A man wearing a protective mask is seen inside the Shanghai Stock Exchange building, as the country is hit by a new coronavirus outbreak, at the Pudong financial district in Shanghai, China February 28, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegister SHANGHAI, Sept 23 (Reuters) – Five Chinese tech-focused ETFs launched […]

In the middle of the national rail strike last month when demand for cabs was sky-high, a group of Uber drivers decided they, too, would strike for 24 hours. A few hundred of them marched in protest to Uber’s London office in Aldgate Tower, complaining of poverty pay and arbitrary management by algorithm. It was […]

The logo of Binance is seen on their exhibition stand at the Delta Summit, Malta’s official Blockchain and Digital Innovation event promoting cryptocurrency, in Ta’ Qali, Malta October 3, 2019. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register NEW YORK, June 13 (Reuters) – Binance U.S. and its CEO were […]

Scott Ferguson, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager for Sachem Head Capital Management LP, presents during the 2018 Sohn Investment Conference in New York City, U.S., April 23, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register May 10 (Reuters) – US Foods Holding Corp

Foreign investors may abandon the U.S. if the regional center EB-5 program is not expeditiously … [+] re-established. getty The U.S. EB-5 regional center program has endured a lot of setbacks over the last few years. Foreign investor confidence in the program was shaken by a string of events. For one thing, renewals of the […]

While a lot has been made about Christie’s sale in March 2021 as a breakthrough event in the art market, the traditional art world’s interest in NFTs can be traced back to that house’s October 2020 sale of a Robert Alice work with an accompanying NFT, the first time a major auction house sold one […]

Food service company US Foods Holding Corp. USFD, -1.77% said Monday it has “constructively engaged” with activist shareholder Sachem Head to avoid a proxy contest at its coming annual shareholder meeting but has been unable to reach an agreement. Sachem Head in February nominated seven candidates for election to the board and said it believes […]

ADP shows U.S. private jobs pick up in September American Airlines, Nucor fall on GS downgrades Indexes: Dow +0.30%, S&P 500 +0.41%, Nasdaq +0.47% Oct 6 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended higher on Wednesday as investors grew more optimistic that congressional Democrats and Republicans . . .

MOSCOW — A Russian court sentenced on Friday an American businessman who is one of the country’s most prominent foreign investors to a suspended sentence of five-and-a-half years in a penal colony for a conviction on embezzlement charges, in a ruling that could hurt Russia’s ability to attract foreign investment. The suspended sentence for the […]

MOSCOW, Aug 5 (Reuters) – A Russian court on Thursday found U.S. investor Michael Calvey guilty of embezzlement, his representatives said, in a case followed closely by the international business community. Calvey, the founder of Russia-focused private equity group Baring Vostok, was detained along with other executives in early 2019 on charges of embezzlement linked […]

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