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Observation Deck
September 01, 2011 Posted by
The much-anticipated recent speech by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was notable not so much for monetary policy insight – but because he emphasized that it is now Congress and the President's turn to step up. But the Fed still has options available to support the economy ...
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Global Edge; Asia
August 16, 2011 Posted by
In China, it's happening very fast. The old generation of mobile devices — smart phones like Nokia and Ericsson —are replaced by iPhones and Android. This is a big opportunity for the developers because these phones are so much more powerful in the way they interact with users.
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Economic Outlook
August 11, 2011 Posted by
Markets around the world have experienced great turmoil over the last several weeks as they struggle to figure out what the world will look like going forward.
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Asia
August 10, 2011 Posted by
It's patent fever in the U.S., but then there's China. Like everything else in China, the scale and acceleration of China's patent activity is astounding.
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Advisories
August 09, 2011 Posted by
The Federal Reserve Open Market Committeevoted today to keep the overnight federal funds rate unchanged at a range of zero to 0.25 percent and said low rates are warranted through at least 2013 ...
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FX Outlook
August 08, 2011 Posted by
The accelerating rate of change in the deterioration of the global financial situation of the last three years was not anticipated by even the most seasoned forecasters. The scope and severity of the current financial dislocation has not been seen since the 1930’s.
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Observation Deck
August 01, 2011 Posted by
For more than a year, the euro zone's debt drama has been flaring up, fanned by financial challenges in Greece, Ireland and Portugal. With escalating market concerns about the potential fallout from defaults in Greece ...
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Advisories
July 28, 2011 Posted by
In today's world fraught with panic and fear, it is important to understand your cash investment strategy and ensure your approach is right for you ...
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