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  • As cuts funnel culture into the hands of the few, museums are our saviour | Alice O’Keeffe These radical places across the UK that encourage the spirit of inquiry are in danger of being taken for granted and need protectingLast Sunday afternoon was the classic start to February half-term: the rain was sheeting down outside, and we’d already … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Particle announces the Mesh board, an easy way to make your DIY talk to itself  Particle – which used to be called Spark – has released the third generation of their tiny, networked computing boards. Their new product, called Mesh, allows you to connect either to a Wi-Fi or cellular network but also allows you to… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • August’s Smart Locks proved to be the key to my smarthome puzzle  When smart home tech first started coming out, I was hopeful, but also skeptical. It seemed overly complicated, with too many hoops to jump through and a relative inability to meld old and new for situations like rental apartments and older homes… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • MIT teaches drones to fly with uncertainty  MIT researchers are working on a new steering system for drones that uses uncertainty to ensure that they don’t hit obstacles as they fly autonomously. The system is a bit complex but it’s called NanoMap and it quite simply finds ways… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • KFC Chicken Shortage Forces Shutdown Of Restaurants In Britain LONDON — Fried-chicken fans were in a flutter Monday after most of the 900 KFC outlets in the U.K. and Ireland were forced to close because of a shortage of chickenThe company apologized to customers, blaming “teething problems” with its new deli… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • SignAll is slowly but surely building a sign language translation platform  Translating is difficult work, the more so the further two languages are from one another. French-Spanish? Not a problem. Ancient Greek-Esperanto? Hard. But sign language is uniquely difficult because it is fundamentally different from spoken and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Switzerland has not seen any major Saudi fund flows: Swiss Bankers Association ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Switzerland has not seen any major inward or outward movement of funds from Saudi Arabia, the chairman of the Swiss Bankers Association said on Monday when asked whether he had… 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 ...
  • Fujifilm’s X-H1 camera adds top video chops to X Series still shooting prowess  Fujifilm’s mirrorless lineup of X Series cameras has an excellent reputation, especially thanks to their ability to produce great-looking images comparable to full-frame competitors from crop sensors due to their unique image processing. Am… 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 ...
  • Stock market shrugs off CPI rise but inflation obsession may linger NEW YORK (Reuters) – So, were the stock market’s fears about inflation … inflated? 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 ...
  • U.S. bank stocks rally, analysts see more upside (Reuters) – Bank shares soared on Wednesday as investors bet rising inflation would push up interest rates and boost bank profits, and analysts forecast yet more gains from strong economic growth 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 ...
  • Essential Phone arriving in three new limited edition colors  The Essential Phone, still among the best deals you can find in smartphones today, is now set to be available in three new colors, including “Ocean Depths,” “Copper Black” and “Stellar Gray.” These include two … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Sorry, not sorry: Wall Street not quitting ‘vol’ products NEW YORK (Reuters) – One bank has expressed its regrets for the unraveling volatility trade. 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 ...
  • Long bonds a ‘significant risk’ as inflation revs: BlackRock’s Rieder NEW YORK (Reuters) – Long-dated bonds “represent a significant risk” as investors focus on signs inflation is rising, a top portfolio manager with BlackRock Inc said on Wednesday. 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 ...
  • Cash Isa savings rates begin to tick up Individual Savings Accounts are slowly offering better returns to savers 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 ...
  • Retirement savers, how much market risk can you handle? CHICAGO (Reuters) – The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters. 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+ ...
  • UK millennials second worst-hit financially in developed world, says study Resolution Foundation says young Britons have suffered biggest reversal in fortunes save for young GreeksBritain’s millennial generation, born since 1981, have suffered a bigger reversal in financial fortunes than their counterparts in most other devel… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Money Laundering In B.C. Real Estate: Attorney General Vows To Probe ‘DIsturbing Allegations’ VICTORIA — British Columbia’s attorney general says he’s deeply troubled by reports of money laundering and criminal activity in the real estate market.David Eby has issued a statement saying the government takes reports of money laundering throu… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Broad-basket commods funds post largest net inflow in seven years NEW YORK (Reuters) – Financial advisors and smaller retail investors, wary that inflation may be brewing again, ratcheted up their bets on funds in Morningstar’s Commodities Broad Basket fund… 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 ...
