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  • Music for babies ... that doesn't suck

    Music for babies ... that doesn't suck

    The rift between Taylor Swift and Spotify shows just how tough the music business is right now.Streaming songs for a small cut just isn't as lucrative as selling an entire album.But there's one small record label that is still thriving in the digit…
    - 15 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Boo! These five stocks are scary

    Boo! These five stocks are scary

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.It's trick or treat time ... W…
    - 31 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • Pepsi to test homemade colas with SodaStream

    Pepsi to test homemade colas with SodaStream

    Want to make your own Sierra Mist at home? You soon may have the chance to do that.Pepsi (PEP) said on Friday that it will be working with do-it-yourself carbonated beverage company SodaStream (SODA) on a limited test of homemade Pepsi-branded sodas…
    - 24 Oct 14, 2:25pm -
  • All aboard! Railroad stocks soar on takeover talk

    All aboard! Railroad stocks soar on takeover talk

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Shares of big U.S. railroad CS…
    - 13 Oct 14, 1:16pm -
  • Nadella blunder worse than any of Ballmer's

    Nadella blunder worse than any of Ballmer's

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Los Angeles Clippers owner Ste…
    - 10 Oct 14, 1:47pm -
  • Zombie retailers: Sears, J.C. Penney plunge

    Zombie retailers: Sears, J.C. Penney plunge

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Sears and J.C. Penney are two…
    - 8 Oct 14, 4:02pm -
  • It's good to be a Dow dropout

    It's good to be a Dow dropout

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.There are only 30 stocks in th…
    - 6 Oct 14, 1:53pm -
  • Hack attacks = big $ for cybersecurity IPO

    Hack attacks = big $ for cybersecurity IPO

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.The Nasdaq was in blood red mo…
    - 25 Sep 14, 1:38pm -
  • Citizens is not the Alibaba of banking

    Citizens is not the Alibaba of banking

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.More U.S. consumers have proba…
    - 24 Sep 14, 4:15pm -
  • Ebola drug maker's stock soars

    Ebola drug maker's stock soars

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Sadly, there is still no cure…
    - 23 Sep 14, 1:26pm -

Forbes: Markets

Fortune: Finance

Huffington Post: US Money News

  • How To Create A Foundational Estate Plan
    Aol's BeOn group creates custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not exert editorial influence over the content, but may be organically integrated within content in an authentic manner that does no…
    - 13 Jan 16, 4:03pm -
  • How To Set A Budget And Live Within Your Means
    Aol's BeOn group creates custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not exert editorial influence over the content, but may be organically integrated within content in an authentic manner that does no…
    - 13 Jan 16, 3:54pm -
  • How To Plan For A Stress-Free Retirement
    Aol's BeOn group creates custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not exert editorial influence over the content, but may be organically integrated within content in an authentic manner that does no…
    - 13 Jan 16, 3:48pm -
  • 11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money In The New Year

    11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money In The New Year

    The New Year is an ideal time to reset your budget and get creative with ways to save money. By utilizing your trusty slow cooker, you'll get more bang for your buck, ultimately saving time and money in the short-and long-term. Not to mention, the de…
    - 11 Jan 16, 12:05am -
  • 5 Insights For Introverts Who Want To Thrive In The Workplace

    5 Insights For Introverts Who Want To Thrive In The Workplace

    Have a question for our Chief Revolutionary? Email us via the Contact Susan page. You can also ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskSusanCain. What tips do you have to prevent extroverts from dominating the conversation in business meetings? – Con…
    - 10 Sep 15, 2:29pm -
  • 5 Tips to Help Introverts Network On Their Own Terms

    5 Tips to Help Introverts Network On Their Own Terms

    It's always a delight to chat with the lovely Marie Forleo, and I really enjoyed this interview on MarieTV.I'd love to hear your thoughts: what networking tips spoke to you? What other tips might you have for your fellow community members? This…
    - 8 Sep 15, 4:34pm -
  • 3 Ways You'll Pay More If You Travel In The Summer

