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NEW YORK (Reuters) - There is more to socially responsible investing than just avoiding stocks that are against your principles, whether it be guns or tobacco or bad environmental practices. A U.S. Dollar note is seen in this June 22, 2017 illustration photo. REUTERS/Thomas White/IllustrationToday’s...
UBS said General Electric will be able to reduce its debt "to far more acceptable levels by 2020," despite fears the industrial conglomerate's bonds could soon become junk-rated. That debt is "far and away" the most pressing concern for GE investors, said UBS analyst Steven Winoker in a note...
Equities slid Monday as tech stocks continued their rout.The S&P 500 (^GSPC) fell 1.55%, or 42.71 points, as of 12:12 p.m. ET. The Dow (^DJI) declined 1.57%, or 399.33 points.The tech-heavy Nasdaq (^IXIC) fell by 2.52%, or 182.8 points, as Apple and chip stocks tumbled. Shares of Apple...
PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea — Pacific Rim leaders at a key Asian summit failed to reach agreement on a joint declaration on world trade for the first time in nearly three decades, highlighting the growing tensions between China and the U.S.The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit's acrimony also...
Travis Dove | Bloomberg | Getty Images A contractor carries boards through a house under construction at the Lennar Corp. Tree Tops community development in Lancaster, South Carolina, U.S., on Monday, Jan....
ARis Oikonomou | AFP | Getty Images Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, speaks in Brussels, on October 24, 2018.  Shares of Apple fell in the premarket Monday after a report said the tech...
LONDON (Reuters) - A potentially huge shift is underway in the U.S. bond market, underscored by a historic swing in hedge fund positions: investors are beginning to think the U.S. economy is close to peaking and the Fed is near the end of its rate-raising cycle. The...
"We are looking into a number of businesses right now in this area," said James Kohm, assistant director of enforcement at the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection. "It's an area that's rife with problems right now." The agency says it has settled cases against 12...
Stocks Mixed as Treasuries Decline; Pound Advances: Market Wrap  BloombergFull coverage 2018-11-19 10:06:27 Read more from source here...
© Reuters/AXEL SCHMIDT German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz attends a press conference after the federal cabinet meeting in Potsdam BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Monday that he wanted progress on the European Union's banking union to be made in December and added...

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