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Watch what happens if the world economy goes wrong this year

The IMF just released its latest attempt to forecast the health of the global economy, which it thinks will expand by 3.6% this year. The forecast also comes with a warning about what will happen if things go wrong, with growth instead falling to 2.4%, just above the 2% cut-off point that the IMF …

Economy

Vladimir Putin's all-Russian limo revealed

It seems like you can't turn on the news this year without seeing the icy stare of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Whether he's opening the Olympics, sending troops to the Ukrainian border or just riding a horse while shirtless, he's seemingly everywhere. But behind the scenes, Putin has a big …

Copyright

20 Gorgeous Seaside Towns In Italy

Have you ever been to Rome in August and wondered where all the locals are? The truth is that they're likely in one of these towns, as Italians in major cities make a mass exodus toward the coast every summer. Many of the well-known beaches get crowded or too touristy, but this list also includes …

Italian Riviera

Russia and China Join Forces to Kill the U.S. Dollar

While there's still a lot of focus on Russia and Ukraine, the so-called mainstream media is taking little notice of the possible economic …

Mainstream Media
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CHART OF THE DAY: We Are Currently In The Weakest Earnings Cycle In 55 Years

Companies are in the process of announcing their first quarter earnings.<p>It's worth noting that since the beginning of the current earnings cycle (Q2 2007), the pace of earnings growth has been pretty poor.<p>"This has been the weakest earnings cycle in 55 years," noted LPL Financial's Jeff Kleintop. …

20 Most Peaceful Countries in the World

Do you know which are the most peaceful countries in the world? Since 2007 each year, the Global Peace Index has been issued by the IEP (Institute …

Pope Francis condemns killing of Jesuit priest in Syria

Pope Francis has denounced the "brutal slaying" of an elderly Jesuit priest in Syria and called for an end to the violence.<p>A masked gunman killed Francis van der Lugt in his monastery on Monday in the besieged Syrian city of Homs. The attack underscored fears among many of Syria's Christian and …

Stocks fall for 3rd day in row; S&P 500 down for year again: stock market live blog recap

Look How Much Facebook, LinkedIn, And Twitter Got Crushed In The Last Week

One of the big questions in markets is to what extent the "momentum stocks" will keep getting crushed.<p>Lately, erstwhile high flyers like Facebook and Twitter have been getting sold off hard and some fizz gets let out of the bottle.<p>As Davie Scutt notes, the performance in just the last week was …

Startups and the State: How Eastern Europe Backs Entrepreneurs

One the world’s most recognized “startup nations,” <b>Estonia</b>, seems to have employed a complex approach to its entrepreneurship infrastructure. Birthplace of widely known tech companies such as Skype, TransferWise, and GrabCad, Estonia has created a fertile environment in which startups can …

McDonald's quits Crimea as fears of trade clash grow

KIEV (Reuters) - McDonald’s announced on Friday it had closed its restaurants in Crimea, prompting fears of a backlash as a prominent Moscow politician called for all the U.S. fast food chain’s outlets in Russia to be shut.<p>Crimea’s annexation by Russia, which Ukraine and the West do not …

What's Up Europe? Germany and Poland have mixed feelings on Russia

March 27, 2014 | 4:15 PM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2014/03/27/world/whats-europe-germany-and-poland-have-mixed-feelings-russia/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

Michael Lewis calls the stock exchange 'rigged'

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Jim Rickards Gold Is Money, Look At Currencies That No Longer Exist

Jim Rickards appears on CCTV news and discusses the ongoing currency wars. Also he talks about the European Central banks policies and how they are …

Jim Rickards: Gold, Bitcoin, Stimulus Stocks

<b>Transcription of Finance News Network interview with Tangent Capital Senior Managing Director, Jim Rickards</b> <b><br>Lelde Smits:</b> Hello I’m Lelde Smits for …

Precious Metals

Why The Next Global Crisis Will Be Unlike Any In The Last 200 Years

<i>Submitted by F.F. Wiley of Cyniconomics blog,</i><p>Sometime soon, we’ll take a shot at summing up our long-term economic future with just a handful of …

Why The Next Global Crisis Will Be Unlike Any In The Last 200 Years | Economics and Politics

Not only has the global, non-defense budget balance <b>dropped to never-before-seen levels</b>, but it’s falling along a trend line that shows no sign of …

Philip Morris International Ends A Challenging Year With No Clear Signs Of Turnaround

Philip Morris International posted modest earnings growth in 2013, as continued decline in sales volume and stronger U.S. Dollar significantly impacted its results. The company’s full-year diluted earnings per share adjusted for one-time items grew by just 3.4% y-o-y and it also guided for a 3-5% …

America's Shopping Malls Are Dying A Slow, Ugly Death

All across America, once-vibrant shopping malls are boarded up and decaying.<p>Traffic-driving anchors like Sears and JCPenney are shutting down stores, and mall owners are having a hard time finding retailers large enough to replace them. With a fresh wave of closures on the horizon, the problem is …

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2013 Smartphones: Android 78.9%, iOS 15.5%, Windows Phone 3.6%

Global smartphone shipments reached 290.2 million units in Q4 2013, up 34 percent from 217.0 million units in Q4 2012. Google’s Android secured 78.4 percent global share in the quarter (78.9 percent in all of 2013), Apple’s iOS fell to 17.6 percent (15.5 percent in 2013), and Windows Phone took …

Crisis in Argentina sparks new gold rush

Several weeks ago I bought the one asset that all investors seem to hate.<p>I bought some stock in gold mining companies.<p>No, I haven’t gone gold bug or …

Barclays to cut hundreds of investment banking jobs

<b>Barclays plans to cut hundreds of jobs in its investment banking division as part of a restructuring, it has confirmed to the BBC.</b><p>The job cuts come on top of 3,700 layoffs announced early last year.<p>Chief executive Antony Jenkins is also expected to unveil new five-year financial targets next …