Heavy rain and strong winds are finally set to ease as jet stream returns to normal position Further overnight major damage has been caused to the coastal road in the village of Amroth, Pembrokeshire,

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Taiwan's finance ministry to push for bank mergers

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First Financial operates First Commercial Bank, while Taiwan Cooperative Financial has Taiwan Cooperative Bank.

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Institutions & Hedge Funds Are Selling

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In addition, please note that margin usage is at all time highs. This is the amount that the retail investor is borrowing to buy stocks. The last time margin usage was at an all time high was in 2007 (before the financial collapse) and in 2000 (when the tech bubble burst). In addition, note that mutual fund money flow (retail investors) has surged dramatically in the last year. The same thing happened in 2007 as well as 1999-2000. Scary stuff.

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INVESTMENT EXTRA: Don't hang up on your Vodafone stake

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Capital gains tend to be taxed at a lower rate than income and there’s also a £10,900 annual allowance. Of course, Vodafone shares held in self-invested pensions (SIPPs) or individual savings accounts (ISAs) won’t incur tax.

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Investing giant Hargreaves Lansdown reveals how it picks Wealth 150

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The financial watchdog's overhaul of DIY investing platforms has banned the commission paid from fund managers to platforms that previously funded many of them.

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