Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Beyond forced labor: How UNC made its founding investments on slavery, stolen property –...

Beyond forced labor: How UNC made its founding investments on slavery, stolen property  The Daily Tar HeelWhile the labor and trading of enslaved people was central to establishing and growing UNC, it was also a...

Canada lagging on tech research and investments, says CEO of HP Canada – Airdrie...

Canada lagging on tech research and investments, says CEO of HP Canada  Airdrie TodayTORONTO — The head of HP Canada says the country is not investing enough in the technology sector to become a global...

WHO urges investments to stop measles transmission in Europe – World Health Organization

WHO urges investments to stop measles transmission in Europe  World Health OrganizationThe first-ever WHO Strategic Response Plan (SRP) for a measles emergency was launched today to ensure financial commitment to stop the spread of this...

US security experts admit China’s 5G dominance, push for public investment – TechCrunch

US security experts admit China's 5G dominance, push for public investment  TechCrunchU.S. security experts are conceding that China has won the race to develop and deploy the 5G telecommunications infrastructure seen as underpinning the next...

Trafigura’s shipping investments – from steel to paper – Seatrade Maritime News

Trafigura's shipping investments – from steel to paper  Seatrade Maritime NewsTrader Trafigura has sold its tanker newbuilds in major deals with Scorpio Tankers and Frontline taking stakes in both shipowners, Barry Parker examines its ...

Aberdeen Standard names first ESG investment director for Asia-Pacific – Pensions & Investments

Aberdeen Standard names first ESG investment director for Asia-Pacific  Pensions & InvestmentsDanielle Welsh-Rose joined Aberdeen Standard Investments in Sydney as ESG investment director for the Asia-Pacific region.

China province wants Davao City as partner for trade, investments – INQUIRER.net

China province wants Davao City as partner for trade, investments  INQUIRER.netDAVAO CITY, Davao del Sur, Philippines — Mayor Sara Duterte drew chuckles from among her Chinese guests here on Sept. 14 when she said there...

Shoring up investment – Bangkok Post

Shoring up investment  Bangkok PostThe plan to reclaim a 3000-rai land plot in Sri Racha district, Chon Buri province has ignited voices of support and dissent as questions are raised over whether ...

New Bitcoin Mutual Fund Eases Crypto for Wary Asian Investors – CoinDesk

New Bitcoin Mutual Fund Eases Crypto for Wary Asian Investors  CoinDeskHong Kong-based venture capital group CMCC Global launched its Liberty Bitcoin Fund to provide crypto currency access to accredited investors in Asia who ...

These iAngels Are Bringing New Heavyweights Into Bitcoin Investing – CoinDesk

These iAngels Are Bringing New Heavyweights Into Bitcoin Investing  CoinDeskA former lawyer, software engineer and Wall Street veteran walk into a bar. By the time they leave, everyone there is jazzed about bitcoin. That's how...

Global medtech revenues reach all-time high, yet innovation investments lag – PRNewswire

Global medtech revenues reach all-time high, yet innovation investments lag  PRNewswireNEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The global medical technology (medtech) industry continues to grow, but its long-term growth outlook is at risk due...

Apple’s Investment in India: Did Trump Compel It? – Market Realist

Apple's Investment in India: Did Trump Compel It?  Market RealistIn a well-strategized move, Apple (AAPL) is relocating its production base to India. Apple's investment in India will be around $1 billion.

News More investment interest from overseas investors – FBC News

News More investment interest from overseas investors  FBC NewsFiji's investor confidence continues to grow as our economy is anticipated to maintain its positive growth trend. More areas of investment were identified during ...

Hot trends in investing – – KUSI

Hot trends in investing -  KUSISAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Many are currently searching for profitable industries to invest in. President of Wilsey Asset Management Brent M. Wilsey joins KUSI to tell ...

Govt to allow more self-managed bonded zones to boost exports, investments – Jakarta Post

Govt to allow more self-managed bonded zones to boost exports, investments  Jakarta PostThe Finance Ministry on Sept. 19 announced that as many as 119 of the total of 1372 bonded zones in the country have...

Why This Investment Account Is Becoming More Popular – NerdWallet

Why This Investment Account Is Becoming More Popular  NerdWalletBrokerage accounts offer investors a lot more flexibility than retirement accounts, such as IRAs and 401(k)s. But that flexibility comes at a price: taxes.

How to Ensure Opportunity Zone Investments Strengthen Local Communities – Stanford Social Innovation Review

How to Ensure Opportunity Zone Investments Strengthen Local Communities  Stanford Social Innovation ReviewFoundations, governments, and crowdfunding platforms show how Opportunity Zones can live up to their promise of making investors money while helping ...

Genesis Trading Acquires Quant Investment Firm Qu Capital – CoinDesk

Genesis Trading Acquires Quant Investment Firm Qu Capital  CoinDeskDigital currency trader and lender Genesis expanded its trading and research capabilities by acquiring New York-based quantitative investment firm Qu Capital.

From South Africa to Palestine: End Investment in Apartheid Crimes—Letter to the Editor of...

From South Africa to Palestine: End Investment in Apartheid Crimes—Letter to the Editor of The Occidental College Newspaper  Washington Report on Middle East AffairsFor more than 36 years, the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs...

Stripe’s Valuation Stretches To $35B With New $250M Investment – Crunchbase News

Stripe's Valuation Stretches To $35B With New $250M Investment  Crunchbase NewsPayment processing startup Stripe raised $250 million in a new round of funding, bringing the company's valuation to $35 billion, according to the Wall Street...