More than a decade ago, the Fed tried to pump life into the faltering US economy. In 2008, the financial markets crashed. There is a connection.
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Regional Report | Latin America
The large economies on the east coast of Latin America—Brazil, Venezuela and Argentina—are slumping badly. Things are far different out west.
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By Jesse Newman CHICAGO--U.S. grain and soybean futures rose Tuesday, boosted by ongoing demand for some crops and world weather concerns. Soybean prices jumped to a nearly two-month high, boosted by strong demand for U.S. supplies from China and concerns ...
By Ellie Ismailidou, MarketWatch , Hiroyuki Kachi But the buck advanced against emerging-market currencies The dollar slipped against most of its rivals Tuesday, as U.S. interest-rate hike fears waned amid a global stock-market slump following weak Chinese trade data. The ...
By Saumya Vaishampayan U.S. stocks ended lower Tuesday, snapping a seven-session winning streak for the Dow Jones Industrial Average . The blue-chip index fell 49.97 points, or 0.3%, to 17081.89, snapping a stretch of gains that had been its longest ...