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Global Investment 2018 Outlook Headlines

Bubbly bitcoin not worth the wager: investors

Bitcoin may have surged a staggering 700 percent since the start of the year but most investors at a Reuters Summit this week said they had not been tempted to play the volatile cryptocurrency.

Surging global wealth prolonging record equity bull run

Have money, will invest. Coffers brimming from strongly growing economies and buoyant markets, the world's wealthy are providing fuel to history's longest ever equity bull run, lifting share markets to ever higher peaks.


Trump to sign budget deal after raising government shutdown threat

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to sign Congress' newly passed $1.3 trillion spending bill on Friday, a White House official said, ending suspense over a threat he made hours earlier to veto the budget and shut down the federal government. | Video