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Battle Lines Drawn at Davos Over Trade and Cooperation

Battle Lines Drawn at Davos Over Trade and Cooperation

AP News | Equities.com |

World leaders in favor of international cooperation and free trade struck back against the wave of populist nationalism that has featured more prominently than usual at Davos.


Bitcoin Has Its Best Start to a Year Since 2012 as Market Hopes for Institutional Support

Frank Holmes | Equities.com |

The CME launched bitcoin options. Who will be first with a bitcoin ETF?


Mnuchin Tells Davos US May Grow More Quickly in 2020 Than Projections

Reuters | Equities.com |

The Treasury Secretary pointed to the positive impact of trade deals and the possible return of Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft into service.


Trump Heads to Davos on Eve of Senate Reconvening for Impeachment Trial

AP News | Equities.com |

Trump’s participation in the annual WEF will provide a conspicuous split-screen moment in a presidency familiar with them.


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.


2019 Ended on a Sour Note for Major Shippers

AP News | Equities.com |

Trade wars and slowing global growth impacted transportation companies broadly.


The Trade War and China’s Long Game

Guild Investment Management | Equities.com |

The US didn't cause China's slowdown... but the trade war has added critical stress.


World Shares Slip On US-China Trade Deal Concerns

AP News | Equities.com |

Will today's expected preliminary trade agreement have any staying power?


Iranian 'Wild Card' Averted, For Now

Ivan Martchev | Equities.com |

If Gulf War III is ultimately averted in 2020, the U.S. economy should reward us with re-accelerating earnings growth, an election cycle and unemployment at 50-year lows


EUR/USD Forecast: Trapped Between Two Trade Stories

FXStreet | Equities.com |

EUR/USD has been reaching the limits of its advance. Optimism about US-China relations counter fears of US-EU deterioration.


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Financial Market Infrastructure


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