May 7, 2013 Mark Luschini, chief investment strategist at Janney Montgomery Scott, explains what's got markets running strong.
Apr 3, 2013 Egypt needs a loan from the IMF to right its floundering economy, but the money will come with austerity strings attached.
Mar 12, 2013 How many of the world's 3.1 billion workers live on just $1.25 per day -- the global poverty line as defined by the World Bank?
Jan 9, 2013 In advance of its annual summit in Davos, Switzerland, the World Economic Forum has released its list of the biggest threats to the global economy.
Dec 24, 2012 Vital austerity measures could be harder to push through in Egypt as political unrest continues.
Jan 23, 2013 The International Monetary Fund says a $4.8 billion loan for Egypt is on hold. The IMF cited "unfolding developments on the ground."
Nov 27, 2012 The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development is reaching out to its members -- the rich governments of the world -- to shape up or risk a global economic calamity.
Nov 6, 2012 Whichever candidate wins, investors and analysts are hoping the next president will be able to avoid the fiscal cliff. But how will markets react if there is no clear winner?
Oct 22, 2012 The global machinery giant is cutting its forecast for 2012, even as third-quarter profits were up, due to a weak global economy.