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Los Angeles Times
When a start-up like Uber or Lyft goes public, what do the drivers get?Edward Escobar has been driving for Uber and Lyft for nearly four years. That’s
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Edward Escobar has been driving for Uber and Lyft for nearly four years. That’s eons in Silicon Valley time. If he were an employee at either ride-hailing company, he’d be considered a stalwart, probably with stock options fully vested. And if either... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
In bizarre reversal under Trump, consumer agency reveals moves to protect payday lendersIn what would be a laughable move if it wasn’t so incredibly tragic, the Trump
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
In what would be a laughable move if it wasn’t so incredibly tragic, the Trump administration’s newly emasculated Consumer Financial Protection Bureau this week sided with payday lenders over consumers. You heard right. The CFPB, now led by an... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Arsenal: Granit Xhaka backs Henrikh Mkhitaryan to succeedGranit Xhaka has backed Henrikh Mkhitaryan to be a success at Arsenal if he joi
Football.co.uk / Posted 8 minutes ago
Granit Xhaka has backed Henrikh Mkhitaryan to be a success at Arsenal if he joins in exchange for Alexis Sanchez. Mkhitaryan has struggled to make an impact at Manchester United. . Source: DailyMailPlease enable JavaScript to view the comments... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Years ago stories from the Gazette - Retired Coniston headmistress given £105 in recognition of her long service100 YEARS AGO - 1918 At Coniston Institute, in the presence of a large gatheri
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 minutes ago
100 YEARS AGO - 1918 At Coniston Institute, in the presence of a large gathering, Miss Walker, who retired as mistress-ship of the Coniston CE Infants School last July, was presented with a Treasury note case containing £105, in recognition of her... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian cryptocurrency investors get I-T notices as trading hits Rs 224 bnIndia has sent tax notices to tens of thousands of people dealing in cryptocurr
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
India has sent tax notices to tens of thousands of people dealing in cryptocurrency after a nationwide survey showed more than $3.5 billion (Rs 224 billion) worth of transactions have been conducted over a 17-month period, the income tax department... Read more
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Business Standard India
Hurt by higher expenses, IDFC Bank Q3 profit drops 24% to Rs 1.46 billionNet profit for the quarter, ended December 31, came in at Rs 1.46 billion ($22.
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
Net profit for the quarter, ended December 31, came in at Rs 1.46 billion ($22.91 million) compared with Rs 1.91 billion a year ago. Gross bad loans as a percentage of total loans stood at 5.62 per cent at end-December, compared with 3.92 per cent... Read more
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ABC News
Tales from the crypto: South Korea frets over crackdown on virtual economyIn South Korea, more than 200,000 people have now signed a presidential petitio
ABC News / Posted 20 minutes ago
In South Korea, more than 200,000 people have now signed a presidential petition imploring the government to reconsider a proposal to crack down on cryptocurrency -– an extraordinary public outcry and a clear sign that in South Korea, the failure of... Read more
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Income Investors
Can This 7% Yield Possibly Be Safe?istockphoto/MarenWischnewskiThis Monthly Dividend Stock Yields 7% Over the pas
Income Investors / Posted 22 minutes ago
istockphoto/MarenWischnewskiThis Monthly Dividend Stock Yields 7% Over the past decade, few businesses have paid out higher yields than business development corporations (BDCs). Big banks have turned their back on small-town America. With all of... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan announces Snaresbrook Tube Station to get step-free access by 2022 Snaresbrook Station. Picture: Tom Page/CC Campaigners have been celebrating
Ilford Recorder / Posted 24 minutes ago
Snaresbrook Station. Picture: Tom Page/CC Campaigners have been celebrating after it was announced that Snaresbrook Station is the latest Tube stop in the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
TV presenter George Clarke searching for north west homes for new seriesCould your historic home be a star of the small screen? Channel 4 is on the lo
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 24 minutes ago
Could your historic home be a star of the small screen? Channel 4 is on the lookout for homes in the north west to feature in the second series of George Clarke's Old House, New Home. The series aims to help families uncover historic hidden gems... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Funding boost for sandscaping project next to gas hub Bacton gas terminal from the air. Picture; MIKE PAGE A scheme designed to ha
