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Trading economics – Imports and exports per country.

United States 4 Week Bill Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 4 Week Bill Yield was 3.81 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 4 Week Bill Yield reached an all time high of 5.17 in February of 2007.

United States 5 Year Note Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 5 Year Note Bond Yield was 3.66 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 5 Year Note Yield reached an all time high of 16.27 in September of 1981.

United States 6 Month Bill Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 6 Month Bill Bond Yield was 4.67 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 6 Month Bill Yield reached an all time high of 15.67 in February of 1982.

United States 7 Year Note Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 7 Year Note Bond Yield was 3.59 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 7 Year Note Yield reached an all time high of 16.05 in September of 1981.

United States 20 Year bond Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 20 Year Bond Yield was 3.77 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 20 Year bond Yield reached an all time high of 4.81 in July of 2022. This page includes a chart with historical data for US 20Y.

United States 2 Year Note Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 2 Year Note Bond Yield was 4.28 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 2 Year Note Yield reached an all time high of 16.95 in September of 1981.

United States 3 Month Bill Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 3 Month Bill Bond Yield was 4.31 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 3 Month Bill Yield reached an all time high of 13.99 in March of 1982.

United States 3 Year Note Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 3 Year Note Bond Yield was 4 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 3 Year Note Yield reached an all time high of 9.11 in May of 1990.

United States 30 Year Bond Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

US 30 Year Bond Yield was 3.55 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the United States 30 Year Bond Yield reached an all time high of 15.21 in October of 1981.

Australia 2 Year Note Yield

2 December 2022 @ 10:20 pm

Australia 2 Year Bond Yield was 3.01 percent on Friday December 2, according to over-the-counter interbank yield quotes for this government bond maturity. Historically, the Australia 2 Year Note Yield reached an all time high of 7.25 in June of 2008.

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Tracking Subsidies, Promoting Accountability in Economic Development.

Also features a corporate violation tracker https://www.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker

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Cost of living, Quality of life and travel for around the world.

Quality of Life Index 2015 Mid Year

22 July 2015 @ 6:20 am

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Cost of Living Index 2014 Mid Year

1 July 2014 @ 8:04 am

NumbeoCost of Living Index 2014 Mid Year(July 1st, 2014) Numbeo, the world's largest database of user contributed data about living conditions in cities and countries worldwide, released mid year 2014 rankings. The most expensive cities in the world, in mid 2014 are Zurich (CPI index 159.51), Stavanger (156.71) and Geneva (150.43). Indian cities Thiruvananthapuram (22.25), Coimbatore (24.57) and Indore (25.90) are the least expensive cities in the world. In Europe, cities in Switzerland and Norway dominate the list of most expensive cities, while the least expensive cities in Europe are Bitola (index 37.88), followed by Chisinau (38.40) and Dnipropetrovsk (40.53). Cities in Europe, out of all conti

The Most Expensive Cities in 2014 by Numbeo's Cost of Living International Rankings

28 January 2014 @ 11:33 am

The biggest free cost of living database, Numbeo, collected more than 1.1 million data from more than 130000 contributors since 2009. The result of Numbeo's survey, shows, that in the beginning of 2014, the most expensive cities (excluding rent) are Zurich (index 157.47), Trondheim (152.89) and Geneva (162.34). The least expensive are Thiruvananthapuram (21.17), Tiruchirapalli (23.23) and Indore (23.94) in India.Numbeo is currently tracking the prices of 48 goods and services. In Numbeo's survey, New York is used as the base city for the index and scores 100 points, all cities are compared against New York and currency movements are measured against US Dollar and EURO. Lucerne in Switzerland scores 150.75 points and is nearly three times as costly as Consanta in Romania with an index score of 50.32.In Europe, many cities in Switzerland and Norway are among the most expensive on the list, followed by Paris (120.68). In Sout

New Numbeo release brings support for mobile phones!

7 October 2013 @ 11:56 am

New www.numbeo.com release brings support for mobile phones. Let me know if you encounter any problem. New mobile version of the website is supposed to load automatically when you access the website from the mobile phone.

