SP 500 erases big losses to end up; investors buy bargains, yields off lows

The S&P 500 recovered from steep early losses to end slightly higher on...

Coming soon: The great sarkari sale

Niti Aayog has drawn up a list of assets that can be sold including electricity transmission lines, airports & prime real estate. READ SOURCE

Asia set to open mixed ahead of China trade data

Stocks in Asia were set to trade mixed on Thursday ahead of Chinese trade data, which could shed further light on the impact of Washington's protracted trade war between Washington and Beijing. Futures pointed...

US-China trade war is hurting farmers, but they're sticking with Trump

Farmer John Duffy (L) and Roger Murphy load soybeans from a grain bin onto a truck before taking them to a grain elevator on June 13, 2018 in Dwight, Illinois. U.S. soybean futures...

The Trump economy once drove interest rates rapidly higher, now they're collapsing

The last time interest rates moved this rapidly and dramatically, Donald Trump had just been elected president, and the world saw the promise of faster economic growth and a long-anticipated pickup in price...

Puerto Rico Supreme Court rules new governor must step down

Pedro Pierluisi, nominee for Puerto Rico secretary of state, center, speaks during a news conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019.Xavier Garcia | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe Puerto Rico...

At some point US had to take on China: Donald Trump

WASHINGTON: Unfazed by the slump in the American stock market, President Donald Trump on Wednesday defended his tough decisions against China, asserting that at some point Washington had to take action against Beijing. The...

Circulating in China’s financial system: more than $200 billion in IOUs

By Alexandra Stevenson and Cao Li SHENZHEN: China was on the cusp of the biggest building boom the world had ever seen when Zhang Zhiyang started his architecture firm. It was 2007, and the...

What Hong Kong's unrest means for Asia's largest financial hub

Hong Kong has witnessed clashes between police and protesters since April, after the city government attempted to amend extradition laws to allow criminal suspects to be tried in mainland China. The change was...

RBI will have to do more heavy-lifting for economy to even clip at 6.9%:...

Describing the lower GDP forecast of 6.9 percent as "optimistic", analysts have opined that the Reserve Bank will have to undertake more rate cuts in the near future to help the economy. In an...