U.S. bank regulator finalizes new community lending rule

FILE PHOTO: The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is seen in the financial district of lower Manhattan during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York City,... Read more »

How housebound Brazil popstars and CEOs caught streaming mania and dominated YouTube

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – “Calling all the cattle! Our live broadcast is about to begin,” Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca whooped as she kicked off a recent three-and-a-half-hour quarantine performance... Read more »

Bond investor Jeffrey Gundlach bets stocks March lows to be surpassed in April

FILE PHOTO: Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of DoubleLine Capital LP, presents during the 2019 Sohn Investment Conference in New York City, U.S., May 6, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – Bond investor... Read more »

Investors dump equities, bonds as coronavirus spooks markets, BofA says

A trader works on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., March 5, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly LONDON (Reuters) – Investors pulled out... Read more »

Your Money: Fed’s surprise cut is a cure for mortgage rate envy

NEW YORK (Reuters) – When Kristin Tassi bought her house in Chicago two years ago, she was disappointed to get an interest rate of 4% on her mortgage. All... Read more »

Eight men in frame to run Norway wealth fund, including deputy CEO

OSLO (Reuters) – Eight candidates have applied to head Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the country’s central bank said on Tuesday, as its board prepares to decide who should steer... Read more »

Westpac economists now see RBA delaying rate cut to April

FILE PHOTO: A pedestrian looks at his phone as he walks past a logo for Australia’s Westpac Banking Corp located outside a branch in central Sydney, Australia, November 5,... Read more »

Boeing seeks to borrow $10 billion or more amid 737 MAX crisis: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) is in talks with banks about borrowing $10 billion or more amid rising costs for the U.S. planemaker after two crashes involving its... Read more »

Lebanese security forces, protesters clash for second night

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanese security forces fired water cannons, rubber bullets and tear gas on Sunday to try to break up stone-throwing protesters in Beirut, which has been rocked... Read more »

U.S. consumer prices rise slightly; underlying inflation muted

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices rose slightly less than expected in December and monthly underlying inflation pressures retreated, which could allow the Federal Reserve to keep interest rates... Read more »