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The market is telling a simple story, says bond manager Bill Gross: Instead of investing, borrow.
The Fed is reluctant to plow ahead with more rate hikes because of increased global risks, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans tells CNBC.
Consumers were feeling more optimistic in March, according to a survey released Tuesday.
ValueAct, an activist investment firm, paid the price for being a longtime investor in Valeant Pharmaceuticals, says the New York Times.
Consumer spending rose marginally in February and overall inflation retreated.
Prospects for Africa’s second-largest economy look gloomy, as the central bank hikes interest rates at a time of slumping growth, drought and a political power battle.
Consumers were feeling less optimistic than expected in March as drivers eye gas prices, an early survey indicates.
There were 5.5 million job openings in January, up from 5.28 million job openings in December.
A key economic measure ticked higher in February, but fell just short of Wall Street expectations.
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Dreams of lengthy cruises and beach life may be just that, with 20 of the world’s biggest countries facing a pension shortfall worth $78 trillion, Citi said in a report sent on Wednesday.
George Osborne, the U.K.'s finance minister, will announce this year's budget on Wednesday and is expected to cut public spending further, despite the slowing British economy.
ECB delivers a surprise package of measures designed to kickstart Europe's moribund economy by cutting all of its interest rates and expanding its massive bond-buying program.
Action is needed to boost the global economy, with volatile financial markets and low commodity prices fueling concerns about its health, the IMF has said.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the outlook on inflation is dividing key members of the Federal Reserve and creating uncertainty over the direction of interest rates.
A key measure of attitudes on Main Street fell more than expected in February, a survey said Tuesday.
Christine Lagarde will serve a second term as head of the International Monetary Fund, the executive board announced Friday.
But in spite of the dip, the economy is still on pace for moderate expansion.
The euro zone will need "a strong effort" from all its policymakers if it is to overcome the market's "significant challenges."
Bank of Canada, Bank of Israel, Bank of England… CNBC takes a look at the central banks other than the Fed that may opt for negative interest rates.