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    Reynolds and Lorillard, two big cigarette companies, are merging. You might think that with all the bans on smoking in bars, restaurants and public spaces, the cig business would be pretty small... Read More

    http://download.publicradio.org/podcast/marketplace/pm/2014/07/11/marketplace_podcast_20140711_64.mp3
    Camel Cigarettes
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    News that Chinese hackers broke into databases holding personal information on government employees is confirmation that your information is not safe, whether it be in a bank or a government vault... Read More

    http://download.publicradio.org/podcast/marketplace/pm/2014/07/10/marketplace_podcast_20140710_64.mp3
    Schiphol airport
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    Citigroup is close to reaching a $7 billion settlement with the Department of Justice over allegations that it sold shoddy mortgages. The J.P. Morgan Chase settlement back in November was $13... Read More

    http://download.publicradio.org/podcast/marketplace/pm/2014/07/09/marketplace_podcast_20140709_64.mp3
    Aluminium
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    After a blaze of success that propelled it into going public, the Crumbs cupcake company is going out of business. We look at the object lessons that other... Read More

    http://download.publicradio.org/podcast/marketplace/pm/2014/07/08/marketplace_podcast_20140708_64.mp3
    The Internship
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    Banks needing cash temporarily pawn off treasuries to get it – usually just for a day or two. The system is under strain because the Fed has bought so many bonds and also because regulations... Read More

    http://download.publicradio.org/podcast/marketplace/pm/2014/07/07/marketplace_podcast_20140707_64.mp3
    Bank of New York Mellon
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