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  • US oil ends under $103, saved by late day rally Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 2:36 PM ET

    Crude rose as profit-taking on an extended losing streak momentarily outweighed the prospect of solid supply and weak U.S. gas demand.

  • Asian equities extended losses into a third session on Wednesday following a selloff on Wall Street overnight and steady Chinese inflation data.

  • Is Europe's stock rally outpacing the recovery? Sunday, 6 Jul 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    Europe's economy has dragged itself out of the crisis' darkest depths, but some question whether the stock markets' rally has outpaced the recovery.

  • Why China property isn’t facing Armageddon Thursday, 3 Jul 2014 | 7:06 PM ET

    China's slowing property market may draw comparisons with the U.S. housing bust, but some are calling a recovery and see bargains in developer stocks.

  • Abenomics gives and takes in corporate tax reform Sunday, 29 Jun 2014 | 7:42 PM ET
    Shinzo Abe, Japan's prime minister.

    For Japan, a tax cut at the center of PM Shinzo Abe's latest growth strategy will end up giving with one hand - and taking back with the other.

  • Argentina being pushed to default: Economy Minister Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:11 PM ET
    Axel Kicillof, Argentina's Minister of Economy.

    Argentina's Minister Kicillof says the country is being pushed toward a new default after a U.S. Supreme Court decision favored holdout creditors.

  • Is change about to sweep Brazil? Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 7:13 PM ET

    Brazil's economy has stumbled badly, but some say upcoming elections and polls showing rising dissatisfaction with the government may herald change.

  • Election anxiety looms over Indonesia markets Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 12:09 AM ET
    Indonesian frontrunner and presidential candidate Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo addresses supporters during a campaign rally in his hometown Solo city, central Java island.

    Indonesia's presidential election is two weeks away and a narrowing lead for frontrunner Joko "Jokowi" Widodo spells uncertainty for local markets.

  • Investing in China: A Catch-22? Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 7:02 PM ET
    People walk in front of the Shanghai Stock Exchange Building in Shanghai, China

    China shares are stuck between hopes low valuations may spur bargain buying and fears of a potential credit crisis, but some see trading opportunities.

  • Are Asian households over their heads in debt? Sunday, 22 Jun 2014 | 9:51 PM ET

    Household debt in Asia is growing quickly, spurring concerns consumers may struggle to pay their bills as interest rates start to tick higher.

  • June 19- Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc agreed on Thursday to pay $99.5 million to resolve a U.S. regulator's claims against the bank over Freddie Mac's purchase between 2005 and 2007 of mortgage-backed securities that later went sour.

  • Traders said that foreign investors placed a large amount of buy orders on such bellwether stocks as Toyota Motor Corp, which jumped 2.6 percent and was the second-most traded stock by turnover. Honda Motor Co and Sony Corp surged 1.8 percent and 3.8 percent, respectively.

  • TOKYO, June 18- Japan's Nikkei share average edged up on Wednesday morning, benefitting from gains on Wall Street and a weaker yen which drove exporters higher. Exporters were stronger after the dollar reached a one-week high of 102.25, with Panasonic Corp soaring 2.9 percent, Nissan Motor Co adding 0.5 percent and Tokyo Electron Ltd gaining 1.2 percent.

  • WASHINGTON, June 16- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out an appeals court ruling that had allowed a lawsuit by a federal regulatory agency to go forward against several banks over their role in selling mortgage-backed securities to now-failed credit unions.

  • Why stocks and bonds could duke it out all summer Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 6:45 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Both markets are wooing buyers, even as they flash different messages about the economy.

  • China targets rural sector in Triple-R cut Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    China will cut the level of reserves banks must hold for those that have sizable loans to the farming sector and small- and medium-sized firms.

  • Dollar climbs on rates, euro anxieties Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    The dollar rose, getting a lift from fatter Treasury yields and investor anxieties about policy shifts from the ECB.

  • Japan insurer's $5.7B US deal eyes growth overseas Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 7:54 AM ET

    Japan's Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co. has agreed to buy U.S. peer Protective Life for $5.7 billion, the largest acquisition by a Japanese insurer.

  • Why these 3 biotech stocks are making big moves Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 9:44 AM ET

    Thousands of oncologists, investors, researchers and analysts descended on Chicago for the annual ASCO, the year's biggest cancer research meeting.

  • GE's Alstom offer adds 1,000 French jobs: Sources Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 10:43 AM ET
    An Alstom welding instructor uses a sound wave sensor to test for defects in welded metal joints at Alstom SA's welding training facility in Stafford, U.K., May 12, 2014.

    General Electric has improved its offer for French train and turbine maker Alstom, with a pledge to create 1,000 jobs in France, sources said.