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>>   Africa
Workers at Kenya's main port strike over higher health costs 
Reuters Africa - 14 Hours ago
MOMBASA, July 1 (Reuters) - More than 2,000 workers at East Africa's biggest port in Kenya's coastal city Mombasa went on strike on Wednesday protesting an increase in the amount they will have to pay     Add Comment

Local hero begs tourists to forgive Tunisia 
CNN - 14 Hours ago
Story highlights Abdul Ali Ladhari worked on the beach in Tunisia where a gunman massacred tourists Ladhari says the killer told him that he was only targeting Europeans A man died in the Tunisian's arms,     Add Comment

Islamist Blitz in Sinai Kills 50 as Egypt Sends Fighter Jets 
Bloomberg - 14 Hours ago
Islamists in Sinai killed at least 50 members of Egypt’s security forces and the army deployed F16 fighters and Apache helicopters to pursue them, as authorities struggle to suppress a growing militant     Add Comment

Couple from Leeds among Tunisia dead 
BBC - 14 Hours ago
A rail worker and his wife were among the British tourists killed by a gunman in Tunisia, the Foreign Office has confirmed. Christopher and Sharon Bell, from Killingbeck in Leeds, have been described     Add Comment
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>>   China
Thousands attend HK democracy rally 
BBC - 14 Hours ago
Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong have attended a pro-democracy rally to mark 18 years since Britain handed the territory back to China. Organisers say that as many as 48,000 people took part     Add Comment

Why Hong Kong demonstration lacked fervor of recent years 
Christian Science Monitor - 14 Hours ago
There weren't as many protesters at the annual event marking the handing over of Hong Kong by the British to the Chinese on Wednesday. Protesters carry Hong Kong colonial flags during a march in Hong     Add Comment

UPDATE 1-China's stock exchanges to lower transaction fees as markets slump 
Reuters UK - 14 Hours ago
(Adds details, changes sourcing) HONG KONG, July 1 (Reuters) - China's two major stock exchanges plan to lower securities transaction fees by 30 percent from August, as part of the government's attempt
China's stock exchanges to lower transaction fees as markets slump Yahoo! Finance
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China joins OECD Development Centre 
CHINAdaily.com.cn - 14 Hours ago
PARIS - China on Wednesday officially joined the Development Centre of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's historic visit to the OECD headquarters     Add Comment
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>>   France
UPDATE 3-France wants Greek deal now, warns of euro zone break-up risk 
CNBC - 14 Hours ago
* Hollande warns of risk that euro zone will break up * Germany insists no more negotiations before referendum * Berlin plays down suggestion of policy rift with Paris (Updates
France wants Greek deal now, warns of euro zone break-up risk Yahoo! India
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Ceremony in France marks 99th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme 
Bloomberg - 14 Hours ago
A tribute to Newfoundlanders who fought during the First World War BEAUMONT-HAMEL, France, July 1, 2015 /CNW/ - On the occasion of the 99th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, Canadian and French     Add Comment

Wonkblog: Kissing friends on the cheek in France is more complicated than you think 
Washington Post - 14 Hours ago
Kissing a friend on the cheek when you meet is obviously very French, but did you know that the way you do it says a lot about France's different regions? This beautiful map, created by cartographer
Kissing friends on the cheek in France is more complicated than you think Washington Post
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'British Schindler' Winton dies 
BBC - 14 Hours ago
Sir Nicholas Winton, who organised rescue of 669 children destined for Nazi concentration camps, dies aged 106 This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly.
Ex-NOTW deputy cleared of hacking BBC
Report backs third Heathrow runway Reuters UK
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>>   International development
Amid funding shortfalls, UN agency to make food aid cuts to Syrian refugees 
Bloomberg - 14 Hours ago
A severe lack of funding is forcing the United Nations to implement deeper cuts in food assistance to vulnerable Syrian refugees across Lebanon and Jordan, the Organization has confirmed. According to     Add Comment

U.N. slashes food aid to Syrian refugees 
Washington Post - 15 Hours ago
By , BEIRUT — The United Nations said Wednesday that it is slashing food aid to needy Syrians because of funding shortfalls that are already deepening the suffering of millions of refugees from the     Add Comment

