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Lawrence Gash

Financial News Writer for Capital.com & Currency.com - Interested in Cryptocurrencies, Fintech & the economic consequences of geopolitics

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Google steps in ‘save’ local British newspapers

Search giant Google (GOOGL) is stepping to prop up an industry it is accused of destroyin

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BoE: Failure to reach October Brexit deal will hurt growth

The Bank of England (BOE) has argued that Britain’s economy is underperforming in part due to Brexit uncertainty and will continue to do so if an October deal is not reached, Reuters reports.

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Fed intervenes following repo spike spook

The New York division of the U.S. Federal Reserve will inject billions more in liquidity to ease up the cash flow within the intrabank lending markets.

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Spain heading for yet another general election

After six months of fruitless political negotiations Spain is preparing for its fourth election in as many years.

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Oil falls 6% on news of speedy Saudi recovery

Following Monday’s dramatic jump, Oil prices dropped on Tuesday September 17th by more than 6%

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Britain’s largest mining operation undermined by Sirius Minerals

Sirius Minerals’ (SXX) decision today to abandon plans to raise £400m in a bond sale have delayed what would be the largest mining project in Britain and caused the value of its shares to half.

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Anheuser-Busch’s Asia IPO is back on

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV (BUD) is attempting for the second time to list its Asia business on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX), hoping to raise $6.6bn

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WeWork postpones IPO

WeWork has shelved its planned initial public offering following a lacklustre response from investors and concerns from its major shareholders

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Apple to launch legal challenge to EU’s £13bn fine

Tech giant Apple (AAPL) will contest a landmark 13bn euro (EUR) fine imposed on it by the European Commission for back taxes

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JPMorgan’s head of precious metals trading charged with market manipulation

Michael Nowak, the head of precious metals trading at JPMorgan has been charged by U.S. prosecutors with organising an eight-year long conspiracy to defraud customers and manipulate markets

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PayPal’s cautious attitude towards Libra

Spokesmen from PayPal have related their reticence as to the future of Facebook’s prospective digital currency Libra, according to a report from Agence France Presse (AFP).

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J D Wetherspoon: sales up, profits down

On Friday 13th SeptemberJ D Wetherspoon (JDW), the British pub group, reported a 4% drop in pre-tax profits totalling £102.5m

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German Economy Ministry sees no chance of major downturn

On Friday September 13th Reuters reported on the German Economy Ministry’s announcement that it did not foresee a significant recession in the near future.

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Fever-Tree stock unlikely to go flat

J.P. Morgan Cazenove has sung the praises of insurgent British tonic water brand Fever-Tree, starting coverage of it and awarding it an “outperform” rating.

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Dedollarisation of the global economy? China and Russia boost gold reserves

With increased fears of a looming recession, economic sanctions and ongoing trade tensions both Russia and China are adding to their gold reserves. The price of gold has risen by 18% since January 1st 2019 and is now at a six-year high.

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