The most recent falls in EM stock markets remind us that these economies remain a volatile play for external investors and, far from being any sort of risk diversification investment, closely correlated with developed economy fortunes, writes Moorad Choudhry.
New data from Experian Automotive shows a record high of 27.6 percent of financed new vehicles purchases in the second quarter being a lease.
An earnings season that had showed so much promise quietly tailed away at the end, raising questions about corporate profitability through the end of the year.
We tend to think about monetary policy in terms of interest rate targets. That's a mistake. Here's a better way.
How nervous are traders about an attack on Syria? Look at the Dow Industrial Average as Secretary of State John Kerry spoke.
Bank accounts have gotten noticeably smaller this year as investors have begun to embrace risk. Deposit balances in have fallen by $51 billion.
Not quite. The Danes are too different from Americans for the study to tell us anything about our current policies.
This year's finalists for best innovations for fliers include a dual-screen in-flight entertainment system for multitaskers and a "glass bottom jet" app.
Friday is the last trading day of the month and, arguably, the last trading day of the summer. If you take the start of summer as Memorial Day, and the end of summer as today, the S&P 500 Index is basically flat for this three-month period.
In a post crisis world, new college graduates are making compromises just to get their foot into the door.
Those investors placing a heavy weight on price-to-earnings ratios that assume continued high profit margins are being overly simplistic.
Happy Friday. It's a glorious pre-three-day weekend when some of us may consider an additional morning six-pack. For today, though, only one:
Airports have been upgrading their restaurant offerings to meet travelers' changing tastes. Food revenue at airports now ranks third in non-aeronautical revenue.
The next Fed chairman should be someone with an open mind, a willingness to engage the staff, and a desire to cultivate expertise. The worst possible outcome would be to pick someone who shares Greenspan's inclinations, according to Simon Johnson, a professor at MIT's Sloan School of Management.
Nasdaq accepted some responsibility for the "flash freeze" — but only some. There was still some finger pointing in its latest update.
Some people think that sending your kids to private school makes you a bad person. Here's why they are totally wrong.
Trying to figure out what's cool for the back-to-school shopping season? Stop trying. These teens will break it down for you.
We must establish a Financial Market Multiagency Command: a short-term, public and private sector organization that devises implementable best practices to avoid shutdown circumstances.
Nasdaq OMX has sent a letter to listed clients, a mixture of an update and partial mea culpa as officials continue to address the shutdown last Thursday.
Are Thursday's U.S. economic data may be "good enough" for the Federal Reserve to taper? Judging by the reaction of the 10-year yield, the bond market seems to believe they are.
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