Argentinian Peso Fall May Have Silver Lining
September 26 2014 6:09 AM
The decline of the Argentinian peso versus the dollar could have a silver lining for Argentinian farmers and exporters.
Bitcoin Promoter Will Plead Guilty In Silk Road Case
August 29 2014 7:46 PM
Charlie Shrem will admit unlicensed money transmission, his lawyer says.
Janet Yellen's Jackson Hole Speech As A Word Cloud
August 22 2014 10:44 AM
Here's a word cloud generated from the text of Fed Chair's speech.
UK Aims For Central Role In Bitcoin Trading
August 06 2014 12:18 PM
The Treasury report expected this fall will highlight benefits and downsides associated with bitcoin and other digital currencies.
A Tale Of Two Nigerias
July 31 2014 2:59 PM
Now the largest economy in Africa, Nigeria's lasting progress is only discouraged by Boko Haram's pervasive violence.
Foreigners Can Soon Buy Saudi Stock, But With Restrictions
July 22 2014 9:29 AM
The biggest stock market in the Middle East is one of the few that's remained closed to foreign investment.
New Sanctions Cause Russian Shares And Ruble To Tumble
July 17 2014 5:17 AM
The new U.S. sanctions effectively shut off medium- and longer-term dollar funding for companies close to Vladimir Putin.
Is The IRS Really Driving Americans To Renounce Citizenship?
July 15 2014 11:39 AM
A recent poll shows more American expats are thinking about renouncing citizenship to avoid harsh new tax laws.
What Do Greenpeace And JPMorgan Chase Have In Common?
July 15 2014 9:27 AM
“Every indication is, this was done with the best of intentions but not the best of judgment.”
ECB's New Program To Lend Nearly $1 Trillion To Private Sector: Survey
July 14 2014 7:39 AM
The targeted lending program, which was announced in June, is expected to disburse the first round of funds in September.
Bitcoin Exchange Raided By French Authorities
July 09 2014 10:31 AM
The crypto-currency is legal to trade in Europe, but operating an unregistered bitcoin exchange is not.
China Says It Will Expedite Exchange-Rate Reform
July 09 2014 6:18 AM
Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang spoke at the Strategic Economic Dialogue between China and the U.S. in Beijing.
'Bitcoin Bowl' Deal Gives BitPay Acess To 100 Million US Homes
June 18 2014 4:27 PM
Bitcoin interests will get a previously unimaginable marketing opportunity when two college football teams kick off the 'Bitcoin Bowl.'
Chinese Yuan Posts Biggest Gain In 2.5 Years
June 16 2014 12:14 AM
China posted a $35.9 billion trade surplus in May.
India's SEBI Bans Hong Kong Hedge Fund Over Insider-Trading Charges
June 06 2014 3:09 AM
SEBI is also considering investigating the Indian arm of Credit Suisse, which brokered the transaction.
China Flexes In South China Sea, Sinks Vietnamese Fishing Vessel
May 26 2014 9:42 PM
Ten fishermen were on board.
Bitcoin's Latest Controversy: A Former Disney Child Star's Ascent
May 16 2014 7:44 AM
Members were unhappy that Brock Pierce, a controversial actor and former Disney child star, was named as a director.
US Yet Again Urges China To Reduce Yuan Control, Trade Barriers
May 13 2014 7:16 AM
U.S. manufacturers have repeatedly complained that China holds down the yuan's value, giving an unfair advantage to Chinese exporters.
Xi Jinping: China Must Embrace 'New Normal' As Growth Slows
May 12 2014 4:30 AM
In the previous quarter, China's trade fell by 0.5 percent while its economic growth slowed to 7.4 percent.
Euro Suffers Greatest Dip In Weeks
May 10 2014 11:14 AM
German exports also fell 1.8 percent on the month, while imports declined 0.9% from February.