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A daily update on the latest business and economic news. Live on weekdays at 8.15 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2014-07-15

BRICS 'to rival IMF, World Bank' with new institutions

The BRICS group of emerging economies - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - are to unveil details of two new institutions which they're hoping will rival the 'US-dominated' World Bank and International Monetary Fund. Also today: the top 10 list of doom no company wants to be part of.

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2017-07-20 ECB

Time to taper? ECB governing council meets in Frankfurt

Think Markets Chief Analyst Naeem Aslam joins us in the studio to talk about possible moves by the European Central Bank at its governing council meeting this Thursday. The ECB...

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2017-07-19 Tour de France

Tour de France a marketing coup for sponsors

Sponsoring the Tour de France comes with a price tag of millions of euros, but offers brands an opportunity to be seen by an audience of billions. We take a look at some of their...

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2017-07-18 BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas fines grow to $600m over rate-rigging

French bank BNP Paribas has been fined another $246 million by the US Federal Reserve for manipulating the foreign exchange market, bringing the lender's total fines over the...

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2017-07-17 Greece

Greece looks to rejoin international bond market

Greece prepares to take its first tentative steps back into the international bond market - we take a closer look. Also today, the UK's finance minister says the government is...

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2017-07-14 transport

Hyper-what? How we could be nearing the age of hyperloop travel

A successful test run this week in the Nevada Desert could mean the futuristic hyperloop train is closer to becoming reality. Also, how a 15-year-old managed to win over the...

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