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Commodity Rally Spurs Emerging Currency Gains as Dollar Weakens

Emerging-market currencies strengthened for a second day, led by the Malaysian ringgit, as a rally in commodities and a surprise weakening of U.S. consumer confidence drove the dollar lower. Russia’s benchmark stock index rebounded after tumbling by the most since March on Tuesday.


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$5.7 billion

The Internal Revenue Service collected about that much in 2011 from penalties for early withdrawals from 401(k) retirement savings accounts

Videos: In The Money

Why the Bank of Japan May Ease More in 2016

Norman Chan, NAB Private Wealth Advisory investment director, discusses the outlook for BOJ and Fed monetary policies, the plunge in commodities prices and the state of China's economy on "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)

Fidelity's Brown: ECB to Cut in Early December

Bob Brown, head of Fidelity Investment's Institutional Fixed-Income group, joined Bloomberg TV Canada's Pamela Ritchie to discuss his outlook for another ECB rate cut in early December and where he sees opportunities in the global bond market. (Source: Bloomberg)

Stock Exchange: Top Asia Equities Movers

In today's "Stock Exchange," Bloomberg's Juliette Saly, David Ingles and Haidi Lun discuss the top three stocks to watch in Asia on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)