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Think your vote matters? This political season has exposed a dirty little secret about our primary system, two GOP strategists say.
There is a scary crackdown on illegal border re-entry happening that no one is talking about, says Julissa Arce.
New rules from the Department of Labor may urge American investors to offer more lower-cost products like ETFs.
One is a near-term pattern — the rush to cover short positions. The other is longer term — the oft-cited "Fed put."
The yen had another move up overnight to 108 to the dollar, a big move considering it was 113 few days ago.
Bernie Sanders wants to break up big banks. Here's what Jamie Dimon has to say about that, explains BreakingViews columnist Antony Currie.
Capitalism's sustainability is threatened by this growing trend in the U.S., says Steve Odland, the former CEO of Office Depot and AutoZone.
Should investors be worried that the Fed is losing sight of inflation? UBS CIO Mark Haefele weighs in.
Even if Trump keeps winning primaries, he isn't likely to lock in the GOP nomination before the convention, says Sara Fagen. Why? In a word: Math.
The Pfizer, Allergan merger effort has reignited a debate over corporate inversions, says Yevgeniy Feyman. But US jobs are not really at stake.
European bank stocks got off to a sluggish start in the new year; now executives are trying to temper expectations ahead of earnings
NYC Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen says the city is leveling the playing field for these local start-ups.
China bashing is popular during election years, but the issues between the US and China are far more nuanced than candidates admit, says Ed Sappin.
In polling places and on airwaves, there remains a high level of uncertainty about who will be the next U.S. president. Not so on Wall Street.
Obama's war on tax inversions doesn't just hurt Corporate America, it hurts the middle class, says Larry Kudlow.
The RIA space is growing fast, but commissions generate big money for old-school firms.
Tech and cyber-security know-how, startup spirit, VC funds and even the climate make Israel a bit like the Bay Area, says Richard Beales.
The economy would have to grow beyond anything it has seen since World War II to meet Donald Trump's goals, according to a Washington Post analysis.
Trump and Cruz are both going down and this is going to the GOP convention, says Jake Novak. The likely nominee? Paul Ryan.
Hillary Clinton needs to do one thing to win over Sanders' supporters and win against Trump in November, writes Anita Jain.