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Social Security Announces 0.3 Percent Benefit Increase for 2017

Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 65 million Americans will increase 0.3 percent in 2017, the Social Security Administration announced today. 185 more words


Negligible inflation

The latest Consumer Price Index shows inflation at a negligible 0.2% for both the past quarter and the past year (to September).

This remains outside the Reserve Bank target range of 1-3%, as it has been for the past two years. 51 more words


Inside the Economy with SH&J: September 26, 2016

It is no surprise that the Fed elected not to raise interest rates this month, although the Consumer Price Index is creeping back to the level the Feds are seeking. 70 more words


USD/CAD Broke Out Of Its Bearish Trend Before Canadian Data

On Friday, USD/CAD finally broke out of its losing streak that it has been in for the past few days when the dollar finally rebounded versus its Canadian counterpart. 388 more words


Market News Briefing – Sept. 16th 2016 13:30 (GMT+1)

US consumer prices rose in August by 0.2%.
This is a surprising result, given that the market expectations stood at 0.1%.

Market Up 5.05% YTD

The S&P 500 index has advanced 5.05% while the CBOE Market Volatility index dropped 7.69% year to date through September 15.

U.S. inflation as measured by the consumer price index remained muted in August further pushing back the likelihood that Federal Reserve will raise interest rates by year end, held by elections in November.


Market News Briefing – Sept. 14th 2016 09:00 (GMT+1)

The European stock markets are going up this morning, after yesterday they closed at the lowest level for more than a month.
FTSE rising by 0.2%, the DAX adds 0.2% and the CAC rising by 0.1%. 41 more words

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