What Should You Do With Your GE Bonds?

What Should You Do With Your GE Bonds?

What seem like very small changes in risk perception lead to relatively large changes in bond prices.

UK Prime Minister Theresa May Defends Brexit Deal in Defiant Parliament Address

UK Prime Minister Theresa May Defends Brexit Deal in Defiant Parliament Address

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May struck a defiant tone Thursday as she addressed lawmakers in Parliament following the resignation of two senior government officials, including her top Brexit negotiator, following a deal last night that sets out Britain's exit from the European Union.

Sterling Rises as British Prime Minister Moves Forward With Brexit Plan

Sterling Rises as British Prime Minister Moves Forward With Brexit Plan

Sterling gains after Prime Minister Theresa May said she had secured cabinet approval for her Brexit deal.

Germany & Japan Face Recession Risk as Export Powerhouses Feel Trade War Pinch

Germany & Japan Face Recession Risk as Export Powerhouses Feel Trade War Pinch

Growth in two of the world's biggest export economies ground to a halt last quarter, according to data published Wednesday, as slowing global trade and increasing uncertainty from the myriad disputes between President Donald Trump and leaders from Tokyo to Toronto puts the breaks on global growth.

Euro Slides as Italian Budget, British Brexit Weigh on Single Currency Prospects

Euro Slides as Italian Budget, British Brexit Weigh on Single Currency Prospects

The euro fell to the lowest level in more than sixteen months Monday as investors continue to bet against the region's growth prospects amid a budget standoff between Italy's populist government and European Union officials and the increasing threat of a so-called Hard Brexit from the bloc by the United Kingdom next year.

Federal Reserve Hawks Could Snuff Out November's $1 Trillion Stock Rally

Federal Reserve Hawks Could Snuff Out November's $1 Trillion Stock Rally

The November equity rally, which has added nearly a $1 trillion in market value for the S&P 500, could face its sternest test to date when the U.S. Federal Reserve publishes its policy statement later today in Washington as investors look for any suggestion of a change in next year's rate path.

What Is Fixed Income? How to Use It for Investing

What Is Fixed Income? How to Use It for Investing

Most people think about fixed income in terms of retirement. It's an investment strategy too, and one you should know about.

Trump's Tweets on the Economy May Be His BEST TWEETS EVER

Trump's Tweets on the Economy May Be His BEST TWEETS EVER

True fact: President Donald Trump has had one of the worst weeks of his presidency. Another true fact: As the November elections approach, confidence in the economy is running high among consumers and businesses.

Trump's Fed Bluster Likely Will Be Much Ado About Nothing

Trump's Fed Bluster Likely Will Be Much Ado About Nothing

The president's attempts to intimidate Jerome Powell probably won't impact Fed policy, with one possible exception.

Investing for Retirement? Consider Socially Responsible Investing

Investing for Retirement? Consider Socially Responsible Investing

Socially Responsible Investment (SRI), Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) investment, Impact Investing, can be a valuable tool in your retirement portfolio. What you need to know.