Brazil is freeing up more than $20 billion in its banking system as its economy struggles to escape "stagflation". The FT reports.» Read More
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Financial advisors list rebalancing portfolios in a bull market, rising interest rates and government gridlock as top concerns for investors in 2014.
Financial scams aimed at defrauding seniors are becoming more common. Here's what the more common ones look like, and how to protect your family.
Pimco's Total Return Fund saw its assets sink by $41.1 billion in 2013, as U.S. Treasuries bets went south
Advanced economies are likely to require financial repression, debt restructuring, inflation and capital controls, economists Reinhart and Rogoff have warned.
University of Chicago economist John Cochrane was interviewed by the Richmond Fed's Econ Focus. What he said might surprise you.
There are plenty of digital currencies out there, but what about the overlap between frenzied crypto-anarchists and hip hop fans? NBC reports.
The U.S. economy beginning to see traction, says James Poterba, president of the National Bureau of Economic Research.
The next 12 months may not prove as rich for IPOs as the last year. But to bankers, 2014 still promises an abundance of opportunity. The NYT reports.
The European Central Bank is not expected to deploy any of its "powerful artillery" next week, but economists warned that calls for more action in 2014 would build.
Berkshire Hathaway has converted much of its debt in building products company USG into more than $600 million of common stock.
The world's largest bond fund, run by Bill Gross, fell 1.92 percent for the year, according to data from Morningstar.
Computerized trading has already taken over Wall Street. But are investors ready to hand their portfolios over to machines, too?
Stocks begin 2014 on the downside—but some of this may be tax related. Traders say investors are reluctant to book profits.
The single biggest task for the ECB in 2014 will be the implementation of the banking union in the currency bloc, said CEO of Société Générale.
Going into 2014, the Bitcoin Foundation expects wider adoption and the recognition of its potential to support bitcoin going forward.
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act isn't meant to "crack down" on U.S. companies. It's meant to help them.
Carter Worth, the chief market technician at Oppenheimer & Co, has some cautionary advice for investors basking in the glow of the Dow's 2013 records.
Billionaire investor Steven A. Cohen's SAC Capital Advisors returned 20.10 percent this year, even as it pleaded guilty to insider trading charges.
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Another prominent market bull has joined the growing ranks of Wall Street strategists who think a correction is not far away.
Billionaire money manager John Paulson still thinks buying a home to live in is the best investment possible.
For the first time in recent memory, Main Street borrowing and spending has been a bigger driver of earnings than Wall Street's trading.