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Wall Street Finishes Up As Fed's Powell Soothes Inflation Fears

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 424.51 points, or 1.35%, to 31,961.86, the S&P 500 gained 44.06 points, or 1.14%, to 3,925.43 and the Nasdaq Composite added 132.77 points, or 0.99%, to 13,597.97.

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Asian Stocks Open Higher As Fed's Powell Nixes Inflation Fears

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.90% in early trade while Japan's Nikkei 225 added 1.37%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures rose 0.92%.

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Stocks Rise, US Yield Falls; Demand Weighs On Oil

Stocks edged up as Europe was boosted by deals, and U.S. tech stocks were supported by a change of leadership at Intel Corp, which jumped 7%.

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Big Tech Bets And Cryptocurrencies Power 2020's Top US Funds

The fund's gains came during a retail-investor led rally in cryptocurrencies that pushed total assets invested in crypto funds to a record $15 billion, up from $2.57 billion at the end of 2019, according to digital asset manager CoinShares.

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Citigroup Fined $400 Million By Regulators, Agrees To Fix 'Longstanding Deficiencies'

Incoming CEO Jane Fraser, who will take over early next year, has highlighted improving risk and control systems as a priority.

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Weekly jobless claims rise unexpectedly in US

Weekly jobless claims rise unexpectedly in US

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Global Stocks Fall As Fed Fails To Offer Fresh Cause For Cheer

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 0.82%, running out of steam after five straight days of gains. Japan's Nikkei shed 0.45%.

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Global Markets: Asian Stocks Cheer Upbeat Data But Temper Appetite Ahead Of Fed

The euro was down less than 0.1% to buy $1.1838, while the dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of six major rivals, was treading water at 93.092.

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S&P 500 Ends Higher On Growing Hopes Fed Will Stay Accommodative

The S&P 500 financial index fell 1.4%, with Citigroup Inc dropping 6.9% following a report that federal regulators were preparing to reprimand the U.S. lender for failing to improve its risk-management systems.

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Wall Street Sees A Bright Side In 'Healthy' Tech Selloff

Prominent investor Stanley Druckenmiller - a skeptic of this year's rally - again sounded a bearish note on Wednesday, warning on CNBC that the stock market is in a mania fueled by the Federal Reserve.

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ECB To Take Aim At Strong Euro With Hints Of More Stimulus

Surveys indicate that a recent resurgence in coronavirus infections is sapping investor and consumer confidence, with many fearing fresh restrictions on ordinary life.

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Investors Go Long On Asian Currencies, Indian Rupee Bets At Three-Year High: Reuters Poll

India's economy shrank 23.9% in the three months to June, much more than forecast, pointing to a longer than previously expected recovery, with analysts calling for further stimulus.

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Singapore Extends $60 Billion Swap Facility With Fed Through March 2021

The facility launched in March this year has already seen around $22 billion provided to banks for lending, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said.

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Federal Reserve cuts interest rates to near zero to support US economy amid coronavirus pandemic impact

The effects of the coronavirus will weigh on economic activity in the near term and pose risks to the economic outlook.

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Federal Reserve Policymakers Increasingly Divided On Way Ahead, Minutes Show

The readout of the meeting, released on Wednesday, also showed that the Fed agreed it would soon need to discuss increasing the size of its balance sheet following ructions in short-term money markets.

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