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  • **DUBLIN- International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde visits Dublin. **WELLINGTON- Reserve Bank of New Zealand Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand delivers speech titled "In search of gold: exploring central bank digital currency" 2300 GMT. CARDIFF- Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane visits Wales as part of a "town hall" tour to meet the...

  • *China aluminium product exports: https://tmsnrt.rs/2K9a3yI. It's been three weeks since he removed temporary tariff exemptions on imports from key allies, including Canada, the largest supplier of aluminium to the United States. But the Trump Administration will take some comfort from the fact that the tariffs are achieving their stated aim, namely the...

  • *China aluminum product exports: https://tmsnrt.rs/2K9a3yI. It's been three weeks since he removed temporary tariff exemptions on imports from key allies, including Canada, the largest supplier of aluminum to the United States. But the Trump Administration will take some comfort from the fact that the tariffs are achieving their stated aim, namely the...

  • FRIDAY, JUNE 22 LONDON- South Africa's minister of finance, Nhlanhla Nene, will hold a journalist briefing during an investment conference in London- 0700 GMT NEW YORK CITY- Former Federal Reserve Board governor Daniel Tarullo speaks at luncheon before the "The Effects of Post-Crisis Banking Reforms" conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in...

  • And the highest-stakes fight still looms: In two weeks, the United States is to start taxing $34 billion in Chinese goods. The tit-for-tat conflict between the United States and China— the world's two largest economies— is poised to escalate from there. "We oppose the act of extreme pressure and blackmail by swinging the big stick of trade protectionism," a...

  • The RFS, created in 2005, requires fuel companies to use increasing volumes of renewable fuels like ethanol with their petroleum products each year, but the EPA has used its authority to provide waivers to an unusually large number of small refineries releasing them of their obligation. The EPA and the White House were still hashing out the details of a...

  • The EPA and the White House were still hashing out the details of a last minute plan to appease farmers, sources said, and the announcement could be postponed if an agreement is not reached. The EPA administers the U.S. Refineries with a capacity of less than 75,000 barrels per day can qualify for RFS hardship waivers, and under Pruitt, the EPA has roughly tripled the...

  • NEW YORK, June 21- U.S. investors expect banks and other financial institutions to announce large returns of capital to shareholders after the Federal Reserve publishes the first set of results from its annual stress test late Thursday. "General headlines will be constructive with the vast majority of banks increasing their dividends and buying back more...

  • NEW YORK, June 21- U.S. investors expect banks and other financial institutions to announce large returns of capital to shareholders after the Federal Reserve publishes the first set of results from its annual stress test late Thursday. "General headlines will be constructive with the vast majority of banks increasing their dividends and buying back more...

  • NEW YORK, June 21- U.S. investors expect banks and other financial institutions to announce large returns of capital to shareholders after the Federal Reserve publishes the first set of results from its annual stress test late Thursday. "General headlines will be constructive with the vast majority of banks increasing their dividends and buying back more...

  • It empowers the president to impose unlimited tariffs if the Commerce Department finds that imports threaten national security. Orrin Hatch of Utah, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, said rising steel costs since the imposition of the tariffs have made it harder for a Salt Lake City company to win contracts for custom industrial equipment, while pork...

  • LUXEMBOURG CITY- Finance ministers of euro zone countries meet in Luxembourg to decide possible new debt relief measures for Greece, the size of the cash send-off for Athens when it ends its third bailout on Aug. 20 and how to ensure Greece will not reverse already agreed reforms once the bailout is over- 1500 GMT. LONDON- British Finance Minister Philip Hammond...

  • LUXEMBOURG CITY- Finance ministers of euro zone countries meet in Luxembourg to decide possible new debt relief measures for Greece, the size of the cash send-off for Athens when it ends its third bailout on Aug. 20 and how to ensure Greece will not reverse already agreed reforms once the bailout is over- 1500 GMT. LONDON- British Finance Minister Philip Hammond...

  • Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures rose more than 2 percent in technical moves, including traders liquidating long Kansas City/ short Chicago wheat spread positions. We've taken enough risk premium out, for the time of year we're in, "said Don Roose, president of Iowa- based U.S. Commodities. China's commerce ministry described the threat as "blackmailing" and...

  • NEW YORK, June 20- Stocks on world markets edged higher on Wednesday, recovering from a recent sell-off on rapidly escalating China-U.S. trade tensions, while Treasury yields rose after the Federal Reserve chairman said the U.S. central bank should continue with a gradual pace of interest rate increases. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said the pace should stay the...

  • *Media names, Amazon, lift discretionary sector. NEW YORK, June 20- The Nasdaq touched a record on Wednesday, lifted by a climb in large-cap tech and consumer discretionary names, while the Dow and S&P 500 were hemmed in as concerns over an escalation in the U.S.- China trade spat simmered. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc climbed 7.8 percent after Walt Disney Co, up 0.7...

  • KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Four years after Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill co-sponsored legislation targeting tax havens such as the Cayman Islands, her husband began investing in a hedge fund tied to the Caribbean nation— an investment that has paid off handsomely. The Kansas City Star reported Wednesday that Joseph Shepard has invested $1 million in Matrix Capital...

  • It empowers the president to impose unlimited tariffs if the Commerce Department finds that imports threaten national security. Orrin Hatch of Utah, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, said rising steel costs since the imposition of the tariffs have made it harder for a Salt Lake City company to win contracts for custom industrial equipment, while pork...

  • SINTRA, Portugal- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell participates in "Monetary Policy at a Time of Uncertainty and Tight Labor Markets" panel before the 2018 ECB Forum on Central Banking- 1330 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- Participation by the ECB President Mario Draghi in Policy Panel at ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal 1330 GMT.

  • SINTRA, Portugal- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell participates in "Monetary Policy at a Time of Uncertainty and Tight Labor Markets" panel before the 2018 ECB Forum on Central Banking- 1330 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- Participation by the ECB President Mario Draghi in Policy Panel at ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal 1330 GMT.