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Reuters
Negative rates should be integral part of central bank policy optionsmoving to negative rates an exceptional short-term circumstance rather than an
Negative rates should be integral part of central bank policy options
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
moving to negative rates an exceptional short-term circumstance rather than an integral part of their toolkit. The U.S. Federal Reserve has been ambivalent about turning to negative interest rates in the future, and only recently confirmed... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Records aside, US Open getting personal for SerenaWilliams 23 grand slam singles titles -- most of any player in the Open Era. M
Records aside, US Open getting personal for Serena
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Williams 23 grand slam singles titles -- most of any player in the Open Era. Mary Joe Fernandez, an ESPN commentator and U.S. Fed Cup captain who also coached the U.S. team at the Rio Games, agreed the ranking means a lot to Williams. "The No. 1... Read more
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Market Watch
Asian stocks slump as investors remain cautiousShares in Asia were mostly lower Thursday, with markets cautious ahead of the U
Asian stocks slump as investors remain cautious
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
Shares in Asia were mostly lower Thursday, with markets cautious ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s Jackson Hole symposium — which starts later in the trading day — sidelining investors. As has been the case all week, traders are focused on what... Read more
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Market Watch
Little movement from Asian markets ahead of Fed meetingShares in Asia were mixed Tuesday, as oil prices fell and the dollar softened a
Little movement from Asian markets ahead of Fed meeting
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
Shares in Asia were mixed Tuesday, as oil prices fell and the dollar softened ahead of a key meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve at Jackson Hole, this week. Overall, though, market moves were small and trade thin. “There’s still a sort of ‘end of... Read more
5d
The Seattle Times
Monday Memo: Fed chief Janet Yellen concludes the week with a Jackson Hole speechto discuss monetary policy at a three-day symposium hosted each year by the Kan
Monday Memo: Fed chief Janet Yellen concludes the week with a Jackson Hole speech
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
to discuss monetary policy at a three-day symposium hosted each year by the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank. FRIDAY: U.S. Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Jackson Hole, Wyo., symposium on “The Federal Reserve’s Monetary Policy Tool Kit.”... Read more
7d
Reuters
Investors keep faith with U.S. and EM stocks: BAMLbankers had the potential to generate volatility given that investor positionin
Investors keep faith with U.S. and EM stocks: BAML
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
bankers had the potential to generate volatility given that investor positioning was tied to "zero-rate" expectations. U.S. Fed officials have in recent days sent mixed messages about whether a rate rise is on the cards, possibly as soon as... Read more
9d
The Hindu
Sensex recovers 118 points as US rate hike prospects ebbtime in three days with the market benchmark Sensex rebounding 118 points to 28
Sensex recovers 118 points as US rate hike prospects ebb
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
time in three days with the market benchmark Sensex rebounding 118 points to 28,123.44 on fresh buying after minutes of the U.S. Fed July meeting cooled rate hike expectations. Brokers said the likely delay in U.S. rate hike is positive for... Read more
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CNBC
Gold holds overnight losses on firmer dollarcurrencies, while Asian stocks rose slightly in early Friday trade, taking a cu
Gold holds overnight losses on firmer dollar
CNBC / Posted 15 days ago
currencies, while Asian stocks rose slightly in early Friday trade, taking a cue from Wall Street's records overnight. The U.S. Fed is likely to raise interest rates in December, after the Nov. 8 presidential election, according to a Reuters poll... Read more
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Market Watch
Nikkei leads jump in Asian marketsStrong U.S. jobs data sent Asian stock markets higher on Monday, with Japan’s N
Nikkei leads jump in Asian markets
Market Watch / Posted 19 days ago
Strong U.S. jobs data sent Asian stock markets higher on Monday, with Japan’s Nikkei leading gains as the yen weakened amid the dollar’s broad strength. Tokyo shares also received a boost from the Bank of Japan’s recent decision to increase... Read more
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Breitbart
Venus Williams Knocked Out of Olympics in SinglesWilliams “in pretty bad shape physically.” “Unfortunately, Venus has been sick
Venus Williams Knocked Out of Olympics in Singles
Breitbart / Posted 19 days ago
Williams “in pretty bad shape physically.” “Unfortunately, Venus has been sick for a few days, is really ill right now,” U.S. Fed Cup captain Mary Joe Fernandez told Yahoo Sports. “She tried to get through that match – almost got to the finish... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
What had Venus Williams playing at half-speed in Olympic first-round losswhat the issue was. After Saturday’s defeat, Williams chose not to come to the
What had Venus Williams playing at half-speed in Olympic first-round loss
Yahoo Sports / Posted 20 days ago
what the issue was. After Saturday’s defeat, Williams chose not to come to the mixed zone to speak to the media. Instead, U.S. Fed Cup captain Mary Joe Fernandez fielded questions for her. “Unfortunately, Venus has been sick for a few days, is... Read more
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Market Watch
Stop carrying the torch for small caps — no matter what payrolls tell usstretched, earnings growth continues to be weak, and volatility may increase du
Stop carrying the torch for small caps — no matter what payrolls tell us
Market Watch / Posted 22 days ago
stretched, earnings growth continues to be weak, and volatility may increase due to the upcoming U.S. election, possible U.S. Fed policy moves and continued investor concerns around Brexit.” Quite a list of worries, and DeSanctis doesn’t just... Read more
25d
CNBC
Fed wants 'healthy margin above' 125,000 new jobs each month, says KaplanThe U.S. Fed is looking for a "healthy margin above" 80,000 to 125,000 new jobs
Fed wants 'healthy margin above' 125,000 new jobs each month, says Kaplan
CNBC / Posted 25 days ago
The U.S. Fed is looking for a "healthy margin above" 80,000 to 125,000 new jobs each month to give confidence of removing slack in the U.S. economy, Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan said on Tuesday. He said he needed more... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asian shares hit one-year peak as chances of US rate hike recedeAsian shares hit a one-year high on Monday after disappointing U.S. economic gr
Asian shares hit one-year peak as chances of US rate hike recede
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
Asian shares hit a one-year high on Monday after disappointing U.S. economic growth data reduced expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in the next few months. U.S. gross domestic product increased at a 1.2... Read more
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Reuters
Asian shares hit one-year peak as chances of U.S. rate hike recedeAsian shares hit a one-year high on Monday after disappointing U.S. economic gr
Asian shares hit one-year peak as chances of U.S. rate hike recede
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
Asian shares hit a one-year high on Monday after disappointing U.S. economic growth data reduced expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in the next few months. U.S. gross domestic product increased at a 1.2... Read more
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The Auto Channel
TrueCar: July 2016 US Auto Sales Slows Consumerto “Brexit” and the outcome of the U.S. presidential election in November have
TrueCar: July 2016 US Auto Sales Slows Consumer
The Auto Channel / Posted 29 days ago
to “Brexit” and the outcome of the U.S. presidential election in November have perhaps taken a bit of a backseat. Yet the U.S. Fed remains cautious before possibly making an adjustment to the Federal Funds Rate. Overall, we remain optimistic that... Read more

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