Global banks curb China travel after UBS banker stopped from leaving

Global banks including Citigroup and Standard Chartered have asked their private banking staff to postpone or reconsider travel to China after authorities there prevented a UBS banker from leaving…

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Asia Markets: Big stock rally in China bolsters markets across Asia

Stock markets in China picked up Monday right where they left off late Friday, with indexes up more than 3%.

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Key Words: Stripe COO warns of ‘unintended consequences’ in the dominance of internet ad giants

Stripe Chief Operating Officer Claire Hughes Johnson took aim at the internet economy’s overreliance on advertising on Sunday, saying that the consolidation of online power into a few hands has led to “unintended consequences.”

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The Wall Street Journal: Interest in midterm elections surges, along with Trump’s approval, poll finds

Voter interest in the midterm elections has surged to records within both parties, helping to drive up President Trump’s approval rating while maintaining the Democrats’ lead as the party most preferred to lead Congress, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll has found.

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Key Words: The AP is getting trashed after referring to the migrant caravan as an ‘army’

One official definition of “army” is “a large number of people or things, typically formed or organized for a particular purpose.” So, technically, the AP is in the clear. But with such an emotionally charged topic, one tweet really struck a nerve.

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NewsWatch: These 5 things will kill your early retirement dreams

‘Planning on being lucky’ isn’t a viable retirement strategy.

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Economic Report: Mortgage rates retreat, but housing supply crunch won’t let up

Rates for home loans edged lower in the most recent week, but a few basis points of financing relief won’t help the housing market as much as fresh inventory would.

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Market Extra: This troubling trend may wreak havoc on the stock market, analysts warn

Corporate earnings over the past two weeks gave investors an injection of much-needed good cheer, with most of the roughly 20% of S&P 500 companies to report thus far bearing expectations. Yet these positive numbers may mask some troubling signs, analysts say.

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Health Exchange: Doctors have a simple piece of advice for heart patients who want to live longer

A paper on how to improve the outcome of patients with coronary heart disease was presented at the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress.

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The Margin: Critics charge true intent of Trump threat to would-be fraudulent voters is vote suppression

Supporters, in contrast, cheer President Trump’s tweeted vow that law enforcement will find and punish vote-fraud perpetrators, even if commission led by Vice President Pence and Kobach, now a candidate for governor in Kansas, was disbanded after failing to

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