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Coverage: Fed announces October deadline

The minutes of the Federal Reserve Board’s last meeting outlined the plan to end its historic bond buying in October. While not unexpected, it does indicate that despite some recent setbacks, officials feel the...

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Coverage: Moving to avoid U.S. taxes

Ever since there have been taxes, people have been moving to avoid them. And while companies have been doing the same, it seems that more U.S. corporations are considering relocating. Bernie Becker reported for...

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Coverage: What comes after 17,000?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 17,000 for the first time ever as jobs numbers last week were better than expected. But why should investors be so optimistic? Bloomberg’s Oliver Renick had a fairly...

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Coverage: The Bitcoin auction

Always on the lookout for how to make money, hedge funds and venture capitalists are known for being ahead of the curve. Tim Draper, who runs a venture capital fund, is betting that bitcoins...

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Coverage: U.S. economy falters

The U.S. economy lost the most since the end of the recession, indicating that optimism might be premature. Jonathan House wrote for The Wall Street Journal that the gross domestic product sank to a five-year low:...