Macro Investing
Trade Deal

Trump lights a fire under China as trade deal fails to materialize

U.S. President Donald Trump has increased the pressure on Beijing to bring an end to the ongoing trade war, threatening to ramp up tariffs if a trade deal is not made by the end...
manufacturing

Economic slowdown weighs on U.S. manufacturing

As U.S. economic growth continues to slow, U.S. manufacturing has slumped for its 2nd month in a row, missing out on major forecasts. U.S. factory production fell by 0.4 percent after a revised 0.5 decrease...
Binance Hacked Exchanges Threatened

Binance loses $41 million as exchanges grapple with growing threat from hackers

Binance, one of the world's biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, fell victim to a major data breach on Sunday evening. The "security breach" as Binance is reporting it, led to 7,000 bitcoin being taken from the exchange...
Bitcoin Surges

Bitcoin continues rally, surpasses $5,000

Bitcoin surged unexpectedly overnight, stimulated by an unusual high-volume purchasing spree, bringing the bulls back into the crypto-sphere. Despite last week's fall below the key $4,000 support level, Bitcoin soared as much as 20, breaking...
Facebook and Google Capitol Hill

Facebook and Google to attend Capitol Hill meeting over censorship

Internet giants Facebook and Google are facing restored examination as regulators aim to censor content they deem harmful. Following a recent round of new proposals from the EU, regulators in Britain are looking to apply...
WeWork IPO

WeWork eyes IPO with help from SoftBank

Co-working behemoth WeWork, otherwise known as the We Company, has filed confidential documents for its IPO with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday. WeWork noted that its modified IPO registration with the U.S. Securities...
Wells Fargo

Can Wells Fargo win back investors?

Wells Fargo has struggled to regain the general public's trust in recent years, and after a string of less-than-flattering headlines, the bank is not faring far better with investors, either. The controversial corporate bank can't...
Cannabis Trends

Three cannabis trends investors can’t ignore

It doesn't seem that long ago when cannabis was seen merely as the feel-good drug of choice for kids aiming to blow off steam. But over time, after countless studies on the plant, its...
Trade War EU US

Are the U.S. and Europe heading for a trade war?

As the ongoing trade war with China nears an end, the U.S. is preparing to levy tariffs on the European Union in a move that could have a significant impact as Brussels struggles with...
Financial Services Committee

Financial Services Committee grills Big Bank CEOs

The chief executives of some of the largest banks in the U.S. are appearing before the Financial Services Committee on Wednesday for the very first time since the 2008 financial crisis, as they deal...