BudgetDirect Provides Interesting User Experience over Numbeo Data

2 October 2013 @ 7:11 am

BudgetDirect do provide interesting user experience using Numbeo data in their cost of living tool . I'm interested to hear what do you like and what do you dislike in their tool, especially regarding look&feel.

Numbeo, the world’s largest database of user contributed data about cities and countries worldwide, has chosen Iceland as the least polluted country in 2013

27 February 2013 @ 12:28 pm

Top 10 the least polluted countries, according to Numbeo are:- Iceland (pollution index 9.85)- Estonia (16.38)- Finland (18.53)- Sweden (18.79)- Australia (20.89)- New Zealand (21.80)- Switzerland (22.97)- Norway (23.35)- Lithuania (25.17)- Canada (26.52)The full list is available at:http://www.numbeo.com/pollution/rankings_by_country.jsp

Top 10 Safest Countries in the World in 2013

27 February 2013 @ 12:28 pm

Japan is the safest country in the world in 2013, according to Numbeo, the world’s largest database of user contributed data about cities and countries worldwide.Top 10 safest countries, according to Numbeo are:- Japan (safety index 86.89) - Taiwan (83.74)- Hong Kong (83.43)- South Korea (82.60)- United Arab Emirates (81.99)- Malta (81.46)- Luxembourg (81.25)- Georgia (80.43)- Bahrain (80.21)- Singapore (80.02)- Iceland (77.68)The full list is available at:http://www.numbeo.com/crime/rankings_by_country.jsp

Numbeo: Quality of Life Index by City 2013

27 February 2013 @ 12:27 pm

ZURICH is the city with the best quality of life in 2013, according to an annual report by Numbeo, the world's largest database of user contributed data about cities and countries worldwide. For its quality of life index 2013 it gathered data from more than 76000 people around the world.The cities which are ranked highest in quality of life are:- Zurich, Switzerland (score 233.72)- Canberra, Australia (219.15)- Adelaide, Australia (214.61)- Berlin, Germany (213.50)- Munich, Germany (210.24)- Edmonton, Canada (208.74)- Calgary, Canada (202.72)- Hamburg, Germany (201.55)- Austin, TX, United States (199.52)- Dubai, United Arab Emirates (195.49)Full rankings are available at:http://www.numbeo.com/quality-of-life/rankings.jspAbout Numbeo:Numbeo is the world's largest database

Property Prices Indexes 2013

4 February 2013 @ 11:19 am

Numbeo did publish it's property price indexes for 2013.Property Price Index by city is available at: http://www.numbeo.com/property-investment/rankings.jspProperty Price Index by country is available at : http://www.numbeo.com/property-investment/rankings_by_country.jsp

Cost of Living Index for 2013 - Norway, Switzerland and Australia are most expensive

4 February 2013 @ 11:16 am

Based on 48 goods and services, Numbeo's survey for 2013 is made using a data cut on 4th of February 2013. This year data cut contains 367958 entries from 33448 individual contributors worldwide.The data on city level are showing Norwegian cities Stavanger, Trondheim, Oslo and Bergen on top of the list of most expensive cities. Several cities in Switzerland are also among the most expensive in the world: Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Lausanne and Bern. Among the 25 most expensive cities in the world, our list includes also eight Australian cities: Perth, Sydney, Canberra, Hobart, Darwin, Brisbane, Melbourne and Adelaide. Only a few cities which are not in Norway, Switzerland and Australia made their way into the top 25 most expensive list: Luanda in Angola, Stockholm in Sweden, Arhus and Copenhagen in Denmark, Paris in France, Luxembourg and on 25th place Tokyo in Japan.List with details on city level is available at:

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International finance and business news.

Stocks, Bonds, Crypto, & Commodities Soar As 'Dovish' Powell Trumps 'Hawkish' Payrolls

2 December 2022 @ 9:00 pm

Stocks, Bonds, Crypto, & Commodities Soar As 'Dovish' Powell Trumps 'Hawkish' Payrolls A chaotic week of China COVID headlines mixed with OPEC production cut rumors, sprinkled in with ugly economic data (ISM/PMI/Housing) and "great" economic data (payrolls and wage growth) was all trumped by the market's belief that Fed Chair Powell spoke 'dovishly'. On the week, Fed rate trajectory adjusted lower (dovishly) with terminal Fed rate expectations dropping and rate-cut expectations increased...

