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Lagarde says IMF will cut global growth forecast

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Friday that there is a need for a coordinated response between economies as global economic conditions have become a big concern. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Wall Street up Thursday on follow-through from Fed comments

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks opened higher Thursday as investors continued to focus on comments from the Fed and better than expected corporate earnings. Just before 10 a.m. on Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 66 points, the Standard & Poor’s 500 […]

G-20 reportedly takes first step on indicator deal

SYDNEY (MarketWatch) — Finance leaders attending the G-20 meeting held in France over the weekend reached a tentative deal which could lead to the introduction of indicators to help prevent future financial crises, according the Financial Times. French finance minister Christine Lagarde said that the indicators are expected to include domestic policies of G-20 members, […]