• The Finance 202: Today will mark the longest stock rally in U.S. history. Yes, despite the Trump turmoil

    1 month ago - By Washington Post

    It's a defining split screen of our era.
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  • Futures dip on Trump legal woes, caution ahead of trade talks

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock futures dipped slightly on Wednesday as President Donald Trump's political position was threatened by the criminal convictions of two former advisers and on caution ahead of U.S.-China trade talks.
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  • From Collusion to Cohen, Tallying Trump's Legal Risks

    1 month ago - By Washington Post

    The legal inquiries into U.S. President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign started with Russia but have moved much closer to home. While Trump insists no evidence will ever emerge of his campaign colluding in Russia's high-tech interference with the election, Trump's opponents say some compelling clues are already out in the open, and alleged collusion remains at the heart of the probe by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. A separate investigation spawned by Mueller's work has now produced a guilty
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  • U.S., China to resume trade talks amid low expectations

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    U.S. and Chinese officials are set to resume contentious trade talks on Wednesday under the cloud of a prediction by U.S. President Donald Trump that there would be no real progress. As David Pollard reports, the impact of the crisis is being widely felt, including in Europe where a new poll suggests the trade war will hold back growth.
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  • Why American Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines Are Cutting Service to China

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    Why can't U.S. airlines make their Chinese flights work? Two U.S. carriers are ending flights to China, and it might have something to do with China's easing its “one route, one airline” policy for Chinese airlines, opening up long-haul international routes for more competition, Reuters says.
    American Airlines aal is ending its direct Chicago-Shanghai service and 10 other unprofitable long-haul routes by early 2019. Hawaiian Airlines is also suspending its Honolulu-Beijing route, which had been flying three times a week since 2014, because demand wasn't growing as hoped. Service will end...
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  • CFIUS casts a shadow over booming China-US dealflow

    1 month ago - By eFinancial News

    Venture and private equity investment between China and the U.S. has soared this year
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  • Caution prevails over Trump legal woes and U.S.-China trade talks

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Stocks faltered and bonds rose on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald Trump's political position was threatened by the criminal convictions of two former advisers, while the U.S. dollar reversed course and headed for its sixth straight day of losses.
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  • Linde-Praxair try to save $83 billion merger after antitrust blow

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Industrial gases giants Linde and Praxair are in talks to try to salvage their $83 billion merger after U.S. competition regulators demanded they sell assets that generate more than $4.3 billion in sales.
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  • Global shares mixed after S&P 500 touches all-time high

    1 month ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Global shares were mixed Wednesday, as some markets were cheered by bullish sentiment overnight on Wall Street despite concerns about U.S. trade tensions with China.
    KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 edged 0.2 percent higher to 5,416.83. Germany's DAX was flat at 12,382.90. Britain's FTSE 100 lost 0.4 percent to 7,535.84. The future contract for the Dow Jones industrial average lost 0.2 percent to 25,752 and S&P 500 futures were also down 0.2 percent, at 2,856.20.
    ASIA'S DAY: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 gained 0.6 percent to finish at 22,362.55. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.3...
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  • As Trade Talks Resume, U.S. To Slap China With New Round Of Tariffs

    1 month ago - By NPR

    New U.S. tariffs on China are set to go into effect Thursday on $16 billion worth of Chinese goods. Beijing is expected to respond immediately with tariffs on the same amount of U.S. products.
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  • Trump legal woes and U.S.-China trade talks breed market caution

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Stocks faltered and bonds rose on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald Trump's political position was threatened by the criminal convictions of two former advisers, while the U.S. dollar steadied after five consecutive days of losses.
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