  • Essential Phone’s new ‘Halo Gray’ color goes on sale exclusively at Amazon  The Essential Phone is currently in the midst of being rolled out in a range of new colors, including three that will be released excessively on Essential’s own website, with a staged release schedule that began Thursday. On Friday, however… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • RightEye’s portable eye-tracking test catches concussions and reading problems in five minutes  They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but physiologically speaking, they’re windows to the brain. RightEye is a startup that looks through that window to detect common but often subtle vision issues resulting from concussions and o… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Rachel Notley Wants Progress With B.C. On Trans Mountain Pipeline By Next Week EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says she wants progress soon in the impasse between her province and British Columbia over the Trans Mountain pipeline or she will ratchet up the pressure.”We’d like to see some evidence of progress next w… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Hedge funds hook shipping stocks grappling for recovery LONDON (Reuters) – Shipping stocks may still be in the doldrums in the view of many investors, but hedge funds have bet at least $675 million on signs of renewed buoyancy in the industry. 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 ...
  • U.S. ‘junk’ bond funds hit by second biggest cash withdrawals: Lipper NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. fund investors fled the riskier corners of the debt market, pulling the second-highest amount of cash on record from high-yield “junk” bonds during the latest week, Lipper… 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 ...
  • Computer-driven hedge funds lose out on volatility spike: HSBC data LONDON (Reuters) – Performance from computer-driven hedge funds run by industry stalwarts Cantab Capital Partners and Systematica Investments took a hit after market volatility in February, showed… 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 ...
  • Change taxation to build a better society | Letters Readers including Caroline Lucas and Ruth Lister respond to Guardian articles by Owen Jones and Gaby HinsliffOwen Jones’s discussion of tax seeks to put forward a “radical” agenda but is actually strikingly conservative, especially because of its focus… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Average price of newly marketed home rises above £300,000 again Rightmove reports busiest ever month and optimistic pricing but property is taking longer to sell The average price of a UK property coming on to the market has risen by more than £2,400 in a month to just over £300,000 amid evidence of “record” levels… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • U.S. market gurus who predicted selloff say current calm an illusion Some veteran investors who were vindicated in calling for a pullback in shares and a spike in volatility could now be cheering. Actually, they’re looking at the risks that still lie ahead 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 ...
  • Liberals: Energy Projects To Be Assessed On Science, Indigenous Rights OTTAWA — Major new energy projects will have to be assessed and either approved or denied within two years under a massive new national assessment bill being introduced in the House of Commons.Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, who tabled th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Bravo For Having The Audacity To Ask Canadian Airlines To Compete Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau recently declared in an interview that he was not going to regulate the high prices of intra-Quebec flights through minimum or maximum price policies. He stipulated that “competition is what drives greater choice… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • B.C. To Gradually Hike Minimum Wage To $15.20 By Mid-2021 VANCOUVER — British Columbia will gradually hike its minimum hourly wage to get to $15.20 by June 2021.It’s a decision criticized by both labour and business groups.”We believe that 2021 is not overly aggressive, in fact it’s going to be a disapp… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Divorce costs The process, were it to go all the way to a contested final court hearing, can cost more than £30,000. 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 ...
  • Pension probe A look at the growing efforts to make investment funds and pension schemes to reveal any hidden costs. 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 ...
  • Kinder Morgan Pipeline Would Still Get Green Light Under New Rules: McKenna OTTAWA — Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says she would have approved Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion if the project was vetted under new environmental assessment and regulatory rules proposed Thursday.The contentious $7…. 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 ...
  • Bank Of Canada Warns Against Leaving User Data In Hands Of Few ‘Superstar’ Tech Companies OTTAWA — A top Bank of Canada official is warning about the risks related to the growing dominance of a handful of big players in the digital economy and, more specifically, their tightening grip over user data.Senior deputy governor Carolyn Wilk… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Canada Unemployment Rises To 5.9% In January, But Gains Full-Time Positions OTTAWA — The number of jobs in Canada fell by 88,000 in January to give the labour market its steepest one-month drop in nine years, Statistics Canada said Friday.The overall number was dragged down by a loss of 137,000 part-time positions in wha… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Play SNES classics in the HD resolution of memory with the Super Nt  When it comes to the art and science of retro gaming, Analogue has no equal. The small company that first brought us the Analogue Nt, then the Nt mini, is back again with the Super Nt – a lovingly engineered and built modern SNES/Super Fami… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Raise softly and deliver a big exit  In the world of venture capital, the prospect of a successful “exit” looms large in the minds of investors. A VC’s business model is less about the money that goes into a startup than it is about what comes out. It’s true … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Ombudsman abandons ‘broken’ housing market Consumers are confused by the number of organisations offering redress in the housing market. 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 ...
