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Sandyway on Exmoor on Monday morning https://t.co/6tnbvkb68w

Somewhere in Exmoor #reality #imagination #exmoor #devon #somerset #unitedkingdon #landscape #watercolor #thomaswschaller https://t.co/Etnifkakwb

@Kernow_Life just found this photo from #exmoor when we had lots of #snow and got snowed in for a couple of weeks, great road drifts it was beautiful a #winter wonderland #WinterStorm #SnowWatch https://t.co/Df9I0cZKQr

Dow travels 20,000 points in one of the wildest weeks since the financial crisis

With another volatile plunge on Friday, the Dow Jones industrial average has traveled about 20,000 points this week.<p>The stock index is also tracking …

Stock Markets

Short eared owl 1 #Exmoor @DevonBirds @NatureUK #wildlife #photography @wildlife_uk #devonhour @lovenorthdevon @VisitDevon #devonwildlife @ExmoorNP @ExmoorNature @Exmoor4all https://t.co/U0QhHrTfr1

Exmoor beauty #exmoor https://t.co/DnzKMtbGYk

Is the Stock Market Loaded for Bear?

As 2018 progresses, business leaders and market participants should – and undoubtedly will – bear in mind that we are moving ever closer to the date …

Mind

King Says Global Debt May Contain Seeds of Next Financial Crisis

Former Bank of England Governor Mervyn King says a buildup of debt needs to be more closely monitored to ensure it doesn’t spark the next financial …

Economics

VIX above 50% for, remarkably, only third time ever (if you count Sept '08-March '09 as one "time"). LTCM, Asia crisis, dotcom bubble, Greece, euro debt crisis, Brexit ... none of that got the VIX above 50. But it did today. Shows how complacent/skewed the market was. https://t.co/57ckTEUWMv

Red stag with hinds & calves

Feb 3, 2018 at 11:27pm UTC

Today #SCGenge & #SCBale have been out on #Exmoor patrolling the roads & moorland enforcing road traffic & anti social behaviour legislation, good that only 1 excess speed reported & no offences revealed by #ANPR or their observations. @ASPolice @ExmoorNP @ASPWSomerset https://t.co/dvsHdFJgL2

Spring is coming!!! What a great time to get out on the paths! @ExmoorNP @WildlifeENPA @WoodlandsENPA https://t.co/Va3AuJROeZ

Moody's $864m penalty for ratings in run-up to 2008 financial crisis

Payout to US justice department, 21 states and District of Columbia for risky mortgage securities ratings before stock market crash<p>The credit rating agency Moody’s has agreed to pay nearly $864m to settle with US federal and state authorities over its ratings of risky mortgage securities in the …

Ruined building and 'D' shaped Sheepfold on Hoaroak Hill - Exmoor's Past - the online Historic Environment Record

MSO6988 - Ruined building and 'D' shaped Sheepfold on Hoaroak Hill<p>ENPHER Number:<p>MSO6988<p>Name:<p>Ruined building and 'D' shaped Sheepfold on Hoaroak …

20th Century

Exmoor Trial 2018

Exmoor

Drenched while waiting for #wildflowerhour. Hazel catkins amongst the 'Atlantic rainforests' above Watersmeet, #Exmoor @BSBIbotany @Exmoor4all @NorthDevonNT @holnicoteNT https://t.co/6SrgRn92rP

Snowdrops, deep in a hidden valley at Wheddon Cross, Exmoor - A gem in the heart of Exmoor Open between 27 Jan - 25 Feb 2018 @SomersetLife @TheBestofExmoor @somersethour @Exmoor_Hour @Exmoor_Life @ExmoorMagazine https://t.co/2UpG86X4xI

Financial regulators too often think “this time is different”

FOR a phenomenon with such predictably bad outcomes, a financial boom is strangely seductive. Not a decade after the most serious financial crisis …

Economics

Can't get enough of these style of signs... are they unique or have you spotted them elsewhere? https://t.co/ejzJAOiIf0

Banks 'don't even have a plan A' for another financial crisis, Rogoff says

Financial institutions have fewer tools to deal with a crisis than ever before, according to Kenneth Rogoff.<p>But the Harvard economics professor said …

Economy

The Fed's surprise move 10 years ago set the tone for its crisis response

<b>Ten years ago the economy broke. Today, America is a much different place, not just economically, but politically and culturally. This year, Marketplace will explore how the financial crisis and its aftermath changed us in a project called Divided Decade.</b><p>Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke stared …

Economics

Was that a good idea driving up through the kale field @animaldave #westermill #westermillfarm #exmoor #kale #mud #quad #muddy #kawasaki #farming

Rogoff: China is the top candidate for being at the center of the next big financial crisis

Below is a new interview with Ken Rogoff, published in today’s issue of the Swiss Business newspaper Finanz und Wirtschaft by editor Christoph …

Economy

The financial crisis: a decade of debt

[MUSIC PLAYING]<p>[WINDING CLOCK]<p>[CAR HORN]<p>[MUSIC - LADY GAGA, "POKER FACE"]<p>[SINGING] P-- p-- p-- poker face, p-- p-- p-- poker face.<p>In the hot summer …

Economy

Could we be facing a major debt crisis?

Washington, DC – Economic growth is accelerating across most of the world. Yet the world’s total gross debt-to-GDP ratio has reached nearly 250%, up …

An Exmoor Farm by James McIntosh Patrick 1937-8 (@HullFerens). https://t.co/lnufk8lX4g

Winter at Withypool, Exmoor – A Winter Landscape, a Rider and Two Hounds in the Foreground by Alfred Munnings (1878-1959) (@AlfredMunnings). https://t.co/kQNcazCzWL

House Passes Spending Bill to Avoid Shutdown, Senate in Doubt

The House passed a spending bill Thursday to avoid a U.S. government shutdown, but Senate Democrats say they have the votes to block the measure in a …

Driving

Winter in Our Garden at Withypool, Exmoor by Alfred James Munnings (1878-1959) (@AlfredMunnings). https://t.co/yyMP8ilGqj