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Business Watch: Sovereign wealth funds - without the wealth
March 17, 2017 / 9:34 PM / 9 months ago

Business Watch: Sovereign wealth funds - without the wealth

A new breed of sovereign wealth fund - without the wealth

A picture illustration of crumpled kuna, Dollar and euro banknotes, taken in Zagreb January 18, 2011. REUTERS/Nikola Solic

Sovereign wealth funds are traditionally associated with huge financial firepower. But now, countries including Romania and Bangladesh are using them as vehicles to get their economies moving in the face of a global slowdown.


Wall Street bonuses may climb as much as 15 percent this year in their first meaningful uptick since 2009, according to compensation firm Johnson Associates.

...And investment bankers

After years of restructuring and regulatory pressure, investment banks have reached a turning point after Donald Trump’s election and can look to grow again, a study found.

Not much saving going on in Health Savings Accounts

Health Savings Accounts feature prominently in the new Republican healthcare bill. But research shows not many participants are actually saving money beyond the initial tax break.

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