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Receding trade fears propel stocks to six-month peak

The U.S. dollar rebounded and world shares hit a six-month high on Friday after China's moves to boost domestic consumption bolstered a rally driven by investor bets that the latest U.S.-China trade dispute was unlikely to dent global growth.

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White House optimistic on China trade; no date for more talks

The United States is optimistic about finding a way forward in its trade dispute with China, but it does not have a date scheduled for further talks as it assesses Beijing's response to the latest round of tariffs, a senior White House official said on Friday.

Lehman Brothers workers share memories 10 years after the fall

Ex-employees of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc met at Irish pubs near their former office in Midtown Manhattan on Thursday night to reminisce 10 years after the bank's collapse, in gatherings with the atmosphere of high school reunions despite marking the largest failure of the financial crisis.

Markets

FTSE 100 » 7,490.23 +1.67%
Euro Stox » 1,505.60 +0.58%
S&P » 2,929.67 -0.04%
Nikkei 225 » 23,869.93 +0.82%
GB 10YR
+1.548
-0.006
DE 10YR
+0.461
+0.001
JP 10YR
+0.129
-0.002
EUR / USD » 1.1748 +0.00%
EUR / GBP » 0.8982 -0.01%
EUR / JPY » 132.2500 +0.00%

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