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Betrayal, Revenge

The Forefather

Instant recap: Marcus told his spiritual master, Acarya Vasudeva, that the federal government was going to move against him, and that there was no way to head it off. 1,865 more words

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China banks miss out on US investment banking bonanza

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

As scores of investment bankers profit from the fee bonanza offered by Chinese companies hunting for deals in the United States, one group is conspicuously absent – Chinese banks. 924 more words

Money Matters

New York Fed, two more wanted no discount rate change in March: minutes

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Just two weeks before the Federal Reserve’s mid-March decision to raise US interest rates, only seven out of 12 regional Federal Reserve banks appeared to back the idea, minutes from discussions of the discount rate showed on Tuesday. 335 more words

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Yellen warns Fed's independence under threat

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

The US central bank’s shield from political interference is “under some threat” from Congress, a prospect that could erode progress in the economy, Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen warned Monday. 445 more words

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The Fed's stock market warning is more ominous than ever before

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

The Fed minutes were released Wednesday and there’s one sentence everyone is talking about: “Some participants viewed equity prices as quite high relative to standard valuation measures.” By “quite high” I imagine they are referring to the fact that even by their own measures the broad stock market is now more expensive than it was at the height of the dotcom mania. 347 more words

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