke With Trump

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Even before President Donald Trump began speaking at Trump Tower on Tuesday afternoon, America’s most prominent CEOs knew they had a problem. In the days following the racially charged violence in Virginia, where white supremacists marched…

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Fed Starts to Wonder If Cornerstone Inflation Model Still Works

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Federal Reserve officials are looking under the hood of their most basic inflation models and starting to ask if something is wrong. Minutes from the July 25-26 Federal Open Market Committee meeting showed a revealing debate over why the…

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Fed Minutes May Show Battle Lines Hardening Over Soft ...

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Federal Reserve watchers may get a better feel Wednesday for how many policy makers remain resolved to raise interest rates again this year, and how many ...

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Trump's Business Councils Dissolve After CEOs Turn Against Him

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Donald Trump said he's disbanding two advisory groups of American business leaders, after CEOs quit this week as the president faced blowback for failing to sufficiently condemn white supremacists. Bloomberg's Margaret Talev reports on …

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Stocks Fluctuate, Dollar Dips Amid Fed, CEO Rebuke ...

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Start your day with what's moving markets in Asia. Sign up here to receive our newsletter. U.S. stocks dropped from their session highs, the dollar fell ...

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Trump Drags GOP Onto Dangerous Ground, This Time Over Race

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Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. Donald Trump is facing growing condemnation inside his own party for his explosive remarks equating neo-Nazis to counter-protesters, as the…

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AMC Cinemas Weighs Blocking $10-a-Month MoviePass Deal

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AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., the world’s largest theater chain, is weighing legal action against MoviePass over its low-cost cinema subscription ...

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Women Charge Past Men in U.S. Job Market as Economy ...

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Women are returning to the U.S. labor force in greater numbers this year, helping arrest an ugly decline in the so-called participation rate. Just how much ...

Renaissance’s Medallion Made a Stunning Shift After Trump’s Election

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Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. The news sent millionaires who work at the hedge fund powerhouse Renaissance Technologies searching for cash. The in-house gold mine, the…

Wednesday, Aug 16

Trump’s U.S. Senate Pick Advances in Alabama Republican ...

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Luther Strange, the U.S. Senate candidate from Alabama backed by President Donald Trump, advanced to a run-off election for the Republican nomination to ...

American CEOs’ Trump Nightmare: ‘Life Has Become Politicized’

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Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. Mary Barra of General Motors Co. wanted to stay close to the White House. Indra Nooyi of Pepsico Inc. was pressured to walk away. Kevin Plank…

Trump Rips CEOs Quitting Panels as Defectors' List Grows

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Intel's CEO has become the latest business leader to abandon President Trump's Council of Business Leaders. He follows on the heels of the bosses of Under Armour and Merck who left earlier today. Bloomberg's Jodi Schneider reports on …

Top India Bank Wants Weaker Rupee to Curb China Import ...

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A troop standoff along the border with China isn’t the only worry for Indian policy makers. The weaker yuan is intensifying a flood of cheap Chinese ...

Tuesday, Aug 15

U.S. Stocks Mixed, Dollar Gains After Retail Data: Markets ...

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The dollar rallied, U.S. stocks fluctuated and Treasuries extended their losses after U.S. retail sales exceeded forecasts last month, boosting speculation ...

Democrats Fret as Clinton Book Rollout Looms - Bloomberg

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Democrats, reveling in President Donald Trump’s plummeting popularity and the Republican Party’s civil wars, are looking forward to September. Except ...

Amazon Is Seeking $16 Billion Bond Sale for Whole Foods

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Amazon.com Inc. turned to the debt markets on Tuesday to fund its $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods Market Inc. and power Jeff Bezos’s planned conquest of the supermarket business. The world’s largest online retailer sold $16…

Why Would Buffett's Berkshire Bulk Up on Credit Cards?

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Synchrony Financial is the latest company to receive a ringing endorsement from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. What's the takeaway for the rest of us? The $24 billion issuer of private-label and other credit cards saw its stock…

Monday, Aug 14

Without Oil, North Korea Sanctions Won’t Stop Kim

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Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. For North Korea’s fledgling economy, the latest round of sanctions will cut deep. The curbs on everything from lead and fish exports to shady…

Stocks Surge, Havens Retreat as Korea Fears Wane: Markets ...

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Global stocks gained and volatility receded as the prospect of war between the U.S. and North Korea appeared to cool. Havens such as gold, Treasuries and ...

Merck CEO Quits Trump Council as 'Matter of Personal Conscience'

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Merck & Co. Chief Executive Officer Ken Frazier announced his resignation from President Donald Trump's council of manufacturing executives on Monday following Trump's response to violence this weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia.…

Bitcoin Surges Past $4,000 on Speed Breakthrough

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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 $4,298 Monday, a gain of nearly 20 percent since Friday…

Sunday, Aug 13

Charlottesville Rally Organizer Flees News Conference ...

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Charlottesville, Va. (AP) -- The organizer of a white nationalist rally in Virginia was chased away from a news conference Sunday, a day after the event ...

Almanac: Plenty of Cold, Snow for This Winter for ...

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Lewiston, Maine (AP) -- Northeasterners, keep your mittens, boots and show shovel handy. The Farmer's Almanac that goes on sale this week predicts a snowy ...

Trump Panned for ‘Many Sides’ Condemnation of Virginia ...

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Donald Trump condemned hatred, bigotry and violence “on many sides” after clashes at a white nationalists’ rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, capped ...

Trump Criticized for Not Denouncing White Nationalists at Rally

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Donald Trump condemned hatred, bigotry and violence “on many sides” after clashes at a white nationalists’ rally in Virginia capped off by incidents that left three people dead including a pedestrian and two in a helicopter crash. Trump…

Saturday, Aug 12

China's Xi Seeks to Calm North Korea Tensions in Trump Call

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China’s President Xi Jinping moved to calm growing tensions over North Korea, telling U.S. Presient Donald Trump in a phone call that all sides should maintain restraint and avoid inflammatory comments. Xi’s comments, reported by China’s…

U.S. Stocks Gain, Volatility Slips as Tension Ebbs: Markets Wrap

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Start your day with what's moving markets in Asia. Sign up here to receive our newsletter. U.S. stocks rose and volatility eased as markets showed signs of stabilizing after days of verbal sparring between the U.S. and North Korea. The…

Your Evening Briefing

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If you were hoping for a quiet August, it's been anything but, with tension building between North Korea and the U.S. and the ensuing market volatility. There may be no vacation for geopolitics and the markets, but there is for your trusty…

Trump and Kim's War of Words Has Asia on Edge as Stocks ...

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Follow @bpolitics for all the latest news, and sign up for our daily Balance of Power newsletter. The escalating war of words between U.S. President Donald ...