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In addition to its crackdown on cash,* India stepped up its attack on gold.* The aim is to cut down on gold imports.* India does that in a roundabout.. Zero Hedge
*World’s Largest Hedge Fund Bridgewater Buys $68 Million of Gold ETF*
* **- World’s largest hedge fund Bridgewater buys $68 million of gold ETF in Q2
- Investors poured $870 million into SPDR.. Zero Hedge
Geek.com has reported that Netflix co-founder Mitch Lowe must really want people to go out to movies again. After acquiring MoviePass last year, Lowe is introducing a subscription price that might.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Aug.16 -- President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter Wednesday that Kim Jong Un made a "very wise" decision to hold off on a missile strike near Guam. Bloomberg's Marty Schenker reports on "Bloomberg.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Aug.16 -- Shawn Golhar, head of public policy research at Barclays Capital, and Chris Watling, chief executive officer and chief market strategist at Longview Economics, discuss the political and.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Aug.16 -- Amazon.com Inc. sold $16 billion of unsecured bonds in seven parts to finance the deal that will allow it to acquire Whole Foods Inc. Bloomberg Intelligence's Noel Hebert reports on.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Aug.16 -- Rep. Bill Pascrell, a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and a Democrat from New Jersey, discusses President Donald Trump's response to violence that took place this past weekend in.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
Tencent Holdings has reported a 70 per cent jump in its second-quarter profit, as its wildly popular made-for-smartphone games including Honour of Kings helped it record more revenue from mobile.. S.China Morning Post
European markets continued their risk-on trend in early trading, rising to the highest in over a week and rallying from the open led by mining stocks as industrial metals spike higher after zinc.. Zero Hedge
While the stock market was taking it on the chin late last week, hidden machinations were already underway to save it from further pain.
On Friday, as the S&P 500 was completing a 1.6% skid over.. Business Insider
Since taking the central bank’s reins in December 2002 ... Zhou [People’s Bank of China Governor Zhou Xiaochuan] has steered the nation through global crises, overhauled monetary policy tools,.. S.China Morning Post
Just yesterday morning, we said that with the Euro rising as much as it has in recent months (or is that the dollar tumbling), the ECB's next move could - or should - be to *talk down *the common.. Zero Hedge
Having previously lost Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier from the president’s manufacturing council, followed by Under Armour’s Kevin Plank and Intel Corp.’s Brian Krzanich, who both also said on Monday.. Zero Hedge
· *Goldman Sachs has hired a top Silicon Valley executive to help attract tech talent.*
· *Wall Street firms are digitizing their offerings and are competing with tech giants for engineering.. Business Insider
WTI slipped back to almost a $46 handle today before bouncing modestly into the close ahead of tonight's API report, with all bullish eyes hoping last week's surprise gasoline build was a 'blip'. *API.. Zero Hedge
Oh the irony - as *bulls celebrate the best jump in retail sales *since 2016, the scene for retailer stocks is an* utter bloodbath*...
Earlier today, US Retail Sales in* July rebounded dramatically.. Zero Hedge
For what won't be the first or last time, a Netflix exec has completely changed the game. Starting Tuesday, MoviePass, an established app where users can see unlimited movies for a flat monthly rate,.. Mashable
Ousted Uber Technologies Inc. CEO Travis Kalanick has asked a Delaware judge to allow a lawsuit brought against him by the venture capital firm Benchmark Capital to be heard in private arbitration, as.. bizjournals
Oakland-based Pandora Media said Monday that it had hired Sling TV head Roger Lynch as its new CEO, making him the company's fourth chief since 2015 as the company struggles to reinvent itself and.. bizjournals
Papa John's wants to be thought of as a tech company — not a traditional restaurant chain.
"We’re much more close, I would argue, to Amazon than we are to a brick-and-mortar restaurant,".. Business Insider
*Treasury yields have erased the knee-jerk losses from retail sales, Nasdaq is now tumbling, and gold is bouncing*...
This is not the market we saw yesterday that was relieved that the world had not.. Zero Hedge
Netflix cofounder Mitch Lowe has a radical new business model for his startup MoviePass.
For just $10 a month, Lowe's company will allow its subscribers to see up to one movie a day in any U.S... Business Insider
A day after US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford promised him that the US would exhaust all diplomatic options, including another round of UN sanctions, before resorting to a “military.. Zero Hedge