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Breakingviews: Tumbling rouble turmoil

The majority of Russia’s debt is owed by the country’s banks and corporates. With the rouble down 40 percent on the dollar this year expect state intervention, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/12/03 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Excessive Aviva scepticism

Markets are cool over Aviva’s £5.6 bln takeover of Friends Life. The scepticism over the deal is excessive says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/12/02 11:00:00

Breakingviews: E.ON’s bad spinoff

Germany's biggest utility announced plans on Sunday to split in two after a prolonged period of weak energy demand. E.ON’s new entity’s prospects are bleak, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/12/01 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Oil stock fears overdone

Shares in oil services companies have suffered as the price of oil falls. But there could be bargains for brave investors, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/11/28 11:00:00

Breakingviews: EU bank plan needs rethink

The European Union's bank ring-fencing plans need a rethink. They could wind up doing little for financial stability, while undermining Brussels’ growth agenda.


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Posted 2014/11/27 11:00:00

Breakingviews: BT back to the future

Investors can forgive BT going back to the future. Getting back into mobile is unusual but defensible.


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Posted 2014/11/26 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Carney’s bonus workaround

Mark Carney's new ploy to defang the dreaded Brussels bonus cap might itself need capping.


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Posted 2014/11/25 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Leak costs Aviva

Aviva has to set out the key strategic and financial details of a tie-up with rival Friends Life – fast, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/11/24 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Time for ECB to overhaul its secret weapon

The European Central Bank should stop being coy over emergency liquidity assistance. It needs to be a tool for serious crises, not an unsavoury political instrument, says Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/11/21 11:00:00

Breakingviews: Thyssenkrupp recovery priced in

Thyssenkrupp returns to profit after 3 years. But the recovery is already priced in says Reuters Breakingviews.


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Posted 2014/11/20 11:00:00

Breakingviews: China to move up foreign asset food chain

Nov. 19 - China has focused new energy on outbound direct investments, a move Breakingviews' Peter Thal Larsen says is a sign that the country is diversifying its assets in hopes of better returns.


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Posted 2014/11/19 03:48:00

Breakingviews: Bold fuel cut gives Indonesia opportunities

Indonesian President Joko Widodo's move to cut fuel subsidies may create room for necessary large-scale investments in the future, says Breakingviews' Andy Mukherjee.


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Posted 2014/11/18 03:44:00

Breakingviews: Japan economy slammed by sales tax, debt

Still reeling from April's sales tax hike, Japanese GDP registers another quarter of contraction, but Breakingviews' Peter Thal Larsen argues Abenomics has even more to worry about.


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Posted 2014/11/17 04:00:00

Breakingviews: Euro zone stuck in rut

Dreary GDP numbers from the euro zone are nowhere near bad enough to spur any radical policy that might make a difference, says Breakingviews Pierre Briancon.


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Posted 2014/11/14 11:00:00

Yahoo may rethink use of cash from Alibaba deal

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 9 (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc may re-evaluate plans for the cash it gets from a multibillion-dollar sale of half of its 40 percent stake in Chinese Internet company Alibaba Group.


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Posted 2012/08/09 23:56:00

UPDATE 3-Nvidia rides Tegra wave, beats on revenue outlook

(Adds comment from CEO, details on supply and margins; updates stock price)


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Posted 2012/08/09 22:12:42

UPDATE 2-Virus found in Mideast can spy on bank transactions

* Gauss found in Lebanon, Israel, Palestinian territories


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Posted 2012/08/09 20:27:39

UPDATE 2-U.S. judge backs RIM in patent dispute with Mformation

* RIM shares rise more than 4 percent following ruling (Adds comment from Mformation, updates share price move)


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Posted 2012/08/09 19:19:11

UPDATE 2-Google pays $22.5 mln to settle Apple Safari charges

* Penalty is largest FTC has ever imposed for violating an order


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Posted 2012/08/09 18:23:07

UPDATE 1-Goldman Sachs adds Cisco to conviction buy list

* Goldman cites fast growth for addition to conviction buy list


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Posted 2012/08/09 14:25:21

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