MUMBAI, Feb 28- India on Saturday proposed to merge its commodity market regulator with the capital market watchdog, aiming to strengthen regulation in a move which could help open the commodity futures market to institutional investors. Responding to the measure, shares of Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd, India's biggest commodity exchange and its...» Read More
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Oil is dropping nearly 3 percent on optimism there could be a ceasefire to the violence in the Mideast, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
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After a massive rally yesterday, stocks are stuck in neutral today. A look at where stocks are headed next, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now traders.
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It may finally be time to go against the crowd and play the dollar for a swift slide.
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