Robert Griffin III went from No. 2 overall draft pick to benched within three years, and now trade rumors are starting to swirl surrounding the man once considered to be the franchise quarterback for the Washington Redskins. The Redskins traded four high draft picks to the St. Show More Summary
By Robin Emmott and Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European campaigners against an EU-U.S. accord have held up progress towards the world's biggest free trade deal by deluging an online public consultation that EU officials had hoped would help them unblock a key issue. Show More Summary
Are publicly traded Master Limited Partnerships attractive investments? In their June 2014 paper entitled “Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs)”, Frank Benham, Steven Hartt, Chris Tehranian and Edmund Walsh describe and summarize the aggregate performance and characteristics of publicly traded MLPs. Show More Summary
Alamy By Paul Sisolak According to the Federal Trade Commission, more than 9 million Americans have their identities stolen each year; and, with advancements in banking and web technology, that number is growing. Identity theft is aShow More Summary
The report rocketed around the Internet, trading in equal parts outrage and glee—outrage that the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF might be spiking tetanus shots of poor African women with a sterilizing vaccine, glee that they’d been caught. Show More Summary
The importance of world shocks for the UK economy has been demonstrated by the events since 2007. This column suggests that world shocks are likely to have driven around two-thirds of the shortfall in output since 2007. Trade linkages...Show More Summary
To reduce the risk of international commerce banks offer specific trade finance products, the most prominent being letters of credit. This column employs US banking data to show that reductions in the supply of such trade finance have considerable effects on the levels and patterns of exports, especially to small and poor countries and during times of financial distress.
A kind reader from North Lanarkshire has sent me details of the local trade union campaign to lobby senior Labour councillors over NLC's foot-dragging behaviour on equal pay. The trade unions are targeting councillors' surgeries andShow More Summary
Categories: Suppliers, Trade Financing Tags: L1, Sourcing and Categories Our fearless compatriot David Gustin at TradeFinancing Matters recently attended a White House meeting on the SupplierPay initiative. David is one of the world’s leading experts on trade finance, and The White House was smart to invite him to share his insights. Show More Summary
A trade so nice I split it thrice. Occasionally I'll get a package of cards in the mail so generous that I can't conceivably do it justice with my typical five-images-and-a-few-comments approach. A package arrived from Sportscards From...Show More Summary
When the White Sox traded Adam Dunn to the A's last August, nobody worried about missing Dunn's strikeouts or his Mendoza Line batting average.
You've spent a lifetime surrounded by liquid carbon, trading oil like it was your own lifeblood. So when you sit in your car, you obviously want to be surrounded by solid carbon, because that makes sense. Enter the Rolls-Royce Ghost Carbon Edition. Read more...
Here's a holiday deal for you: If you trade in your iPhone 6 for a BlackBerry Passport, the company will basically pay you $50. Starting Dec. 1, BlackBerry will pay customers up to $400 to trade in their iPhones including the 4S, 5, 5C, 5S and 6 models. Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors made a fairly low-key trade last June, sending veteran swingman John Salmons to the Atlanta Hawks for guard Lou Williams and center Lucas “Bebe” Nogueira. Atlanta made the trade in order to clear the $5.45 million owed to Williams during the 2014-2015 season off the books. Show More Summary
By this time next year, HP expects to have cleaved itself into two huge, publicly traded companies. On Tuesday, HP CEO Meg Whitman talked about how she and her team plan to do that while keeping customers calm, happy and willing to sign...Show More Summary
Walker Grimes by StationJack Kids will be kids, even in the midst of a zombie apocalypse, so when kids started looking for fun stuff to collect local living artists were happy to comply. They started drawing up trading cards featuring...Show More Summary
The Vancouver Canucks and New York Islanders authored a minor trade on Tuesday, with New York sending defensive prospect Andrey Pedan to the Canucks in exchange for a third-round draft pick and ECHLer Alexandre Mallet: Given the inclusion...Show More Summary
Heading into the 2014 NBA draft, the question was simple—Andrew Wiggins or Jabari Parker? The Cleveland Cavaliers decided to go with Wiggins, before trading him to the Minnesota Timberwolves in part of the Kevin Love deal. In what was assumed as an incredibly deep draft pool, Wiggins and Parker were considered the two most NBA-ready prospects. Show More Summary
Sony will be giving a stocking stuffer to gamers in order to settle charges with the Federal Trade Commission.