• How the Government Shutdown Might Stall U.S.-China Trade Talks

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    China's Vice Premier Liu He plans to meet his U.S. counterparts to follow up on-going trade talks by mid-level officials at the end of January, the U.S. Treasury Secretary said Thursday .
    That's if the U.S. government has re-opened by then. The government is in the midst of a partial shutdown that could delay talks, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing anonymous officials.
    Independent outsiders following the deal are also suffering from a lack of access to crucial U.S.-China trade data, due to the shutdown of government econometric agencies. “The trade data right now is both interesting...
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know
    The US and China agree to more trade talks. A Chinese delegation led by Vice Premier Liu He, the country's top trade official who is one of President Xi Jinping's closest allies, plans to travel to Washington at the end of January to meet with a US team led by Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
    The British pound jumps after report says Brexit will probably be delayed. The pound climbed as much as 0.8% versus the dollar to 1.2851 after the Evening Standard reported that cabinet ministers said they expected Britain's...
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  • 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know
    The US and China agree to more trade talks. A Chinese delegation led by Vice Premier Liu He, the country's top trade official and one of President Xi Jinping's closest allies, will travel to Washington at the end of January to meet with a US team led by Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
    The British pound jumps after report says Brexit will be delayed. The pound climbed as much as 0.8% versus the dollar to 1.2851 after the Evening Standard reported cabinet ministers said Britain's exit from the European Union would be...
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  • Goldman Sachs discovered an earnings-season strategy that can make a 24% return in just 6 days - here's what it is, and how you can replicate it

    Goldman Sachs discovered an earnings-season strategy that can make a 24% return in just 6 days - here's what it is, and how you can replicate it

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Earnings season is about to get underway, and it's set to be one of the most important in recent memory, at least for stock traders.
    Goldman Sachs has discovered a trading strategy that's returned 26%, on average, over just a six-day period.
    The upcoming earnings season is shaping up to be one of the most important in recent memory.
    Stocks finally looks vulnerable after almost a decade in bull market territory, and dimming profit outlooks are a big part of that. Investors will be watching closely for signs of a quicker-than-expected earnings slowdown - a development that might make them...
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  • China and the US just agreed to a fresh set of trade war negotiations - but the government shutdown threatens to derail any progress

    China and the US just agreed to a fresh set of trade war negotiations - but the government shutdown threatens to derail any progress

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The US and China have agreed to go ahead with a further set of trade negotiations at the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reports.
    Fresh talks follow a productive but ultimately fruitless set of negotiations in Beijing this week.
    The talks, however, could be delayed by the ongoing shutdown of the US government, officials with knowledge of the discussions warned.
    On Saturday, the shutdown will become the longest in US history.
    The US and China have agreed to go ahead with a further set of trade negotiations at the end of January, with more senior officials from both sides set to...
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