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  • Bloomberg boosts funding of UK politics Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 5:01 AM ET

    LONDON, Feb 19- A company owned by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has almost doubled its political donations in the UK over the past four years, records of electoral donations show. Bloomberg TradeBook, a British-registered financial markets broker and research firm owned by U.S. financial information giant Bloomberg LP, gave money to all three...

  • VANCOUVER/ MELBOURNE, Feb 19- Miners who can't get financing for new projects from banks or traditional equity investors because metals prices have collapsed are turning to an alternative source: the engineering and construction companies, many from China and South Korea, who actually build their mines. China's NFC and South Korea's POSCO Engineering&...

  • TREASURIES-Prices jump as Fed, data chill rate-hike bets Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 3:47 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb 18- U.S. Earlier, in overseas trading, the yield stood at a high of 2.164 percent, a level last seen on Jan. 2. The issue was on track for its biggest single-session yield decline since summer 2011, according to Thomson Reuters data.

  • TREASURIES-Prices rise as U.S. data cools rate-hike bets Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 10:58 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb 18- U.S. Earlier, in overseas trading, the yield stood at a high of 2.164 percent, a level last seen on Jan. 2. "From the Fed perspective, when you get inflation numbers like this, it's harder to move the needle on getting closer to raising rates," said Thomas Simons, money market economist at Jefferies LLC in New York.

  • *Could fund minority stake in Germany's Lanxess. DUBAI, Feb 18- State oil giant Saudi Aramco is talking to banks about taking a $10 billion loan for general business purposes, according to two banking sources aware of the matter, with one saying the deal could close by the end of the month. Aramco also has a $4 billion existing loan due to mature later this year, and has...

  • The ABF Pan-Asia Bond Index fund, among the oldest and the biggest in the region with $3.14 billion in assets, has paid out about 25 percent in total returns since 2010, according to Thomson Reuters data. Assets under management by fixed income ETFs in Asia stood at $11.8 billion by end-2014, up from $8 billion in 2013, growing at a faster pace than in any other...

  • *Investors watching situations in Greece, Ukraine. NEW YORK, Feb 17- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a quiet open on Tuesday, the first trading session after the S&P 500 closed at a record high, although investors continued to watch the uncertainty over a Greek debt deal and a fragile Ukraine truce. Much of the advance came on signs of progress for the debt deal in...

  • US STOCKS-Futures flat, with major indexes at records Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 7:14 AM ET

    *Investors watching situations in Greece, Ukraine. Much of that advance came on signs of progress for a debt deal in Greece, as well as reduced tension between Russia and Ukraine. *In Europe, European Union finance ministers piled pressure on Greece to remain in an international financial rescue program after talks collapsed on Monday.

  • *Telkom shuts retail stores, begins lay-offs. JOHANNESBURG, Feb 16- South Africa's biggest landline provider Telkom SA said on Monday it was laying off an unspecified number of staff, denying union claims that it may slash as many as 55 percent of its 18,000- strong workforce in a major restructuring. Telkom, in which the government owns a stake of about 40 percent,...

  • Feb 16- ADT Corp Chief Executive Officer Naren Gursahaney expects the home security company to increase its subscriber base in North America this fiscal year, excluding acquisitions, for the first time since it was spun off from Tyco International Plc more than two years ago. ADT is under pressure from telecommunication companies such as AT&T Inc seeking to...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- The S&P 500 index closed at a record high on Friday, as energy shares gained with oil prices, while the Nasdaq composite index hit a 15- year high helped by technology stocks. Equities rallied this week after a ceasefire agreement between Ukraine and Russia and apparent progress toward a deal on Greek debt. A strong report by Cisco Systems Inc...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- U.S. stocks advanced on Friday, with the S&P 500 scaling a new intraday record as rising oil prices boosted energy stocks, but a decline in utilities limited gains. Traders held off on making big bets on the last day before a long weekend to avoid extended exposure in case of any negative news, particularly from Europe, where Greece is involved in debt...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- U.S. stocks are poised for more upward momentum even as uncertainty over oil prices and Greek debt negotiations keeps the market on tenterhooks, analysts say. As "stocks have found a footing, people aren't as afraid of the potential negative" stemming from recent instability in oil prices and Greece, said Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at...

  • SAO PAULO, Feb 13- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's recent move to replace Caixa Economica Federal's chief executive is aimed at pushing the big state-controlled bank closer to an initial public offering but a flotation still faces serious obstacles. Beyond their objections, investor wariness about a company as vulnerable to government intervention...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- U.S. stocks advanced modestly on Friday, as the S&P 500 scaled a new intraday record, helped by investor optimism regarding Greece and Ukraine and upbeat German growth data. Germany grew 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter, more than double the expected 0.3 percent, pointing to a stronger 2015 for Europe's biggest economy. Equities have rallied this...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- U.S. stocks advanced modestly on Friday, as the S&P 500 scaled a new intraday record, buoyed by upbeat German growth data. Equities have rallied this week after a ceasefire agreement between Ukraine and Russia, and apparent progress on a deal on Greek debt in the euro zone. "The tape is news sensitive, the overall feel is that headline risk is waning and...

  • Germany grew 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter, more than double the expected 0.3 percent, pointing to a stronger 2015 for the region's biggest economy. "We actually had some better economic news out of the euro zone, obviously it all came from the strength in Germany, but nevertheless it was better," said Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at Rockwell Global...

  • *Offer values Saeta at 852 million euros. MADRID, Feb 13- Saeta Yield, the renewable energy business of Spanish builder ACS, priced its initial public offering at the low end of expectations on Friday, keen to take advantage of improving sentiment for Spanish listings. Though the renewables sector has been pummeled by Spain's six-year economic downturn and...

  • Germany grew 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter, more than double the expected 0.3 percent, pointing to a stronger 2015 for the region's biggest economy and fueling optimism about growth in the broader euro zone. "We actually had some better economic news out of the euro zone, obviously it all came from the strength in Germany, but nevertheless it was better," said...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- U.S. stock index futures inched higher on Friday, with gains in the prior session having moved the S&P 500 to within 2 points of a closing record, after upbeat economic data from Germany and ahead of a reading on U.S. consumer confidence. *Germany grew 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter, more than double the expected 0.3 percent, pointing to a stronger...