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Business Standard India
Bears take a breather; Nifty ends nears 7,850 on firm global cuesSensex ended higher by 311.22 points at 25,764.78 and the 50-share Nifty gained
Bears take a breather; Nifty ends nears 7,850 on firm global cues
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Sensex ended higher by 311.22 points at 25,764.78 and the 50-share Nifty gained 106 points at 7,823Sensex ended higher by 311.22 points at 25,764.78 and the 50-share Nifty gained 106... Read more
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The Age
Super sector outgrows local sharemarketTony Brennan says super funds will increasingly need to look outside the Austra
Super sector outgrows local sharemarket
The Age / Posted 34 minutes ago
Tony Brennan says super funds will increasingly need to look outside the Australian market. Photo: Michel O'Sullivan Australian listed companies may need to issue less equity and raise more bonds over the coming years to satisfy the needs of the $2... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Super sector outgrows local sharemarketTony Brennan says super funds will increasingly need to look outside the Austra
Super sector outgrows local sharemarket
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 36 minutes ago
Tony Brennan says super funds will increasingly need to look outside the Australian market. Photo: Michel O'Sullivan Australian listed companies may need to issue less equity and raise more bonds over the coming years to satisfy the needs of the $2... Read more
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Business Standard India
World stocks rise ahead of ECB meet, but investors still waryWorld stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Street the pr
World stocks rise ahead of ECB meet, but investors still wary
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Street the previous day, but investors were cautious ahead of a potentially critical 24 hours that will include a European Central Bank policy meeting and the latest US jobs data. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
EasyJet leads European shares upLondon - European shares rose sharply on Thursday, tracking strong gains on Wal
EasyJet leads European shares up
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
London - European shares rose sharply on Thursday, tracking strong gains on Wall Street and ahead of a European Central Bank meeting that investors expect will deliver a boost to markets following recent turmoil. The market was led higher by British... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Not All Doom, Gloom for ZimIT is an unsettling period for global financial markets which are beginning to
Not All Doom, Gloom for Zim
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
IT is an unsettling period for global financial markets which are beginning to feel the effects of a slowdown in the world's second largest economy, China, which contributed about 38 percent to global economic growth 2014. It does not require a... Read more
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The New Age
Low inflation back in focus at ECB policy meetingThe European Central Bank may have to consider fresh policy measures to prevent
Low inflation back in focus at ECB policy meeting
The New Age / Posted an hour ago
The European Central Bank may have to consider fresh policy measures to prevent deflation in the single currency area, but will not move at its meeting Thursday, analysts said. "After all the Greek excitement over the summer, the ECB had probably... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar fallsWorld stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from it
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar falls
The Charleston State Journal / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets while the dollar fell on diminishing expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike this month. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, France's CAC 40... Read more
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Denver Post
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar fallsWorld stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from it
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar falls
Denver Post / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets while the dollar fell on diminishing expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike this month. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, France's CAC 40... Read more
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Park Record
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar fallsWorld stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from it
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar falls
Park Record / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets while the dollar fell on diminishing expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike this month. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, France's CAC 40... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar fallsWorld stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from it
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar falls
New Jersey Herald / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets while the dollar fell on diminishing expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike this month. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, France's CAC 40... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar fallsWorld stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from it
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar falls
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets while the dollar fell on diminishing expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike this month. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, France's CAC 40... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar fallsWorld stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from it
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar falls
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets while the dollar fell on diminishing expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike this month. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, France's CAC 40... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar fallsWorld stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from it
World stocks gain amid China holiday, dollar falls
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
World stocks rose Thursday as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets while the dollar fell on diminishing expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike this month. KEEPING SCORE: In early European trading, France's CAC 40... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Global stocks enjoy relief rally ahead of ECB, but investors waryLONDON: World stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Stree
