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If Your Retirement Money Isn't Invested Globally, You're Toast

Jane White | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business
Jane White

The only thing more maddening than the media's refusal to cover the retirement crisis is the fact that most of us don't realize that our eggs aren't in the right baskets.

The Real Economics of the Fiscal Cliff

Robert J. Shapiro | Posted 12.13.2012 | Politics
Robert J. Shapiro

The European sovereign debt crisis remains a serious threat, but not because a collapse of Greek, Spanish or Italian debt would infect confidence in U.S. Treasuries. The real issue is that such a crisis would threaten the solvency of many major French and German banks.

Poll: Majority Of Global Investors Back Buffett Rule

Posted 11.30.2011 | Business

The majority of global investors support boosting taxes on households earning at least $1 million, according to a Bloomberg poll released Friday. ...

Slowing Global Economy Takes Toll On U.S. Stock Futures

AP | STAN CHOE | Posted 10.16.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Worries about Europe's economic and debt problems sent stocks Tuesday to their first loss in four days. The major indexes bounced up...

Anti-Business? Majority Of Global Investors Bullish On Obama

Bloomberg | Mike Dorning and John McCormick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Fifty-three percent of investors now view him favorably, up from 49 percent in November, reversing a yearlong deterioration in perceptions of the U.S....

Barclays 4Q Profit Rises Eight-Fold From A Year Ago

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — Barclays PLC on Tuesday reported a fourth quarter profit of 6.9 billion pounds ($10.8 billion), more than eight times larger than a yea...