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Some U.S. fund managers finally convinced oil rally is for real

Some U.S. fund managers finally convinced oil rally is for real

Published 11/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund managers are barreling into the energy sector by making broad bets on anything connected with oil, finally convinced that [more…]

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Published 07/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A resurgent dollar and higher borrowing costs are smashing through Argentina and Turkey’s currencies like a wrecking ball and raising the likelihood [more…]

Last man standing: lonely Fed tightening spurs dollar surge

Last man standing: lonely Fed tightening spurs dollar surge

Published 03/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - As speculation about interest rate rises and policy ‘normalization’ in the euro zone, Japan, Britain and China falls away rapidly, the U.S. [more…]

Cosby conviction could mean hefty damages in civil cases: legal…

Cosby conviction could mean hefty damages in civil cases: legal…

Published 27/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - On top of the years in prison comedian Bill Cosby faces for sexual assault, his criminal conviction increases the likelihood he [more…]

U.S. Treasury yield curve flattening to intensify with U.S. pension…

U.S. Treasury yield curve flattening to intensify with U.S. pension…

Published 25/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Corporate pensions are shifting a chunk of their $1.55 trillion in assets into fixed income, which may be sizeable enough to [more…]

Rails, truckers have gotten cheap but trade wars a risk

Rails, truckers have gotten cheap but trade wars a risk

Published 23/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Many U.S. stocks cheapened up during the first quarter’s choppy trading scene, relieving some concern investors had about lofty valuations. But [more…]

J&J Baby Powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

J&J Baby Powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

Published 16/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A $117 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) and a supplier in favor of a man who said his asbestos-related [more…]