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Dollar back foot US service Survey survey fans recession worries

Dollar on back foot after US service sector survey fans recession worries

10 October, 2019 8:50 am 8:50 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar stepped back on Friday after a soft US service sector survey inflamed worries that pressure from US trade disputes with China and other countries could spill over into the broader US economy and eventually tip it into a recession. The dollar index =USD fell to 98.816, shedding about 0.9% after … Read More


Robots will be your colleagues not your replacement: Manpower

01 January, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

BERLIN (Reuters) – Fears that robots will eliminate your job are unfounded with a growing number of employers planning to increase or maintain headcount as a result of automation, staffing company ManpowerGroup said in a survey. The “Humans Wanted: Robots Need You” report surveyed 19,000 employers in 44 countries and found 69 percent of firms … Read More

World’s wealthiest eye more private equity after bumper 2017

09 September, 2018 9:28 am 9:28 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The world’s wealthiest families plan to allocate more money to private equity after the asset class helped drive an average 15.5 percent rise in the value of their investments in 2017, according to a survey. Some 311 family offices – set up to manage the wealth of one or more rich families … Read More

Maternal obesity linked to complications in newborns

09 September, 2018 10:40 am 10:40 am

NEW YORK (Reuters ) – Babies born to obese mothers are more likely to face complications as newborns, even if the mother doesn’t have high blood pressure or diabetes, a new study suggests. Obesity may be as important (as) hypertension and diabetes as a modifiable risk factor to improve birth outcomes, the study authors wrote … Read More