"The equity market was a major element of Beijing’s restructuring plan. What they needed to do was blow this big equity bubble domestically, attract a lot of foreign capital in that would allow their over-leveraged debt burdened companies to sell bad assets..."
What's the problem with having banks that are "too big to fail"? You could answer this question with a long and technical history of how governments and taxpayers bailed out financial institutions during the Great Recession to ensure that their frailties didn't wreck the economy for everyone else. And how the financial crisis led to financial […]
ATMs tend to weigh quite a bit, that may be why would-be thieves often rely on the help of big machinery when attempting to make off with one of the money dispensing apparatuses — or its contents. Once such case occurred early this morning in North Dakota where ne’er-do-well(s) commandeered a forklift and tried to pilfer the contents of a …
Yahoo failed to get a ruling from the IRS but is spinning off its Alibaba holdings without one. The big winner may be tax opinions which now could eclipse IRS rulings in many other transactions too.
Kaley Cuoco has recently been having a rather tough time of it. Not only was her impending divorce from Ryan Sweeting announced just last week, but the credits for The Big Bang Theory have failed to change so that she’s listed as Kaley Cuoco again. Show More Summary
Two allies from opposite ends of political spectrum don't want to encourage “riskier behavior” from financial institutions.
Jose Mourinho followed up on his threat to drop major players in the Champions League for failing to perform up to expectations in the Premier League. Jose Mourinho threatened to bench his star players in big matches if they didn't pick up the pace. Show More Summary
Despite rumors last week that Tristan Thompson had lowered his salary demands, now the word on the street is that there will be no deal between the big fella and The post Report: Cavs Fail to Reach Agreement on Extension With Tristan Thompson appeared first on SLAMonline.
China's commitment to a national ETS beginning in 2017 is the culmination of decisions made as early as 2010. But the country's capability in market trading is still immature. It may have been better to have an interim carbon tax scheme before moving to an ETS, as Australia did.
Regulators Pledge ‘Too Big To Fail’ Action Global financial regulators pledged to draft rules by November that will prevent taxpayers from having to bail out struggling financial institutions, according to reports. The announcement of the upcoming rules, which seek to combat banks and...
Kaley Cuoco and Ryan Sweeting are getting a divorce. After several months of rumors about their failing marriage, it turns out that there was actually some truth in there despite the couple’s constant denials. According to People Magazine, the couple released a joint statement through a rep. Show More Summary
Automaker has to replace key engine parts because a manufacturing problem could cause them to fail
Ahn Young-joon/AP DETROIT -- Hyundai is recalling nearly a half-million midsize cars in the U.S. to replace key engine parts because a manufacturing problem could cause them to fail. The recall covers 470,000 Sonata sedans from the 2011...Show More Summary
This week’s column from Don Brind Jeremy Corbyn has done remarkably well in attracting MPs into the big tent, which his closest ally John McDonnell says he wants to inhabit. Although the leadership failed to recruit some of the front benchers they wanted to keep there has been none of the flouncing out that Polly […]
If your job search is failing and you don't know why, it's time to take a big picture view of your search. Ask yourself these three crucial questions. The post 3 Questions To Ask If Your Job Search Is Failing appeared first on CAREEREALISM.
By P.J. Huffstutter and Carey Gillam CHICAGO AND KANSAS CITY (Reuters) - With its shares trading at three-year-lows since it abandoned a $46 billion bid to buy Syngenta AG last month, Monsanto Co. plans to offer worried shareholders a new corporate vision: a future in big data. Show More Summary
What's the Wall Street lesson for Volkswagen executives? Too big to fail companies can rip-off the American public, executives can earn millions in additional compensation, and no one is held accountable for "corporate" decisions. There is a glimmer that this travesty may not happen this time. Show More Summary
Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor may be banking the big bucks in the mixed martial arts (MMA) world, but when it comes to sports in general, they still can't crack the top 100. This guy probably isn't surprised. That's according to Forbes'...Show More Summary
The season 3 finale of Nashville had it all: lives hanging in the balance, rekindled feelings, big reveals, a break up and someone ending up in handcuffs, and not in a kinky, good way.The Nashville season 4 premiere doesn't fail to disappoint...Show More Summary
The “big three” of ABC, CBS, and NBC all failed to cover on Tuesday night a new chapter in the Hillary Clinton e-mail scandal concerning the reason she turned over her work-related e-mails while CBS also neglected to tell their viewers that Clinton finally came out against the Keystone XL oil pipeline after pressure from liberals and environmentalists.