Issuance Of Unsecured Personal Loans Is Soaring

As lenders stretch to find ways to lend more money and boost interest income in a time of rising funding costs, and as borrowers continue to overextend themselves, risky unsecured personal loans are soaring in popularity.

  • Aug 24, 2018 1:25 PM

Key Events This Week: All Eyes On Jackson Hole

It's relatively quiet week where the highlights will be the latest global PMIs, the Aug 23 US-China tariff deadline, the minutes from the last FOMC and ECB meetings and, of course, Jackson Hole looms at the end of the week.


  • Aug 20, 2018 8:48 AM

5 Times The US Clearly Meddled In Foreign Elections Since 2005

"The utter hypocrisy of the U.S. getting upset about election interference and the complete lack of substantial evidence tying Russia to the hacking does not matter... The Russia hacking narrative isn’t about logic or facts; it is a way to distract from the corruption of America’s own government..."

  • Aug 14, 2018 7:25 PM

US Services Economy Slumps In July As 'Hope' Hits 6-Month Lows

Following yesterday's disappointment in manufacturing data, Markit's latest survey confirms the Services industry slowed in July as higher prices are hurting margins and business expectations hit a 6-month lows. Worse still, ISM's Services survey tumbled with a big miss to its worst since Aug 2017.

  • Aug 3, 2018 10:04 AM