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  • Need for trade execution transparency gains on Wall Street

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Executing an order in the stock market may be lightening fast but many investors do not know how trades happen while rules to ensure full transparency are lacking, a potential bonanza for businesses that can fill this hole in the...
  • Back to school for your money: bonds

    Now that the kids are back to school, it's time to hit the books for you and your money. For the next few weeks, I am going to cover basic financial and investment concepts that seem to flummox people. When I wrote about bonds a couple of years ago, I...
  • Trouble in paradise? Sweden risks deadlock in tight election race

    STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden, seen for years as a beacon of stability and reforms in a crisis-ridden Europe, may be heading for political deadlock after Sunday's general election, with polls suggesting that both right and left might be unable to form a...
  • Stocks fall, led by drop in energy stocks

    Stocks fall, led by drop in energy stocks
    U.S. stocks opened lower Thursday, led by a decline in energy stocks as the price of oil continue to slide. Oil has tumbled 13 percent in the last three months as supplies have remained ample despite geopolitical tension. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard &...
  • Stocks decline, heading for weekly loss

    NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market moved lower Friday, heading for its first weekly loss since the start of August. Declines were led by energy and utility companies. Treasurys fell after news that retail sales in August rose faster than economists...
  • Negative yield threat prompts BlackRock to act on money market fund

    LONDON (Reuters) - Global fund manager BlackRock said on Friday that it had told investors in one of its money market funds it would rebalance the fund daily in response to the threat of negative yields. Returns from money market funds in Europe have...
  • Capital flows out of UK before Scots vote on independence, report shows

    LONDON (Reuters) - Investors pulled $27 billion out of UK financial assets last month - the biggest capital outflow since the Lehman crisis in 2008 - as concern mounted about the economic and financial consequences if Scotland left the UK, a report showed...
  • In N.C., banks are a reliable source of campaign cash for Sen. Hagan

    WASHINGTON U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan has received $962,000 since 2008 from employees and political action committees of industries under the jurisdiction of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, on which she served for much of her first term....
  • Ticket prices for Seahawks' opener have dipped, but not by much

    RENTON, Wash. Prices on the secondary market for Thursday's Seattle-Green Bay game remain as expensive as any in Seahawks history. But as is typical as kickoff draws nearer, prices have also come down markedly in the last week or so as sellers try to...
  • European repo activity recovers modestly as banks cut ECB reliance

    LONDON (Reuters) - The European repo market grew modestly in the first half of this year after a sharp fall in the last six months of last year, as banks repaid cheap European Central Bank loans and relied more on wholesale funding markets. Repos are...
  • Judge denies ex-Goldman trader's request to toss pay dispute ruling

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York state judge on Wednesday ruled against a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc trader who wanted the court to toss an arbitration panel's decision in his pay dispute against the firm. New York State Supreme Court Justice Eileen...