from Morning Bid with David Gaffen:

Investors’ Sense of Snow

January 25, 2016

The new week brings with it a heavy calendar of events, mostly centered around earnings and the Federal Reserve's meeting, the latter of which is likely to be the bigger market catalyst even as the Fed is inclined to maintain the status quo for now.

from Breakingviews:

Gold’s prospects are dull

January 25, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Reuters News Now:

Morning Briefing: Taking advantage of the Hill

January 25, 2016

New York City is returning to normal after getting more than two feet of snow dumped on it. Washington, not so much, with federal offices closed today as the nation's capital digs itself out.

from Reuters Right Now:

Twitter Collection: The ex-Twitter execs

By Elizabeth Culliford
January 25, 2016

Four senior Twitter executives are leaving the company, CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted late Sunday night.

from Reuters Right Now:

Twitter Collection: British explorer Worsley dies on record Antarctica solo trip

By Elizabeth Culliford
January 25, 2016

Twitter tributes are being paid to a British explorer who has died trying to become the first person to cross Antarctica solo.

from Financial Regulatory Forum:

COMMENTARY: Populist politics and bank reform: poor aim at an easy target – McCleskey

By Guest Contributor
January 25, 2016

By Scott McCleskey for Thomson Reuters,

NEW YORK - Elections, like other forms of reality TV, provide moments of great entertainment but are often short of actual reality. It seems both parties this year need to have (at least) one candidate who captures airtime and ink with populist ideas unmoored from the practical world of getting things done. Democrats, not to be out-Trumped by Republicans, feature Bernie Sanders and his platform for Wall Street reform.

from Breakingviews:

Sweeter Cairn bid is Vedanta’s least bad option

January 25, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from The Great Debate:

The tragedy of Europe: Location, location, location

January 25, 2016

Migrants walk to cross the border with Austria in Hegyeshalom, Hungary, September 28, 2015. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger  - RTX1SUP3

Migrants walk to cross the border with Austria in Hegyeshalom, Hungary, September 28, 2015. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

from Expert Zone:

India Markets Weekahead: Time to move from debt to equity

By Ambareesh Baliga
January 24, 2016

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters)

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building is pictured next to a police van in Mumbai, India, August 24, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui/Files

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building is pictured next to a police van in Mumbai, India, August 24, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui/Files

from FaithWorld:

Voodoo festival of Benin | The Wider Image

By Reuters Staff
January 22, 2016

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In Ouidah, a small town and former slave port in the West African country of Benin, the annual voodoo festival gathers visitors from far and wide.