Global Economy

Biden holds edge in swing state polls while his large national lead over Trump shrinks slightly

Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden (L) and President Donald Trump Reuters President Donald Trump still trails former Vice President Joe Biden in polling averages, including in swing states, but the wide national gap has slightly shrunk as the candidates sprint toward Election Day with less than two weeks to go. Here’s what some nationwide polling […]

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Saudi Arabia bolsters its national stock exchange, the Tadawul, with major derivatives push

Investors monitor a screen displaying stock information at the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) following the debut of Saudi Aramco’s initial public offering (IPO) on the Riyadh’s stock market, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 11, 2019. Ahmed Yosri | Reuters Saudi Arabia announced the launch of derivatives trading Tuesday, seeking to enhance its capital markets despite […]