US stocks opened higher on the first trading day of the year as investors considered weekend comments from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke.
After a buoyant end to 2009 - the Dow Jones gained 61% since March - the index advanced more than 100 points in early trading, or 0.98%, to reach 10,530. Speaking on Sunday, Bernanke said low interest...
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Liquidity mismatches in open-ended funds, such as that seen in the property sector and in the case of the Woodford Equity Income fund, poses a threat to financial stability and could “amplify shocks in the financial system”, the Bank of England (BoE)...
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