5 key factors for the markets on Friday
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Friday, February 1:
1. Wage inflation in focus for employment report
Focus on Friday’s economic calendar will center...
The World Gold Council published its gold-market outlook for 2018. Will gold continue its January rally or should we expect declines?
Solid Gold’s Performance in 2017
The World Gold Council begins its report with a short summary of 2017. The organization points out that gold performed relatively well, given the fact that the global...
FILE PHOTO: The air cleaner of a Harley Davidson motorcycle is seen in Singapore
By David Shepardson
WASHINGTON - Ten U.S. states and the District of Columbia said Thursday they are challenging a decision by the Trump administration to drop a requirement that Harley-Davidson Inc (N:HOG) spend $3 million to...USA News
A bitcoin logo sits on a LL 1800W power unit supplying cryptocurrency mining machines at the SberBit mining 'hotel' in Moscow, Russia, on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. Futureson the worlds most popular cryptocurrency surged as much as 26 percent in their debut session on Cboe Global Markets Inc.'s exchange, triggering two temporary trading...USA News
Canada PM: doesn't think Trump will pull U.S. out of NAFTA
By David Ljunggren
OTTAWA - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in an interview he does not think U.S. President Donald Trump will pull out of NAFTA, despite differences over how to update the trade pact, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp said on...USA News
Crypto Exchange Bitfinex, Tether Are Said Subpoenaed by CFTC
U.S. regulators are scrutinizing one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges as questions mount over a digital token linked to its backers.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission sent subpoenas on Dec. 6 to virtual-currency venue Bitfinex and Tether, a...USA News
5 key factors for the markets on Wednesday
- Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Wednesday, January 31:
1. Fed rate decision on tap in last with Yellen as chair
The Federal Reserve is not expected to take action on interest rates at the conclusion of its two-day policy meeting at 2:00PM ET...USA News
When the post-financial crisis world was introduced to bitcoin, it was initially regarded as more of an intellectual curiosity than anything else. Few could have predicted that bitcoin might one day capture the hearts and minds of retail investors in virtually every location on the planet, but by the same token, those who...USA News
Tether (USDT), a dollar-pegged, blockchain-based cryptocurrency and crypto platformthat claims extreme transparency as one of its benefits, has been grabbing headlinesover recent days after it has come to light that Tether's relationship with their auditing firm Friedman LLP has been terminated. The firm had been working on an audit...USA News
FILE PHOTO: Customers approach the Wells Fargo & Co. bank in downtown Denver
NEW YORK - U.S. pensions are expected to shift more money into bonds and out of equities to rebalance their holdings at month-end in the wake of strong gains in the stock market in January, Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) strategists said...