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Reuters - Before The Bell: EU banks face fines if they fall short on capital

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LATEST NEWS Stock futures higher after Apple results NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures rose on Wednesday as continued strong earnings, including from Apple Inc , underscored the growing sense that companies were faring well despite the recent soft patch in the economy. | Full Article Apple shares surge on stellar results; earnings targets July 20, 2011 07:47 AM ET (Reuters) - Apple shares surged 5 percent in pre-market trading on Wednesday, a day after the company posted stellar results even by its own lofty standards, prompting several analysts to raise their earnings targets for the iPhone maker. | Full Article China urges U.S. to boost confidence in debt, dollar July 20, 2011 07:37 AM ET BEIJING (Reuters) - China pressed the United States to take "responsible" measures to boost market confidence in the dollar and U.S. government debt on Wednesday, underscoring investor worries that Washington could default on its

Reuters - Before The Bell: Stock futures rebound from selloff, earnings awaited

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LATEST NEWS Stock futures rebound from selloff, earnings awaited NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures rose on Tuesday, indicating a rebound from a selloff in the previous session as strong results from IBM encouraged investors worried about macroeconomic uncertainties. | Full Article BofA posts second-quarter loss on mortgage settlement July 19, 2011 07:28 AM ET CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp posted a second-quarter net loss after an $8.5 billion settlement with mortgage bond investors. | Full Article Goldman investors seek answers beyond dreary second-quarter July 19, 2011 05:53 AM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Goldman Sachs Group Inc reports second-quarter earnings on Tuesday, investors will be keen to hear how the largest U.S. investment bank plans to make up for fast-fading fixed-income trading revenue. | Full Article Special report: Banks continue robo-signing July 19, 2011 07:22 AM ET

Stock index futures point to gains for Wall Street: Reuters - Before The Bell

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LATEST NEWS Stock index futures point to gains for Wall Street NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures pointed to gains for Wall Street on Friday, after shares closed off session lows in the previous day, with futures for the S&P 500, Dow Jones futures and Nasdaq futures all up by around 0.5 percent by 0836 GMT. | Full Article Exclusive: Banks discuss new Greek rollover plan June 24, 2011 07:33 AM ET LONDON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European banks and finance officials are discussing a proposal to replace existing Greek debt with a different type of bond to get around ratings agencies' reservations about a planned rollover, two senior European banking sources said on Friday. | Full Article EU appoints Draghi to ECB June 24, 2011 07:51 AM ET BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU leaders appointed Italy's Mario Draghi as the next president of the European Central Bank on Friday but it was unclear whether another Italian on the ECB's Exe

Financial & Forex Info | Reuters Before The Bell: Stock futures jump after Sarkozy comments on Greece

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LATEST NEWS Stock futures jump after Sarkozy comments on Greece NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures rose sharply on Friday after French President Nicolas Sarkozy hinted at a deal to resolve the Greek debt crisis that has hampered equities and worried investors over a possible credit dry-up. | Full Article SEC could file civil fraud charges against some raters June 17, 2011 07:46 AM ET BANGALORE (Reuters) - U.S. regulators could file civil fraud charges against some credit-rating agencies for their role in developing mortgage-bond deals that helped bring about the financial crisis, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. | Full Article Capital One to buy ING's U.S. online bank for $9 billion June 17, 2011 06:13 AM ET AMSTERDAM/CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (Reuters) - Capital One Financial Corp plans to buy ING Groep NV's U.S. online bank for $9 billion in cash and stock, freeing th