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UNCDF: The Decade of Action & Action 2030

Equities Staff | Equities.com |

UNCDF brings sustainable development to those who need it the most.


China Well Placed for 2020 Growth, Says Ex-PBOC Deputy Governor

Reuters | Equities.com |

Ahead of Davos, Min Zhu said progress on solving the bruising trade war depends on the US.


IMF Trims Global Growth Forecasts

Reuters | Equities.com |

Global growth appears to have bottomed, but the IMF sees no immediate rebound.


Capitalism doing 'More Harm Than Good' in Global Survey Ahead of Davos

Reuters | Equities.com |

Edelman's annual survey contacted > 34,000 people in 28 countries.


Job Openings for November Down by 561,000

AP News | Equities.com |

7.6% drop from the October level.


2019 Ended on a Sour Note for Major Shippers

AP News | Equities.com |

Trade wars and slowing global growth impacted transportation companies broadly.


Housing Starts Hit 13-Year High in December

Reuters | Equities.com |

Housing starts jumped 16.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.608 million units, the highest level since December 2006.


European Central Bank Sees Some Upbeat Signs in Eurozone

AP News | Equities.com |

Recent data point to "a stabilization in euro area growth."


Confident Consumers Lift US Retail Sales in December

AP News | Equities.com |

Americans were willing to spend during the holidays after a sluggish November.


Fed's Beige Book Shows 'Modestly' Expanded Economic Activity

Equities Staff | Equities.com |

On balance, holiday sales were solid with several districts noting the growing importance of online shopping.


World Economic Forum at Davos 2019 - Ben Yablon Executive VP Salt Lending

Matt Bird sits down with Ben Yablon - Executive VP of Salt Lending - at the World Economic Forum in Davos January 2019


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