  • Scam gang sentenced after BBC probe A gang who laundered £1.2m from a gold scam are sentenced following a BBC investigation. 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 ...
  • Philippines Helicopter Deal With Canada Killed By Duterte Over Too Many Conditions OTTAWA — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he is cancelling his country’s plans to buy 16 military helicopters from Canada now that the Trudeau government is reviewing the deal over human-rights concerns.While Duterte says he respects Can… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Rock Solo Karaoke Microphone And Speaker Recalled After Reports Of Explosion, Melting 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 (Opens in new window)
  • U.S. stock market chill threatens to ‘put IPOs on ice’ NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wide swings in the U.S. stock market has blunted initial public offering (IPO) activity on Wall Street in what was set to be the busiest week for new listings in more than… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Tips For Buying A Toronto Condo In 2018 Even though the overall housing market slowed down in the second half of last year, condo prices remained strong and ended up increasing almost 20 per cent in 2017.Condos make up the vast majority of new homes currently under construction, and prices a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • The LifeClock One will help you escape from mundanity  Whether you’re trapped on a futuristic island prison full of blood-thirsty gang members or simply stuck in a two-hour meeting, the LifeClock One might be the watch for you. Inspired by the movie Escape From New York starring Kurt Russell as… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Bond vigilantes awaken counterparts in the stock market NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bond vigilantes could be finding allies in the stock market. 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 ...
  • Investor files lawsuit over U.S. LJM fund that lost most of its value NEW YORK (Reuters) – An investor on Friday filed a lawsuit against managers of a U.S. mutual fund that relied heavily on a strategy that profits from calm markets but lost four-fifths of its value in… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Fidelity restricts clients from buying ‘fear gauge’ ETF BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Fidelity Investments on Friday told clients they could not buy shares in an exchange-traded fund that bets on the direction of Wall Street’s “fear gauge,” after 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 LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Ways to ease social media’s strain on your wallet NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jessica Jones, 26, jokes that when she wants to spend more money, she goes on Instagram. 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 ...
  • Former Credit Suisse ‘star’ gets five years in jail for fraud GENEVA (Reuters) – Former Credit Suisse wealth manager Patrice Lescaudron was sentenced to five years in prison by a Geneva court on Friday for abusing the trust of clients and creating a fraudulent… 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 ...
  • Jump in landlords facing serious mortgage arrears Tax changes have made it harder for some landlords to make ends meet. 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 ...
  • Your Money: Ways to ease social media’s strain on your wallet NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jessica Jones, 26, jokes that when she wants to spend more money, she goes on Instagram. 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 ...
  • Elon Musk’s pretty good week keeps rolling as Tesla slides through Q4 with same production targets  Tesla CEO Elon Musk managed to send his Tesla Roadster into space — because why not? — earlier this week, and it looks like his week (and Tesla’s) is still looking up for now following the company’s fourth-quarter results…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • PAX Labs brings on Bharat Vasan as new CEO  PAX Labs has a new CEO. The company, which makes loose-leaf vaporizers, has brought on Bharat Vasan as Chief Executive Officer. Vasan has spent the last 15 years in consumer hardware, serving as the President and COO of August Home, which was acq… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Canadians Pay Less Than $7 A Gram For Pot On Average, Statistics Canada Survey Says TORONTO — A Statistics Canada study suggests that Canadians on average pay less than $7 a gram for marijuana.The drug is most expensive in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, which shell out $11.89 and $10.24 per gram on average.Quebecers get … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • U.S. fund that lost most of its value shuts doors to new investment NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. mutual fund that relied heavily on a strategy that profits from calm markets has shut its doors to new investment after losing more than four-fifths of its value in recent… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Investors withdraw record $23.9 billion from U.S.-based stock funds: Lipper NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. fund investors sucked $23.9 billion out of the stock market during the latest week, marking the largest withdrawals from those funds on record, Lipper data showed on… 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 ...
  • Investors pull record cash from U.S.-based stock funds: Lipper NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. fund investors sucked $23.9 billion out of the stock market during the most recent week, marking the largest withdrawals from those funds on record, Lipper data showed on… 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 ...
  • Rate rise warning is sign tackling inflation is Bank of England’s priority | Larry Elliott Grounds are being laid to end the flow of easy money sooner than expectedUK interest rate rise is coming, Bank tells borrowersAn interest rate rise is coming and it is coming fast. That was the clear message from the Bank of England in a marked shift i… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens ...
