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In this April 23, 2018, photo the logo for ExxonMobil appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. According to a new report on oil and gas reserves, ExxonMobil led all public companies in oil reserves at year-end 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) One of the most significant threats to global
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HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors. Leverage creates additional risk and loss exposure. Before you decide to trade foreign exchange, carefully consider your investment objectives, experience level, and risk tolerance. You could lose some or all of your initial investment; do
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Bitcoin prices fell slightly after the SEC rejected the Winklevoss twins’ second ETF. Shutterstock Bitcoin prices declined below $8,000 today, falling slightly after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) opted to reject the second Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) proposed by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss. The SEC cited concerns about investor protection and market manipulation when
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Take a look at the DXY chart So the other aspect to tonight’s euro theme, is what the USD is doing.  If you are following along, you’ll remember that I started the week with a look at the US dollar index (I’ll find the link after I publish) and highlighted the fact that after being
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A once-reliable indicator of future recessions may be broken. The metric in question is the so-called treasury yield-curve which measures the difference in the cost of the government borrowing for two years and the cost of the government borrowing for 10 years. In the past, when the 2-year interest rate on U.S. Treasuries was higher than
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Some of the world’s biggest oil and gas companies are turning to the latter hydrocarbon in order to top up their earnings, according to new research. Energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie reckons many major players are pumping more gas than ever before, with better technology and lower costs playing an incremental part in proceedings. While it
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