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Global shares limp toward third week of gains, Bitcoin roars to new hi

Global shares limp toward third week of gains, Bitcoin roars to new hi

Published 15/12/2017

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/RemoteLONDON (Reuters) - World shares fell [more…]

Georgia passes 2018 budget, expects GDP to rise 4.5 percent next year

Georgia passes 2018 budget, expects GDP to rise 4.5 percent next year

Published 15/12/2017

TBILISI (Reuters) - Georgia expects state revenues and spending to rise next year and forecasts 4.5 percent economic growth in the budget passed by the [more…]

Venezuela’s PDVSA begins making delayed bond interest payments

Venezuela’s PDVSA begins making delayed bond interest payments

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the corporate logo of the state oil company PDVSA at a gas station in Caracas, Venezuela December 1, 2017. [more…]

As Republican tax vote nears, more senators waver

As Republican tax vote nears, more senators waver

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) speaks at a press conference at the Capitol Building in Washington, U.S., September 26, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. BernsteinWASHINGTON (Reuters) [more…]

Investors pull most money in 2017 from U.S. stock funds: Lipper

Investors pull most money in 2017 from U.S. stock funds: Lipper

Published 15/12/2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors pulled $16.2 billion from U.S.-based equity funds during the latest week, according to Lipper on Thursday, marking the largest withdrawals [more…]

Factbox: Provisions of the U.S. Republicans’ final tax bill

Factbox: Provisions of the U.S. Republicans’ final tax bill

Published 14/12/2017

(Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. Congress reached a deal on tax legislation on Wednesday, clearing the way for final votes next week on a [more…]

Exclusive: Guggenheim Partners working to quell investor concern about

Exclusive: Guggenheim Partners working to quell investor concern about

Published 14/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - Scott Minerd, Global Chief Investment Officer at Guggenheim Partners speaks at the 2014 Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California April [more…]

Do not expect postcard-sized tax return from Republican plan: experts

Do not expect postcard-sized tax return from Republican plan: experts

Published 14/12/2017

Since mid-2016, U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan has carried around a "postcard" that he has said shows how easy it will be for Americans to file their taxes once Republicans are finished their tax overhaul. [more…]

As resistance builds, Macron shifts focus away from euro reform

As resistance builds, Macron shifts focus away from euro reform

Published 13/12/2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is greeted by French President Emmanuel Macron as he hosts the leaders of the G5 Sahel countries in La Celle Saint [more…]

Factbox: What’s in the Brexit divorce deal?

Factbox: What’s in the Brexit divorce deal?

Published 08/12/2017

An Anti-Brexit protestor waves EU and Union flags outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Simon DawsonBRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European [more…]