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Financial market storm brewing as 2014 winds down

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LONDON - After a year in which world markets have sailed effortlessly through wars, invasions and geopolitical ferment, a storm of their own making may well be brewing.

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30 Sep 2014

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30 Sep 2014

EU says Ireland swapped Apple tax deal for jobs

BRUSSELS/LONDON - The European Union has accused Ireland of swerving international tax rules by letting Apple shelter profits worth tens of billions of dollars from revenue collectors in return for maintaining jobs. | Video

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UPDATE 3-EU says Ireland swapped Apple tax deal for jobs

* EU regulator requests income statements of 2 Apple groups

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30 Sep 2014

Global regulators agree reforms of currency benchmarks

LONDON - The one minute window for setting a widely used currency market benchmark should be extended to 5 minutes to make it harder to manipulate prices, the Group of Twenty's (G20) regulatory task force said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-Global regulators agree reforms of currency benchmarks

* FSB says industry seen willing to implement recommendations

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30 Sep 2014

Global regulators agree reforms of currency benchmarks

LONDON, Sept 30 - The one minute "window" for setting a top currency market benchmark should be widened to five minutes, the Group of Twenty's (G20) regulatory task force said on Tuesday.

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Global GDP comparison

A graphical look at the world's top economies by size and per-capita production.  Interactive