HSBC's 2018 profit misses estimates; China weakness poses growth risks

Reuters Business News - 3 hours 45 min ago
HSBC Holdings Plc posted on Tuesday a 15.9 percent rise in 2018 profit, supported by business growth in its core markets of Asia and Britain, but market weakness in the fourth quarter resulted in the bank missing street estimates.
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Gold stays near 10-month peak; Palladium jumps to record high

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:58
Gold prices hovered near 10-month highs on Tuesday as optimism around U.S.-China trade discussions dimmed the dollar's appeal, while palladium struck a record high on supply concerns.
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Gold stays near 10-month peak; Palladium trades at record high

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:58
A new round of talks between Beijing and the United States to resolve their trade spat will take place in Washington later in the day, with follow-up sessions at a higher level in the course of the we
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Pulwama attack: Pakistan calls on UN to help 'defuse tensions' with India

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:55
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi alleged that for domestic political reasons, India deliberately ratcheted up its hostile rhetoric against Pakistan and created a tense environment
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Top LPG supplier leaked millions of Aadhaar data: Security researcher

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:54
A French researcher claimed he found a security lapse that allegedly exposed millions of Aadhaar numbers of dealers and distributors associated with Indane, an LPG brand owned by the Indian Oil
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Jugaad paradox...

Business News From Hindu - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:50
... wait, what does that mean?
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9 Nifty500 stocks that can rally from the current levels as per MACD levels

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:49
DBL, Oberoi Realty, Bandhan Bank, YES Bank, SUN TV, Muthoot Finance, DCM Shriram Future Consumer and Phoenix Ltd can gain ground over the next few sessions, charts indicate
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Sensex rebounds over 100 pts; Nifty nears 10,700

Business News From Hindu - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:44
The 30-share index was trading 124.21 points, or 0.35%, at 35,622.65. Similarly, the 50-share NSE Nifty rose 38.90 points, or 0.37 per cent, to 10,679.85
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Congress alleges 'security lapses' in Pulwama, asks Modi to 'walk the talk'

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:40
Another senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal also hit out at the government over the Pulwama terror attack on Tuesday
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Chinese frozen food firm recalls products suspected of African swine fever contamination

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:39
Major Chinese frozen food producer Sanquan Food Co Ltd said on Monday it has recalled products that may be contaminated with African swine fever, following media reports that some of its dumplings tested positive for the virus.
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Barclays launches more than 100 Brexit 'clinics' for small businesses

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:38
Barclays will host more than 100 clinics for small business customers in March to help them to prepare for Britain's exit from the European Union at the end of that month, the bank said on Tuesday.
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UK manufacturers warn of 'catastrophic' no-deal Brexit

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:36
Britain faces the "catastrophic prospect" of a no-deal Brexit next month due to the selfishness of some politicians and chaotic parliamentary proceedings, the head of the country's main manufacturing association said on Tuesday.
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Top Citgo executives removed amid battle to control firm - sources

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:32
Citgo Petroleum Corp has removed at least three top executives close to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, people familiar with the matter said on Monday, in a move to cement management control under a new board of directors.
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Balrampur Chini extends gain on strong Q3 result; stock hits 52-week high

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:30
The stock hit a 52-week high of Rs 124, up 3%, gaining 22% in the past two weeks after Q3 net profit almost doubled to Rs 120 crore.
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US-China talks to resolve trade war will resume in Washington today

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:29
The talks are aimed at 'achieving needed structural changes in China that affect trade between the United States and China'
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Flipkart mobile bonanza sale: Deals on Samsung, Apple, Xiaomi, Asus & more

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:26
The Flipkart mobile bonanza sale is currently live and would continue until February 23. Find out the best deals on smartphones from Samsung, Apple, Xiaomi, Asus, and others
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Australia's central bank sounds alarm on housing slide, rate cut in play

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:23
Australia's central bank sees "significant uncertainties" on the economic outlook as the country's once high-flying property market nosedives, a major reason rate cuts might be back on the table.
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Australia's ANZ to boost investor lending as mortgage book shrinks

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:21
Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd pledged on Tuesday to lend more to investors as it reported the lowest annualised growth rate in mortgage lending in more than two years due to "overly conservative" settings.
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Valuations attractive: JP Morgan paints rosy outlook for emerging markets

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:15
Both the US and China want a trade deal, and that would bring relief to the assets, including those in China
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Honda to shut UK car plant in 2022 with the loss of 3,500 jobs

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:14
Japanese car maker Honda is set to announce it's closing its only British car plant in 2022 with the loss of 3,500 jobs, a lawmaker told Reuters, in the latest blow to the UK car industry as Brexit approaches.
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