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Standard Chartered, RBS Escape Capital Raising in Stress Test

Standard Chartered Plc and Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc rose in London trading after passing the Bank of England’s latest stress tests, giving relief to investors concerned that the lenders’ actions to boost capital may not have been enough to weather a harsher assessment.

Citic Securities Would Face Takeover in Daiwa's `Worst Case'

Citic Securities Co., China’s biggest brokerage, may be acquired by a rival in a regulator-driven transaction if its woes deepen beyond existing management “turmoil” and regulatory and legal probes, according to Daiwa Securities Group Inc.


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

Fitch: Oil Will Balance Around 2H of 2016

Alex Griffiths, managing director EMEA corporate group and head of natural resources and commodities EMEA at Fitch Ratings, discusses oil prices and the outlook for commodities. He speaks to Bloomberg's Guy Johnson and Anna Edwards on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

What Reserve-Currency Status Means for China

Hayden Briscoe, director of Asia-Pacific fixed income at AllianceBernstein, discusses the yuan being included in the IMF's SDR Basket and the outlook for the currency. He speaks to Bloomberg's Stehen Engle, Yvonne Man, Angie Lau and Rishaad Salamat on "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)

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)