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Trade and Political Discord Could Impact Equities, Dollar

From U.S. tariffs on metals to the Brexit negotiations and the Trans-Pacific Partnership, political and trade discord could impact equities and the dollar.

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economy

The 25 best NFL free agents

Jim Rogash/Getty NFL free agency is upon us! While this year’s free agency class is a bit top-heavy, it contains several solid, difference-making players, many of whom could be on the move. Not every player will start a bidding war like Kirk Cousins, but this year’s class contains some solid …

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investments

Kenya president, opposition leader pledge reconciliation

President Uhuru Kenyatta met opposition leader Raila Odinga in public on Friday for the first time since last year’s hotly-disputed elections, with the pair promising to heal the country’s divisions. The surprise meeting at Kenyatta’s downtown office on Friday ended with the symbolic appearance of the two men standing side-by-side …

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business news

Coinbase snags an executive from the New York Stock Exchange as it tries to become the Google of crypto

The New York Stock Exchange lost an executive to cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, according to a blog post by the company.  Eric Scro is set to join the San Francisco-based company as vice president of finance.  Coinbase, which has been at the heart of the crypto boom, told Business Insider it …

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Crude Oil’s Next Move? Clues from Soybean Oil

As we observed in our past research , soybean oil prices often lead the movement in crude oil prices.  The past year has been no exception.  Even as WTI crude prices soared from $42 to $66 per barrel between June 22, 2017, and January 25, 2018, soybean oil traders weren’t …

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