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Business Insider
On Saturday, it's all eyes on Jackson HoleFriday marks day two of the Kansas City Fed's Jackson Hole Symposium, which has
On Saturday, it's all eyes on Jackson Hole
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Friday marks day two of the Kansas City Fed's Jackson Hole Symposium, which has become a way for the Fed to communicate future policy. While Fed Chair Janet Yellen will not be part of the event, central bankers from around the world will be on hand.... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellChinese stocks soared. A late surge propelled the Shanghai Composite to a gain
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese stocks soared. A late surge propelled the Shanghai Composite to a gain of 4.8%. The index was up 1.9% heading into the final hour of trade before strong buying of small-cap names emerged. The Chinese government was most likely a factor in the... Read more
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Market Watch
Fischer, Carney to headline Jackson Hole summitKaren Bleier/AFP/GettyImages The morning sun hits the tips of the Grand Tetons
Fischer, Carney to headline Jackson Hole summit
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
Karen Bleier/AFP/GettyImages The morning sun hits the tips of the Grand Tetons The Federal Reserve’s Jackson Hole summit will garner special attention this year given the financial market turmoil and uncertainty over what it means for U.S. central... Read more
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Swissinfo
Jackson Hole Journal: Rajan, Kuroda Round Out Exclusive Roster(Bloomberg) -- It’s late August and for many of the world’s leading central ban
Jackson Hole Journal: Rajan, Kuroda Round Out Exclusive Roster
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- It’s late August and for many of the world’s leading central bankers, that means the start of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s Jackson Hole retreat in the Teton mountains of Wyoming. Fed Chair Janet Yellen and European... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, August 27, 2015Abingtons Hymn sing: Countryside Com­munity Church hymn sing Sun­day, 6:30 p.m
Community Events Listings, August 27, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Abingtons Hymn sing: Countryside Com­munity Church hymn sing Sun­day, 6:30 p.m., 14011 Orchard Drive, Clarks Summit; ice cream social follows, 570-587-3206, www.countryside-church.org. Milford Harvest party: Milford’s eighth annual Share the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Los Angeles basin jiggles like big bowl of jelly in cutting-edge simulationsThese two Los Angeles area maps compare ground motions calculated by SCEC earth
Los Angeles basin jiggles like big bowl of jelly in cutting-edge simulations
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
These two Los Angeles area maps compare ground motions calculated by SCEC earthquake simulations to ground motions observed during the 2008 Chino Hills earthquake. On each map, the star marks the quake's epicenter, and the dots show locations where... Read more
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Swansea City FC
Swansea Ladies sign striker Emily BrownSwansea City Ladies have completed the signing of striker Emily Brown from Card
Swansea Ladies sign striker Emily Brown
Swansea City FC / Posted 4 days ago
Swansea City Ladies have completed the signing of striker Emily Brown from Cardiff Met University. The 23-year-old will aim to add firepower to the Swans squad who are hoping to improve on last season’s second place finish in the Welsh Women’s... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss Get the Bill for SNB U-Turn as Economy Seen in Recession(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank may see the fallout from its dramatic po
Swiss Get the Bill for SNB U-Turn as Economy Seen in Recession
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank may see the fallout from its dramatic policy u-turn delivered in one word this week: recession. Seven months after the central bank scrapped its currency cap, Switzerland is dealing with declining exports,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Losing $51 Billion May Not Matter for Swiss National Bank(Bloomberg Business) -- Losing 50 billion francs ($51 billion) in half a year m
Losing $51 Billion May Not Matter for Swiss National Bank
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
(Bloomberg Business) -- Losing 50 billion francs ($51 billion) in half a year might seem like a big deal, unless you're the Swiss National Bank. For the majority of economists in Bloomberg's monthly survey — 15 of 23 — the record shortfall reported... Read more
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Golf Magazine
Van Cynical Mailbag: Were This Year’s Majors Too Easy?You’ve got mail. That’s what the voice said. He was right. Enter the Van Cynica
Van Cynical Mailbag: Were This Year’s Majors Too Easy?
Golf Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
You’ve got mail. That’s what the voice said. He was right. Enter the Van Cynical Mailbag at your own risk… Van Cynical, I like your “more birdies equals better leaderboards" theory, but 20 under? Might as well play Brown Deer Park and rename it the... Read more
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Radio Angulo
"Frienemies" Barley Ninety Miles"Frienemies" came to our days as a neologism derived from the English words "fr
"Frienemies" Barley Ninety Miles
Radio Angulo / Posted 16 days ago
"Frienemies" came to our days as a neologism derived from the English words "friend" and "enemy" and defines someone who is both friend or partner or competitor and rival. That could perhaps be a close to intense geopolitical relationship developed... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kiama Tennis resultsThe Kiama/Shellharbour Tennis Association’s Junior competition resumed last Sat
Kiama Tennis results
Kiama Independent / Posted 17 days ago
The Kiama/Shellharbour Tennis Association’s Junior competition resumed last Saturday with some early results being; The Kiama/Shellharbour Tennis Association’s Junior competition resumed last Saturday with some early results being; In Division 1... Read more
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Swissinfo
Franc Losing Glow With Grexit Fear Subsiding, BNP Paribas Says(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss franc is far less attractive now that the chances are
Franc Losing Glow With Grexit Fear Subsiding, BNP Paribas Says
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss franc is far less attractive now that the chances are lower that Greece exit from the euro, according to BNP Paribas SA. The Greek government reached a deal with its creditors on Tuesday that’s set to unlock 86 billion euros... Read more
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Zero Hedge
This Is What Global Currency War Looks Like: A Complete History Of Recent FX InterventionsAfter the dramatic collapse in the SNB's defense of the Swiss Franc peg to the
This Is What Global Currency War Looks Like: A Complete History Of Recent FX Interventions
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
After the dramatic collapse in the SNB's defense of the Swiss Franc peg to the Euro, there was a period of relative FX peace in which few if any central banks engaged in outright currency intervention (aside from the countless rate cuts so far in... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB Foreign Currency Reserves Hit Record in July as Franc Dipped(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank’s foreign-currency reserves rose to reco
SNB Foreign Currency Reserves Hit Record in July as Franc Dipped
Swissinfo / Posted 23 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank’s foreign-currency reserves rose to record in July, a month when the franc weakened against both the dollar and the euro. The reserves increased 3 percent to 531.8 billion francs ($542 billion) from 516 billion... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB Becomes Target of Victorious Swiss Fat-Cat Vote Campaigner(Bloomberg) -- The man who defied Switzerland’s establishment and pushed throug
SNB Becomes Target of Victorious Swiss Fat-Cat Vote Campaigner
Swissinfo / Posted 25 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The man who defied Switzerland’s establishment and pushed through restrictions on executive pay has a new pet project: Changing the way the Swiss National Bank operates. After the central bank’s decision to allow the franc to float... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB Posts First-Half Loss Providing Critics With More Ammunition(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank suffered a loss for the first half of th
SNB Posts First-Half Loss Providing Critics With More Ammunition
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank suffered a loss for the first half of the year, giving politicians keen to raise their profile in an election year more fodder for criticism. The SNB recorded a loss of 50.1 billion francs ($52 billion) in the... Read more
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Bay Weekly
West and Rhode Rivers Squeaking BySlight improvement with a long way to go to in water quality. That’s the news i
West and Rhode Rivers Squeaking By
Bay Weekly / Posted a month ago
Slight improvement with a long way to go to in water quality. That’s the news in the just-released 2014 West/Rhode Rivers report card. The annual report, funded by the Chesapeake Bay Trust, once again flags the rivers’ health with a D+. Water... Read more

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