|05/23/18||“It seems like they couldn’t agree on anything beyond the next meeting,” said Stephen Stanley, chief economist at Amherst Pierpont Securities LLC in New York. “They’re really, truly going to ...|
|05/22/18||China will cut the import duty on passenger cars to 15 percent, further opening up a market that’s been a chief target of the U.S. in its trade fight with ...|
|05/21/18||“We’re putting the trade war on hold,” Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday after the two sides released a joint statement a day earlier. “Right now, we have agreed to put the ...|
|05/18/18||Why is there so little noise about the emerging oligopoly in one of the hottest elements on the periodic table, lithium? https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-05-18/time-to-block-the-lithium-cartel Tianqi Lithium Corp. will pay $4.1 billion to buy Nutrien Ltd.’s 24 percent stake ...|
|05/17/18||For the first 19 weeks of 2018, U.S. railroads reported cumulative volume of 4,879,984 carloads, up 1.1 percent from the same point last year; and 5,158,588 intermodal units, up 5.9 ...|
|05/16/18||“We do think this hiking cycle is quite well advanced,” Sydney-based Mead said at the Bloomberg Invest summit in Sydney. “We also know that the backdrop of the U.S. economy ...|
|05/15/18||With the spread between 5- year and 30-year Treasuries narrowing last week to the lowest levels in more than a decade, here are some of the Fed's recent comments... A Fed ...|
|05/14/18||The idea of bringing down U.S. drug prices is universally popular. The hard choices, trade-offs and political fortitude needed to actually do it, however, are a harder sell. So here we are, with ...|
|05/11/18||Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a statement Thursday saying: "Iran crossed a red line. We responded accordingly. The IDF carried out a very wide-ranging attack against Iranian targets in ...|
|05/10/18||How much would it cost to keep the peace on the Korean Peninsula? Around $2 trillion over ten years. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-10/peace-in-north-korea-seen-costing-2-trillion-if-history-a-guide That’s according to Stephen Jen and Joana Freire at Eurizon SLJ Capital Ltd. in ...|
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