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32% of Baby Boomers Have No Emergency Savings

As the economy turns around, Americans are saving more than they have in the last 7 years. Still, nearly a

The World’s 8 Richest Men Are Now as Wealthy as Half the World’s Population

Just eight individuals, all men, own as much wealth as the poorest half of the world’s population, Oxfam said on

J.P. Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon: The Economy Looks Stronger to Me

Jamie Dimon thinks it’s not just the market that is up. The economy’s momentum is building as well. In announcing

Trump Rally Has Turned These CEOs Into Billionaires

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, from left, Alphabet CEO Larry Page, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, U.S. Vice President-elect Mike Pence, President-elect

India’s tax figures show little disruption from cash crackdown : Jaitley

NEW DELHI : Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday flaunted robust tax receipts to dismiss reports of economic disruption

2016 Wasn’t as Crazy a Year as Everyone Thinks

Maybe it’s just me but a lot of end-of-year commentary about financial markets in 2016, implicitly and sometimes explicitly, makes

Here’s Why the Federal Reserve Is Worried About Donald Trump

Donald Trump isn’t president yet. But he’s already having an influence on the Federal Reserve, and it’s not a reassuring

Is Wall Street’s Big Bet on Soaring Profits a Fantasy?

Wall Street’s market strategists are offering a soothing rationale for why investors shouldn’t fret over today’s lofty equity prices. Their

These 5 Trends Will Shape the Global Economy in 2017

Every year brings its share of events that take us by surprise and shake up the global economy. Few prognosticators

These 5 Trends Will Shape the Housing Market in 2017

If the U.S. economy is to hit escape velocity in 2017, you can expect the real estate sector to serve