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FROM THE WIRE

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);10/13/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs concerning business enterprises in the U.S. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index lost 11 percent in October 2008. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke claimed that policymakers are prepared to reduce interest rates as the credit freeze affects the outlook for the country's economic growth. American International Group Inc. plans to organize a meeting for brokers in October 2008.
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