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Global Stocks Rise As Biden Transition, Vaccine Progress Lift Confidence

On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.12% overnight, the S&P 500 gained 0.56% while the Nasdaq Composite added only 0.22%, underperforming as traders rotated away from big tech names.

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Global Markets: Vaccine Progress Lift Stocks, Dollar Still Sickly

Brent crude futures rose nearly 2% as traders eyed a recovery in crude demand due to the successful vaccine trials, while the euro edged up to 1.1864 as the dollar tested the bottom of a range it has been in for the last few months.

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World Stocks Edge Up But Gains Limited By End Of Fed Stimulus

Europe's STOXX 600 edged 0.3% higher in early trading, while the global stocks index was also 0.1% firmer and on course for its third weekly gain in a row.

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Wall Street Futures Dip As Mnuchin Pulls Plug On Lending Programs

S&P 500 emini futures dropped 0.75% after Mnuchin asked the central bank to return money earmarked under the March pandemic relief act for emergency lending to businesses, nonprofits and local governments, marking an end on Dec.

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Global Stocks Wobble After Mnuchin Pulls Plug On US Stimulus

S&P500 futures slipped 0.7% while Dow futures fell 0.8%, cancelling out a firmer lead from a strong Wall Street session overnight.

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Investors In 'Full Bull' Mode As Vaccine Hopes Run High: Bofa Survey

Global stocks hit a new record high on Monday as positive data for a potential COVID-19 vaccine came from Moderna, following similarly upbeat data from rival Pfizer. Investors surveyed by BofA expect a "credible vaccine"

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Global Stocks Head For Record High On Recovery, Vaccine Hopes

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan hit its highest level since launching in 1987 as Japan pulled out of recession, China posted better-than-expected industrial output data and the region signed the largest ever trade deal.

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Global Stocks Flatline, Bond Yields Slide As Caution Replaces Vaccine Euphoria

European markets lost 0.1% to 0.7%, but the STOXX pan-regional index is set for a second week of big gains. It's up 5% so far this week as the vaccine news induces more investors to buy shares in banks and travel firms.

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Global Markets: Biden Win Lifts Stocks To Record Peak; Dollar Fades

MSCI's broadest index of Asia Pacific shares outside of Japan jumped 1.3% after hitting its highest since January 2018. The pan-Europe STOXX 600 climbed 1.5% to one-month highs by 0846 GMT.

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Global Stocks Edge Higher, Dollar Slips As Biden Victory Looms

MSCI's all-country world stock index rose 0.25% to 592.84, adding to a week-long rally in which the benchmark for global equity performance advanced almost 8% to post its best week in nearly seven months.

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Global Stocks Mixed With US Presidential Outcome Still Uncertain

MSCI's all-country index of the world's 49 markets was flat after gains earlier in the week, still close to the record reached in September.

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Global Stocks Sweat On US Election Race, Safe-Haven Bonds Gain

Democratic contender Joe Biden took to the air to declare he was optimistic about winning and called for all votes to be counted, no matter how long it took.

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Global Stocks Whipsaw, Bonds Rally As US Vote Agonisingly Close

E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 veered wildly between negative and positive and were last up 0.36%. EUROSTOXX 50 futures lost 0.5% and FTSE futures 0.8%.

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World Shares Look Past Lockdowns As US Election Approaches

MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 49 countries, rose 0.2% by 0858 GMT, following a strong performance in Asia after data showed Chinese factory activity expanded at its fastest pace in a decade

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Global Stocks Scale Five-Week Highs On China's Post-Holiday Surge

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 1% to 2-1/2-year highs, buoyed by a 3% gain in Chinese blue chips and a 2.2% rise by Hong Kong's Hang Seng index.

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