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MBJ Podcast #16: How diverse supplier initiatives, global investment partnerships can boost Milwaukee"s economy

Supporting startup companies, women-owned and minority-owned business is key to growing Milwaukee's economy. In this week’s Milwaukee Business Journal Podcast, we talk with Teresa Esser and David Choi of Wisconsin’s Silicon Pastures on how the an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Economic Report: China investment, markets recovery should boost global economy later in the year, IMF says

The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday cut its global growth forecast for the third time in six months, but the group does expect a pickup in activity toward the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2019

Guggenheim"s Minerd says aggressive Fed moves can delay recession, but not avoid it

Guggenheim Partners global chief investment officer Scott Minerd warned on Tuesday the firm's recession forecast model showed a 58% chance of the economy being in a recession by mid-2020, and a 77% chance of one beginning in the next 24 months......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 18th, 2019

Here’s what happened to the global economy the last eight times oil prices have doubled

Analysts at U.K. investment adviser AJ Bell calculated that the last eight times that the year-over-year price for oil was over 100%, there was either a global recession or economic slowdown six times......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 17th, 2019

Bond yields climb as ECB stimulus expectations fade

Global bond yields rose on Tuesday, amid growing caution over the extent to which the European Central Bank will add stimulus to boost an ailing economy this week and rising hopes that Berlin could loosen its purse strings......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 10th, 2019

Waning ECB stimulus bets push bond yields higher

Global bond yields rose on Monday, amid growing caution over the extent to which the European Central Bank will add stimulus to boost an ailing economy this week and rising hopes that Berlin could loosen its purse strings......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 10th, 2019

Economic Report: Second-quarter GDP trimmed to 2% from 2.1%; companies cut spending, boost profits

The U.S. economy grew a touch slower in the spring than initially reported owing to declining exports and weak corporate investment, but companies still posted a sizable increase in profits even as their business outlook dimmed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2019

India raises cap on foreign direct investment in some fields to boost economy

Indian officials approved 100% foreign direct investment in coal mining and contract manufacturing, and up to 26% in digital media......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 28th, 2019

Strong U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook

U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in June, pointing to strong consumer spending, which could help to blunt some of the drag on the economy from weak business investment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 16th, 2019

OPEC and allies extend oil supply cut in bid to boost prices

OPEC and its allies led by Russia agreed to extend oil output cuts until March 2020 on Tuesday seeking to prop up the price of crude as the global economy weakens and U.S. production soars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 2nd, 2019

Trump talks trade at G20 as China"s Xi, others warn of risks of protectionism

U.S. President Donald Trump made clear on Friday his priority at a summit of Group of 20 leaders was trade deals to boost the U.S. economy, as other leaders such as China’s Xi Jinping warned against protectionism and its threat to the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 28th, 2019

Oil edges lower ahead of G20, OPEC meeting

Oil prices edged lower on Thursday, pressured by worries about whether the G20 summit will produce a breakthrough on trade that could strengthen the global economy and boost oil demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 27th, 2019

Weighing The Week Ahead: Can A U.S./China Truce Boost The Global Economy?

Weighing The Week Ahead: Can A U.S./China Truce Boost The Global Economy?.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 23rd, 2019

Global stocks climb, short-dated Treasury yields dip on bets for U.S. rate cut

Major world stock markets rose and short-dated U.S. Treasury yields fell on Wednesday as investors bet that the U.S. Federal Reserve would cut interest rates and help boost a sluggish global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 5th, 2019

Stocks, Treasuries climb on bets for U.S. rate cut

Major world stock markets edged higher and the U.S. Treasuries market resumed its recent rally on Wednesday as investors bet that the U.S. Federal Reserve would cut interest rates and help boost a sluggish global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 5th, 2019

Fed"s slipstream leaves stocks beaming, dollar subdued

Global stocks gained for a third straight day on Wednesday, bolstered by investors' growing hopes that the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates this year to boost a slowing global economy, while the dollar languished near seven-week lows......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 5th, 2019

Global stocks gain in Fed"s cheery slipstream, dollar subdued

Global stocks gained for a third straight day on Wednesday, bolstered by investors' growing hopes that the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates this year to boost a slowing global economy, while the dollar languished near seven-week lows......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 5th, 2019

MOST GLORIA initiative to boost industry-academia cooperation

Ministry of Science and Technology has announced that its Global Research & Industry Alliance (GLORIA) initiative aims to promote industry-academia cooperation with estimated R&D investment of NT$130 million (US$4.1 million)......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMay 30th, 2019

IHS Market - Global Economy To Remain Close To Recession, Any Growth Boost Likely To Be Ephemeral

IHS Market - Global Economy To Remain Close To Recession, Any Growth Boost Likely To Be Ephemeral.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMay 20th, 2019

China’s Export Story Is Everyone’s Economic Base-Case

via Jeffrey P. Snider of Alhambra Investment Partners, The first time the global economy was all set to boom, officials were at .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 10th, 2019

Key Words: Goldman’s Abby Joseph Cohen says ‘policy decisions’ are ‘creating havoc’ in global stock markets

Abby Joseph Cohen, advisory director and senior investment strategist at Goldman Sachs, on Wednesday said that policy decisions are the biggest threat to economy and the market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019