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Barclays aggressively cuts dollar/yen forecasts amid sharp falls

LONDON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Barclays aggressively cut its dollar/yen forecasts on Friday, saying the greenback will fall to 95 yen by the end of the year - more than 20 percent lower than the 120 yen p
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Russia cbanker says risk scenario sees $25 oil this year

MOSCOW, Feb 12 (Reuters) - The Russian central bank's risk scenario envisages oil this year at a price of $25 per barrel, the bank's first deputy governor, Dmitry Tulin, said on Friday.
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BRIEF-Banco Popolare CEO rules out any cash call for BPM tie-up

* there will not be any capital increase for the merger with Banca Popolare di Milano (BPM) Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Milan newsroom)
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BRIEF-Shareholder Value Beteiligungen FY 2015 loss of 613,000 euros

* FY 2015 loss of 613,000 euros due to depreciations Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
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Russia cenbanker Tulin: we're not influencing rouble rate

MOSCOW, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Russia's central bank is not influencing the rouble rate and will only intervene in the foreign exchange market if there is a threat to financial stability, the bank's first
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BRIEF-Caspar Asset Management Q4 net profit up at 340,617 zlotys

* Q4 revenue flat at 2.7 million zlotys ($690,855) year on year
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Poland's Getin Noble sells leasing assets in $56 mln deal

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Indian shares post biggest weekly drop since July 2009

Feb 12 (Reuters) - Indian stocks inched higher on Friday but posted their biggest weekly falls since July 2009 as disappointing corporate earnings and weak global markets hit sentiment.
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British Airways customer told she can't get a full refund unless she is DEAD

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