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The Jobs Report and Stocks: What's Not to Hate?

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Friday’s jobs numbers didn’t provide a clear win for either hawks or doves. It did offer stocks the worst of both worlds.

This Plastics IPO Is Timed Right -- For the Seller

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Bayer’s material science division, now called Covestro, had a strong first-half ahead of a planned initial public offering. That looks hard to keep up.

U.S. Prosecutors Cite 'Spoofing' Software Allegedly Used by U.K. Trader

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U.K. trader Navinder Sarao, who faces a U.S. extradition hearing later this month, allegedly worked with a customized version of software known as the “matrix” in a deliberate attempt to “spoof” markets, according to a U.S. court filing.

Stocks Lower After Jobs Report

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U.S. stocks fell Friday following a U.S. jobs report that missed expectations, but which many investors saw as strong enough for the U.S. Federal Reserve to possibly raise short-term interest rates later this month.

Two-Year U.S. Bond Yield Rises to Near 2015 High on Jobs Data

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Long-term U.S. government bonds pared price gains on Friday, while short-term notes pulled back as a pickup in wage inflation offset a smaller-than-expected jobs gain in August.

All-Night Push After Glitch Hit BNY Mellon

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At the height of the Aug. 24 market volatility, executives at Bank of New York Mellon got the news they wanted to hear: A glitch affecting a key system was likely to be fixed soon. But the problem was far from over.

Dollar Pares Losses on U.S. Unemployment Data

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The dollar pared losses against the euro Friday morning, after U.S. government data showed the unemployment rate fell in August, bolstering the case for the Federal Reserve to lift interest rates in coming months.

Chinese Companies Share Investors' Pain

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China’s listed companies joined in the market mania, buying up shares in one another; now the holdings that padded earnings as prices boomed threaten to gut them as they plunge.

Jobs Report Could Seal Deal on Rates

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The August employment report could make or break the case for the Federal Reserve raising rates this month.

ECB's Draghi: It Ain't Easy Ahead of the Fed

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Mario Draghi promised that the European Central Bank was ready to boost quantitative easing as soon as necessary to help the eurozone economy.

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