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Advisors help out sandwich generation

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:00am
Some 15 percent of sandwich generation adults in their 40s and 50s are financially supporting both an aging parent and a child.
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Google to launch Android One in India

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:57am
Google wants to capture India's smartphone market with its Android One project.
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How much Apple Pay will get per transaction

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:52am
The Cupertino, Calif., giant will make 15 cents of every $100 spent, or 0.15 percent, using Apple Pay, sources said. The FT reports.
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Hurricane slams celebrity resort

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:25am
A ferocious hurricane slammed an upscale Mexican resort early Monday with 125 mph winds and six months’ rain in just one hour.
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Worried about Nasdaq, Alibaba picks NYSE

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:12am
Alibaba could have sold nearly $2 billion worth of stock listing on Nasdaq, but it was worried about Nasdaq's ability to handle their $21 billion IPO.
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Samsung: LG, stop vandalizing our stuff!

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 6:56am
Samsung has accused the head of rival LG Electronics' appliances business of damaging Samsung washing machines at retail stores.
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Minimum-wage hike finds hope in heartland

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 6:36am
President Obama's push to raise the minimum wage could make headway in the conservative heartland in the November elections.
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OECD cuts US growth forecast

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 6:18am
A stuttering recovery in the U.S. and the continued fragility of the euro zone means that risk assets are "mispriced," the OECD has warned.
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Crime on the high seas

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 6:15am
Piracy is exploding in the world’s most heavily trafficked commercial waterway, and organized crime is the force behind it.
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Dollar pullback if Fed stays dovish

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 5:34am
The U.S. dollar is poised for its 10th weekly gain against a basket of currencies, a CNBC survey reveals.
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Alibaba to boost IPO size on 'overwhelming' demand

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 5:33am
Alibaba plans to increase the size of its U.S. IPO because of "overwhelming" demand for the deal, people familiar with the deal told Reuters.
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Ackman plans Amsterdam fund IPO

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 4:30am
Bill Ackman has announced plans to float a fund on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange, with the hope of raising at least $5 billion.
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Beckham backs 'no': Will Scots sway?

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:27am
The vote is on a knife edge, with three out of four weekend polls suggesting a small victory for the No camp.
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Ukraine dismisses Greek-style debt fears

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:54am
Ukraine's central bank governor has dismissed fears of a default, even as the country is said to be facing a Greek-style debt crisis.
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Heineken confirms, rebuffs SABMiller bid

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 1:49am
Heineken says its controlling shareholder intends to keep the company independent.
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US says Middle East to help fight IS

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 1:35am
Washington said countries in the Middle East have offered to join airstrikes against IS militants, but Britain held back.
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Is fresh China stimulus a done deal?

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 11:32pm
Economists expect Beijing to turn on the stimulus taps to prop up the economy following a sharp deceleration in activity growth in August.
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What will Alibaba’s IPO price be?

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 10:42pm
Alibaba filed to sell up to $24.5 billion in stock in September, making it the biggest U.S. IPO ever. What do you think it's IPO price will be?
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Simon Xie: Jack Ma's lieutenant

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 8:01pm
Simon Xie is the only individual besides Executive Chairman Jack Ma who owns the domestic Chinese companies.
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The Fed: On course and on the money

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 7:27pm
Investors should not play the game of trying to pinpoint the timing, the extent and the speed of policy changes by the Fed.
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