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World corn output to fall in 2017-18, allowing drawdown in stocks

World corn output will fall next season, undermined by weaker Chinese and US sowings, the International Grains Council said – flagging the prospect of some decline in inventories of ... Read More
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Biggest gasoline glut in 27 years could crash oil markets

Oil prices are stuck in a holding pattern, waiting for more definitive data on what comes next. OPEC compliance is helping keep prices afloat, but rising US oil production ... Read More

Asia Shares Gain as Yen Weakens; Unilever in Focus: Markets Wrap

Kraft Heinz withdraws its $143 billion bid for Unilever U.S. stock and bond markets closed Monday for President’s Day Asian stocks rose, as Tokyo shares erased morning losses after ... Read More
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Dollar Falls as Fed Path Assessed; Stocks Retreat: Markets Wrap

Investors scrutinize results from Facebook to Deutsche Bank Fed policy statement does little to alter views on rate hikes The dollar slumped against most of its major peers after ... Read More
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Dollar Hits 12-Week Low on Trump, Nikkei to Slide: Markets Wrap

Dollar strengthens after falling Tuesday on Trump comments Japan shares erase early losses while Hong Kong stocks slump Asian stocks were mostly higher while the dollar stabilized after its ... Read More
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Trump fired top federal government lawyer

U.S. President Donald Trump fired top federal government lawyer Sally Yates on Monday after she took the extraordinarily rare step of defying the White House and refused to defend ... Read More
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AMF publishes a study on behaviour of high-frequency traders (HFTs)

The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) has published a detailed analysis of the activity of market participants engaged in high-frequency trading (HFT) on CAC 40 stocks, with focus on ... Read More
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Gulf markets rise in early trade, Kuwait continues bull run

Gulf stock markets mostly rose in early trade on Monday with Kuwait continuing a bull run that has made it by far the region’s best-performing bourse this year. The ... Read More

Gold and Yen Extend Rallies on EU, Trump Concerns: Markets Wrap

May said ready to announce U.K. will leave EU single market IMF lifts its growth forecast for China to 6.5% in 2017 Lingering concern over Donald Trump’s policies and ... Read More

CBOE Launches Second In Series of Social Media-Based Strategy Benchmark Indexes

CBOE-SMA Large-Cap Weekly Index Revised Every Friday Like Daily CBOE-SMA Large-Cap Index, Weekly Index Uses Social Media Metrics as Input Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that it ... Read More
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