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Chinese Firms Seek Foreign Investors

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Chinese companies have increasingly turned to foreign investors for financing as domestic credit is getting harder to come by.

Yuan Hits 16-Month Low, Then Rebounds

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China's yuan fell to its lowest level against the dollar in 16 months, but the losses were mostly reversed by the time the market closed as traders suspected the central bank bought yuan via large Chinese banks.

Judges Consider What Defines Insider Trading

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A panel of federal appeals-court judges signaled that prosecutors may have taken too broad a view of insider trading, saying there needs to be more a "bright line" about what constitutes a crime.

Fed Looks Likely to Stick to Path

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Fed officials are on track to reduce their monthly bond buying to $45 billion at their policy meeting next week and stick with a communications approach that leaves investors with a little uncertainty about when it will start raising interest rates.

Coffee Prices Surge

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Arabica coffee prices surged to 26-month highs after a top coffee merchant lowered its forecast for Brazil's crop.

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