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Chinese stocks grow amid economic slowdown

...2 percent. But this year, China's growth will slow to 7.4 percent, according to estimates from the International Monetary Fund. Next year, the IMF says the pace will fall to 7.1 percent. The Chinese government is in the midst of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/chinese-stocks-grow-amid-e
Global tensions don't curb enthusiasm for stocks as market extends its correction-free streak

...times since the start of the year.Stocks have managed to rise even as the outlook for growth weakens.The International Monetary Fund said Thursday that the global economy expanded less than it had previously forecast, slowed by weaker growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-25/global-tensions-dont-curb-
Portuguese bank fears rekindle euro market tension

...Difficulties at Banco Espirito Santo have triggered fears there might still be some unexploded bombs.The International Monetary Fund, which provided funds for the Portuguese bailout, acknowledged in a statement that "pockets of vulnerability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/portuguese-bank-fears-reki
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen sees little threat to financial stability

...2008 financial crisis, which triggered the Great Recession.In her remarks at a conference sponsored by the International Monetary Fund, Yellen disputed criticism that the Fed had contributed to the 2008 crisis by keeping rates too low earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-02/federal-reserve-chairwoman
Abandoning a world of ideas

...Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice; women's rights activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali; and Christine Lagarde, the International Monetary Fund's managing director.And let's be real: The list of the disinvited doesn't include those "controversial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-01/abandoning-world-idea
Vote Cash, not Graham

...his support for amnesty; cap-and-trade; taxing the Internet; cutting military spending to support the International Monetary Fund; attacks on the First and Second Amendments; and liberal Supreme Court justices?We Republicans can do much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-05/vote-cash-not-graham
Mid-cap stocks are mistakenly overlooked

...isn't as strong as many would like, but it's still better than that of many other countries. When the International Monetary Fund said last month that it expects global economic growth to accelerate in 2014 and 2015, it cited the U.S. as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-18/mid-cap-stocks-are-mistake
Business news

...strengthening but faces threats from super-low inflation and outflows of capital from emerging economies, the International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday.The lending organization expects the global economy to grow 3.6 percent this year and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-08/business-news
AP survey: China's lending bubble could threaten US and global economies if not defused

...growth. Big state-owned banks financed construction of homes, railroads and office towers.On Monday, the International Monetary Fund issued a warning about China's private debt. It released a report citing "rising vulnerabilities" in China's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-28/ap-survey-chinas-lending-b
Global economy has turned a corner, finance officials say

...job-rich global economy remains our paramount collective goal," the policy-setting panel of the 188-nation International Monetary Fund said in a concluding communique.IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde and the finance ministers who sit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-12/global-economy-has-turned-