Oct 10, 2019 - The UK economy expanded in three months to August for the second consecutive time suggesting that it is on the course to avoid a recession ahead of Brexit.
Rolling three-month gross domestic product growth increased to 0.3 percent from 0.1 percent in three months to July, data published by the Office for National Statistics showed Thursday. This was also faster than the expected 0.1 percent rise.
Oct 09, 2019 - ING's near-term earnings prospects are withering in the face of ongoing spread pressures in Europe, particularly as swap rates go even more negative. Loan growth is ING's best chance of offsetting spr
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Sep 19, 2019 - Norway's central bank raised its key interest rate in September, while it was expected to leave it unchanged after policymakers pointed to growing uncertainty in August due to the worsening global risk outlook. After the Executive Board of the Norges Bank raised the key interest rate by 25 basis points to 1.50 percent on Thursday, the bank signaled that there are unlikely to be more hikes in the
Sep 19, 2019 - A key worry for some is whether libra competes with sovereign currencies like the dollar.
Jun 13, 2019 -
Shawn Jefferson has officially hopped on the Sam Darnold Bandwagon.
The Jets wide receivers coach delivered an R-rated assessment of Gang Green’s young quarterback on the final day of OTAs that should make fans downright giddy.
“Excuse my French when I say this, but he’s a f--ing dude,” Jefferson...
Jun 12, 2019 - ING is reported to have ended talks with Commerzbank about a merger.This is a major missed opportunity since, with Commerzbank trading at just 0.23x P/TNAV, the financial case for proceeding is extrem
Jun 06, 2019 -
America is a work in progress, forever striving to become the more perfect Union promised in its founding document. To that end, we must acknowledge and correct cases where rigid traditions, petty cruelties or base fears have gotten the better of our better angels.
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Jun 03, 2019 - The world may be underestimating the risk posed by an escalating US-China trade war, which actually has the potential to lead the global economy into a recession in less than a year, Morgan Stanley warned. The global economy could slip into recession in nine months if the Donald Trump administration pushes ahead with a 25 percent hike tariffs on the final US$300 billion of Chinese imports.
May 31, 2019 - China's manufacturing activity declined in May for the first time in three months as new orders, employment and inventories shrunk, suggesting that the escalating trade tensions have started to hurt the sector. The official Purchasing Managers Index, or PMI, for the manufacturing sector fell to 49.4 from 50.1 in April, survey data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed on Friday.