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STI inches lower, ending 2 days of gains

US rate hike in September cannot be ruled out yet, although most expect the tightening to happen in December

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SHARES on the local bourse let up their past two days of rousing gains to end Wednesday's trading on a wimpish note, although the US dollar tumbled - a good thing for Asian markets, generally - and US stocks climbed modestly overnight.

The key Straits Times Index closed lower by 2.9...

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