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Shares jump almost 10% after strong second quarter

Regulator raises questions after founder says ‘funding secured’ for take-private plans

US and European stocks gain; dollar retreats from 13-month high

Shares tumble as Italy begins process for revoking concession to subsidiary Autostrade

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Video game income hit by regulatory roadblocks in rare setback for ‘national champion’

German financier in spotlight after lawsuit against US investment bank

GE and Siemens lose market share in battle with Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems

California court declines to hear Monsanto appeal over chemical in Roundup weedkiller

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Thousands of educated citizens have moved abroad and are not in a rush to return

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US and European stocks gain; dollar retreats from 13-month high

Asian stocks weaken further as EM equity benchmark drops nearly 20% since January

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