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  • Big bang, not big bucks, the key for euro zone bank lending

    DUBLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - If the European Central Bank really wants to kick-start the euro zone economy, it should ensure the bloc's banks are up to the task of lending. The International Monetary Fund has estimated that nearly three-quarters of...
  • Canada's TMX plans options to curb high-speed trading

    TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's biggest stock exchange operator plans to offer trading options for investors who fear speed-based computer strategies are undercutting them, a move it hopes will keep clients from leaving for rival marketplaces. TMX Group Ltd...
  • Fresh turbulence tests post-crisis financial markets

    LONDON (Reuters) - A dramatic upswing in volatility is putting post-crisis financial markets to the test, as curbs on banks' ability to take risks and an increase in technology-driven trading expose potential new cracks in the system. While investors and...
  • Private capital gets more bang in China as economic reforms step up

    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Private firms have overtaken state-owned companies this year for the first time as the biggest drivers of investment banking revenues in China - a sign of how Beijing's reforms are transforming private capital's role in the world's...
  • Japan exports rebound, but economy still not out of woods

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's exports rose at the fastest pace in seven months in September as sales to Asia picked up, but signs of slowing global growth may hurt the trade sector's ability to recharge the world's third-biggest economy and keep up pressure...
  • TAX-FREE MONEY MARKET FUNDS, For release 10/22/14

    ((NOTICE: For retransmission or other content delivery inquiries, please contact TCA Customer Service, 1-800-346-8798, tcacustomerservice@tribune.com.) TAX-FREE MONEY MARKET FUNDS Tax-free money funds with assets of $100 million or more that are...
  • Exclusive: Investors seek delay to HK-Shanghai stock tie-up

    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Some of the world's biggest banks and asset managers have asked the Hong Kong securities regulator to delay a landmark China stock trading link that could generate billions of dollars of trade a day due to uncertainty over the scheme...
  • Pimco's banking expert expects 18 lenders to fail ECB stress test

    LONDON (Reuters) - Fixed income investment firm Pimco's global banking specialist, Philippe Bodereau, expects 18 banks will be seen to have failed the European Central Bank's stress test of 130 regional lenders when results are published by the ECB on...
  • Putnam's Salm stays with successful bet on mortgages

    BOSTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumers are a better bet than their government, says Putnam Investments' Michael Salm. As co-head of the Boston asset manager's bond unit, Salm has kept portfolios like its $1.7 billion Putnam Income Fund heavily invested in...
  • German lawmakers rip ECB over corporate bonds report

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Senior lawmakers from Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party heaped criticism on the European Central Bank on Wednesday following a Reuters report that it was considering the purchase of corporate bonds to spur growth. The...
  • Global shares falter as Wall St tumbles; bond prices fall

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets fell on Wednesday, reversing earlier gains driven by solid corporate earnings and mild U.S. inflation data that may let the Federal Reserve keep interest rates lower for longer, as U.S. stocks retreated after...