    3 Ways You'll Pay More If You Travel In The Summer

    Planning a big trip this summer? Prepare to pay. Airlines, hotels and car rental services hike up their prices in during the busy summer months, and the markups can seriously cost you. To help us decode summer travel rates, consumer spending analyst…
    - 24 Jul 15, 9:33am -
  • Total Overhaul: Chicago School Board Changes Leadership And Borrows Millions
    CHICAGO, July 22 (Reuters) - The Chicago Board of Education on Wednesday approved the sale of up to $1.16 billion of bonds for its cash-strapped school system as well as new leaders, according to a spokeswoman for the district. The…
    - 22 Jul 15, 5:41pm -
  • Which Is A Better Credit Card Reward: Travel Miles Or Cash Back?

    Which Is A Better Credit Card Reward: Travel Miles Or Cash Back?

    Not all credit card rewards are created equal, according to CBS MoneyWatch editor and Worth It... Not Worth It? It author Jack Otter. From travel miles to cash back, there are plenty of ways you can choose to make your money work for you, but are yo…
    - 21 Jul 15, 9:03am -
  • Chicago Public Schools Propose Selling $1.16 Billion In Bonds
    CHICAGO, July 20 (Reuters) - Chicago Public Schools on Monday proposed selling up to $1.16 billion of bonds despite the district's falling credit ratings, big budget deficit and lack of an approved plan to ease escalating pension costs.…
    - 20 Jul 15, 3:53pm -

RealClear Markets

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Reuters: Breakingviews

  • newBreakingviews TV: Facebook rattles investors

    Breakingviews TV: Facebook rattles investors

    Jen Saba and Rob Cox discuss why the social network took a dive amid increased scrutiny of its business and withdrawal of a plan to create zero-class stock.
    - 20 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 12:41pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Sprint finish?

    Breakingviews TV: Sprint finish?

    Rob Cyran and Richard Beales discuss the latest signs of a possible merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint, the third and fourth largest U.S. cellphone carriers, and what may – and may not – have changed since previous attempts.
    - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 1:04pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: SEC’s cyber failure

    Breakingviews TV: SEC’s cyber failure

    Sept 21 - Antony Currie and Gina Chon explain how the way the financial watchdog belatedly admitted it had been hacked sets a bad example for the public companies it oversees.
    - 5 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 12:58pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Toys R Fees

    Breakingviews TV: Toys R Fees

    Sept 20 - Lauren Silva Laughlin and Richard Beales unpack the bankruptcy of Toys R Us under a $5 billion debt load and explain why private-equity owners including KKR and Bain Capital have lost less than you might think.
    - 6 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 12:47pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Ready to Roku

    Breakingviews TV: Ready to Roku

    Jen Saba and Jeffrey Goldfarb talk about the TV-streaming device maker's upcoming IPO and why its $1.3 bln valuation target may be a little too lofty.
    - 7 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 12:42pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Missile merger

    Breakingviews TV: Missile merger

    Tom Buerkle and Richard Beales discuss Northrop Grumman’s $7.8 billion deal to buy Orbital ATK, and why part of the rationale is the tension created by North Korea’s saber-rattling missile tests.
    - 8 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 12:33pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Guns and poses

    Breakingviews TV: Guns and poses

    Donald Trump, a big supporter of the U.S. gun lobby, isn’t helping firearms makers’ stocks – in fact, quite the opposite. Rob Cox tells Richard Beales why, and what the National Rifle Association is doing about it.
    - 11 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 10:11am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Dalio in China moment

    Breakingviews TV: Dalio in China moment

    Chris Beddor explains why Bridgewater's billionaire boss lavishes effusive praise on a Chinese Communist Party Politburo bigwig in his new book on investing.
    - 12 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 10:06am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Apple's X marks spot

    Breakingviews TV: Apple's X marks spot

    Rob Cyran and Jeffrey Goldfarb run through the 10th anniversary iPhone's bells and whistles. The most interesting new feature, however, may be the price tag, which could affect Apple's bottom line.
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 12:38pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: SoFi’s uberproblem

