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  • IMF says global economic recovery is strengthening

    IMF says global economic recovery is strengthening
    WASHINGTON -- Global economic growth should gain momentum this year, with the U.S. leading the way among developed countries and some long-depressed southern Eurozone economies finally turning the corner, says the International Monetary Fund. The IMF,...
  • Family finances: how higher interest rates will affect you

    Kiplinger's Personal Finance Rising rates have been the talk of Wall Street -- and Main Street -- for months. The yield on 10-year Treasuries has climbed more than one-half percentage point over the past 12 months, to 2.7 percent. But not all rates...
  • Smart shopping for mid-caps

    (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) CHICAGO (Reuters) - Go for the most famous companies when you are investing, and you are likely to pay the highest price possible because most investors place a premium on...
  • Fed's Bullard sees no need for global monetary coordination

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The global economy would see little benefit if the world's central bankers coordinated monetary policy, a top Federal Reserve official said on Monday in defense of America's easy money stance. To fight a recession and nurse the U....
  • ECB says will prime QE, but far from pulling trigger yet

    BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank will get ready to make large-scale asset purchases but is still a long way off embarking on such a plan and will first assess whether the inflation outlook has changed, ECB policymakers said. Faced...
  • Investment inflows, spending spur Sub-Saharan GDP growth rise

    NAIROBI (Reuters) - Growing investment in Africa's natural resources and rising household spending will accelerate economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa to 5.2 percent in 2014 from 4.7 percent last year, the World Bank said on Monday. New oil and gas...
  • U.S. recovery puts onus on Europe and China

    LONDON (Reuters) - The world's top financial policymakers descend on Washington later this week with a debate fizzing once again about what needs to be done to galvanize economic growth. The International Monetary Fund has already called on Europe to...
  • This could be the right time for 'go-anywhere' mutual funds

    Over the last six years, roaring bears and raging bulls both have had their turns to be right about financial markets. But investing success in the next market phase could be far more about pinpointing individual opportunities than riding a wave. This...
  • Know your rights if mortgage sold to another lender

    Q: My mortgage was sold twice, ending up with an out-of-state lender. That is when the problems started. It paid our insurance from escrow when we are escrow waived and have been for 24 years. Then they dropped my wife's name from the account and have...
  • Winnetka crusader fights high-speed trading

    Winnetka crusader fights high-speed trading
    "This is my final stand," said Eric Scott Hunsader, who's been chin deep in this muck for more than three years. "This is it. If I don't get this done now, I will have wasted my time. I've invested so much in this. It's got to stop now, or it never will."...
  • U.S. consumer bureau details diversity efforts after complaints

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. consumer financial watchdog plans to ramp up diversity training and is teaching hiring managers to spot unconscious biases, the agency said in a report on Friday amid concerns over its treatment of women and minority...