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DIARY-Top Economic Events to April 27

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UPDATE 1-Speculators raise U.S. dollar net shorts to largest since October -CFTC, Reuters

Speculators' net short U.S. dollar bets rose to a five-month high this week, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday. The value of the net short dollar position was $14.61 billion in the week to March 13, compared with $11.46 billion the previous week. Net short positioning on the greenback has increased for a third

Kering says Swiss activities tax-compliant

French luxury goods group Kering has complied with its tax obligations in Switzerland, it said on Friday, responding to newspaper reports alleging that the company used a Swiss-based scheme to evade taxes on earnings from brands such as Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent.


Exclusive: Sources contradict Sessions' testimony he opposed Russia outreach

WASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony that he opposed a proposal for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign team to meet with Russians has been contradicted by three people who told Reuters they have spoken about the matter to investigators with Special Counsel Robert Mueller or congressional committees.