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Apple CEO Cook: Orders are ‘great’ for Apple Watch

While visiting an Apple store in California on Friday, Apple CEO Tim Cook told CNBC that Apple Watch orders have been “great.”

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Huge pension finally turning to hedge funds

The United Nations’ $52 billion pension fund is getting close to investing in hedge funds for the first time.

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How does the Fed raise interest rates?

When the Federal Reserve finally decides to boost interest rates, just how do they go about doing that?

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Chinese heir criticized for ‘vulgar’ online post

A controversial photo of Wang Sicong, the son of China’s second-richest man, has landed him in hot water.

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Nuclear talks: The real test for Iran

A nuclear deal probably won’t be reached with Iran by the June deadline. But here’s the real test, says David Phillips.

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This Spanish region may call time on the siesta

One Spanish region may call time on the country’s famous siesta and switch to a more condensed “9 to 5″ schedule.

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FTSE 100 closes at record high

The FTSE 100 closed at a record closing high, helped by rising shares in housebuilders and by a boost for drug firm Shire.

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Weak output pushes pound lower

The pound has fallen to its lowest level against the dollar for nearly five years on weak UK industrial output figures and uncertainty over the election outcome.

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Is stock darling Apple losing Wall Street?

As Apple Watch hype reaches a fever pitch on Main Street, Apple’s stock may be losing one of its most important constituents…

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General Electric sells off property

General Electric is to sell its property portfolio worth $26.5bn to Wells Fargo and Blackstone.