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What China's zero-COVID issues mean for global economic growth

What China’s zero-COVID issues mean for global economic growth

China’s strict zero COVID policy has complicated the global economic recovery. The country tried to eliminate all cases of COVID-19, but three years later frequent shutdowns and strict quarantine guidelines led to food shortages, delayed health care and mental health issues. Ongoing citizen frustrations reached a boiling point on November 24, when protests erupted after …

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Alameda's first staffers quit after battling Sam Bankman-Fried over risk and compliance issues

Alameda’s first staffers quit after battling Sam Bankman-Fried over risk and compliance issues

IDX Digital Assets chief investment officer Ben McMillan discusses Sam Bankman-Fried at the New York Times conference amid FTX fallout. Years before the collapse of Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto empire, a group of employees quit in a power struggle, after worrying about what they say was his cavalier approach to risk, compliance and accounting. The employees …

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5 key personal finance issues this midterm election - and what they mean for your wallet

5 key personal finance issues this midterm election – and what they mean for your wallet

As Americans head to the polls, several key personal finance issues weigh on voters’ minds and wallets. This week, the Federal Reserve enacted its fourth consecutive 0.75 percentage point increase in interest rates to fight inflation, triggering further losses in stock markets. Meanwhile, recession fears are growing, with 84% of Americans worried about how a …

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