Blackstone Urges Investment Advisors To 'Keep Clients Calm' As It Limits Redemptions Of Commercial REIT

2 December 2022 @ 8:45 pm

Blackstone Urges Investment Advisors To 'Keep Clients Calm' As It Limits Redemptions Of Commercial REIT By Felice Maranz, Bloomberg Markets Live reporter and analyst., Investors already concerned about the state of commercial real estate -- as interest rates climb and the economy seems poised to slow -- got another worrying signal with a massive Blackstone real estate fund hitting its redemption limit. MLIV recently flagged the frozen commercial-property market. Transactions have fallen off a cliff, making it hard for investors to determine how deep any looming price crash, if there is one coming, may be. Development is down too. Bloomberg

Biden Urges Dems To Boot Iowa From Early-Primary Lineup, Put South Carolina First

2 December 2022 @ 8:25 pm

Biden Urges Dems To Boot Iowa From Early-Primary Lineup, Put South Carolina First The Democrats' early-primary schedule is poised for a major shakeup that will break with tradition and further decouple the party's nomination process from that of the Republicans.  At a private dinner on Thursday, Democratic Party officials announced that President Biden has urged them to jettison Iowa from the 2024 slate of early nominating contests, while vaulting South Carolina to "first-in-the-nation" status and moving the battleground states of Georgia and Michigan into coveted early slots

How To Save Your Skin, According To Bankman-Fried And Fauci

2 December 2022 @ 8:05 pm

How To Save Your Skin, According To Bankman-Fried And Fauci Authored by Jeffrey Tucker via The Brownstone Institute, We are being gifted with a series of extremely impressive displays of accountability avoidance. They have been virtuosic acts, ones for the history books. I speak of the strange rhetorical symmetry between Anthony Fauci and Sam Bankman-Fried and their responses under questioning for bad actions that no one denies except themselves. 

Bridgewater Wipes Out Most Of 2022 Gains in Two-Month Rout

2 December 2022 @ 7:45 pm

Bridgewater Wipes Out Most Of 2022 Gains in Two-Month Rout Year after year many wonder why does Bridgewater - reportedly the world's largest hedge fund but far smaller than such true hedge fund titans like the Swiss National Bank and the Bank of Japan (which overnight was out buying Japanese ETFs for the first time since June) - manage more than $100 billion, and year after year they are left wondering since the fund keeps posting at best meddling, middle-of-the-road (if not much worse) returns. Then, in 2022, the fund came this close to finally redeeming its skeptics... but in the end no such luck. According to Bloomberg, Bridgewater erased most of the returns it had generated through this year’s first three quarters, "ruining what was shap

Pelosi Says Democrats Might Release Trump's Tax Returns

2 December 2022 @ 7:25 pm

Pelosi Says Democrats Might Release Trump's Tax Returns Authored by Zachary Stieber via The Epoch Times, House Democrats might release former President Donald Trump’s tax returns, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said on Dec. 1.

Russia Now Says US & NATO "Directly Participating" In Ukraine War

2 December 2022 @ 7:05 pm

Russia Now Says US & NATO "Directly Participating" In Ukraine War Earlier this week CNN reported that the Biden administration is considering "dramatically" increasing its training of Ukrainian forces. The proposal would involve US advisers training "much larger groups of Ukrainian soldiers in more sophisticated battlefield tactics" at American installations in Germany, and possibly other locations in Europe. This could involve as many as 2,500 Ukrainian soldiers trained by US advisers a month, which over a half-year period would total 15,000 going through the proposed ramped-up US program. This report and others, which have als

Switzerland Considers Electric Vehicle Ban To Avoid Blackouts

2 December 2022 @ 6:45 pm

Switzerland Considers Electric Vehicle Ban To Avoid Blackouts Authored by Tsvetana Paraskova via OilPrice.com, Switzerland could limit the use of electric vehicles (EVs) in cases of electricity supply shortages this winter under a new four-step plan to prevent power cuts and blackouts.

