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Alibaba reports first earnings after IPO

Investors spent billions of dollars buying shares in the Chinese internet giant Alibaba in September.

Now they get an opportunity to see if it was a good investment, with the company releasing its first quarterly earnings later on Tuesday.

Since the float, the share price has increased by some 45%.

Ahead of the earnings release, the BBC spoke to analyst Tim Charlton.

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