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Instant Opinion: BLM ‘risks becoming an empty slogan’
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Instant Opinion: BLM ‘risks becoming an empty slogan’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 11 June
11 Jun 2020
2020 stock market predictions
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2020 stock market predictions

Will this year see global markets consolidate 2019’s record gains?
3 Jan 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘We are all tactical voters, aren’t we?’
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Instant Opinion: ‘We are all tactical voters, aren’t we?’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 5 November
5 Nov 2019
Why are US markets hitting record highs?
Wall Street
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Why are US markets hitting record highs?

Optimism over trade deal progress even took the Dow Jones up
5 Nov 2019
US stock market hits record high on trade war optimism
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US stock market hits record high on trade war optimism

S&P touches new heights as Trump says phase one will be signed earlier than thought
29 Oct 2019
FTSE hits nine-month high as Trump and Xi agree to talks
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FTSE hits nine-month high as Trump and Xi agree to talks

London index joins global rally - but will the market optimism last?
2 Jul 2019
New York overtakes London as world’s financial capital
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New York overtakes London as world’s financial capital

Most financial services executives think Brexit chaos is to blame
29 May 2019

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Is formal office dress code dead?
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Is formal office dress code dead?

Goldman Sachs becomes latest firm to issue new guidelines allowing more flexibility over work attire
8 Mar 2019
What are share buybacks, dubbed ‘corporate cocaine’?
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What are share buybacks, dubbed ‘corporate cocaine’?

Left and right in US unite to criticise Wall Street over the booming practice
25 Feb 2019
Why are global stock markets plunging?
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Why are global stock markets plunging?

Asian markets slide as US Nasdaq index sees largest loss in seven years
25 Oct 2018
US leads global stock market plunge
Steep losses on Wall Street have caused global stock market slump
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US leads global stock market plunge

Donald Trump adds to market confusion by calling US Fed rate hike ‘crazy’
11 Oct 2018
Dow Jones suffers worst single-day point loss in history
Global markets in chaos after Dow posts one of its worst single day slumps
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Dow Jones suffers worst single-day point loss in history

Wall street plunged almost 1,600 points before staging late recovery
6 Feb 2018
Wall Street 'fear gauge' at lowest level for 24 years
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Wall Street 'fear gauge' at lowest level for 24 years

Vix Index drops as geopolitical pressures lift, but analysts warn investors against being too complacent
10 May 2017
US stock markets fall after Greek vote
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US stock markets fall after Greek vote

Wall Street slide mirrors falls in Asia and Europe as global 'Grexit' jitters take hold
6 Jul 2015
UK trader charged by US over Wall Street 'flash crash'
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UK trader charged by US over Wall Street 'flash crash'

Navinder Singh Sarao, from Hounslow, allegedly made $40m by manipulating the stock market
22 Apr 2015
FILM: Michael Douglas hits right note as Liberace
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FILM: Michael Douglas hits right note as Liberace

Critics hail veteran star's camp, tacky turn in 'Behind the Candelabra' as landmark role
22 May 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 8 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 8 Nov 2012

8 Nov 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 18 Oct 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 18 Oct 2012

18 Oct 2012
CITY: what is Standard Chartered accused of?
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CITY: what is Standard Chartered accused of?

Bank faces Wall Street exit after US regulator accuses it of breaching sanctions in 'rogue' dealings with Iran
7 Aug 2012
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