• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    China's latest economic report card was a little disappointing. Retail sales grew by 9.4% in April, matching the weakest annual growth rate since early 2004, data from China's National Bureau of Statistics showed.
    Billionaire Michael Bloomberg is launching a rival to Davos - and it's all about China. Bloomberg's new conference - dubbed the New Economy Forum - will focus almost entirely on the rise of China and its changing role in the world.
    Hong Kong could overtake New York as the world's billionaire capital very soon. Hong Kong added 21 billionaires in...
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