U.S. stocks climbed and European equities had the biggest four-day rally in three years on Greeces bailout agreement, while the regions bond markets signaled caution. Oil dropped as Irandeal loomed.
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The Greek debt crisis and China's stock-market crash may put downward pressure on interest rates and delay the Fed's interest rate hike, and they are adding uncertainty at a time when lenders thought recovery would be taking hold.
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The Swiss banks exit comes after a more than month-long review and as local firms expand in wealth management in a bid to tap the nations pension savers and rich investors.
The rapid rate of wealth creation by billionaire entrepreneurs will probably level off over the next two decades as economic growth slows in emerging markets and governments act against income inequality, a UBS study found.
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Deutsche Bank said its working to boost its investment in green bonds to 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion), joining competitors including Citigroup and Barclays in tapping profit from the quickly growing market.
Julius Baer Group is advising clients to switch out of Swiss franc cash accounts, saying it will refrain for now from emulating competitors by imposing new fees on such deposits.
Commodities headed for the biggest annual loss since the global financial crisis in 2008, retreating for a record fourth year.
The largest U.S. ETF that tracks mainland Chinese stocks posted a record eighth week of inflows amid speculation that easing of monetary policies will help extend equity gains in Asias biggest economy.
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When it comes to the ability of the U.S. government to finance itself in the bond market, this year will go down as as one of the best on record -- and dealers say 2015 will be no different.
The president's decision to bolster ties with the island nation will likely give banks relief from sanctions, as well as expanded opportunities for money transfers and the financing of U.S. exports.
With investors increasingly looking to U.S. stocks and turning away from emerging market equities, many advisors are urging clients to rebalance into that sector. But each of the BRIC countries has its problems.
Wealth management profit increased 41% to C$285 million from a year ago as fee-based client assets rose, while insurance more than doubled to C$256 million.
Royal Bank of Canada is exiting wealth management in the Caribbean, extending a retreat in its international wealth business that began last year in Latin America.
The Internal Revenue Service issued two items of guidance Wednesday in response to the need for charitable and other relief due to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Despite a decrease in profit in its wealth management division, Credit Suisse Group, Switzerlands second-biggest bank, reported third-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates as revenue from trading fixed- income products soared.
The global economy faces its biggest test of confidence since the European sovereign debt crisis as investors fear its running out of engines.
Investors betting on a rebound in Russian stocks are piling into the benchmark exchange-traded fund for the market at the fastest pace in six months.
Gold investors saw their precious metal struggle last year after hitting an all-time high in 2011today many advisors remain bearish.
Commodities fell to the lowest level in more than five years on signs demand growth is weakening in China, the biggest consumer of energy and metals, and on speculation U.S. borrowing costs may rise next year.
Treasuries are the worlds worst- performing bonds this quarter amid concern investors are underestimating risk the Federal Reserve will raise borrowing costs next year.
Credit Suisse Group added private banking to its operations in Toronto as the lender seeks to win business from Canadas wealthiest individuals.
When it comes to predicting where U.S. borrowing costs are headed, the bond market isn't taking Wall Streets advice seriously.
Royal Bank of Canada, the first Canadian lender to report third-quarter results, said profit rose 4% to a record, led by investment banking, and boosted its dividend by almost 6%.
Emerging-market stocks headed for the biggest weekly jump since March on speculation China will take steps to support the economy and as Russia pledged to de- escalate the conflict in Ukraine. Malaysias ringgit rose.
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