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Ignore Clinton And Trump, The Fed Is A Sideshow

After dominating investment news headlines on a regular basis over the past 15 years, the Federal Reserve has found its way into the middle of the presidential election. Donald Trump has accused the Fed of propping up a “false economy” and argued that “the rates are going to have to change.” Hillary Clinton hit back by arguing that Trump should not be commenting on the Fed’s actions while running for president.
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The assets under management of mutual funds in May fell 1.5 per cent to ?19.03 lakh crore for the first time in several months, largely due to higher redemption in liquid schemes. However, inflows in
The Rubber Board’s efforts to enhance production and productivity seem to be bearing fruit, going by the 8.7 per cent increase in natural rubber production in May compared to the corresponding period
Medium players beat larger players in stock price rise; no brokerage has given sell calls yet
Declining arrival has lifted prices of chana and tur in Indore mandis with chana (kanta) today being quoted at ?5,200-5,250 a quintal, while chana (desi) ruled at ?5,150. Chana dal ruled stable on s.
The average sale price at the auctions of the Coonoor Tea Trade Association (CTTA) this week crashed to a low of ?77.77 a kg, the lowest since November 2015. Prices were about ? 20/kg lower than t...
The arabica market is set to shift in 2017-18 to a significant deficit from the prior season’s surplus, a trend not reflected in current futures prices, Marex Spectron said on Tuesday.“Today’s futur.
The BSE has tied up with Legasis Services to inculcate the compliance and governance culture in Indian corporates. The partnership includes implementing joint compliance programmes, and corporate gov
Supply constraints in Kenya, Sri Lanka help
The stock of Tejas Networks managed to end higher on the first day of its listing on Tuesday. The stock though rose as high as 6 per cent intraday, closed 2 per cent higher at ?263.30. The company’s
Other emerging economies too witness similar trend on dollar weakness
Over 80 firms are listed on NSE’s SME platform
Sugar prices at Vashi extended gain by ?5-7 on Tuesday . Naka and mill tender rates were steady with volume amidst physical demand. On Bombay Sugar Merchants Association's spot rates were: S-grad...
Federal Bank has raised ?2,500 crore through a qualified institutional placement by allotting 21.55 crore shares to investors at a price of ?116 a share. The allotment price is about 0.9 per cent low
Hero Motocorp on Tuesday said that LIC of India has cut its stake in the company by 2.026 percentage points. In a disclosure to the exchanges, the auto major said, LIC has been reducing its stake fro
The price of the local turmeric has decreased by ?100 a quintal of finger variety and ?150 a quintal of root variety. At the Erode Turmeric Merchants Association Sales yard the finger turmeric was so
Shares of Nucleus Software Exports will remain in focus, as they turn ex-date for the buyback on Thursday. It plans to buy back 33.7 lakh shares, or 10.39 per cent of its total paid-up capital, at a.
The board of Stampede Capital on Tuesday informed the exchanges that its Singapore subsidiary will be listed on the Nasdaq main board by end-2017. After the Securities and Exchange Commission qualifi
Suzlon Energy has approved allotment of 79.70 lakh shares on conversion of 2,046 foreign currency convertible bonds, maturing in July 2019, at ?15.46 each. The conversion rate for the equity share al
The board of Narayana Hrudayalaya has approved the merger of its wholly-owned subsidiary NewRise Healthcare Pvt Ltd with itself. The company hopes the merger will lead to wider presence in the health
Italy bank deal has angered officials, as the deal broke rules saying that investors rather than the state should shoulder the cost of bank failures.
Netflix‘s international streaming business accounts for about 42% of the company’s value, according to Trefis estimates. While the business is currently generating losses, we expect the company’s tota
Pushpanjali Realms and Infratech Limited are now entering the capital market
The Fed has created very significant unintended consequences, which have undermined the US [economy’s] ability to grow and lift the standard of living.
Sensex slips below 31,000; banking index falls 1.5%
It’s telling that just when Micron is back to making serious money, the first question is: how long can that last? A strong memory market has boosted sales and earnings for the chipmaker, and the shar
Scams are mostly being sent through SMSes, WhatsApp and various social media platforms
Investors should use bond ratings only as a suggestion and not the Holy Grail the agencies would have you believe.
The Bank of England tightened the screws on bank lending to consumers, a key driver of the post-Brexit economy.
Top stock exchange NSE today inked a pact with Andhra Pradesh government to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the state to raise capital through listing on the bourse's platform.
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Inspite of weak demand ahead of new season, rough and polished diamond prices have jumped by 2 - 5 per cent across all varieties in the last three weeks.Diamond processing activity in India had gone d
The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) mandate instructing banks to make higher provisions for accounts referred to National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) for resolution under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
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The Coriander futures contract traded on the National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange (NCDEX) has skyrocketed over 11 per cent in the last couple of weeks. Prior to this rally, the coriander pri

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