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Acosta defends Epstein deal amid calls for his resignation

Acosta defends Epstein deal amid calls for his resignation

Equities Staff | Equities.com |

Trying to tamp down calls for his resignation, Labor Secretary Alex Acosta on Wednesday defended his handling of a sex trafficking case involving now-jailed financier Jeffrey Epstein.


IMO 2020: The Big Shipping Shake-Up

Visual Capitalist | Equities.com |

New emissions regulations taking effect in 2020 will have a big impact on the world’s massive fleet of marine shipping vessels.


​John Cheever’s “The Swimmer” and the Sorrow of the Internet

Stephen L Kanaval | Equities.com |

Like Cheever’s swimmer, we are left watching the disintegration of our reality


​Economic Dominoes Are Starting to Drop

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

The Fed waited too long to start exiting from crisis-era measures. It gave the economy time to go from “dependence” on easy money to outright “addiction.”


Why traders must stay optimistically cautious going forward

Chris Vermeulen | Equities.com |

The one interesting facet of the various research posts our team continues to digest is the continued bearish sentiment that exudes from some analysts. It appears these technical gurus have become married to the concept that global economic issues will cr


Trifecta Of Data Boosts The Market Higher

Adam Sarhan | Equities.com |

The market ended higher last week helped by a trifecta of positive data: The Fed, earnings, and economic data.


Global Central Banks Juice Stocks - Again

Adam Sarhan | Equities.com |

The big bullish change is that the Fed put, is alive and well.


Stocks Break Above Resistance As Earnings Begin

Adam Sarhan | Equities.com |

Stocks rallied for a fourth straight week as earnings season officially begin and positive news was released between China and the U.S.


The Economy IS Slowing

Lance Roberts | Equities.com |

There currently seems to be a very high level of complacency that the economy will continue its current cycle indefinitely. It is just our human nature.


The World’s Largest 10 Economies in 2030

Visual Capitalist | Equities.com |

According to projections by a prominent multinational bank, 7 of the world’s 10 largest economies will be in emerging markets in 2030.


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Blockchain in Mobility - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Mobility and Transportation