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Sprint cuts rates, CEO says more new plans to come

By Marina Lopes and Carey Gillam OVERLAND PARK Kan./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Sprint Corp on Monday unveiled a new pricing plan that offers customers 20 gigabytes of data and up to 10 lines for $ 100, doubling its data offerings, the … Continue reading

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U.S. to review rates for telecom special access lines

The services are highly lucrative for large carriers, such as Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc . The FCC has now received approval from the Office of Management and Budget to begin collecting information from providers and some purchasers of … Continue reading

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Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate’s Recent Material Equity Offering And Its Impact On NAV

By Scott Kennedy: Focus of Article: The focus of this article is to provide an update to Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp.’s (NASDAQ:FSFR) net asset value (‘NAV’) per share to incorporate the recent offering of 22.8 million shares of … Continue reading

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ECB keeps rates at record lows

Central bank has decided to keep its main refinancing rate at 0.15% despite news that the Italian economy has fallen back into recession Asia homepage

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India holds rates in inflation fight

Raghuram Rajan, RBI governor, ignores calls from business leaders for quick easing of policy as he focuses on disinflating the economy Asia homepage

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FX Rates, Contrarian Investment And The Misleading Concept Called GDP

By George Dorgan: The post has three parts: FX rates and GDP growth The Misleading Concept called GDP Contrarian Investment and GDP When we looked at the reasoning behind FX Rates movements, we discovered one important thing: the more a … Continue reading

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Plain-pack law damps Australia smoking rates

Smoking rates fall at fastest pace in over 20 years after shift to plain packaging, shows government study that could persuade other countries to introduce similar laws Asia homepage

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Economists revise forecasts for US rates

A first flurry of revisions in what will build to a frenzy of speculation about the timing of a Fed rate rise comes at the same time as financial markets continue to price in rises that are later and slower … Continue reading

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Google rates Internet service providers’ video streaming quality

By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google Inc is rating Internet service providers' video streaming quality on a new website, the latest development in the fight between broadband providers and content companies over who is to blame for slow streaming … Continue reading

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ECB keeps interest rates on hold

The decision was widely expected after the central bank unveiled measures in June to counter the threat of a bout of deflation in the eurozone Asia homepage

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