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European Central Bank monetary policy reversal a long way off

The bank is expected to keep buying 60 billion euros of bonds per month until the end of 2017, with a gradual winding down, or "tapering", of the purchases next year. The net purchases will be made alongside reinvestments of the principal payments from maturing securities purchased under the asset purchase program.


Tapwrit wins, Patch takes third

Tapwrit wins, Patch takes third

This is his third victor in the Belmont Stakes , with Rags to Riches winning in 2007 and Palace Malice crossing the line first four years ago. Brother Irad Ortiz Jr rode Creator to an upset win previous year. The 3-year-olds are taking on 1½ miles, one lap around the giant oval known as "Big Sandy", with a stretch run that would tire Usain Bolt. "Wait six months and then look back and see if that is completely correct".


Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many

Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many

The House minority leader has served as the face of House Democrats since she helped engineer her party regain control of the House of Representatives in 2007 to become the first female speaker. The special elections have been held in Kansas, Montana, Georgia and SC, districts that are heavily conservative. "We can do it because it's Donald Trump , but I mean, you think, what if it was John Kasich?" "We don't have a strong economic message", he said.


Amazon The Inflation Killer Will Lower Grocery Prices With Whole Foods

Amazon The Inflation Killer Will Lower Grocery Prices With Whole Foods

Without cashiers or checkout lines, Whole Foods might not need quite as many employees-and with fewer workers to pay, it would be even easier for Amazon/Whole Foods to lower prices for customers. Turner noted that Whole Foods has large store footprints in most of GrubHub's key geographies, including California, Massachusetts, Illinois and NY.


Sebi plans to review norms for credit rating agencies

Sebi plans to review norms for credit rating agencies

The board of Sebi on Wednesday made a decision to amend the Sebi takeover code and the preferential issue requirements under Sebi (Issuance of Capital and Disclosure Requirements) Regulation 2009 that would enable a strategic investor to acquire shares in a distressed firm without giving open offer to public shareholders.


Amazon Bets Big on Growing Online Grocery Market

Amazon Bets Big on Growing Online Grocery Market

But grocers have had little to fear from the rise of online retail. And the company recently launched an offshoot lower-cost chain named after 365 that has four locations. The waves from Amazon's decision, subject to regulatory approval, of course, lapped the retail world on this side of the Atlantic pretty quickly.