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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

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

China data, JPMorgan results boost stocks, riskier assets

Global stocks rose on Friday after JP Morgan's results kicked off the U.S. corporate earnings season in style, while signs of stabilization in China's economy also helped riskier assets amid talk that the growth outlook worldwide is better than thought......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 12th, 2019

China data, JPMorgan earnings boost stocks, riskier assets

Global stock markets rose on Friday after JP Morgan's results kicked off the U.S. corporate earnings season in style, while signs of stabilization in China's economy also helped riskier assets on views the growth outlook worldwide is better than thought......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 12th, 2019

Oil has best run in three years; JPM earnings boost stocks

Signs of stabilization in China's economy and a weaker dollar helped oil markets to their best run in more than three years on Friday, while global stocks edged up after JP Morgan's results began the corporate earnings season in style......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 12th, 2019

S&P Global CEO Says Hiring More Women Could Boost Economy By 8%

S&P says more women in the workforce can have a positive business and economic impact. S&P Global CEO Doug Peterson is on a campaign to hire and promote women more in the wo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 8th, 2019

"Bond Trading" Exodus Reveals The Global Economy"s Landmine

Authored by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, It isn’t just US or European banks which are shrinking. The nature of this post-August 9, 2007, world is just that – g.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 8th, 2019

Editor"s Pick: Solar provided big boost to economy

The state's industry came alive just as the economy was tanking, and it provided a lot of jobs and investment......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2019