Mar 05, 2014 at 08:32 | Source: Reuters
Bullion's drop came as US equities measured by the S&P 500 index surged more than 1 percent to a record high after Russian leader Vladimir Putin ordered troops involved in a military exercise near the Ukrainian border back to their bases as he sought to ease tensions.
Mar 04, 2014 at 21:38 | Source: Reuters
After a six-year sales slump, Europe's car market is finally showing signs of recovery as even the countries hardest hit by the euro zone debt crisis move out of recession. Industry data on Monday showed car sales in Germany, Italy and Spain rose last month, although they dipped in France.
Feb 13, 2014 at 09:57 | Source: CNBC
Investment bank Jefferies noted that there has been a far greater amount of corporate bond issuance in emerging markets than equity issuance, rising to an estimated 1.19 percent of GDP in emerging markets as a whole, compared with only around 0.69 percent in 2010.
Feb 10, 2014 at 13:06 | Source: Forbes India
Recent policy decisions are eroding peoples trust in governments, financial institutions and formal currencies
Jan 12, 2014 at 18:33 | Source: PTI
The EU Data Protection Directive governs trans-border data flows and lays down conditions for transferring of personal data of EU citizens outside the region.
Dec 31, 2013 at 13:20 | Source: CNBC
Local governments in China borrowed heavily following the global financial crisis to help sustain the country`s impressive growth rates by funding investment projects. The entities are not permitted to borrow from banks, so instead they set up special purpose vehicles to do so.
Dec 31, 2013 at 08:58 | Source: Reuters
Analysts said this suggested China is not on a verge of a fiscal crisis - the figure is less than half the debt burdens in Japan and Greece where public finances are strained - but warned the world's second-biggest economy needed to urgently reduce debt if it wanted to safeguard growth and financial stability.
Dec 03, 2013 at 08:50 | Source: CNBC
Reiterating Goldman's position that the Federal Reserve would begin to taper its massive asset-purchasing program in March 2014, Kostin said low interest rates in the years after the financial crisis of 2008 allowed companies to shore up debts.
Nov 13, 2013 at 10:51 | Source: CNBC
A political crisis in Washington last month took the world`s biggest economy to the brink of a debt default, unnerving global financial markets and sparking consternation from major economies such as China and Japan, the biggest foreign holders of US government bonds.
Oct 31, 2013 at 15:16 | Source: CNBC
Around the region, household debt levels are high, with household-debt-to-gross domestic product at 81 percent in Malaysia, at least 77 percent in Thailand, at 77 percent in Singapore and 75 percent in Korea.