LATEST NEWS : Europe Deflation Risk Seen by 74% in Global Investor Poll

Financial professionals are optimistic about the global economy, just not as fervent about it as they were at the start of the year. That’s the message from the latest Bloomberg Markets Global Investor Poll, which shows concern about risks ranging from the turmoil in Ukraine to the threat of deflation in Europe. continue reading at bloomberg.com

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S&P 500 Falls to Start Year Lower for 1st Time Since 2008

U.S. stocks declined, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index starting the year lower for the first time since 2008, after benchmark indexes posted the biggest annual rallies in more than 15 years. Apple Inc. (AAPL) fell 1.4 percent afterWells Fargo & Co. cut its rating on the stock, sending technology shares lower by 1.1 percent as […]

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Central banks will move goal posts to keep QE forever

LONDON (MarketWatch) — Forget the reforms in China, whether the euroEURUSD +0.14%  survives, or whether Apple AAPL +0.52%  ever gets around to launching that incredibly expensive watch that sends e-mails, plays games, and possibly even tells you what time it is. Right now, there is only one thing that really matters to the markets. And that is whether central banks […]

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