'Protect children from welfare cuts' 
BBC - 15 Hours ago
Children and their families should be "protected from welfare cuts" - which have contributed to child poverty - the four UK children's commissioners say. The commissioners for England, Wales, Scotland
Benefit cuts 'risk child poverty rise' BBC
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Child poverty definition is changed 
BBC - 16 Hours ago
Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith has announced a new way of measuring child poverty. Mr Duncan Smith said the new system would focus attention on the "root causes" of poverty not the symptoms     Add Comment
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>>   Oil & gas
UPDATE 6-Oil falls below $63 as U.S. stocks rise, OPEC "floods market" 
Reuters India - 14 Hours ago
* U.S. crude stocks rise unexpectedly * Greece misses 1.6-billion-euro IMF loan repayment * OPEC output rises to three-year high * Iran, West nuclear deal seen drawing closer (Updates prices,
Oil falls below $63 as U.S. stocks rise, OPEC "floods market" Sharenet
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FourPoint Energy to Acquire Western Anadarko Assets from Chesapeake Exploration  
Reuters - 14 Hours ago
PR Newswire DENVER, July 1, 2015 DENVER George Solich The acquisition will be funded by $619 million Kamil Tazi Pro forma for the acquisition and prior to customary post-closing adjustments,
FourPoint Energy to Acquire Western Anadarko Assets from.. ADVFN Australia
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Russia's big gas plan hit a setback 
Business Insider Australia - 14 Hours ago
Russia’s big plan to build the Turkish Stream might have hit a snag as Russia and Turkey can’t agree on gas prices. Russia’s Gazprom and Turkey’s BOTAS had a six-month period to agree on the prices
Russia’s big gas plan hit a setback BusinessInsider.co.id
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UPDATE 6-Oil falls below $63 as U.S. stocks rise, OPEC "floods market" 
Reuters Africa - 14 Hours ago
* Greece misses 1.6 billion euro IMF loan repayment * OPEC, U.S. output rises to multi-year highs * Iran, West nuclear deal seen drawing closer * API says U.S. crude stocks rise; EIA
UPDATE 5-Oil below $63 as Greece defaults, OPEC "floods market" Reuters Africa
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>>   Fed watch
Fed's Brainard says Fed examining possible drop in market liquidity 
Reuters - 16 Hours ago
WASHINGTON, July 1 Brainard, speaking at a financial conference in Austria, said events like the sharp swing in U.S. bond prices last October and earlier this year in the market for German bonds added
Fed's Lael Brainard says Fed examining possible drop in market liquidity Economic Times
Fed's Brainard: Central Bank Examining Possible Drop in Bond Market Liquidity NewsMax.com
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The Federal Reserve Needs To Set A New Course 
Forbes.com - 16 Hours ago
ONE OF THE KEY  economic challenges for the next U.S. President will be to set a new course for the Federal Reserve. That’s a vital step in breaking out of the 2.2% “new normal” and achieving the 4% GDP
New Course For The Federal Reserve Forbes.com
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Bullard Sees U.S. Sheltered From Greek Crisis, September in Play 
La Repubblica - 7/1/2015
(Bloomberg) -- A September interest rate rise is still “very much in play,” according to Federal Reserve of St. Louis President James Bullard, who said the U.S. will gain from any investor flight to safety
Fed's Bullard Sees US Sheltered From Greek Crisis NewsMax.com
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Little evidence of liquidity strain: Fed's Brainard 
Herald Sun - 15 Hours ago
Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard on Wednesday pushed back against industry complaints that post-crisis reforms to financial regulation are reducing market liquidity -- the ability to buy and sell
Fed's Brainard Sees Little Evidence of Strains in Market Liquidity Nasdaq
Fed''s Brainard Sees Little Evidence of Strains in Market Liquidity Nasdaq
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>>   Fixed income
Environmentally friendly green bonds' growth spurt pauses 
Reuters UK - 14 Hours ago
NEW YORK, July 1 Issuance of green bonds for financing low-carbon transport and other environmentally friendly projects has flattened after tripling last year, with some companies seeing little price     Add Comment

Environmentally friendly green bonds' growth spurt pauses 
Reuters - 15 Hours ago
NEW YORK, July 1 Deals for green bonds, including the first by issuers in India, totaled $18.22 billion in the six months through June, data from the non-profit Climate Bond Initiative showed on Wednesday.     Add Comment

Floating-Rate Bonds See Busiest June Since 2012 on Safety Demand 
Bloomberg - 15 Hours ago
Floating-rate corporate-bond sales had their busiest June since 2012 as investors sought assets that are insulated against rising borrowing costs. Companies including financial firms issued 18 billion     Add Comment

