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Opposing yes and no signs are seen in Edinburgh, Scotland, September 15, 2014. The referendum on Scottish independence will take place on September 18, when Scotland will vote whether or not to end the 307-year-old union with the rest of the United Kingdo
Global Markets Overview – September 19, 2014

By IG Markets

The biggest market volatility events of 2014 are almost over. The FOMC was yesterday, Scotland voting for independence is today and Alibaba, with its mass market interest, is tonight. (9:31 am)

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Unemployment
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 19, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, jobless claims fell by 36,000 to 280,000 last week - the lowest level since July. US housing starts fell 14.4% in August after an outsized 22.9% gain in July. US building permits fell by 5.6% in August after rising by 8.6% in July. (8:27 am)

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Janet Yellen
Global Markets Overview – September 18, 2014

By IG Markets

The FOMC statement retained 'considerable time' and changes to the economic statement were limited; however, the Summary of Economic Projections were all slightly higher than expected, which triggered a mass wave of USD buying. (Sep 18)

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Federal Reserve
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 18, 2014

By Comsec

The US Federal Reserve left interest rate settings unchanged with the federal funds target range at zero to 0.25% and decided to wind back asset purchases from $25 billion to $15 billion a month. The Fed retained its key statement "that it likel... (Sep 18)

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The national flag of China flutters behind a fence of the headquarters of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) in Beijing, in this July 12, 2013
Global Markets Overview – September 17, 2014

By IBTimes AU

We have never had a clearer example of the adage the 'market is always right' than what happened with China overnight. (Sep 17)

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New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 17, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, producer prices were unchanged in August. Excluding food and energy, prices were up 0. Producer prices are up 1.8% on a year ago. Chain store sales were up 3.6% on a year ago, down from the 4.9% annual gain in the previous week. (Sep 17)

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The national flag of China flutters behind a fence of the headquarters of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) in Beijing, in this July 12, 2013
Global Markets Overview – September 16, 2014

By IBTimes AU

We remain fixated on the events that will unfold on Thursday morning, with trading in the currency markets suggesting expectations of a change in language are a near certainty. (Sep 16)

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Morning commuters pass by the New York Stock Exchange September 15, 2014.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 16, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, industrial production fell by 0.1% in August - the first decline since January. US Capacity utilisation fell from 79.1 to 78.8 in August. The New York Fed's Empire State general business conditions index rose from 14.69 to 27.54 in September -the highest since October 2009. (Sep 16)

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Federal Reserve
Global Markets Overview – September 15, 2014

By IG Markets

Inflation risk is starting to creep into the psyche of US markets; the S&P just snapped out of its longest streak of weekly gains in 2014 on Friday, as all eyes turn to this Thursday's FOMC meeting. (Sep 15)

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Walmart NO: 1 Retailer in the World Market with $473.1 bln in 2014 FY
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 15, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, retail sales rose by 0.6% in August and lifted 0.3% if autos are excluded. Both results were in line with forecasts. Consumer sentiment rose from 82.5 to 84.6 in September, above forecasts for a result near 83.3. (Sep 15)

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