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  • Wells Fargo ups recruitment bonuses to grow brokerage ranks (Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co will offer more money in recruitment bonuses to financial advisers after competitors announced plans to pull back from recruiting, two people familiar with the matter… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Biggest exhibit of human-like fossils goes on display in South Africa THE CRADLE OF HUMANKIND, South Africa (Reuters) – An exhibit of the largest collection of fossils of close human relatives ever to go on public display opened on Thursday in South Africa, not far… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • English house-building at highest for a decade More than 162,000 homes were started in England last year, the highest number since 2007/08. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • 25/05/2017 Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark examine how businesses across the country are reacting after this week’s attack in Manchester. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Brexit economy: workers face squeeze but firms remain upbeat The latest monthly Guardian analysis finds consumers facing Brexit-related inflation pressures as the general election looms The Brexit squeeze on household budgets has intensified over the last month but firms and investors remain cautiously optimistic about the economic outlook in the run-up to the election, a Guardian analysis shows. With a fortnight to go until the general ...
  • We Can’t Predict Canada’s Next Recession, But We Can Prepare For It A couple of years after the financial crisis, I asked one of our executives how Canada had managed to sidestep the deep pain felt in the U.S. “I’m not sure we did,” he pushed back. “Maybe it just hasn’t happened yet.” (Photo: Nicolas McComber via Get… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • We Need To Act On Income Volatility Now Canada’s elected leaders have taken to referring to modest and middle-income households as “struggling Canadians,” but they are often short on details when it comes to who is struggling and why. Community organizations have been aware for some time of… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Use Setbacks And Losses As A Fuel To Achieve Your Success For new entrepreneurs and business owners it’s hard to know when to pull the trigger to hire someone when you want to step back from working in your business and instead start working on it to grow it. No one starts a business to be a slave to it and… Share this:Click to email this to ...
  • Wells Fargo Advisors creates new mutual fund class for fiduciary rule NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wells Fargo Advisors will launch a new share class of mutual funds next month as part of its plan to comply with the new U.S. Labor Department regulation that seeks to put the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • 24/05/2017 The latest news and views on business and the world of personal finance with Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Fund managers exhibit skill, hurt by extra work: James Saft (Reuters) – Fund managers may show genuine and long-lasting skill, but do more poorly as the good ones are piled with responsibilities. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in ...
  • Traders trim view on U.S. rate hikes after Fed minutes NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. interest rate futures ended higher on Wednesday as traders scaled back bets on two more rate increases by the end of 2017 following the Federal Reserve’s release of its May… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Citi narrowly tops annual FX traders ranking LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. bank Citi held on to top spot in the foreign exchange industry’s main annual ranking of traders by volume on Wednesday despite losing around 2 percent in market share, results… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Circle with Disney raises $10 million for its parental control device for families  Circle Media, the company behind Circle with Disney – a device that helps parents enforce their home’s internet rules and restrictions – has raised $10 million in Series A funding, the company announced this morning. The round was led by early stage venture fund Relay Ventures. There was another private equity investment in the round, but the parties ...
  • Google plans to track credit card spending A new product from Google will link the clicks on ads with offline spend to prove digital ads work. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Belgian hermit on Austrian mountain awaits visitors with schnapps VIENNA (Reuters) – A 58-year-old former surveying technician from Belgium has taken up his new post as the official hermit of Saalfelden, living in a hut-sized chapel built into a cliff in the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • New Cairo museum hopes Tutankhamun’s chariot will be a draw for tourists CAIRO (Reuters) – A chariot and funeral bed belonging to ancient Egypt’s boy-king Tutankhamun were safely moved on Tuesday across Cairo to a new museum that Egypt hopes will lure back wary tourists. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Naspers pours $5M into Coins, a fintech startup for Southeast Asia’s unbanked population  Prolific investment firm Naspers is making a push into bitcoin and financial services after it backed Philippines-based startup Coins.ph to the tune of $5 million. Coins is focused on offering financial services for the unbanked in the Philippines and Thailand. It uses the blockchain as its underlying technology to facilitate transfers and remittances. It announced the ...
  • Naspers pours $5M into Coins, a fintech startup for Southeast Asia’s unbanked population  Prolific investment firm Naspers is making a push into bitcoin and financial services after it backed Philippines-based startup Coins.ph to the tune of $5 million. Coins is focused on offering financial services for the unbanked in the Philippines and Thailand. It uses the blockchain as its underlying technology to facilitate transfers and remittances. It announced the ...
