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'Big Short' Burry warns a repeat of the 2008 slump is in sight

‘Big Short’ Burry warns a repeat of the 2008 slump is in sight

Tension has become the new watchword in the markets. For several days, investors seem exhausted. They seem ready to panic at the slightest bit of bad news. Everything feels like all it takes is a spark to ignite everything. The reason for this fragility and vulnerability is the fear that the US economy and the …

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Here's why investors should start betting on Apple and the stock market now

Here’s why investors should start betting on Apple and the stock market now

Sometimes it pays to not dismiss market traditions. They said September was generally bad. They were right. The S&P 500 SPX will enter the last trading day of the month having lost 7.95%. Worries about inflation and higher borrowing costs – not to mention a bond crisis in the UK – have taken their toll. …

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India's startup market may lag China's, but it has 'huge potential', says Facebook co-founder

India’s startup market may lag China’s, but it has ‘huge potential’, says Facebook co-founder

India’s startup market is worth betting on, even if it’s still “a few years” behind China’s, said Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. During a panel discussion at the Forbes Global CEO Conference in Singapore this week, Saverin said his investment firm B Capital was deploying “a lot of dollars” in India. and think about the long-term …

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EXCLUSIVE Grab sees no big layoffs despite market weakness

EXCLUSIVE Grab sees no big layoffs despite market weakness

A man walks past a Grab office in Singapore March 26, 2018. REUTERS/Edgar su Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE, Sept 25 (Reuters) – Grab, Southeast Asia’s largest ride-hailing and food delivery company, is not planning massive layoffs like some rivals have, and is hiring more selectively, while moderating its ambitions …

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Falling stocks and bonds jeopardize technology, the dollar and private equity

Falling stocks and bonds jeopardize technology, the dollar and private equity

Text size Japan had to step in to support the decline of the yen for the first time since 1998, even as it tries to keep interest rates low. Akio Ko/Bloomberg The world has been addicted to cheap money for years. Now we see what the withdrawal looks like. The lifting of interest rates from …

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These 20 S&P stocks slipped as much as 21.5% in another brutal week for the market

These 20 S&P stocks slipped as much as 21.5% in another brutal week for the market

Another tough week for US stocks ended with oil producer stocks falling and Ford Motor Co. falling on concerns about supply shortages. The S&P 500 SPX fell 1.7% on Friday for a 4.6% drop over the week as investors continued to worry about interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve to temper inflation. Among the …

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The Crypto Correction Shows the Market is Working

The Crypto Correction Shows the Market is Working

Text size Crypto regulation must address the real issues of money laundering, sanction evasion, terrorist financing and other criminal behavior, as well as the implications of this new technology for the traditional monopoly of nation states on monetary policy. The time of dreams About the authors: JAmil N. Jaffer is the founder and executive director …

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Google CEO Pichai tells employees not to 'confuse fun with money' in heated meeting

Google CEO Pichai tells employees not to ‘confuse fun with money’ in heated meeting

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai gestures during a session at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, January 22, 2020. Fabrice COFRINI | AFP | Getty Images As Google tries to navigate an unfamiliar environment of slowing growth, cutting costs and employee dissent in the face of cultural shifts, CEO Sundar Pichai …

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Many people have credit problems.  How advisors can help you.

Many people have credit problems. How advisors can help you.

Elevate research shows that 15% of people with less than optimal credit scores earn an individual income of more than $100,000 per year. Additionally, new data from CreditCards.com shows that while credit card debt is most prevalent among the lowest income earners, 37% of those with a month-to-month balance earn at least $100,000 a year. …

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