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....The site is not just for individuals. Companies such as the financial software and media firm Bloomberg and the investment management firm BlackRock have also signed up - in the hope that it will encourage women within their organisations. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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.... The blog post prompted an internal investigation that is being led by former US attorney general Eric Holder. Then, Bloomberg released a video that showed Kalanick berating an Uber driver who had complained about cuts to rates paid to drivers, resulting in Kalanick making a public apology. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....This is partly because of a slowdown in companies going public. Last year was the slowest for US IPOs since the recession, with the amount raised by technology companies falling 60% from 2015, according to Bloomberg News. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Akzo rejected a $22bn (£18bn) offer from PPG on 9 March, saying that the bid substantially undervalued the business. Analysts expect PPG to return soon with a fresh offer, and the Bloomberg news agency reported on Monday that the US company was preparing the details. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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.... . In fact, so ubiquitous are they, Bloomberg uses them to compare purchasing power across the world. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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.... He also plans to take his shears to corporate and consumer regulations, unleashing a surge in economic activity. Bloomberg said investors expect three more rises before the end of the year. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... . The futures market for the key Federal fund interest rate puts the likelihood of a rate rise at between 98% and 100%, according to Bloomberg data. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....It remains unclear whether Snap can expand beyond its core base of young users, or how it will fare in many international markets in a competitive social media environment. Five of seven financial analysts covering Snap advised investors to "sell" the stock, with none advising them to buy, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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AkzoNobel wins Dutch political support against possible bid image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 12:01:56 AM
....Akzo rejected a $22bn (£18bn) offer from PPG on 9 March, saying that the bid substantially undervalued the business. Analysts expect PPG to return soon with a fresh offer, and the Bloomberg news agency reported on Monday that the US company was preparing the details. ...
Uber faces further turmoil as company president Jeff Jones quits image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 11:27:43 PM
.... The blog post prompted an internal investigation that is being led by former US attorney general Eric Holder. Then, Bloomberg released a video that showed Kalanick berating an Uber driver who had complained about cuts to rates paid to drivers, resulting in Kalanick making a public apology. ...
Has the tech bubble peaked? Signs that the startup boom may be fizzling image
....This is partly because of a slowdown in companies going public. Last year was the slowest for US IPOs since the recession, with the amount raised by technology companies falling 60% from 2015, according to Bloomberg News. ...
Democrats question Trump 'conflict of interest' with Deutsche Bank investigation image
.... None were found. According to an analysis by Bloomberg, Trump now owes Deutsche about $300m. ...
Markets in 'no doubt' on US rate rise image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 10th of March 2017 10:33:01 PM
.... . The futures market for the key Federal fund interest rate puts the likelihood of a rate rise at between 98% and 100%, according to Bloomberg data. ...
'I was stuck' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 12:30:12 AM
....The site is not just for individuals. Companies such as the financial software and media firm Bloomberg and the investment management firm BlackRock have also signed up - in the hope that it will encourage women within their organisations. ...
Snap slides as Wall Street ends lower image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 6th of March 2017 11:51:47 PM
....It remains unclear whether Snap can expand beyond its core base of young users, or how it will fare in many international markets in a competitive social media environment. Five of seven financial analysts covering Snap advised investors to "sell" the stock, with none advising them to buy, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. ...
Innovation, Ikea style image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 27th of February 2017 12:20:58 AM
.... . In fact, so ubiquitous are they, Bloomberg uses them to compare purchasing power across the world. ...
Indonesia's four richest men worth as much as poorest 100 million image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of February 2017 02:01:50 AM
....When he was elected in 2014 President Joko Widodo pledged to prioritise closing the wealth gap ahead of blindly pursuing growth. “Economic growth is very important for my administration, for my people but it’s more important to narrow the gap,” Widodo said in an interview with Bloomberg shortly after his election. ...
How Donald Trump became Deutsche Bank's biggest headache image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 16th of February 2017 12:31:47 PM
.... Other financial houses in New York refused to give him credit, following a string of failed ventures including an airline and a casino empire in Atlantic City. Bloomberg reported that Deutsche was now trying to restructure Trump’s $300m debt, which is guaranteed by four of his properties. ...
How Xi Jinping's global ambitions could thrive as Trump turns inward image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of February 2017 12:25:10 PM
.... After Trump abandoned the US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Beijing has signalled it will forge ahead with attempts to establish an alternative pact, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. “In China, we have an old saying,” Victor Gao, a former Chinese diplomat who was the interpreter for Deng Xiaoping, told Bloomberg. ...
