MoneyGram and blockchain company Ripple strike a deal that has MoneyGram stock jumping

MoneyGram International Inc. is officially getting on the blockchain, and will be rewarded handsomely by a prominent company in the cryptocurrency space.... Read more on MarketWatch

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NewsWatch: Treasury Department recommends ‘mandatory’ financial-literacy courses for college students

The recommendation comes as student-loan borrowers cope with $1.5 trillion in debt.... Read more on MarketWatch

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Capitol Report: Will Fannie and Freddie get a new sibling?

The Trump administration and the Federal Housing Finance Agency are both making overtures toward getting the ability to charter a new mortgage finance giant...... Read more on MarketWatch

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Trump Today: Trump Today: President attacks ‘fake polls’ as he prepares for 2020 campaign launch rally

A day ahead of his re-election launch rally in Florida, President Donald Trump attacked what he said was false polling that showed him behind a number of...... Read more on MarketWatch

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In One Chart: Two ‘insurance’ rate cuts from Fed in ’90s produced no big shocks to corporate bonds, Goldman Sachs says

Investors are counting on the Federal Reserve to cut benchmark rates to keep the U.S. economy humming. But if the past holds true, corporate bonds are likely...... Read more on MarketWatch

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The Fed: History suggests Fed can’t make ‘insurance cuts’ to keep expansion alive

Some economists scoff at the idea the Federal Reserve will be able to engineer a small ‘insurance’ easing that will prolong the expansion.... Read more on MarketWatch

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The Margin: If turbulence freaks you out, do not watch this terrifying clip

There’s turbulence, and then there’s turbulence. In this particular case, seat belts snapped, beverage carts flew, seats broke free from the floor and,...... Read more on MarketWatch

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The Margin: Parkland survivor once dropped racial slurs, now Harvard is dropping him

Kyle Kashuv, a survivor of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, reportedly went on a racist bender in the months leading up to the 2018...... Read more on MarketWatch

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Adaptive Biotechnologies IPO: Five things to know

Adaptive Biotechnologies Corp., a life-sciences research and clinical diagnostics company that says data from the immune system is the key to diagnosing and...... Read more on MarketWatch

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Capitol Report: Businesses warn of tariffs’ bite as Trump eyes meeting with Xi

President Donald Trump may not have a deadline for a trade deal that averts fresh duties on Chinese products coming into the U.S., but for people like Karen...... Read more on MarketWatch

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The Tell: Here’s the ‘flawed advice’ the media’s been peddling about saving for retirement

Save X dollars every day starting now and you’ll be a millionaire by Y! You’ll need X times your income by the age of Y to be on track for a stress-free...... Read more on MarketWatch

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Why bitcoin hasn’t gone to zero and is now knocking on the door of $10,000

The world’s No. 1 cryptocurrency is on fire, with a price approaching $10,000, pushing the digital asset near its highest level in more than 14 months,...... Read more on MarketWatch

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In One Chart: Bond-market volatility surges to highest since 2016

Bond-market volatility steps up as expectations for easier Fed policy rise.... Read more on MarketWatch

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The Tell: Here’s the ‘flawed advice’ the media’s been peddling about saving for retirement

Save X dollars every day starting now and you’ll be a millionaire by Y! You’ll need X times your income by the age of Y to be on track for a stress-free...... Read more on MarketWatch

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