Category Archives: Down Debt

COLUMN-‘Boring’ 20s’? – a decade of real zero interest rate: Mike Dolan

(The views expressed here are those of the author, columnist for Reuters.) LONDON, July 16 (Reuters) – The US government can again borrow at a deeply negative “real” rate of minus 1.0% for 10 years – and some economists insist there is a strong historical case for it ‘expect this rate to stay near zero […]

Waiting for a fourth follow-up check? Here are 3 ways to get a new payment now

Waiting for a fourth follow-up check? Here are 3 ways to get a new payment now Dozens of lawmakers in the House and Senate believe Americans should receive a fourth pandemic relief payment, but it remains to be seen whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other congressional leaders will succeed. The idea has divided Washington: […]

Waiting for a fourth follow-up check? Here are 3 ways to get a new payment now

Waiting for a fourth follow-up check? Here are 3 ways to get a new payment now Dozens of lawmakers in the House and Senate believe Americans should receive a fourth pandemic relief payment, but it remains to be seen whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other congressional leaders will succeed. The idea has divided Washington: […]

How to reconcile debt and development

The COVID-19 pandemic is, we hope, only a temporary shock to economies around the world. The appropriate policy response to such a disruption is to borrow to cushion the impact on consumption and investment. But for many emerging markets and developing countries, borrowing could lead to debt service challenges that will require years of austerity […]

Allen-Based Trading Firm PFSweb to Sell LiveArea Business in $ 250 Million Deal

Allen-based PFSweb Inc. will sell its LiveArea sales and customer experience agency business to Merkle Inc. in a $ 250 million deal, the company said on Tuesday. LiveArea is one of two lines of business that make up PFSweb, a global business services company established in 1994. The LiveArea business works with companies ranging from […]

CANADA’S FX DEBT – Canadian Dollar Falls Most in 4 Months as Investors See Maximum Growth

(Add strategist comments, market details, update prices) * Canadian dollar weakens 0.9% against greenback * Hit its lowest level since April 23 at 1.2494 * US oil price drops 2.4% * Canadian 10-year yield hits 4 months lower at 1.307% By Fergal Smith TORONTO, July 6 (Reuters) – Canadian dollar has fallen to a two-month […]