Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog,
*We are living in the greatest debt bubble in the history of the world. * In 1980, total government and personal debt in the United States.. Zero Hedge
Democrats have bestowed the title of "foreclosure king" on Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, accusing him of having profited from the 2008 financial crisis by foreclosing on thousands of distressed.. CNNMoney
Jul.26 -- The Trump administration announced sanctions on 13 senior Venezuelan officials on Wednesday as it tries to deter the nation’s president, Nicolas Maduro, from proceeding with a plan to.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
Jul.26 -- Alberto Gallo, head of global macro strategies at Algebris U.K., discusses how the Federal Reserve plays into U.S. dollar strength and the effect that has on markets. He speaks with.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
The Nasdaq got whacked on Thursday afternoon.
The tech-heavy index fell by as much as 1.6% in the early afternoon before slightly backtracking.
First up, the scoreboard:
· *Dow:* 21,770.12,.. Business Insider
U. S. stocks fell, weighed down by technology and transportation shares on Thursday, while U. S. Treasury yields climbed as investors assessed the Federal Reserve's recent statement that it is closer.. DNA
One of the most controversial parts of the Republican tax plan is dead.
In statement put out Thursday by Republican leaders, including House Speaker Paul Ryan, and members of the Trump.. Business Insider
Before a rate-rigging scandal rocked the City, the London interbank offered rate (Libor) was one of the most important but least known cogs in the wheels of global markets.
Envisaged as a so-called.. City A.M.
The Trump fiscal agenda - which these days really means tax reform - may be dead, but that does not mean it can't reemerge as a zombie every now and then. That's precisely what happened moments ago.. Zero Hedge
Authored by Thorstein Polleit via The Mises Institute,
*The Federal Reserve (Fed) is widely expected to continue to tighten its monetary policy this year. *According to a latest Reuters Poll, the.. Zero Hedge
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday the Trump administration may seek a provision to deter currency manipulation in the North American Free Trade Sify Also reported by •Reuters
WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $28 billion worth of seven-year notes on Thursday, attracting average demand.... FinanzNachrichten.de
Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog,
Those who have pushed the risk down the wealth-power pyramid are confident the Federal Reserve will continue to limit the risks of speculative.. Zero Hedge
After two surprisingly strong auctions earlier in the week, when the Treasury sold both 2 and 5 Year paper to unexpectedly brisk demand ahead of the FOMC meeting, which bounced despite a record high.. Zero Hedge
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told lawmakers he has “no intent” to prioritize certain government payments and delay others if Congress fails to raise the federal borrowing limit. Wall Street Journal
Company launches 2 brand new websites for Havana, Cuba
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- *Cuba Ventures Corp.* (TSX-V:CUV) (OTCBB:MPSFF) (the "Company") is.. GlobeNewswire
PR NewswireLondon, July 27 Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C. ("the Company") Treasury Shares The Company announces that 100,000 A ordinary shares of 40p each were purchased today for holding in Treasu... FinanzNachrichten.de
Stocks on world markets rose to record highs on upbeat corporate earnings Thursday, while U. S. Treasury yields and the dollar climbed, as investors assessed the Federal Reserve's recent statement that.. DNA