Why the Fed Backed Off

Did the central bank bow to panicked markets? Whatever the reason for its decision to ease up on rate hikes, the data say it made the correct call......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 12th, 2019

They"re Baaack: Cerberus Revives HELOC-Backed Bonds That Went "Extinct" After The Crisis

A generation of Wall Street analysts and traders has come of age without many of the esoteric, mortgage-backed bonds and 'synthetic' derivatives that nearly destroyed the global economy in the run-up to the f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge1 hr. 16 min. ago

Tencent-backed MINISO planning $1B IPO, Bloomberg reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall5 hr. 16 min. ago

Easterly Government: This 5.7% Yield Is Backed By Your Rich Uncle Sam

Easterly Government: This 5.7% Yield Is Backed By Your Rich Uncle Sam.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha7 hr. 16 min. ago

HUD-backed nursing homes have "serious deficiencies," NY Times reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall7 hr. 46 min. ago

​Dozens of nursing homes with HUD-backed mortgages have ‘serious deficiencies’

Dozens of the worst-run nursing homes in the United States have mortgages guaranteed by a federal agency that mostly stopped inspecting such homes several years ago......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals20 hr. 16 min. ago

Sequoia-backed Bay Area unicorn files for 2019 IPO

Menlo Park-based Sequoia Capital is preparing to cash in on a bet it first made in 2010, on a once-small customer experience management startup Medallia, which plans to go public later this year at a multibillion-dollar valuation. Sequoia owns 41 per.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 24th, 2019

Carl Icahn Backs Eldorado Resorts’ $8.6 Billion Deal for Caesars Entertainment

It will create the largest U.S. gaming operator. Eldorado Resorts Inc. is buying Caesars Entertainment Corp. for about $8.58 billion in a deal backed by activist billionaire Carl Icahn that will create the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 24th, 2019

Iran Says "It Refrained" From Shooting Down US Plane With 35 People On Board

Following reports that the Trump Administration backed down from a 'retaliatory strike' against Iran, the commander of the IRGC of.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 21st, 2019

Trump Ordered Military Strike On Iran, Then Backed Off Hours Later

President Trump reportedly gave the order to attack Iran Thursday night in response to its downing of a US drone that Washington claims was in international waters at the time. The US went so far as to maneuver planes and ships into position befor.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 21st, 2019

‘Billions’ May Be Saved By Tokens Backed With Central Bank Money: BoE Chief

Bank of England governor Mark Carney spoke positively about the Utility Settlement Coin project, now dubbed Fnality, during a appearance Thursday......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 21st, 2019

It"s Hunt Vs. Johnson In British Leadership Race

The race is on to select the next U.K. prime minister, with Jeremy Hunt going head-to-head with Boris Johnson for the role. Johnson remains the favorite in the race and has so far been backed by 160 Conservative MPs. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 20th, 2019

Legacy of Ukrainian Revolution Rides on Election Year

Five years after deadly street protests toppled their Kremlin-backed leader, Ukrainians are delivering a verdict on what has happened since. In April, they elected the country’s most-watched comedian, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, as president, replacin.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 20th, 2019

Our view: What would $100 billion do for Bay Area transportation?

In a region renowned for world-changing innovation and wealth creation, our pattern of Big Ideas backed by Big Money is rarely applied to transportation. Instead we think small, treating the services essential to moving the Bay Area populace aroun.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

Electric planes start small as industry wrestles with emissions

An all-electric commuter plane and a small Airbus-backed hybrid are among aircraft programs being touted at the Paris Airshow, as the industry tries to convince a skeptical public it can deliver on a pledge to halve carbon emissions by 2050......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

Citizens Insurance reduces rate hike

Citizens Property Insurance is scaling back a proposed rate hike after lawmakers and Gov. Ron DeSantis approved an overhaul that the state-backed insurer has long pursued. Members of Citizens’ Actuarial and Underwriting Committee advanced a plan T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

Ohio Capital Fund"s management firm seeks 3-year extension, raise

The firm managing the state-backed bond fund attracting venture capital investment to Ohio is asking for three more years to wrap up the program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

Japanese Manufacturers Enter Blockchain-Backed Data Sharing Arrangement

Overseen by the Industrial Value Chain Initiative, the blockchain project will connect 100 Japanese manufacturers to share information......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 19th, 2019

San Diego coworking company to open Portland facility this summer

The newcomer, which provides "enterprise-grade" space for companies large and small, will arrive backed by a sizable Series A funding round......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2019

Poll Finds Maduro"s Domestic Support Stronger After Coup Attempt & US Pressures

A new poll has found that after emerging victorious in Venezuela's recent US-backed failed coup attempt led by opposition leader Juan.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 18th, 2019

Personal finance app Dave launches new banking service, raises $110M

Mark Cuban-backed Dave, a personal finance app aimed at millennials, has raised $110 million in debt and launched a new online-only banking service. Los Angles-based Dave said the debt raise was led by Victory Park Capital and will be used to scal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2019