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Wrong man for the job: Donald Trump has made a mistake with this choice

Wrong man for the job: Donald Trump has made a mistake with this choice

Once again, the President has shown he favours loyalty and ideology over expertise and judgement.

  • by Noah Smith

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'Driving desire': Pinterest files for IPO
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'Driving desire': Pinterest files for IPO

Scrapbooking site Pinterest is joining the red-hot technology IPO market

  • by Rachel Lerman and Barbara Ortutay
'It is freaking the stock market': Wall Street plunges as recession fears grow
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'It is freaking the stock market': Wall Street plunges as recession fears grow

Wall Street has dived after a closely watched economic measure warned that sluggish global growth could tip the United States toward recession.

  • by Thomas Heath
ASX advances on dovish Fed
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ASX advances on dovish Fed

Australian shares closed a mixed week higher, as a firm rebound on the final day of trading offset a nervous start to the week. 

  • by William McInnes
Wall Street rises as Apple, tech shares climb
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Wall Street rises as Apple, tech shares climb

An Apple-led tech rally has pushed Wall Street higher as jitters over the Federal Reserve's forecast of an economic slowdown were calmed by upbeat economic data.

  • by Stephen Culp
8@eight: ASX set to jump as Wall Street bounces back
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8@eight: ASX set to jump as Wall Street bounces back

What happened overnight and what's ahead for the ASX.

  • by Kyle Rodda
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ASX rallies late in volatile session
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ASX rallies late in volatile session

A rally in late trade saw the Australian sharemarket close slightly higher on Thursday.

  • by William McInnes
Why Australia's top super fund buys stocks as others run for the exit
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Why Australia's top super fund buys stocks as others run for the exit

We might see market jitters about global growth, but it will all work out in the long run, bets Australia's best-performing superannuation fund.

  • by Matthew Burgess
Wall Street's Fed-inspired rally peters out
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Wall Street's Fed-inspired rally peters out

The S&P 500 and the Dow have ended lower as interest rate-sensitive financial stocks dragged down the indexes after the US Federal Reserve affirmed a dovish monetary policy stance.

  • by Stephen Culp
8@eight: Wall Street seesaws
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8@eight: Wall Street seesaws

What happened overnight and what's ahead for the ASX.

  • by Kyle Rodda
Markets are on edge as US trade talks with China hit a rough patch
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Markets are on edge as US trade talks with China hit a rough patch

The US market had largely priced in a successful outcome from the trade negotiations between the US and China. Now it's not so sure.

  • by Stephen Bartholomeusz