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The Markets in 2039

  • 87 years of the Dow 30—Can you name them all? Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 1:42 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Here's a look at the companies that, over the past 87 years, have entered and left the iconic index as their fortunes rose and fell.

  • This is the hottest commodity of the future Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 6:58 AM ET

    In the next quarter century, demand for water will boom as the world population swells. This liquid gold could be traded like oil.

  • Asia to become finance center of the world? Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    The SGX Centre (center), which houses the Singapore Stock Exchange

    Overregulation in the US has spooked global banks. They are now looking beyond Wall St. as a major financial hub. What's next?

  • Best and worst predictions of the past 25 years Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 7:05 AM ET
    Nassim Taleb, author of "Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable"

    There have been some great forecasts and some awful ones over the past 25 years. Here is a look at some that shook the market.

  • 7 trends that will revolutionize stock trading Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    What will stock trading be like 25 years from now? A lot different than it is today. Here are seven huge changes on the way.

  • 2039: An investment space odyssey Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Still of Hal 9000 from the motion picture 2001: A Space Odyssey

    Just as portfolios have changed dramatically since 1989, they could look very different in 2039 thanks to the robotification of investing.

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