NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures edged lower on Wednesday as a provisional budget deal reached in Washington compounded expectations the Federal Reserve will start scaling back its stimulus program soon.
(Updates with FBI agent's comment in 13th paragraph.) Dec. 11 (Bloomberg) -- Bernard Madoff planned every detail of his firm's demise in the days before he was arrested five years ago to avoid being marched past his 200 employees in handcuffs, the con ...
The yen strengthened from near a six-month low against the dollar as a decline in Asian stocks spurred demand for the currency as a haven amid speculation its recent decline has been too rapid.
Dec. 11 (Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve officials are renewing a debate over cutting interest paid to banks on excess reserves, a move aimed at convincing investors that tapering its bond-buying isn't the same as tightening its monetary policy.
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