Currency traders think Saudi Arabia's currency peg could be next to go Twitter falls below IPO price of $26 Burgan Bank's redemption threat rattles Middle East bond market 'Female Viagra' maker Sprout agrees $1bn takeoverU.S. home sales reach fresh post-recession high of 5.59 million in July Currencies of Russia and Kazakhstan fall with price of oil Cash-strapped Venezuela may sell off gold to raise fundsMarkets not impressed by Bundestag vote. Euro unchg at $1.1040 despite German parliament has approved Greek bailout. Rothschild private bank cuts fixed income team Mergers boost investments into China in JulyThe Asian taxi-hailing startups giving Uber a run for its money Bloomberg commodity index of 22 raw materials plunges to lowest since Feb2002 on China risk. Iraq - Protests continue near the West Qurna-2 oil field (W of Basra) operated by Lukoil, a Russian oil company Turkey's Central Bank leaves rates unchanged In the state Duma introduced a bill prohibiting trade sanctions products The dollar and the Euro has risen more than 30 cents VTB has fired more than 3.5 thousand people, which is approximately 2% of staff More than 500 stocks in Chinese market now down 10% daily limit after major local brokerages restarted margin and short-selling biz Shanghai benchmark index sinking like Titanic now, down 5% amid short-selling worriesIndiGo finalizes $26.55 billion purchase of 250 new Airbus A320 Neo jets Turkish lira hits another record low on political uncertaintyGlobal stocks boosted by steadier yuanAnalysts say U.S. home prices are overvalued and aren't likely to rise between 2016 and 2022 Euro-area Economy Grew 0.3% In Second Quarter Vs 0.4% Estimate Turkey Heading for New Election as Lira, Stocks TumbleIndia prepares to pay Iran $1.4 bln in oil duesTesla seeks to raise about $500 million through share saleWall Street Can Barely Keep Up With the Selloff in the Brazilian Real Israel PM announces major offshore gas deal with US Noble Greece’s economy unexpectedly expands by 0.8% in second quarter, beating estimates

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Currency traders think Saudi Arabia's currency peg could be next to go
Markets not impressed by Bundestag vote. Euro unchg at $1.1040 despite German parliament has approved Greek bailout.
The Asian taxi-hailing startups giving Uber a run for its money
Bloomberg commodity index of 22 raw materials plunges to lowest since Feb2002 on China risk.
Iraq - Protests continue near the West Qurna-2 oil field (W of Basra) operated by Lukoil, a Russian oil company
Shanghai benchmark index sinking like Titanic now, down 5% amid short-selling worries
Analysts say U.S. home prices are overvalued and aren't likely to rise between 2016 and 2022
Turkey Heading for New Election as Lira, Stocks Tumble
Wall Street Can Barely Keep Up With the Selloff in the Brazilian Real