Russian homebuilder PIK says new sales contracts jump in Q4

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 03:32
MOSCOW, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Russian homebuilder PIK Group said on Friday new sales jumped 26.5 percent in the fourth quarter, when the rouble's slide prompted consumers to seek ways of protecting...
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Russia c.bank conducts no forex market interventions on Jan 21

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 03:18
MOSCOW, Jan 23 (Reuters) - The Russian central bank said on Friday it had conducted no interventions on the foreign exchange market on Jan. 21.
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China shares rise, but post first weekly loss since early Nov

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 03:10
SHANGHAI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - China shares rose slightly on Friday, bolstered by the European Central Bank's massive monetary stimulus programme and rising expectations of more economic support...
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Russian rouble 1 pct stronger vs dollar at market opening

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 03:06
MOSCOW, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Russia's rouble strengthened by around 1 percent against the dollar at market opening on Friday and made gains against the euro, helped by a slight bounce in global oil...
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Malaysia's Cagamas to seek new investors for first non-ringgit sukuk

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 02:26
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Malaysia's Cagamas Bhd will target new investors across the Middle East and Europe for its first foreign currency sukuk this year.
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UBS says did not suffer trading losses after SNB move

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 02:22
ZURICH, Jan 23 (Reuters) - UBS said on Friday it did not suffer any overall losses in its trading business after the Swiss National Bank's (SNB) decision last week to abandon its three-year-old cap...
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S.Korean shares touch 4-week high on ECB; won pares gain on intervention

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 02:13
SEOUL, Jan 23 (Reuters) - South Korean shares rallied to a 4-week closing high on Friday as investors cheered a massive bond-buying stimulus programme unveiled by the European Central Bank (ECB).
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Keppel Corp offers to privatise Keppel Land unit in $2.7 bln deal

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 02:05
SINGAPORE, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Singapore conglomerate Keppel Corporation Ltd on Friday offered as much as S$3.6 billion ($2.7 billion) to take over the shares in subsidiary Keppel Land Ltd that it...
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China's Ping An Insurance buys $490 mln London office property

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:46
SHANGHAI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Ping An Insurance Group Co of China Ltd , China's second-largest insurer by market capitalisation, has bought London office property Tower Place for 327 million pounds...
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Hutchison looks to bring in minority partners for Telefonica's UK unit deal

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:45
HONG KONG, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Hutchison Whampoa Ltd group finance director Frank Sixt said on Friday the company is in talks with private equity firms among others to offer a minority stake in its...
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Australia shares hit 10-week high as ECB stimulus pleases investors

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:41
SYDNEY, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Australian shares jumped to a 10-week high on Friday as investors cheered a larger than expected economic stimulus package from the European Central Bank, which added to...
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SE Asia Stocks - Up on ECB stimulus; Indonesia at record high

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:24
BANGKOK, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Friday as a larger-than-expected bond buying decision of the European Central Bank lifted sentiment in risk assets, and helped...
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Obama's top economic adviser seeks tighter broker regulations -Bloomberg

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:14
Jan 23 (Reuters) - A top economic adviser of U.S. President Barack Obama has called for tighter regulations on Wall Street brokers, saying abusive trading practices were costing billions of dollars...
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Winklevoss twins aim to take Bitcoin mainstream with a regulated exchange - NYT

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 01:06
Jan 23 (Reuters) - Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are trying to firm up support by creating the first regulated Bitcoin exchange in the United States, dubbing it the "Nasdaq of Bitcoin", the New York...
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China, Hong Kong stocks extend gains on policy optimism

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 00:56
SHANGHAI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - China and Hong Kong shares were firmer by midday on Friday, propped up by rising expectations the Chinese central bank will move to ease liquidity to support the flagging...
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China money rates rise in week, but gains capped by c.bank injections

Real Estate News - Fri, 2015-01-23 00:46
By Lu Jianxin and Pete Sweeney SHANGHAI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - China's money rates rose this week, driven by seasonal demand including calls ahead of a long holiday, but cash injections by China's...
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China's bad debt ratio rises to five-year high in 2014

Real Estate News - Thu, 2015-01-22 23:21
BEIJING, Jan 23 (Reuters) - The bad debt ratio of Chinese banks climbed to 1.6 percent as of the end of 2014, government data showed on Friday, a level not seen since the global financial crisis and...
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Australia shares hit 10-week high, ECB stimulus buoys demand

Real Estate News - Thu, 2015-01-22 22:27
* Saudi king death may mean oil rout reprieve (Adds analysis, quotes, stocks on the move)
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S.Korean shares climb to 4-week high on ECB stimulus; won firmer

Real Estate News - Thu, 2015-01-22 22:26
* Equities rally as ECB embarks on massive bond-buying programme * Won firmer as dollar strength offset by foreign capital inflows By Joonhee Yu SEOUL, Jan 23 (Reuters) - South Korean shares powered...
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UPDATE 1-Analyst-turned-fund manager basks in Xiaomi glow

Real Estate News - Thu, 2015-01-22 22:13
HONG KONG, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Richard Ji, whose little-known fund was the biggest investor in leading Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc's $1.1 billion fundraising last month, is a numbers man...
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