- Euro Zone Recovery Is Unsustainable: Report
June 18 2013 4:59 PM
A report by the Jerome Levy Forecasting Center says that the euro zone recovery will only last a few months.
- Why Calls In State Prisons Cost So Much
June 18 2013 3:13 PM
Phone companies in state jails give kickbacks to prisons and charge insane prices.
- Deloitte Banned From Consulting In New York For A Year
June 18 2013 3:11 PM
Major consultancy Deloitte has been banned from consulting in New York state temporarily, after an investigation found conflicts of interest.
- Fed Tapering: Winners & Losers
June 18 2013 2:33 PM
Which types of U.S. investors will gain when the Federal Reserve eventually tapers -- i.e., decreases -- its quantitative easing program?
- Did HSBC Rig Key Asia Interest Rate?
June 18 2013 11:16 AM
Maybe Hong Kong needs an Edward Snowden-type in its banks.
- Swiss Parliament - Tax Info Is Ours Alone
June 18 2013 9:21 AM
Swiss lawmakers have criticized U.S. attempts to elicit information on U.S. tax evaders as undermining Swiss sovereignty.
- May US Housing Starts Jump Unexpectedly
June 18 2013 8:41 AM
The rebound is being driven by low mortgage rates, an improving job market and adequate consumer confidence.
- Commerzbank Will Cut 10% Of Workforce: Sources
June 18 2013 8:15 AM
German bank Commerzbank has agreed on a level of job cuts crucial to an ambitious years-long restructuring, said negotiators.
- FOMC Preview: Tapering Is Not Tightening
June 18 2013 6:54 AM
Economists expect the Federal Reserve Wed. to continue, for the time being, its QE program of $85 billion in asset purchases per month.
- US Stock Futures Edge Higher Ahead Of Inflation, Housing Starts Data
June 18 2013 6:23 AM
U.S. stock index futures gain as markets await reports on inflation and housing starts.
- ECB Could Use Negative Deposit Rates To Aid EZ: Draghi
June 18 2013 6:17 AM
ECB's Mario Draghi said Tuesday that the bank may resort to unusual policy measures such as negative deposit rates to save the euro zone.
- German Sentiment, UK Inflation Up
June 18 2013 5:47 AM
Investor sentiment in Germany and the euro zone improved more than expected while inflation in the UK rebounded, data released on Tuesday show.
- Turkish Minister Furious At The Economist Magazine
June 17 2013 4:15 PM
EU Minister Egemen Bağiş had some choice words for the weekly British magazine.
- EU To Approve Significant Merger of NYSE, ICE
June 17 2013 12:57 PM
EU regulators look set to approve an $8.2 billion takeover of NYSE Euronext by Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).
- China's Latest Move To Boost Economic Confidence
June 17 2013 11:03 AM
Beijing bought shares in the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of China, China Construction Bank and Agricultural Bank of China.
- US Stock Futures Edge Higher Ahead Of Manufacturing Survey
June 17 2013 6:49 AM
Investors also had an ear for a hint of the U.S. Federal Reserve's likely monetary policy stance at its meeting Wednesday.
- Brazil On Track For Record IPO Haul In H1 Despite Slowing Growth
June 17 2013 5:16 AM
Brazil's IPO market is set for a record haul with companies tipped to raise $10.6 billion in public offerings despite weak economic growth.
- India's RBI Keeps Key Rates Unchanged
June 17 2013 1:24 AM
India's central bank left benchmark rates untouched on Monday as softening inflation is offset by currency and deficit concerns.
- Gold Prices Could Swing Upward Wildly: Analysts
June 14 2013 2:35 PM
Two top gold analysts predict that the price of gold could skyrocket by the end of 2013.
- IMF Cuts 2014 US Growth Outlook To 2.7% From 3.0%
June 14 2013 11:50 AM
The International Monetary Fund blamed the sequestration and deficit reduction for its lowered GDP outlook for the U.S.