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VIX Spikes To 2-Week Highs As Dow Erases 2017 Gains

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Finance | 0 comments

VIX spiked this morning to near 13 (shock horror) – the highest since January 3rd – as Goldman Sachs was unable to support the...

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How comments about women’s ‘ambition’ cost an ad exec his job

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business | 0 comments

Last July, Kevin Roberts, then-chairman of Saatchi & Saatchi, was hosting a 50-person birthday dinner for his daughter-in-law at his...

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Playing The Trump Effect On FX Markets

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, China, Donald Trump, Economy | 0 comments

Trump will soon assume his elected office, and potentially change FX markets forever. Well, it’s already happened. But what...

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Border Tax “Back On The Table” After Trump Walks Back “Provocative” Statement

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Donald Trump, Politics | 0 comments

Just a day after Trump’s WSJ comments on the dollar being overvalued, and criticism on the proposed Border-Tax Adjustment sent the...

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US Manufacturing Output Stagnates For 14th Straight Month (Despite Surging Surveys)

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, United States, World | 0 comments

US Manufacturing output stagnated for the 14th month in a row in December with a mere 0.2% rise year-over-year (amid downward revisions),...

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Highest Rent Inflation Since 2007 Sends Core CPI Above Fed’s Target For 14th Consecutive Month

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Economy | 0 comments

US headline inflation rose for a 5th consecutive month, and has not seen a negative print since February, following today’s report...

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New ABC / WaPo Poll Uses “Oversamples” To Goal Seek Strong Obama Approval Rating

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Donald Trump, Politics, United States | 0 comments

Just one day after the bitter mainstreamers at ABC/WaPo and CNN used their “oversamples” of Democrats to rig polls showing an...

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What Wage Inflation? Real Average Weekly Earnings Growth Plunges To Weakest In 30 Months

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Donald Trump, Economy, United States | 0 comments

Despite all the excitement and media hype that wage growth is finally upon us and the green shoots of escape velocity recovery are here,...

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Man Sets Himself On Fire Outside Trump D.C. Hotel In Protest Of Inauguration

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, United States | 0 comments

A protester set himself on fire outside Trump International Hotel in Washington DC on Tuesday night around 9:30pm in what appears to be a...

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Collibra nabs $50M at reported $650M valuation led by ICONIQ

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Europe, Finance, Technology | 0 comments

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Goldman Beats, Profits Surge As Trading Revenues Jump; Average Banker Comp Hits $338,600

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Donald Trump, Economy, Finance | 0 comments

Unlike the other big banks, Goldman’s earnings release is a breeze: since the bank has virtually no balance sheet to use as a source...

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Gold Up 5.5% YTD – Hard Brexit Cometh and Weaker Dollar Under Trump

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, China, Donald Trump, Economy, Finance | 0 comments

GOLD PRICES UP 5.5% YTD – CONCERNS OF “CALAMITOUS SELF-HARM” TO EU FROM BREXIT AND TRUMP DOLLAR COMMENTS SUPPORT GOLD...

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Frontrunning: January 18

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, China, Donald Trump, Economy | 0 comments

  Overnight Media Digest … This post is from zerohedge.com/fullrss2.xml/article/_http. Click here to read the full text Best...

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Target Tumbles After Cutting Guidance, Reports Poor Comps; Drags Wal-Mart Lower

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Economy | 0 comments

US retailer woes continued this morning, a trend the began well prior to the poor holiday spending season, when retail giant Target not...

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Trump Tells Democrats Boycotting Inauguration: “I Hope They Give Me Their Tickets, We Need Seats So Badly”

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Donald Trump, Politics | 0 comments

In an interview airing this morning on Fox News, President-elect Donald Trump said Democrats shunning his inauguration this Friday should...

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Microsoft Thinks Machines Can Learn to Converse by Making Chat a Game

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Startups | 0 comments

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Deutsche Bank To Scrap Bonuses For 2016: As Many As 90% Of Bankers, Traders Affected

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Economy, Finance | 0 comments

While Deutsche Bank shareholders have certainly seen some recent relief following last year’s stock acrobatics which sent the the...

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“Everything Is A Partial Reversal Of Yesterday” – Stocks, Dollar Rebound Following Trump Scare

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, China, Economy | 0 comments

European shares decline led by a plunge in Pearson shares, S&P futures were modestly in the green as Asian and EM stocks gained. The...

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Trump Stresses Globalism at Davos but It Should Be Within a Process of Free Trade

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Business, Donald Trump, Politics | 0 comments

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Venture capital in 2017 is when the rubber hits the road for returns

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Economy, Finance, Technology | 0 comments

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