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Negative US interest rates 'are still possible' as Treasury yields hit record-low, DataTrek says


Billionaire investor Ray Dalio warns a developing 'capital war' between the US and China could tank the dollar and wreak havoc with the US economy


Coronavirus has brought the rapidly growing synthetic diamond market to a halt, because no one really wants a new ring in the middle of a pandemic



The worst of Europe's coronavirus recession appears to be over, according to a set of widely-watched business surveys


The world's poorest countries should consider launching a $465 billion cash handout programme to fight the coronavirus, a UN report says


The economic hit from COVID-19 will be felt 'for a long time' even if a vaccine is ready in 2020, a top economist warned



Sweden had one of the most relaxed COVID-19 lockdowns in the world. There's growing evidence that helped it weather 2020's economic storm better than anywhere else


'This is much more psychological': Why the CEO of the world's largest asset manager says the COVID-19 crisis is nothing like 2008


Billionaire Ray Dalio warned that rising US-China tensions could escalate into a 'shooting war' — and drew comparisons with the years before WWII


Almost 650,000 people in Britain lost their jobs in the past 3 months, and job vacancies hit an all-time low


Mohamed El-Erian warns that financial stress from coronavirus is 'far from over' and says investors must prepare for a debt crunch


The S&P 500 will fall 8% by the end of 2020, according to Bank of America's equity chief, who says a Joe Biden victory could tank stocks



Hedge funds plunged a record 7.9% in the first half of the year as the coronavirus pandemic roiled markets


There's growing evidence that economies which fought coronavirus aggressively at the start of the pandemic are bouncing back faster than those slow to act. Just look at Germany and Vietnam.


Boohoo stock tumbles 30%, wiping $1.25 billion off its market value, after an explosive report into working conditions at one of its factories


Lockdown has created a fresh headache for financial regulators — it's much harder to keep an eye on what traders are up to



Chinese stocks had their best day in a year as global markets ignore surging COVID cases and keep rising


Facebook's stock price has had a rollercoaster year, driven by an ad boycott, censorship controversies, and blockbuster results. Here are its biggest moves in 2020.


3 reasons why Bank of America says to be bullish on US stocks, including economic surprise index hitting record high


A Wall Street chief strategist says US stocks have 'considerable upside' from current levels — and could climb as much as 20% in a best-case scenario