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WBR: Avon hoax raises SEC filing questions 15 May 15

May 15th, 2015

Episode 337 of 1091 episodes

Avon shares rose by 20% after an offer came in to buy the firm for almost three times its market value. But Avon said it had not received any such offer. We look at the flaws in the filing system. The Brazilian government has declared the dengue fever outbreak across the country an "epidemic". Our reporter looks at the economic implications. We hear from a film director who's made a horror film thanks to equity crowd-funding. And we look back at the week that was in business.

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