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LONDON - Star British fund manager Neil Woodford sold his fund's stake in HSBC last month, citing concerns about the impact of potential fines from several industry-wide investigations on the banking group.
LONDON - British cigarette maker Imperial Tobacco has closed loans of about $13 billion (7.82 billion pounds) to back its acquisition of selected brands and assets from Reynolds American Inc , the lead banks said on Monday.
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- Gold: PRECIOUS-Palladium hits 13-1/2 year high of $910/oz on Ukraine worries
- Oil Report: UPDATE 6-Oil prices dip on faltering demand but Libya chaos threatens output
- British Pound Report: Euro drops back to 2-week lows vs sterling on Ukraine news
- US Dollar Report: FOREX-Euro stuck near lows, hurt by ECB easing prospects and Ukraine