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UPDATE 1-Palm prices seen firm until Feb, but could ease from March –analyst Mistry
Malaysian crude palm oil prices, which have hovered near last month's record highs, will stay firm until February, but start to ease from March, on rising output in the top two producer nations, leading industry analyst Dorab Mistry said on Saturday.
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10h
Private equity firm EQT bids $3.94 bln for Germany's Zooplus
Zooplus AG, one of Europe's largest online pet supplies' retailers, said on Saturday that Swedish private equity firm EQT AB has made an offer to buy the company for about 3.36 billion euros ($3.94 billion).
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12h
Brazil central bank to hold extra swap auctions to meet over-hedge demand
Brazil's central bank said on Friday it would hold additional twice weekly auctions of traditional currency swaps, starting Sept. 27, to address demand from banks dismantling their "over-hedge" position to protect against exchange rate fluctuations.
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14h
UPDATE 1-U.S. SEC delays certain assets from enforcement actions under new disclosure rule
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Friday that it would delay enforcement of certain assets from a new disclosure rule for off-exchange securities until Jan. 3, 2022.
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14h
U.S. SEC delays until Jan 3 certain assets from enforcement actions related to new disclosure rule
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Friday that it would delay until Jan. 3, 2022 certain assets from a new disclosure rule for off-exchange securities, which was due to come into effect on Tuesday.
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Wall St Week Ahead-Fed's coming taper fans talk of renewed 'reflation' trade
The Federal Reserve’s signal that it will soon unwind its bond buying program is bolstering the case in financial markets for the so-called reflation trade, which lifted Treasury yields and boosted shares of banks, energy firms and other economically sensitive companies in the early months of 2021.
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15h
GLOBAL MARKETS-S&P 500 edges up, European shares slump amid Evergrande fears, US yields rise
Wall Street's S&P 500 posted a slim gain on Friday while major European markets slumped as investors weighed potential fallout from debt-laden China Evergrande and U.S. bond yields pushed higher after hawkish stances from central banks.
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15h
FOREX-Dollar climbs as Evergrande uncertainty percolates
The dollar rose on Friday and was poised for its third straight week of gains against a basket of major currencies, as uncertainty over beleaguered Chinese property developer Evergrande helped the greenback bounce back from a sharp decline in the prior session. China Evergrande Group owes $305 billion and has run short on cash, missing a Thurs
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16h
TREASURIES-U.S. yields rise on potential rate hike in 2022
U.S. Treasury yields jumped again on Friday as a repricing of portfolios continues in the wake of the Federal Reserve's decision to soon begin tapering its massive bond purchases, a move that could lead to higher interest rates next year. The yield on 10-year Treasury notes rose 4.9 basis points to 1.456%, up from the closing yield of 1.304% on
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17h
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX, stocks fall; head for weekly falls as Evergrande worries linger
Most currencies and stocks across Latin America were subdued on Friday as questions arose about whether China Evergrande will make a key interest payment that could avoid a potential global fallout, with Brazil's real lagging its peers for the week. The MSCI's index for Latin American currencies was down 0.8%, with the currencies taking cues
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17h
US STOCKS-Wall St near even, dragged by Nike 6% drop after warning
* Indexes down: Dow, S&P flat, Nasdaq down 0.2% (New throughout, updates prices, market activity and comments to late afternoon)
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17h
New York Fed researchers develop climate stress test for banks
Researchers at the New York Federal Reserve Bank have developed an approach to measuring banks' exposures to climate-related risks, a possible early step toward assessing whether financial institutions have enough capital on hand to withstand them.
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18h
GLOBAL MARKETS-Europe shares fall, Wall St pauses as Evergrande fears hover; U.S. yields rise
European equity markets fell on Friday and major U.S. indexes were little changed as worries over fallout from debt-laden China Evergrande persisted, while U.S. bond yields pushed higher after hawkish stances from central banks.
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18h
FACTBOX-Ready to taper or waiting for more data? Recent Fed officials' comments
The Federal Reserve has said it will start to reduce its bond purchases as soon as November if the economy continues on its current track.
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19h
Chinese crackdown on bitcoin another blow to Cathie Wood's ARK ETF
China's moves to crack down on bitcoin trading dealt another blow to Cathie Wood's ARK Innovation Fund, which outperformed all other U.S. equity funds last year but is now mired among the worst of its peers.
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19h
WRAPUP 1-Two Fed policymakers say bar for taper met, nod to next debates
A pair of Federal Reserve policymakers on Friday said they felt the U.S. economy is already in good enough shape for the central bank to begin to withdraw support for the economy, setting up for the next big debates for the central bank: when to raise interest rates and what to do with the Fed's massive balance sheet.
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19h
US STOCKS-Tech stocks, Nike drag Wall Street lower after two-day sharp rally
* Indexes down: Dow 0.08%, S&P 0.06%, Nasdaq 0.40% (Adds comment, details; updates prices)
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19h
UPDATE 3-SoftBank-backed Banco Inter and StoneCo in talks on potential merger -source
SoftBank-backed digital lender Banco Inter SA and payments company StoneCo Ltd are in preliminary talks to expand a current partnership agreement, including a potential merger, one source familiar with the matter said.
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20h
UPDATE 1-Generali's appointments committee backs keeping Donnet as CEO -sources
Generali's appointments committee recommended that the board finalise a slate of nominees for its renewal keeping Philippe Donnet as CEO for another term, three sources close to the situation told Reuters on Friday.
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20h
CORRECTED-PRECIOUS-Gold climbs on weaker dollar, lingering Evergrande risks
Gold prices rose on Friday due to a subdued dollar and as investors avoided riskier assets because of China's Evergrande saga, but looming interest rate hikes slowed bullion's advance.
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