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'Fiscal Cliff' worries may drive tax selling

'Fiscal Cliff' worries may drive tax selling

December 8, 2012 2:32 am

NEW YORK: Investors typically sell stocks to cut their losses at year end. But worries about the “fiscal cliff” – and the possibility of higher taxes in 2013 – may act as the greatest incentive to sell both winners and losers by December 31.The $600 billion of automatic tax increases and spending cuts scheduled for...
 
 
RIM outlines programme for enterprise clients to adopt BB10

RIM outlines programme for enterprise clients to adopt BB10

December 6, 2012 8:47 pm

TORONTO: Research In Motion outlined a...
Pakistan stocks hit third straight record high, rupee rises

Pakistan stocks hit third straight record high, rupee rises

December 6, 2012 2:40 pm

KARACHI: Pakistani stocks on Thursday hit...

Citigroup set to cut jobs worldwide including Pakistan

Citigroup set to cut jobs worldwide including Pakistan

December 6, 2012 12:18 pm

NEW YORK: Citigroup Inc (C.N) said...
Samsung files redacted copy of Apple-HTC deal in U.S. court

Samsung files redacted copy of Apple-HTC deal in U.S. court

December 6, 2012 12:09 pm

CALIFORNIA: Lawyers for Samsung Electronics Co...

Fiat to launch Jeep in India in third quarter of 2013

Fiat to launch Jeep in India in third quarter of 2013

December 6, 2012 11:25 am

MUMBAI: Fiat SpA and its US...
Record Greek jobless rate highest in euro zone in September

Record Greek jobless rate highest in euro zone in September

December 6, 2012 10:52 am

ATHENS: Unemployment in Greece climbed to...

Bend it like Samsung: new Galaxy phone may have unbreakable screen

Bend it like Samsung: new Galaxy phone may have unbreakable screen

December 6, 2012 10:35 am

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics the world's leading...
HSBC might pay $1.8 bln money laundering fine

HSBC might pay $1.8 bln money laundering fine

December 6, 2012 7:57 am

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON: HSBC Holdings Plc might...
 
Standard Chartered sees $330 mln settlement on Iran, denting profits

Standard Chartered sees $330 mln settlement on Iran, denting profits

December 6, 2012 7:53 am

HONG KONG: Standard Chartered expects to...
Asia shares edge off highs made on Obama's fiscal deal hopes

Asia shares edge off highs made on Obama's fiscal deal hopes

December 6, 2012 7:45 am

TOKYO: Asian shares paused after hitting...

China Southern seals $1.9 billion deal to buy 10 Airbus planes

China Southern seals $1.9 billion deal to buy 10 Airbus planes

December 5, 2012 10:33 am

HONG KONG: China Southern Airlines Co...
European shares rise on China hopes, euro hits seven week high

European shares rise on China hopes, euro hits seven week high

December 5, 2012 10:12 am

LONDON: The euro hit a seven-week...

SBP and Bank of Korea sign accord to boost cooperation

SBP and Bank of Korea sign accord to boost cooperation

December 5, 2012 7:48 am

Web DeskKARACHI: Governor State Bank of...
Samsung promotes son and heir closer to top job

Samsung promotes son and heir closer to top job

December 5, 2012 7:43 am

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co pushed the...

Yahoo acquires video chat startup company

Yahoo acquires video chat startup company

December 5, 2012 6:56 am

SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo Inc said it...
US Fed to launch fresh bond buying to help economy

US Fed to launch fresh bond buying to help economy

December 5, 2012 6:41 am

WASHINGTON: The Federal Reserve is set...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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