Crypto Prices Extend Gains; Retail Earnings Due 

Stock futures were little changed after Nasdaq Composite on Monday hit its ninth record of the year and the Dow retreated a bit from the 40000 milestone.

Singapore's MAS Steps Up Green Finance Partnership With China's Central Bank 

Singapore's central bank separately announced plans to sell up to US$1.9 billion of sovereign bonds to fund environmental projects.

The Unlikely Stocks That Became a Hot Bet on AI 

The staid utilities industry has become a top-performing sector.

China's Youth Unemployment Eased in April 

China's youth unemployment rate declined in April, in what will likely be welcome news for Beijing as it steps up policy support for the economy.

Savings Account Rates Are Falling. Why Ally, Discover and Others Are Pay Savers Less. 

Online accounts have long been a refuge for people looking for the highest savings rates. Here's why some banks are pulling back.

Janus Henderson Takes Big Swing on Australian REITs 

Janus Henderson is significantly overweight on Australian REITs in its fixed-interest portfolios, building positions in Dexus, GPT and Vicinity Centres because of their low gearing.

How China Is Beating the West in the Minerals War 

Despite years of efforts by the West to make a dent, Chinese mining companies are becoming more dominant, not less.

RBA Elected Not to Fine Tune Rates at Policy Meeting 

The Reserve Bank of Australia has warned that risks around the inflation outlook have risen, while uncertainty around the economy's trajectory more broadly remains highly elevated.

Fed's Bostic expects inflation to keep coming down - but slowly 

The U.S. economy is slowing down, albeit at a glacial pace, and this should help inflation continue to gradually cool, Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic said Monday.

Jamie Dimon Says His Retirement Is Getting Closer. Finally. 

The JPMorgan chief executive says his timeline "isn't five years anymore."

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