    Breakingviews TV: SoFi’s uberproblem

    Antony Currie and Tom Buerkle discuss the resignation of founding CEO Mike Cagney over harassment allegations, which poses a threat to the online lender’s growth and listing prospects.
    - 14 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 12:40pm -

strategy+business: Finance

  • Finance and HR: The Executive Partnership That Transformed a Company

    Finance and HR: The Executive Partnership That Transformed a Company

    The relationship between a chief financial officer (CFO) and chief human resources officer (CHRO) can turn a company around. Between them, they control the major sources of capital available to a company: human, financial, and often information tech…
    - 64 days ago, 24 Jul 17, 1:00am -
  • Making Seamless E-Payments a Reality

    Making Seamless E-Payments a Reality

    Even at a time when e-commerce and digital currency are ubiquitous, retailers and banks are still struggling to design and adopt large-scale systems that allow seamless, frictionless electronic payments.
    - 71 days ago, 17 Jul 17, 1:00am -
  • Happy 50th Birthday, ATM

    Happy 50th Birthday, ATM

    Banking's greatest technological innovation offers timeless lessons in improving customer experience.
    - 91 days ago, 27 Jun 17, 1:00am -
  • Being Ready for a Crisis

    Being Ready for a Crisis

    The likelihood that your business will be hit by a highly threatening, unexpected event has never been higher. It might be an operational disruption, a cyber-breach, a terrorist attack, a major accident, a natural disaster, a crime, a pandemic, a fo…
    - 18 May 17, 1:00am -
  • Strategy Talk: The Real Reason Your Stock Price Is Lagging

    Strategy Talk: The Real Reason Your Stock Price Is Lagging

    Financial engineering won't fix a stagnant valuation.
    - 9 May 17, 1:00am -
  • Economic Cycles Cut Both Ways

    Economic Cycles Cut Both Ways

    It's easy to forget about the procyclicality of debt when basking in long upswings.
    - 2 May 17, 1:00am -
  • The Marriage of Tax and Strategy

    The Marriage of Tax and Strategy

    To meet the demands and disruptions of the future, executives should pull their company tax function out of its silo and integrate it into daily operations. Harnessing tax data is not just good for transparency and compliance; because it's a complet…
    - 27 Mar 17, 1:00am -
  • Strategy Talk: What's Wrong with Cross-Selling, Anyway?

    Strategy Talk: What's Wrong with Cross-Selling, Anyway?

    Your strategy should turn customers into "cross-buyers" of your products and services.
    - 21 Mar 17, 1:00am -
  • Who Will Insure Self-Driving Cars?

    Who Will Insure Self-Driving Cars?

    The first sector to be disrupted by connected-car technologies could be auto insurance. The overall safety improvements ushered in by self-driving technology will affect the insurance business long before fully autonomous vehicles reach the mainstre…
    - 6 Feb 17, 1:00am -
  • Why the Right Mix of Products, Customers, and Markets Is an Overlooked Profits Lever

    Why the Right Mix of Products, Customers, and Markets Is an Overlooked Profits Lever

    In this economic climate, executives are finding that the growth levers that have traditionally served them well -- boosting volume, pushing up prices, cutting costs, and investing in growth opportunities -- have grown less effective. One overlooked…
    - 24 Jan 17, 1:00am -

The Banker: Markets

  • Will climate change cause the next financial crisis?
    As extreme climate events become more frequent and governments ramp up their commitment to transitioning to lower carbon economies, are financial institutions prepared, or will their unaccounted-for climate risk lead to the next financial crisis? Sil…
    - 36 days ago, 21 Aug 17, 4:52am -
  • Russia plots a pensions revolution
    As Russia contemplates a restructuring of its creaking pensions system, investors expect a positive effect on the securities market with the introduction of private individual pension capital accounts. However, the market is still immature and many…
    - 36 days ago, 21 Aug 17, 3:48am -
  • Raiffeisen Bank International rides CEE rebound with AT1 debut
    The uptick in the fortunes of key central and eastern European economies has given a boost to Raiffeisen Bank International, which made its additional Tier 1 securities debut in June. David Wigan assesses the success of this move.
    - 46 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 4:38am -
  • Petrobras CEO looks beyond debt and scandal to a greener future
    The CEO of Brazil’s beleaguered state oil producer Petrobras, Pedro Parente, talks to Silvia Pavoni about the scandal-riven company's five-year plan to reduce its debts, how it is handling mounting environmental concerns, and what it is doing to…
    - 53 days ago, 4 Aug 17, 11:37am -
  • Removing the nuclear power project financing hurdles
    Nuclear power is slowly rising in popularity as an energy provider, but project financing challenges continue to stymie its development. Danielle Myles looks at how these problems can be overcome.
    - 54 days ago, 3 Aug 17, 1:25pm -
  • ECM pipeline builds as Spanish confidence grows
    Following the 2012 bailout of the Spanish banking system, investor trust in the country's financial institutions is on the up – giving a welcome boost to its equity capital markets. David Wigan reports.
    - 56 days ago, 1 Aug 17, 12:16pm -
  • Capital market buoyancy helps drive Spanish recovery

