• U.S. inflation pressures modestly rise in July; Fed on track to raise rates

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. consumer prices rose in July and the underlying trend continued to strengthen, pointing to a steady increase in inflation pressures that keeps the Federal Reserve on track to gradually raise interest rates.
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  • Why Trading Venezuelan Bolivar For U.S. Dollars Is Dangerous

    6 days ago - By NPR

    Venezuela's currency is losing value so quickly, residents are trying to trade it for anything else, like sacks of sugar. We meet a woman who helped citizens access U.S. dollars. Now she's on the run.
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  • Best's Briefing: Short-Term Health Plans Presents Growth Potential for Some Insurers

    6 days ago - By A.M. Best

    The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services' final rule on short-term, limited-duration medical products should have a positive impact on insurers that offer these policies, as these carriers will ...
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  • Why The U.S. Dollar Will Continue To Bounce Back

    6 days ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Invesco : Invesco Fixed Income shares its views on currencies around the world, including potential for U.S. dollar appreciation amid trade wars.
    Neutral. Trade tensions have resulted in a partial change to our view. We have revised our expectation for a broad US dollar weakening trend, now believing it may appreciate versus currencies linked to China as trade tensions increase. At this point, it appears likely any increase in tariffs may adversely affect valuations of Asian currencies such as the Chinese renminbi and Korean won. In addition, volatility generated by tariffs may cause...
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