The Federal Reserve just lifted short-term interest rates a quarter point and signaled that more hikes are to come over the course of the year.
Imagine you were recently promoted at work. You now command a higher salary, lead more people and control more of the organization’s resources. As such, you have more influence over strategy, more authority to hire and fire and more responsibility for your team’s outcomes.
The Trump administration is about to formally lay out its spending priorities for the country in its first budget proposal.
Let’s say you’re interviewing a new applicant for a job and you feel something is off. You can’t quite put your finger on it, but you’re a bit uncomfortable with this person. She says all the right things, her resume is great, she’d be a perfect hire for this job – except your gut tells you otherwise.
In 1792, before there was the internet, the telephone or even the telegraph, securities trading began on Wall Street.