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Morning News: August 23, 2017

Draghi: ECB Faces Gaps in Understanding New Realities Euro Zone August Business Growth Keeps Up Solid Pace The Lowflation Demon That Vexes Central Banks Bumpy Times in Brazil, But Hedge Funds Boom Wall Street Banks Warn Winter Is Coming as Business ...

PMIs Lift Euro and Bond Yields

The European single currency and euro zone government bond yields rose on Wednesday after a survey...

Mark Wahlberg Tops This Year's List Of Highest-Paid Movie Actors

The Boston native recorded his highest-ever payday thanks to soaring fees for movies such as Trans...

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Latest News

Audi will decide on management reshuffle on Monday, report says

Audi's supervisory board will meet on Monday to decide on which new executives will lead its finance, sales, production and human resources divisions, Reuters reported. ...

UK car production reverses downward trend with 8% rise in July

UK car production rose by nearly 8 percent in July as automakers increased output ahead of the key s...

Germany's self-driving rules put people before animals, property

Protecting people will be at the heart of new German legal guidelines for the operation of driverles...

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Trending Articles

How does IMO bunker fuel reform add up for consumers?

The shipping industry looks set to be shaken up by the International Maritime Organization’s decision to cut global bunker sulfur limits to 0.5% in 2020. Most operators will be forced to buy cleaner, more expensive fuels, raising their bills consi...

135+ Cybersecurity Companies Securing The Future Of Fintech In One Market Map

Finance is among the industries that cyber criminals have hit the hardest in recent years. With the...

Commodities Continue To Rebound, Rising To Two-Month High

A broadly defined index of commodities rose for a third straight week, posting the strongest gain a...

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Green Technology

U of Alberta scientists identify tiny microbe to help fight climate change

Researchers from the University of Alberta and the University of Vienna have identified a key ammonia-oxidizing bacteria which could play a significant role in combatting climate change. Since the mid-20th century, the use of artificial fertilizers ...

Feds Invest in Hydrologic Model to Improve Agri-Water Management

Canada has announced funding for the agriculture and agri-food sector to improve water management d...

November 29–30, 2017: Open Source Water Data Hub Dialogue

Where: Invermere, BC Organization: Living Lakes Canada Website: wildsight.ca/programs/livinglakes...

Canmore, Alta., Hits 67.6% of Debt Limit to Fund Water Infrastructure

Canmore, Alberta, has given second and third reading to debenture borrowing to fund three water inf...

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Tech

HEICO Reports Q3 Earnings of 53 Cents per Share

After the closing bell on Wednesday, HEICO (HEI) reported fiscal Q3 earnings of 53 cents per share. That was inline with Wall Street’s consensus. The company’s operating margin was 19.4%. The company 49 cents per share in the third quarter of la...

Wealthsimple launches investment portfolio for observant Muslims

Robo-adviser Wealthsimple has launched a new investment portfolio for observant Muslims, a move the...

Organization in a decentralized world – how will decentralized platforms be managed?

There’s a lot of excitement surrounding the decentralized Internet and cryptocurrencies. Technolo...

Development Bank Continues to Accelerate Canadian (Water) Tech Growth

The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) is supporting more Canadian entrepreneurs than ever b...

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Metals & Mining

UK Consumers and Businesses Reign in Spending

U.K. consumer-spending growth slowed in the second quarter as car sales fell and business investment stagnated, holding back economic momentum.The 0.1 percent increase in household expenditure was the weakest since 2014 and meant consumer activity ...

Lowflation a Real Problem For Central Banks

Persistently low inflation, or “lowflation,” is vexing lots of people. According to the recent...

Tech Talk for Thursday August 24th 2017

  Don Vialoux on BNN’s Market Call Join Don tomorrow (Friday) at 1:00 PM EDT. Feel free to send ...

Oil and Gold Consolidate Gains

Oil and Gold had relatively calm sessions overnight with both crude and gold quietly consolidating ...

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Outlook

While keeping CPP litigation on ice, judges warn EPA about delaying GHG regulation

A federal appeals court has extended by 60 days the abeyance period for the Clean Power Plan litigation pending the Environmental Protection Agency’s review of that regulation. But in an unusual move, two of the 10 judges on the panel reminded the...

Delfin, Golar to develop floating LNG export project

Delfin Midstream has teamed up with the Bermuda-based shipping company Golar LNG to develop what wo...

The Debt Bubble Is Beginning To Burst - Dave Kranzler

August 23, 2017 There will be numerous excuses issued today by perma-bull analysts and financial t...

Will Draghi or Yellen Deliver a Summer Bombshell?

Significant Policy Warnings May Be Too Much to Ask This Year The Jackson Hole Symposium is this wee...

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Scientists

U of Alberta scientists identify tiny microbe to help fight climate change

Researchers from the University of Alberta and the University of Vienna have identified a key ammonia-oxidizing bacteria which could play a significant role in combatting climate change. Since the mid-20th century, the use of artificial fertilizers ...

Exxon Changed its Tune on Climate Science, Depending on Audience, Study Shows

By Dave Levitan. Crossposted from Climate Liability News. A peer-reviewed analysis of 37 years o...

Canadian science policy news and doings (also: some US science envoy news)

I have a couple of notices from the Canadian Science Policy Centre (CSPC), a twitter feed, and an a...

Bubble physics could explain language patterns

According to University of Portsmouth physicist, James Burriidge, determining how linguistic dialec...

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Trading Ideas

Oil and Gold Consolidate Gains

Oil and Gold had relatively calm sessions overnight with both crude and gold quietly consolidating their recent gains ahead of Jackon Hole. OIL Oil prices rose by just over one percent overnight as the Energy Information Administration (EIA) Crude I...

RY.PR.B To Be Redeemed

Royal Bank of Canada has announced: its intention, subject to the approval of the Office of the Su...

August 23, 2017

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HEICO Reports Q3 Earnings of 53 Cents per Share

After the closing bell on Wednesday, HEICO (HEI) reported fiscal Q3 earnings of 53 cents per share....

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