Working from home: Grants aimed at home-based businesses and job creation – Ruidoso News

Dianne L. Stallings, Ruidoso News Published 12:59 p.m. MT July 18, 2019 Otero County Economic Development was among the entities that receive state grants under programs aimed at fostering home-based businesses and job creation. The New Mexico Economic Development Department approved $100,000 in Solo Worker grants to four entities whose programs train and support workers to run …

Nickel ETN a Surprise Winner in Commodities Space – ETF Trends

A little nickel exchange traded note has quietly outperformed, with nickel prices rising to a one-year high Thursday, as diminished supply and bullish speculators help drive up this base metal. The iPath Serues B Bloomberg Nickel Subindex Total Return ETN (NYSEArca: JJN) increased 34.8% year-to-date. In comparison, the Invesco Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No …

CFTC Orders Former Hedge Fund Portfolio Manager To Pay More Than $700,000 In Monetary Sanctions For Fraudulently Mismarking Swaps – Exchange News Direct

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today issued an Order filing and settling charges against Swapnil Rege, a former portfolio manager for a Connecticut-based hedge fund registered with the CFTC as a commodity pool operator (CPO), for fraudulently mismarking swap valuations to artificially inflate the profits of his employer’s trading book in order to obtain an …

Ceres eyes acquisition of Delmar Commodities – Western Producer

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/proxy/T5P6CthryaPV3BKb6eByQhRIf_CI-mYIm7EOFXT0nIdF_OTzWCQUMpNqFbUzY-EkclN1uK0X1XLLTslteY5ubjNV2Tf0CxTANnjW3vJicKkFG7VGxp3W8AoKepEbPNaTwFmxa5AU5Z7eRkgmdkAST96_Z0UULxsHet9kuTx4vuQ=-w150-h150-c Delmar is a Manitoba firm specializing in seed sales, grain merchandizing, soybean crushing and birdfeed sales A Minneapolis company with agricultural assets in the United States and Canada has announced plans to acquire Delmar Commodities, based at Winkler, Man. Ceres Global Ag Corp. said July 8 that it has secured an exclusive option to …

The Continuing Chinese Drag on the Global Economy – Council on Foreign Relations

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/proxy/5rAMYKwv58lzORxv3gcQBJaX5so5MuQT1WCxkF9DNk06g1x4NmGZdPs_Ivo3zS8BHR6qK8fJaZnvyorvBva_q3tsByWqz7Aa2OMJkETrYHpoPUYapMEeYeUorBcBuQ0MQGsxHGWK12GMn27jObFNIAL_a6n2zsT5myPR7uXpWSrvo7_PhlyeT8pRlAltH01g1YYGq-W_nbFaI2Zi6th6q_Xol9NXRz7Cpt7NOqvnR-RMSZ3aPUW5Qkmw5LsUHYCubh_Qf7DuxtKlHfpRTJC-MWuRD1zR8jeeC_MPY8pjWIuEpCFPL17X5fVLIw1Knw=-w150-h150-cThe June trade data shows a rising Chinese trade surplus. And that isn’t just a function of lower oil prices. China’s manufacturing trade surplus is up significantly. And that rise has come even as China’s manufacturing surplus with the United States has fallen a bit—which by definition means that China’s surplus with the rest of …

The wealth management circle of life – InvestmentNews

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/proxy/tkW0ppLNVREYG11pUXPLvcn8EDPZTeE4hJ9eA65xbfrEkXr9a4zpe1YsK2BYYMBLNNRX3Ph3O8mJrAXI7YMoZAOmDqh-MBAOJ0_vl5mqv2O__q4wnWwA7kgmpxVo8ByoTqcxik3xjIliiREhwNsl5PwoOf1J07P5TzZSc_UGPOQ5pEsiDg=-w150-h150-c It’s no secret that there’s $30 trillion that’s expected to be passed down from baby boomer parents to their Generation X and millennial children over the next 30 years. This vast movement of wealth is reminiscent of the point in “The Lion King“ when Mufasa told Simba that one day he would be heir. …