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  • Soros charity targeted in Russia book-burning

    A college burned 53 books linked to a charity founded by hedge fund mogul George Soros.

  • *China's central bank fixes yuan firmer for third session. Ebbing confidence in China's policymaking has fuelled investors' retreat from the slowing economy, and expectations that the currency will fall further has widened the gap between the tightly managed onshore yuan and the Hong Kong- based offshore rate. The yuan has depreciated more than one percent...

  • SHANGHAI, Jan 12- China's offshore yuan was trading almost in line with its onshore counterpart on Tuesday, with the offshore yuan implied overnight deposit rate hitting a record high, indicating extremely tight liquidity outside the mainland. China's offshore yuan implied overnight deposit rate hit a record high of 94 percent in Hong Kong on Tuesday, with...

  • *China's central bank fixes yuan firm for third session. SHANGHAI, Jan 12- China set another firm fix for its currency on Tuesday and stepped up a verbal campaign, backed by what dealers said was aggressive buying, to convince skeptical investors that they were in control of events. China's equity markets, which tumbled 10 percent last week and a further 5 percent on...

  • A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The market has done a lot of looking back on the financial crisis lately.

  • *China stocks slide again, yuan currency also drops. China allowed the biggest fall in its yuan currency in five months, adding to investor fears about the health of its economy, while Shanghai stocks were halted for the second time this week after another steep selloff. "People see the weakness in China and in the overall equity market and think there's going to be...

  • *China stocks slide again, yuan currency also drops. China allowed the biggest fall in the yuan currency in five months, adding to investor fears about the health of its economy, while Shanghai stocks were halted for the second time this week after another steep selloff. "People see the weakness in China and in the overall equity market and think there's going to be...

  • *China circuit breaker suspended as of Friday. China allowed the biggest fall in the yuan in five months, and Shanghai stocks were halted for the second time this week after another brutal selloff tripped a newly-imposed circuit breaker. The Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges, however, said China would suspend the circuit breaker as of Friday.

  • *China circuit breaker suspended as of Friday. China allowed the biggest fall in the yuan in five months, and Shanghai stocks were halted for the second time this week after another brutal selloff tripped a newly imposed circuit breaker. Global stocks, however, recouped some losses after the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges said China would suspend the...

  • *China circuit breaker suspended as of Friday. China allowed the biggest fall in the yuan in five months, and Shanghai stocks were halted for the second time this week after another brutal selloff tripped a new circuit breaker. Global stocks, however, trimmed losses after the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges said China would suspend the circuit breaker as...

  • *China stocks slump; trigger 2nd trading halt this week. Jan 7- Wall Street was set to open sharply lower for a second straight day on Thursday after China allowed the yuan to fall further and oil prices slid to near 12- year lows, raising concerns over the state of the global economy. China allowed the biggest fall in the yuan in five months, and Shanghai stocks were...

  • Soros says it's the 2008 crisis all over again

    Hedge fund billionaire George Soros is warning of another crisis in the financial markets.

  • College students on a campus in Brazil.

    In a sector plagued by government scrutiny in the U.S., one major for-profit education company has found a way to circumvent regulation.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 30- Russia has banned a pro-democracy charity founded by hedge fund billionaire and philanthropist George Soros, saying it posed a threat to both state security and the Russian constitution. In a statement released on Monday, Russia's General Prosecutor's Office said two branches of Soros' charity network- the Open Society Foundations and the...

  • George Soros

    Soros Fund Management exited its bet on Herbalife, the nutrition company that rival investor William Ackman has called a fraud.

  • George Soros speaking at the 2015 CGI Annual Meeting in New York.

    Billionaire investor George Soros has yanked his roughly $500 million investment with "bond king" Bill Gross, the WSJ reports.

  • George Soros and Hungry are butting heads

    Billionaire George Soros is under fire in his home country Hungary for promoting liberal migrant policies.

  • Employees of a cocoa export company pile up sacks in a packaging factory in the Ivory Coast.

    Sub-Saharan Africa has been the darling of frontier market investors for several years. However, a combination of factors could see its appeal for investors wane.

  • Putin's charity ban

    Russia may ban Soros charity in NGO crackdown.

  • Russian servicemen march during the Victory Day parade at Red Square in Moscow, Russia, May 9, 2015.

    Hedge fund billionaire George Soros's charitable foundation may be kicked out of Russia, as Moscow considers banning foreign NGOs that promote democracy.