Tag: U.S. Politics

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

House approves $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, sending measure to Trump

March 27, 2020

Via: Market Watch

In a quick voice vote on Friday, the House of Representatives approved a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package to help the U.S. economy cope with the pandemic, with the passage coming after a Republican congressman’s effort to slow down the […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Apple’s COVID-19 warning shows virus is hitting the U.S. economy — and the damage isn’t done

February 19, 2020

Via: Market Watch

The once seemingly distant threat of the coronvirus outbreak in China is starting to spread and the U.S. economy is showing its first symptoms. Apple AAPL, +1.66% warned on Monday that sales in the current quarter could fall short of […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic, Regulations

House set to approve bank deregulation legislation

May 22, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Major banks — outside of money-center giants — are set to gain a measure of relief when the House of Representatives votes Tuesday on a deregulation bill. The bill, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, not only […]