Trump says he wants more than ‘small’ Fed rate cut

2019-07-29

Associated Press President Donald Trump has been pressing for easier Fed policy since last fall. President Donald Trump on Monday made it clear that he wants more than a quarter-point interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve. “A small rate cut is not enough,” Trump wrote on Twitter on Monday.Read More →

London markets stutter as Fed rate cut expectations ease

2019-07-08

London markets began the week in sluggish fashion as the prospect of U.S. rate cuts eased following Friday’s jobs boost. The FTSE 100 UKX, +0.01%   remained flat as rebounding mining giants helped the blue-chip index avoid major losses. Miners recovered from a three-day losing streak after China’s major steelRead More →

BHP Group to cut more than 700 jobs: report By Reuters

2019-04-06

© Reuters. BHP Group to cut more than 700 jobs: report (Reuters) – Mining company BHP Group is poised to cut over 700 white-collar jobs, The Australian newspaper reported, adding that the process could start as early as next week. Last week, BHP Chief Financial Officer Peter Beaven revealed plansRead More →