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U.S. restricts exports to Chinese semiconductor firm By Reuters

© Reuters. U.S. restricts exports to Chinese semiconductor firm WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday said it has restricted U.S. exports to Chinese semiconductor maker Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co Ltd, citing a “significant risk” that its new memory chip capacity will threaten the viability of American suppliers of chips for military systems. In a press release, ...

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Pot firm Curaleaf shares fall on debut after record equity raise By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A woman smokes a joint on the day Canada legalized recreational marijuana By Nichola Saminather and John Tilak TORONTO (Reuters) – U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc (CD:) opened lower in its trading debut in Toronto on Monday after amassing $400 million in the biggest equity raising in Canada’s marijuana industry. Curaleaf opened at C$8.70 on ...

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Futures slightly higher ahead of inflation data By Reuters

© Reuters. Futures slightly higher ahead of inflation data By Shreyashi Sanyal (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Monday, ahead of inflation data that will help gauge the likelihood of higher borrowing costs, one of the factors behind the selloff in recent weeks that sent the S&P to its lowest since May on Friday. A brutal selloff ...

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Brazilian ETFs listed in Europe jump after Bolsonaro wins election By Reuters

© Reuters. Brazilian ETFs listed in Europe jump after Bolsonaro wins election LONDON (Reuters) – Brazilian exchange-traded funds (ETFs) listed in Europe surged on Monday after Jair Bolsonaro emerged victorious in Brazil’s presidential election on Sunday. Shares in the Germany-Listed ishares MSCI Brazil ETF rose 6.4 percent while the London-Listed iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (L:) leapt 6.8 percent after Bolsonaro’s ...

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Germany’s ProSieben buys U.S. online dating site eharmony By Reuters

© Reuters. File photo shows the logo of Germany’s biggest commercial broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG in Unterfoehring FRANKFURT/MUNICH (Reuters) – Germany’s ProSiebenSat.1 Media said on Monday it had bought U.S. online dating site eharmony, in the first significant deal since it carved out a new e-commerce joint venture with General Atlantic. The acquisition of eharmony, which was founded in 2000 ...

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