  • Aboriginal Australians meet at sacred Uluru to discuss first chance of recognition SYDNEY (Reuters) – Aboriginal Australian leaders are meeting at the sacred landmark of Uluru to decide how the country’s first inhabitants, who date back about 50,000 years before British colonizers… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Japanese interactive art exhibition dazzles Beijing BEIJING (Reuters) – A new digital interactive exhibition in Beijing allows visitors to create their own art and see it immediately reflected in the work being displayed around them. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Convenience Stores Can Finally Have Some Tax Convenience Canadians have always loved convenience. A network of 26,000 convenience stores across the country, open at convenient hours, offering thousands of products in virtually every neighbourhood in the country, is proof of that. Neighbourhood convenience … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • 5 Ways To Beef Up Your Computer Security In The Wake Of WannaCry Like many technology consulting firms, our customers had many questions after the WannaCry ransomware attack. For this article, I consulted Josh Newman, a senior associate at Manawa, because of his extensive experience advising, diagnosing and resolvin… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • A.M. Best affirms AIG ratings after review, insurer’s stock rises (Reuters) – A.M. Best Co affirmed its financial strength rating on American International Group Inc on Tuesday, lifting some uncertainty over the New York-based insurer’s ability to meet its… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Morgan Stanley to curb veteran adviser recruiting NEW YORK (Reuters) – Morgan Stanley, the biggest U.S. brokerage by head count, told brokers Tuesday that it is standing down from the expensive recruitment wars, following similar steps taken earlier… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • U.S. Federal Home Loan Banks rely less on short-term debt: FHFA’s Watt (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Home Loan Bank system has made progress in depending less on short-term debt to fund its longer-term assets through the sale of longer-dated bonds, Federal Housing… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • SFO to investigate pension liberation scams Investors who signed over their pension savings to rogue firms have lost at least £120m. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • CFA exam to add artificial intelligence, ‘big data’ questions NEW YORK (Reuters) – Students of investing will need to start cramming for a new subject: computer science. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • These 3 Marketing Tactics Will Increase Your Online Sales There are currently over 966 million websites in the world today. So basically, if you’re doing any sort of online selling, you’ve noticed how stupidly competitive and extremely cut-throat it is when it comes to marketing. As an online business owner, are you doing everything you can to compete? If you stopped after implementing SEO, then ...
  • Thousands throng to bow to St Nicholas relics in Moscow MOSCOW (Reuters) – Thousands of people lined up for hours in Moscow on Monday to venerate the relics of Saint Nicholas, believed by Orthodox Christians to have miraculous powers, after his remains… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Further signs of UK property slowdown in April Both the number of transactions in the UK and the number of mortgages being taken out fell in April. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Expedia begins offering online booking for hotels in Cuba HAVANA (Reuters) – U.S. online travel services company Expedia said on Tuesday it had started offering online booking for hotels in Communist-run Cuba, hoping to capitalize on a boom in tourism to… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • 22/05/2017 News and insight from the business world with Sean Farrington and Louise Cooper. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Bond market braces for impact of New York’s free tuition plan NEW YORK (Reuters) – Little known private colleges that are already struggling to grow their revenues are facing a new threat that could further weaken their finances and make borrowing harder: free… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • U.S. Labor Secretary says fiduciary rule to take effect on June 9 with no more delays: Wall Street Journal (Reuters) – The “fiduciary rule” aimed at preventing brokers from recommending inappropriate retirement investments, will take effect on June 9 with no further delays, U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Morgan Stanley shareholders approve executive compensation plan PURCHASE, N.Y. (Reuters) – Morgan Stanley’s executive compensation plan received the support of over 90 percent of its shareholders at the bank’s annual meeting in its Purchase, New York wealth… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • London’s Chelsea Flower Show to open with a volcano and a secret garden LONDON (Reuters) – A secret garden and model