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The Indian rupee fell more than 3.5 percent to hit a fresh record low of 68.75 to the dollar on Wednesday.
Apple stocks were U.S. hedge funds' top holding during the second quarter this year, beating travel website Priceline and iPhone manufacturer Qualcomm to the winning spot.
As money flows out of emerging markets, frontier markets have enjoyed something of a renaissance - but there can be "huge problems" for intrepid investors, analysts warned.
Bank of England (BoE) Governor Mark Carney will make his first public speech on Wednesday and analysts expect him to try and persuade businesses that interest rates will remain low for the foreseeable future.
Switzerland's first ever drive-in "sex boxes" were opened in the city of Zurich on Monday in an attempt to force illegal prostitution out of the inner city.
A source from Team Obama said Larry Summers will likely be named Fed chairman in a few weeks though he is "still being vetted" so it might take a little longer.
Online bookmakers are scrambling to move into Europe and Australia to offset potential losses from an upcoming U.K. gambling tax, according to analysts.
Sales of premium liquor are booming—in large part due to new offerings. But not every “premium” is worth the cost. Read this story before you hit the liquor store again.
A housing crash, rising unemployment and weak growth leaves the AAA-rated Netherlands teetering on the brink of a credit downgrade. But analysts said more is at risk than the country's perfect credit rating.
Foreign returns on superhero movies are now underwriting the future of those lucrative franchises.
September is often a scary month for investors. This year, the nightmares could become real.
The dust has settled after a tumultuous week for bond investors, in which the yield on 10-year benchmark Treasurys spiked above 2.93 percent, a high not seen since July 2011.
Steve Ballmer is out, but who is going to take his place? Chances are, it's not who you think it will be.
A toxic combination of depressed employment participation rates, weak real growth and the onset of Obamacare, will force the Federal Reserve to increase rather than decrease quantitative easing next year.
Did the Indian rupee dropp to record lows against the dollar this week due to the launch of the currency's new symbol last year on an inauspicious day?
A managing director at Goldman Sachs has been charged with raping a 20-year-old woman in an East Hamptons home he rents with his wife.
Having been viewed until recently as a promising destination for investors, emerging markets are now seen as more volatile.
Societe Generale joined a growing chorus of banks growing increasingly bullish on European equities at the expense of U.S, Japanese and emerging market stocks, and forecast a net $100 billion could soon flow back into the struggling continent.
So what was the most popular U.S. website last month? Not Google (sort of). Turns out that Yahoo had the most unique monthly visitors in July, beating even the search king.
The widespread culture of long working hours for banking interns has been criticized after the death of a 21-year-old intern last week, with groups calling for changes to guidelines and working practices.