Insolvencies Are on the Rise in Western Europe
Slowing economic and global trade growth, as well as Brexit uncertainty, are the main drivers of the insolvencies.
U.S. Job Vacancies Fall to 7.22 Million in July
The government's latest JOLTS report "indicates that this is actually a labor market that is losing momentum."
Powell Says Fed Grappling With Trade Uncertainty
“There are no recent precedents to guide any policy response to the current situation," the Federal Reserve chairman warns.
U.S.-China Trade War Rattles Markets
China said it was adding tariffs on billions of products while President Trump said U.S. companies should seek ‘an alternative’ to China.
Banks Tend to See a Bright 12 Months Coming
They're particularly cheerful about the outlook for funding costs, given the recent cut in interest rates.
Latest Tariff Threat Could Be ‘Gut Punch’ for Apple
Analysts warn of a hit to earnings and iPhone demand if President Trump follows through with a 10% tariff on Chinese goods.
China Posts Lowest Economic Growth in 27 Years
The country’s economy experienced a significant slowdown as it faces trade tensions with the United States.
Trump Threatens Tariffs Against All Mexican Goods
The president promised an escalating trade war until Mexico takes action to "dramatically reduce or eliminate" illegal immigration.
China Threatens Tariffs on $60B in U.S. Goods
The latest move in the U.S.-China trade war would affect U.S. imports ranging from liquefied natural gas to foods containing chocolate.
How to Forecast Growth in the Age of the Overnight Policy Whipsaw
Finance and tax departments have little choice but to build forecasting models that can accommodate a number of different variables.
What Risks Would a Trade War Bring?
President Trump's planned tariffs mean companies should assess risks across business groups and multiple layers of management.