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The past weeks have seen a surprising meeting of minds between chairman of the US Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke, the Bank of England, the Olympic-rowing and Zuckerberg-bothering Winklevoss twins, and the US Department of Homeland Security.

EU plans to tighten corporate tax loophole

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The European Union (EU) plans to close a loophole that allows companies to slash their tax bills by setting up offices in softer tax regimes, amid rising anger over the practices of multinationals such as Google, Amazon and Starbucks.



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Soros firm said to withdraw almost $500m from Gross fund

George Soros’s firm pulled almost $500m from an account run by Bill Gross, money it invested last year after the bond manager left Pacific Investment Management Co. to run a new fund at Janus Capital Group, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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Evercore announces extended M&A deal with Mizuho

Evercore Partners have announced that Evercore, Mizuho Bank, and Mizuho Securities have extended their mergers and acquisitions cross-border alliance for an additional three year period and expanded it to operate on a global basis.