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Please sit back, relax and enjoy Capitalist Countdown’s top 5 market-moving news stories for the week of April 3rd – 9th, 2023.
Here’s Why This Leading Global Macroeconomist Believes the “Fed Will Pivot and the Trajectory of Interest Rates Will Change”
Komal Sri-Kumar, global macroeconomist and president of Sri-Kumar Global Strategies, appeared on CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box’ this morning to discuss the Federal Reserve’s aggressive rate hikes campaign and the impact it’s having on overall financial markets.
A New York Grand Jury Voted Today to Indict Donald Trump in Connection to an Alleged Hush Money Payment He Made to Porn Star Stormy Daniels in the Lead-up to the 2016 Presidential Election
The historic indictment will see Donald Trump become the first former U.S. President to be charged with a crime. According to Trump’s attorney Joseph Tacopina, a New York grand jury voted today to indict former U.S. President Donald Trump in relation to an alleged $130,000 hush money payment made to ex-porn star Stormy Daniels prior to the 2016 Presidential election. The alleged hush money payment was made by Trump’s then-attorney, Michael Cohen.
The Complexity of Scheduling a Transient Workforce and Being Able to Adapt on the Fly When Staffing Doesn’t Fall Into Line as Planned is Challenging and Can Have a Negative Reputational and Financial Impact
Staffing and payroll are among the most complex and time-consuming parts of a business’s operations, making the technology and products offered by rising fintech star XTM Inc. (CSE: PAID) (OTCQB: XTMIF) (FSE: 7XT) a very hot commodity.
China, Russia, and Countries in the Middle East and South Asia Are Trying to Move Away From Oil Settlement in U.S. Dollars, With China and Russia Promoting Their National Currencies in the Oil Trade Markets
The United States dollar, commonly referred to as the US dollar or simply the dollar, is the official currency of the United States of America. It is also the most widely used currency in international transactions and serves as the world’s primary reserve currency. Or at least up until now, it used to.
The Price of Dogecoin Soared 30% Today, Thanks to Elon Musk’s New Twitter Logo
Twitter owner Elon Musk removed the bluebird from the company’s logo on its website and replaced it with the Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) ‘Doge’ logo. The surprise move caused the price of DOGE to instantly spike as investors speculated about the reason behind the logo swap. Dogecoin’s price soared as high as +30% today in reaction to this news, with DOGE volume spiking over +235%.