Elite European soccer clubs are set to widen their income gap over rivals by cashing in on their global brands
After a disastrous 2017 for General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), investors hit their first 2018 bump in the road on Tuesday when the company announced it will take a $6.2 billion charge on its fourth-quarter earnings. In addition to the large charge, GE Capital will be suspending its dividend payments to GE. Show More Summary
The White House deserves credit for its openness about the results of Friday’s medical exam, but has yet to extend that to other questions surrounding the president.
Monica Prasad (Northwestern) presents Anti-Tax America: The Origins of Our National Obsession with Tax Cuts, 24 J. Pol'y Hist. 351 (2012), at Georgetown today as part of its Tax Law and Public Finance Workshop Series hosted by Lilian Faulhaber and Itai Grinberg: The debt when Reagan entered office was just...
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The de Blasio administration financed an all-time high 24,356 units of affordable housing last year, the mayor announced today. That number included the construction of 7,177 apartments and the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Separating finances in a divorce can be messy. In 9 US states, everything acquired throughout the marriage from real estate to income is considered joint property. Residents in these states are entitled to a 50/50 split of all assets...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump reportedly asked in a meeting last week why the United States accepts immigrants from "shithole countries," such as Haiti and nations in Africa. The comment drew fierce ire from politicians and advocacy groups,...Show More Summary
Less than 10% expect their finances to get worse in 2018.
Prices of bitcoin and other digital currencies skidded after South Korea's top financial policymaker said Tuesday that a crackdown on trading of cryptocurrencies was still possible. Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon said in an interview with local radio station TBS that banning trading in digital...
Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel has the money edge over Democratic opponent Josh Kaul going into the new year. Campaign finance reports covering the second half of 2017 were due … Click to Continue »
The Latest on campaign finance reports in race for governor (all times local): 9 a.m. Milwaukee businessman Andy Gronik has spent $450,000 of his own money in the Democratic race … Click to Continue »
(Reuters) - General Electric Co will record an after-tax charge of $6.2 billion in its fourth quarter results as part of an ongoing review of its finance arm's insurance portfolio, the company said. GE shares were down 3.7 percent in premarket trading on Tuesday. Show More Summary
The charge is primarily related to long-term care insurance reinsured as part of the GE Capital unit’s legacy insurance portfolio.
Shares of General Electric are down 4% ahead of Tuesday’s opening bell after the company said it will take a $6.2 billion charge to its legacy long-term care insurance business. GE Capital, the company’s finance unit, will inject $15...Show More Summary
China hit record levels of clean energy investment in 2017, according to the latest annual analysis from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). The country increased its clean energy spending last year by 24 percent, to a total of $132.6 billion. Show More Summary
New York City created or preserved over 24,500 affordable homes last year, breaking a record for the nation's biggest city, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. The previous record was … Click to Continue »
As first discussed last night, the selling in bitcoin and across cryptocurrencies - which began as Asia opened, and appeared to be catalyzed by headlines from South Korea's finance ministry that a cryptocurrency exchange shutdown is still an option... ... Show More Summary
PRESS RELEASE: Bidgely announced today that it has closed a $27 million Series C round of financing - the largest round of investment to date for energy disaggregation technology. Georgian Partners, an investment fund known for its focus on high-growth...
This week, Amazon Watch and CREDO announced they had delivered over 120,000 signatures on petitions urging BlackRock, Inc. and JPMorgan Chase to stop the financing of what activists say are destructive oil exploration activities in the Western Amazon region of Peru and Ecuador.