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ARK’s Success Has Spawned an Outpouring of New Innovation Funds. Investors Should Be Wary as Stocks Slide.

Barrons 27 Feb 2021
Red-hot exchange-traded funds from ARK Invest suffered a major setback this week. In its worst week since last March, the firm’s flagship product, the $24 billion exchange-traded fund (ticker ... The funds have seen $16 billion in inflows so far this year ... Fidelity rolled out a suite of six actively managed disruption funds last April.
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Bitcoin energy use 'bigger than most countries'

BBC News 27 Feb 2021
We've all heard the stories of Bitcoin millionaires ... The two essential features of a successful currency are that it is an effective form of exchange and a stable store of value, says Ken Rogoff, a professor of economics at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and a former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ... .
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ARK ETFs Were Hot, And Competitors Emerged. Now They’re All Falling

Barrons 26 Feb 2021
Red-hot exchange-traded funds from ARK Invest suffered a major setback this week. In its worst week since last March, the firm’s flagship product, the $24 billion exchange-traded fund (ticker ... The funds have seen $16 billion in inflows so far this year ... Fidelity rolled out a suite of six actively managed disruption funds last April.
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Realty drives sustained bullish streak in A shares

China Daily 26 Feb 2021
Yang Delong, chief economist at First Seafront Fund, said the recent adjustments of the A-share and Hong Kong indexes can also be attributed to the rising US Treasury bond yields ... More capital inflows due to the newly issued mutual fund products and the continued capital market opening-up will support the A-share market's sustained development.
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Indian economy projected to contract by 8 per cent

The Telegraph India 26 Feb 2021
Real GDP growth in 2019-20 was 4 per cent ...India’s advance estimate of FY21 real GDP growth has been surprisingly revised down to a negative 8 per cent from minus 7.7 per cent,” said Sreejith Balasubramanian, economist-fund management at IDFC Asset Management Company.  ... Said Sakshi Gupta, senior economist at HDFC Bank ... .
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Prepare for fallout of AfCFTA — IMF

Graphic 25 Feb 2021
The Chief Economist of the fund, Dr Gita Gopinath, raised the concern during a virtual discussion with students from the University of Ghana, Legon and across the continent on the latest edition of the IMF World Economy (WEO), released last month.
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Crop insurance basics: Actuarially sound

The Crescent News 25 Feb 2021
Unless you’re an economist, an insurance guru, or a pension fund manager, chances are good you’re not overly familiar with the term actuarial soundness ... For example, an actuarially sound pension fund will have enough money in the bank to meet future obligations.
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Five Things for Thursday, including anarchy's end and Arcimoto's ride

Portland Business News 25 Feb 2021
a surprisingly strong revenue outlook from state economists, who predict an increase of $747 million ...
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China's communist leader Xi Jinping claims to have 'eradicated rural poverty' after forcibly relocating 10million ...

The Daily Mail 25 Feb 2021
Xi boasted on Thursday that he had spent $250billion over the last eight years on the anti-poverty drive, a huge increase in funding since before he came to power. Officials did this in two ways - according to analysis by The Economist - either by setting up businesses such as ...
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EUR/USD launches high as US treasury yields rally accelerates

Invezz 25 Feb 2021
The EUR/USD made a bullish breakout as US treasury yields continued rising and after the relatively strong EU confidence data ... EUR/USD chart ... This package will allocate funds to individuals, select companies, and states and local governments. Economists at leading banks and forex brokers believe that the new stimulus will lead to a higher inflation ... .
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AUD/USD and NZD/USD Fundamental Daily Forecast – RBNZ Holds Rates Unchanged, Cites Economic Uncertainties

FX Empire 24 Feb 2021
The Funding for Lending Program (FLP) operation was unchanged. Economists in a Reuters poll had unanimously expected the RBNZ to hold rates ... but we still expect the Bank to begin increasing rates next year,” Ben Udy, Australia & New Zealand Economist at Capital Economics, said.
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NZ central bank keeps rates unchanged, flags economic uncertainties

Hindustan Times 24 Feb 2021
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) also retained its large scale asset purchase (LSAP) programme at NZ$100 billion ($73.24 billion). PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2021 08.00 AM IST ... The Funding for Lending Programme (FLP) operation was unchanged. Economists in a Reuters poll had unanimously expected the RBNZ to hold rates ... ....
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Letter: HB209 would hurt a valuable group of volunteers

Deseret News 24 Feb 2021
. Spenser Heaps, Deseret News ... Placing an extra fee on these conscientious citizens will net short-term funds for roads, but scientists and economists believe the long-term costs will be much greater ... Chamber of Commerce and leading economists agree that pricing carbon pollution would be the most efficient way to do so.
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