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Wells Fargo sees borrower defaults starting to rise from pandemic lows

Charles Scharf, chief executive officer of Wells Fargo & Co., listens during a House Financial Services Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images Wells Fargo CEO Charles Scharf stated Tuesday that the company is starting to see borrower defaults rise from their lows during […]

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Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon says he expects lower returns in stocks over next few years

David Solomon, Chief Executive Officer of Goldman Sachs speaks at the Milken Institute Global Conference, Beverly Hills on April 29, 2019. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images According to the Financial Times, investors shouldn’t be expecting that the current bull run in stocks or other assets will continue. Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon. Equities are […]

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U.S. natural gas plummets more than 10%, following worst week since 2014

An LNG Croatia LLC liquid natural gas storage silo was installed at the LNG terminal in Krk (Croatian) on Monday, January 25, 2021. Petar Santini | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. natural gas futuresThe gas price plunged to more than 10% Monday. It fell to its lowest point since August, based on predictions for higher-than-expected […]

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S&P 500 futures gain slightly despite recent tech stock selling, bitcoin’s weekend rout

S&P 500 futures were higher even after a losing week on Wall StreetInvestors retreated from equities due to concerns about the Federal Reserve’s new omicron Covid variation and its move towards tightening policy. The Nasdaq stock market futures performed poorly on Sunday, following a large drop in bitcoin during the weekend. Investors continued to reconsider […]

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Bitcoin stabilizes at $49,000 after Friday’s overnight plunge

On November 10, 2021, the Bitcoin logo appears on the screen at a Bitcoin ATM in Los Angeles. Mario Tama | Getty Images Bitcoin pricesAfter Sunday’s morning service, the situation stabilized. wild tradingThe cryptocurrency plummeted more than 17% within 24 hours. Coin Metrics data shows that the currency traded around $95,953 on Wall Street at […]

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Steve Cohen-backed start-up bets on 24-hour trading so investors can react instantly to tweets

Steven A. Cohen Getty Images Hedge-fund billionaire and NY Mets owner Steve Cohen has invested in a crypto start-up that aims to launch a stock exchange with 24-hour trading. Point72 Ventures, Cohen’s venture capital fund is leading the $14 million round of funding for 24 Exchange. This Bermuda-based cryptocurrency and foreign exchange trading platform aims to […]

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Black women see unemployment rate fall, still behind in recovery

Commuters use Metro-North to get to Grand Central Station during the morning rush hour in New York City. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images While Black women’s unemployment rate fell in November, it remains high for Black women. However, labor market recovery has not been complete from levels pre-pandemic. Although the headline figure for […]

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Stock futures inch higher after sell-off prompted by first U.S. omicron case

U.S. Stock Index Futures rose on Wednesday night after the CDC confirmed that the first known case was of the omicron variation in America. The news sent stock prices plummeting. Futures contracts linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 72 percent. S&P 500 futures advanced 0.2%, while Nasdaq 100 futures added 0.25%. regular tradingThe […]

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Capital One says it’s ditching all consumer overdraft fees

Richard Fairbank, Capital One Chairman and CEO. Getty Images| The Washington Post | Getty Images Capital OneRetail banking customers will be exempted from overdraft fees The bank, which is based in McLean Virginia, claims it has the largest U.S. branch that has not ended an industry practice charging customers for transactions exceeding their customer’s balance. […]