Economics

XE Market Analysis: Asia - Jan 15, 2021

5 hours ago   |   XE

The Dollar rallied in N.Y. on Friday, seeing the DXY print one-month highs of 90.77, up from 90.43 in early trade. Despite some data misses and lower Treasury yields, the USD...
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Republicans in Congress are starting to oppose Biden's $1.9 trillion economic rescue package

Republicans in Congress are starting to oppose Biden's $1.9 trillion economic rescue package

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden's economic rescue package is starting to run into early opposition from Republicans on Capitol Hill, who are blasting its large...
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Biden stimulus package: $1.9T for a third check, unemployment benefits, eviction ban, more - CNET

8 hours ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

With less than a week to go until the inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden outlines his plans for the next economic stimulus and relief package. Here's what's in it.
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Wealth inequality critic and heiress Abigail Disney on Biden's $1.9 trillion rescue package: 'This stimulus is a moral imperative'

Wealth inequality critic and heiress Abigail Disney on Biden's $1.9 trillion rescue package: 'This stimulus is a moral imperative'

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden announced a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan on Thursday that includes $1,400 checks, an eviction moratorium through...
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CEPA or CPTPP? An Overview of UK-Japan Trade

CEPA or CPTPP? An Overview of UK-Japan Trade

9 hours ago   |   Trade Finance Global

Season 1, Episode 55 Host: Deepesh Patel, Editor, Trade Finance Global Featuring: Sir David Wright GCMG LVO, Chair, TheCityUK Japan Market Advisory Group; Global Advisor, SMFJ...
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Fed's Rosengren: Need to do more to support the economy

10 hours ago   |   FXCM

President-elect Joe Biden's proposed stimulus is big but appropriate, Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren said on Friday, as reported by Reuters. Additional...
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Fed Survey of Consumer Finances Shows A Resilient American Consumer: Robert Samuelson | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

11 hours ago   |   Roi Investing

The American consumer is the great engine of growth for the $19 trillion U.S. economy, representing nearly 70% of spending. If the consumer is confident and happy, chances are...
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Bank of America lifts its forecast for US economic growth on hopes for sweeping Biden-backed stimulus

Bank of America lifts its forecast for US economic growth on hopes for sweeping Biden-backed stimulus

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Robust consumer spending and the likelihood of additional stimulus led Bank of America to boost its outlook for US economic growth on Friday. Economists...
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Will states use the Capitol riot to crack down on pipeline protests?

12 hours ago   |   Grist

Earlier this week, with national attention focused on accountability for the pro-Trump rioters who stormed the capitol building in Washington, D.C., Ohio quietly became the...
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An increase to a $15 minimum wage marks a core component of Biden's new stimulus plan

An increase to a $15 minimum wage marks a core component of Biden's new stimulus plan

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden's newly unveiled stimulus plan includes a federal minimum wage increase to $15 an hour, although the measure is likely to face...
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