RBS braced for multi-billion-pound settlement for loan-misselling scandal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 09:20:18 PM
....Speculation that RBS might be considering taking a provision has been raised when analysts began to publish their forecasts for the bank’s 2016 financial year. Last week Bloomberg quoted research by analysts at Goldman Sachs as saying: “In light of recent US DoJ settlements with other banks, we see the possibility that RBS will book a significant provision as early as the fourth quarter. ...
Electric cars will not stem global demand for oil, says BP image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 02:47:17 PM
....”. Some forecasts, such as Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s, see more than 200m electric cars globally by 2035. ...
McDonald’s will need more than a bigger Big Mac to supersize profits image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 22nd of January 2017 07:00:23 AM
....The tightly held shares can be volatile, given lumpy nature of its order intake, but the company admirably takes the long view. At In Davos last week Theresa May spoke to Bloomberg TV about the possibility of a national interest test in overseas takeovers. ...
Goldman Sachs stalls plan to move jobs to UK amid Brexit uncertainty image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 19th of January 2017 01:15:50 PM
....“We were on track to move more and more of our global activities – global ops, global technology – all those things made and more sense to operate out of [the] UK. Now we are slowing down that decision,” Blankfein told Bloomberg TV in Davos. ...
Libor scandal: the bankers who fixed the world’s most important number | Liam Vaughan and Gavin Finch image
.... First and foremost he was a market-maker, providing liquidity to his clients, who were mostly traders at other banks. From the minute he logged on to his Bloomberg terminal each morning and the red light next to his name turned green, Hayes was on the phone quoting guaranteed bid and offer prices on the vast inventory of products he traded. ...
World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest 50% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 12:01:08 AM
....Oxfam said the world’s poorest 50% owned the same in assets as the $426bn owned by a group headed by Gates, Amancio Ortega, the founder of the Spanish fashion chain Zara, and Warren Buffett, the renowned investor and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway. The others are Carlos Slim Helú: the Mexican telecoms tycoon and owner of conglomerate Grupo Carso; Jeff Bezos: the founder of Amazon; Mark Zuckerberg: the founder of Facebook; Larry Ellison, chief executive of US tech firm Oracle; and Michael Bloomberg; a former mayor of New York and founder and owner of the Bloomberg news and financial information service. ...
We contribute billions to US economy, Toyota politely tells Trump image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 6th of January 2017 06:54:40 AM
....Nissan’s chief executive, Carlos Ghosn, said he was comfortable with Trump’s “America first” credo. “I’m hearing ‘We in the US have a very large market, and we want our fair share of the benefits both in terms of trade and jobs,”’ Bloomberg quoted Ghosn as saying Thursday at the CES 2017 trade show in Las Vegas. ...
Snapchat accused of lying about user numbers to inflate value of IPO image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 5th of January 2017 09:01:08 PM
.... He is seeking damages and an injunction against the company over this claim, as well as lost wages, “harm to his professional reputation” and punitive damages based on Snapchat’s “misconduct”. Last year, anonymous sources with Snap told Bloomberg News that Snapchat had more than 150 million daily users who upload more than 10bn videos a day. ...
CES 2017: Faraday Future unveils super fast electric car image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 4th of January 2017 04:26:09 AM
....In November, it confirmed that work had stopped on a huge factory in Las Vegas intended to manufacture a car backed by investment from LeEco. A week earlier, the Bloomberg news agency had revealed that Mr Jia had written to LeEco's employees to say his firm's finances were under pressure. ...
Paris lobby predicts City firms will make decision on moving within weeks image
.... Barclays already has a subsidiary in Dublin. Arnaud de Bresson, Europlace’s managing director, told Bloomberg that decisions would be made shortly. ...
London shares hit year's high at end of 2016 trading image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 30th of December 2016 09:25:42 AM
....That makes a company's shares appear better value when compared with the higher profits it will make, prompting a revaluation of the stock. Source: Bloomberg. ...
Philip Green, Vibrac and Riverdance: the mystery of Everton’s ‘shadow investor’ image
....Switching his attention to ownership of football clubs, Chris Matheson, the MP for Chester and an Everton season ticket holder, asked Clarke if he had ever heard of Vibrac Corporation. Between 2011 and 2013 the company described by Bloomberg as a “closely held lender” based in the British Virgin Islands was allowed to make millions of pounds in loans to Everton, West Ham, Fulham, Reading and Southampton despite the mystery surrounding who actually owned the company. ...
Sugary drink taxes could be threatened by Trump administration, experts say image
....The 2016 sugar tax votes were some of the most expensive ballot measures nationwide, with the American Beverage Association, spending $38m to try and defeat the measures. Pro-sugar tax campaigns, meanwhile, were backed by billionaire donors such as Laura and John Arnold, whose foundation donates to HFA, and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, who donated nearly $20m to efforts in California’s Bay Area. ...
