The Fed: The Fed official most concerned about possible asset bubbles presses the alarm button (again)

Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said in an interview with MarketWatch that other assets classes besides commercial real estate are now a bit above historic valuations, complicating life for the central bank......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

Hawaii Missile-Attack False Alarm Triggered by Clicking Wrong Button

The false alert of a ballistic missile attack that unleashed panic across Hawaii was triggered when a state employee accidentally hit the wrong button on a computer, an official said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 13th, 2018

It"s Official: Bitcoin Surpasses "Tulip Mania", Is Now The Biggest Bubble In World History

One month ago, a chart from Convoy Investments went viral for showing that among all of the world's most famous asset bubbles.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 12th, 2017

Fed official worried about recession indicator

St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard is concerned about the yield curve......»»

Category: marketsSource: cnnApr 18th, 2018

Senior bank regulatory official to be named China Huarong chairman: sources

BEIJING (Reuters) - China Huarong Asset Management Co Ltd is set to be helmed by a senior bank regulatory official, who will replace the current chairman under investigation for alleged corruption, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2018

Does Fed Balance Sheet "Normalization" Signal The Next Asset Collapse Has Begun?

Authored by Chris Hamilton via Econimica blog, After nearly a half century of unlimited dollar creation, multiple bubbles and busts...the current asset reflation¬†has been the most spectacular...but alas,¬†perha.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2018

Musk Declares War On NTSB: "They"re More Concerned With Press Headlines Than Safety"

Update II: After making a statement to Bloomberg earlier in the day, Tesla has responded to the NTSB's official statement outlining its reasoning for removing Tesla as a "party" to a crash investigation. In what can only be.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 12th, 2018

CryptoWatch: Cboe official says more cryptoassets on futures exchange a possibility; Bitcoin tries to halt skid

The price for a single bitcoin tries to claw back above $9,000 Tuesday, as the digital asset looks on pace to halt a five-session string of settlements in negative territory on futures markets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2018

Dallas private equity firm among bidders for significant amount of Weinstein assets

Dallas private equity firm Lantern Asset Management is among the bidders for assets of the Weinstein Co. after a previous deal led by a former Obama administration official fell through. The movie studio is reportedly heading toward a bankruptcy in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2018

German top official concerned about planned US trade tariffs

Germany's economy minister says "the situation is serious" regarding U.S. President Donald Trump's planned tariffs on imports of steel and that the country is in close consultation with other member countries of the European Union about it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 7th, 2018

CDC Official Who Handled Zika, Ebola Outbreaks Mysteriously Disappears Without A Trace

A Harvard-trained CDC official has been missing since February 12 after leaving work midway through the day due to an illness, prompting his friends and family to sound the alarm and issue a $10,000 reward f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 26th, 2018

What Just Changed?

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The illusion that risk can be limited delivered three asset bubbles in less than 20 years. Has anything act.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2018

Cold War II: Spy Agency Sounds Alarm at Foreign-Interference Levels

Espionage and foreign interference are occurring at greater levels now than at the height of the Cold War, a top intelligence official warned Australian lawmakers, as concerns grow among the U.S. and its allies about Chinese and Russian meddling......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 31st, 2018

US Treasury official presses Hong Kong, Beijing on NKorea

A Treasury official says she urged officials in Hong Kong and Beijing to step up measures to counter North Korean smuggling and financing, as the U.S. fine tunes efforts to shut down Pyongyang's nuclear program......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 24th, 2018

Asset Bubbles Lead To Recessions... Not The Other Way Around

Asset Bubbles Lead To Recessions... Not The Other Way Around.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 17th, 2018

What Is a Bubble? Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Price Plunge Prompts Investor Alarm

What is a bubble? Bitcoin prices have fallen nearly 50 percent in a month, and economists have indicated that cryptocurrencies look like "pure" economic bubbles......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 17th, 2018

Norway"s $1.1 Trillion Wealth Fund Goes All-In On Asset Bubbles, Seeks Permission To Invest In Private Equity

Just over a year ago we noted that, after being forced to withdraw at least $15 billion to fund 2017 budget deficits, the $860 billion Norwegian sovereign wealth fund announced that .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 15th, 2018

JK Cement presses "change" button, rolls out plan to understand segments

It has rolled out a plan to better understand segments and applications for more innovative products.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 14th, 2018

Hawaii Missile Alert Was Sent in Error, Triggering Panic and Exposing Flaws

The false alert of a ballistic missile attack that unleashed panic across Hawaii was triggered when a state employee accidentally hit the wrong button on a computer, an official said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 14th, 2018

The false Hawaii missile alert was caused by an employee pushing the wrong button, governor says

Twitter/@rveIvts A false alarm was broadcast to Hawaii on Saturday warning of an inbound ballistic missile, causing widespread panic. Officials quickly confirmed afterward that the alert was a f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2018

Smart City: Only 7% of Rs 9,860 cr used so far; Ahmedabad spent the most

An HUA official recently said the ministry was concerned about the "unsatisfactory" progress of the project in some of the cities......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 30th, 2017