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Kushner adds at least $10 million in assets he 'inadvertently omitted' to disclose

Jared Kushner "inadvertently omitted" more than 70 assets worth at least $10.6 million from disclosure reports.

DIARY-Government Debt Auctions to August 31

July 22- For other diaries, please see:. 24- Jul Belgium OLO auction 25- Jul United States Sale of 2- year notes 25- Jul Japan Auction of 40- year government bonds 25- Jul United Kingdom Auction of 1-1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2047 26- Jul United States Sale of 2- year floating rate notes 26- Jul United States Sale of 5- year notes 26- Jul Italy Zero-coupon/BTPi auction 27-...

UPDATE 1-U.S. debt limit fears send October T-bills to worst week since March

Treasury bills due to be repaid in October faced their worst weekly performance since March on concerns that debt payments may be delayed if Congress fails to raise the nations debt limit before the government runs out of money. The Congressional Budget Office said last month that Congress would need to raise the debt limit by early to mid-October to avoid a...

The currency wars are heating up and it could spell trouble for the global markets

CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on what a strong Euro means for the markets.

The Week That Was: Netflix blows away subscriber growth estimates

CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera looks back at the week's top business and financial stories.

US Treasurys higher as bond investors digest ECB comments

U.S. government debt prices were higher on Friday, as investors continued to digest decisions and comments made by the European Central Bank (ECB) on Thursday.

When the (empty) apartment next door is owned by an oligarch

Russian oligarchs, Brazilian bank accounts and Chinese businessmen can be traced back to some troubles in the housing market, according to the New York Times.

TREASURIES-U.S. yields fall on euro's rise, stock losses

NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. Treasury yields fell on Friday, with benchmark yields hitting three-week lows, as the euro reached a near two-year high against dollar, raising doubts whether the European Central Bank would scale back its bond purchases later in 2017. Wall Street stock indexes retreated from record peaks following weak results from General Electric Co,...

Weak mortgage income hurts US regional lenders

Higher interest rates hurt earnings of regional banks in the second quarter, mirroring big banks.

When the (empty) apartment next door is owned by an oligarch

Foreign money could be distorting global cities' housing markets, to the detriment of lifelong residents, N.Y. Times reports.

Sephora rolls out smaller-store concept with high-tech beauty upgrades

Sephora will roll out Sephora Studios across the U.S., with the first location opening in Boston this week.

TREASURIES-U.S. yields fall as euro hits near two-year peak

NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. Treasury yields fell on Friday in step with European yields as the euro hit a near two-year high against dollar, raising doubts whether the European Central Bank would scale back its bond purchases later in 2017. The U.S. and Bunds spread is moving on that after the ECB meeting, " Subadra Rajappa, head of U.S. rates strategy at SG Corporate&...

Top ZIP codes for rental returns

HomeUnion is one of several companies helping landlords narrow down the best rental areas for their investments.

These are the top ZIP codes for rental returns

Want to buy a rental property? Here's a list of the Top 20 ZIP codes to consider.

Need to increase population and productivity to get to 3% growth: Austan Goolsbee

Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business, and Ryan Streeter, American Enterprise Institute, provide perspective on what it takes to accelerate economic growth.

TREASURIES-U.S. yields pare fall in early U.S. trading

NEW YORK, July 21- The yields on U.S. medium and longer-dated Treasuries pared their earlier drop in early U.S. trading on Friday after they hit three-week lows in step with their European counterparts in reaction to the euro hitting a 23- month high versus the dollar.

U.S. MEDIUM, LONGER-DATED TREASURY YIELDS BOUNCE UP FROM 3-WEEK LOWS IN EARLY U.S. TRADING; 10-YEAR YIELD AT 2.246 PCT

MEDIUM, LONGER-DATED TREASURY YIELDS BOUNCE UP FROM 3- WEEK LOWS IN EARLY U.S.

Can the US get to 3% growth? New economics paper shows how

CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at what what some economist say it would take to boost economic growth in the U.S. to three-percent.