FTSE falters but Royal Bank of Scotland rises after Deutsche Bank deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 09:51:02 AM
....The civil claim alleges mail and wire fraud, but does not quantify the monetary penalties sought. Media reports (Bloomberg) suggest that Barclays was unwilling to settle for more than $2. ...
US justice department accuses Barclays over mortgage mis-selling image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of December 2016 10:59:23 PM
Trench coat maker Aquascutum to be sold for £97m image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of December 2016 01:51:57 PM
....The unnamed acquirers have made a $5m down payment for exclusive rights to the deal, YGM said in its annual report this week. Chinese textile firm Shandong Ruyi Group is understood to be one of the buyers, according to Bloomberg. ...
Uber makes losses despite surge in revenues, reports say image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of December 2016 08:42:50 AM
....People familiar with the matter said Uber had lost $800m in the third quarter and $2. 2bn in the first nine months of the financial year, according to Bloomberg and technology site The Information (subscription). ...
Brexit: Warning firms could leave City over uncertainty image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 15th of December 2016 12:46:58 AM
.... . The chairman of HSBC, Douglas Flint, has told Bloomberg TV that the bank was looking at the option of moving staff to Paris if needed. ...
Housing worries image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 15th of December 2016 12:28:11 AM
....Estate agents in the capital say that in some of Beijing's most desirable developments, prices have doubled. Ma Jun, chief economist at the People's Bank of China, has used the word "bubble" to describe this, according to a Bloomberg translation of comments in Chinese. ...
Mark Carney: firms must come clean on exposure to climate change risks image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of December 2016 05:30:17 AM
....Writing in today’s Guardian, Mark Carney says a new set of guidelines drawn up over the past year should be implemented so that investors can allocate capital to those companies with the best ideas to hit the target of keeping the rise in global temperature to less than 2C. Carney, writing jointly with the former New York City mayor, Michael Bloomberg, said citizens, consumers, businesses, governments and international organisations were all taking action in response to extreme weather events. ...
Brexit: Guy Verhofstadt warns against 'eternal' interim deal image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 13th of December 2016 01:07:07 AM
....Business has expressed concerns about the impact of a "cliff-edge" departure from the EU, leading to speculation about temporary measures to soften the blow - including paying to retain tariff-free access to the single market. In a speech at Bloomberg in London, shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said Labour could amend any bill giving the government authority to trigger Article 50 in order to avoid a so-called "hard Brexit" involving quitting the EU single market. ...
Stepping back image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 13th of December 2016 12:08:00 AM
....Otherwise, he uses local partners, who pay for the privilege of being able to use a famous name on their hotel or office building. Tim O'Brien, the senior Bloomberg journalist who earlier in his career wrote Trump Nation, a Trump biography that ended in a lawsuit won by the author, says Mr Trump finds it hard to pass up a licensing opportunity. ...
So the Fed won’t raise interest rates? Watch this space image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 11th of December 2016 06:59:20 AM
....Yes, Jean-Pierre Mustier, chief exec of Italy’s UniCredit, will be in town to host a capital markets day and press conference. The point of all that is not just to make McEwan feel better, but rather for Mustier to outline how he is going to turn around an institution that is, according to Bloomberg, “the worst of the large European banks” (and it’s a competitive field). ...
Fitbit confirms Pebble takeover deal image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of December 2016 03:45:27 PM
.... . But the Bloomberg news agency reports that Mr Migicovsky will not be part of them and will instead rejoin the San Francisco-based start-up incubator Y Combinator. ...
Brexit EU customs union deal possible - trade minister image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of December 2016 07:28:17 PM
....They enjoy free trade with each other, but must impose the same tariffs on goods from nations outside the pact and are barred from doing bilateral trade deals with other countries. Bloomberg news agency published remarks Mr Hands made in an interview this week in which he said the "history of international trade has got all kinds of examples of customs unions". ...
Steven Mnuchin nominated for US treasury secretary image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of November 2016 10:49:30 AM
....Mnuchin had been nicknamed the “foreclosure king” after buying up the remains of IndyMac, a California-based mortgage lender that collapsed in 2008, and evicting people who had trouble keeping up with their mortgage repayments. In 2011, Bloomberg said the “notoriously press-shy” Mnuchin was faced with angry homeowners protesting on the lawn of his Bel Air mansion. ...
Vinci shares plunge on publication of fake press release image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of November 2016 07:43:17 PM
....Shares in the French construction giant Vinci fell by more than 18% after a fake press release said the firm would restate its accounts and sack its chief finance officer, Christian Labeyrie. The hoax claim was first published late on Tuesday afternoon by the Bloomberg website, according to Vinci. ...
