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U.S. IPO Market Kicks Off 2016 at a Standstill

January is expected to be the slowest month for initial public offerings since the dark days of the 2008 global financial crisis, as firms …

Reports of the Chinese Economy's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

I was baffled by why some people think a 6.9% growth for a $10 trillion economy is such bad news. The headlines were occupied by China’s economic slowdown, and what a catastrophe it might bring to the world.<p>To me, slower growth is long expected. It means that the Chinese economy is maturing. Even …

The Chances of a Global Meltdown

Investors have reasons to be fearful—but not terrified. Here’s what to expect in the rocky months ahead.<p>Are we headed for another global financial crisis? The market convulsions of the past week reflected a continuation of a market selloff that began on the first trading day of 2016. Investors have …

Stock Markets

5 signs the stock market's sell-off is just beginning

I guess he must have missed the stock market's start this year. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost over 1,000 points, from 17,591 at the close on December 31 to 16,519 by the end of the week—a loss of over 6% in one week.<p>That's more than in any other first week of the year since 1928.<p>That's …

Stock Markets

Wall Street got the China oil story wrong, and it will make everything that's happening now much worse

It has prepared its refiners to dump a massive load of supply onto an already oversupplied market.<p>All of this has to do with China's attempt to invigorate its private markets — to liberalize its economy.<p>Last year, China allowed small, private oil refineries, called teapot refiners, to start buying …

Oil

Asian stock markets fall after oil slumps again

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets fell Tuesday, following a decline on Wall Street, after a renewed slump in the price of oil kept investors on edge …

Stock Markets

25 Exciting Albums Still To Come In 2015

The first six months of 2015 have seen a generous smattering of amazing albums. But wait! There’s even more to come. Here’s 25 of our most most …