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Bitcoin 2.0 Shows Technology Evolving Beyond Use as Money

Bitcoin isn’t just for buying and selling cupcakes and cameras anymore.<p>A crop of entrepreneurs, backed by investors such as Andreessen Horowitz and …

Housing recovery gains steam as building approvals soar

Building approvals have jumped to their highest monthly growth in more than a decade, with strong rises for both detached houses and apartments, as …

China Property Trust Defaults Forecast as Risks Flagged

China’s property trusts, grappling with repayments equivalent to the size of Puerto Rico’s economy, face rising default risks as a former central …

The Emerging Markets Saw Their 15th Straight Week Of Investor Outflows And It Was A Monster

Emerging market funds just saw their 15th straight week of outflows, to the tune of $6.36 billion, according to Morgan Stanley.<p>That's the biggest exodus since August 2011, and it's the fifth largest in history. And combined with last week's $6.33 billion figure, the largest two-week outflow since …

Hong Kong Home Prices to Drop as Barclays Joins UBS, Merrill

Barclays Plc joined UBS AG and Bank of America Corp. in forecasting a Hong Kong property slump, predicting home prices will fall at least 30 percent …

Hong Kong’s Missing Workers Signal Danger for Aging City

Hong Kong restaurant owner Hudson Chang says he can’t lower the bar much further for hiring staff.<p>He warns his employees repeatedly about sending …

Unlike America, China Is Embracing Bold Reform

The contrast of the past week has been telling. In the U.S., you’ve had the yawn-fest otherwise known as the debt ceiling debate. All too predictably, the Republicans caved because their politicians will be up for re-election soon enough whereas Obama won’t be (he can only serve two terms). It …

Processed Meat Reduces Male Fertility

Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health have found that men who eat at least half a portion of processed meat a day—including bacon, hamburgers, sausage, and hot dogs—corrupt the size and shape of their sperm cells and reduce their fertility.<p>Scientists are not sure why this occurs, but …

Federal Debt Crisis? It's Over (And Overblown), So Stay With Stocks

<i>The Wall Street Journal</i> placed a large, misleading graph on page 1 last Thursday (Oct 16). In “Congress Strikes a Debt Deal,” the graph highlighted the 20-year, fourfold increase in U.S. government debt and the historically large growth over the past four years. While the numbers are correct, the …

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How Neil Woodford made you a fortune

Neil Woodford, Britain's most celebrated fund manager, turned £1,000 investment into £23,000. We explain how he did it.<p>The man trusted by legions of private investors to look after their money is quitting his job. Neil Woodford of Invesco Perpetual will leave the company in six months' time to …

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Why this housing boom is different

Banks, property developers and home owners will likely receive two pieces of good news on Tuesday: the first is that the 2013 housing boom has well …

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Billionaire Prem Watsa Says There's No Right Answer in Investing<p>Prem Watsa, the billionaire CEO of Fairfax Financial Holdings Inc., discusses his …

Help to Buy users could get 'overexposed', warns top Bank official

British households risk becoming “overextended” as a result of the Government’s controversial Help to Buy scheme, according to the incoming Deputy Governor of the Bank of England.<p>Sir Jon Cunliffe, who is set to join the Bank of England as its most senior official with responsibility for financial …

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