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U.S. tax reform move boosts dollar, stocks, bond yields

U.S. tax reform move boosts dollar, stocks, bond yields

LONDON (Reuters) - European stocks, the dollar and bond yields climbed on Friday as investors speculated on the return of the “Trumpflation trade”,...
Australian car manufacturing ends as GM Holden closes plant

Australian car manufacturing ends as GM Holden closes plant

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s near 100-year automotive industry ended on Friday as GM Holden Ltd, a unit of U.S. carmaker General Motors Co...
In Kuroda's face - researchers find ways to predict central bank changes

In Kuroda’s face – researchers find ways to predict central bank changes

TOKYO (Reuters) - For decades, economists have tried to guess central bank policy direction by studying subtle changes in official language -- now,...
Asian shares perk up after U.S. Senate passes budget plan

Asian shares perk up after U.S. Senate passes budget plan

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares shrugged off early sluggishness and gained on Friday, and the dollar rose after the U.S. Senate approved a...
SoftBank's big checks are stalling tech IPOs

SoftBank’s big checks are stalling tech IPOs

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (Reuters) - Big cash infusions for startups from an ever-expanding group of financiers, led by SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) and...
AI Design And The Incomparable "Eno"

AI Design And The Incomparable “Eno”

“Roses are red, violets are blue, helping you with your money, is what I do.” Capital One ...
U.S. jobless claims hit 44-1/2-year low; mid-Atlantic factories humming

U.S. jobless claims hit 44-1/2-year low; mid-Atlantic factories humming

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits dropped to its lowest level in more than 44-1/2 years last week,...

U.S. jobless claims hit more than 44-year low

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits dropped to its lowest level in more than 44 years last week,...
Stocks stumble off all-time highs, kiwi takes a dive

Stocks stumble off all-time highs, kiwi takes a dive

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks set a fresh record high before stalling in Europe on Thursday, as the longest winning streak for Japanese...
How Chatbots Will Redefine Your Business

How Chatbots Will Redefine Your Business

By Drew Bates, Head of Product Marketing, SAP Innovation Lab Chatbots are not a new concept. They’re not even from this century. Alan Turing’s 1950...
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