Topic: Capital Economics Ltd.
US consumers are seeing lower interest rates on mortgages, car loans, even credit cards, as investors flee the euro because of the Greek debt crisis.
05/19/2010 06:09 pm
Metals like gold and silver have become a core holding for more investors as they focus on the risks that lie in sovereign balance sheets. The gold price was as high as $1,245.80 per ounce Wednesday.
05/12/2010 07:29 pm
Fears that the Greek debt crisis will spread roiled global stock markets Tuesday. Major US and European indexes fell more than 2 percent.
05/04/2010 08:37 pm
About 100 Communist Party supporters broke through the gates of the Acropolis, the city's chief ancient monument, and hung banners in Greek and English reading 'Peoples of Europe Rise Up.'
05/04/2010 05:36 pm
US housing prices fall for fifth month in a row, according to Case-Shiller report.
04/27/2010 02:22 pm
Not counting hiring of temporary workers for companies and the census, private-sector hiring rose a solid 80,000 in March.
04/02/2010 11:04 am
Retail sales and consumer sentiment reports paint very different pictures of where the American consumer is headed.
03/12/2010 12:00 pm
After a brief run-up, prices of new and existing homes are falling again.
02/26/2010 12:55 pm
Revised figures show that the unemployment rate fell, but the recession destroyed far more jobs than previously thought.
02/05/2010 11:42 am
US GDP report marks a strong fourth quarter but economy watchers shouldn't rejoice just yet.
01/29/2010 11:52 am