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World Shares Sink As Bond Yields, Commodities Surge

The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 1%, at its lowest in 10 days. Germany's DAX, France's CAC 40 and Spain's IBEX 35 index fell 1% each, Britain's FTSE 100 lost 0.85% and Italy's FTSE MIB index fell 0.9%.

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Asian Shares Make Guarded Gains As Bond Yields, Resources Spike

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.2%, after slipping from a record top last week as the jump in U.S. bond yields unsettled investors.

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Asian Stocks Step Back From Record Highs On Rising Bond Yields, Weak US Data

Germany’s 10-year yield on Thursday posted its highest close since June, British 10-year yields traded at a 10-month top of 0.65% and U.S. Treasury yields are hovering near one-year highs around 1.3%, a large factor supporting the U.S. dollar.

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Global Markets: Stocks Claw Higher As Hot Oil Fuels Inflation Gyrations

Europe's markets managed to scrape together some modest early gains as commodities bulls drove drillers and miners up 2% to offset disappointing earnings from companies including Airbus and Orange.

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China Shares Rise On Return From Holiday, Profit-Taking Hits Other Markets

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.29%, while the S&P 500 lost 0.03% and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.58%.

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Rising US Yields Takes Edge Off Stocks Rally

Japan's Nikkei fell 0.7% and S&P 500 futures slipped 0.3% after the index posted a small fall overnight.

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Entrepreneurship: Do Women Handle It Better?

Countless researches and studies on start-up pursuits across the globe confirmed that female-led organizations generated more revenues than those by men, and that women are more competent leaders.

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COVID Recovery Trade Buoys Shares, Ignites Commodities

Market sentiment in Europe was helped by gains overnight in Asian shares, with Japan's Nikkei blue chip index up 1.28% at a 30-year high.

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Global Shares Hit Peak, Oil Up On Middle East Tensions

The Cboe Volatility Index, known as Wall Street's "fear gauge", ended at its lowest level for nearly a year, helping drive a 0.3% gain for MSCI's broadest measure of world stocks on Monday.

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Global Shares Hit New Peak, Oil Up On Middle East Tensions

E-mini futures for the S&P 500 were also higher, up 0.3%, although U.S. stock markets will be closed on Monday for the Presidents Day holiday.

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Asian Shares Hit All-Time Highs, Oil Rises On Middle East Tensions

The dollar was slightly higher against the Japanese yen at 105.01 while the euro rose to $1.2125 and the British pound was up 0.3% at $1.3886. The risk sensitive Australian and New Zealand dollars climbed 0.1% each.

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World Shares Hit Fresh All-Time Highs; Earnings And Fed In Focus

China's consumer price index fell more than expected, but factory prices posted their first year-on-year rise in 12 months, suggesting gathering momentum in the industrial sector. up.

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World Shares Reach Record High, Oil Tops $60 A Barrel

Europe then made a strong start as higher oil prices and inflation expectations lifted basic resource and banking shares, and France's Veolia launched a hostile 11.3 billion-euro takeover bid for waste and water rival Suez.

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Global Markets: Asian Shares, Oil Buoyant On Economic Revival Hopes

Japan's Nikkei jumped 2% while Australian shares advanced 0.8% led by technology and mining shares. Chinese shares were mildly positive with the blue-chip CSI300 index up 0.1%.

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World Shares Near Record Levels As Vaccines Inject Hop

Oil hit its highest level in a year, above $59 a barrel, supported by hopes of a quicker economic revival and supply curbs by OPEC and its allies.

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