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By admin On Sunday, July 9th, 2017
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Soft UK Production and Strong U.S. Jobs Data Weigh on Sterling

Sterling is trading under pressure in the wake of UK production data that disappointed and stronger than expected U.S. payroll data that beat expectations.  There were positive revisions to the jobs data, which More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, June 16th, 2017
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Temperature of U.S. Economy Running Cooler Than Forecast

While President Donald Trump is looking for some “very good numbers” on U.S. growth shortly, the economic data of late have fallen short of economists’ forecasts. The Bloomberg U.S. Economic More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
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Gold hits one-week low as stocks, dollar gain after upbeat U.S. data

Gold fell on Friday to hit its lowest in a week, with stock markets climbing and the dollar firming after upbeat U.S. private sector job figures appeared to boost the prospects for an interest rate hike this month. Investors More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, April 14th, 2017
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Right time to use huge bomb in Afghanistan – U.S. general

The top U.S. military commander in Afghanistan said on Friday the decision to deploy one of the largest conventional bombs ever unleashed in combat was a purely tactical decision made as part of the campaign against More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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How foreign born consumers impact the U.S. economy

In this ongoing in-depth investigation, NRN looks at how the current political environment could affect immigration and what it means for restaurant operators. Foreigners play a sizable role in the U.S. economy, More...

By subhadip On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Oil down 3 percent on concerns over rising Iraqi exports, U.S. output

Oil prices tumbled by 3 percent on Monday on concern that record Iraqi crude exports and rising U.S. output would undermine OPEC’s efforts to curb global oversupply. U.S. crude futures CLc1 were trading at More...

By subhadip On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Some Big U.S. Cities See Apartment Rents Fall for First Time in Years

Apartment rents declined in some of the country’s priciest cities during the third quarter, a dramatic reversal that could signal the end of a six-year boom for the U.S. rental market. Rents in San Francisco More...

By subhadip On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Think U.S. Home Prices Are Rising Too Fast? It’s Much Worse in China

Anyone who has tossed a hat into the U.S. home-buying fray lately has most likely been forced to deal with a stark reality: There are simply too few homes on the market. It’s one of the prime reasons that closing More...

By subhadip On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Deutsche Bank to pay $95 million to end U.S. tax fraud case

Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) agreed to pay $95 million to resolve a U.S. government lawsuit accusing the German bank of tax fraud for using “insolvent” shell companies to hide significant tax liabilities More...

By subhadip On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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Global Economy Weekahead – Warmup begins for the Great U.S. Rate Hike of 2016

Several of the world’s top central banks will meet in the coming week, but only one, the U.S. Federal Reserve, is set to start a final countdown on the second most anticipated event of the year after the More...