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Bitcoin soars to record high above $6,000

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bitcoin surged to a record high of more than $6,000 on Friday, pushing its market capitalization to $100 billion at one point, as Investors continued to bet on an asset that has a limited supply and has paved the way for a whole slew of crypto-currencies. FILE PHOTO: A Bitcoin sign Read More

Dow closes above 23,000 for first time; IBM soars

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 23,000 for the first time on Wednesday, driven by a jump in IBM after it hinted at a return to revenue growth. The Dow hit 22,000 on Aug. 2, only 54 trading days earlier and roughly half the time it took the index to Read More

Groundhog Day in London as oil stock soars on North Sea reserves

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By Joe Easton and Ashita Chawla on 10/12/2017 LONDON (Bloomberg) — Shares of Independent Oil & Gas Plc rose as much as 100% on Thursday, the second dramatic increase for a North Sea explorer this week, after the London-based company announced a tenfold increase in its southern North Sea gas reserves. IOG said the portfolio holds Read More

UPDATE 3-Zogenix stock soars on epilepsy drug trial success

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(Reuters) – Zogenix Inc’s experimental treatment for a rare form of epilepsy met the main goal in a late-stage study, the company said on Friday, more than doubling the value of its shares and hurting those of peer GW Pharmaceuticals . In the trial, Zogenix’s drug was superior to a placebo in reducing the number Read More

UPDATE 2-Zogenix stock soars after epilepsy test success

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(Reuters) – Zogenix Inc’s experimental treatment for a rare form of epilepsy met the main goal in a late-stage study, the company said on Friday, keeping it on track to request regulatory approval next year. The drug – ZX008 – was shown to be superior compared to a placebo in reducing the frequency of seizures Read More

Oil soars as supply disruption looms amid Kurdish balloting

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By Jessica Summers on 9/25/2017 NEW YORK (Bloomberg) — Brent crude surged to a 26-month high as Turkey threatened to shut down Kurdish crude shipments through its territory to punish the Iraqi region for holding an independence referendum. Futuresclimbed as much as 2.8% in London and the U.S. benchmark touched a four-month high. Kurdish oil Read More

Sterling soars to highest since Brexit vote result

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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s pound surged above $1.36 on Friday to its highest level since the results of last June’s vote to leave the European Union, putting it on track for its best week against the dollar since October 2009. Sterling strengthened by more than 1.6 percent on the day to hit $1.3616, its highest Read More

MIDEAST STOCKS-UAE mostly quiet as Dana Gas soars on Iraqi Kurdistan deal

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* Kurdistan deal gives Dana immediate cash infusion * Allows it to develop production there in long run * Unclear if it has any implications for Dana’s sukuk * Dubai index ends well off lows, volume rises * Markets elsewhere in Gulf, Egypt closed for Eid By Andrew Torchia DUBAI, Sept 4 (Reuters) – Stock Read More

EMERGING MARKETS-Chile peso touches 2-year high vs dollar as copper soars

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By Bruno Federowski SAO PAULO, Aug 29 (Reuters) - The Chilean peso on Tuesday hit the strongest level in over two years as prices of copper soared, lifted by falling global inventories of the base metal, a key Chilean export. Benchmark copper futures touched levels last seen in September 2014, extending the previous week's gains. Read More

Markets plunge & gold soars as N.Korea fires missile over Japan

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Published time: 29 Aug, 2017 12:46 Global stock markets retreated on Tuesday while gold gained on investor concerns over rising tension following the latest North Korea missile launch. The pan-European STOXX index dropped 1.7 percent to its lowest in six months before rebounding. Wall Street futures are in the red, indicating American markets will fall Read More