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No more secrets: Twitter IPO filing is now public

No more secrets: Twitter IPO filing is now public | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Twitter will trade under the ticker TWTR and seeks to raise $1 billion, according to its company filing.
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S&P 500 Falls Most in a Month on Services Data, Shutdown

S&P 500 Falls Most in a Month on Services Data, Shutdown | EconMatters | Scoop.it
U.S. stocks fell, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index dropping the most in a month, as data showed weaker-than-forecast growth in service industries and concern grew that the political impasse could lead to a recession.
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10 U.S. Programs We Didn't Miss Until the Shutdown [Slideshow]

10 U.S. Programs We Didn't Miss Until the Shutdown [Slideshow] | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Think of the U.S. government shutdown as a test of which federal services we truly value.
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$146 Billion and 15% in Student Loan Defaults, the Highest Since 1995 | EconMatters

$146 Billion and 15% in Student Loan Defaults, the Highest Since 1995 | EconMatters | EconMatters | Scoop.it
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Gridlock raises fear of lengthy US shutdown

Gridlock raises fear of lengthy US shutdown | EconMatters | Scoop.it
As the gridlock in Washington over U.S. budget negotiations continues, perceptions about how long the government shutdown could last are changing.
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Federal government shutdown: The data casualties

Federal government shutdown: The data casualties | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Which federal data sources are, aren't and may be affected by the government shutdown.
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counting up a few results of the #shutdown... via #EconMatters

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Ex-Treasury official: Stalemate could trigger US recession

Ex-Treasury official: Stalemate could trigger US recession | EconMatters | Scoop.it
If the political stalemate impedes an agreement on the debt ceiling, the U.S. could slip back into recession, a former Treasury official said.
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Government Shutdown Begins as Deadlocked Congress Flails

Government Shutdown Begins as Deadlocked Congress Flails | EconMatters | Scoop.it
The U.S. government began its first partial shutdown in 17 years, idling as many as 800,000 federal employees, closing national parks and halting some services after Congress failed to break a partisan deadlock by a midnight deadline.
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Why an iWatch may not be as big as the iPhone

Why an iWatch may not be as big as the iPhone | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Unlike the mobile device market, consumers will demand more choice when it comes to wearables, said Hosain Rahman, founder and CEO of Jawbone.
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Troops Forage for Food While Golfers Play On in Shutdown

Troops Forage for Food While Golfers Play On in Shutdown | EconMatters | Scoop.it
Grocery stores on Army bases in the U.S. are closed. The golf course at Andrews Air Force base is open.
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Debt ceiling: Countdown to default

Debt ceiling: Countdown to default | EconMatters | Scoop.it
The perils of a prolonged government shutdown pale in comparison to those of a debt ceiling crisis, which is right around the corner if Congress doesn't act soon.
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Dollar Seen as Shutdown Loser as Growth Hit Spurs QE

Dollar Seen as Shutdown Loser as Growth Hit Spurs QE | EconMatters | Scoop.it
The first U.S. government shutdown in 17 years is stoking speculation that the longer it lasts, the more likely the Federal Reserve will delay reducing its monetary stimulus program, boosting emerging-market currencies at the expense of the dollar.
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U.S. Stocks Rise as Investors See Limited Shutdown Impact

U.S. Stocks Rise as Investors See Limited Shutdown Impact | EconMatters | Scoop.it
U.S. stocks rose, after the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index fell to a three-week low yesterday, as investors speculated the economic effects of the first partial government shutdown in 17 years would be limited.
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