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Pedestrians holding umbrellas walk past an electronic board showing stock prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo March 20, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Pedestrians holding umbrellas walk past an electronic board showing stock prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo March 20, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Pedestrians holding umbrellas walk past an electronic board showing stock prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo March 20, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
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A man looks at a stock quotation board as passers-by walk past outside a brokerage in Tokyo January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

A man looks at a stock quotation board as passers-by walk past outside a brokerage in Tokyo January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

A man looks at a stock quotation board as passers-by walk past outside a brokerage in Tokyo January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange March 28, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange March 28, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange March 28, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York August 12, 2011. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York August 12, 2011. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York August 12, 2011. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi
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The curve of the German share price index DAX board is pictured at the Frankfurt stock exchange March 28, 2014. REUTERS/Remote/Stringer

The curve of the German share price index DAX board is pictured at the Frankfurt stock exchange March 28, 2014. REUTERS/Remote/Stringer

The curve of the German share price index DAX board is pictured at the Frankfurt stock exchange March 28, 2014. REUTERS/Remote/Stringer
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Traders work at the Egyptian stock exchange in Cairo April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Traders work at the Egyptian stock exchange in Cairo April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Traders work at the Egyptian stock exchange in Cairo April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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