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  • *Gold supported by easier dollar. SINGAPORE, May 29- Gold was hovering above a 2-1/ 2- week low on Friday as the dollar gave back some of its recent gains, but the metal was still headed for a second straight weekly decline on the prospect of higher U.S. interest rates. "The market looks set to continue to trade in a $1,180- $1,195 range with a break to the downside looking...

  • *MSCI Asia-Pacific index flat, gives up earlier gains. TOKYO, May 29- Chinese share markets extended a bruising selloff on Friday after the previous day's plunge, while the dollar took a breather from a sharp run up this week. The slide in China forced Asian markets off earlier gains, with the MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan flat.

  • SINGAPORE, May 29- Gold was hovering above a 2-1/ 2- week low on Friday as the dollar gave back some of its recent gains, but the metal was still headed for a second straight weekly decline on the prospect of higher U.S. interest rates. *Spot gold was little changed at $1,188.45 an ounce by 0041 GMT. *Gold also got some support from uncertainties around the Greek debt...

  • *Investors anxiously await open of China markets after plunge. TOKYO, May 29- Asian stocks were modestly higher early on Friday with investors on edge ahead of opening trade in China's markets which plunged the previous day, while the dollar took a breather from a sharp run up this week. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3 percent...

  • GDP will be the factor for markets Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 6:45 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Be it the result of port strikes or some weird seasonal factor, expectations are U.S. growth contracted in the first quarter and just how much may be an important factor in markets Friday.

  • Greece grab headlines at G7 talks   Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    Greece grab headlines at G7 talks

    On the second day of a three-day summit in Dresden, Greece's unresolved crisis remain a key concern among G7 finance ministers. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports.

  • Cramer: The No. 1 way to make money right now Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 6:14 PM ET
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    Jim Cramer sees nothing but merger mania right now! But is this just market froth, or is the bull just starting to run in your portfolio?

  • NEW YORK, May 28- The U.S. dollar on Thursday hit its highest against the yen since 2002 while stocks fell after Chinese brokerages tightened margin rules and the IMF head played down talk of an imminent deal to keep Greece afloat. "We are all in the process of working towards a solution for Greece, and I would not say that we already have reached substantial results,"...

  • European shares dip as Athens angst fails to abate Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 12:33 PM ET

    *Athens' ATG falls 1.7 pct, underperforms FTSEurofirst 300. LONDON, May 28- European shares retreated on Thursday, as lingering uncertainty over Greece's debt problems held back the region's stock markets. European equities had rallied on Wednesday on reports of a staff-level agreement between Greece and its creditors, until German Finance Minister Wolfgang...

  • NEW YORK, May 28- The U.S. dollar hit its highest against the yen since 2002, while global stocks cascaded lower after Chinese brokerages tightened margin rules and the IMF head downplayed talk of an imminent deal to keep Greece afloat. "We are all in the process of working towards a solution for Greece, and I would not say that we already have reached substantial...

  • Greece: Investors prepare for the worst?   Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Greece: Investors prepare for the worst?

    Peter Rosenstreich, chief FX analyst at Swissquote Bank, explains why he thinks the market is finding the Greece deal situation "numbing" right now.

  • WASHINGTON, May 28- Greece has not asked to shift its debt repayments to the IMF to the end of June, a Fund spokesman said on Thursday, adding that talks continue on the next review of Greece's bailout. Athens has some 1.6 billion euros due to the Fund next month, starting with a 300 million euro payment on June 5 that is seen as the next crunch point for Greek state...

  • *Greece expected to make June 5 payment despite threats. The government is talking up chances of an aid-for-reform agreement before a roughly 300 million euro payment falls due on June 5 to the International Monetary Fund, which along with the euro zone funds Greece. Even if Greece did miss an IMF payment, the consequences need not be immediately catastrophic,...

  • *G7 officials discussing Greece on sidelines of talks. *U.S. presses Europe, IMF to show flexibility on Greece. *IMF, EU officials say much work to do for Greece deal.

  • European shares dip as uncertainty over Greece continues Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 10:26 AM ET

    LONDON, May 28- European shares slipped on Thursday, as uncertainty over Greece's debt problems held back the region's stock markets. European equities had rallied on Wednesday on reports of a staff-level agreement between Greece and its creditors, until German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said not much progress had been made. Most investors expect...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St falls amid Greece worries, China tumble Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 10:10 AM ET

    *Avago rises after agreeing to buy Broadcom for $37 bln. *Abercrombie& Fitch rises after positive forecast. European officials downplayed talk that Greece and its lenders were drafting an agreement that would provide Athens much-needed debt relief.

  • *Avago rises after agreeing to buy Broadcom for $37 bln. *Abercrombie& Fitch rises after positive forecast. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits rose by 7,000 to a seasonally adjusted 282,000 for the week ended May 23, the Labor Department said on Thursday.

  • Gold flat on steadier dollar, lower European shares Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 8:44 AM ET

    Gold was little changed on Thursday as the impact of a steadier dollar was counteracted by lower European equities.

  • ‘Turbulence’ may strike Greece if no deal soon: ECB Thursday, 28 May 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    A protester wearing a carnival mask depicting Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras holds a pair of scissors as he takes part in an anti-austerity and pro-government demonstration in Athens February 15, 2015.

    “Turbulence may ensue” if no agreement is struck between Greece and its international bailout supervisors soon, the vice-president of the ECB has told CNBC.

  • *Greece aims for deal with EU/IMF by Sunday. ATHENS, May 28- Greece's government aims to reach an agreement with its lenders on a cash-for-reforms deal by Sunday, its spokesman said on Thursday, brushing off comments from euro zone officials suggesting a deal was far from imminent. He suggested comments by officials on the other side of the negotiating table...