The Pentagon wants its two largest contractors to keep using Russian rocket engines U.S. retail sales flat in April, continue to slow Eurozone GDP grew 0.4% in first quarter, data show Number of drug addicts in Afghanistan increased from 1.6 in 2012, to 3 million in 2015 —study. GoDaddy slips 2.9% after reporting Q1 revenue of $376.3M, strong Q2 top-line projection #Germany disappoints. Q1 preliminary GDP comes at 0.3% QoQ lower than expected 0.5%. Asia at afternoon. Sensex up 1.3% ASX up 0.7% Kospi up 0.6% Nikkei, Taiex up 0.5% each HK up 0.3% Shanghai up 0.2% $NIK $HSI $XJO US automakers are suffering from China's economic slowdownPhilippines, Japan hold navy drills amid disputes with ChinaVerizon buying AOL for $4.4 billion Bund sell-off continues. Bund Future starts sharply lower to the day. 10yr Bund yields jump to 0.67%. Australia Bonds Fall As 10-year Yield Climbs 18 Bps To 3.03% Brent oil prices down after month of gains, U.S. crudePower outages mar South Africa’s economic expansion Visa in talks to buy Visa Europe for up to $20 blnCoal importer company became the second company to default on a dollar-denominated bond this yearAlfa-Bank decided to bankrupt the main manufacturer of armored vehicles in Russia UralvagonzavodItaly gives central bank powers to fire unfit bank chiefs6 big companies that might want to buy YelpProminent Chinese banks are at the center of the $1.8 trillion counterfeit money marketObama is using Nike to boost his trade agendaChina exports fall unexpectedly in April to 1.08 trillion yuanPanic selling homes & gazundering sweeps through central London Launch of manned spacecraft with next ISS crew postponed — source Obama demands agencies cut spending by 5% in 2017Greece defies euro zone on pension, labor reformContract for F-35B capable LPD for Turkish Navy signed #Rupee hits 20-month low to 63.92 vs $; weakness in offshore market hurts Scrutiny of Uber gears up in ChinaTesla shares up big immediately following quarterly report

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13 May 2015
The Pentagon wants its two largest contractors to keep using Russian rocket engines
#Germany disappoints. Q1 preliminary GDP comes at 0.3% QoQ lower than expected 0.5%.
Bund sell-off continues. Bund Future starts sharply lower to the day. 10yr Bund yields jump to 0.67%.
Prominent Chinese banks are at the center of the $1.8 trillion counterfeit money market
Panic selling homes & gazundering sweeps through central London
Scrutiny of Uber gears up in China
Tesla shares up big immediately following quarterly report