Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News & Updates
November 12, 2015 Oil slides 3 percent; hits 2-1/2-mth low on U.S. stockpile, Iraqi supplySource: Reuters
Oil prices fell about 3 percent on Wednesday, hitting August lows, on worries U.S. crude inventories were piling up and Iraq was bringing on more supply that would intensify OPEC's fight for market share.
Executives are less likely to agree to fix errors in financial statements when the bulk of their pay is incentive-based. That’s the conclusion of new research that casts doubt on the potential effectiveness of new compensation...
November 11, 2015 Cameron sets out demands for Britain to remain in the EUSource: EuroNews
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has formally launched efforts to reform the European Union so that Britain can remain within the bloc.
November 11, 2015 Fed's Williams says 'very strong case' to raise rates next monthSource: USA Today
San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams said Tuesday there's a "very strong case" for the Fed to raise interest rates next month if the economy continues to improve and policymakers are confident that inflation will...
November 10, 2015 Upbeat Rosengren points to December Fed rate hikeSource: Reuters
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. - Another Federal Reserve official pointed to December as an appropriate time to begin raising U.S. interest rates, as Eric Rosengren said on Monday there has been "real improvement" in the economy of late with...
November 10, 2015 Dollar climbs toward seven-month highs, bolstered by Fed-hike betsSource: Reuters
The dollar inched up towards a seven-month peak against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday, bolstered by widening rate differentials in favour of U.S. Treasuries on expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates...
November 10, 2015 Wall St. indexes drop 1 percent as rate hike loomsSource: Reuters
The S&P 500 index suffered its worst loss in six weeks on Monday as Wall Street braced for an interest-rate hike and fretted about weak Chinese trade data. Read more at...
November 10, 2015 Did Peoples Gas mislead regulators? Attorney general wants a probeSource: Crain's
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan wants state utility regulators to probe whether executives withheld information from them on the skyrocketing costs of replacing Chicago's aging gas mains in order to gain approval of the...
November 10, 2015 China, Mideast Gas Use to Overtake Europe by 2035, IEA SaysSource: Bloomberg
China and the Middle East, spurred by lower prices and ample supply, will drive global natural gas demand growth in the next 25 years as consumption in Europe fails to recover to peak levels seen in 2010, according to the...
November 10, 2015 Oil steady after IEA sees sharp decline in investmentSource: Reuters
Oil prices were steady on Tuesday after the International Energy Agency noted unprecedented declines in investment, though gains were limited as the overall picture of a market in glut remains.
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|