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INVESTING For retirement-system changes proposed in Congress via 'Secure 2.0,' December is do-or-die time

Samuel Corum | Getty Images News | Getty Images For supporters of congressional proposals to improve the U.S. retirement system, it's about to be a nail-biting few weeks....

Economy Fed's Waller says he's open to a half-point rate hike at December meeting

Christopher Waller testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee during a hearing on their nomination to be member-designate on the Federal Reserve Board of...

Crypto Bitcoin STH SOPR Breaks Above 1 For First Time Since December

On-chain data shows the Bitcoin short-term holder SOPR has broken above one for the first time since December 2021. Bitcoin Short-Term Holders Return To Profit Once Again As pointed out by an...

Stories Will UK inflation top December’s three-decade high?

Will UK inflation top the three-decade high hit in December? UK consumer prices are expected to have risen at the same pace in January as they did in December, when they hit a 30-year record of...

Economy There were 4.6 million more job openings than unemployed workers in December

A woman walks past a "Now Hiring" sign in front of a store on January 13, 2022 in Arlington, Virginia. Olivier Douliery | AFP | Getty Images Job openings totaled nearly 11...

Economy Retail sales dropped 1.9% in December as higher prices caused consumers to curb spending

Retail sales fell much more than expected in December as surging prices took a big bite out of spending, the Commerce Department reported Friday. The advance monthly sales report to close out...

Markets Senate votes to raise US debt limit until December

The US Senate has voted to extend the debt ceiling until December 3, providing short-term relief to investors and executives who had fretted about a government default as soon as this month. The...

Crypto Bitcoin S2F Creator PlanB Thinks BTC Will Reach $135k By December

Creator of the popular Bitcoin price prediction chart “stock-to-flow”, PlanB, puts $135k target for BTC by December 2021. What Is The Bitcoin Stock-To-Flow Model? The BTC stock-to-flow (S2F in...

INVESTING India CBDC pilot may commence in December, says RBI governor

India CBDC pilot may commence in December, says RBI governor The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) could commence preliminary central bank digital currency (CBDC) trials before the end of the...

INVESTING Qantas aims for international travel from December as loss narrows

© Reuters. Qantas planes are seen at Kingsford Smith International Airport, following the coronavirus outbreak, in Sydney, Australia, March 18, 2020. REUTERS/Loren Elliott By Jamie Freed...

INVESTING Philly Fed factory index falls in July to lowest since December

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A worker operates one of the metal cutting machines at Gent Machine Co.'s factory in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S., May 26, 2021. REUTERS/Timothy Aeppel By Evan Sully...