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 27 minutes ago
Bacton gas terminal from the air. Picture; MIKE PAGE A scheme designed to halt erosion along a key part of north Norfolk’s coastline is getting million-pound boost under a new ‘growth deal’ with... Read more
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RTT News
Realtime Business News, Economic News, Breaking News and Forex News – RTTNewsThe Securities and Exchange Commission has raised concerns for approving exchan
RTT News / Posted 28 minutes ago
The Securities and Exchange Commission has raised concerns for approving exchange-traded funds or ETFs and mutual funds that hold bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, indicating that it will be a long wait to see such products in the market. In a... Read more
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DW
US set to overtake Saudi oil output this year |American oil companies were expected to ramp up drilling in 2018, encouraged by
DW / Posted 28 minutes ago
American oil companies were expected to ramp up drilling in 2018, encouraged by rising crude prices and a decline in global stocks, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Friday . In its monthly oil market report, the IEA said that 2018 would... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Assar, South Sudanese Delegation Discuss Bilateral CooperationMinister of State for Military Production Mohamed el Assar discussed on Thursda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 minutes ago
Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed el Assar discussed on Thursday 18/1/2018 with a South Sudanese delegation led by Deputy Mayor of Juba Francis Michael means of boosting bilateral cooperation. The delegation also groups the health,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU, Egypt Sign Agreement to Bolster Sustainable Economic DevelopmentThe European Union (EU) and Egypt have announced the signature of two financing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
The European Union (EU) and Egypt have announced the signature of two financing agreements that would foster inclusiveness and sustainable social and economic development in Egypt, the EU delegation to Egypt said in a statement on Wednesday... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China says US should not speak for other countriesChina on Friday refuted criticism by a top US Navy official that it has become
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
China on Friday refuted criticism by a top US Navy official that it has become a “disruptive transitional force” in the Indo-Pacific region and asserted that America should not “speak for other countries”. Commander of the US Pacific Command Admiral... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Trai recommends allowing mobile services during air travelTelecom regulator Trai on Friday recommended allowing mobile telephony and Inte
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
Telecom regulator Trai on Friday recommended allowing mobile telephony and Internet services for passengers during air travel in the country through both satellite and terrestrial network. “The authority recommends that both, Internet and Mobile... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS Investors Have Targets at Top of Wishlist for Ermotti(Bloomberg) -- Four years ago, UBS Group AG fine-tuned its pivot to wealth mana
Swissinfo / Posted 31 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- Four years ago, UBS Group AG fine-tuned its pivot to wealth management just as other parts of banking became less profitable. Now, some investors want the Swiss bank to refresh its objectives as the economy shifts into expansion mode... Read more
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Swissinfo
Dollar Pressured as Treasuries Steady; Stocks Gain(Bloomberg) -- The dollar hit the weakest level in three years and Treasuries s
Swissinfo / Posted 31 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- The dollar hit the weakest level in three years and Treasuries stabilized after a recent selloff as investors weighed the prospect of a U.S. government shutdown and signs of inflation picking up. Stocks in Europe and Asia advanced and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Credit Suisse's Top China Dealmaker Is Said to Be Leaving Bank(Bloomberg) -- Credit Suisse Group AG’s most senior China dealmaker, Mervyn Cho
Swissinfo / Posted 31 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- Credit Suisse Group AG’s most senior China dealmaker, Mervyn Chow, is leaving after about two decades with the Zurich-based firm, people familiar with the matter said. The bank plans to name Zeth Hung, currently head of investment... Read more
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Bolton News
Management buy-out at Bolton marketing and creative design agency PortfolioDarren Clare has completed a management buy-out of Portfolio — the full service
