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  • Viacom workers polish resumes awaiting boss’s fate
    Scattered applause broke out inside the Times Square headquarters of Viacom Inc. Downtown, in another office, cheers went up. Many employees welcomed ...
    Updated Jun 25 2016 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • World markets roiled by Brexit, gold soars
    Global markets buckled as Britain’s vote to leave the European Union drove the pound to the lowest in more than 30 years and wiped about $3 trillion f...
    Updated Jun 25 2016 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • This undated photo provided by Kevin Carter shows Carter, founder of the Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce exchange-traded fund (EMQQ). Carter says he’s betting on consumers in China, South America and elsewhere increasingly seeking to go online and buy goods and services on mobile phones. (Courtesy of Kevin Carter via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT Betting on internet commerce in emerging markets
    Los Angeles • Funds that focus on companies that serve emerging markets have been mostly faring better after a rocky start to the year and a lackluste...
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  • Henkel to buy Sun for $3.6B in biggest U.S. deal
    Henkel agreed to buy laundry-detergents maker Sun Products Corp. for $3.6 billion as Chief Executive Hans Van Bylen marked his first weeks at the helm...
    Updated Jun 25 2016 01:05 am   |     |   Share


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