The editorial board of the Financial Times isn't exactly stacked with bleeding-hearted environmentalists. Just a month ago, the British paper defended ExxonMobil's right to question climate change amid legal probes into whether the oil...Show More Summary
The organization says it will change how it assesses a charity’s financial health to provide a better picture over time.
Khloe Kardashian is citing “irreconcilable differences” in filming for divorce from Lamar Odom. Filed on Thursday, the court documents mark the second time that the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star has gone through this process, reported People. Show More Summary
Two key experts on Britain's public services just debunked one of the biggest arguments from those against mass immigration in Britain. In a report by the Financial Times, two leading experts in the field said immigration has had a hugely...Show More Summary
Spanish and Italian football clubs are requesting format changes to the Champions League in order to financially compete with the English Premier League, according to the Financial Times. The clubs want more games between the continent's...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): 4:00 p.m. U.S. stocks closed mixed Thursday after two straight days of gains. Chemical makers and banks slid while utilities and phone companies gained. Monsanto fell nearly 2 percent and Dow Chemical fell 1.7 percent. The chemical sector had gotten […]
Real estate investment trusts in MSCI and S&P Dow Jones indexes will soon move out of the “financial” sector and into a newly created, separate “REIT” classification. But don't mistake the change as a discrete event. Over time, though, one analyst says that changes might free up more room for mortgage REITs as well as small- and mid-cap REITs. Read More »
From the Financial Times: Productivity is set to fall in the US for the first time in more than three decades, raising the prospect of persistent wage stagnation and the risk of a further populist backlash. Research by the Conference...Show More Summary
Following the trails of Amazon and Netflix, Apple too might be looking to step up its production of original video content. According to a report from the Financial Times, last year a top Apple executive broached the prospect of a potential...Show More Summary
Apple’s SVP Eddy Cue reportedly floated the idea of Apple making a bid to buy Time Warner late last year, according to a new report from the Financial Times. Three sources who were briefed on a meeting between Cue and Olaf Olafsson —...Show More Summary
The deal was considered, but did not progress far, reports the Financial Times.
Apple supposedly considered buying Time Warner Cable last year before the cable giant Voltroned with Charter, according to the Financial Times. The tech industry is full of many “what if” moments, but this is a weird one. Read more....
Apple wanted to make a bid to buy Time Warner, according to a new report from The Financial Times, as the company looks to make a significant push into the content business. The Cupertino technology giant's SVP of software and services,...Show More Summary
The Financial Times is reporting that Apple considered a buyout of Time Warner late last year, with Apple executive Eddy Cue raising the idea at a meeting with Time Warner’s head of corporate strategy, Olaf Olafsson. The idea of bid was very much tentative and did not enter serious negotiations involving Tim Cook, according to the report. Show More Summary
Are you making vital decisions based on flawed reporting? Next time you find yourself making an important business decision, reflect on the three Rs of financial reporting. The post You Can’t Make Good Business Decisions With Bad Data:...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- GPS-based navigation, communication systems, electrical power grids and financial networks all rely on the precise time kept by a network of around 500 atomic clocks located around the world. In The Optical Society's journal...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Stocks are moving higher on Wall Street, led by gains in mining and chemicals companies and banks. Hewlett Packard Enterprise rose nearly 10 percent and Computer Sciences Corporation surged 34 percent after HP Enterprise said it will sell […]
More on this later today: During the last four years there have been many articles in the financial media about Soros buying puts. All you have to do to confirm that is a Google search. The timing of some of these articles is marked on the SPY chart below: The “Soros Put” Story Source:… Read More The post The “Soros Put” Story appeared first on The Big Picture.
The company’s executive committee said the move was intended to help achieve a more digitally focused newsroom and reach financial goals.
Josh Rosner, managing director of Graham Fisher & Co, and co-author of Reckless Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, and Corruption Created the Worst Financial Crisis of Our Time. ~~~ Last week, 53 documents pertaining to the government’s 2012 decision to impose a Net Worth Sweep on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were unsealed. Show More Summary