Category : Deflation

May 16, 2018 - 7:06:20 AM

Russian bank helps Venezuela defy US sanctions on cryptocurrency

The world’s first state-backed digital currency ‘el petro’ launched by Venezuela this year to circumvent US sanctions is reportedly getting help from a Russian bank.

May 16, 2018 - 7:00:53 AM

IMF's Lagarde Warns Rising Protectionism May Slow Global Growth

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde warned that a surge in trade protectionism could sap the momentum of the global economic upswing.

May 10, 2018 - 6:29:32 AM

Iran's Gold Demand Set for Spurt Before Trump Sanctions Bite

After 2012 sanctions, Iran gold demand crashed 65% in 3 years

May 10, 2018 - 6:27:36 AM

The Fed Has Robbed the Future

BRIAN MAHER's opinion on FED decisions.

May 9, 2018 - 7:07:34 AM

Russia-China trade gets another significant boost

Trade turnover between Russia and China grew by 31 percent in the first three months of the year compared to the same period in 2017, according to the Russian customs data.

May 4, 2018 - 3:37:08 AM

Deutsche Bank likely to axe 1,000 US investment bank jobs

Deutsche Bank plans job cuts in the United States

April 26, 2018 - 8:38:32 AM

China urges ditching dollar & euro trade with Russia in favor of national currencies

There is no need for Russian and Chinese businesses to pay each other in dollars and euros, when they can settle in rubles and yuan, according to Zhou Liqun, chairman of the Union of Chinese Entrepreneurs in Russia.

April 26, 2018 - 8:31:45 AM

Markets Better Prepare for Stagflation

By all metrics, inflation is heating up. But it’s not clear the same can said for underlying economic activity.

April 19, 2018 - 7:04:45 AM

Fund managers cut stock holdings as many see market peaking: Bank of America survey

Fund managers' allocation to stocks is at an 18-month low, and many believe the market has peaked or will peak this year.

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.

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