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UB Super health drink founder cheated death three times

Scott Kanyok is a lucky guy. And he hopes that luck extends into the startup space. It started when, in 2001, the then-Wall Street financial analyst was 20 minutes late. That’s how he avoided being in the World Trade Center when theShow More Summary

A Financial Center Is Envisioned on a Muddy Tract in Southern China

A largely empty expanse in Shenzhen is the setting for a financial experiment that could have a huge impact on the world’s second-largest economy. But so far it is just a bold blueprint.

Move Over, Wall Street; Silicon Valley Is Invading Your Turf

McIek/Shutterstock If you ask most people where the greatest threat to Wall Street's nearly 100-year dominance as the world's leading financial center would come from, places like London, Zurich, Tokyo or even Beijing might be suggested. Show More Summary

Port Authority tables crucial vote on fate of 3 WTC

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey on Wednesday postponed a vote on a deal that would substantially increase its financial backing of 3 World Trade Center, the $2 billion-plus office tower... To view the full story, click the title link.

Crucial vote on fate of 3 WTC faces delay

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is expected to postpone Wednesday its vote on a deal that would substantially increase its financial backing of 3 World Trade Center, the $2 billion-plus... To view the full story, click the title link.

Alibaba and the battle for financial supremacy: James Saft

March 18 (Reuters) – To understand why New York capturing the title of world’s greatest financial center is no cause for celebration, look no further than the Alibaba IPO. Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba announced its intention to list its shares in the U.S. rather than Hong Kong, a decision driven in significant part by regulatory [...]

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New York Strips London of Mantle as World’s Top Financial Center (Bloomberg) New York replaced London as the world’s leading financial center for the first time, after the City was rocked by a series of scandals and questions over the U.K.’s place in the European Union. Show More Summary

New York takes London’s crown as top financial center: survey

LONDON (Reuters) - New York has knocked London from its position as the world's leading global financial center after seven years, according to the Global Financial Centres Index compiled by London-based consultancy Z/Yen.

Iron Chef Garces To Open First NYC Restaurant At Brookfield Place

Things are shaping up with the $250 million renovation at Brookfield Place (née World Financial Center), slated to open at some point in 2015. Philadelphia-based Iron Chef Jose Garces just announced he'll make his NYC restaurant debut at the Financial District dining and shopping center. Show More Summary

A City In The Philippines Is Officially The Selfie Capital Of The World

A selfie capital of the world has officially been named. After extensive analysis by TIME, Makati City, a part of the Manila metropolitan area that's generally known as the financial center of Manila, ended up on top. To compile theShow More Summary

Saving Emperor Penguins Requires Swift Climate Action

They are Antarctica's answer to Hollywood -- appealing little movie stars at the center of one of the most critically acclaimed, financially successful nature films ever made. Audiences around the world were captivated by March of the...Show More Summary

World Trade Center Firm Finally Settles 9/11 Lawsuit Against American Airlines

After nearly 12 years in litigation, New York City financial firm Cantor Fitzgerald has settled its lawsuit with American Airlines over the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks for $135 million. Cantor, which had its headquarters inShow More Summary

Photos: Santiago Calatrava's Elegant WTC PATH Corridor Opens

  The underground corridor linking the World Trade Center PATH Station the Battery Park City Ferry Terminal and Brookfield Place Pavilion (formerly the World Financial Center) finally opened to the public today. And oh what a corridor it is. Show More Summary

Architect Chosen For Depaul's New McCormick Place Arena

  The Connecticut-based firm has designed some of the world’s most identifiable buildings such as the Petronas Towers in Malaysia, Hong Kong’s International Finance Centre and the World Financial Center in New York. They also have an established working relationship with DePaul as the designer of its theatre school. [ more › ]

Taubman Centers' Management Presents at 2013 Global Real Estate Conference: Around the Retail World (Transcript)

Taubman Centers, Inc. (TCO) 2013 Global Real Estate Conference: Around the Retail World (Transcript) September 11, 2013 03:15 PM ET Executives Jaap Tonckens - Chief Financial Officer, Unibail-Rodamco Robert Taubman - Chairman, President...Show More Summary

What Hedge Funds Think About Regency Centers Corp (REG)

In the financial world, there are plenty of gauges investors can use to track Mr. Market. A couple of the most underrated are hedge fund and insider trading sentiment. At Insider Monkey, our studies have shown that, historically, those who follow the top picks of the top money managers can trounce the market by a […]

The 2 Definitive Online Resources For Anyone Keeping Tabs On The Federal Reserve

The monetary policy of the Federal Reserve is a very powerful driver of financial markets around the world. The same can be said for the other major central banks. In The Fed Center, we’ve aggregated links to their home pages, policy statements, publications, research papers, tweets, and the speeches of their top officials. Show More Summary

Hedge Funds Are Dumping Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (SKT)

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (NYSE:SKT) shareholders have witnessed a decrease in hedge fund sentiment in recent months. In the financial world, there are plenty of methods market participants can use to monitor their holdings. Some of the most useful are hedge fund and insider trading sentiment. At Insider Monkey, our research analyses have shown [...]

Jean-Michel Sévérino: Why Development in the 21st Century Must Be Centered on Nature and Local Communities

The World Bank reported earlier this year that global poverty rates continue to fall. While this is extremely encouraging news at a time of financial...

Final pieces lifted to top of Freedom Tower

12 months agoNews : Field Notes

On a clear sunny day in New York City's financial district, building crews hoisted the final steel spire that will top One World Trade Center, also known as Freedom Tower. The spire, weighing about 758 tons, will crown the building at 1,776 feet when finally installed. Once in pl …

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