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2014-08-27

ASX200 rise on support from miners, bankers

 
Overseas leads have sent the ASX200 up 0.2% to 5,651.2 points with miners and bankers making gains. Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index is up 0.02% to 2,207.56 points while in pre-open markets the Dow Mini is up 10 points to 17,107.
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2014-08-28

New Paragon Diamonds chairman Manduca spells out vision for company

 
Philip Manduca, the new chairman of Paragon Diamonds (LON:PRG), says his first job is to secure funding for the Lesotho-focused diamond explorer. After that, he will look at “broadening the bandwidth of the company once the revenues start coming on stream and the resource is proven”, at which point he thinks Paragon will move downstream into the retail sector.
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2014-08-27

U.S. stock futures slightly rise; Tiffany, Express, Michaels in focus

 
U.S. stock index futures slightly rose today, suggesting the market's recent upswing that has taken indexes to repeated records was set to continue with little on the horizon to derail the rally. With no major economic reports on tap, earnings reports from Tiffany & Co. and Express Inc. were instead in focus.
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