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Natural Gas Is Trading Around The $3 Pivot Point

In March 2016, the price of active month natural gas futures that trade on the New York Mercantile Exchange dropped to the lowest level since the late 1990s at $1.6110 per MMBtu. The market took the price down to close to the bottom end of its trading range that has been in place since 1990 when the NYMEX introduced futures ...

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China accuses Trump of ‘sabotaging’ world trade system

China accuses Trump of ‘sabotaging’ world trade system – Aug. 24, 2017 by Jethro Mullen   @CNNMoney August 24, 2017: 7:46 AM ET China is escalating the war of words with President Trump over trade. After expressing “strong dissatisfaction” this week over a U.S. probe into alleged Chinese theft of American companies’ secrets, Beijing on Thursday accused the Trump administration ...

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Christchurch City councillors narrowly vote to keep Easter Sunday trading restrictions

Last updated 19:36, August 24 2017 DAVID WALKER/STUFF Councillor Jamie Gough says businesses should be given the option to trade on Easter Sunday. The city council has narrowly voted in favour of keeping Easter Sunday trading restrictions in place in Christchurch. Christchurch City Council staff and the Regulatory Performance Committee recommended councillors agree not to investigate an Easter Sunday trading hours ...

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U.S. Policy, Jackson Hole Weigh on Asian Trading: Markets Wrap

Start your day with what’s moving markets in Asia. Sign up here to receive our newsletter. Fresh concerns about the Trump administration’s ability to enact its fiscal agenda kept Asian stock gains in check on Thursday ahead of the Jackson Hole central-bank meeting. Australian bond yields fell to track the Treasuries market. Benchmarks in Tokyo dropped amid low volumes. Equity ...

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US Gets Easier Path to Insider-Trading Convictions – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription) US Gets Easier Path to Insider-Trading ConvictionsWall Street Journal (subscription)Prosecutors recovered lost ground in their fight against insider trading with a court decision Wednesday upholding the 2014 conviction of former SAC Capital Advisors LLP portfolio manager Mathew Martoma. The Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in … and more »

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Trump links India’s Afghan role to trade surplus – INTERNATIONAL

President Donald Trump, who announced his new Afghan strategy on Monday night, linked a proposal for India playing a bigger role in the war-torn country to its trade surplus with the United States. “We appreciate India’s important contributions to stability in Afghanistan, but India makes billions of dollars in trade with the United States, and we want them to help ...

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Hong Kong issues highest warning, halts trading

Hong Kong: Hong Kong upgraded the storm warning to the highest for the first time in five years and cancelled its stock exchange morning trading session as Severe Typhoon Hato drew closer to the financial centre. Hundreds of flights have been cancelled and schools and most businesses in the Asian financial hub closed. Play Video Don’t Play Robot priests: the ...

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Hong Kong Lowers Storm Signal as Typhoon Hato Makes Landfall

Severe Typhoon Hato made landfall in China after it lashed Hong Kong with heavy winds and rain, forcing the city to issue the highest storm warning and its stock exchange to cancel trading for the day. A man tries to walk against the winds from Typhoon Hato. Photographer: Anthony Wallace/AFP via Getty Images The Hong Kong Observatory issued the No. ...

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