New York Fed: Bank liquidity may be tighter than expected, with policy implications

Nov. 18 (Reuters) – The way the banking system manages its cash suggests that the financial system may not be as fluid as many now understand it, and that could have implications for how the Federal Reserve manages the size of its balance sheet, a paper from the Reserve Bank said. New York Fed on … Read more

Should all genetics research on intelligence be off limits?

sElectronic research on human intelligence tends to be a magnet for controversy, with papers leading to protests and speakers eliciting scorn. A few years ago, it was two academics I tried indexing This date and found 111 incidents since 1956. The discussion of genetics and intelligence is especially fraught because of how it has been … Read more

Trump’s 2024 presidential bid was a new wrinkle for the markets

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former President Donald Trump’s entry into the 2024 presidential race on Tuesday confirmed the world’s “worst-kept secrets” and created another variable for markets that some investors say remains a low priority for now. Trump, who has launched relentless attacks on voting integrity in the United States since his defeat in the … Read more

Lola’s honeymoon ends with markets amid concerns over spending plan

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazilian President-elect Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva’s honeymoon with markets appeared to be over on Thursday, as investors grew impatient with his desire to boost social spending without setting long-term fiscal rules or naming top economic policymakers. Brazil’s currency and the Bovespa stock exchange benchmark (.BVSP) Both jumped last week after Lula … Read more

Analysis: Australia’s unbalanced swap market creates pockets of price chaos

SINGAPORE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Volatility has exploded in an obscure but important corner of Australia’s $113 billion a day interest rate derivatives market, as turmoil flows across fixed income products. Dealers say the normally stable market for fixed and floating rate payments swaps has turned wild due to a combination of policy changes, speculation and skewed … Read more

Korean theme park developer’s default bond indicates broader pressure

SEOUL (Reuters) – A missed bond repayment by a South Korean theme park developer has shaken up the country’s financial markets and raised concerns about the possibility of a credit crunch similar to the one that plunged China’s real estate market and economy into crisis. . South Korea’s central bank and financial regulators scrambled this … Read more

Bad report cards in US companies raise recession fears

Oct 25 (Reuters) – US technology giants Alphabet (GOOGL.O) and Microsoft (MSFT.O) for General Electric (GE.N) and game maker Mattel (MAT.O) On Tuesday, it reported a significant slowdown in growth or warned that things were only going to get worse, sparking recession fears and sending stocks lower. The series of disappointing results point to a … Read more

As Britain’s Truss struggles to get a job, a new finance minister says she’s made mistakes

Truss fired his finance minister on Friday New Chancellor Hunt warns against making tough decisions Bank of England’s Bailey says he agrees with Hunt on the need to reform finances Some conservative lawmakers say Truss will be ousted LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s new finance minister, Jeremy Hunt, said on Saturday that some taxes will rise … Read more

Wall Street closed lower as the Fed pound exchange rate rose

Oil prices add to inflation problems after OPEC+ production cut Weekly jobless claims in the US increased more than expected Indices down: Dow Jones down 1.15%, Standard & Poor’s 1.02%, Nasdaq 0.68% Oct 6 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes closed lower on Thursday as concerns mounted ahead of closely watched monthly nonfarm payroll numbers … Read more

Samsung profits fell due to the rapid decline in demand for chips

Samsung’s estimated third-quarter profit is 10.8 trillion won, down 32% year-on-year The conditions of the financial memory chips deteriorated at the speed of the analyst A high-end phone requires a more flexible analyzer SEOUL, Oct. 7 (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (005930.KS) It cited a worse-than-expected 32% drop in quarterly operating profit on Friday, … Read more