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Warren Buffett and investors dislike fees, but maybe too much: Gadfly

A big day is coming for the faithful followers of the Oracle of Omaha. Warren Buffett’s annual letter is due out on Saturday, and he’s expected to take up the long-simmering debate about active versus passive investing.

Industry News

Investors flock to supercharged gold bet that’s returned 180%

Gold doesn’t offer yield. Junior miners may, and a leveraged exchange-traded fund tracking them has investors flocking to it.

Commodities News

Uttar Pradesh Elections 2017: Modi may be on road to nowhere in India’s crucial state poll

That’s bad news for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose Bharatiya Janata Party is battling a crucial state election in Uttar Pradesh that began on Feb. 11. The election is just one of five state polls taking place across In

Elections News

$100 billion buying spree by Chinese insurers fizzles in 2017

Chinese insurers, after announcing almost $100 billion of deals over the past three years, haven’t made any acquisitions so far in 2017, data compiled by Bloomberg show.

Insurance News

This $942 billion fund just removed the US Fed from list of risks

For all the worry and deliberation over US monetary policy, there’s one big asset manager who thinks it’s all smoke and mirrors. Northern Trust Corp. removed the Federal Reserve from its list of investment risks this mont

Markets News

Volkswagen may team up with Tata Motors to jointly develop vehicles for emerging markets

Volkswagen AG is in advanced talks to team up with Tata Motors Ltd. as the German automaker takes another stab at India’s fast-growing demand for cars, according to people familiar with the matter.

Industry News

H-1B visa program: Here is why US President Trump should keep door open to high-skilled immigrants

Donald Trump’s latest harsh immigration orders leave little doubt about how he and his administration view outsiders who have come to the U.S. illegally.

World News

Decade-long wait for realty developers may be nearing an end; India poised to unlock $9 bn for roads, power investing

A decade-long wait by India’s cash-hungry real estate and infrastructure developers may finally be nearing an end.

Economy News

Mukesh Ambani’s next 100 million Reliance Jio customers won’t be as easy

Well done, Mukesh Ambani. In just 170 days, the richest Indian has signed up 100 million customers for his fourth-generation mobile service.

Industry News

Seven Earth-like planets discovered orbiting nearby star 40 light years away; Dutch team announces discovery

When astronomers eyeball little stars twinkling through their telescopes, they now know for certain that circling around some of them are worlds not unlike our own.

Lifestyle News

Apple to open Steve Jobs-inspired ring-shaped campus in April

Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs’ last public event in 2011 was a city council meeting in Cupertino, California, where he presented plans for a sprawling new campus with a spaceship-shaped building and tree-filled park.

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Money shouldn’t choose the next Fed chair, says Narayana Kocherlakota

Sometime in the coming year, President Donald Trump will nominate the next chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, arguably the most powerful central bank on the planet.

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US President Donald Trump’s immigration crackdown likely to bring lawsuit flood

President Donald Trump’s plan to round up and deport millions of undocumented immigrants is likely to trigger waves of lawsuits that may soon dwarf the legal fight over the administration’s temporary ban on travelers from

World News

Warren Buffett’s pattern shows he may buy airline, Morgan Stanley says

Warren Buffett’s decision to take stakes in the four largest US airlines could be a first step to eventually taking over one of the companies, analysts said, citing his history in the railroad industry.

Industry News

How to survive the longest flight in the world

Earlier this month, Qatar Airways took the prize for longest airline route when it debuted its 17-hour, 30-minute flight between Auckland and Doha.

Lifestyle News

China’s worst corporate bond rout in a decade is about to get even worse

The prospect of new rules in China on asset management products is sparking speculation that the worst corporate bond rout in a decade is about to get even worse.

World News

SpiceJet says India’s $85 billion plane orders still not enough

India’s airlines have ordered about 850 planes valued at about $85 billion in recent years. SpiceJet Ltd., a budget carrier, says that’s still not enough to meet demand.

Industry News

At $1,500 each, aromatic sandalwood trees could be the new rivalry between India and Australia

In a climatic sweet spot running across the far northern Australian outback, 15 years of patience may be about to pay off for two of the world’s biggest growers of plantation sandalwood trees.

India News

Investors Ignore Trump Tweets, Charge Into Emerging Market ETFs

U.S. President Donald Trump has supported many policies that could harm emerging market economies.

Markets News

Donald Trump team outlines sweeping immigration crackdown in memos; pledges to hire 15,000 agents

The Trump administration outlined a sweeping crackdown on undocumented immigrants Tuesday, pledging to hire 15,000 more border patrol and immigration agents.

World News

Crude oil prices could plunge toward $30 a barrel, a rout of 40 per cent from current levels, says ABN Amro

Crude prices could plunge toward $30 a barrel -- a rout of about 40 percent from current levels -- unless OPEC extends production cuts that are propping up the market, ABN Amro Bank NV said.

Economy News

Chinese government fudging data? BlackRock says satellite imagery, mobile phone usage can help track companies

BlackRock Inc., the world’s largest money manager, suggests investors look at images from space, mobile phone usage and conference call transcripts to help understand how Chinese companies are performing.

Economy News

US vehicle loans at a dubious peak of $1.16 trillion: Is this the next financial crisis?

Lured by low interest rates, low gas prices, and a crop of seductive vehicles that are faster, smarter, and more efficient than ever before, American drivers are increasingly riding in style. Don’t be fooled by the curb app

Economy News

Why taking money out of China is getting tougher? Dalian Wanda may have the answer

Billionaire Wang Jianlin’s Dalian Wanda Group Co is facing obstacles in its $1 billion bid to buy Golden Globe Awards producer Dick Clark Productions Inc, according to people familiar with the matter.

Money News

Russia overtakes Saudi Arabia as world’s top crude oil producer

Russia overtook Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest crude producer in December, when both countries started restricting supplies ahead of agreed cuts with other global producers to curb the worst glut in decades.

World News

Over Twinkies and Tweets, China ponders: What does Trump want?

As a crowd of Midwesterners drank, danced and snacked on deep-fried Twinkies at the Iowa inaugural ball in the capital last month, an aide to Terry Branstad ushered a small group of Chinese dignitaries upstairs to a private r

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