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10 key things to consider in your New Year's financial planning

10 key things to consider in your New Year’s financial planning

There’s no denying that 2023 will be tough, but focusing on financial planning for the new year might help. From soaring inflation and rising interest rates to the lingering effects of the pandemic and war in Ukraine, we can expect the economic landscape to remain unpredictable for the foreseeable future. Yet, while there is little …

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Financial markets are issuing a warning that a recession is imminent: here’s what it means for equities

By Joseph Adinolfi Across markets, familiar trading patterns for stocks, bonds and commodities that have held for months are starting to unravel as financial markets grapple with expectations that the US economy will sink. into a recession next year, market analysts told MarketWatch. The S&P 500 index hit its longest losing streak in nearly two …

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Heat pumps are an energy improvement for homeowners that becomes a climate and financial winner

Heat pumps are an energy improvement for homeowners that becomes a climate and financial winner

Heat pumps are becoming increasingly popular for residential housing with rising energy prices and the need to reduce the use of fossil fuel heating systems. Andrew Aitchison | In pictures | Getty Images Are you thinking of a domestic heat pump? New and expanded government incentives, coupled with a steep rise in utility costs, make …

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Financial markets are issuing a warning that a recession is imminent: here’s what it means for equities

By Joseph Adinolfi Across markets, familiar trading patterns for stocks, bonds and commodities that have held for months are starting to unravel as financial markets grapple with expectations that the US economy will sink. into a recession next year, market analysts told MarketWatch. The S&P 500 index hit its longest losing streak in nearly two …

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We didn't reduce financial risk, we just transformed it

We didn’t reduce financial risk, we just transformed it

When Citigroup Chief Executive Jane Fraser was asked earlier this week which risks she was most concerned about, market liquidity topped the list. The Bank for International Settlements is concerned about the “fragile” market for mortgage-backed securities. And volatility soared in US Treasury markets this fall due to low liquidity. As the world is on …

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Britain overhauls financial rules to bolster City's global influence

Britain overhauls financial rules to bolster City’s global influence

Britain says high standards will be maintained UK flags criticism in financial crisis-era reforms London faces new competition from EU centers Consultation on the planned digital book LONDON, Dec 9 (Reuters) – Britain presented a series of measures on Friday to bolster the City of London’s role as a global financial hub, under pressure since …

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Ceridian Study Finds North Americans' Financial Stress Highest Since 2008

Ceridian Study Finds North Americans’ Financial Stress Highest Since 2008

TORONTO and MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 09 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ceridian (NYSE: CDAY; TSX: CDAY), a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, today announced the results of a study revealing that 61% of employees North Americans are more stressed about their finances today than they were a year ago – and are experiencing …

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UK announces major overhaul of its financial sector in a bid to boost growth

UK announces major overhaul of its financial sector in a bid to boost growth

One Canada Square in the heart of the Canary Wharf financial district between the Citibank building and the HSBC building on October 14, 2022 in London, United Kingdom. Mike Kemp | In pictures | Getty Images The UK government on Friday announced sweeping financial regulatory reforms that it says will overhaul EU laws that “stifle …

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Do you know a financial hoarder?  4 steps to untangle the mess

Do you know a financial hoarder? 4 steps to untangle the mess

At first glance, financial hoarding doesn’t seem like such a bad thing. What’s wrong with asset accumulation? But this good behavior can easily become hoarding when taken too far. When hoarding for fun becomes the goal, you, or someone you know, might be getting into financial hoarding. Like hoarding physical items, financial hoarding can spiral …

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Here are 4 money moves you should make to set yourself up for financial success in 2023

Here are 4 money moves you should make to set yourself up for financial success in 2023

As the end of the year approaches, it may be time to reassess your finances. This year has been marked by record inflation and multiple interest rate hikes. As the Fed attempts to rein in inflation by raising interest rates, there is a strong possibility that the economy will teeter into recession in the coming …

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