Clock watching image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 21st of November 2016 12:16:53 AM
....So if a company wants its software developers to up their game, to help improve a product or service, it sends them to Pivotal for an immersive boot camp that typically lasts three months. And with Pivotal's assistance much in demand, its vast client list includes BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Lockheed Martin, NBC, Bloomberg, Orange, eBay, South West Airlines, and Twitter. ...
Bank of Cyprus to list on London Stock Exchange image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of November 2016 05:48:51 PM
.... It will remain listed in Cyprus but delist from Athens. At the time of the bank’s half-year results in August, Hourican described in a Bloomberg interview how the bank and the country had experienced a “significant cardiac arrest” when he took over. ...
Tobacco firm Reynolds 'stubs out $47bn BAT offer' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of November 2016 01:30:24 AM
....Last month it proposed buying the rest of the business to create the world's biggest tobacco firm. But both Reuters and Bloomberg report the deal has been rejected. ...
Asia's emerging currencies plunge amid fears of Trump trade barriers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 11th of November 2016 05:27:45 AM
....The peso – as well as the Mexican stock market – has been hammered by fears Trump will follow through on campaign pledges to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), as well as pressure the country to pay billions of dollars for a giant border wall. “The dollar is up against most major currencies supported by an upward revision to US interest expectations and focus on Trump’s pro-growth and inflationary economic policies,” Elias Haddad, a senior currency strategist at Commonwealth Bank of Australia, told Bloomberg News. ...
India scraps 500 and 1,000 rupee bank notes overnight image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of November 2016 04:06:06 PM
....There are no precise figures available but experts say the government's move could be "a very powerful measure" to curb "black money". IIFL Holdings Ltd Chairman Nirmal Jain told Bloomberg that it will have "a deflationary impact in general and more specifically on real estate prices - making homes affordable". ...
Wall Street 'flash crash' accused Navinder Sarao extradited to US image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of November 2016 03:20:43 PM
....The day trader accused of helping trigger the 2010 Wall Street “flash crash” from his parents’ home, has been extradited to the US and is expected to appear in a court in Chicago. Navinder Sarao is in US custody and is scheduled to appear in federal court on Tuesday morning, Bloomberg reported. ...
Monte dei Paschi shares suspended after 23% fall image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of October 2016 11:31:01 AM
...."There is a lot of speculation ahead of the bank's plan. amid rumours and leaks of possible interest of new investors in the bank," Vincenzo Longo, a strategist for IG Markets in Milan, told Bloomberg. ...
Egypt seizes 9,000 tonnes of sugar in raids amid shortage image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of October 2016 09:48:52 AM
....The sugar shortage had led to prices almost doubling to 10 Egyptian pounds ($1. 13) per kilogram in the past few weeks, according to supermarkets surveyed by Bloomberg. ...
Time Warner shares jump on AT&T bid rumour image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 21st of October 2016 04:09:00 PM
....The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that AT&T could announce this weekend a deal to buy Time Warner. On Thursday, Bloomberg reported that the telecoms and entertainment giants had discussed business strategies, including a possible takeover. ...
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: The unanswered questions image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of October 2016 03:55:07 PM
....When Samsung instituted the initial recall last month, it pointed to a "battery cell issue" being the cause. A report sent by the company to regulators was more specific, saying a production fault had caused some of the batteries to be slightly larger than intended, which had put pressure on them when they were fitted inside phones, according to a leak reported by Bloomberg. ...
US stocks end higher but Twitter tumbles image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 10th of October 2016 08:22:26 PM
....5% after reports that more bidders had lost interest in a takeover bid. Bloomberg said that Google, Walt Disney and Salesforce were now unlikely to make an offer. ...
FTSE 100 slides and pound remains under pressure image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of October 2016 07:15:43 AM
.... . However, global equity markets were lower in general on Wednesday, following a report by Bloomberg that the European Central Bank might begin to slow the pace of its bond-buying programme. ...
US stocks dragged by Deutsche Bank fall image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 29th of September 2016 07:10:19 PM
....US stocks finished lower on Thursday after Deutsche Bank shares tumbled in New York following a report that some funds had withdrawn money. The German lender fell nearly 7% after Bloomberg reported some hedge funds had taken out cash and withdrawn positions held with Deutsche's investment bank. ...
Blackberry stops designing its own phones image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of September 2016 11:50:48 AM
....Mr Chen has been candid about the future of Blackberry's handset business, saying he would consider closing the division if it could not become profitable. In May, he told Bloomberg that he would know by September whether that was likely. ...
