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Most investors analyse spread sheets and pore over corporate fundamentals to pick the best stocks. But in India, many stock-pickers use astrology.
Despite precipitous drops in the price of gold since 1978, private investor sentiment towards the commodity remains strong.
Ratings agency S&P said on Wednesday that more countries were likely to be downgraded than upgraded in 2014, with the EMEA most at risk.
Adidas, second only to Nike in sportswear market sales, is hoping to bounce back from a troubled 2013 with a winning World Cup next year.
Instead of deep across-the-board wage and pension cuts, the 2014 Greek budget targets its cuts on specific parts of the welfare state.
Australia's trade minister has said he is not relying on a global deal at this week's World Trade Organization summit.
China's reforms are comprehensive and a reassuring sign from the world's second-largest economy, says the World Bank's chief financial officer.
The latest dent in credit ratings agencies’ (CRAs) reputation could be legal action from the European Union, following a scathing report.
The United States is now the world's most generous nation, according to a global index of giving, knocking Australia off the top spot.
The man in charge of shepherding Cyprus from its near-financial disaster told CNBC that the country's situation is improving.
A sharp rise in U.S. equity prices could be leading to a dangerous bubble, according to one of the three Americans who won the 2013 Nobel prize for economics.
The burgeoning U.K. economic recovery is expected to lead to raised forecasts, but Chancellor George Osborne is unlikely to ease up on austerity.
A company that just settled data 'snooping' charges with New Jersey made only $2,500 for selling 400,000 individuals' data—16 cents a person.
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"Dr. Doom" Marc Faber told CNBC on Friday that bitcoin's price surge was a sign of too much money.
The spot gold price took its worst monthly tumble in November for 35 years, continuing the precious metal's steady decline in 2013.
Cyber Monday could lose its crown as the U.K.’s biggest pre-Christmas online retail day, with “middle cyber Monday” taking its place.
There are increasing calls for a certain type of gaming machine – the "crack cocaine of gambling" – to be banned.
The central bank’s surprise announcement that it would stop one method of housing stimulus is one of the first steps to tightening monetary policy.
Veteran investor Mark Mobius said he would consider investing in Greece since its downgrade to emerging market status.