Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News & Updates
Source: NY Times
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve on Wednesday moved to the verge of raising interest rates for the first time since the Great Recession, even as officials suggested that the Fed might not take that action until later this year.
BERLIN/WASHINGTON - The United States has urged countries to think twice before signing up to a new China-led Asian development bank that Washington sees as a rival to the World Bank, after Germany, France and Italy followed...
March 18, 2015 Why a Strong Dollar Isn't Good for the U.S. Economy - videoSource: Bloomberg
Bloomberg Intelligence's Carl Riccadonna discusses how a strong dollar impacts the U.S. economy with Bloomberg's Mark Crumpton on "Bottom Line." (Source: Bloomberg
March 18, 2015 The U.S. Economy Just Keeps Disappointing - text/videoSource: Bloomberg
The U.S. economy keeps disappointing. Last week, we reported on how the U.S. economy was the most disappointing major economy in the world based on the Bloomberg Economic Surprise Index, which measures incoming economic data...
March 18, 2015 Oil Drops to Six-Year Low as Dollar Swings Before FedSource: Bloomberg
Oil extended losses to a seventh day, heading toward a bear market, before U.S. stockpiles data, while the dollar fluctuated ahead of the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy decision. Chinese shares surged on bets the government...
March 18, 2015 Goldman Sachs Unit Eyes 10% Growth - videoSource: Bloomberg
Bloomberg’s Betty Liu reports on today’s top news stories. She speaks on “In The Loop.”
March 17, 2015 Oxford University Sidesteps Fossil Fuel Divestment DebateSource: Bloomberg
Oxford University refused to divest its 2 billion-pound ($3 billion) endowment from fossil fuel companies, though it left open the possibility of future action.
March 17, 2015 Socially responsible investment strategies come out on topSource: Financial Review
Plunging commodity prices and poor returns from the mining sector have helped the crop of local fund managers that market themselves under "socially responsible" or "ethical" banners beat the returns of their mainstream...
March 17, 2015 SEC's Admin Court Draws Fire From Every Angle
Law 360 - According to Jacob Frenkel of Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker PA, who represented îEgan-Jonesî îRatingsî Co. in a 2012 challenge to an SEC administrative action, that approach is...
March 17, 2015 Falling oil prices pull gasoline prices againSource: USA Today
Gasoline prices — which nearly dropped below $2 a gallon nationally in January before spiking almost 25% higher — could soon test multiyear lows again.
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|