Osborne: Rich richer because of monetary policy image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of September 2016 02:36:35 PM
....The rich have become richer because of the UK's policies of low interest rates and quantitative easing, former Chancellor George Osborne has said. Talking to Bloomberg TV, he said that UK monetary policy had made "life difficult for ordinary savers". ...
Opec plans fresh oil price talks says energy minister image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 25th of September 2016 09:24:25 PM
....69 million barrels a day in August compared with 10. 2 million in January, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. ...
Twitter shares soar almost 20% on takeover talk image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 23rd of September 2016 02:04:28 PM
....Last month Twitter shares jumped after comments from co-founder Ev Williams. When asked on Bloomberg TV whether the company could remain independent he replied: "We're in a strong position now, and as a board member we have to consider the right options. ...
Britain 'too lazy and fat', says Trade Secretary Liam Fox image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 10th of September 2016 12:29:52 PM
.... . Business bibles such as Forbes, CNBC and Bloomberg all have special features about golf and its importance to sealing a deal. ...
School for mayors image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of September 2016 11:48:16 PM
....They're setting up a school for mayors. The Bloomberg-Harvard Cities Leadership Initiative is a $32m (£24m) training scheme for serving mayors and their senior aides, with the aim of equipping them for tough decisions. ...
US consumers expect economy will keep improving image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of August 2016 03:42:51 PM
.... . Earlier on Tuesday, the Federal Reserve's vice-chairman, Stanley Fischer, said in an interview with Bloomberg News that the US labour market was close to full strength. ...
Federal Reserve 'close to meeting targets' for US economy image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 21st of August 2016 07:11:42 PM
.... Economists said it was unlikely that Mr Fischer would want to say anything that could be contradicted on Friday. "It would be quite an event if Fischer went out so close to Yellen's speech" and said something she disagreed with, former Fed board economist Roberto Perli told the Bloomberg news agency. ...
Uber to deploy self-driving cars in Pittsburgh image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 18th of August 2016 12:42:19 PM
.... It added that it was teaming up with Volvo. At first, the vehicles will be supervised by a driver, who can take control if necessary, and an observer, Bloomberg reported. ...
Sudden slide of world's weakest currency  image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of August 2016 05:41:38 AM
....But the tugrik lost about 7. 8% of its value this month, making it the world's worst-performing currency, says Bloomberg data. ...

The Brazillionaire families at the heart of the Olympic construction bribes scandal
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....Some of Brazil’s richest families are at the heart of the Olympic scandals. I dug into their lives while working as a 'Billionaires Reporter’ for Bloomberg News in São Paulo, where I covered the ultra-rich as a full-time job. ...

Democratic National Convention day 3: Barack Obama implores America to chose Hillary Clinton and 'hope' over Donald Trump and 'fear'
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....Mr Obama and Mr Biden's speeches were part of a larger theme of the evening that is likely to carry over into the rest of the general election - that this election is about more than party loyalty. Michael Bloomberg, the Independent former mayor of New York, made a direct appeal to his fellow non-aligned voters in an unorthodox primetime address. ...
Top HSBC manager charged in forex probe image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 20th of July 2016 02:23:41 PM
...."The charges and arrest announced today reflect our steadfast commitment to hold accountable corporate executives and licensed professionals who use their positions to fraudulently enrich themselves," said the US Attorney Robert Capers. US prosecutors cited emails and conversations from Bloomberg chats that indicated the two men plotted to see how high they could raise the the dollar to pound exchange rate before the clients would 'squeal'. ...
Softbank shares slide 10% after ARM takeover image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 19th of July 2016 01:19:01 AM
....4% and saw trading volumes hit a new high on the success of its new augmented reality game Pokemon Go, which has proved to be a big hit globally. Nintendo now has a bigger market capitalisation than Sony and luxury fashion house Hermes following its gains over the last week, according to Bloomberg data. ...
Volkswagen to settle emissions cheating scandal for more than $10.2bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of June 2016 08:27:47 PM
....Most of the money would go to compensate 482,000 owners of cars with 2-liter diesel engines that were programmed to turn on emissions controls during lab tests and turn them off while on the road, said the people, who asked not to be identified because a judge has issued a gag order in the case. The news was first reported by Associated Press and Bloomberg. ...
Goldman Sachs hired prostitutes to win Libyan business, court told image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of June 2016 12:51:39 PM
.... The aim, Masefield argued, was intended to stop Kabbaj’s concerns about the trades being aired. Bloomberg quoted an email from Kabbaj in which he said: “Goldman Sachs or myself never paid for any LIA employee any improper entertainment. ...

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