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CryptoWatch: 5 key reasons bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies have lost a stunning $400 billion in 10 days

CryptoWatch: 5 key reasons bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies have lost a stunning $400 billion in 10 days

The No. 1 digital currency and its cohort continued to unravel Wednesday, extending a downturn that has seen the entire sector cough up a whopping $400 billion since Jan. 7,… Read more »

4 things consumers should think about before financing a home improvement

4 things consumers should think about before financing a home improvement

With Goldman Sachs’ newest loan product, the money-center bank is making a smart bet. Goldman Sachs GS, -2.84%   announced Tuesday that it will begin offering home improvement loans through… Read more »

Asia Markets: Hong Kong stocks score fresh all-time high

Asia Markets: Hong Kong stocks score fresh all-time high

Asian stock markets ended mixed on Wednesday, with Hong Kong shares scoring a fresh all-time closing high, while other markets pulled back following the previous afternoon’s selloff in U.S. equities…. Read more »

Currencies: Dollar aims for recovery after 3-year low, with Bank of Canada meeting in focus

Currencies: Dollar aims for recovery after 3-year low, with Bank of Canada meeting in focus

The U.S. dollar gained some ground Wednesday after hitting a multi-year low earlier this week, with the greenback in major focus against Canada’s currency as investors look for the Bank… Read more »

IBM plans blockchain joint venture with shipping company Maersk

IBM plans blockchain joint venture with shipping company Maersk

International Business Machines Corp. and Denmark-based transport and logistics conglomerate A.P. Moller – Maersk will form a joint venture that aims to expand the application of blockchain technology within the… Read more »

Need to Know: The big lesson stock traders can learn from the crypto meltdown

Need to Know: The big lesson stock traders can learn from the crypto meltdown

The markets are a pretty strange brew right now, with investors not even sure where to look first, with so many different assets swirling around. Is hesitation starting to build… Read more »

Outside the Box: This chart is a blunt reminder about the randomness of investment performance

Outside the Box: This chart is a blunt reminder about the randomness of investment performance

Each and every year since I started this website, I’ve updated the following asset- allocation quilt: For the second year in a row, each asset class on this chart was… Read more »

The Wall Street Journal: Disputes threaten ‘Dreamer’ deal and a government shutdown

The Wall Street Journal: Disputes threaten ‘Dreamer’ deal and a government shutdown

WASHINGTON—Senators worked Tuesday to salvage a bipartisan plan to protect “Dreamers”—young undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. by their parents—as the divide grew over an immigration deal seen as key… Read more »

Futures Movers: Oil prices slump for 2nd day ahead of trio of global output reports

Futures Movers: Oil prices slump for 2nd day ahead of trio of global output reports

Crude futures declined on Wednesday, building on the prior session’s losses ahead of the release of data on global crude production in coming days. West Texas Intermediate oil for February… Read more »

How to give young people career advice that they’ll actually listen to

How to give young people career advice that they’ll actually listen to

After you retire, you’re ideally suited to dish out career advice to young people. But there’s a right and wrong way to do that. Some grandparents love to regale their… Read more »

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