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Stock Markets – Closing Note – 24/Feb

Ger30, UK100 and SP500 are CFD’s, written over the Dax30, Footsie100 and S&P500 Index futures:

European markets traded lower as investors were reacting to published results and to the performance of US markets. 315 more words

Market News

Oxy, Jail To Blame For Lackluster Labor Force Participation Rate: Goldman

On Friday, I noted that Goldman wants to know why Trump voters are so damn upset.

Clearly, the title was a bit tongue-in-cheek. Essentially, the bank – which now counts multiple… 629 more words


Steve Mnuchin: "Aggressive Timeline" For Tax Reform

Steve Mnuchin appeared on Fox Business today and talked about his plan for stimulating economic growth. Among the priorities on the list, “tax reform” was at the summit. 126 more words


February 25th 2017

Today in 1923 the price of bread in the city of Berlin hit 2,000 marks, demonstrative of the growing hyperinflation problem and economic crises in Germany in the aftermath of World War I (1914-18), a far cry from the flourishing German economy of recent years. 326 more words

On This Day

Border wall moves ahead; Mexican resistance stirs

Yep, the border wall is moving ahead.

From the Chicago Tribune:

U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday that it plans to start awarding contracts by mid-April for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall with Mexico, signaling that he is aggressively pursuing plans to erect “a great wall” along the 2,000-mile border.

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Trump's immigration plans could cripple the US economy and hurt the workers he's pledging to protect

  • Published: 24.02.2017
  • Pedro Nicolaci da Costa

President Donald Trump’s immigration plans have no basis in economic fact but are rather a cheap attempt to rally his political base. 1,389 more words

United States

Real Estate Market Alerts: Shopping for Console Tables

A console table serves so many purposes, it’s hard to believe it’s often overlooked.. via NYT Real Estate http://ift.tt/2mlxSrp