Putin Tells Scholz More Ukraine Energy Strikes 'Inevitable' Due To West Pumping In Weapons

2 December 2022 @ 6:25 pm

Putin Tells Scholz More Ukraine Energy Strikes 'Inevitable' Due To West Pumping In Weapons Ukraine is bracing for further stepped-up Russian airstrikes targeting its energy infrastructure, with President Vladimir Putin on Friday confirming the next wave is imminent, telling his German counterpart Olaf Scholz that new attacks are "inevitable" due to the West's "destructive" policies. "It was noted that the Russian Armed Forces had long refrained from precision missile strikes against certain targets on the territory of Ukraine," a Kremlin readout of the telephone

Trump Team Making 'Big Changes' After Kanye West Dinner: GOP Lawmaker

2 December 2022 @ 6:05 pm

Trump Team Making 'Big Changes' After Kanye West Dinner: GOP Lawmaker Authored by Jack Phillips via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) said that former President Donald Trump’s team is making significant changes to his Mar-a-Lago’s vetting process following his meeting with rapper Kanye West and Nick Fuentes.

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The latest speculation economic and corporate political news from around the world, pay-walled for the rich and privileged.

When politics wasn’t a team sport

2 December 2022 @ 10:00 pm

Far from heralding the partisan age, Gore Vidal and William Buckley thought for themselves

Wall St stocks gain for second straight week on hopes of Fed slowing rate rises

2 December 2022 @ 9:37 pm

Stocks inch lower on Friday after a hotter than expected US jobs report

French hail ‘breakthrough’ in EU dispute with US over climate law

2 December 2022 @ 9:22 pm

Finance minister Le Maire says Biden signalled openness to addressing concerns of allies on green incentives

US economy adds more jobs than expected in November

2 December 2022 @ 9:15 pm

Data suggests demand for new workers remains strong despite Fed tightening campaign on interest rates

Russia assembles ‘shadow fleet’ of tankers to help blunt oil sanctions

2 December 2022 @ 9:00 pm

Shipping brokers estimate more than 100 vessels have been acquired this year to transport crude for Moscow

Florida prepares U-turn on Disney’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ punishment

2 December 2022 @ 8:36 pm

Lawmakers seek compromise preserving theme park operator’s right to run private government

Recession watch: manufacturing edition

2 December 2022 @ 8:33 pm

Labor markets look good. US manufacturing does not.

Relief rally faces big tests

2 December 2022 @ 8:00 pm

Powell comments lift investor sentiment but impact of a long-anticipated US economic downturn looms

Nurses strikes could hit A&E services in England, Wales and Northern Ireland

2 December 2022 @ 7:52 pm

Hospital leaders in talks with unions to limit impact of industrial action on critical care

The humbling of Xi Jinping

2 December 2022 @ 7:00 pm

Three years of lockdowns, mass testing and Covid detention centres have finally caused public frustrations to boil over in China

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UK companies house, business insights. Now pay walled so not as useful as it has been.

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the world’s largest funding platform for creative projects.

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The new Mario trailer promises references, little else | Kaser Focus

3 December 2022 @ 1:01 am

Following the new trailer of the Mario movie, GamesBeat's Rachel Kaser still feels ambivalent about the adaptation.

Data.ai: Mobile gaming starts to wane after pandemic spike

3 December 2022 @ 12:04 am

Data.ai's latest report shows that mobile games are declining, but the numbers are still higher than they were pre-pandemic.

How BMW Group has embraced AI for positive use cases and to improve sustainability | AWS re:Invent

2 December 2022 @ 10:13 pm

At the AWS re:Invent cloud conference this week, BMW Group outlined the impact that AI has had on its organization.

Gartner analysts reveal 8 cybersecurity predictions for 2023 

2 December 2022 @ 10:10 pm

Gartner analysts share 8 key cybersecurity predictions for 2023, to help organizations prepare to address the threat landscape.

It’s time for a new CEO visibility strategy

2 December 2022 @ 9:07 pm

Visibility is key to empowering employees, improving retention, driving revenue and enabling efficient management of hybrid organizations.

