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Greece, lenders clinch bailout deal after marathon talks

Tue Aug 11, 2015 3:15am EDT
Greece and its international lenders clinched a multi-billion-euro bailout agreement on Tuesday after marathon talks through the night, officials said, raising hopes aid can be disbursed in time for a major debt repayment falling due in days. More

Greece and lenders in final push to seal new bailout

Mon Aug 10, 2015 5:34pm EDT
Greece is hoping to wrap up the deal for 86 billion euros ($94 billion) in fresh loans by Tuesday so it can get parliamentary and other approvals for aid to flow by Aug. 20, when a debt repayment to the ECB is due. More

Fed ‘close’ to hiking rates, economy near normal: Lockhart

Mon Aug 10, 2015 2:54pm EDT
Economic conditions in the United States have largely returned to normal and a Federal Reserve decision to raise interest rates should come soon, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said on Monday. More

Euro zone yields fall as oil hits new lows after U.S. jobs data

Fri Aug 7, 2015 10:45am EDT
Euro zone bond yields fell on Friday as oil prices hit a new six-month low shortly after solid U.S. jobs data kept the door open to a Federal Reserve interest rate hike in September and pushed the dollar higher. More

Stocks fall, bonds rally after U.S. jobs data

Fri Aug 7, 2015 4:29pm EDT
Wall Street stock prices fell and U.S. bond prices rose on Friday after the monthly U.S. employment data came close enough to forecast to stoke bets the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade perhaps as early as September. More