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Fed Beige Book reports ‘slight’ growth in some regions

By BloombergA worker carries a package to a conveyor belt at the United Parcel Service Inc. The service sector has so far been...

The yield curve is no longer inverted. But some still see...

ByRecession concerns should be eased now that the yield curve no longer is inverted since it has been a reliable bond-market harbinger of past...

Bank of America declares ‘the end of the 60-40’ standard portfolio

ByInvestors have long been told that the ideal portfolio should carry 60% of its holdings in equities and 40% in bonds, a mix...

‘The new normal’ – no fix to the trade war, says...

ByGet used to it. No peace and harmony ever when it comes to global trade, that is. The Bank of America Merrill Lynch's...

Why the U.K. spending binge shouldn’t scare the bond market

Here come the big spenders. Whatever the outcome of the EU summit that will decide the fate of Brexit later this week, the U.K....

There’s growing demand for green bonds but no international standard to...

By Getty ImagesEnvironmental activists rally for action against climate change around the Wall Street bull in October.Protestors threw blood at Wall Street's "Charging...

Capitalism is the solution to corporate America’s challenges – not the...

Much of the discussion and celebration regarding corporate purpose following the recent announcement of the Business Roundtable's "Statement of Purpose of the Corporation" has...

Here’s why the Fed’s balance sheet expansion is focusing on short...

ByWhen Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said this week that the central bank would expand its $3.7 trillion-sized balance sheet, he added the asset...

Fed grew more worried about economy at September meeting, minutes show

By BloombergFederal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has said the central bank would act as appropriate to sustain the expansion.Federal Reserve officials were more...

U.S. job openings fall in August to a 1 1/2-year low...

By Bloomberg News/LandovA job seeker looks at a job listings. Job openings in the U.S. fell in August to a nearly 18-month low....