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Facebook targets financial services

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 4:52am
Facebook is readying itself to provide financial services in the form of remittances and electronic money.
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Tech insiders dumped shares pre-slide

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 4:41am
Insiders at some internet companies unloaded personal stakes ahead of the recent slump in tech stocks, the FT reports.
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Asia acquisition seekers eschew China: Survey

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 3:53am
China has slipped off the radar of many Asian companies seeking acquisitions, with Southeast Asia now the favored market, a CFO survey found.
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Tesla most shorted amid Nasdaq selloff

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 3:52am
Technology stocks in the U.S. have seen a spike in short-selling since the start of the year, according to financial research firm Markit.
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China easing? Time to stock up on these shares

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 12:01am
One analyst tells CNBC now is prime time for bargain hunting in some sectors, as Chinese authorities look poised to embark on monetary easing.
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What is your top US bank pick?

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:20pm
After Friday saw a mixed start to the first-quarter earnings season from U.S. financials, tell us which bank is your top pick for the long-term.
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Has solar power’s day in the sun arrived?

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 6:45pm
Solar power's use remains tiny compared with fossil fuels, but the renewable energy may be set to completely reshape the energy market.
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Politics test Silicon Valley's Russian ties

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 4:34pm
Entrepreneurs and investors say Silicon Valley's fast-growing financial ties with Russia's tech sector are being slowed
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UN Security Council sets emergency meeting for Sunday

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 3:39pm
The U.N. Security Council has called an emergency meeting at Russia's request to discuss the growing crisis in Ukraine.
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Earnings to make or break the market

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 3:05pm
Are earnings about to shrink? Here's what that could mean for the market.
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One trend to watch in earnings season

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 3:00pm
First-quarter earnings look to offer something the market hasn't seen in quite some time. Subsequent quarters will have to keep up or it could be an ugly year.
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Obamacare launch 'terribly flawed'

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 1:39pm
The Obama administration's timeline for having ready the new health care law's online sign-up system "was just flat out wrong"
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Casualties reported as Ukraine readies offensive

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 1:28pm
U.N. Security Council has called an emergency meeting at Russia's request to discuss the growing crisis
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Russia sets Ukraine aid terms as violence mounts

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 12:41pm
Russia will talk about helping Ukraine if it recognizes the annexation of Crimea, Russia’s finance minister told CNBC.
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Motorists hesitant about connected cars

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 11:55am
A large number of Americans are nervous about whether new technology in connected automobiles could be hacked.
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Europe's top banks cut 80,000 jobs

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 11:50am
Europe's largest banks cut their staff by another 3.5 percent last year
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US ready to tighten sanctions on Russia

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:40am
The United States is prepared to step up sanctions against Russia if the recent actions in Ukraine continue
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IMF reforms hit dead end: G20 official

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 9:29am
Reforms to the International Monetary Fund have hit a deadlock despite a declaration from global financial chiefs
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Recall frenzy isn't what you may think

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 7:35am
Today's vehicles are generally better than ever—both in terms of initial defects and long-term reliability. So what's with all the recalls?
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Markets wrong to think euro crisis over: UBS chair

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 6:59am
Debt markets think the euro zone debt crisis is over and are “underpricing” the risks, Axel Weber, former head of the Bundesbank, has warned.
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