    - 56 days ago, 1 Aug 17, 12:12pm -
  • Islamic finance and the quest for common standards
    While enjoying massive success, Islamic finance has developed in a piecemeal fashion, with many warning that global standardisation is needed if it is to avoid fragmentation and successfully push into frontier markets. James King reports.
    - 71 days ago, 17 Jul 17, 4:55am -
  • Chinese outbound M&A: what comes after the boom?
    Chinese outbound M&A boomed in 2016, but then macroeconomic imbalances and a growth in potentially speculative investment sparked regulatory tightening to contain flows. So how is the market faring in 2017? Stefania Palma investigates.
    - 71 days ago, 17 Jul 17, 3:46am -
  • How the World Bank scored an SDG bond first
    The World Bank’s green bond issuance recently passed the $10bn milestone. Treasury capital markets director George Richardson explains to David Wigan how it is now spearheading other sustainable instruments.
    - 76 days ago, 12 Jul 17, 5:07am -

The Big Picture

  • newHow Can You Find the Best-Performing Stocks?

    How Can You Find the Best-Performing Stocks?

    So Few Market Winners, So Much Dead Weight Just 4 percent of publicly traded companies account for all of the gains. Bloomberg, September 26, 2017       I was intrigued by Jeff Sommer’s column in the Sunday New York Times business section with t…
    - 27 mins ago, 26 Sep 17, 8:30am -
  • new10 Tuesday AM Reads

    10 Tuesday AM Reads

    My two for Tuesday morning train reads: • The History of Sears Predicts Nearly Everything Amazon Is Doing (The Atlantic) • Dow 1,000,000 (Barron’s) • How Apple Built An iPhone Camera That Makes Everyone A Professional Photographer (Buzz…
    - 1 hour ago, 26 Sep 17, 7:38am -
  • newProjected Evolution of the SOMA Portfolio and the 10-year Treasury Term Premium Effect

    Projected Evolution of the SOMA Portfolio and the 10-year Treasury Term Premium Effect

    Projected Evolution of the SOMA Portfolio and the 10-year Treasury Term Premium Effect Brian Bonis, Jane Ihrig, Min Wei1 BOARD OF GOVERNORS of the FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM September 22, 2017       An earlier Feds note used staff models to provid…
    - 4 hours ago, 26 Sep 17, 5:00am -
  • newWarning – Category 5 Global Warming Denial to Make Landfall

    Warning – Category 5 Global Warming Denial to Make Landfall

    I loved Ruben Bolling’s campaign parody of Calvin & Hobbes; this is more of his sensibility:       Source: BoingBoingThe post Warning – Category 5 Global Warming Denial to Make Landfall appeared first on The Big Picture.
    - 14 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 7:00pm -
  • newMiB: Quant 3.0 with Matthew Rothman

    MiB: Quant 3.0 with Matthew Rothman

    Matthew Rothman is the head of Global Quantitative Equity Research at Credit Suisse as well as a Senior Lecturer in Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management. He was hired a few years before the financial crisis hit to be global head of Quantitat…
    - 20 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • newAnalysis: Most Stocks Aren’t Good Investments.

    Analysis: Most Stocks Aren’t Good Investments.

