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Ifo Institute says German economic sentiment improved in November The Ifo institute’s German business climate index rose to 86.3 in November from 84.5 in October. “While companies were somewhat less satisfied with their current business, pessimism about the coming months has declined sharply. The recession may be less severe than many expected,” said IFO President … Read more

The next Fed meeting will decide whether stocks can stabilize or fall to market lows

The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates by another three-quarters of a point on Wednesday, but it is what it indicates about future rate hikes that will drive the markets. The central bank’s two-day meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday comes in a week where investors will also be on high alert for more … Read more