Join Japan and act now to save our planet
Boeing urges India to rewrite rules on buying foreign weapons
Saudi energy minister rips Trump tweet: ‘I do not influence oil prices’
China’s Hubei busts illegal house builders, agents amid property…
Detroit Land Bank notches many wins including 10,000 side-lot sales
Detroit Land Bank notches many wins including 10,000 side-lot sales
Is a rent-to-own home right for you? Beware of obligation-to-buy agreements
Eastern Cape falls victim to sophisticated ATM mafia
Federal Reserve’s Jerome Powell seen cautious, $A may rally
While Diamonds And Spiders Set New Highs, The Nasdaq 100 And Russell 2000 ETFs Flash Warnings
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Join Japan and act now to save our planet

Unprecedented torrential rain and landslides ravaged the residents of western Japan this summer, killing more than 200 people, and ruining hundreds of thousands of livelihoods. Meanwhile, severe scorching heatwaves struck the country and resulted...

Boeing urges India to rewrite rules on buying foreign...

Boeing has called for India to rewrite its rules on buying foreign weapons as Narendra Modi’s government battles to contain the controversy surrounding India’s €8bn purchase of 36 fighter jets from France’s Dassault.New Delhi on Saturday rebutted...

Saudi energy minister rips Trump tweet: ‘I do not...

Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Sunday he does not influence oil prices, just two days after U.S. President Donald Trump called on OPEC to bring down the cost of fuel. ...

China’s Hubei busts illegal house builders, agents amid property…

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s central Hubei province has busted 25 real estate companies and property agents for illegal pre-sales, fake marketing and dodgy deals amid a clear-up of “chaos” in the housing market, the...

Detroit Land Bank notches many wins including 10,000 side-lot...

Buy PhotoBarb Matney at the Warrendale community garden she helped create on vacant lots purchased from the Detroit Land Bank Authority. Photo taken Sept. 18,2018.(Photo: John Gallagher/Detroit Free Press)Buy PhotoFew public agencies in Detroit...

Detroit Land Bank notches many wins including 10,000 side-lot...

Buy PhotoBarb Matney at the Warrendale community garden she helped create on vacant lots purchased from the Detroit Land Bank Authority. Photo taken Sept. 18,2018.(Photo: John Gallagher/Detroit Free Press)Buy PhotoFew public agencies in Detroit...

Is a rent-to-own home right for you? Beware of...

CLOSE Instagram photos of happy millennials posing outside of newly purchased homes are motivating others to buy houses. USA TODAYRent-to-own homes work but there are aspects of these...

Eastern Cape falls victim to sophisticated ATM mafia

The Western Gruppe, which owns 29 outlets, 14 Spars and 15 Tops stores in Mthatha, East London, Port Elizabeth and Butterworth is dealing with a dangerous, sophisticated ATM mafia.Speaking with the Daily Dispatch, the...

Federal Reserve’s Jerome Powell seen cautious, $A may rally

US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell is expected to reaffirm his cautious approach to monetary policy this week, potentially paving the way for an extended rally in the Australian dollar.The Aussie has battled back...

While Diamonds And Spiders Set New Highs, The Nasdaq...

Today I will show the weekly charts for the five major equity averages.Here's Today's Scorecard SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSEARCA:DIA) The Diamonds ETF has a positive but overbought weekly...

Investment banking revenue falls at Jefferies Group

Jefferies Group said investment-banking revenue fell on a slump in bond underwriting, flipping a trend in recent quarters in which the business outperformed trading.Bloomberg News reports that the firm reported a 5.1% drop in...

Former Deutsche Bank trader said arrested in Italy

Former Deutsche Bank trader Andreas Hauschild has been arrested in Italy and may be extradited to the U.K. to face charges that he helped rig a key interest rate benchmark, the U.K.’s Serious Fraud...

Rupee Movement, F&O Expiry To Set Course Of Domestic...

The domestic equity market's movement in the coming week will be driven by the rupee's movementas well as futures and options expiry, besides the message from the Finance Minister's meeting with the heads of...

FINANCE IN A NUTSHELL: Long-term care insurance is not...

I recently completed a life expectancy survey developed by professors at The University of Pennsylvania. I was pleasantly surprised to learn I’m estimated to live until age 96, and I have a 75 percent...

A GROWING CONCERN: Friendly tools save your knees, clothing...

TODAY IS THE FIRST full day of fall and autumn is the busiest time of the year for gardening chores. The myriad of things to accomplish, both big and small, that need to be accomplished...

Need to back up sinking Kansai airport stymies region...

OSAKA – When Kansai airport in Osaka Prefecture was shut down earlier this month after Typhoon Jebi flooded the main runway and terminal building — and caused a tanker to break loose and crash...

