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Ramla Soni

I am a dedicated and reliable journalist with more than a year’s experience working as a finance journalist. From a diverse background I am culturally aware and willing to explore every aspect of journalism whilst enhancing my skills. 

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Deutsche Bank makes its largest fintech investment

Deutsche Bank (DBK) is paying €50 million for a 4.9% stake in open-banking start-up, Deposit Solutions, in a transaction that values the company at more than €1 billion ($1.1 billion)

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Cisco CEO dismisses breakdown fears of tech sector’s global supply chains

The chief executive officer (CEO) of American networking hardware company, Cisco Systems (CSCO), has banished fears of a breakdown in the technology sector’s global supply chains, despite the Trump administration pressuring U.S. companies to cut ties with China.

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Fed cuts interest rates for the second time this year

The U.S. central bank cut interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point on Wednesday, its second cut since late July, amid concerns about slowing global growth and ongoing trade wars.

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New York world’s top financial centre, survey finds

New York has beaten London to be named the world’s top financial centre

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BMW to stop revitalising its primary electric car

BMW will not renew its primary electric car, the i3, marking the end of one of the most distinctive vehicles on the road

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Singaporean ride-hailing company says its food subsidiary could help drive growth

Singaporean ride-hailing company Grab is relying on its food delivery business - GrabFood - to drive growth and profitability in the long term

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Disney CEO steps down from Apple board

Chief Executive Officer of Disney, Bob Iger, has resigned from Apple’s board of directors, Apple said in an SEC filing on Friday

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Chinese firms become net sellers of global assets for the first time in a decade

Chinese companies have become net sellers of global assets for the first time in a decade

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Oil prices soar by almost 20% following Saudi drone attack

Oil prices have increased by almost 20% following a coordinated drone attack hit the heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry on Saturday 14 September

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London Stock Exchange rejects Hong Kong Exchange’s £32 billion bid

The London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) has rejected the £32 billion proposal from the Hong Kong stock exchange, saying that its board had “fundamental concerns” about the offer’s strategy, deliverability, structure and value

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Trump to consider interim trade deal with China

Donald Trump hinted that he would consider an in terim trade deal with China, CNBC reported on Friday 13th September.

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Sterling reaches highest level since July

The pound (GBP) rose to its highest level - a seven-week high against the dollar, breaking through the $1.24 mark, as investors cut their bets on sterling falling as the risks of a no-deal Brexit could be receding

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Japanese billionaire to sell majority stake of his fashion empire to Yahoo

Yahoo Japan, which is part of the SoftBank Group, plans to tender an offer to acquire 50.1% of Zozo shares for ¥2,620 ($24) per share

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Global stocks on the rise as U.S.-China trade tensions ease slightly

Global stocks have risen as the U.S. and China take minor steps towards cooling trade tensions between each other.

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U.S. expected to challenge Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil exporter

The U.S. is expected to challenge Saudi Arabia’s position as the world’s leading oil exporter, after briefly overtaking the OPEC kingpin and claiming the number one spot earlier this year

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