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Microsoft’s xCloud game streaming service expands to more countries (Update: 11 European markets)

Xbox Game Streaming (Preview)

Google hasn’t announced Stadia in a vacuum; game streaming services have been in the works for years, with varying degrees of success. The technology to provide virtually lag-free, high-end graphics over miles of cables and Wi-Fi networks has only recently become robust enough. Thus, it comes as no surprise that …

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Markets Revise Trading Rules, Hours, Circuit Breakers As Volatility Surges: Key Facts

Sensex Rises Over 350 Points Amid Cautious Gains In Global Markets

MUMBAI: Global exchanges are changing trading rules to protect their markets from intense volatility and speculative trading as the coronavirus pandemic threatens the world economy. Many markets have shortened trading hours, and others are mulling whether to follow suit. Here are some of the measures taken by exchanges across the …

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India’s Place in Global Markets Is at Stake in Virus Response


The rupee slid 5.5% in the first quarter India’s checkered history with foreign investors is making one of the biggest emerging markets look particularly vulnerable at a time when its need for overseas funding has never been clearer. Decades of semi-socialist, self-reliance based policies following independence left a legacy of …

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US Stock Markets End Over 2% Higher After Jump In Crude Oil Prices

Wall Street Posts Cautious Gains After Steep Losses On Coronavirus

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 2.24% higher US stocks rallied on Thursday as hopes for a truce in the price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia and a cut in oil output drove gains, taking some sting out of a shocking jump in Americans filing jobless claims due to …

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Obamacare Markets Will Not Reopen, Trump Decides

Obamacare Markets Will Not Reopen, Trump Decides

The Trump administration has decided against reopening the Affordable Care Act’s Healthcare.gov marketplaces to new customers, despite broad layoffs and growing fears that people will be uninsured for the coronavirus. The option to reopen markets, in what is known as a special enrollment period, would have made it easier for …

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New Bond Category Fully Accessible Route For Foreign Investors Bond Markets Rally H1 Borrowing Announcement

Bond Markets Rally On New Foreign Investment Category, H1 Borrowing In Focus

RBI introduced a new category called the “fully accessible route” for foreign investors Bond markets rallied on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced a new category for foreign investors, while hopes of a reduction in April’s borrowing or cancellation ahead of the first-half borrowing plan aided sentiment. The …

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BSE Sensex Today LIVE Updates Markets Likely To Have A Positive Start Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Coronavirus Scare: Foreign Investors Set To Turn Net Sellers In Equity Markets This Month

. At 8:04 am, the SGX Nifty futures were up 179.35 points – or 2.16 per cent – at 8,469.50. The benchmark indices are poised to start the day on a positive note, going by the indications from Nifty futures and early cues from the Asian Street. The Singapore Exchange …

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Spot Gold Price Go Up In Global Markets As Governments Impose Coronavirus Lockdowns

Gold Prices Go Up As Coronavirus-Led Growth Fears Spur Safety Buying

Gold prices edged higher on Monday Gold prices edged higher on Monday as investors sought safe havens, with fears about the economic damage from the coronavirus intensifying after governments extended lockdowns to curtail its spread. Spot gold was up 0.3 per cent at $1,621.60 per ounce by 3:10 PM, while US gold …

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When Will Coronavirus-Hit Markets Heal? 12 Charts To Monitor

When Will Coronavirus-Hit Global Markets Heal? 12 Charts To Monitor

London: Assessing the longer-term financial impact of the coronavirus spread worldwide now hinges on the success of lockdowns in containing the pandemic and trillions of dollar of support in easing the burden, thereby limiting the duration of the deep freeze and hastening any rebound. Since the virus exploded beyond China …

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BSE Sensex Today LIVE Share Market Updates Sensex, Nifty Likely To Open Lower As Global Shares Fall

Sensex, Nifty Likely To Open Sharply Lower

The BSE Sensex and Nifty cracked more than 12 per cent last week The markets are likely to have a weak opening as the world struggles to grapple with the Covid 19 contagion. India has taken some drastic measures, including a lockdown in 81 districts and cancellation of passenger train …

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