Ioannis Markakis

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Stocks in China: Still Too Hot to Handle?

Dow Jones

FIFA - MarketWatch.com Topics

Video<p>How VAR Could Have Changed World Cup History<p>389d1e0c-3f10-4f29-bcce-a6b7aee3f505 How VAR Could Have Changed World Cup History …

Stock Markets

Canada GDP unexpectedly shrinks in first quarter

OTTAWA--The Canadian economy shrank in the first quarter, posting its worst three-month performance in the post-crisis era, as business investment …

‘Zombie’ accounts top Social Security’s many quirks

Social Security has a number of offbeat “quirks.” Here are the top 10, including how to turn your payments into zombies.<p><b>Quirk No. 10: Your birthday</b> …

Silk Road successors

<b>Closing down the web’s biggest drug shop has simply cleared the way for competitors</b><p>ROSS ULBRICHT, better known by his online pseudonym, “Dread Pirate …

Uh-oh

IN THE first quarter of this year, the American economy shrank. Today’s first GDP revision revealed that the economy contracted at an annualised rate …

Why is it so hard to estimate output gaps?

In a 2013 post I described the uncertainties in estimating structural budget balances (which should reflect the underlying budget position of the …

Europe

eFXdata | Institutional Derived FX Data: Orders, Quant and Insights

–<p>USD/JPY - Rise Halted By Converged 10 And 21-DMAs, Outlook Mixed<p>First appeared on eFXplus on Jul 31 - 03:20 AM<p>Spike higher has been contained by a …

Trading

Moody’s upgrades four top U.S. banks

Morgan Stanley received a long-awaited ratings upgrade from Moody’s Investors Service, an endorsement of the firm’s strategy shift and a move that …

The City

BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo 318d and 320d launching in Europe

Starting July 2015, the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo family gets two new models. The BMW 318d GT and 320d GT are powered by a 2.0 liter four-cylinder …

Knowledge Management

Bogi – A Master BMW Mechanic of the Fairer Sex

The freedom to choose your own path is fought for; fought for against time and money and opinions and politics, and sometimes friends and family. The …

Coffee Brewing

Who Are All The BMW SUVs For?

SUVs are the fastest selling cars on the road, with the demand for them being higher than ever. It’s odd that SUVs are so highly sought after, as …

Rumor: BMW planning a rear-wheel drive 2 Series Gran Coupe

According to German outlet <i>Auto Motor und Sport</i>, BMW is planning a new derivative of the 2 Series Coupe. The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is said to be a …

How to change the oil in your BMW M4

With the all-new BMW M4, comes an all new motor, the powerful S55 which cranks out a staggering 425 hp and 406 lb-ft from a 3.0 liter inline-six …

BMW

Shelby GT350 - A Low Cost M4 Alternative?

Some of the folks over at Mustang6G.com have stumbled upon a pricing sheet for the upcoming Ford Mustang Shelby GT350. It’s not absolutely official, …

Will The Automatic Transmission Stigma Fade?

At the moment, there are more performance cars on the road shifting through automatic transmissions than ever before. There was a time when the …

Alfa Romeo

Ask This Old House: How to install a charging station

In the last episode of “Ask This Old House” electrician Scott Caron helps a homeowner install an electric vehicle charger next to his house. The …

Electric Vehicles

TIME Magazine Third Part: BMW Technology

In the third installment of the multi-part documentary of BMW, by TIME Magazine, we’re going to explore technology. BMW is one of the automotive …

Time Inc.

BMW 1 Series Hatch Racing Car by ADF Motorsport

ADF Motorsport South Africa has instructed their designers to virtually create a racing car based on the BMW 1 Series Hatchback. And the results are …

In the US, Team PTG ran the BMW M3 campaign for 11 years, winning 14 championships (including back to back wins at 24 Hours of Daytona and victory at the 12 Hours of Sebring race) and contributed to several manufacturer championships for BMW. #BMWinsights

Explore Lisbon in style: sightseeing's twice as nice in the all-new BMW 1 Series.

Is time running out to avoid a mass extinction?

Humans have caused a 10% reduction in the total numbers of land-based wild animal and plants over the past 500 years, according to a major new study. …

UPDATE 6-JPMorgan profit rises as fixed-income trading rebounds

* First-qtr EPS $1.45 vs est. $1.40<p>* Adjusted FICC trading revenue increases 5 pct<p>* Shares rise as much as 2.5 pct, hit highest in 15 years (Adds details, updates share price)<p>By Tanya Agrawal and David Henry<p>April 14 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co, the biggest U.S. bank by assets, reported a …

Investing

Morgan Stanley has reportedly been offered $1 billion for its oil-trading business

The trading house Castleton Commodities International has offered $1 billion for it, according to the Financial Times, which cites a person familiar with the matter.<p>Castleton is backed by hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones and Glenn Dubin.<p>The Russian state-owned oil company Rosneft had tried to …

An interview with William Hague

BAGEHOT sat down with William Hague, the retiring Conservative leader of the House of Commons, in his parliamentary office on March 24th. A former …

Draghi jumped by confetti-wielding protester at ECB presser

An earlier version of this story incorrectly described how often the European Central Bank meets to discuss monetary policy. The story has been …

European Central Bank

Smith & Wesson: Gun orders are picking up again

America's leading gun maker is raising its targets.<p>Smith & Wesson (SWHC) shares soared 13% Wednesday as the company announced that firearm orders are picking up again. Sales in recent weeks have been better than expected.<p>The company now forecasts sales of between $175 million to $179 million for …