Economy & Bondsrss

World's Central Banks Plan for U.K. 'Brexit'

As campaigning in Britain's referendum on European Union membership enters its final week, central banks cooperate to prevent financial panic if the 'leave' camp prevails.

06/16/16 - 06:04 AM EDT

Chicago Fed's Evans Makes Case for Delay in Rate Rise

The Federal Open Market Committee is expected to make an incremental rate increase at its June meeting.

06/03/16 - 05:53 AM EDT

Travis Kalanick and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week

Travis Kalanick and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week

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George Clooney made a billion-dollar deal on tequila and Travis Kalanick had the worst week on Wall Street.

06/26/17 - 04:12 PM EDT

The Odds of a U.S. Recession Are Dangerously Low -- Is Anyone Thinking About the Worst?

The Odds of a U.S. Recession Are Dangerously Low -- Is Anyone Thinking About the Worst?

The odds of a recession occurring during the next 12 months are nearly nonexistent.

06/24/17 - 01:00 AM EDT

This General Electric Business Is a Cash Cow That Investors Have Almost Forgotten About

This General Electric Business Is a Cash Cow That Investors Have Almost Forgotten About

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Making planes is lucrative.

06/15/17 - 11:30 PM EDT

Activists Don't Just Go After 'Loser Companies,' Plus Cramer's Top Takeaways From CorpGov 2017

Activists Don't Just Go After 'Loser Companies,' Plus Cramer's Top Takeaways From CorpGov 2017

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Jim Cramer and a panel of experts discuss the relationship between activists investors and senior management.

06/11/17 - 01:00 PM EDT

If You Believe What's Happening to Small Businesses, the U.S. Economy Could Soon Shock Some People

If You Believe What's Happening to Small Businesses, the U.S. Economy Could Soon Shock Some People

Small businesses in the U.S. are borrowing at a slower pace, new data reveals.

06/01/17 - 07:00 PM EDT

Here Comes More Interest Rate Hikes from the Fed - So Far, the Markets Couldn't Care Less

Here Comes More Interest Rate Hikes from the Fed - So Far, the Markets Couldn't Care Less

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Several Fed officials sounded rather hawkish on Tuesday.

05/31/17 - 10:47 AM EDT

Trading Strategies: Why the Fed Can't Save the Dollar

Trading Strategies: Why the Fed Can't Save the Dollar

Central banks around the world are tightening in concert with the FOMC.

04/07/17 - 09:49 AM EDT

Pai to Lay Out Plans for FCC on Wednesday

Pai to Lay Out Plans for FCC on Wednesday

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Ajit Pai, the new chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, promised to return the U.S. to 'the light-touch approach' of regulating broadband.

03/05/17 - 07:30 PM EST

After Starboard Agitation, Perrigo Sells MS Drug Royalties for Up to $2.85B

After Starboard Agitation, Perrigo Sells MS Drug Royalties for Up to $2.85B

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Perrigo also said it will review its API business, which provides differentiated active pharmaceutical ingredients and finished dosage forms for the branded and generic industries.

02/27/17 - 09:22 PM EST

Currencies: Trump's Tweeting Likely to Pressure Dollar in February

Currencies: Trump's Tweeting Likely to Pressure Dollar in February

It used to be that when America sneezed, the world would catch cold. Today, it's when Trump Tweets, the world catches its breath.

02/01/17 - 06:03 AM EST