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  • Europe closes lower; Ukraine tensions weigh Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    European shares closed lower on Wednesday, with investors reacting to disappointing data and escalating tensions between Russia and Ukraine.

  • LONDON, Aug 6- Standard Chartered Plc has warned it faces another fine from New York's financial regulator for problems related to detecting transactions vulnerable to money laundering, piling more pressure on the Asia- focused bank and its bosses.

  • LONDON, Aug 6- Standard Chartered Plc has warned it faces another fine from New York's financial regulator for problems related to detecting transactions vulnerable to money laundering, piling more pressure on the Asia- focused bank and its bosses.

  • StanChart profit plunges, new legal problems emerge Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 5:17 AM ET
    A Standard Chartered sign is displayed on a Standard Chartered Bank branch, in Hong Kong, March 3, 2014.

    Standard Chartered is facing another substantial fine from U.S. regulators as it announced its first-half profits fell by 20 percent.

  • Aug 6- Standard Chartered PLC is back in the crosshairs of New York's banking regulator over alleged failure to flag high risk transactions for further review, according to a person familiar with the matter.

  • China's offshore debt market not yet a global play Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 7:51 PM ET

    China's bond market is booming with record issuance and strong demand, but it has been a speculative play dominated by Chinese issuers and investors.

  • HONG KONG, Aug 6- China's offshore bond market looks to be booming with record issuance and strong demand, but rather than the global market that was hoped for it has been a speculative play on the yuan dominated by Chinese issuers and investors.

  • JAKARTA, Aug 5- Indonesia's economy unexpectedly failed to gain traction in the second quarter due to weak investment and exports, underscoring problems the new president will need to deal with to get the country's growth rate back up.

  • Australia central bank holds rates at 2.5% Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 12:35 AM ET
    Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) headquarters in Sydney, Australia.

    The Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday left interest rates steady at a record low of 2.5 percent for the 12th month, as expected.

  • Pedestrians carry umbrellas past an Banco Espirito Santo SA branch in Lisbon, Portugal.

    The $6.6 billion bailout of Portugal’s largest bank poses a warning on exposure to “fragile” emerging markets, analysts have cautioned.

  • Lawsuits over an estimated $900 million exposure to a suspected metal financing fraud in China are hindering a recovery in metal trade.

  • HONG KONG/ SHANGHAI, Aug 4- As global banks and trading houses fire off lawsuits over their estimated $900 million exposure to a suspected metal financing fraud in China, the tangled legal battle to recoup losses is set to drag on for years and hinder a swift recovery in metal trade.

  • *Food and medicine exempt from U.S., EU sanctions on Iran. LONDON/ ANKARA, Aug 1- It should have been a routine delivery of vegetable oil to Iran for making margarine; instead the tanker spent months in the Gulf as banks held up payment for the cargo, fearing they would run foul of international sanctions.

  • Dollar perched at 2014 highs after strong run Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 8:46 AM ET

    The dollar hovered around 10-month highs ahead of U.S. jobs data on Friday.

  • As volatility spikes, keep calm and carry on Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 1:21 AM ET

    As markets see rising volatility amid uncertainty over the timing of the Fed's rate hike, strategists advise investors to keep calm and carry on.

  • SYDNEY/ SINGAPORE, Aug 1- Dollar bulls took a breather on Friday ahead of a closely watched jobs report that has the potential to make or break a rally that saw the greenback post its best monthly performance in over a year. Against the yen, the dollar edged up 0.1 percent to 102.89 yen but stayed below a four-month high of 103.15 yen struck on Wednesday.

  • July 30- Only days before U.S. authorities reached a landmark $8.97 billion settlement with BNP Paribas over the bank's dealings with countries subject to U.S. sanctions, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo intervened to ensure the state government got a much bigger share of the proceeds, according to three people familiar with the situation.

  • PREVIEW-China July official PMI seen hitting 8-month high Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:31 AM ET

    BEIJING, July 30- Activity in China's vast factory sector likely expanded at the fastest pace in eight months in July, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday, adding to evidence that the economy is regaining momentum after a burst of government stimulus measures.

  • UK banks and the British recovery story Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 12:52 AM ET

    The ties between Britain’s banks and its economy have always been close, but they seem to have become even tighter in the post-banking bailout era.

  • IMF says UK interest rates should stay low for now Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    LONDON, July 28- The Bank of England won backing from the International Monetary Fund on Monday for keeping interest rates low, even as the IMF welcomed signs that Britain's surprisingly strong economic recovery is broadening.