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LONDON/ OSLO, March 5- Closer cooperation between China and the United States, the top two greenhouse gas emitters, on combating global warming is boosting prospects for a U.N. deal meant to be agreed next year, the U.N.' s climate chief said on Wednesday.
RIO DE JANEIRO/ LONDON, Feb 25- Brazil's real on Tuesday gained for a fifth session in a row as investors turned less pessimistic on the country's fiscal prospects, but Turkey's lira hit a two-week low versus the dollar after the latest twist in a government corruption scandal.
LONDON, Feb 25- Turkey's lira hit two-week lows versus the dollar on Tuesday while stocks fell 3 percent after the latest twist in a government corruption scandal, while concerns about Chinese yuan moves weighed on other emerging assets.
LONDON, Feb 19- The devaluation of Kazakhstan's rouble-shadowing tenge has left investors wondering which other closely managed emerging market currencies might be next, with those of commodity exporters like Nigeria and Angola in the spotlight.
LONDON, Feb 3- Growing pressure for more policy easing in the euro zone pinned the euro near a 10- week low on Monday while persistent tension in emerging markets drove Hungary's forint to a 10- month trough and weighed on global stocks. Stock markets in Europe reflected the weak appetite for riskier assets as they slid 0.6 percent, following shares in Asia.
They may however be overlooking another major stress point in China's backyard: a mountain of foreign money invested in the yuan carry trade.
*Fed expected to slice $10 billion more off monthly bond buys. LONDON, Jan 29- The yen inched higher against the dollar on Wednesday, suggesting emergency action to stabilise Turkey would not be enough to quell nerves over global emerging markets ahead of a U.S.
DAVOS/ LONDON, Jan 24- Top emerging market policymakers moved to allay concerns about their economies on Friday after investors sold off their currencies, raising fears of a broad market rout. "The balance sheet of the government, the banks and households are quite well protected against market volatility," he told a panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
LONDON, Jan 23- Denmark's Saxo Bank has launched a new social trading platform, becoming the first big financial institution to throw its weight behind social media-style investing. Saxo Bank's TradingFloor.com makes trading as easy as buying a book from Amazon, said Rune Bech, the bank's global head of digital media.
LONDON, Jan 10- Demand for euro zone peripheral government bonds kept the euro away from a one-month low against the dollar on Friday before jobs data seen as crucial to the U.S. currency's outlook.
LONDON, Jan 3- European stock markets resisted a wave of risk aversion that had swept across Asia on Friday, but the euro weakened as the yen and gold held onto most of their early gains.
*Gold bounce continues, oil nurses losses on supply outlook. LONDON, Jan 3- European shares were fighting to hold their ground on Friday after a turbulent day for Asia markets that saw a sudden reversal in some very popular, and thus crowded, trades.
LONDON, Dec 27- The euro jumped to its strongest level against the dollar in more than two years on Friday as banks adjusted positions for the year end. "There's a lot of attention on the AQR, and there's some positioning ahead of the end of the calendar year," said John Hardy, FX strategist at Danske Bank in Copenhagen.
*Turkey's lira hits record low as political crisis deepens. PARIS, Dec 27- European stocks climbed on Friday as renewed appetite for risk fuelled a year-end equity rally and pushed U.S. benchmark Treasuries yields above 3 percent for the first time since September.
The European Central Bank is conducting an asset-quality review which could show that banks require more capital, and which will take a snap-shot at year-end 2013, and this has led to some demand for euros to help shore up their balance sheets, traders said.
*Denmark avoided bank runs, major bailouts. COPENHAGEN, Dec 19- Speed is king when handling a failing bank; Denmark used this strategy during the global financial crisis to close a dozen lenders without any costly state bailouts, and yet the euro zone may not have learnt from the experience.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports how the United States ranks in Transparency International's survey on the least and most publicly corrupt countries.
LONDON, Nov 29- The euro traded near a five-year peak against the yen and a one-month high against the dollar on Friday after euro zone inflation data eased concerns about deflationary pressures in the region.
LONDON, Nov 29- The euro rose to a five-year peak against the yen and a one-month high against the dollar on Friday before euro zone preliminary inflation data that could give an additional boost. That would ease European Central Bank concerns about deflationary pressures in the bloc.
LONDON, Nov 27- The euro hit its highest in four years against the yen and rose versus the dollar on Wednesday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives reached a deal with the Social Democrats on forming a grand coalition.