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A second summit?

A second Trump-Kim summit is in the works. The turmoil in emerging markets continues, and crypto currencies extend their plunge. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. Second Summit? North Korean leader Kim Jong Un requested a second meeting with President Donald Trump, and U.S. diplomats are already working to …

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Asia roundup: Aussie hits 30-month low on weak home loan figures, Dollar index eases Amid intensifying global trade tensions, Asian shares at 14-month trough – Friday, September 7th, 2018

Asia roundup: Aussie hits 30-month low on weak home loan figures, Dollar index eases Amid intensifying global trade tensions, Asian shares at 14-month trough – Friday, September 7th, 2018 Market Roundup U.S.-Canada trade talks grind on, but ‘final’ issues unresolved Fed likely to need to hike rates ‘a bit beyond …

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A $40 Billion Plan to Cash Out Of Bitcoin

(Bloomberg)-The 1980s cyberpunk novels that predicted today’s internet failed to conceive of anything as outlandish or contradictory as Bitcoin: A digital currency that’s spent nowhere, a commodity that’s used for nothing, and a libertarian dream that’s effectively run by elites. Now, after its 66-percent price drop from December highs, comes yet another …

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The crypto crash

China hits back against U.S. tariffs. The cryptocurrency selloff plumbs new depths. And crude’s slump helps snap the S&P 500’s winning streak. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. Tit-for-Tat Tariffs China confirmed that it will impose 25 percent tariffs on an additional $16 billion worth of imports from …

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Trump backtracks, sort of

The U.S. Fed chairman raises tariff concerns on Capitol Hill while continuing to tout the strength of America’s economy, and Chinese officials search for ways to offset the growing impact of China’s trade conflict with the U.S. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. China Weighs Its Options China’s options to support its economy go beyond …

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CFTC guidance on Blockchain implementation for regulatory framework of swap derivatives contracts

CFTC guidance on Blockchain implementation for regulatory framework of swap derivatives contracts The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo today released a white paper on Swaps regulation. In this white paper, Swaps Regulation Version 2.0. Entitled was published, where an assessment of the current implementation of reform and proposals for …

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