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Latest update : 2013-11-07

Twitter prepares to launch on stock market

With an opening price of $26, how will shares in Twitter fare on the NYSE this Thursday? We speak to market analyst Alastair McCaig from IG Group about interest in the flotation and prospects for the stock. Here in Europe, there's anticipation ahead of a meeting of the ECB and whether it will take action to boost the eurozone's economy.

By Matthew WARREN

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2015-05-27 airlines

Irish government clears sale of Aer Lingus stake to British Airways' owner

The Irish government has approved the sale of its 25 per cent stake in Aer Lingus to the owner of British Airways, IAG. The deal will still need to be approved by rival airline...

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2015-05-26 Mexico

Mexican taxi drivers protest rise of Uber

Taxi drivers in Mexico have staged a mass protest against the car-hailing app Uber. The drivers say Uber has an unfair advantage because it's not governed by the same taxes and...

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2015-05-25 China

Is China creating a tech start-up bubble?

As the Consumer Electronics Show's first Asian event gets underway in Shanghai, we bring you a special report looking at the growth of Chinese start-ups in the technology sector....

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2015-05-22 USA

Massive trade bill clears key hurdle in US Senate

Despite opposition from many Democratic leaders, the US Senate has agreed to end debate on a massive trade bill. It now moves it to a final vote. Plus, there's a new kind of...

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2015-05-21 banking

'Breathtaking' misconduct at banks over rate-rigging

Six banks will have to pay out more than $5.6 billion to settle claims they manipulated the foreign exchange market. The fines bring to more than $160 billion the amount the...

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