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Finance China launches yuan-denominated crude oil futures
Author: 0 China launches yuan-denominated crude oil futures

The current global standards are London-trade Brent futures, and West Texas Intermediate (WTI), which is traded in NY. The most active contracts on the first day of trading traded at a discount of more than $1 a barrel to the benchmark Brent crude price in London.

Finance Sensex closes almost 1.5% higher as banks lead gains
Author: 0 Sensex closes almost 1.5% higher as banks lead gains

Gains were led by buying witnessed in banking stocks, especially PSU banks, and consumer durables - up between 0.9 per cent and 2.6 per cent in afternoon deals. European stock markets recovered slightly at the start of trading today following a worldwide slump for equities ahead of the weekend break and short-covering.

Finance Canada's Jones to face American Sinclair in semifinal at women's world playdowns
Author: 0 Canada's Jones to face American Sinclair in semifinal at women's world playdowns

The Winnipeg team will need to clean up a few areas for a clear path to the podium. Sweden's Anna Hasselborg was scheduled to play Canada's Jennifer Jones in the final later Sunday at the North Bay Memorial Gardens. And during the round robin play last Wednesday, South Korea beat the U.S. 9-8. The Czechs tacked on a single in the ninth and recorded two game-winning points in the 10th.

Finance Mark Zuckerberg says sorry in full-page newspaper ads
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg says sorry in full-page newspaper ads

People have to expressly agree to use the feature before Facebook gets access to that data. Facebook users have expressed outrage after finding that details from their phone calls and text messages have been collected for a number of years by the troubled social media giant.

Finance Do Businesses Still Need Facebook?
Author: 0 Do Businesses Still Need Facebook?

The controversy has raised suspicions that more Facebook data has been passed to third parties than the company is willing to acknowledge - a potentially vast market that has spread to the so-called dark web, where stolen information and identities are exchanged.

Finance Protests in California after police kill black man carrying only his phone
Author: 0 Protests in California after police kill black man carrying only his phone

Police in Sacramento, the state capital, said the video from body cameras worn by officers involved in Sunday night's confrontation showed the victim, Stephon Clark , 22, holding an object that was later found to be a cell phone. "It gives them a sense that his death will mean something", Simmons said. At no time can the officers be heard identifying themselves as police, but the police department said it hadn't released all of the video it was reviewing.

Finance Opening of the first direct air line between Australia and Europe
Author: 0 Opening of the first direct air line between Australia and Europe

The first non-stop scheduled flight from Australia to the United Kingdom has landed in London - early - after a 17 hour, five minute journey across 9,300 miles (14,875km) from Perth. Qantas has challenged Boeing and Airbus to build a jet by 2022 that can fly fully loaded from Sydney to London without a break. Qantas Flight QF9 should complete its 14,498km journey in just over 17 hours.

Finance Trump pick Bolton a 'friend' of Israel, reviled by…
Author: 0 Trump pick Bolton a 'friend' of Israel, reviled by…

Bolton's appointment comes the same week as the 15th anniversary of the start of the USA campaign to invade Iraq in 2003 and by a president who'd vocally criticized that war during his campaign for the presidency. McMaster never developed a personal rapport with Trump, who chafed at his long-winded briefing style, according to a White House official and a person close to the president.

Finance Bank of America to pay $42M to settle electronic trading probe
Author: 0 Bank of America to pay $42M to settle electronic trading probe

Its opening price on the last trading day was $31.87. About 1.24 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. The bank began addressing what it describes as a communications issue with its institutional clients in 2013, Bank of America spokesman Bill Halldin said in a statement.

Author: 0 (NASDAQ:CSCO) Position Boosted by Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 5.06 million shares in the last trade. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. London Co Of Virginia decreased Alleghany Corp Del (Y) stake by 3.83% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The firm has "Underweight" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, March 13. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, August 18 by Goldman Sachs.

Finance Ukrainian lawmaker stripped of immunity on coup charges
Author: 0 Ukrainian lawmaker stripped of immunity on coup charges

The motion was adopted at the request of Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko, said a parliament statement. Sporting a black jersey with a white trident, Ukraine's state emblem, Savchenko said the case against her was "politically motivated".

Finance Stars arriving for glitzy Obama dinner
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He arrived at Government House around 3.50pm - an event which potentially was the only chance for members of the public to catch a glimpse of the former President. When she asked him how he dealt with the guilt of being a parent and a world leader at the same time, he advised her to "do the best you can", reports The Daily Mail .

Finance Boeing (BA) Given a $373.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley
Author: 0 Boeing (BA) Given a $373.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley

The lower end of the projection is $2.15 per share, while the higher end is $3.46 per share. It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in Q3 2017. 165 funds opened positions while 367 raised stakes. Morgan Stanley estimates that the loss of 2019 orders from China and Iran, which has also been identified as a potential trade war threat, would cost Boeing only about 10 percent of its 2019 cash flow, or about $2 per share of Morgan Stanley's ...