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Bitcoin futures launch on CME as cryptocurrency marches towards the mainstream

Bitcoin futures launch on CME as cryptocurrency marches towards the mainstream

Contracts for February, March, and June all traded around US$20,000 at the same time. Spot bitcoin reached $18,650, reducing by 1.9 percent on the Bitstamp exchange. TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. sa...

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Hershey to buy Amplify Snack in $1.6 billion bet on healthy snacks

Hershey to buy Amplify Snack in $1.6 billion bet on healthy snacks

Shares of Campbell and Hershey were also up in midday trading. The healthy sweet-snacks market is worth $10.37 billion, rising more than 20 percent in the same period. Hershey has been pouring money t...

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UK To Lower Age For Pensions Auto-Enrollment To 18

UK To Lower Age For Pensions Auto-Enrollment To 18

It was "vitally important" to get more self-employed people saving for their retirement, he added, citing figures showing that the number of self-employed people who contributed to a pension schem...

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Oracle to buy Australian cloud-based software developer Aconex for $1.2 bn

Oracle to buy Australian cloud-based software developer Aconex for $1.2 bn

This morning Aconex said that they'll sell the business to Oracle Corporation [NYSE:ORCL], a global cloud software service provider. Oracle said that its Construction and Engineering Cloud div...

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European regulators 'to investigate Ikea' over tax

European regulators 'to investigate Ikea' over tax

The investigation into Ikea would be Ms Vestager's most recent state-aid probe into the structures that allow some multinational companies to cut their taxes in a way that domestic and smaller compani...

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EV battery supply deal possible with Toyota-Panasonic - Mr Suzuki

EV battery supply deal possible with Toyota-Panasonic - Mr Suzuki

The remainder of the 5.5 million target is made up of 1 million zero-emission vehicles (battery electric vehicles and fuel cell electric vehicles). So it will be advantageous for Toyota to offer...

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Arsene Wenger confident Mesut Ozil wants Arsenal stay

Arsene Wenger confident Mesut Ozil wants Arsenal stay

Arsene Wenger insists Mesut Ozil is keen to stay at Arsenal and believes the German is playing the best football of his Gunners career. The 29-year-old - whose contract expires in the summer - ...

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Bitcoin Prices Extend Breathtaking Rally Above $20000

Bitcoin Prices Extend Breathtaking Rally Above $20000

IBD'S TAKE: Are Bitcoin , Ethereum and other digital currencies real investments or a speculator's game? TD Ameritrade took a week break to observe the market reaction before join BTC futures tr...

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Emergency reported at Atlanta airport

Emergency reported at Atlanta airport

Additionally, data service in and around the airport area is affected, limiting cell phone service in that area. It was not immediately clear what caused the power outage. All outgoing flights have ...

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Card transaction costs lowered for 2 years

Card transaction costs lowered for 2 years

With this move, the consumers and merchants will no longer have to bear the burden of MDR at least for the next two years as long as the transactions remain under the ₹2000 slab, thus paving the way...

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Sydney man charged with acting as an agent for North Korea

He was also allegedly trying to arrange the transfer of coal from the country to Indonesia and Vietnam. "This is the first time charges have been laid under the Commonwealth Weapons of Mass Destructio...

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GitHub Takes Stance for Net Neutrality

GitHub Takes Stance for Net Neutrality

The FCC is not considering the developers and small startups that don't have access to the resources that bigger companies have. Winning the net neutrality case against the FCC will likely depen...

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GST: E-way bill to help monitor interstate movement of goods

GST: E-way bill to help monitor interstate movement of goods

Mani said. "As per the schedule of implementation, the nationwide e-way bill system will be ready to be rolled out on a trial basis latest by January 16, 2018". "In local sales many times goods move...

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Letter alleges Uber hacked into computer systems, stole data from rivals

Letter alleges Uber hacked into computer systems, stole data from rivals

It's the latest chapter in the discovery process for the company's messy legal squabble with Waymo , Google's driverless vehicle spin-off, which has accused Uber of stealing trade secrets. "While w...

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Ryanair agrees to recognise pilots´ unions in dramatic…

Ryanair agrees to recognise pilots´ unions in dramatic…

Ryanair has made a dramatic U-turn and agreed to recognise pilots' unions for the first time in its history, after it was threatened with a potentially-crippling strike just days before Christmas. She...

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$0.96 EPS Expected for Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Fayez Sarofim & Company bought 5,211 shares as the company's stock declined 8.78% while stock markets rallied. AMP Capital Investors Ltd now owns 401,762 shares of the software company's stock valued ...

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Federal Reserve Raises Rates, Gives Sunny Economic Forecast for 2018

Federal Reserve Raises Rates, Gives Sunny Economic Forecast for 2018

Despite concerns from Democrats about the bank regulatory views of Federal Reserve Board officials who will lead the central bank following the departure of Janet Yellen, the current Fed chair said ...

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Oil Prices Rise Due to Pipeline Closure

Oil Prices Rise Due to Pipeline Closure

OPEC revised its estimate for U.S. oil output growth for 2018 to 1.05 million bpd, while the U.S. Energy Information Administration increased its growth forecast to 780,000 bpd. Brent crude futures we...

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Republicans rush to finalize tax overhaul as roadblocks loom

Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) opposed an earlier version of the measure. GOP lawmakers are expected to pass legislation providing the largest overhaul of the USA tax code in 31 years before the end of next w...

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Stocks Securing Modest Gains: Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)

It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500. Winslow Asset Management Inc decreased Teradyne Inc Com (TER) stake by 33.12% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The Missouri-based Acropolis Invest Mngmt Ltd ...

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