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Global Markets: Shares Climb Ahead Of Yellen Speech, Earnings In Focus

Asian shares posted strong gains and in Europe upbeat earnings reports from miner Rio Tinto and computer peripherals maker Logitech helped the STOXX 600 benchmark index edge up by 0.1% in morning trade.

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No Pandemic Dampener On Entrepreneurialism

One thing is certain, the Entrepreneurial Spirit was found to be bullish across most markets – for global citizens, entrepreneurial spirits was very high and high at 32% and 37% respectively.

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Global Markets: Asia Shares Pare Losses As China Economy Rebounds

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan trimmed losses and were off 0.3%, having hit a string of record peaks in recent weeks. Japan's Nikkei slipped 0.8% and away from a 30-year high.

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Earnings Season To Test Surge In Regional Banks Stocks

Regional banks, including Zions Bancorp, First Midwest Bancorp and United Community Banks Inc, are expected to report their quarterly results on Tuesday.

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Data, Lockdowns Weigh On Stocks And Oil; Dollar Rises

The dollar index rose 0.573%, with the euro down 0.68% to $1.2073, while sterling was last trading at $1.3585, down 0.75% on the day.

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Global Shares Falter As US Stimulus Buzz Fades

The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 49 countries, was 0.2% lower. S&P 500 e-mini futures shed 0.3% to 3,779.

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Asia Shares Edge Higher As Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion US Stimulus Plan

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.1% around midday in Asia, just off a record high. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.32%, while Australia's ASX 200 rose 0.17%.

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Bonds Dip, Nikkei Charges Higher As Stimulus Hopes Stoke Gains

The Australian and New Zealand dollars steadied after slipping a little overnight, with the Aussie at $0.7733 and the kiwi at $0.7174. The euro nursed broad but modest losses at $1.2141 and 126.3 yen.

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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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Global Markets: Asian Stocks Rise, Oil Churns Higher On Recovery Bets

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) rose 0.81% to $53.64 a barrel, reaching the highest since February after a larger-than-expected decline in U.S. crude inventories. Brent crude rose 0.87% to $57.07.

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Global Markets: Stocks Pause For Breath As Bond Selloff Extends

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.3% after touching an all-time high on Monday, led by a 1.6% drop in South Korea as investors took some profit from a soaring Kospi.

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Stocks Pause For Breath As Bond Selloff Extends

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.3% after touching an all-time high on Monday, led by a 1.6% drop in South Korea as investors took some profit from a soaring Kospi.

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Asia Shares Mostly Lower Amid Rising Coronavirus Cases, Washington Turmoil

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.29%, the S&P 500 lost 0.66% and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.25%.

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World Shares Down From Record Highs As COVID-19 Cases Top 90 Million

The euro pulled back to $1.2185 from a recent top of $1.2349, breaking support around $1.2190. The dollar also gained to 104.18 yen from a trough of 102.57 hit last week.

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Global Shares Soar To Record Highs On Global Recovery Hopes

Europe's Euro STOXX 600 opened up 0.7%, with Frankfurt's index up 0.8% after German industrial output and exports rose in November.

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