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Outlook darkens for Wall Street as Biden's regulators take shape

Wall Street may be facing an uncomfortable four years after President-elect Joe Biden's team confirmed on Monday it planned to nominate two consumer champions to lead top financial agencies, signaling a tougher stance on the industry than many had anticipated.

EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil's real rises, with eyes on vaccination campaign

Brazil's real rose on Monday as the country geared up to send vaccine doses across its states later in the day, while most other currencies in Latin America were subdued against a stronger dollar. The real gained 0.6% to 5.26 against the dollar, with investors eying the start of a vaccination campaign beginning at 5 p.m. (2000 GMT) on Monday, a plan that was initially due to start on Wednesday. Brazil will roll o

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