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World Stocks Inch To Two-Week High After Trump Leaves Hospital

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares had risen 0.7% to a two and a half week-high, with Hong Kong climbing 0.8% and Japan's Nikkei adding 0.5%.

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Stocks Fall, Dollar Gains After Trump Gets Coronavirus

MSCI's benchmark for global equity markets fell 0.69% to 564.07, while its emerging markets index fell 0.29%.

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Asian Markets Mixed In Early Trade, Tokyo Edges Up After Trading Outage

Japan's Nikkei 225 index was up 0.19% after the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) resumed normal trading after its worst-ever outage brought the world's third-largest equity market to a standstill.

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Stimulus Hopes Ease Global Markets Into Explosive Fourth Quarter

Europe's STOXX 600 index and the euro were up 0.7% and 0.2% respectively before PMI economic data expected to show the region's ongoing gradual recovery from coronavirus slump.

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China Data Lifts Asian Stocks But Caution Returns After Chaotic Debate

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3% led by a 1.2% gain in Hong Kong.

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Global Markets: Shares Slip As U.S. Presidential Debate Looms

The broader Euro STOXX 600 fell 0.4%, eroding hefty gains from a day earlier, with indexes in Frankfurt, Paris and London each losing between 0.4%-0.5%.

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Asian Markets Push Higher After US Bounce

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was up 0.2% while Chinese shares opened higher with the blue-chip CSI 300 index up 0.41%.

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Ayurveda Is About Proactive, Holistic Health: Ameve Sharma, Co-Founder, Kapiva

Backed by the iconic Baidyanath Group, Kapiva, a functional foods brand focused on bringing selectively sourced Ayurveda-inspired, natural foods to consumers. Ameve Sharma, Co-founder Kapiva talks to ASHISH SINHA of BW Businessworld on impact of Covid on Ayurveda, its growing popularity and its expansion plans. Excerpts:

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Global Markets: Asian Shares Buoyed By China Optimism, Markets Eye U.S. Presidential Debate

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan advanced 0.7% to 551.48, but stayed within striking distance of a two-month low of 543.66 hit last week.

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Wall Street Closes Up On Tech Rally Despite Mixed Signs On Economic Rebound

The S&P 500 posted no new 52-week highs and two new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 12 new highs and 129 new lows.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Verdicts Loom As Next Big Market Risk

BofA Global Research projects global gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 6.3% in 2021, compared with 5.6% if that does not occur until the third quarter.

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Global Markets: Stocks Down On Fresh Lockdown Worries, Banking Sell-Off; Dollar Rises

British lenders HSBC and StanChart were among global lenders named as having transferred more than $2 trillion in suspect funds over nearly two decades.

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Global Markets: Shares Cling To Tight Ranges As Attention Shifts To U.S. Election, Stimulus

Australia's benchmark index slipped 0.5% while New Zealand's stumbled 0.6%. Chinese shares opened in the red with the blue-chip index down 0.3%.

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Stocks Buckle, Dollar Slips As Investors Mull Fed Action

The S&P 500 slid 28.48 points, or 0.84%, to 3,357.01 and the Nasdaq Composite skidded 140.19 points, or 1.27%, to 10,910.28.

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Global Stocks Buckle, Dollar Stirs As Divided Fed Disappoints

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan had lost 1% overnight after five straight days of gains while Japan's Nikkei shed 0.6%.

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