Tag: Oil

Moonves Out At CBS After New Sexual Misconduct Claims; Settlement Package Withheld 

CBS Corp CEO Les Moonves will be stepping down within the next 24 hours, after six additional women have come forward with sexual assault and harassment claims against the executive, making 12 accusers in total according to Reuters.  Word of Moonves’ ouster comes hours after The New Yorker published a second expose by Ronan Farrow, the journalist who […]

Criminalizing Childhood: School Safety Measures Aren’t Making Students Any Safer

Authored by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “Every day in communities across the United States, children and adolescents spend the majority of their waking hours in schools that have increasingly come to resemble places of detention more than places of learning. From metal detectors to drug tests, from increased policing to all-seeing electronic surveillance, the […]

Hong Kong Dethrones NYC As Mecca For The Uber-Wealthy

In what will almost certainly be remembered as an important milestone in Asia’s march to global domination, a recent study revealed that the population of ultra-wealthy individuals in Hong Kong has for the first time surpassed that of New York City. According to Wealth-X, Hong Kong now has the largest population of individuals worth at […]

The Most Important Asset Class In The World (Is Not What You Think)

Authored by David Robertson via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, Here we are, ten years after the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, and one would be hard pressed to find evidence of meaningful lessons learned. “As long as the music is playing, you’ve got to get up and dance,” – Chuck Prince, Citigroup Chuck’s utterance now sounds more like a […]

Inflation Dip in India May Be Mirage for Embattled Bond Traders

READ: Rupee a Hostage to Oil as India Crude Import Bill Surges. The 10-year yield may climb to as high as 8.25 percent by end-September if the … The post Inflation Dip <b>in</b> India May Be Mirage for Embattled Bond Traders appeared first on crude-oil.news.

Global Trade Hit By Rare Decline As “Supply Chains Seize Up”

With the Trump administration about to slap tariffs of up to 25% on an additional $200 billion in Chinese goods, new data suggests that the global slowdown has already begun. Confirming our observations from two weeks ago, in which we showed that the latest freight data indicated global trade volumes are slowing… …on Friday Bloomberg […]