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Latest update : 2014-01-08

JP Morgan faces $2.6 billion Madoff scandal payout

JP Morgan Chase has agreed to pay almost $2.6 billion to settle a series of criminal and civil claims over the Bernard Madoff scandal. The bank is accused of failing to act on concerns about Madoff’s financial dealings. Also, how the Goodyear "boss-napping" has hurt efforts to find a buyer for the French tyre factory.

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2014-12-17 Vladimir Putin

Russian government tries to stop currency freefall

The Russian government has started selling its foreign exchange reserves in an effort to prop up the rouble. The currency dropped by 11 percent on Tuesday, and continued its fall...

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2014-12-16 Russia

Russia's central bank hikes key interest rate to 17%

In this business update we focus on the latest intervention from Russia's central bank. Will increasing the key interest rate to 17% be enough to stem the rouble's slide? We ask...

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2014-12-15 UBER

France to ban UberPop as taxi drivers protest

France is to ban the UberPop service from January 1st, according to an interior ministry spokesman. Taxi drivers staged a go-slow protest around Paris on Monday over a court...

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2014-12-11 Detroit

Detroit motors out of biggest public bankruptcy in US history

The city of Detroit has officially exited bankruptcy, bringing an end to the biggest public default in US history. The city managed to shed $7 billion of its debts thanks to a...

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2014-12-10 Emmanuel Macron

Why is Sunday trading such a touchy subject in France?

The French government will today discuss a package of economic reforms that include more than doubling the number of Sundays that shops can open per year, from five to twelve. We...

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