erupting volcano are among the main attractions of this year’s Chelsea Flower Show, Britain’s premier gardening show which is enticing royalty and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • U.S. accuses Massachusetts hedge fund manager of fraud BOSTON (Reuters) – A Massachusetts hedge fund manager has been arrested and accused of misappropriating millions of dollars from investors and engaging in a Ponzi-like scheme, U.S. authorities said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Workers ‘suffer £200 pay cut’ to fund pension deficits Younger workers are suffering at the expense of older ones, according to the Resolution Foundation Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • AA calls for crackdown on sharing dashcam video The next government is being urged to consider new rules on the sharing of dashcam footage. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Ahead of Exxon’s annual meeting, climate activists gain ground BOSTON (Reuters) – Shareholder activists focused on climate issues are gaining traction in their push to have large energy companies and utilities take account of the impact rising global… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Julius Baer’s assets under management reach 356 billion Swiss francs at end of April ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss private bank Julius Baer said on Monday its assets under management rose 6 percent in the first four months of the year to 356 billion Swiss francs ($365.3 billion). Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Exclusive: Barclays to hire 100 staff in private banking push LONDON (Reuters) – Barclays will hire 100 new staff in its private bank as it launches its second attempt in the last seven years to win more business from wealthy clients, a source with direct… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Cairo lantern-maker champions old craft against Chinese imports CAIRO (Reuters) – An Egyptian artisan who makes the traditional lanterns that adorn Middle Eastern streets during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan believes he has found a way to stop a flood of… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Pope says will create new group of cardinals next month VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis said on Sunday he would elevate five Roman Catholic prelates to the rank of cardinal, the elite group of churchmen who are his closest advisors and can enter an… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Once-drab Indonesian slum rejuvenated into ‘Rainbow Village’ SEMARANG, Indonesia (Reuters) – A slum area on Indonesia’s Java Island has become an unlikely tourist attraction, as well as a social media hit, after its homes were painted vivid colors to transform… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Fifty years after Six Day War, Jerusalem retains much of its old look JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel will soon mark the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War, a conflict in which it captured the Old City of Jerusalem and more than two dozen Palestinian villages around it… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Bitcoin just surged past $2,000 for the first time  The world’s most popular cryptocurrency is now worth over $2,000 per coin. It took  That’s according to a range of bitcoin exchanges, including Coinbase and Kraken. That valuation puts the total market cap of bitcoin — the total number of coins in circulation — at $32.92 billion. Bitcoin has been on a tear this year, ...
  • How Can We Prepare Kids For Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet? What will your child be when they grow up? Maybe a quantum automotive programmer, or a multi-phasic data sculptor. OK, we made those jobs up. But consider this: just ten years ago, ‘social media manager’ or ‘mobile app developer’ would have seemed like imaginary job titles to most. With the accelerating pace of social and technological ...
  • Key Ways SMBs Can Drive Customer Loyalty Right Now Making a sale isn’t what it used to be. Today’s customers have an entirely different set of expectations, making it critical for any organization — big or small — to adapt and embrace the digital disruption happening across all industries. When cus… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Fossil Fuel Divestment Brings Us Closer To A Clean Energy Future As concerns about the impacts of climate change mount, the movement among investors to divest from fossil fuels is gathering momentum. Divestment — the opposite of investment — refers to ditching investments that are unethical, harmful or morally que… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Asking These Questions At Work Can Lead To A Sustainable Future I am posting this blog with the hope of reaching as many Canadian professionals as I can. In marketing parlance, my target audience is everyone in a position to create positive societal change, no matter how small their contribution may be. This is corporate social responsibility at its most fundamental level: the individual working professional. (Photo: ...
