Investors Betting on More ECB Stimulus

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Six months after the European Central Bank launched its blockbuster bond-buying program to rouse the region’s economy, some investors are betting that authorities will crank stimulus efforts even higher.

The Moment When Humans Matter

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A string of messy market openings in recent weeks has reinvigorated a debate about the relative effectiveness of humans in the stock trade.

UBS Unit to Pay More Than $2.9 Million to Investors in Puerto Rico

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UBS AG’s wealth-management unit was ordered to pay more than $2.9 million to two investors in Puerto Rico for losses tied to funds holding the island’s municipal bonds.

India Says New Tax Won't Apply to Foreign Institutional Investors

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India said it wouldn’t apply a new tax to international portfolio investors, hoping to calm concerns about the country amid global market volatility.

CNN Changes Criteria for Deciding GOP Main Debate Lineup

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CNN is changing its criteria for deciding the candidates who will participate in the main Republican debate later in this month, a shake-up that will likely allow Carly Fiorina to join the prime-time debate following her recent bump in the polls.

Flourishing Cities Offer Beijing a Lesson in Thinking Small

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Fengdu on the Yangtze River is one of hundreds of smaller Chinese cities still bursting with consumer vitality. It’s if these striving cities lose momentum that China is in danger of failing, writes Andrew Browne.

IRobot CEO Fends Off Activist

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IRobot, the maker of the Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner, is resisting an activist investor’s demand that the company focus on home-cleaning products and drop some of its riskier ambitions.

Hollywood Studio Sues Over Alleged Online Piracy

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A production company affiliated with Millennium Films, the studio behind ‘The Expendables’ movies, is suing users of the Popcorn Time website.

Stocks Tumble on Weak Chinese Data

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U.S. stocks tumbled Tuesday as fears about a slowdown in China’s economy deepened, illustrating how last week’s market volatility has not yet abated.

Uber Drivers' Suit Granted Class-Action Status

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A federal judge has granted class-action status to a lawsuit claiming Uber Technologies treats its drivers like employees without providing health benefits and paying for other expenses normally covered by an employer.

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