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David Bloom, the global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, lists the currencies that would survive a flight back to the dollar.
China's manufacturing activity expanded in November but at a slower pace than October, a survey from HSBC showed on Thursday.
The euro may have bounced back from ECB's interest rate cut, but recovering from talk that the ECB is mulling negative deposit rates could be harder.
The Fed minutes released Wednesday are a must-read for those interested in the complexity of modern central banking, writes Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian.
Sales of existing home sales nationally fell 3.2 percent in October, but in the West they were down 7 percent.
Advertising icon Jerry Della Femina said that HealthCare.gov can be fixed but that the product it's selling is flawed.
"Bitcoin is a fraction of what it could become in terms of a global asset class," Bobby Lee of BTC China says.
Since 1932, the average bull market has lasted less than four years. If anything, this bull is above average. How long until the inevitable?
Art Cashin of UBS talks about why the markets were disappointed by the Federal Reserve's release of its October meeting minutes.
St Louis Fed president James Bullard said a strong November jobs report would increase the probability for a December taper.
The Fed moved no closer to unwinding its monthly asset purchasing program at the October meeting, pointing instead to "coming months."
Bloomberg reports Toronto must pay extra interest to the bond market in light of Mayor Rob Ford's continued antics and admissions.
Despite the fact that the rich have more money to invest, they do not always make better decisions. The Financial Times reports.
Marlboro says it will get into the e-cigarette business in the second half of 2014 and raised its profits forecast for the next year.
Black Friday used to be so simple—it was the day after Thanksgiving. These days, it's more complicated. Those with a plan will get the great deals.
Bubble this, bubble that, but all the bubble talk is actually a good sign.
"This is the Titanic." That's how former Medtronic Chairman and CEO Bill George described Obamacare. He predicted the troubled federal website won't be fixed by the end of the month.
Instagram launched on Microsoft's smartphone OS on Wednesday sans a few key features, but developers say they're still working on it.
US lawmakers are seeking to make it easier for investment fraud victims to seek compensation, after investors in Allen Stanford's Ponzi scheme were deemed ineligible to file claims.
London's Mayor Boris Johnson says rather than attacking the rich for their wealth, the public should be thanking them for their taxes and spending.