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Ireland votes on scrapping upper house of parliament

Friday, October 4, 2013

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Irish Catholic nuns exit a polling station after casting their ballots for the Seanad (senate) referendum in Dublin, Ireland, on October 4, 2013

Cash-strapped Ireland voted in a referendum on Friday on whether to back Prime Minister Enda Kenny's controversial proposals to abolish the upper house of parliament.

Asia shares slip as fears grow over US debt limit

Friday, October 4, 2013

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Pedestrians walk past a quotation board displaying the Nikkei index in Tokyo on October 2, 2013

Asian shares fell on Friday as a budget deadlock in Washington showed no signs of ending, with investors growing nervous that the stalemate could trigger a damaging debt default.

US firm KKR to buy stake in Chinese appliance giant

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

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US investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has agreed to buy a 10 percent share in China's biggest appliance maker Qingdao Haier, in its biggest investment in the country

US investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) has agreed to buy a 10 percent share in China's biggest appliance maker Qingdao Haier, in its biggest investment in the country.

Asian shares rise but gains capped by US worries

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

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Asian markets rose October 1, 2013 but early gains were pared in a muted reaction from investors after the US government partially closed down as Congress missed a deadline to agree a new budget

Asian markets rose Tuesday but early gains were pared in a muted reaction from investors after the US government partially closed down as Congress missed a deadline to agree a new budget.

Greece sends message to doubters with arrest of neo-Nazi

Saturday, September 28, 2013

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The leader of ultra-right wing Golden Dawn party Nikos Michaloliakos is escorted by masked police officers to the prosecutor from the police headquarters in Athens on September 28, 2013

With the arrest of a neo-Nazi leader on Saturday, the Greek government is sending a message of strength despite longstanding financial turmoil to many at home and abroad, analysts claim.

Prudential Financial designated ‘too big to fail’

Friday, September 20, 2013

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US regulators named insurer Prudential Financial to its list of "too-big-to-fail" institutions

US regulators on Friday named insurer Prudential Financial to its list of "too-big-to-fail" institutions, the third non-bank placed under a tighter regulatory regime to reduce risks to the financial system.

Prudential Financial designated ‘too big to fail’

Friday, September 20, 2013

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US regulators named insurer Prudential Financial to its list of "too-big-to-fail" institutions

US regulators on Friday named insurer Prudential Financial to its list of "too-big-to-fail" institutions, the third non-bank placed under a tighter regulatory regime to reduce risks to the financial system.

Man United announce record £363.2m turnover

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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Tourists outside Manchester United's Old Trafford ground on October 4, 2004

English football giants Manchester United announced record financial results on Wednesday after a year of rapid commercial expansion.

Parliament approves EU single banking supervisor

Thursday, September 12, 2013

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Mario Draghi attends a press conference in Frankfurt/Main on September 5, 2013

European lawmakers Thursday agreed the first step in an ambitious EU banking union plan, by transferring the power to supervise the eurozone's biggest banks to the ECB in a year.

Asian stocks rise after strong Japan, China data

Monday, September 9, 2013

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Traders looks at a stocks monitor at the Philippine Stock Exchange in Manila on April 8, 2013

Asian markets rose Monday as strong Chinese trade data lifted hopes for the global economic outlook while Japanese stocks were boosted by improved growth figures and Tokyo's successful bid to host the 2020 Olympics.

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