At NeurIPS 2022, generative AI and LLMs are hot topics

2 December 2022 @ 8:20 pm

At the first week of NeurIPS 2022, generative AI and LLMs were hot topics — along with a Geoffrey Hinton keynote in honor of ImageNet.

Xbox Game Pass gets LEGO Star Wars in December

2 December 2022 @ 7:38 pm

Xbox Game Pass is getting its second-to-last infusion of new blood to the service, including Hello Neighbor 2 and High on Life.

Nvidia showcases groundbreaking generative AI research at NeurIPS 2022

2 December 2022 @ 7:37 pm

Nvidia continues to push boundaries of generative AI in machine learning, self-driving cars, robotics, graphics, simulation and more. 

Why doubling down on IT investment is especially critical now

2 December 2022 @ 7:07 pm

Despite economic pressures, IT must succeed for the sake of digital transformation, productivity and business success, and investment is key.

AWS AI Service Cards signal Amazon’s responsible AI catch-up

2 December 2022 @ 6:33 pm

At AWS re:Invent, Amazon launched AI Service Cards, which a Gartner analyst says is an effort to catch up with competitors in responsible AI.

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unadulterated financial news from Max Keiser

The Covid-19 Dominoes Fall: The World Is Insolvent

16 March 2020 @ 4:40 pm

To understand why the financial dominoes toppled by the Covid-19 pandemic lead to global insolvency, let’s start with a household example. The point of this exercise is to distinguish between the market value of assets and net worth, which is what’s left after debts are…Read more ›

Goodbye to All That: The Demise of Globalization and Imperial Pretensions

13 March 2020 @ 9:57 pm

Globalization and Imperial Pretensions have been decaying for years; now the tide has turned definitively against them. The Covid-19 pandemic didn’t cause the demise of globalization and Imperial Pretensions; it merely pushed the rickety structures over the edge. It’s human nature to reckon…Read more ›

[KR1513] Keiser Report | Thinking Exponentially

13 March 2020 @ 12:30 am

In this final episode of Keiser Report from Los Angeles, Max and Stacy discuss the exponential growth in debt and dollars that preceded the pandemic sweeping through some of the world’s major economies. They discuss the oil and stock market…Read more ›

And Then Came the Lawsuits: Pandemic in a Litigious Society

12 March 2020 @ 6:38 pm

Never mind prevention or vaccines; the big question is “who can we sue after this blows over to rake in millions of dollars?” Yes, this is pathetic, tragic, perverse and evil, but that’s reality in a hyper-litigious society like the U.S.…Read more ›

What the Fed Can Do: Print and Buy, Buy, Buy

10 March 2020 @ 5:39 pm

Much has been written about what the Federal Reserve cannot do: it can’t stop the Covid-19 pandemic or reverse the economic damage unleashed by the pandemic. But let’s not overlook what the Fed can do: create U.S. dollars out of thin…Read more ›

The Gathering Storm: Could Covid-19 Overwhelm Us in the Months Ahead?

10 March 2020 @ 5:37 pm

The present disconnect between the science of Covid-19 and the status quo’s complacency is truly crazy-making, as we face a binary situation: either the science is correct and all the complacent are wrong, or the science is false and all the…Read more ›

[KR1511] Keiser Report | Painting Pandemic with Alex Schaefer

7 March 2020 @ 2:04 pm

In this episode of Keiser Report from Los Angeles, Max and Stacy discuss deglobalization as supply shocks hit the world in the midst of a pandemic… even if the WHO won’t call it that. They talk about an opinion piece…Read more ›

Did Covid-19 Just Pop All the Global Financial Bubbles?

5 March 2020 @ 4:39 pm

Even though the first-order effects of the Covid-19 pandemic are still impossible to predict, it’s already possible to ask: did the pandemic pop all the global financial bubbles? The reason we can ask this question is the entire bull mania of…Read more ›

The Limits of Force: A Bayonet in the Back Will Not Restore China’s Economy

5 March 2020 @ 4:35 pm

The Chinese authorities threatening to punish workers who refuse to return to work are getting a lesson in the limits of force in an unprecedented national trauma: a bayonet in the back will not restore the legitimacy and confidence that have…Read more ›