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BOE Deputy Governor Forced To Apologize For Calling UK Economy "Menopausal"

BOE Deputy Governor Forced To Apologize For Calling UK Economy "Menopausal".....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 16th, 2018

BoE"s Broadbent apologizes for "menopausal" remark

Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent apologizes for describing Britain’s economy as “menopausal”, a comment that was roundly criticized. Lea Jakobiak reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 16th, 2018

China could cut off investment into Silicon Valley amid Huawei bust-up

China could completely cut its capital outflows into Silicon Valley, according to the former deputy governor of the People's Bank of China......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 23rd, 2019

BOJ maintains massive stimulus as Kuroda warns of growing risks

The Bank of Japan cut its inflation forecasts on Wednesday but maintained its massive stimulus program, with Governor Haruhiko Kuroda warning of growing risks to the economy from trade protectionism and faltering global demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

The organizers of the Google Walkout are calling on the tech industry to end forced arbitration employment agreements completely (GOOG, GOOGL, FB)

Troy Wolverton/Business Insider Organizers of last year's Google Walkout, where thousands of employees left their desks to protest the company's handling of executive sexual miscond.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2019

Fed"s Brainard sees mounting negative risks for U.S. economy

Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard on Friday became the latest U.S. central banker to worry publicly about rising risks for the U.S. economy, suggesting she could embrace a pause on raising interest rates that has won support among most of her peers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 18th, 2019

MIB: Len Kiefer, Deputy Chief Economist at Freddie Mac

This week, we speak with Len Kiefer from Deputy Chief Economist at Freddie Mac. His primary responsibility is to help develop Freddie Mac’s economic outlook, including forecasts of trends in the US economy and housing markets. Kiefer’s bio say.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 12th, 2019

Trump Says the Fed Is "the Only Problem Our Economy Has"

President Trump criticized the Federal Reserve, calling the central bank the “only problem our economy has” and likening its policies to a golfer who can’t putt......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 25th, 2018

Uzbekistan Aims to End Forced Labor in Cotton Fields

As part of a legacy left by the Soviet Union’s command economy, the cotton harvest remains a defining feature of life for many Uzbeks, but the government is trying to stop a longstanding practice of coerced labor......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 18th, 2018

How Kevin Hart Won—Then Lost—Hosting the 2019 Oscars in 26 Hours

Tweets come back to haunt the comedian. It didn’t take long for Kevin Hart to lose his Oscars hosting gig. Just a day after Kevin Hart was announced as the 2019 Oscars host, he was forced to apologize and ste.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 7th, 2018

The Fed: Fed’s Williams: ‘Strong’ outlook for 2019 calls for continued interest-rate hikes

New York Fed President John Williams on Tuesday said he expects the economy to stay strong in 2019 calling for continued interest-rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 4th, 2018

Cheap oil is no longer a huge positive for the US economy

President Donald Trump is calling for oil prices to go lower, but crude's deepening bear market comes with significant negative consequences......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2018

Cheap oil is no longer a huge positive for the US economy

President Donald Trump is calling for oil prices to go lower, but crude's deepening bear market comes with significant negative consequences......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2018

Outside the Box: ‘Reverse seasonality’ is plaguing the stock market — but that may change soon

Trump’s ill-timed tax cut forced the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates quickly. But a growing economy and company earnings could prevail, pushing stock prices higher......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2018

Incoming Mexican Leader to Name Close Aide to Central Bank

Mexican President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador plans to nominate Gerardo Esquivel, a Harvard-trained economist and aide, as deputy governor of the Bank of Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 28th, 2018

Abrams acknowledges Kemp"s victory in governor"s race

While not calling it a concession speech, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams acknowledged late Friday that Republican Brian Kemp will be Georgia's next governor......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

White House reassigns Deputy NSA Mira Ricardel after first lady calls for firing

Deputy National Security Adviser Mira Ricardel has been forced out of her job but not out of the Trump administration, a day after reports that first lady Melania Trump had urged her firing. "Mira R.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018

Key Words: CNN’s Don Lemon doesn’t apologize for calling white men ‘biggest terror threat’

Lemon made his incendiary comments on CNN Monday night during a conversation he was having with Chris Cuomo about the shooting at the Pittsburgh synagogue, as well as the recent murder of two black men in Kentucky......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2018

Goldman Sachs Sees 5 More Fed Rate Hikes Through 2019

Goldman Sachs Sees 5 More Fed Rate Hikes Through 2019 $GS President Trump is calling Fed’s rate hikes “crazy” and warning they would hurt the growing US economy. Thursday, Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) eco.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 18th, 2018

The Number One: World’s ‘most competitive’ economy: U.S. regains the crown it lost 10 years ago

Once he’s done calling out the AP as “fake news” and slamming Democrats about immigration laws, Donald Trump just might tweet out this story. And he’d have good reason to......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2018

The Number One: U.S. regains its spot as ‘most competitive’ economy in the world

Once he’s done calling out the AP as “fake news” and slamming Democrats about immigration laws, Donald Trump just might tweet out this story. And he’d have good reason to......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2018