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China's Stocks Fall to One-Month Low After Manufacturing Data

China’s benchmark stock index fell to the lowest level in a month after data showed manufacturing conditions are deteriorating, overshadowing the International Monetary Fund’s decision to add the yuan to its basket of reserve currencies.

Yuan Strengthens Offshore as IMF Approves Reserve Currency Claim

The Chinese yuan strengthened offshore as the International Monetary Fund approved its inclusion in its basket of reserve currencies, a move that will integrate the country into a global financial system dominated for decades by the U.S., Europe and Japan.


How to Find -- and Afford -- Your Second Act


$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

Stock Exchange: Top Asia Equities Movers

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

U.S. Markets: What Caused Today's Weakness?

John Brady, managing director of global futures and options at RJ O'Brien and Associates, discusses the U.S. markets with Bloomberg's Angie Lau on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Deep Dive: Saudi Libor Rates, Oil Prices

On today's "Deep Dive," Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Joe Weisenthal take a look at Saudi Libor rates and oil prices. They speak on "What'd You Miss?" (Source: Bloomberg)

Why Oil Prices May Be Near a Bottom

Doug Terreson, Evercore ISI energy analyst, discusses his forecast for oil prices with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Joe Weisenthal on "What'd You Miss?" (Source: Bloomberg)