  • Plan ahead in your will for your virtual self NEW YORK (Reuters) – In the not-so-olden days of a few years ago, relatives might have sifted through stacks of documents to sort out your affairs after you died. These days, much of your presence in… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Mom-and-pop investors undeterred by wild U.S. stock market NEW YORK (Reuters) – As the U.S. stock market suffered its worst selloff in more than six years on Monday, Richmond, Virginia-based financial adviser Jamie Cox started preparing for a flood of client… 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 ...
  • B.C.-Airbnb Deal To See Taxes Used For Province’s Affordable Housing Plans VICTORIA — The British Columbia government says it will soon profit from the short-term rental market after reaching an agreement with Airbnb on the collection of taxes.The money will be used to fund housing and tourism initiatives.Finance Minist… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Credit Suisse kept $300 million from brokers in closed U.S. unit: lawsuit (Reuters) – A new lawsuit accuses Credit Suisse Group AG of withholding up to $300 million of pay from U.S.-based brokers who refused or were unable to move to Wells Fargo & Co after their private… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • China revives QDLP outbound investment scheme in boost for foreign funds: sources SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China has resumed an outbound investment scheme after a two-year hiatus, granting licenses to about a dozen global money managers, sources said, signaling that Beijing is less… 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 ...
  • Prudential Financial’s operating profit rises 7.6 percent (Reuters) – Prudential Financial Inc, the largest U.S. life insurer by assets, on Wednesday reported a 7.6 percent rise in quarterly operating profit that topped analysts’ estimates, helped by higher… 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 ...
  • Japan’s KDDI, Daiwa Sec tie up in smartphone asset management TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese telecoms operator KDDI Corp and Daiwa Securities Group Inc said on Thursday they have joined hands to offer asset management services, including using smartphones to target… 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 ...
  • Ending NAFTA Would Be Bad Politics And Bad For Americans: Trudeau CHICAGO — President Donald Trump’s threat to tear up the North American free trade pact would cause economic suffering in the United States in a decision that would also be terrible politics, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says.Millions of America… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • My Life As A Drug-Addicted Lawyer There are a lot of movies about drug lords, drug dealers and drug addicts. That’s Hollywood for you. But two hours later, you’re back in your own world. Comfy, cozy.What is more difficult for Hollywood to depict is what it’s like living with a drug add… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Trudeau Wants B.C. NDP To Sabotage Trans Mountain Pipeline, Scheer Suggests OTTAWA — Just because Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is refusing to wade publicly into the emerging pipeline-induced trade war between British Columbia and Alberta, that doesn’t mean things aren’t happening out of the public eye, his environment m… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • House prices fall for two months in a row, says Halifax The cost of homes fell by 0.6% in January, following a slightly larger fall in December Halifax says. 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 ...
  • Bell Coalition’s Website Blocking Proposal Is Getting The Attention It Deserves If the Bell coalition’s website blocking proposal was designed to garner attention, it achieved its goal as the proposal attracted thousands of individual submissions to the CRTC within days of it being posted online.The massive response is overwhelmin… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Global stock markets recover after sharp losses Market rout started in New York but Dow Jones back on track, with FTSE gaining nearly 2%Global stock markets have rallied after sharp losses earlier in the week, with London’s leading share index gaining almost 2%.The FTSE 100 index of the most valuabl… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • S&P cuts Wells Fargo’s credit ratings on regulatory risks (Reuters) – Credit-rating agency Standard & Poor’s on Wednesday cut Wells Fargo & Co’s credit ratings, citing further regulatory and governance risks. 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 ...
  • U.S. stock, bond fund inflows slowed in week before steep selloff NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. fund investors’ appetite for stocks and fixed income weakened sharply last week ahead of the largest decline in the benchmark S&P 500 in more than six years, Investment… 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 ...
  • Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe Says Province Won’t Join Alberta In Banning B.C. Wines REGINA — Saskatchewan says it will not be joining Alberta in banning the import of British Columbia wines.Alberta Premier Rachel Notley announced the ban on Tuesday as the next step in an ongoing dispute with B.C. over the Trans Mountain pipeline… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Canada’s Best Bank Accounts, According To Ratehub.ca When was the last time you changed bank accounts? Probably never.That’s why for its inaugural 2017 Personal Finance Awards, financial services comparison site Ratehub.ca focussed on bank accounts and guaranteed investment certificates (GICs) because th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...