EU Said to Consider Delaying Basel Bank Rules

The European Union may consider pushing back when lenders need to start phasing in tougher Basel bank-capital rules by as much as a year after warnings that pressing ahead with the original timetable may drive up costs, according to three people familiar with the talks.
U.S. Jobless Claims Jump to an Eight-Week High
20:06 - First-time filings for unemployment benefits grew more than expected for the past week, increasing to an eight-week high of 282,000. Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn reports on "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)
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