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Flash crash charges garner increasing skepticism in high-speed world

WASHINGTON - The notion that one man trading from his parents' house in a working class London suburb had a material role in the 2010 Wall Street flash crash has aroused increasing skepticism from investors and traders since charges were brought on Tuesday.

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From Woking to Wall Street: UK day traders dream of glory in daily grind

WOKING, Britain - The British trader accused of sparking market chaos in 2010 cut his teeth in a drab building in a sleepy suburb that highlights how "day traders" dreaming of glory have to first tackle grim offices, zero glamour and high risk.

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HSBC looks at moving HQ from Britain as tax and regulations bite

LONDON - HSBC, Europe's biggest bank, has ordered a review into whether it should move its headquarters out of Britain and potentially back to its former home in Hong Kong, threatening London's reputation as a global hub for finance and investment.

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Ford recalling Fiesta, Fusion, Lincoln MKZ on door latch issue

DETROIT - Ford Motor Co said on Friday it is recalling about 390,000 Ford Fiesta and Fusion and Lincoln MKZ models in North America because of a potential door latch malfunction.

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HSBC, JPMorgan, C Agricole to fight EU charges at June hearing: sources

BRUSSELS - HSBC Holdings , JPMorgan and Credit Agricole will seek to fight European Union charges of rigging financial benchmarks at a closed door hearing in June, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday. | Video

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