The Effects of Political Changes on Stock Prices

  A nation’s government shapes the company environment in which firms operate. Government policies such as modifications to regulations, taxes, rates of interest, and spending programs so have a massive impact on individual businesses’ operations along with their stock price. This lesson will explain to you the way federal policies influence the purchase cost of […]

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Pres. Biden Says $15/Hour Wage Hike Might Be Excluded in Pandemic Relief Package

In a recent CBS interview, Pres. Biden disclosed that the provision aiming to raise federal minimum wage to $15 could be excluded from the $1.9 relief package. Nonetheless, the President added that he would be urging Congress to pass a separate bill that will see to the promised $15 per hour minimum wage increase. He […]

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The Politics of Pushing Legislation on Online Casinos in South Africa

  Sun International has been campaigning the Southern African Department of Trade and Industry to permit land-based casinos’ rights to operate online casino games. South African operators are gently forcing the authorities to pass laws permitting online casinos to run together with the legalized and controlled online gaming sector. They’re hoping that the hard work […]

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US-China Trade War Not Likely to End Quickly Under the Biden Administration

Even if President-elect Joe Biden officially assumes office as POTUS, the trade war started by Donald Trump vs. China is not likely to end all too quickly. . While President-elect Joe Biden has plans of improving diplomatic relationships with China, economists and trade experts believe that the new POTUS will still use the U.S. tariffs […]

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Politics Can Impact The Financial Market

Financial media often add to political hype by presenting people, rumors, or events as if they were all-important for the market. Reports of politicians juggling gigantic sums, and surrounding debts, deficits, surpluses, spending, credits, and big ideas with great fanfare are stirring investor concern. In our opinion, politics does influence the market, but not in […]

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  • SC Upholds Authority of FHFA to Collect Profits on Bailout Money
    On June 23, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling on the lawsuit filed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac investors versus the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito ruled that even if FHFA’s structure is flawed to the point of being unconstitutional, he and all other SC Justices unanimously agreed […]
  • The Effects of Political Changes on Stock Prices
      A nation’s government shapes the company environment in which firms operate. Government policies such as modifications to regulations, taxes, rates of interest, and spending programs so have a massive impact on individual businesses’ operations along with their stock price. This lesson will explain to you the way federal policies influence the purchase cost of […]