Global stocks enjoy relief rally ahead of ECB, but investors wary
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
LONDON: World stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Street the previous day, but investors were cautious ahead of a potentially critical 24 hours that will include a European Central Bank policy meeting and the latest U.S. jobs... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off an
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 hours ago
Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,350.85 and South Korea's Kospi gained... Read more
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Market Watch
IMF: China slowdown threatens global outlookWASHINGTON--China's slowdown and a host of other downside risks threaten to pus
IMF: China slowdown threatens global outlook
Market Watch / Posted 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON--China's slowdown and a host of other downside risks threaten to push the global economy into much deeper trouble without concerted action by the world's largest economies, the International Monetary Fund warned Wednesday. "Risks are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Atmosphere of CorruptionEarly last year, Dr. Hussaini Abdu, the then Nigeria Country Director for Actio
The Atmosphere of Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Early last year, Dr. Hussaini Abdu, the then Nigeria Country Director for ActionAid, invited me to join a team of five members that would help the global institution conduct a research on the relationship between poverty and corruption in Nigeria.... Read more
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Times of Malta
Mid-summer sell-off across international equity marketsInvestors who regularly follow international financial developments or who have
Mid-summer sell-off across international equity markets
Times of Malta / Posted 4 hours ago
Investors who regularly follow international financial developments or who have exposure to international equities must be well aware of the significant declines across the major equity markets over recent weeks. The sell-off intensified at the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off an
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 hours ago
Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,350.85 and South Korea's Kospi gained... Read more
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Investopedia
What Causes Inflation in the United StatesInflation affects everything around us, from basic necessities like housing, fo
What Causes Inflation in the United States
Investopedia / Posted 5 hours ago
Inflation affects everything around us, from basic necessities like housing, food, medical care and utilities to the cost of cosmetics and new automobiles. Furthermore, inflation can effortlessly deteriorate our savings. It makes the money saved... Read more
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Zawya
Global market volatility the new norm?Transcript He looks calm enough as he trades, but 85-year-old Shi is at the ce
Global market volatility the new norm?
Zawya / Posted 5 hours ago
Transcript He looks calm enough as he trades, but 85-year-old Shi is at the centre of a storm. Wave after wave of recent losses on China's stock market leaving him and fellow investors - most of them amateurs -... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off an
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 5 hours ago
Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,352.98 and South Korea's Kospi gained... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off an
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 hours ago
Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,352.98 and South Korea's Kospi gained... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off an
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,352.98 and South Korea's Kospi gained... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkKEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,352.98 and South Kor
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 hours ago
KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,352.98 and South Korea's Kospi gained 0.2 percent to 1,918.34. Stock markets in Southeast Asia also rose while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 shed 0.5 percent to 5,077.00. New Zealand's benchmark... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off an
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,352.98 and South Korea's Kospi gained... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off an
Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk
New Jersey Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 1.4 percent to 18,352.98 and South Korea's Kospi gained... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
The Case for Outlawing CashSeptember is here. As expected, market volatility is increasing. The Great Zomb
The Case for Outlawing Cash
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 7 hours ago
September is here. As expected, market volatility is increasing. The Great Zombie War is intensifying. And investors are getting scared. Yesterday, the Dow lost 470 points – a nearly 3% drop. Bloomberg: ‘U.S. stocks joined a worldwide selloff,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"It's A Tipping Point" Marc Faber Warns "There Are No Safe Assets Anymore"Markets have "reached some kind of a tipping point," warns Marc Faber in this b
"It's A Tipping Point" Marc Faber Warns "There Are No Safe Assets Anymore"
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 hours ago
Markets have "reached some kind of a tipping point," warns Marc Faber in this brief Bloomberg TV interview. Simply put, he explains, "because of modern central banking and repeated interventions with monetary policy, in other words, with QE, all... Read more
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Business Wire
Monex Inc. selects Markit for corporate actionsLONDON, NEW YORK, SINGAPORE, TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Markit (Nasdaq:MRKT), a le
Monex Inc. selects Markit for corporate actions
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
LONDON, NEW YORK, SINGAPORE, TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Markit (Nasdaq:MRKT), a leading global provider of financial information services, today announced the signing of Monex Inc., a leading online securities company in Japan, to its corporate actions... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Global market volatility the new norm? Wednesday, September 02, 2015 - 01:38 Recent volatility in global financial
Global market volatility the new norm?
