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A rising star on Barclays trading desk just quit to join a secretive Wall Street trading juggernaut

A RISING STAR ON BARCLAYS TRADING DESK JUST QUIT TO JOIN A SECRETIVE WALL STREET TRADING JUGGERNAUT

A star trader at Barclays has left the firm to join propriety trading shop Jane Street. Doug Schadewald, 28, managed a S&P 500 and...

Has The Storm Passed For Emerging Markets Yet?

HAS THE STORM PASSED FOR EMERGING MARKETS YET?

From Steven Vannelli, CFA : Stock and currency markets often take their cues from the credit markets, so we find it instructive to...

 
 
 
Anxious About a Trade War? Here's Where to Invest

ANXIOUS ABOUT A TRADE WAR? HERE'S WHERE TO INVEST

THE STOCK MARKET IS FINALLY falling out of love with the Trump administration. During the President's first year in office, the S&P...

Dollar slides after Trump says he's 'not thrilled' about interest-rate hikes

DOLLAR SLIDES AFTER TRUMP SAYS HE'S 'NOT THRILLED' ABOUT INTEREST-RATE HIKES

The US dollar index slipped on Thursday after President Donald Trump said he isn't "thrilled" with the Federal Reserve raising interest...

 
 
 
GOLDMAN SACHS: There's one market that's vulnerable to Trump's tweets

GOLDMAN SACHS: THERE'S ONE MARKET THAT'S VULNERABLE TO TRUMP'S TWEETS

Traders largely aren't moved by President Donald Trump's tweets on trade, except in the soybeans market. China relies on soybeans imported...

The salary you need to afford rent in every state, ranked

THE SALARY YOU NEED TO AFFORD RENT IN EVERY STATE, RANKED

Renters have their work - or wallets - cut out for them. GoBankingRates recently revealed the salary renters need to afford rent for...

 
 
 
Industrial Production Increased 0.6% in June

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION INCREASED 0.6% IN JUNE

From the Fed: Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization Industrial production rose 0.6 percent in June after declining 0.5 percent...

Harper wins HR Derby over Schwarber in thrilling fashion

HARPER WINS HR DERBY OVER SCHWARBER IN THRILLING FASHION

WASHINGTON The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both...

 
 
 
Italy has potential to boost tourism: Experts

ITALY HAS POTENTIAL TO BOOST TOURISM: EXPERTS

According to the Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index, Rome attracts 7.1 million tourists every year and it is the 16 th most...

I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth - here's what a week of my spending looks like

I RETIRED AT 52 WITH A $3 MILLION NET WORTH - HERE'S WHAT A WEEK OF MY SPENDING LOOKS LIKE

John, aka ESI Money , was a business executive for 28 years before he retired at age 52 with a $3 million net worth. He writes about...

 
 
 
After A Great Week, The S&P 500 Is Now Up 3.9% This Year

AFTER A GREAT WEEK, THE S&P 500 IS NOW UP 3.9% THIS YEAR

From Jill Mislinski : The S&P 500 started lower on Monday and had four days of gains, ending the week up 1.5% from last week. The index...

First Look at 2019 Cost-Of-Living Adjustments and Maximum Contribution Base

FIRST LOOK AT 2019 COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENTS AND MAXIMUM CONTRIBUTION BASE

The BLS reported this morning: The Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers increased 3.1 percent over the...

 
 
 
United Airlines, American Airlines top scorers on ‘Disability Equality'

UNITED AIRLINES, AMERICAN AIRLINES TOP SCORERS ON ‘DISABILITY EQUALITY'

United Airlines and American Airlines have scored top marks on Monday for their disability inclusion attempts on the 2018 Disability...

BANK OF AMERICA: The stock market's most-important driver is going to be more powerful than we'd expected - and one sector towers above the rest

BANK OF AMERICA: THE STOCK MARKET'S MOST-IMPORTANT DRIVER IS GOING TO BE MORE POWERFUL THAN WE'D EXPECTED - AND ONE SECTOR TOWERS ABOVE THE REST

Equity strategists at Bank of America Merrill Lynch revised their estimates for 2018 and 2019 earnings per share higher. The energy...

 
 
 

POROUS SILICON BASED BRAGG-GRATING RESONATOR FOR REFRACTIVE INDEX BIOSENSOR

Abstract In this work, we have evaluated the biosensing capability of the porous silicon based sidewall Bragg-grating resonator. The...

Checking In On The Performance Of The S&P 500 ETFs

CHECKING IN ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE S&P 500 ETFS

From Jill Mislinski : The S&P 500 index is arguably the most well-known worldwide. It is based on the market cap of the 500 largest...

 
 
 
Instant Pot Low-Carb Green Chile Chicken Burrito Bowl

INSTANT POT LOW-CARB GREEN CHILE CHICKEN BURRITO BOWL

This Instant Pot Low-Carb Green Chile Chicken Burrito Bowl is a delicious summer dinner that won't heat up your kitchen! Use the Pressure...

The dollar is sliding as US-China trade war materializes

THE DOLLAR IS SLIDING AS US-CHINA TRADE WAR MATERIALIZES

The dollar slid early Friday, even after a stronger-than-expected jobs report. The US and China imposed sweeping tariffs on one another...

 
 
 
Self-taught bookbinding

SELF-TAUGHT BOOKBINDING

In my daily art this year I have had occasions to make little collections of maps, and because I own reams of index cards, I frequently...

China's Tech Giants Just Got A Big Boost

CHINA'S TECH GIANTS JUST GOT A BIG BOOST

Stop buying Iranian oil or face the music. That's the message the U.S. government shared with the world last week, giving importers...