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China Limiting Overseas Investments

China Limiting Overseas Investments

China is looking to curb domestic companies’ investments abroad in property, sports, entertainment, and other fields after many series of high profile, multi-billion dollar acquisitions by Chinese firms. Regulators are aiming to stop foreign a..

Federal Officials Okay with Stock Market Rise

Federal Officials Okay with Stock Market Rise

Officials of the Federal Reserve have noticed the stock market's inexorable rise. The same issue has been discussed during their July meeting. The conclusion? The rise was based on fundamentals, and thus perfectly safe.Officials of the Federal R..

As CEOs Resign From White House' Business Council, the President Shuts it Down

As CEOs Resign From White House' Business Council, the President Shuts it Down

In the recent events of that occurred in Charlottesville, VA and President Trump’s response to the events has led to several CEOs in the White House' business council to resign. Major CEOs from companies such as Merck & Co. (NYSE: MRK)..

The US - North Korea Tensions Impact the Markets

The US - North Korea Tensions Impact the Markets

Tensions are rising between the U.S. and North Korea and as expected, the political heat is leaving a mark on the market. When there is political turmoil that could have a significant global impact, it has always been seen that safe haven assets, ma..

Ethereum and South Korean Investments

Ethereum and South Korean Investments

South Koreans have developed an affinity towards cryptocurrencies. They do not mind the mind churning 24-hour long roller coaster which invariably accompanies this kind of investments. The situation is such that even banks and government financial c..

U.K. Bans Credit Card Surcharges

U.K. Bans Credit Card Surcharges

On Wednesday, the U.K.’s Treasury Ministry announced that British retailers will be forbidden from forcing customers to pay surcharges when they pay for a transaction using a credit card. British consumers tend to face up to 20 percent of surc..

Indonesia Targets 5% GDP Growth

Indonesia Targets 5% GDP Growth

Indonesia is targeting a comeback for its economy. Having  been weighed down by a decrease in spending and lack of investments in early 2017, the Parliamentary Budget committee has agreed the government's request to raise the target growth ..