A Fed Rate Increase Is Expected. But What Comes Next?
The Federal Reserve has signaled its move this week. Investors, though, want to know whether the central bank will continue with its patient approach to rates.
9 hours ago - NY Times
How tax changes may impact US startups
In an effort to envision how the pending tax bill might affect U.S. startups and their investors, Crunchbase News reached out to tech industry taxation experts. We touched the...
1 day ago - Tech Crunch
On Tax Bill, It's Trump vs. His Hometown
The Republican tax bill being shepherded by Mr. Trump would hurt New York, his home state. “You guys seem to be doing O.K.,” he told donors last week.
2 days ago - NY Times
Breakingviews: Focus on Shareholders Holds Back U.S. Wage Growth
President Trump claims the Republican tax bill will lead to big raises, but most companies plan to spend profit on buybacks and dividends.
2 days ago - NY Times
DealBook Briefing: When Being a Friend of Trump Doesn't Help
Moguls like Steve Schwarzman are trying to use their influence with President Trump to change parts of the tax bill. It's not clear they're succeeding.
2 days ago - NY Times
Renewable Energy Is Surging. The G.O.P. Tax Bill Could Curtail That
The tax bills moving through Congress could hobble the United States' renewable energy industry because of provisions that scale back incentives for wind and solar power.
3 days ago - NY Times
The GOP tax bill just got another ugly review
A new CBS News poll found that 35% of Americans approved of the GOP tax bill, while 53% disapproved. Additionally, 76% of people thought the plan would benefit corporations...
3 days ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
Trump Thinks the U.S. Could See 6% Economic Growth. The Data Says Otherwise
President Donald Trump is feeling pretty good about the United States' economic prospects. On Wednesday, Trump told reporters that he expects to see a 6% annual growth rate...
3 days ago - Fortune
U.S. Securities Markets Coalition Opposes Senator Wyden's “Modernization of Derivatives Tax Act of 2017”
OCC and U.S. Securities Markets Coalition sent a letter to the members of the Senate Finance Committee saying it is time to modernize the taxation of derivatives.
5 days ago - Traders Magazine - 2 articles
Republicans Sought to Undercut an Unfavorable Analysis of the Tax Plan
When the Joint Committee on Taxation found the Republican tax bill would balloon the budget deficit, Republicans tried to discredit it.
6 days ago - NY Times - 3 articles
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CHICAGO - The Latest on the debut of bitcoin futures trading :
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