NYSE plans to operate on regular schedule - Bloomberg (ICE) Jan 26, 2015 08:42AM

NYSE plans to operate on regular schedule, according to Bloomberg, citing a company spokesperson.

ECB Said to Propose QE of EUR 50B/Month Through 2016 (FXE) (UUP) Jan 21, 2015 09:40AM

(Updated - January 21, 2015 9:40 AM EST)

ECB said to propose a quantitative easing initiative of €50 billion per month through 2016.

According to Bloomberg, the purchases would be focused on sovereign bonds and wouldn't take effect before March 2015.

The ECB Executive Board will convene for a meeting later today with president Mario Draghi holding a press conference tomorrow at 2:30pm Frankfurt time (8:30am EST).

Market Fears Continue; S&P 500 Looks to Extend Four-Session Losing Streak (SPY) Jan 15, 2015 09:52AM

The S&P 500 is looking to keep up its rough start to 2015. The index is down 0.3 percent, or about 6 points, amid a rebound in crude and as the U.S. dollar shows some strength versus the euro today.

Since the start of 2015, the S&P 500 has closed positive just twice: up 1.2 percent on January 7th and 1.8 percent on January 8th.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 0.3 percent and the Nasdaq is off 0.5 percent.

Stocks Give Up Most Gains; S&P 500 Goes Negative Jan 13, 2015 01:33PM

After trading sharply higher earlier, stocks have given up most of their gains with the S&P 500 now negative.

There's 'No Preset Timetable' for Raising Rates - Fed's Lacker Jan 9, 2015 01:03PM

(Updated - January 9, 2015 1:03 PM EST)

Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker says no 'preset timetable' for raising rates, according to Bloomberg. Lacker sees only tentative evidence of wage growth and is leaning toward a higher-growth scenario for 2015.

UPDATE - Lacker is looking for U.S. GDP growth of 2.5 to 3 percent for 2015, though a lower-growth scenario should not be entirely ruled out.

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