Questions remain as Treasurer’s Public Bank Task Force comes...

Seven months after convening the Municipal Public Bank Task Force and after, presumably, seven months of research, public bank advocates expected Treasurer Jose Cisneros’s office to present a...

Erdogan to meet German CEOs in Berlin

A senior Turkish lawmaker said that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would meet the CEOs of several major German companies during his visit to Berlin on Sept. 28."The main objective of our president's Germany visit...

Judge sides with KRS in suit over hedge fund...

A judge has dismissed a Northern Kentucky city's lawsuit challenging the Kentucky Retirement Systems for what it described as "illegal and imprudent investments" involving hundreds of millions of dollars in public pension money.The city...

On time performance rate of Qatar Aviation Services hits...

DOHA: Qatar Aviation Services (QAS), the ground handling subsidiary of Qatar Airways, delivered outstanding performance last year.  It achieved a mis-handling rate of 0.62 percent per 1,000 passengers, which is one of the lowest in...

KENNETH R. HARNEY: More mortgages available to buyers with...

WASHINGTONIs it easier today for home buyers with a high debt ratio and sub-par credit scores to qualify for a mortgage than it's been in years? And if so, what might that mean for...

Susan Tompor: Are we looking at another bubble?

People who have money tucked away in mutual funds in a 401(k) — and those who own homes in communities where home prices have surged — are wondering what’s next. Just 10 years after the...

Finance Speaker Series begins at Penn State Behrend

Sunday Sep 23, 2018 at 2:01 AM Four alumni of the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend will discuss their experiences in wealth management when the Finance Speaker Series resumes on Monday.A panel discussion will be held at 6...

Coinsquare exchange subsidiary lists blockchain ETF on the Toronto...

Canadian investment management firm, Coin Capital, listed two new exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on the Toronto Stock Exchange, one of which is focused on blockchain companies, according to The Globe and Mail. The two new...

Bank on Alisal Street robbed Saturday afternoon

SALINAS, Calif. — The Chase Bank on East Alisal Street was robbed Saturday afternoon just before 4 pm.Police say four gunmen with their faces covered and dressed in dark clothing entered the bank and...

NS&I cuts rates from tomorrow – here’s where you...

Customers of National Savings & Investments (NS&I) will find the value of their savings start to lag further behind other options from tomorrow. This is because the state-backed bank will not pass on the full...

Is Emirates Takeover of Etihad Airways ‘Fake News’?

Both airlines, which grew rapidly earlier this decade, have faced pressures in the past two years because of tough competition in the industry. (Shutterstock) ...

NYPD arrest suspect in Broadway bank robbery

After a brief manhunt Friday, New York City police arrested a man who allegedly tried to pull off a Broadway bank robbery in broad daylight, according to witness reports.  Around 3:30 p.m. the suspect, described...

Flying High: United and Spirit

Overall, the market and most leading stocks remain in uptrends, so we remain optimistic and are holding our strong performers, notes Mike Cintolo; the growth stock expert and editor of Cabot Top Ten Trader...

This Brisbane property group is helping buyers enter the...

In order to help more home buyers enter the housing market, Brisbane-based Catapult Property launched its lending division, making it a one-stop shop for all property needs – from builders to advisers.According to a...

Chasing Markets

Small cap stocks have been the standout winners of 2018.Granted, it’s fair to wonder how much longer they can outperform. But from what we’ve seen, the small-cap rally could push higher. As...

The Sorry State of Millennial Finance | CLNS Media

Millennials. Yuck. Just typing the word makes me feel like a bitter old person. Millennials are blamed...

The Massachusetts Gas Disaster Could Spark An Energy Crisis...

An unprecedented tragedy struck a small portion of eastern Massachusetts last week when dozens of houses in the towns of Lawrence, Andover and North Andover in the Merrimack Valley began to explode, as if...

Citi to launch crypto vehicle; ING finance chief resigns

Receiving Wide Coverage ...One step forward, two backCitigroup is preparing to launch a "Digital Asset Receipt" backed by cryptocurrencies, according to a report in Business Insider. The DARs would be similar to American Depository...

Amplify Partners locks in $200 million to transform technical...

Sunil Dhaliwal has had a solid run in his 20 years so far as a VC. Just two years out of Georgetown, Dhaliwal landed at Battery Ventures, a highly regarded venture firm. Fifteen years...

Foundation construction: Why home builders should consider compact soil

Maduka Nweke Every house has a foundation, and every foundation must be constructed efficiently, safely and correctly so it will last. The materials that make up the building block and the process of building it are...

CBS Acting CEO Joe Ianniello Vows to Foster ‘Safe...

