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  • Stricter tax inversion rules punish stocks of firms mulling such moves

    The Obama administration's tougher rules on offshore corporate inversions had an immediate effect Tuesday, pushing down the stock prices of companies considering such moves. But the highly technical changes to the tax code did not appear to go far...
  • Fed's George wants to raise U.S. rates soon, gradually

    CHEYENNE Wyo. (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve should begin raising rates soon or risk stoking future inflation and further distorting financial markets where too many investors are already taking excessive risks, a top Fed official said on Tuesday....
  • Economic data, Syria strikes weaken US, European markets

    NEW YORK (AP) — Weak economic news and airstrikes against militants in Syria sent global stock markets lower. The biggest declines came in Europe, where France's benchmark index fell sharply. The selling was more modest in Asia and the U.S., where...
  • Nasdaq to administer data system behind three-hour trading halt

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Nasdaq OMX Group Inc won a contract to administer billing and other chores for the data feed system that sparked a three-hour trading halt in Nasdaq-listed stocks last year, but a contract to build and manage the system is still...
  • Soft economic data, Syria strikes hit US, European markets

    NEW YORK — U.S. and European stocks mostly fell Tuesday following some disappointing economic reports and news that U.S.-led forces have started airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Syria. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average...
  • Lack of liquidity in corporate bonds hits index funds

    (Reuters) - Index fund managers are finding it hard to secure the bonds they need at the prices they want, forcing them to make trade-offs that can hurt investors and leave managers vulnerable in a market downturn. Bond liquidity has all but dried up for...
  • Family finances: Where to earn more interest

    In today's low interest-rate environment, you do have options to eke out a little more yield, even on money you could need quickly. For your emergency fund - at least six months' worth of living expenses - look to bank money market deposit accounts...
  • Exclusive - Ukraine crisis risks recession for Europe: El-Erian

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Mohamed El-Erian, the chief economic adviser at Allianz SE , warned that global markets do not fully appreciate the risk posed by the Ukrainian crisis, a conflict which could push Europe into recession. He saw few options to de-...
  • About 100 climate protesters arrested in march on Wall Street

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - About 100 protesters were arrested on Monday in New York City during a demonstration that at one point blocked streets near the stock exchange to denounce what organizers say is Wall Street's contribution to climate change. The...
  • Frankfurt exchange's China dream turns to nightmare

    FRANKFURT/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - When Deutsche Boerse set off eight years ago to lure Chinese companies to Germany with fast listings and low fees, it dreamed of one day landing a giant like Alibaba . But as the New York Stock Exchange basks in the $22...
  • Dave Leber: Pay it forward worthy goal for retired baby boomers

    Dave Leber: Pay it forward worthy goal for retired baby boomers
    The financial crisis that began in late 2007 has significantly affected many retirees and baby boomers. Their plans and dreams for a comfortable retirement have been upended, and many of us are wondering what's next. The world has changed and much...