Rabidly anti-gay Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will be indicted Monday on three felony charges, according to media reports. Paxton admitted to violating the State Securities Act last year after he solicited investment clients for a friend and bus… The post Anti-Gay Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Charged With 3 Felonies appeared first on Towleroad.
"As in all dealmaking," says one media expert, "these negotiations could fall apart."
From cleaning to prevention, a little care and maintenance can go a long way in keeping your mattress in good shape for years to come. Once you've invested in a good mattress, chances are you expect it to provide comfortable sleep on it for many years. Show More Summary
Xiaomi is no more world’s most valuable tech startup, as Uber has surpassed them. With a valuation of $51 billion after latest round of funding from Microsoft and Times Internet, 5 year old Uber has taken less time compared with Facebook to cross the magical figure of $50 billion. Show More Summary
Jerome Kohlberg Jr., a founder of investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co and a pioneer of the leveraged buyout, died on Thursday at his home in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, aged 90. Kohlberg's death was confirmed by his former partners at KKR on Saturday. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett is generally regarded as something of a demigod in investing circles. Most of the praise comes for his stock-picking abilities though, rather than for his ability to select good managers at good companies and give them the freedom to run those firms well. Show More Summary
BALTIMORE 2015 YTD - 189 MURDERS YET during their "Propaganda Social Justice Interviews" the EMBEDDED BLACK FOX CONFIDENCE MEN make reference to "Sanford, Ferguson and BALTIMORE" in their "Mission Accomplished Cities / #Black Lives Matter" combat tour of duty list"
Yes, some colleges do have higher ROI values on average, and that is helpful to a point, but your return on investment is really all about you. Your return on investment (ROI) from a college degree depends on what cost you actually pay, how you pay that cost, what you major is and where you get that first job. Show More Summary
I know. I was shocked, too. Via Mollie Hemmingway at The Federalist (if you don't have a fainting couch, you may need to invest in one before reading this): A federal judge late Friday granted a temporary restraining order against the release of recordings made at an annual meeting of abortion providers. Show More Summary
Thai food producer, Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF), is set to enter the Russian poultry sector through the acquisition of an integrated poultry business from Dutch firm Agro Invest Brinky for €614m ($680m).
Perhaps the answer is simply this: Microsoft is hoping Uber will use its cloud platform for its operations, giving it an instantly recognizable reference client around the world.
Despite all of its regulatory headaches and almost bein […]
The global transportation service company Uber reportedly is investing $1 billion into the Indian market over the next nine months.
Farm and food tech startups were red-hot in the first half of 2015, pulling in $2.06 billion from investors, a new survey showed Friday. The figure for the first six months was up 132 percent from the same period in 2014 and nearly matched the full-year 2014 total of $2.36 billion, according to...
Goldman Sachs Group’s $1.73 billion deal to sell 149 U.S. hotels to Moody National REIT I Inc., a non-traded real estate investment trust, has collapsed after an increase in funding... To view the full story, click the title link.
Barclays Plc is cutting 150 employees, including managing directors, at its investment bank globally as the firm shrinks its fixed-income operations, according to a person with knowledge of the... To view the full story, click the title link.
In a world where addressing global social and environmental problems are still more prominent than ever, Impact Investing as an emerging asset class is the best new alternative for channeling large-scale private capital for social and environmental benefit. Show More Summary
Microsoft is reportedly investing in Uber, according to a new report from Bloomberg and The Wall Street of Journal. The report states that firm has closed a new investment, valued at $50 million. Microsoft is one of the investors for Uber’s latest round of funding. When you look at this from a different perspective (that’s […]
Several years ago, Steve Jobs called out Adobe Flash as a trainwreck of security and performance problems, garnering him contempt from industry players deeply invested in the software platform. Today, Google's Android platform is getting same brutal appraisal, but it's coming from Android's own fans.
My taste in financial advice runs toward the simple and the lessons I’ve learned the hard way. But I still like reading about investing/finance, and I recently read through the 2014 annual report for Berkshire Hathaway. Given that it was the 50th anniversary of Warren Buffett taking charge of Berkshire, I have to admit that […]