    The New York Times has an excellent graphic filled with some startling datapoints: Most stocks aren’t good investments. They don’t even beat the paltry returns of one-month Treasury bills, [Hendrik Bessembinder] has found. But a relative handful…
    - 24 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • 10 Monday AM Reads

    10 Monday AM Reads

    Back to work with our morning train reads: • How Electric Cars Can Create the Biggest Disruption Since iPhone (Bloomberg) • New Highs Should Be Bought, Not Sold (Irrelevant Investor) • Skills vs. Behavior (Collaborative fund) • The myste…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Sep 17, 7:30am -
  • Insane News Cycle of Trump’s Presidency

    Insane News Cycle of Trump’s Presidency

    This chart shows POTUS’ priorities and subsequent media coverage during the first presidency:   The insane news cycle of Trump’s presidency in 1 chart Source: Axios  The post Insane News Cycle of Trump’s Presidency appeared first on The Big…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Sep 17, 6:30am -
  • Quantitative Easing and Long‐Term  Yields in Small Open Economies

    Quantitative Easing and Long‐Term  Yields in Small Open Economies

    The post Quantitative Easing and Long‐Term  Yields in Small Open Economies appeared first on The Big Picture.
    - 1 day ago, 25 Sep 17, 5:00am -
  • Climate Change Impacts in the United States

    Climate Change Impacts in the United States

    The post Climate Change Impacts in the United States appeared first on The Big Picture.
    - 2 days ago, 24 Sep 17, 12:00pm -

TheStreet: Latest Headlines

  • Hershey Rejects $23 Billion Acquisition Offer From Mondelez

    Hershey Rejects $23 Billion Acquisition Offer From Mondelez

    Updated with additional details. Hershey's business may be looking too sweet to for one fellow food giant to ignore. Shares of the iconic chocolate maker were up 15% to $111.87 in afternoon trading Thursday following a report by The Wall Stree…
    - 30 Jun 16, 2:43pm -
  • Tiger Woods Is Falling Apart and so Is Nike Golf

    Tiger Woods Is Falling Apart and so Is Nike Golf

    With a surgically repaired back keeping golf's biggest spectacle Tiger Woods off the links, the Nike golf business he once put on that back is struggling. Nike reported this week that sales at its golf business plunged 8% to $706 million for the…
    - 30 Jun 16, 9:10am -
  • 'Mad Money' Lightning Round: You Should Own General Electric

    'Mad Money' Lightning Round: You Should Own General Electric

    Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. Here's what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks during the Mad Money Lightning Round Wednesday evening: Dominion Resources : "I…
    - 30 Jun 16, 6:00am -
  • Deutsche Bank, Santander Fall After Another Fed Test Failure

    Deutsche Bank, Santander Fall After Another Fed Test Failure

    U.S. operations of Deutsche Bank and Santander  have again failed the Federal Reserve's stress test, leaving them unable to send cash back to their European parents and drawing a rebuke from regulators. The results leave Santander Holdings US…
    - 30 Jun 16, 5:56am -
  • Obama: Brexit Could Pose Threat to Global Growth

    Obama: Brexit Could Pose Threat to Global Growth

    Global growth could be under threat now that the U.K. has voted to leave the European Union, President Barack Obama has said. Speaking at a press conference in Ottawa, Canada, following a summit with the leaders of Canada and Mexico, Obama said, "Th…
    - 30 Jun 16, 4:03am -
  • Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Fitch Downplays Brexit Impact in Asia Pacific

    Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Fitch Downplays Brexit Impact in Asia Pacific

    Green outweighed red among Asian stock leader boards on Thursday as Fitch Ratings underlined the region's relative insulation from the Brexit storm by stating it had no immediate ratings impact on Asia Pacific banks and sovereign debt. The report, w…
    - 30 Jun 16, 2:10am -
  • Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What a Relief! This Rally Has Legs

    Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What a Relief! This Rally Has Legs

    Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. Tuesday was a relief rally, Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers Wednesday. Today's move, however, is a welcome change that is also likely per…
    - 29 Jun 16, 8:07pm -
  • Where to Invest Now? How About Multi-Family Real Estate?

