Credit Suisse cuts forecast for global household wealth growth Oct 13, 2015 08:54AM

By Fareha Khan

(Reuters) - Global household wealth will grow at 6.6 percent annually, slower than the 7 percent estimated earlier, as the overall economic outlook remains weak, Credit Suisse said.

Global household wealth is now expected to rise to $345 trillion in the year ending June 2020, the Swiss bank said on Tuesday in its "Global Wealth Report".

Global net household wealth is estimated to have shrunk 4.7 percent to $250.1... (continue reading...)

U.S. small business confidence edges up, sales a worry Oct 13, 2015 06:15AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. small business confidence rose marginally in September as stock market volatility raised concerns about sales growth, suggesting the economy was expanding at a moderate pace.

The National Federation of Independent Business said on Tuesday its Small Business Optimism Index gained 0.2 point to 96.1 last month. It said that level was consistent with a 2.5 percent annualized growth rate.

"Financial markets did not... (continue reading...)

Wholesale Inventories 0.1% vs 0.0% Expected Oct 9, 2015 10:00AM

Wholesale Inventories 0.1% vs 0.0% Expected

U.S. import prices point to smaller drag on inflation Oct 9, 2015 08:39AM

By Jason Lange

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. import prices fell only slightly in September, offset by recovering oil prices, suggesting a slowdown in the rate of imported deflation is occurring which may eventually allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.

The Fed held off from raising interest rates in September largely because a weak global economy and financial market volatility had raised doubts that U.S. inflation would rise... (continue reading...)

Import Price Index (MoM) -0.1% vs -0.5% Expected Oct 9, 2015 08:30AM

Import Price Index (MoM) -0.1% vs -0.5% Expected

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