Bolton News / Posted 37 minutes ago
Darren Clare has completed a management buy-out of Portfolio — the full service creative design and marketing agency he part-founded 22 years ago. Originally created by Clare in 1995, the Bolton-based agency has been operating as an autonomous part... Read more
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Business Insider
We asked a top private-equity recruiter what it takes to get a senior-level job these daysJonathan Goldstein is a partner at recruiting firm Heidrick & Struggles, where
Business Insider / Posted 41 minutes ago
Jonathan Goldstein is a partner at recruiting firm Heidrick & Struggles, where he leads their US private-equity practice. We asked Goldstein a variety of questions about the hiring climate in private equity, including what it takes to land a senior... Read more
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Business Insider
China needs the world more than ever right now. Don't tell Donald Trump.China's economy is showing a divergence. Exports are looking healthy but the do
Business Insider / Posted 41 minutes ago
China's economy is showing a divergence. Exports are looking healthy but the domestic economy is faltering. To stay afloat China needs global demand more than ever. Don't tell that to Donald Trump, who is just itching to put up tariffs that would... Read more
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Business Insider
'We’re not going to follow the hype': Biotech VCs are concerned by the staggering size of early-stage startup fundingMoney is flowing into biotech startups, with companies more and more frequently
Business Insider / Posted 41 minutes ago
Money is flowing into biotech startups, with companies more and more frequently raising more than $100 million in early-stage funding rounds. We asked venture capitalists what all this capital means for the private biotech industry. Some were... Read more
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Business Insider
Meet the unconventional portfolio manager who crushed Wall Street last year while barely watching the marketAlex Umansky, who manages five mutual fund portfolios for Baron Funds, saw his
Business Insider / Posted 41 minutes ago
Alex Umansky, who manages five mutual fund portfolios for Baron Funds, saw his $199 million Fifth Avenue Growth Fund smash benchmarks in 2017 with a 40.6% return. The outperformance was largely due to the fund's heavy exposure to Amazon, Alibaba,... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Battersea Power Station to be sold in record £1.6 billion dealBattersea Power Station is set to change ownership again after it was sold to M
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 42 minutes ago
Battersea Power Station is set to change ownership again after it was sold to Malaysian investors in a record £1.6 billion deal announced this week. Asian asset management firm PNB will own a majority of the power station, alongside Employees... Read more
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FOX Business
Don't Laugh, but After Horrible Holiday, Sears Says Profitability Is Still on the Table for 2018As today's kids might say -- lolz! Because laughing is the only appropriate res
FOX Business / Posted 44 minutes ago
As today's kids might say -- lolz! Because laughing is the only appropriate response to Sears Holdings' (NASDAQ: SHLD) declaration that it remains committed to becoming profitable in 2018. After a Christmas holiday where it saw its decline in... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Growth Stocks That Could Put Netflix's Returns to ShameNetflix's business has come a long way. What started as a mail-to-consumer vide
FOX Business / Posted 44 minutes ago
Netflix's business has come a long way. What started as a mail-to-consumer video rental service evolved into a dominant streaming platform and is now emerging as a worldwide force in original content production. That trajectory has helped the company... Read more
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FOX Business
Don't Laugh, but After Horrible Holiday, Sears Says Profitability Is Still on the Table for 2018As today's kids might say -- lolz! Because laughing is the only appropriate res
FOX Business / Posted 44 minutes ago
As today's kids might say -- lolz! Because laughing is the only appropriate response to Sears Holdings' (NASDAQ: SHLD) declaration that it remains committed to becoming profitable in 2018. Continue Reading Below After a Christmas holiday where it... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Growth Stocks That Could Put Netflix's Returns to ShameNetflix's business has come a long way. What started as a mail-to-consumer vide
FOX Business / Posted 44 minutes ago
Netflix's business has come a long way. What started as a mail-to-consumer video rental service evolved into a dominant streaming platform and is now emerging as a worldwide force in original content production. That trajectory has helped the company... Read more
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