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*Do you feel something is wrong with the United States and the global economy? *Despite a respectable recovery and low unemployment, many people.. Zero Hedge
Unveiling detailed rules to curb an unruly peer-to-peer lending sector and intervening in its money markets, China took aggressive steps on Wednesday to head off signs of growing risks in its financial.. Source: Wochit Business -
August 24 -- A measure of global foreign-currency volatility matched its highest level in almost a month as traders speculated that Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s speech in two days may give.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
August 24 -- Emerging-market assets declined on concern Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will signal the U.S. central bank is still determined to raise interest rates this year. Yellen is due to.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
August 24 -- September will be important for many of the world’s central bankers this week when Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen speaks Friday in Jackson Hole, as near zero or negative policy rates.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Aug. 24 -- Ashraf Laidi, chief executive officer at Intermarket Strategy, discusses the expectations from Janet Yellen in Jackson Hole, the outlook for the U.S. dollar, which G-10 currency will be most.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
The Bank of England flexed its muscles in the bond market today, sending prices down and easing the pressure on the scramble for yield.
In it's final bond-buying mission of the week, the Bank bought.. City A.M.
With volatility plumbing multi-decade lows, traders across all asset classes are starved for volatility, not just in equities and bonds, but also across FX crosses. There is no assurance that Yellen's.. Zero Hedge
Rising rents are a headache for Londoners who can't afford to put down a deposit on a home - but price increases are actually larger outside the capital.
According to data from the Office of.. City A.M.
In yet another volatile session, the BSE Sensex settled nearly 70 points higher on Wednesday, breaching the 28,000-level on mild buying in pharma, IT and PSU counters, but broader market sentiment.. DNA Also reported by •Reuters India
SEOUL, South Korea -- Global stock markets were subdued and the price of oil fell Wednesday as investors awaited fresh cues from the U.S. Federal Reserve on the outlook for interest rates in the.. Newsday
Jim Grant is "very bullish on gold" due to deepening concerns of a crash in sovereign debt. The monetary historian and expert, financial journalist and editor of the investment newsletter 'Grant’s.. Zero Hedge
U.S. stock-index futures were little changed as investors awaited Friday’s speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen for clues on the trajectory of interest rates. S&P 500 Index futures due in.. WorldNews
In a rerun of yesterday's overnight session, European indexes trade higher while US index futures were modestly in the green, set to propel the S&P 500 to new all time highs. Emerging Market dropped.. Zero Hedge
The world’s biggest advertising group said there was a ‘limited likelihood’ of global negative growth, but warned that the UK might be heading towards recession following Brexit. MailOnline Also reported by •thisismoney.co.uk
Lloyds boss Antonio Horta-Osorio has issued an apology to his staff after an alleged tryst with Russell Group boss Dr Wendy Platt.
Sky News reported last night that Horta-Osorio was preparing to.. City A.M.
EQS-News / 24/08/2016 / 16:20 UTC+8For Immediate Release
*R&F Properties* *Announces Interim Results 2016*
*Revenue and Net Profit up by 76% and 43% *
*to RMB22.39 Billion and RMB2.424.. EQS Group
Asian stocks meander as investors await Fed speech; Oil down SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks meandered Wednesday as investors awaited fresh cues from Federal Reserve on the outlook for.. SeattlePI.com Also reported by •Seattle Times •ajc.com