Tag archive for ‘Stock market crashes’

Global market sell-off will ease with some investors set to ‘make a fortune’

The sell-off on global stock markets will ease as liquidity measures are rolled out – and some investors will make a fortune from the volatility – affirms the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent More...

Sever Plocker On Sunday, December 23rd, 2018

Trump’s financial house of cards has collapsed

The American Stock Exchange is in panic as stocks fall to new lows. Since August: the Dow Jones 500 Index has plummeted 18%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has dropped 16%, the Nasdaq is down 22%; and More...

News Brief On Monday, January 4th, 2016

China Halts Stock Trading For Day After Entire Market Crashes

  Following the initial halt in CSI-300 Futures at the 5 percent limit down level, the afternoon session opened to more carnage and amid the worst ‘first day of the year’ in at least 15 years, More...

Professor Robert Shiller On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Nobel Laureate Robert J. Shiller: Fraud, Fools, and Financial Markets

 Adam Smith famously wrote of the “invisible hand, ” by which individuals’ pursuit of self-interest in free, competitive markets advances the interest of society as a whole. And Smith was right: Free More...

News Brief On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

Russia slides deeper into recession, prospects are ‘grim’

  It keeps getting worse for Russia. The combination of Western sanctions and tumbling oil prices is pushing it deeper into recession. Russia’s economy shrunk 4.6% in the second quarter, the biggest More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, July 6th, 2015

Harvard Law School professor Mark Roe: Europe and Greece on the Brink

 A deal between Greece and its creditors might not happen. Several factors are in flux; Greek and northern European interests are not aligned; and personal animosities are in play. For Greece, an exit from More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, April 16th, 2015

When Life Gives You Lehman’s: Ernst & Young Fined $10 Million For Finessing Failed Bank’s Accounting

Ernst & Young will pay $10 million for its role in assisting failed bank Lehman Brothers in concealing its amount of debt and is financial problems, according to the Financial Times. The Lehman collapse More...

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