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If oceans were considered a country, their worth would outshine the likes of Russia and Brazil's economies, according to a new report.
Despite disappointing earnings and sluggish growth relative to global markets, U.S. stocks can still move higher, experts said.
Giles Keating, head of Research and Deputy CIO of Credit Suisse Private Banking & Wealth Management, outlines crucial megatrends such as an aging population in the developed world.
Even if talks yield a short-term technical deal this week, Greece still needs a third bailout after June to survive the next few years, says Koon How Heng, senior FX strategist at Credit Suisse.
Masood Ahmed, director of Middle East and Central Asia at the IMF, says that the IMF has two roles to play with Egypt, one of which is to provide dialogue and the other is to provide financial support.
Masood Ahmed, director of Middle East and Central Asia at the IMF, says that Egypt has made a lot of improvements regarding energy subsidies and broader reforms, but still has "a long way to go."
Pope Francis is considering a visit to Cuba when he travels to the United States later this year, the Vatican said Friday.
Poul Thomsen, director of the European department at the IMF, says that there has been no loss of patience when it comes to the Greek talks.
Poul Thomsen, director of the European department at the IMF, says they have received no request from Greece to delay the IMF loan repayment.
Marc Faber, editor and publisher at The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, says he completely disagrees with the IMF, and that "the global economy is not strengthening, it is weakening."
Jim Rickards, chief global strategist at West Shore Funds, explains why the topic about including the yuan in SDR's basket could steal the limelight at upcoming IMF and World Bank meetings.
Bill Adams, senior international economist at PNC, outlines his expectations for the International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings taking place this weekend in Washington.
Android is now the most popular phone OS in all but a few European countries.
Moritz Kraemer, chief sovereign ratings officer at Standard & Poor's, says that it's a "race against the clock" for Greece, with all easy options off the table.
Saudi Arabia will open its $532bn stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15, allowing foreign institutions to buy shares from then.
Sanjeev Sanyal, global strategist at Deutsche Bank, discusses the results of its annual "Mapping the World's Prices" survey, which tracks the price of goods and services around the world.
The long-term relationship between world trade and GDP growth has broken down. Roberto Azevêdo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says he doesn't expect the old ratio to return anytime soon.
Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, discusses the slowdown in China, saying the importance of March's data should not be overestimated.
The World Trade Organisation has cut its global trade forecast for this year and for 2016. Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says there were a number of factors influencing the reduction, including GDP growth and commodity prices.
Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says he thinks Europe could pick up if certain countries adopted more expansive fiscal policies.
Greece's tourism chief has appealed to holidaymakers to use credit cards to fight tax evasion, The Guardian reports.
Milan has been waiting since 2008 for this day and now it has finally come—but takeoff for the World Expo 2015 looks to be overshadowed by violent protests.
Brussels is set to widen its front against U.S. tech companies by initiating a separate probe into a wider range of online platforms.
U.S. stocks closed higher, recovering from the prior day's selloff, amid higher Treasury yields and mixed data.
U.S. Treasury debt prices continued their decline after the release of numerous U.S. data points on Friday
U.K. equities closed higher on Friday, with the majority of European markets and many international markets closed for the Labor Day holiday.
Anastasia Kastaniotou, a struggling mother of three, stood near the Greek Parliament building on Wednesday and threw up her hands as she contemplated an €11.5 billion austerity package that her country’s government was trying to tie up this week to keep Greece in the euro, the New York Times reports.