Acting CBS president-CEO Joe Ianniello has vowed to foster a “safe and positive working environment” for CBS staffers as he takes the helm following Sunday’s upheaval with the departure of Leslie Moonves as chairman-CEO...

Vista Equity Partners Congratulates Three Portfolio CEOs Named to...

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 17, 2018--Vista Equity Partners is proud to announce that three CEOs of Vista portfolio companies – Reggie Aggarwal of Cvent, Amy Zupon of Vertafore and Colin Day of iCIMS – were...

US Regulators Approve Winklevoss Twins’ Fiat-Backed Stablecoin Gemini Dollar...

New York regulators have given the green light to Tyler and Cameron...

Dow Rallies on Signs of a Thaw in U.S....

Here Are 3 Hot Things to Know About Stocks Right Now The S&P 500  was rising Wednesday and has closed higher in six of the last seven trading sessions. U.S. housing...

BUSINESS DIGEST || Feed the hungry

September 9, 2018 at 12:03a.m. Feed the hungryNORTH LIMABreaking Bread,...

5 things about a U.S.-China trade war that might...

China and the U.S., the world’s two largest economies, have been quarreling over trade for months, engaging in a tit-for-tat tariff battle and intermittently frightening investors with the prospect of a full-blown trade war....

Phillies’ Grounds Crew Forced to Use Flamethrowers on Rain-soaked...

It finally stopped raining in South Philly around noon on Monday, but there is still uncertainty as to whether the Phillies will play tonight.Apparently, during a weekend of nonstop rain, the tarp was not...

Perry Tells Russia To Stop Using Energy As Economic...

The United States welcomes competition from Russia on the global energy markets, but Russia can no longer use energy as an economic weapon, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry said on Thursday during his...

If you build it, they will buy it: sPower...

The independent power producer has closed on a $499 million, investment grade, private placement financing representing approximately 650 MW of utility-scale wind and solar power projects. September 21, 2018John WeaverThe soothsayers of the solar...

Qatar Airways Now Offers Exclusive On-Board Entertainment of GQ...

Qatar Airways passengers can now enjoy exclusive access to videos from global fashion brands GQ and Vogue, as the airline has become the first in the world to feature the premium celebrity, style and lifestyle content of these two iconic...

Volatility hampers rupiah rate projection for 2019 state budget

The government and the House of Representatives have not yet decided on the rupiah exchange rate assumption for the 2019 state budget, as they have to wait for the currency to stabilize amid global...

Oil prices log back-to-back weekly rise, with weekend gathering...

U.S. oil prices settled firmly higher Friday, after briefly paring gains, as prices bounced around ahead of meeting of major oil producers in Algiers over the weekend. A report suggesting that major producers may...

Indigenous airline prepares for Vancouver-area launch | The Star

By Wanyee LiStarMetro VancouverFri., Sept. 21, 2018VANCOUVER—Teara Fraser has flown planes for more than 15 years. Now she owns an airline.Iskwew Air will fly out of Vancouver International Airport’s south terminal starting in March,...

Charter Hall Direct acquires $126m of assets in Sydney,...

Charter Hall Direct, which is a part of the Charter Hall Group (CHC) and has $23.2 billion under management, has announced three property acquisitions in Sydney and Queensland for its funds totalling $126 million.The...

A first in Washington: A credit union buys a...

In yet another sign of the tough business environment for small banks, Lynnwood-based The Bank of Washington has agreed to be acquired by a local credit union in the first deal of its kind...

CBS CEO Les Moonves resigns amid new sexual misconduct...

Les Moonves, the longtime chairman and chief executive of CBS Corp....

PlanSource Teams Up with Jellyvision to Bring Benefits Decisions...

ORLANDO, Fla., July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- PlanSource, a leading provider of benefits technology, is excited to announce that it's partnering with Jellyvision to integrate ALEX, Jellyvision's interactive benefits counselor, into the PlanSource benefits...

Before You Buy Long Term Care Insurance, Check Out...

If you’re the proud (or panicked) owner of a long term care (LTC) health insurance policy, I’ll bet you 10 to 1 you heard the phrase “lock in the rates” from the agent who...

7 failed banks swallowed GHS12.7bn of taxpayers’ money –...

General News of Sunday, 16 September 2018 Source: classfmonline.comPresident Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-AddoPresident Nana Akufo-Addo has said a total of GHS12.7 billion of taxpayers’ money, was pumped into...

More Americans With Low Credit Scores Buying Homes

If you have a low credit score and want to buy a home, your odds of getting a loan have improved. A study by the Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) shows...

Hedge Fund Manager Who Predicted Financial Crisis Says U.S....

(Bloomberg) — Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio predicted the U.S. economy is about two years from a...