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 11 hours ago
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 - 01:38 Recent volatility in global financial markets shows how rapidly risks can spill over from one economy to the next, says IMF managing director Christina Lagarde. David... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The QE End-Game Decision Tree: Not "If" But "When" Central Banks Lose ControlMake no mistake, the writing has been on the wall for quite some time and we ha
The QE End-Game Decision Tree: Not "If" But "When" Central Banks Lose Control
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 hours ago
Make no mistake, the writing has been on the wall for quite some time and we haven't been shy about pointing it out. Central banks are losing control. Trillions upon trillions in post-crisis asset purchases haven’t given the global economy the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why The Federal Reserve Should Be AuditedSubmitted by John Crudele via NYPost.com, It is time for a comprehensive audit
Why The Federal Reserve Should Be Audited
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 hours ago
Submitted by John Crudele via NYPost.com, It is time for a comprehensive audit of Janet Yellen ’s Federal Reserve - and not just for the reasons presidential candidate Rand Paul and others have given. The Fed needs to be audited to see if its... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Presenting Never-Ending QE In One Easy FlowchartIn case you haven’t noticed, the world’s central banks are locked in an epic ra
Presenting Never-Ending QE In One Easy Flowchart
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 hours ago
In case you haven’t noticed, the world’s central banks are locked in an epic race to the devaluation bottom in desperate pursuit of a post-crisis economic recovery that never came despite trillions in worldwide QE and on August 11, in the currency... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Netflix's stock continues to fall after Hulu announces ad-free streamingToday: Tech stocks rallied, but Netflix's shares dipped Wednesday amid more com
Netflix's stock continues to fall after Hulu announces ad-free streaming
The Fremont Argus / Posted 12 hours ago
Today: Tech stocks rallied, but Netflix's shares dipped Wednesday amid more competition from Hulu. Also: Twitter expanded advertising to 167 more countries and territories. Google allowed users to speak to their documents. The lead: Hulu plans to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Shrinking currency reserves to slow tightening of global monetary policyDeutsche Bank predicts 2015 will mark the peak of reserve accumulation after tw
Shrinking currency reserves to slow tightening of global monetary policy
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Deutsche Bank predicts 2015 will mark the peak of reserve accumulation after two decades of growth. Photo: Bloomberg The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but it's not being led by the Federal Reserve. Even as US policy makers... Read more
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The Age
Shrinking currency reserves to slow tightening of global monetary policyDeutsche Bank predicts 2015 will mark the peak of reserve accumulation after tw
Shrinking currency reserves to slow tightening of global monetary policy
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
Deutsche Bank predicts 2015 will mark the peak of reserve accumulation after two decades of growth. Photo: Bloomberg The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but it's not being led by the Federal Reserve. Even as US policy makers... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Shrinking currency reserves to slow tightening of global monetary policyDeutsche Bank predicts 2015 will mark the peak of reserve accumulation after tw
Shrinking currency reserves to slow tightening of global monetary policy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Deutsche Bank predicts 2015 will mark the peak of reserve accumulation after two decades of growth. Photo: Bloomberg The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but it's not being led by the Federal Reserve. Even as US policy makers... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Netflix's stock continues to fall after Hulu announces ad-free streamingToday: Tech stocks rallied, but Netflix's shares dipped Wednesday amid more com
Netflix's stock continues to fall after Hulu announces ad-free streaming
Silicon Valley / Posted 12 hours ago
Today: Tech stocks rallied, but Netflix's shares dipped Wednesday amid more competition from Hulu. Also: Twitter expanded advertising to 167 more countries and territories. Google allowed users to speak to their documents. The lead: Hulu plans to... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Netflix's stock continues to fall after Hulu announces ad-free streamingToday: Tech stocks rallied, but Netflix's shares dipped Wednesday amid more com
Netflix's stock continues to fall after Hulu announces ad-free streaming
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 12 hours ago
