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Fri 24 Oct  - Bezos: The Grinch that stole Amazon's Xmas
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Fri 24 Oct  - Can Facebook live up to the hype?
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Wed 17 Sep  - Meet CNNMoney's Tech 30 stock index
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Fri 24 Oct  - The Ebola stocks: Effect of an outbreak
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Fri 24 Oct  - Is the U.S. holding too much oil in reserve?
With oil and gas prices falling, some in Washington are questioning whether it makes sense to hold 106 days worth of supply in storage.

Fri 24 Oct  - Pepsi tests DIY colas with SodaStream
Want to make your own Sierra Mist at home? Soon you might be able to.

Fri 24 Oct  - Stocks: 4 things to know before the open
Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.

Fri 24 Oct  - Wall Street delivers bad news to Amazon
The company lost more than $14 billion in value.

Fri 24 Oct  - Buffett lost $2 billion, but there's good news
Buffett's investment firm lost big on Coca-Cola and IBM this week, but that's about the extent of his losses this year.

Thu 23 Oct  - Investors go to their happy place
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Thu 23 Oct  - Microsoft sales soar 25% on huge demand for Office, Surface, Xbox and cloud
However, earnings slipped on restructuring plans

Thu 23 Oct  - Dunkin' gets dunked: Weak doughnut sales hurt stock
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Fri 24 Oct  - What keeps bond investors up at night?
Concerns about liquidity in the fixed-income market have some top investors wondering about safe alternatives.

Wed 22 Oct  - U.S. vs. Europe: There's a clear economic winner
America is growing faster and providing more jobs than the Eurozone. Can it last?

Thu 23 Oct  - Stocks: 4 things to know before the open
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Thu 23 Oct  - Just how sick are Europe's top banks?
Regulators are about to reveal the results of an extensive health check of Europe's top 130 banks, indicating which may need a cash infusion.

Thu 23 Oct  - Oil will tumble to $70 says new 'bond king'
Star bond investor Jeffrey Gundlach believes oil will plunge to $70 because Saudi Arabia loves 'turning the screws' on rival Iran.

Thu 23 Oct  - Domino's Pizza is hot again. The stock is at an all-time high
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Wed 22 Oct  - Is Apple the perfect stock?
It's hard to find a glaring weakness with Apple's stock. The innovative spirit is back too. So why is Apple still not in the Dow?

Wed 22 Oct  - What next for Turkey's roller-coaster economy?
Turkey's finance minister is cautiously optimistic about the future despite slowing growth and regional unrest.


Mon 20 Oct  - Launch of Hang Seng Markit iBoxx Offshore RMB Bond Index Family
[at noodls] - October Oct 20 2014 Launch of Hang Seng Markit iBoxx Offshore RMB Bond Index Family Hong Kong, London and New York - Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited ("Hang Seng Indexes"), Hong Kong's leading ...

Sun 19 Oct  - Qatar fund to buy stake in Hong Kong department store operator for $616 million
[Reuters] - Qatar Holding LLC has agreed to pay $616 million (382.45 million pounds) for about one fifth of Lifestyle International Holdings (1212.HK), a department operator in Hong Kong and mainland China - the latest addition of a high-end retail brand to the sovereign wealth fund's portfolio. Lifestyle's stores include a SOGO branded store in Hong Kong's bustling shopping district of Causeway Bay and four Jiuguang stores on the mainland. A unit of Qatar Holding will pay HK$14.75 (1.18 pounds) per share for the 19.9 percent stake, a 1 percent premium to Lifestyle's last traded price of HK$14.60, the statement added. Qatar Holding will get one board seat on the completion of the transaction.



Wed 08 Oct  - [video] Sotheby's $17.8 million diamond
[at CNBC] - Hong Kong protests didn't stop Sotheby's auctions there. CNBC's Robert Frank reports the big seller was an 8.4 carat purple pink diamond that went for $17.8 million.