A heavily divided Federal Reserve left short-term interest rates unchanged but said the case for a rate increase "has strengthened", in a strong signal that a move is likely before the end of the year … Three out of 10 of the US central bank'
Monetarists Are Out of Ideas … Steve Williamson of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis for the past three years or so has been trying to convince the macroeconomics world to consider a bold new theory -- that central bank policy works in reverse
Monte Paschi Rescue On The Rocks: Regulators Now "Expect Bank To Ask Italy For Bailout"
The Bank For International Settlements Warns That A Major Debt Meltdown In China Is Imminent
A lot of the benefits of trade are counterintuitive. A rule of politics is that the more that the right public policy is counterintuitive, the greater the opportunity for demagogues to get elected by advocating the wrong policy.
Slate is ecstatic over the latest economic news, believing that the US is on the road to recovery. This is incorrect, though. The US and the world are on the way to the largest economic disaster ever faced.
Zero Hedge reports Two months after Bernanke's unexpected trip to Japan failed to unleash the "helicopter money" many expected his visit to the BOJ would deliver, Bernanke is back with another shocking policy appeal, this time not as a result of a tr
The efforts of grass-roots 'deniers' is paying off in Switzerland. When people see through the scam of climate change and green economy, they will naturally reject it; this is exactly why Technocrats want to clamp down on free speech around the w
OBLITERATE THE GLOBAL ECONOMY . Lana Clements for Express UK reports A PERFECT market storm is brewing and it's going to leave economic carnage in its wake, a finance expert has warned. Investors should prepare for world stock markets to sink by
Investor Jim Rogers has some sobering words on the future of the global economy. Even though the leading oil producers are working on price stabilisation, he warns another significant economic crash could be on the cards within a couple of years.
A giant problem The rise of the corporate colossus threatens both competition and the legitimacy of business … DISRUPTION may be the buzzword in boardrooms, but the most striking feature of business today is not the overturning of the established
In a repeat of what we said in our market wrap this morning, namely that the market's attention is transfixed on two things:
BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Multinational companies should refrain from tax-avoidance practices and pay their fair share, the head of euro zone finance ministers said on Saturday in a new endorsement of the European Union's fight against tax-dodging.
- How The Bank Of Japan May Be About To Unleash A Global Selloff
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Is it time to "civilize capitalism"? That's what Malcolm Turnbull, Australia's prime minister says. Turnbull was chairman and managing director of Goldman Sachs Australia (1997-2001) and a partner with Goldman Sachs and Co (1998-2001).
Sara Nassura for the Washington Journal reports Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to cut thousands of back office positions around the country, a sign that the retailer's effort to make its cavernous stores more efficient is also changing the face of its
Famed commodities investor Jim Rogers thinks the market is in the process of detecting the next big crisis and is still "frightened" by Russia.
Shawn Perger is based in Vancouver Canada and has worked in the international financial markets for 30 years with a primary focus on mining. For the last 15 years, he has worked with mainly silver companies in corporate finance and communications ca