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  • BRUSSELS, Sept 21- Scotland's rejection of independence and a lack of any fireworks at a Fed meeting last week have calmed investors enough to shift the focus back to what some call the "Great Stagnation", and how to avoid it.

  • French reforms will help G-20 goal: Finance Minister Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 4:42 AM ET

    Structural and labor market reforms underway in France will help ensure that the Group of 20 meets the goal of boosting global growth, the country's finance minister said.

  • Christine Lagarde, managing director of the IMF, is confident that the G-20 will achieve their target of boosting global growth by 2 percentage points.

  • G-20: Nearing growth goal, but need more from Europe Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 3:13 AM ET

    The G-20 leading nations are close to adding an extra $2 trillion to the global economy, but Europe's stagnation remains a major stumbling block.

  • *Calls for Europe to do more to lift growth in near term. CAIRNS, Australia, Sept 21- The Group of 20 leading nations say they are tantalisingly close to adding an extra $2 trillion to the global economy and creating millions of new jobs, but Europe's extended stagnation remains a major stumbling block.

  • AP Top Financial News At 1 a.m. EDT Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 12:58 AM ET

    G-20 says close to goal of $2 trillion in growth With Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to know As Wall Street watches Alibaba, stocks drift Procter& Gamble cancels on-field NFL promotion Unemployment rates rise in 24 US states in August Gauge of US economy edges up 0.2 percent in August Oculus unveils new prototype VR headset Alibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut Yahoo rakes in another jackpot from Alibaba's IPO China fines GlaxoSmithKline $492 M for bribery

  • AP Top Financial News At 12:44 a.m. EDT Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 12:44 AM ET

    G-20 says close to goal of $2 trillion in growth With Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to know As Wall Street watches Alibaba, stocks drift Procter& Gamble cancels on-field NFL promotion Unemployment rates rise in 24 US states in August Gauge of US economy edges up 0.2 percent in August Oculus unveils new prototype VR headset Alibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut Yahoo rakes in another jackpot from Alibaba's IPO China fines GlaxoSmithKline $492 M for bribery

  • BEIJING, Sept 21- China will not dramatically alter its economic policy because of any one economic indicator, Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said on Sunday. Lou made the remarks at a meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors from the G20 countries in Australia, according to a statement from the People's Bank of China, China's central bank.

  • CAIRNS, Australia, Sept 21- Following is the text of the communique issued after on Sunday the meeting of finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20 leading nations in the Australian city of Cairns.

  • CAIRNS, Australia, Sept 20- Canada's finance minister said on Saturday commitments made by G20 countries came "very close" to the target of adding an extra 2 percentage points to global economic growth and he urged European governments to increase stimulus where they could.

  • G-20: Europe, Japan must do more to support growth Saturday, 20 Sep 2014 | 6:18 AM ET
    G-20 finance ministers and central bankers in Cairns, Australia.

    The outlook for the global economy leaves much to be desired as headwinds in Japan and Europe put them on an uneven keel with the U.S.

  • G-20 members divided on how to reach growth goal Saturday, 20 Sep 2014 | 1:17 AM ET
    OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria speaks during a press conference at the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in Cairns on September 20, 2014.

    As the Group of 20 leading economies meet to change no less than the "destiny" of the global economy, members remain divided on how to get there.

  • CAIRNS, Australia, Sept 20- As the Group of 20 leading economies meet to change no less than the "destiny" of the global economy, members remain divided on how to get there with Germany pushing back at U.S. calls for more government stimulus. That goal has seemed ever more distant as members from China to Japan, Germany and Russia have all stumbled in recent months.

  • The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: ORCL, WMT, TSLA, SAP     Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 5:25 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Alibaba IPO: A study in price transparency Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 4:34 PM ET
    Alibaba signage at the New York Stock Exchange at their IPO, September 19, 2014.

    Investors go bonkers for Alibaba. The stock finally opened just before noon as buy and sell orders were getting matched.

  • Unpacking the iPhone 6 Plus chipmakers Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 2:44 PM ET
    A customer looks at the new iPhone 6 Plus after it went on sale along with the iPhone 6 at the Apple Omotesando store in Tokyo, Sept. 19, 2014.

    Apple's iPhone 6 Plus uses chips from Qualcomm, Skyworks Solutions, Avago Technologies and other companies, according to gadget repair firm iFixit.

  • Exxon winds down Russian Arctic well on sanctions Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 1:37 PM ET
    The Exxon Mobil corporate pavilion at the 21st World Petroleum Congress in Moscow, June 16, 2014.

    Exxon Mobil said the U.S. government has allowed it to wind down activity on a Russian Arctic drilling well that has been a target of U.S. sanctions.

  • France's Sarkozy announces return to politics Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 12:18 PM ET
    Nicolas Sarkozy

    France's former president Sarkozy announced his return to politics on Friday, a move that would position him for a 2017 presidential bid.

  • Alibaba? Here's who is really going public today Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    The Alibaba IPO is a big story but here's who is really going public today, says Michael Zakkour.

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