The nation's aggregate wealth continued to show signs of recovery, ascending to $81.5 trillion as of June 30, after bottoming out at $55 trillion in 2009, according to a new Federal Reserve report released Thursday.
WASHINGTON�The number of new applications for unemployment benefits dropped last week to their second-lowest level in 14 years, the latest indication layoffs are trending lower amid generally improving economic conditions.
... * ECB launches long-term TLTRO loan scheme for banks. * Banks take 82.6 billion euros, well below poll forecast. * Banks have second chance to bid for loans in December.
(Kitco News) - Gold futures stabilized as Thursday's session wore on due to profit-taking and short covering, bouncing from the lowest level since early January after overnight selling in the wake of a U.S.
Ireland's economy is growing at a rapid pace last experienced at the tail-end of the Celtic Tiger boom, government statisticians reported Thursday as economists declared that the country's debt crisis was dead and buried.