Investors Take Notice: France Warms Up to Geothermal
Ancient heat source gets a new look despite controversy over fracking.
The Energy Investing Sector: Opportunities and Challenges
The energy sector is riding a shale-oil tailwind that should grow in strength, but there are some headwinds as well.
How Far Will the Shale Boom Go?
Assessing the longer-term prospects of an energy revolution.
Top 10 Global Cities Creating U.S. Jobs
A recent Brookings report determined the top 10 global city-regions making direct investments, and employing workers, in the United States.
Nigeria’s Revamped Economy Poses Big Growth, Big Concerns for Investors
Opportunities and pitfalls still await investors in a growing economy.
Fed Changes Interest Rate Policy, Linking to Wider Data Range
The Fed gave itself room to keep interest rates low by dropping a linkage between the benchmark interest rate and a specific level of unemployment.
Fed Links Rate Outlook to Range of Data; Drops 6.5% Jobless Threshold
FOMC said ‘highly accommodative stance of monetary policy remains appropriate’ before its first meeting led by Janet Yellen.
Morgan Stanley Sees S&P Hitting 2,014 in 2014
Despite concerns about tapering, the equity group sees economic growth, strong earnings and other factors driving a strong market next year.
Earth, Water, Fire: How to Protect Your Clients' Homes
If coastal homes aren’t getting hit with storms, they’re getting hit with higher insurance rates.
Fossil Fuels: More International Investment Risk Than Opportunity?
Investors need to tread carefully as opportunities shift and risks surface.