Atlantic City’s credit rating cut two steps to ‘junk’ status by Moody’s as casino crisis deepens | Financial Post
Amazon Reports Loss Despite Strong Sales Growth - WSJ
Emerging markets: Twilight of the BRICS | Prospect Magazine
Russia says U.S. sanctions break WTO rules, may cause trade dispute | Reuters
Canada to impose sanctions on range of Russian firms and banks | Reuters
Britain’s booming economy has proved all the naysayers wrong - Telegraph
Western powers largely alone in condemnation of Russia - The Globe and Mail
U.S. factory activity expands in July: Markit | Reuters
New-Home Sales Tumbled in June - WSJ
Fed Hubris: Central Bank Ignores That it is on Thin Political Ice
Junk bond returns head for worst month in nearly a year as bull run stalls - FT.com
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.