  • Seal The Deal With These Real Estate Etiquette Rules Spring has finally arrived in most parts of Canada and that means that the real estate market is in a full-on frenzy! In recent months we’ve seen unprecedented levels of activity in the real estate markets in Canada, which means even more opportunities… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Collection bag from Apollo 11 moon mission to be sold at auction (Reuters) – It is a simple, square white bag that traveled to the moon in 1969 on Apollo 11 and carried back to Earth the first sample of lunar material ever collected. That bag could fetch up to $4… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Wells Fargo suffers slump in muni bond underwriting CHICAGO/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co is paying a price in the U.S. municipal bond market for the bogus customer accounts scandal that hit the bank last year and led to bans by some… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Trump political risk to be muted until Fed joins in: James Saft (Reuters) – Trump turmoil may not be enough – it will take an aggressive Federal Reserve to bring an end to the low volatility, rising stocks party. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Hedge funds cut long U.S. crude positions for fourth week: CFTC (Reuters) – Hedge funds and money managers cut bullish bets on U.S. crude for the fourth straight week due to ongoing concerns about rising output and the effectiveness of OPEC supply cuts. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Traders renew bets on U.S. rate increase in June NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. interest rates futures fell on Friday, suggesting traders revived bets the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in June as financial markets recovered from their sharp… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Puerto Rico retirees will get bankruptcy committee: U.S. Trustee NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice’s bankruptcy watchdog said on Friday it plans to appoint a committee of retirees in Puerto Rico’s bankruptcy to negotiate for pensioners facing… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • What to Know About the Original Ponzi Scheme Before You Watch The Wizard of Lies The HBO movie tells the Bernie Madoff story Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Senators raise alarms about shelving retirement advice rule WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Three U.S. Democratic Senators on Friday raised concerns over the possibility that President Donald Trump’s administration will permanently shelve the “fiduciary rule,” aimed… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Betterment adds Labor department, BlackRock experts to 401(k) plan board NEW YORK (Reuters) – Robo-adviser Betterment, in a push to try to get more big companies to sign on to its 401(k) plan, beefed up the board of advisers of its retirement product on Friday by adding… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • From fear of water to gold medal, Bosnian swimmer beats the odds SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Six-year-old Bosnian Ismail Zulfic was born without arms and with a foot deformity and overcame his fear of the water to win a gold medal at a regional swimming competition. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Downward-facing goat: Yoga trend draws flock to New Hampshire farm NOTTINGHAM, N.H. (Reuters) – Eight people dressed in bright-colored athletic tops and soft pants sat on foam mats and stretched until five tiny Nigerian Dwarf goats, the size of small dogs, pranced… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Q&A: Red Sox star David Ortiz focused on life after baseball NEW YORK (Reuters) – After a 20-year career in baseball’s Major Leagues that included three World Series championships with the Boston Red Sox, slugger David Ortiz has earned the right to put his… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Text-to-switch plan for mobile users Ofcom wants to make it easier for people to switch operator – but it has ruled out a simpler option. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • A Marketer’s Perspective On How Traditional Media Can Save Itself The death of traditional media has been greatly exaggerated, but it wouldn’t be a stretch to say it’s on life support. Before you think I’m writing this out of anger or resentment, I promise you, I’m not. In fact, more than anything, I’m sad. Not for … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Afghan women break ground with TV station launch KABUL (Reuters) – A new TV channel dedicated to women is set to begin broadcasting in Afghanistan, the first of its kind in a country whose media industry, like many areas of society, remains… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Basquiat canvas soars to record $110.5 million at Sotheby’s auction NEW YORK (Reuters) – A little-seen painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat that sold for $19,000 in 1984 soared to an astounding $110.5 million at Sotheby’s on Thursday, the second-highest price ever for a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • 19/05/2017 Social care reforms, means-testing pensioners, immigration, corporation tax and, of course, Brexit – these are just a few of the big issues on UK voters’ minds in the run-up to the general election. Our panellists analyse how well the latest campaign p… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Price rises caused by Brexit a big worry for UK consumers, survey finds Four out of five fear rising expense of household essentials such as food, drink and clothing, according to Mintel report British consumers are bracing themselves for an expensive and uncertain post-Brexit future, with four out of five fearing price rises on household essentials such as food, drink and clothing, a survey has revealed. Eighty-three percent of Britons ...
  • Two works break $50 million barrier at Christie’s $448 million contemporary sale NEW YORK (Reuters) – Works by Francis Bacon and Cy Twombly each sold for more than $50 million at Christie’s on Wednesday, helping drive a $448 million sale of contemporary art that met expectations… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Hopes rise for safe birth by Japan’s probably pregnant panda TOKYO (Reuters) – A female panda at a Tokyo zoo appears to be pregnant, zoo officials said on Friday, raising hopes for a safe birth five years after her first cub died within days of being born. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Ackman calls Chipotle CEO Ells ‘outstanding’ LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Billionaire investor William Ackman, who invested with casual dining company Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc last year, said on Thursday that the company’s Chief Executive Officer… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • For investors seeking a purpose-built CRM toolkit, Affinity raised $13.5 million to get you covered For the venture capitalists, hedge funders, investment bankers and private equity folks trawling the skyways looking for deals, there’s nothing more important than a strong network. But for most firms keeping track of meetings, managing follow-ups, and plotting a next move is still a pretty low-tech process (ironic considering all the CRM tools these guys ...