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April 19, 2018 - 7:03:45 AM

ECB fears for withdrawal of €1.1TRILLION Deutsche Bank and impact on the global economy

THE EUROPEAN Central Bank has moved first to protect global financial markets from the potential chaos caused by Deutsche Bank winding down the trading of $1.1 trillion assets on its balance sheet.

April 19, 2018 - 7:02:10 AM

Trade spat to dull expected tax cut boost to U.S. economy: Reuters poll

The ongoing trade spat between the world’s two largest economies will restrain the roaring U.S. economy, dulling an expected boost to growth from massive tax cuts passed through Congress just a few months ago, a Reuters poll found.

April 19, 2018 - 7:01:01 AM

Gold bullion to rally on weaker dollar, rising US inflation & deficit

The second quarter expects to see another gold rally pushed by strong physical demand and the weaker US dollar, according to Boris Mikanikrezai, precious and base metals strategist at Metal Bulletin.

April 19, 2018 - 6:59:53 AM

US debt load ballooning, set to outpace some African countries in 5yrs – IMF

The US debt-to-GDP ratio is projected to jump to 116.9 percent by 2023, leaving behind Italy, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

April 19, 2018 - 6:58:55 AM

European markets set to rally amid earnings; oil prices hit multi-year highs

European markets are set to rise on Thursday morning, as soaring oil prices triggered a broader rally across commodities.

April 19, 2018 - 6:57:17 AM

James RICKARDS : The Empire State Moves Against Bitcoin

Bitcoin got hammered yesterday after New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced an investigation into some of the major cryptocurrency exchanges.

April 18, 2018 - 6:20:36 AM

Oil prices rise on crude supply worry, Wall Street strength

Oil prices rose on Tuesday, as support from the possibility of supply disruptions and a strong equities market offset the effects of profit-taking following last week's rally above three-year highs.

April 18, 2018 - 6:18:46 AM

Trump’s Yuan Devaluation ‘Warning Shot’ Isn't Having Much Impact

Donald Trump’s "warning shot" to China and Russia this week on gaming their currencies is more of a damp squib -- at least as far as the world’s second-largest economy is concerned.

April 18, 2018 - 6:16:21 AM

IMF says global economy will slow after 2019

The global economy is still on an upswing, but the good times may not last beyond the next year or two.

April 18, 2018 - 6:15:18 AM

China central bank announces surprise cut in bank reserve requirements

China's central bank said on Tuesday it will cut the amount of cash most commercial and foreign banks.

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