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  • NEW YORK, July 26- A deal to resolve a U.S. regulator's claims against Goldman Sachs Group Inc over mortgage-backed securities sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac leading up to the financial crisis could cost the bank between $800 million and $1.25 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter.

  • NEW YORK, July 25- Uncle Sam shouldn't rush to sell bonds longer than 30 years because there is adequate supply to meet demand for long-dated U.S. government bonds right now, according to analysts at the broker-dealer unit of Nomura Holdings.

  • How long can Russia go without selling bonds? Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 12:37 AM ET
    A trader sits at his desk after trading was suspended at the Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange in Moscow, Russia.

    Even before tougher sanctions against Russia hit the books, the country faces potential hits as investors turn their backs on its financial assets.

  • Time to pick up 'dirt cheap' China property stocks? Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:59 PM ET

    China's slowing property market tops the list of major economic risks, but some say the sector's stocks are "dirt cheap" and now is the time to buy.

  • Why China hasn’t seen more defaults Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 7:08 PM ET

    Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.

  • NEW YORK, July 23- A federal judge on Wednesday said banks faced an uphill battle in convincing her to dismiss a U.S. regulator's claims that they misled Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into buying mortgage-backed securities that later went sour.

  • Policy insiders are concerned that China's reform agenda is being sidelined by a focus on stimulus to meet the government's growth target.

  • Abenomics and Modinomics: New BFFs? Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 6:53 PM ET
    An Indian schoolgirl hold the national flags of India and Japan.

    Cross-investment between India and Japan has been relatively small, but economic reboots via Abenomics and Modinomics may change that, Nomura said.

  • *IPO process kicked off with initial Tokyo application. TOKYO/ SEOUL, July 16- Tokyo may struggle to get a piece of a listing that could value Japan's social messaging service Line Corp at up to $20 billion, with bankers saying New York is a more likely venue as a base for global expansion to build on explosive growth at home.

  • *Line may list in Tokyo and the United States. SEOUL, July 16- South Korea's Naver Corp said on Wednesday its Japan- based messaging application subsidiary Line Corp has applied for an IPO in Tokyo- an offering that could value the company at more than $10 billion. Naver, in a regulatory filing, stressed that its plans were preliminary.

  • TOKYO, July 15- Japanese messaging app operator Line Corp applied for an initial public offering that is likely to value the company at over 1 trillion yen around two weeks ago at the Tokyo Stock Exchange, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

  • TOKYO, July 15- Japanese messaging app operator Line Corp applied for an initial public offering valued at over 1 trillion yen around two weeks ago at the Tokyo Stock Exchange, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

  • Messaging app Line files for IPO valued over $10B Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 3:32 AM ET
    Takeshi Idezawa, Chief Operating Officer of Line Corp.

    Messaging app operator Line applied for an IPO valued at over 1 trillion yen ($9.85 billion) around two weeks ago at the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

  • Yellen's 'dovish stare' may crack at testimony Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 4:43 AM ET
    Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve.

    Yellen, facing questions on the economy and rate hike, will be pressured to acknowledge an uptick in inflation and improvement in the labor market.

  • Why the party isn't over for India stocks Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 6:37 PM ET
    Traders work on the trading floor of the Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd. office in Mumbai, India.

    Record levels in India's stock markets amid continued post-election euphoria have raised concerns over whether a correction is due, but analysts say the bulls'rein will continue for some time.

  • Asian stocks were mixed on Friday on fears that issues at Portugal's biggest bank could hurt European periphery markets.

  • Malaysia's central bank hikes rates to help debt Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:31 PM ET
    A pedestrian walks past the Bank Negara Malaysia headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    Malaysia's central bank raised its key interest rate as expected, to help temper inflation and rising consumer debt.

  • Modi's maiden budget: Did he deliver? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    The Indian government's debut budget is encouraging, but lacks details on how it will turn its aspirations into reality, say economists.

  • Is the Singapore REIT rally on its last legs? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 6:29 PM ET

    Singapore's real-estate trusts have recovered to around the highest levels since last year's "taper tantrum," but Nomura says the rally may end soon.

  • 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.