Russia's TCS Group says buys back $48 mln worth of bonds 
Reuters - 14 Hours ago
Russian consumer credit firm TCS Group said on Wednesday that Tinkoff Bank, one of its businesses, had bought back around $48 million in bonds at market terms. The bonds were set to mature in September     Add Comment
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>>   Derivatives
First Week of August 21st Options Trading For Henry Schein (HSIC) 
Forbes.com - 14 Hours ago
Investors in Henry Schein, Inc. ( NASD: HSIC ) saw new options become available this week, for the August 21st expiration. At Stock Options Channel , our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the
First Week of August 21st Options Trading For HDFC Bank (HDB) Forbes.com
Interesting EQIX Put And Call Options For August 21st Forbes.com
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U.S. CRUDE ACCELERATES LOSSES, DOWN 2.7 PCT TO BELOW $58 A BARREL, AFTER U.S. STOCKPILE  
CNBC - 15 Hours ago
U.S. CRUDE ACCELERATES LOSSES, DOWN 2.7 PCT TO BELOW $58 A BARREL, AFTER U.S. STOCKPILE BUILD
OIL FUTURES EXTEND LOSSES AFTER EIA DATA SHOWS U.S. CRUDE BUILD FOR LAST WEEK VS  Yahoo! Maktoob News
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OIL FUTURES EXTEND LOSSES AFTER EIA DATA SHOWS U.S. CRUDE BUILD FOR LAST WEEK VS  
CNBC - 15 Hours ago
OIL FUTURES EXTEND LOSSES AFTER EIA DATA SHOWS U.S. CRUDE BUILD FOR LAST WEEK VS EXPECTATIONS FOR DRAW    Add Comment

Nestlé and the National Education Association Healthy Futures Expand Nutrition Education  
Reuters - 16 Hours ago
PR Newswire GLENDALE, Calif., July 1, 2015 GLENDALE, Calif. The new family guide entitled "Take Healthy Steps for Healthy Lives Together" and aimed at school children in grades K-6, will be introduced     Add Comment
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>>   Corporate finance
Disney’s New CFO Is Its Highest-ranking Woman Ever 
Time - 16 Hours ago
Holly Brobst—The Walt Disney Company Christine McCarthy The company is sure to earn plaudits for the move When Disney’s Christine McCarthy was promoted this week to chief financial officer, she didn’t     Add Comment

Sunrun Announces Pricing of its First Securitization of Residential Distributed  
Reuters - 16 Hours ago
PR Newswire SAN FRANCISCO, July 1, 2015 SAN FRANCISCO The Notes will consist of two classes – $100,000,000 The Notes have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as
Sunrun joins SolarCity in securitizing rooftop PV assets RechargeNews.com
Sunrun joins SolarCity in offering securitized solar RechargeNews.com
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Comstock Resources announces divestiture of Burleson County Properties 
Reuters UK - 16 Hours ago
Comstock Resources Inc:Announces divestiture of Burleson County Properties.Says deal for a sale price of about $115.0 million.Says currently intends to continue to add additional hedges as opportunities
Comstock Resources Inc announces divestiture of Burleson County Properties Reuters
REG-Comstock Resources, Inc. Announces Divestiture of Burleson County Properties Reuters
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Quantum Technologies Signs Definitive Agreements for $2.0 Million Private Placement  
Bloomberg - 16 Hours ago
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360 Security Surpasses 200 Million International Users Milestone Bloomberg
Acura Pharmaceuticals to Raise Approximately $7.6 Million From Institutional Healthcare  Bloomberg
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>>   Venture Capital
Kinnevik leads financing round in Global Fashion Group and agrees to contribute  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Boston Globe - 23 Hours ago
Investment AB Kinnevik (publ) ("Kinnevik") today announced that it is leading a EUR 150m internal financing round in Global Fashion Group ("GFG"). Kinnevik will invest its pro rata share of the financing     Add Comment

BRIEF-Rocket Internet participates in financing round of Global Fashion Group 
Reuters - 22 Hours ago
July 1 * Announced that it is participating in a 150 million euros ($167 million) internal financing round in Global Fashion Group ("GFG") * Will invest its pro rata share of financing round amounting     Add Comment

REG-Kinnevik leads financing round in Global Fashion Group and agrees to contribute  
Reuters - 23 Hours ago
Investment AB Kinnevik (publ) ("Kinnevik") today announced that it is leading a EUR 150m internal financing round in Global Fashion Group ("GFG"). Kinnevik will invest its pro rata share of the financing     Add Comment

[Start-up Seoul] Startup Grind helps venture firms learn from others’ mistakes 
Korea Herald - 18 Hours ago
Start-up Seoul is a new series featuring players in Korea’s emerging tech start-up scene. This is the first installment. ? Ed. When Korean-American Joon Oh was making his way from Samsung salaryman to
Startup Grind helps venture firms learn from others’ mistakes Korea Herald
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