    Where to Invest Now? How About Multi-Family Real Estate?

    With all that's going on in the world from Brexit to Zika, U.S. investors may want to consider keeping their money at home in multi-family real estate projects.   But not necessarily in publicly traded real estate investment trusts.   "Bu…
    - 29 Jun 16, 6:21pm -
  • Walmart Takes on Amazon Prime; Facebook Shakes Up Its News Feed -- Tech Roundup

    Walmart Takes on Amazon Prime; Facebook Shakes Up Its News Feed -- Tech Roundup

    In a challenge to Amazon.com Prime, Walmart said on Wednesday that it will offer a 30-day trial of ShippingPass, its two-day, unlimited shipping service. "Starting today, we're offering a free 30-day trial of ShippingPass, which gives you unli…
    - 29 Jun 16, 5:24pm -
  • Jim Cramer -- Buy Some Constellation Brands Before, After Earnings

    Jim Cramer -- Buy Some Constellation Brands Before, After Earnings

    Constellation Brands  shares, at around $159, are on a momentum ride to the stars, up 12% so far this year and 37% over the past 52 weeks. That's why TheStreet's Jim Cramer is particularly interested in the beer, wine and spirits purveyor's ear…
    - 29 Jun 16, 11:49am -

TIME: Money

    USA Today: Money

    WSJ: World Market

    • Mexico Earthquakes Test Plan for Investors to Absorb Government Disaster Costs
      Investors recently bought a catastrophe bond designed to minimize the financial hit to the Mexican government from earthquakes. They could now be on the hook for as much as $150 million after two major quakes struck the country in quick succession.
      - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 9:51am -
    • Trump Expands North Korea Sanctions
      President Donald Trump signed an executive order he said will expand U.S. authority to target individuals, companies and financial institutions involved in business with Pyongyang.
      - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 7:08am -
    • S&P Lowers China's Credit Rating
      Standard & Poor’s lowered China’s sovereign credit rating, joining a growing chorus of alarm over the nation’s soaring debt levels despite government pledges to fend off financial risks.
      - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 6:13am -
    • China's Postal Savings Bank Taps Overseas Investors
      State-owned Postal Savings Bank of China is raising up to $7.6 billion in one of the largest-ever sales of offshore securities by a Chinese lender.
      - 5 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 11:10pm -
    • Bitcoin 'Fugitives' Gather in Hong Kong to Skirt China's Curbs
      China’s crackdown on cryptocurrencies isn’t stopping the industry’s enthusiasts from preaching their tune. Instead, it is emboldening them to find ways to circumvent the curbs.
      - 6 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 2:27pm -
    • Trump Blocks China-Backed Fund From Buying U.S. Chip Maker
      President Donald Trump blocked a Beijing-backed fund’s attempt to buy an American chip maker, signaling his administration will closely scrutinize Chinese efforts to invest in U.S. semiconductor technology.
      - 12 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 10:27am -
    • China Prepares Sale of $2 Billion in U.S.-Dollar Bonds
      China is laying the groundwork for its first sale of U.S.-dollar sovereign bonds in more than a decade, a move toward expanding its ties with global investors as its economy improves.
      - 12 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 11:25pm -
    • Meet the Earth's Largest Money-Market Fund
      In just four years, a money-market fund created by an Alibaba affiliate has become the world’s largest, accruing 370 million account holders and $211 billion in assets. As its model is replicated, the government is enforcing new regulations.
      - 12 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 11:20pm -
    • Bitcoin Exchanges Shut Down by Chinese Authorities
      Chinese authorities are ordering domestic bitcoin exchanges to shut down, delivering a heavy blow to once-thriving trading hubs that helped popularize the virtual currency pushing it to recent record highs.
      - 14 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 7:44am -
    • U.K. Regulator Summons Standard Chartered Over Indonesian Bribery Allegations
      The U.K. financial regulator has summoned Standard Chartered PLC officials to a meeting this week over a whistleblower’s claims of misconduct at an Indonesian power plant builder owned by the bank, people familiar with the matter said.
      - 14 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 5:04am -

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