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Fed Chairman Powell Lauds Economy and Eschews Politics in Congressional Testimony

Fed Chairman Powell Lauds Economy and Eschews Politics in Congressional Testimony

FXStreet | Equities.com |

Mr. Powell struck many of his long running themes in response to questions from members of the Congressional Joint Economic Committee during his twice-yearly economic testimony.


Is the Capitalist System Really Broken?

Leo Kolivakis | Equities.com |

While I don't think it's broken, Ray Dalio and others recognize the severe structural problems plaguing the current system and how inherently unfair it has become.


Bank of England Analysis: Carney Catches Up With Cloudy Reality

FXStreet | Equities.com |

The BOE has left rates unchanged, with two members voting for a cut. The bank has painted a gloomier picture in the monetary policy report.


Modern Central Banking Is More Vulnerable Than We Think

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

The banking system is far more elaborate than the most complicated Swiss watch but it just keeps on ticking… until it stops.


EUR/USD: US-China Trade Talks Weigh on Euro

FXStreet | Equities.com |

EUR/USD has been attempting to recover amid upbeat euro-zone data, but headlines from US-China trade talks are set to move markets.


If You're Not Long, You're Wrong

Frank Holmes | Equities.com |

Why I’m bullish going forward despite signs that the world could be facing its worst economic slowdown since the financial crisis.


European Central Bank Deploys New Monetary Stimulus

AP News | Equities.com |

The ECB delivered a new blast of monetary stimulus Thursday to help the shaky economy in the face of the US-China trade conflict and Brexit.


The Tip of the Debt-Bomb Iceberg

Harry Dent | Equities.com |

Argentina is a microcosm of something colossal in scale that should frighten all investors.


Analyze This! — Central Bank Edition

Ivan Martchev | Equities.com |

Is there a light at the end of the quantitative easing tunnel?


World Economic Forum at Davos 2019 - Joseph Weinberg CEO PayCase, Chairman Shyft

Matt Bird sits down with Joseph Weinberg CEO PayCase, Chairman Shyft at the World Economic Forum at Davos 2019