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Wall Street drives the S &P 500 to a new record

Wall Street drives the S &P 500 to a new record

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wall Street ended today with a new high in the S & P 500, which reached the 1997.92 points, in a trading day with significant gains in the other indicators. The S & P 500 hit today its record number 29 this year, advancing 9.52 points or 0.48%. For the first time, came to exceed […]

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Crisis prevents Ukrainian debt to Russia to capture the local market

Crisis prevents Ukrainian debt to Russia to capture the local market

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Russia has ceased to raise money in local markets for a month since the Ukrainian crisis requiring expensive interests you, said Wednesday an official of the finance ministry. “It’s the fourth time in a row that we canceled a debt issue because we believe that the interests require us are very high due to the […]

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Mixed close on Wall Street, with a 0.3% drop in the Dow Jones

Mixed close on Wall Street, with a 0.3% drop in the Dow Jones

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wall Street closed today with a 0.3% drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, its main indicator, and with advances in the Nasdaq market, in a session dominated by the impact of stress on Friday took place in Ukraine. At the end of the session, the Dow Jones lost 50.67 points to reach 16,662.91 points. […]

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Amazon: Hachette Price defends agree eBook

Amazon: Hachette Price defends agree eBook

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The publisher Hachette Book Group (HBG), American subsidiary of Lagardère, on Sunday hit back at allegations of an agreement on prices eBook released by Amazon. “Hachette sets the price of e-book only, without any agreement with anyone,” he wrote in a letter to readers Michael Pietsch, CEO of HBG, whose email address was reported Saturday […]

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Mark Fields will become the new leader of Ford

Mark Fields will become the new leader of Ford

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The COO carmaker Ford , Mark Fields, will lead this year the company following the retirement of current CEO Alan Mulally , several specialized media reported , citing sources close to the company today . The change in the leadership of Ford will occur sooner than expected , The Wall Street Journal said , citing […]

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Disney profit 33% in the first quarter of its fiscal year

Disney profit 33% in the first quarter of its fiscal year

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The entertainment giant Walt Disney achieved a net profit of 1,840 million in the first quarter of fiscal year 2014 , aided by several blockbuster movies and the success of the sports channel ESPN. The company located in Burbank ( California) recorded revenues of U.S. $ 12.309 million , up 9 % on the same […]

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Federal Reserve is directed to continue its gradual reduction of support to the U.S. economy

Federal Reserve is directed to continue its gradual reduction of support to the U.S. economy

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed , the central bank ) should continue to reduce its liquidity in the economy after the meeting ends on Wednesday in connection with an improvement of local conditions and without yielding to possible complications in emerging markets . The Monetary Policy Committee (FOMC ), chaired by Ben Bernanke at last […]

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Japan Logs Record Trade Deficit In 2013

Japan Logs Record Trade Deficit In 2013

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Japan posted a record trade deficit in 2013, bad news for the prime minister, Shinzo Abe conservative whose policy of economic recovery brought down the yen and thus multiplied the energy bill. The imbalance in the trade balance of the third world economic power totaled 11,475 billion yen (82,000 million euros at current exchange rates), […]

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U.S. Treasury To Issue First Bonds With Floating Rate

U.S. Treasury To Issue First Bonds With Floating Rate

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Treasury Department announced today that the United States offered for auction from January 29 to 15,000 million dollars first bonds whose interest rate floating resets every day. This is the first offering of a new type of Treasuries since U.S. government offered in 1997 inflation-protected bonds, known as TIPS. “The floating rate securities add […]

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Treasury Warns U.S. Debt Ceiling Will Be Reached In February

Treasury Warns U.S. Debt Ceiling Will Be Reached In February

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Treasury Secretary , Jack Lew, today urged Congress to raise the debt ceiling for ” late February ” and prevent the country from having to file for partial suspension of payments. ” With all due respect , I urge Congress to provide certainty and stability to the economy and financial markets acting to […]

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