Oil Market Jumps as U.S. Stockpiles Drop More Than Expected

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U.S. oil prices jumped Wednesday after weekly data showed domestic stockpiles fell far more than expected, a bullish signal to the market that the long growth in supplies may finally be abating.

Sizing Up Big Bank Synergies

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Universal banks use cross-selling or revenue synergies as an argument for their continued existence but, for some, costs increasingly undermine this.

German Bond Reversal a Welcome Risk Reminder

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For months, it seemed like nothing could stop eurozone government bond yields from falling. In a strange way, that has turned out to be true. That has been painful, but may ultimately be good news if it makes investors less complacent.

Market U-Turn Rams Hedge Funds

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A broad market reversal is battering hedge funds, spoiling the industry’s strongest annual start since the financial crisis.

Yellen Meetings Scrutinized

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Congressional efforts to press the Federal Reserve for more details about a possible leak have suddenly focused attention on Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s contacts.

EU Announces Plans for Digital Single Market

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The European Union unveiled a plan to unite the region’s online markets and crack down on possible abuses by U.S. Internet firms.

U.S. Trade Gap Widens

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A stronger dollar and an influx of pent-up imports into West Coast ports are pointing the U.S. economy toward its third quarterly contraction in its six-year-long expansion.

U.K. 'Flash Crash' Trader Can't Pay Bail

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Navinder Singh Sarao, the U.K. trader who allegedly contributed to the 2010 “flash crash,” can’t pay his bail because of a U.S. order to freeze his assets, his lawyer said.

U.S. Stock Futures Rise

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U.S. stock futures rose Wednesday, boosted by energy shares as U.S. oil prices hit fresh five-month highs.

Twitter Bolsters Finance Team as CFO Adds Marketing Duties

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Twitter’s financial chief Anthony Noto is bringing in help on the finance side as he takes on the added role of heading the social media service’s marketing department.

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