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Betting markets favor Biden over Trump, but odds narrow in U.S. race

Aug 07 2020

Betting markets favor Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden over Republican President Donald Trump in November's U.S. election, though the odds between them have narrowed during the last week, two betting market aggregators said.

Q&A-Fresh U.S. virus relief package to be about $1.5 trln - TS Lombard

Aug 05 2020

Aug 5 The U.S. coronavirus relief bill currently under debate is likely to come in at about $1.5 trillion and will be aimed at sustaining current levels of economic activity rather than boosting them, TS Lombard Chief U.S. Economist Steven Blitz said.

U.S. equities won't revisit March lows, corporate defaults next trigger: El-Erian

Aug 04 2020

U.S. equities will not revisit the lows hit in March 2020, but the next big correction in stock markets could be triggered by corporate defaults, Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz SE , said on Tuesday.

U.S. small caps, Europe better bets than overvalued tech shares - Verdence Capital

Jul 29 2020

Risks from skyrocketing valuations of U.S. technology stocks are "extremely" high, and investors should look for value in U.S. small caps and international equities, Leo Kelly, founder and president of Verdence Capital Advisors, said on Wednesday.

Low commodity prices to weigh on investment in LatAm, ex-Colombian finance minister Cardenas says

Jun 23 2020

Foreign investment in Latin America risks "drying out" due to economic turmoil and fiscal instability sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic, especially if Chinese-led commodity demand remains weak, a former Colombian finance minister said on Tuesday.

Player value will fall by 18% post-COVID, says KPMG sports head

Jun 16 2020

The suspension of soccer leagues across Europe due to the COVID-19 pandemic will see overall player value drop by 6.6 billion euros ($7.5 billion), or about 18%, in the transfer market, KPMG's global head of sports Andrea Sartori said.

EU recovery fund plan not a game changer - PIMCO

May 28 2020

LONDON/BENGALURU The European Union's 750 billion euro recovery fund plan is not a game changer as the level of debt alleviation for the likes of Italy are likely to be marginal, a PIMCO lead sovereign credit research analyst said on Thursday.

REFILE-UPDATE 1-EU recovery fund plan not a game changer - PIMCO

May 28 2020

LONDON/BENGALURU, May 28 The European Union's 750 billion euro recovery fund plan is not a game changer as the level of debt alleviation for the likes of Italy are likely to be marginal, a PIMCO lead sovereign credit research analyst said on Thursday.

Exclusive: Trading in VIX options froze after open - CBOE

Mar 09 2020

Trading in options on Wall Street's fear gauge was impossible in the first minutes of Monday's session due to an absence of prices from the market makers on whom trading depends, a representative of index operator CBOE Global Markets Inc said.

Carlyle looking at 'relatively cheap' energy assets: Rubenstein

Jan 23 2020

Fears about the future of energy assets have led to a sell-off, but this has created "very good opportunities" for the Carlyle Group, its founder, David Rubenstein, said on Thursday.

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