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TORONTO (Reuters) – Long-time gold bull John Paulson followed through on Friday on a pledge made last year to team up with other gold investors in an effort to work with management of companies in the gold sector to improve returns, according to the group, called the Shareholders Gold Council. FILE PHOTO – Hedge Fund manager John Paulson attends the...

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BENGALURU (Reuters) – Short-dated U.S. Treasury yields will rise above longer maturities — a reliable forecaster of recessions — within two years and possibly in the next year, according to market experts polled by Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC, U.S., August 22, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo At...

The Dow Jones Industrial Average just marked its first intraday all-time high since January, the resumption of a record run for the blue-chip index that...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer of DoubleLine Capital, on Wednesday said bond prices across the U.S. Treasury yield curve could fall if the 30-year yield closes above 3.25 percent twice in a row. FILE PHOTO: Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of DoubleLine Capital LP, presents during the 2018 Sohn Investment Conference in New York City,...

(Reuters) – John Hancock, one of the oldest and largest North American life insurers, will stop underwriting traditional life insurance and instead sell only interactive policies that track fitness and health data through wearable devices and smartphones, the company said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Fitbit Blaze watches are displayed during the 2016 CES trade...

While the lower and upper classes have increased in size over the past decade, the once-shrinking American middle class appears to holding ground. Just...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Gary Cohn, the former economic adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, gave a ringing endorsement of Wall Street bankers on Monday, arguing that borrowers were just as responsible for the 2007-2009 financial crisis as lenders and ridiculing rules intended to make the system stronger in its aftermath. In a wide-ranging conversation at an event...

Cryptocurrency prices traded lower Monday, unable to hold onto last weeks gains. Bitcoin, the worlds No. 1 digital currency is trading at $6,280.90,...