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China shares fell 5.5% Friday, the biggest daily slide since August, as authorities intensified their crackdown on the securities industry.
The company approved a $1.9 billion bauxite project in northeastern Australia, bucking a trend among resources majors that have largely iced new mines.
Toshiba Corp. said it is considering selling part of its semiconductor business to raise financing in response to a drawn-out accounting scandal.
Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual said the company was operating normally and remained sound, after its shares dropped 25% this week following the arrest of its CEO in a corruption probe.
Barclays has been fined by British regulators over anti-money-laundering control failings linked to a secretive $2.83 billion deal it arranged for a number of rich clients.
The U.K. stress tests have a focus on emerging markets, but investors may have overlooked the potential corporate credit woes.
Carl Icahn’s battle with AIG’s management have pushed the insurance giants shares higher. Investors should beware of turbulence ahead.
Sales of newly built homes rose in October, leaving the housing market on track for its best year since 2007.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would increase spending on social programs and raise the minimum wage as he tries to jump-start the flagging economy.