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Firms said mulling crackdown on trader gambling


Banks including Deutsche Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland and UBS are reviewing rules on currencies traders making bets with their own money, in another sign of how investigations into the forex market is prompting a crackdown on trading floors.

Bubble alert ? UK house prices rise to 6-year record

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Asking prices for U.K. houses jumped above £250,000 ($419,050) in February, up 6.9 percent on the same time last year, marking the highest annual increase for more than six years in a fervent UK property market, according to a new study.



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We're in a bubble: Tech founders

With eye watering valuations, top investors have sounded the alarm over a bubble in the private technology market, and now it seems the founders of start-ups are also pretty worried too.