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  • LONDON, Jan 26- Gold fell more than 1 percent on Monday as traders cashed in gains that took the metal to five-month highs last week, with the wider markets shrugging off news that an anti-austerity party had won elections in Greece. Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras, whose Syriza party swept to victory in a snap election on Sunday, was set to become prime minister...

  • *Saudi-led OPEC focus set to stay on retaining market share. LONDON, Jan 23- Brent crude oil rose on Friday after the death of Saudi Arabia's king added to uncertainty in oil markets, although the new ruler indicated immediately there would be no policy change. Brent crude rose to a high of $49.80, up $1.28 a barrel, before easing to around $49.20 by 1515 GMT.

  • *Saudi-led OPEC focus set to stay on retaining market share. Brent crude rose to a high of $49.80, up $1.28 a barrel, before easing to $49.25 by 1335 GMT. Hans van Cleef, senior energy economist with ABN Amro, said the initial rally after King Abdullah's death was due to uncertainty over succession and Saudi oil policy.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Jan 22- Gold turned higher and touched a five-month high above $1,300 per ounce on Thursday, after the European Central Bank launched a multi-billion euro bond-buying program aimed at reviving a sagging euro zone economy. Gold is usually seen as a hedge against inflationary concerns. "Gold is reacting to what Draghi has to say, to the bigger...

  • PRECIOUS-Gold rebounds after ECB launches QE programme Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:10 AM ET

    LONDON, Jan 22- Gold erased earlier losses on Thursday after the European Central Bank launched a multi-billion euro bond-buying programme aimed at reviving a sagging euro zone economy. Gold is usually seen as a hedge against inflationary concerns. "Gold is reacting to what Draghi has to say, to the bigger package that was announced and to rebounding inflation...

  • AMSTERDAM, Jan 21- ASML Holding NV, the world's largest maker of semiconductor production equipment, has reported forecast-beating results on the back of stronger-than-expected demand from memory chip makers, sending its shares to a record high. ASML, whose rivals include Applied Materials, which it outranks by stock market value, and Nikon, reported...

  • *Gold above $1,300 for first time since August. LONDON, Jan 21- European shares stalled near a seven-year high and Asian shares hit a six-week peak on Wednesday, a day before the European Central Bank is expected to announce a sovereign bond-buying programme to boost the euro zone's flagging economy. The Japanese yen meanwhile rose by around 1 percent against the...

  • AMSTERDAM, Jan 21- ASML Holding NV, the world's largest maker of semiconductor production equipment, reported forecast-beating results on the back of stronger-than-expected demand from memory chip makers, sending its shares to a record high. ASML makes lithography machines, which use highly focused beams of light to trace out the circuitry of computer chips.

  • Wall Street jittery as ECB action looms Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 5:53 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stock index futures signaled a softer open as investors face another day of big name tech and bank earnings, ahead of Thursday's ECB meeting.

  • *Gold above $1,300 for first time since August. LONDON, Jan 21- European shares held close to a seven-year high on Wednesday and Asian shares hit a six-week peak investors bet the European Central Bank would unveil a stimulus drive to boost the flagging euro zone economy. The Japanese yen meanwhile rose by around 1 percent against the U.S. dollar after the Bank of...

  • *China faces significant downward pressure on economy- Premier. *Iraq announces record oil production for December. Jan 19- Brent crude oil prices fell below $49 a barrel and U.S. crude also fell more than $1 on Monday after the global economic outlook darkened and Iraq announced record oil production.

  • *China faces significant downward pressure on economy- Premier. *Iraq announces record oil production for December. Jan 19- Brent crude oil prices fell below $49 a barrel and U.S. crude also fell more than $1 on Monday after the global economic outlook darkened and Iraq announced record oil production.

  • *China faces significant downward pressure on economy- Premier. *Iraq announces record oil production for December. LONDON, Jan 19- Brent crude oil prices fell below $50 a barrel on Monday after the global economic outlook darkened and Iraq announced record oil production.

  • *China faces significant downward pressure on economy- Premier. LONDON, Jan 19- Brent crude oil prices fell below $50 a barrel on Monday after the global economic outlook darkened and Iraq announced record oil production. The world's biggest energy consumer, China, faces significant downward pressure on its economy, its premier Li Keqiang was quoted by state...

  • UPDATE 4-Oil prices slip on record Iraq output Monday, 19 Jan 2015 | 5:17 AM ET

    *Iraq announces record oil production for December. LONDON, Jan 19- Brent crude oil prices fell below $50 a barrel on Monday after Iraq announced record oil production and the global economic outlook darkened. Abdel Mehdi said Iraq planned to a big increase in exports from the northern city of Kirkuk and the Kurdistan region, which would increase production to...

  • *Financial markets slide as World Bank cuts forecasts. *Gold gives up some gains as commodities tumble. LONDON, Jan 14- Gold edged down from the previous day's 12- week high on Wednesday as a rout in other commodities pressured the metal and Asian buying slackened, though volatility in the wider markets lent support as investors sought a haven from risk.

  • *Falls come despite record China imports in Dec. WTI both falling to their lowest in almost six years, as a persistent global supply glut offset data showing record high imports by key consumer China. U.S. crude for February was trading at $44.90 a barrel, after reaching $44.86 earlier, its weakest since April 2009.

  • SINGAPORE, Jan 13- Global oil prices continued the week's rout with benchmark Brent crude falling for a fourth consecutive session on Tuesday to its lowest in almost six years, despite China reporting record crude imports. February Brent crude fell to a low of $46.39 a barrel before edging back to $46.53 by 0550 GMT, still down 90 cents since its last settlement.

  • Oil prices extend fall despite record China imports Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 12:24 AM ET

    SINGAPORE, Jan 13- Global oil prices continued the week's rout with benchmark Brent crude falling for a fourth consecutive session on Tuesday to its lowest in more than five years, despite China reporting record crude imports. February Brent crude fell to a low of $46.39 a barrel before edging back to $46.55 by 0500 GMT, down more than $1. U.S. crude for February was...

  • *Gold up 2.5 percent in week, snaps three-week losing streak. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Jan 9- Gold rose on Friday as the dollar and equities failed to react to a better-than-forecast U.S. jobs report, and the metal was set for the first weekly gain in four weeks as political uncertainty in Greece boosted demand for assets seen as safe. Spot prices were heading for a 2.5 percent...