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Retailers suffer worst December since 2010 - ONS

The research reveals that shopping for Christmas has shifted in recent years, from being mainly in December to more in November, as consumers seem to be starting their purchasing earlier in line with Black Friday promotions. The month on month dive in volume growth may look alarming, but it's a outcome of the shift in spending into November caused by the recent arrival of Black Friday, which the seasonal adjustment process will need a few more years to adjust to.

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Consumer bureau's acting director asks for zero 2Q funding

In his letter , Mr. Mulvaney states that he has been assured that the current balance of the CFPB's fund at the Federal Reserve Bank of NY is sufficient for the CFPB "to carry out its statutory mandates for the next fiscal quarter while striving to be efficient, effective, and accountable".

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SoftBank's acquisition of 15 percent of Uber closes

The consortium closed its deal with Uber on Thursday when they bought a chunk of the company from existing shareholders as well as new shares in a $9.3bn (£6.7bn) deal. And Benchmark Capital, an early Uber investor which sued to keep Kalanick off the company's board past year, is dropping its suit . The secondary stock sales will be completed by the end of the day on 18 January, an Uber spokesperson said.

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Genus (GNS) Earns "Hold" Rating from Liberum Capital

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.38 in Q3 2017. Group Plc (GOCO.L)'s closing price of $114.60 has closed above it's Parabolic SAR reading, indicating a potential trend reversal. About 134,572 shares traded. Among 53 analysts covering Facebook ( NASDAQ:FB ), 49 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Pets At Home Group Plc has GBX 360 highest and GBX 145 lowest target.

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Trump pushes back against John Kelly over border wall

He told the lawmakers he had persuaded Trump the wall was not necessary and that the president's opinion on the barrier had "evolved". It points out the most recent global comparison by the United Nations put Mexico far from being one of the most unsafe countries, and the department says Mexico's murder rate is not even the highest in Latin America.

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Kuwait Oil Minister: No Plan to Exit Oil Cuts

Unlike voluntary cuts by producers like Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation to stoke higher crude prices, Venezuela has been unable to stop a production decline for a sixth year in a row. OPEC is projecting strong output growth from outside its cartel this year, driven by surging production in North America. The above zero-based chart gives us a better view of what OPEC crude only production has done since 2005.


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