Today: Tech stocks rallied, but Netflix's shares dipped Wednesday amid more competition from Hulu. Also: Twitter expanded advertising to 167 more countries and territories. Google allowed users to speak to their documents. The lead: Hulu plans to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Central Banks Nervous As Alternative Currency With David Bowie's Face Goes ViralSubmitted by John Vibes via TheAntiMedia.org, One of the best ways for the gen
Central Banks Nervous As Alternative Currency With David Bowie's Face Goes Viral
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 hours ago
Submitted by John Vibes via TheAntiMedia.org, One of the best ways for the general public to take power back is to develop alternative currencies — both local and global — that allow people to trade outside of the corporate-government banking... Read more
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Market Watch
Correction or bear market? Join these experts in a live video chatSome market watchers have been rooting for a major pullback in stocks for a whi
Correction or bear market? Join these experts in a live video chat
Market Watch / Posted 15 hours ago
Some market watchers have been rooting for a major pullback in stocks for a while, maintaining the view that stocks have gotten rich, partially fueled by easy-money policies from central banks. But last week, the first correction in more than three... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Global equities bounce back after stormy September startThe opening bell on Wall Street also prompted a rebound in US equities, despite
Global equities bounce back after stormy September start
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
The opening bell on Wall Street also prompted a rebound in US equities, despite weaker-than-anticipated private payroll numbers. However, the data showed US private employers were hiring at a solid pace, with 190,000 positions created in August. US... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Oxygen & Markets - Why The Collapse Is ComingVia EconomicNoise.com, Analogies or metaphors are often effective in explainin
Oxygen & Markets - Why The Collapse Is Coming
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 hours ago
Via EconomicNoise.com, Analogies or metaphors are often effective in explaining complex issues. In this instance, oxygen and markets are used to do so. Markets are anthropomorphized, requiring them to have oxygen to survive. Oxygen for financial... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
IMF: China slowdown could keep global interest rates lowThe recent turmoil in financial markets and the struggling Chinese economy coul
IMF: China slowdown could keep global interest rates low
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 16 hours ago
The recent turmoil in financial markets and the struggling Chinese economy could combine to hit global economic growth this year and force central banks to keep interest rates low, the International Monetary Fund has said ahead of a meeting of G20... Read more
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BBC News
Have we passed the peak era of globalisation?This weekend many of the world's top central bankers met in the picturesque set
Have we passed the peak era of globalisation?
BBC News / Posted 17 hours ago
This weekend many of the world's top central bankers met in the picturesque setting of Jackson Hole in Wyoming to debate "inflation dynamics and monetary policy". Mr Carney's talk opened with a provocative question: "In this era of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why the Next Crisis Will Be Worse Than 2008Yesterday I outlined how the next Crash will play out. Today we’ll assess why
Why the Next Crisis Will Be Worse Than 2008
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 hours ago
Yesterday I outlined how the next Crash will play out. Today we’ll assess why this Crisis will be worse than the 2008 Crisis. By way of explanation, let’s consider how the current monetary system works… The current global monetary system is based... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Everything You Need to Know About the Coming Fed Rate IncreaseTools to Implement Monetary Policies The Fed meets eight times a year to decid
Everything You Need to Know About the Coming Fed Rate Increase
TheStreet.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Tools to Implement Monetary Policies The Fed meets eight times a year to decide how to use monetary policies to meet its economic goals. The monetary policy indirectly helps in achieving high employment, stable prices (low inflation), sustainable... Read more
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Zero Hedge
To Citi, "The Failure Of ECB QE Looks Clear" And The Global Reserve Unwind Will Only Make It WorseMario Draghi and the ECB have a habit of patting themselves on the back when it
To Citi, "The Failure Of ECB QE Looks Clear" And The Global Reserve Unwind Will Only Make It Worse
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 hours ago
Mario Draghi and the ECB have a habit of patting themselves on the back when it comes to what they imagine the happy outcomes of their monetary policy decisions have been. In fact, they have a habit of congratulating themselves on positive outcomes... Read more
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