S&P 500 closes at new record high Egypt’s food maker Edita posted 59.5 million EGP ($7.79 million) in net profits during the first quarter of 2015Vatican move to recognize the state of Palestine adds fuel to European debateInternational clients ready to buy Kurdistan’s oil#Bombardier confirms it will cut 1,750 employees in #Montreal, #Toronto and #Belfast over coming months Singapore, Italy set to deepen cooperation in areas such as trade and investment and counter-terrorism after Shanmugam visitChina pushes yuan against the tide. “Even China will not be able to defy economic logic” Beijing is stepping up efforts to keep yuan strongEURUSD there she goes 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 agenda

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14 May 2015
Egypt’s food maker Edita posted 59.5 million EGP ($7.79 million) in net profits during the first quarter of 2015
Singapore, Italy set to deepen cooperation in areas such as trade and investment and counter-terrorism after Shanmugam visit
China pushes yuan against the tide. “Even China will not be able to defy economic logic”
Beijing is stepping up efforts to keep yuan strong
EURUSD there she goes
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