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SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei hit a 27-year high on Friday, taking heart from a boost for the dollar after the Federal Reserve chairman...

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Gold falls as investors turn to dollar for safety amid trade...

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Gold gains as dollar dips on soft U.S. data

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Oil prices claw back on supply concerns though but demand worries...

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MPs head back to Westminster for ‘prolonged panto season’ as Brexit...

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Melrose plots wider GKN break-up with £350m OHP sale

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