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Oct 17, 2019 - 11:13:51 PDT

Why The Measure Of "Savings" Is Entirely Wrong

The problem today is not that people are not “saving more money,” they are just spending less as weak wage growth, an inability to access additional leverage, and a need to maintain debt service restricts spending...

Oct 17, 2019 - 11:09:47 PDT

Japan Extends Lead On China as Top Foreign Holder of Treasuries

Japan remained the biggest foreign owner of U.S. Treasuries in August as China’s holdings continued to drop.

Oct 17, 2019 - 11:03:11 PDT

Profit Warnings Plague Corporate China as Economy Worsens

After a bleak first half for corporate earnings in China, the current reporting season is bringing more grim news.About 44% of more than 1,200 firms that have given profit guidance for the third quarter predicted worse earnings than from a year earlier,...

Oct 17, 2019 - 10:58:11 PDT

America 2020 Through 2040...The Era Of The 80+ Year-Old

The implication for future employment is a drastic 70% deceleration of potential employment growth over the next two decades.

Oct 17, 2019 - 10:56:36 PDT

California Is in Big Trouble Again

Ten to 15 years ago, pundits liked to speculate that California was on the verge of becoming a failed state.

Oct 17, 2019 - 08:35:06 PDT

Negative Interest Rates Can Boost the Economy, Fed Paper Says

A recession could theoretically prompt the Fed to eventually send rates into negative territory.

Oct 17, 2019 - 08:12:47 PDT

A Former Credit Suisse Banker Kept $45 Million in Bribes Hidden

Ex-Credit Suisse banker Andrew Pearse told a Brooklyn, New York jury Wednesday he hid $45 million in bribes for helping Mozambican businesses secure $2 bi...

Oct 17, 2019 - 07:55:57 PDT

Federal Debt Up $1.2 Trillion in FY 2019

The federal debt increased by $1,203,343,570,253.55 in fiscal 2019, according to data released by the U.S. Treasury Department. Borrowed $9,432 Per U.S. Household

Oct 17, 2019 - 07:08:25 PDT

Gold Prices Bounce as Investors Weigh Tentative Brexit Pact

Brett uncertainty, weak U.S. economic data support haven buying...

Oct 17, 2019 - 06:49:04 PDT

US Industrial Production Shrinks YoY For First Time Since Trump Elected

...US manufacturing output contracted 0.5% MoM in September (worse than the 0.3% decline expected), likely depressed by an autoworkers’ strike at GM, sluggish global demand, and the trade war.

Oct 17, 2019 - 06:05:59 PDT

Fed Injects $104.2BN Via Overnight, Term Repos "Not A QE"

Why are banks so scared of lending money to each other - now that JPM's previously discussed reticence is also spreading to smaller banks - and choose to park their money with the Fed instead?  What do they know that we don't.

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:56:55 PDT

Housing Starts, Permits Plunge In September

The report reflects some cooling as starts pull back from the best pace since 2007 the prior month.

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:54:14 PDT

German Government Cuts 2020 Growth Forecast as Slowdown Persists

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government cut its 2020 growth forecast as Europe’s biggest economy expects the pinch from waning global demand...

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:30:36 PDT

IMF: The World's Financial System Is Even More Destructive Than in 2008

The Telegraph: The world’s financial system is more stretched, unstable, and dangerous than it was on the eve of the Lehman crisis.

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:27:41 PDT

The Greatest U.S. Dollar Squeeze is ‘Loading’

According to some analysts the trade war is a distraction from what's actually going on, which is a U.S. Dollar shortage globally.

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:25:04 PDT

The World Is Slowing Like in 2008, but Without the Collective Response

India’s Finance Minister warned about a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis in the face of a global economic slowdown, saying that governments had yet to find a synchronized “planned” response to a pullback in major economies.

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:13:21 PDT

'Addiction' to Cheap Money Will Do 'Tremendous Damage' to Global Economy

Central banks around the world are increasingly lowering rates, or moving to negative rates, and analysts warn this could damage the global economy.

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:10:20 PDT

The Federal Reserve Could Soon Pause in Its Latest Rate Cutting Cycle

Depending on economic data and developments in trade talks, the pause could happen at, or more likely, after the Oct. 29-30 meeting.

Oct 17, 2019 - 05:06:38 PDT

Dollar Pinned near One-Month Lows on Weak Data

The dollar held near a one-month low against its rivals on Thursday as weak data...

Oct 17, 2019 - 04:57:41 PDT

Norway's Currency Weakens to Record Low Against Euro

Some analysts blame the currency’s recent weakness on global trade jitters, while others said the speed and magnitude of the drop were hard to explain.


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