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3 July 2015 (AFR) - Losing money is 'inevitable' in 2015 as global stocks slip

(3 July 2015, AFR, p27, by Rose Powell)

‘Forget Greece: Investors are losing money because of the slowing global economy, an international economic research group has warned. 104 more words

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Inside the Economy with Sharkey, Howes and Javer: April 13, 2015

This week Larry gives us an overview of a flat Q1, provides commentary on the drop in the trade deficit, gives us good news about the strengthening U.S. 42 more words


Internal Strength, External Risk

Cebu, PHILIPPINES, March 27, 2015 – Last Tuesday BSP Governor Tetangco stated his confidence that the Philippine economy would reach the raised growth target of 7-8% in 2015 (this despite most other agencies downgrading their targets following a 3Q slowdown last year – Li & Hungerford project growth of between 6.8%-7%) based on the fundamental internal strength of the economy and a resumption in government spending. 987 more words

What Happened to Oil?

I have recently begun reading more indepth into the oil price landslide that occurred in the last 6 months. The following is an in-depth look into the factors that played on the oil price drop and the road ahead. 1,318 more words


18 Feb 2015 (AFR) - ANZ's Smith predicts tougher year as global growth slows - after ANZ hits stumbling block in Asia

(18 Feb 2015, AFR, p13, Clancy Yeates)

‘ANZ Bank chief executive Mike Smith says the lender faces a tougher environment in 2015, after key businesses driving its push into Asia were hit by tumbling commodity prices and a surprise drop in trading revenue. 34 more words

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Dear EM: All Your Current Account Are Belong To Us

“Almost $260 billion worth of sovereign and corporate bonds — nearly a tenth of outstanding emerging market (EM) debt — is in… 801 more words

Slowing global growth left Caterpillar crawling towards bad earnings

The continued slowdown of the global economy is taking a toll on Caterpillar. The construction-equipment company tried to sound upbeat in its fourth-quarter earnings report… 102 more words