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'Facebook is already too big and too powerful': Senate to dig into Libra, the tech giant's new crypto project

'FACEBOOK IS ALREADY TOO BIG AND TOO POWERFUL': SENATE TO DIG INTO LIBRA, THE TECH GIANT'S NEW CRYPTO PROJECT

The US Senate Banking Committee plans to hold a hearing on Facebook's newly-announced Libra cryptocurrency project on July 16th, Reuters...

Fed Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged For Now

FED LEAVES INTEREST RATES UNCHANGED FOR NOW

The Federal Reserve left rates alone, despite pressure from President Trump to pump more money into the economy. But the central bank...

 
 
 
Hunger Games Prequel Story: Everything We Know About The 10th Games

HUNGER GAMES PREQUEL STORY: EVERYTHING WE KNOW ABOUT THE 10TH GAMES

A Hunger Games prequel novel from author Suzanne Collins is coming in 2020 with rumors of a Lionsgate snapping up the rights to the...

Pot calling the kettle black? Trump accuses European Central Bank of manipulating the euro

POT CALLING THE KETTLE BLACK? TRUMP ACCUSES EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK OF MANIPULATING THE EURO

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday took a shot at ECB head Mario Draghi, who said Europe may be in line for more stimulus money -...

 
 
 
Stock traders are holding tight in case the Fed 'spoils the party'

STOCK TRADERS ARE HOLDING TIGHT IN CASE THE FED 'SPOILS THE PARTY'

Markets were flat on Wednesday as they waited to see if the Federal Reserve would signal its willingness to cut interest rates during...

Mark Zuckerberg's 'shadow bank': The pushback against Facebook's new cryptocurrency has already begun

MARK ZUCKERBERG'S 'SHADOW BANK': THE PUSHBACK AGAINST FACEBOOK'S NEW CRYPTOCURRENCY HAS ALREADY BEGUN

Facebook announced the launch of its new cryptocurrency, Libra, on Tuesday. But the critics already have their doubts. France's finance...

 
 
 
Be in to win one of five copies of David Walshaw's inspiring book ‘Olive Oil: The New Zealand Way', valued at $40

BE IN TO WIN ONE OF FIVE COPIES OF DAVID WALSHAW'S INSPIRING BOOK ‘OLIVE OIL: THE NEW ZEALAND WAY', VALUED AT $40

Be in to win one of five copies of David Walshaw's inspiring book ‘Olive Oil: The New Zealand Way', valued at $40. When, after a successful...

Mark Zuckerberg just pulled a Jeff Bezos, and Libra could be Amazon Web Services

MARK ZUCKERBERG JUST PULLED A JEFF BEZOS, AND LIBRA COULD BE AMAZON WEB SERVICES

Mark Zuckerberg's new cryptocurrency plans is a venture into a reputationally risky industry: Goldman Sachs thought about opening a...

 
 
 
Health care stocks will be winners if the Fed cuts rates

HEALTH CARE STOCKS WILL BE WINNERS IF THE FED CUTS RATES

From Fred Imbert : Many investors believe the Federal Reserve is set to start cutting interest rates, possibly as early as this week....

Treasury yields drop as investors remain hopeful for a Fed rate cut

TREASURY YIELDS DROP AS INVESTORS REMAIN HOPEFUL FOR A FED RATE CUT

From Thomas Franck : The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell to its lowest level since September 2017 on Tuesday as the...

 
 
 
Trump just attacked Mario Draghi - accusing the European Central Bank chief of manipulating the euro

TRUMP JUST ATTACKED MARIO DRAGHI - ACCUSING THE EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK CHIEF OF MANIPULATING THE EURO

President Trump accused the European Central Bank of manipulating the euro after it fell 0.28% following ECB President Mario Draghi's...

Facebook just took the wraps off 'Libra', a new cryptocurrency that will let anyone in the world pay with their smartphones

FACEBOOK JUST TOOK THE WRAPS OFF 'LIBRA', A NEW CRYPTOCURRENCY THAT WILL LET ANYONE IN THE WORLD PAY WITH THEIR SMARTPHONES

AP Photo/Francois Mori Facebook has officially announced its new digital currency, "Libra." It's built with blockchain technology,...

 
 
 
Trump's trade wars are putting the US economy at risk. But the Federal Reserve doesn't appear ready to step in just yet

TRUMP'S TRADE WARS ARE PUTTING THE US ECONOMY AT RISK. BUT THE FEDERAL RESERVE DOESN'T APPEAR READY TO STEP IN JUST YET

The Federal Reserve is expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged Wednesday at the end of a two-day policy meeting. Trump has increased...

ADB approves $2.75-billion financing for 53.1 km Malolos-Clark Railway project, boost to tourism

ADB APPROVES $2.75-BILLION FINANCING FOR 53.1 KM MALOLOS-CLARK RAILWAY PROJECT, BOOST TO TOURISM

The Asian Development Bank approved $2.75-billion financing for the construction of the Malolos-Clark railway segment of the big-ticket...

 
 
 

TELLER - FIRST BANK IN WYOMING - LOVELL, WY

Responsible for safeguarding assigned cash/currency by adhering to all company policies and procedures regarding cash handling, cash...

Meet the Goldman Sachs execs tasked with building the firms' new Blackstone-esque private-investing unit - and pumping up the bank's flagging stock price

MEET THE GOLDMAN SACHS EXECS TASKED WITH BUILDING THE FIRMS' NEW BLACKSTONE-ESQUE PRIVATE-INVESTING UNIT - AND PUMPING UP THE BANK'S FLAGGING STOCK PRICE

Goldman Sachs announced a plan Monday to combine five investing teams into a single alternatives investing unit to be housed in the...

 
 
 
Maxo Kream Announces Major-Label Debut Brandon Banks

MAXO KREAM ANNOUNCES MAJOR-LABEL DEBUT BRANDON BANKS

The Houston rapper Maxo Kream is 28 years old, and he's already nearing legend status. Maxo has been an underground monster for years...

UBS was kicked off a $1 billion bond deal because China is angry about a joke a senior economist made about pigs

UBS WAS KICKED OFF A $1 BILLION BOND DEAL BECAUSE CHINA IS ANGRY ABOUT A JOKE A SENIOR ECONOMIST MADE ABOUT PIGS

UBS and China are in a bitter dispute over an economic briefing which officials in Beijing have interpreted as a racial slur. The dispute...

 
 
 
Stocks are rising before Fed meets as rate cuts are front and center; Hong Kong shelves its extradition bill, helping sentiment

STOCKS ARE RISING BEFORE FED MEETS AS RATE CUTS ARE FRONT AND CENTER; HONG KONG SHELVES ITS EXTRADITION BILL, HELPING SENTIMENT

Stocks rose on Monday after Hong Kong's chief executive suspended a controversial extradition bill over the weekend. Investors also...

Hedge funds and private-equity firms face tug-of-war over talent; 'Alexa, what ETF should I buy?'

HEDGE FUNDS AND PRIVATE-EQUITY FIRMS FACE TUG-OF-WAR OVER TALENT; 'ALEXA, WHAT ETF SHOULD I BUY?'

Dear readers, Welcome to this week's edition of Wall Street Insider. It was great to meet so many of our readers on Monday at our IGNITION:...