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January 22, 2015 Thought Leaders at Davos See Opportunities in 2015Source: Time
A number of pressing crises loom over this year’s World Economic Forum annual meeting currently taking place in Davos—including the tumbling price of oil, an upcoming election in Greece that could deliver a blow to a still...
January 22, 2015 OPEC, oil companies clash at Davos over price collapseSource: Reuters
OPEC defended on Wednesday its decision not to intervene to halt the oil price collapse, shrugging off warnings by top energy firms that the cartel's policy could lead to a huge supply shortage as investments dry up.
January 21, 2015 Is Dollar Next? Investors Reassess After Swiss Shock: CurrenciesSource: Bloomberg
After Switzerland shocked markets by scrapping its currency cap, investors are beginning to ask whether a policy surprise may be lurking for the dollar, too.
January 21, 2015 Forget the Davos Joke. Last Year's Predictions Turned Out RightSource: BusinessWeek
An evergreen joke among speakers at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos warns against making predictions. Whatever you say, the punchline goes, will be proven wrong.
Source: CNN Money
Sorry China, but it's time to step aside. By next year, India could be the world's fastest-growing large economy. That's the view of a growing number of economists, many of whom think China's economy will continue to slow this...
January 21, 2015 Davos Billionaires Predict Low Interest Rates, TerrorismSource: Bloomberg
Billionaires gathering at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting this week in Davos, Switzerland, are worried about global terrorism, oil prices and Vladimir Putin’s stance on Ukraine. The one thing they agree on is that the...
January 19, 2015 Oil Declines as Yen Gains While Swiss Stocks ReboundSource: BusinessWeek
Oil fell after Iraq said it’s producing a record amount of crude. Swiss stocks rebounded from a one-year low, while Chinese shares tumbled the most in six years as regulators cracked down on margin lending and the yen...
January 19, 2015 Euro Back in Davos Focus as ECB Stimulus Then Greek Elections LoomSource: Bloomberg
The euro-area economy is back in the cross-hairs of investors. It’s a familiar place for the currency bloc, which spent the past five years struggling for growth, the faith of investors and even its very existence. The latest...
January 16, 2015 Oil prices rise as IEA says signs of market 'tide will turn'Source: Reuters
Brent crude oil futures rose above $49 a barrel on Friday as the IEA said the tide of recent price slumps may turn, although analysts said a strong rebound anytime soon was unlikely as global output continues to outweigh demand.
January 14, 2015 Commodities Slide to 12-Year Low; Stocks Fall, Bonds RiseSource: Bloomberg
Copper led commodities to a 12-year low, mining companies dragged stocks lower and currencies from raw-materials exporters weakened as concern deepened slowing global growth will curb demand. The yen gained with government bonds.
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