• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    The Fed meets. The Federal Open Market Committee is expected to hold its key interest rate in a range between 1.75% and 2% at the conclusion of Wednesday's meeting.
    Trump could more than double his proposed tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods. President Donald Trump is considering increasing his proposed 10% tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25%, Bloomberg says.
    The conditions that triggered the last stock meltdown are still in place. A new study from Goldman Sachs says the constrained liquidity conditions the stock market experienced in...
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    The Fed meets. The Federal Open Market Committee is expected to hold its key interest rate in a range between 1.75% and 2% at the conclusion of Wednesday's meeting.
    Trump could more than double his proposed tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods. President Donald Trump is considering increasing his proposed 10% tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25%, Bloomberg says.
    The conditions that triggered the last stock meltdown are still in place. A new study from Goldman Sachs says the constrained liquidity conditions the stock market experienced in...
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday.
    1. Apple beat profit and revenue expectations with impressive earnings on Tuesday, and it hinted at a big September iPhone launch. Apple's revenue growth from services was a particular highlight, rising 31% year over year to $9.54 billion.
    2. Martin Tripp, the ex-Tesla employee Elon Musk called a 'horrible human being', slapped the company with a countersuit alleging defamation. Tripp is a former employee at Tesla's Gigafactory, and filed a countersuit against the company alleging that Tesla is not living up to its...
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  • The 10 most important things in the world right now

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here's what's happening on Wednesday.
    1. Facebook has detected a coordinated effort to influence US politics ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. The company said it didn't yet know who was behind it.
    2. White House chief of staff John Kelly accepted US President Donald Trump's offer to stay on through 2020. Trump has reportedly considered replacing Kelly, with whom he's clashed over management style.
    3. Chinese telecom giant Huawei surpassed Apple as the world's second largest smartphone maker. It's the first time since 2010 that Apple has not been ranked number one or two.
    4. Iran...
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Wednesday.
    1. Lloyds Banking Group said on Wednesday its pre-tax profit for the first half of 2018 jumped by 23% to £3.1 billion, broadly in line with expectations despite another hefty provision for insurance mis-selling. Reuters reports that Britain's biggest mortgage lender was predicted to book £3.2 billion in pre-tax profit for the period to end-June, according to a bank-compiled average of forecasts.
    2. Apple reported strong earnings on Tuesday, beating expectations for both revenue and earnings per share. The beat was...
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