Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News & Updates
April 10, 2015 European stocks climb to record highSource: The Independent
The biggest three-day jump since January sent European stocks to an all-time high
In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, Keith Higgins was certain: Banks weren't to blame. Higgins, a top attorney at prominent law firm Ropes & Gray LLP, was chairman of an American Bar Association committee on securities...
April 9, 2015 The bond 'flash crash'? Jamie Dimon says that kind of thing happens 'once in every 3 billion years or so' (JPM)Source: PressMentor
The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell by 34 basis points in just a few minutes, plunging from around 2.2% to 1.86%. This was a violent and abrupt move, and regulators are still trying to unpack exactly what happened.
April 9, 2015 CalPERS staff: Don’t sell coal stocksSource: The Sacramento Bee
CalPERS’ investment staff said Wednesday the big pension fund should hold onto its coal investments, despite proposed legislation by the leader of the state Senate that would pressure CalPERS and CalSTRS to unload their...
Source: Washington Post
Members of the Federal Reserve’s open market committee were divided at the mid-March meeting over whether to raise interest rates in June or whether to wait a bit longer, but they remained united in their expectations that they...
April 9, 2015 Moody’s upgrades India’s sovereign ratings outlookSource: Livemint
New Delhi: Rating agency Moody’s Investors Service on Thursday gave a much-needed booster to the Narendra Modi government ahead of the prime minister’s visit to France, Germany and Canada by revising India’s sovereign credit...
April 8, 2015 Shake Harvard free of oil stock
The Boston Globe - Bill McKibben, a graduate of Harvard University, is founder of îthe climate groupî 350.org and the Schumann distinguished scholar in environmental studies at Middlebury College. > 2553
Source: LA Times
An ongoing glut of crude oil will give U.S. drivers this summer the lowest seasonal gasoline prices in six years, the government predicts...
April 8, 2015 Saudi Arabia crude output at record high in MarchSource: MarketWatch
Saudi Arabia raised its crude output to 10.3 million barrels a day in March, its oil minister Ali al-Naimi said, signalling an unexpected strong demand from its customers
Ray Dalio’s dire view on Europe is paying off. His Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, climbed about 14 percent this year through March in one of its strategies, according to a person familiar with the matter....
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|