Coronavirus – The Latest: The plan to get Britain’s children back to school

Subscribe to our Coronavirus podcast with analysis of the impact on health, business and travel in the UK and beyond: https://www.playpodca.st/coronavirus Schools will open to all pupils from September, but what will the classroom look like? Can exams take place after so much disruption? And why have teaching unions been quick to criticise the government’s … Read more Coronavirus – The Latest: The plan to get Britain’s children back to school

Markets look to weather ahead of key growing season

Dry, hot weather could deteriorate crop ratios and cause agricultural prices to go higher this summer. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com QuickTake … Read more Markets look to weather ahead of key growing season

Ray Dalio Says Capital Markets Are No Longer ‘Free Markets’

Jul.02 — Recent central bank actions mean capital markets are no longer “free,” according to Ray Dalio, the billionaire founder of investment management firm Bridgewater Associates. “Today the economy and the markets are driven by the central banks and the coordination with the central government,” Dalio said in a conversation with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker during … Read more Ray Dalio Says Capital Markets Are No Longer ‘Free Markets’

Where the U.S. Development Finance Corporation Invests in Emerging Markets

Jul.02 — As the newest U.S. agency, the International Development Finance Corporation has $60 billion from Congress to invest in emerging-markets in ways that advance U.S. foreign policy. Chief Executive Officer Adam Boehler says in six months he’s spent roughly a third of that. He spoke to Simone Foxman in Doha about how he’s helping … Read more Where the U.S. Development Finance Corporation Invests in Emerging Markets

Putin Wins Big in Vote Allowing Him to Extend Rule to 2036

Jul.02 — Russian President Vladimir Putin won a resounding endorsement of his bid to extend his two-decade-long rule potentially to 2036, even as some polls show his approval ratings near historic lows. Elisabeth Braw of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), an independent think tank on international defense and security, comments on the implications of … Read more Putin Wins Big in Vote Allowing Him to Extend Rule to 2036

Dollar Is Still `Big Brother’, Euro Isn’t Moving, HSBC Says

Jul.02 — David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, discusses the dollar’s status as the world’s reserve currency, why the euro isn’t going up or down, and why he’s still bearish on the pound. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

MMT Environment Is `Nano-Seconds Away,’ Saxo Bank Says

Jul.02 — Steen Jakobsen, chief economist and chief investment officer at Saxo Bank A/S, discusses inflation, the changing workforce and modern monetary theory, which argues that governments with their own currency can’t go broke, and can keep spending until inflation becomes a problem. “We are in a world where only inflation can save the central … Read more MMT Environment Is `Nano-Seconds Away,’ Saxo Bank Says

U.S. manufacturing rebounds as economy reopens

Markets pulled back initially on manufacturing data as weaker economic data supports more Federal Reserve and Treasury action. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at … Read more U.S. manufacturing rebounds as economy reopens