Westpac Probed by Regulator on Insider Trading Allegations

Westpac Probed by Regulator on Insider Trading Allegations
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Australia’s securities regulator is probing Westpac Banking Corp. on allegations of insider trading, just months after the country’s second-biggest lender paid a record fine to settle breaches of anti-money laundering laws.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN

'Good Jewish boy' or chief 'infiltrator'? NJ man spent years as fake rabbi in Israel, groups say

'Good Jewish boy' or chief 'infiltrator'? NJ man spent years as fake rabbi in Israel, groups say
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Watchdog groups say Michael Elk grew up in a Christian family in Salem County but spent the last 15 years in Israel pretending to be a rabbi.
Sentiment: negative
17 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $CMT

ESG links: measuring impact

Added 5 days ago
Summary: We are now publishing our ESG links on a monthly basis. You can check out the previous set of links including a look at ten big sustainability themes for 2021.
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Stocks: $MORN$DNOW

Ecofin's Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund (TSIFX) Reaches 3rd Anniversary and Quarterly Commentary is Published

Ecofin's Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund (TSIFX) Reaches 3rd Anniversary and Quarterly Commentary is Published
Added 5 days ago
Summary: LEAWOOD, KS / ACCESSWIRE / April 30, 2021 / Ecofin, a sustainable investment firm, is pleased to announce that Ecofin Tax-Advantaged Social Impact Fund (TSIFX) reached its third anniversary during the quarter. Additionally, Ecofin's Social Impact team released its TSIFX quarterly commentary piece. The piece highlights deal transactions made during the quarter and includes a market update and outlook. A copy of the commentary piece is
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $SAFE$YLD$MAG

There's no hotter area on Wall Street than ESG with sustainability-focused funds nearing $2 trillion

There's no hotter area on Wall Street than ESG with sustainability-focused funds nearing $2 trillion
Added 6 days ago
Summary: Record inflows into sustainability-focused funds during the first quarter pushed total assets to nearly $2 trillion.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Google CEO on India's Covid crisis: The worst is yet to come - CNN Video

Google CEO on India's Covid crisis: The worst is yet to come - CNN Video
Added 9 days ago
Summary: Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, tells CNN's Poppy Harlow what the company is doing to support India. He says, getting "the right information on the ground has been a big focus for us."
2 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Ellen Pao: The biggest myth about tech is that work is a meritocracy - CNN Video

Ellen Pao: The biggest myth about tech is that work is a meritocracy - CNN Video
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The former CEO of Reddit speaks up about the discrimination she has faced in her career and urges companies to take another look at how inclusive their workplaces really are.
2 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN$DOW

BENQI Completes $6 Million Funding Round Led By Ascensive

BENQI Completes $6 Million Funding Round Led By Ascensive
Added 10 days ago
Summary: BENQI, an algorithmic liquidity protocol on Avalanche, is proud to announce the raising of $6 million in funding from external investors and advisors.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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BENQI Completes $6 Million Funding Round Led by Ascensive | The Daily Hodl

BENQI Completes $6 Million Funding Round Led by Ascensive | The Daily Hodl
Added 10 days ago
Summary: BENQI, an algorithmic liquidity protocol on Avalanche, is proud to announce the raising of $6 million in funding from external investors and advisors. Thanks to this funding round, the lending and borrowing protocol on Avalanche will continue developing its services and features.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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BENQI Ended Funding Round With $6M From External Investors and Advisors

BENQI Ended Funding Round With $6M From External Investors and Advisors
Added 10 days ago
Summary: BENQI ended funding round with $6 million funding round raised from the external investors and advisors.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$TISI

Altcoins on Binance Smart Chain Could Skyrocket, Says Davis

Altcoins on Binance Smart Chain Could Skyrocket, Says Davis
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Crypto YouTuber Lark Davis talked about Binance Smart Chain (BSC) many opportunities for investors. With its low fees and fast transactions.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Don-Key Collects $2.2M in Private Funding for Social Yield Farming Platform

Don-Key Collects $2.2M in Private Funding for Social Yield Farming Platform
Added 11 days ago
Summary: Don-key.finance, a DeFi yield farming aggregator, recently announced the completion of its first private funding, collecting $2.2 million in total from
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN
Cryptos: $DEFI

Red-Hot Crop Markets to Give Years-Long Boost to Global Traders

Red-Hot Crop Markets to Give Years-Long Boost to Global Traders
Added 11 days ago
Summary: Voracious crop demand in China and tight global supplies have helped agricultural firms Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. and Bunge Ltd. outperform the broader S&P 500 this year, and the good times may last a bit longer.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$DNOW

Bitcoin Mania Helps Fund’s Returns, But Crypto Push Leads to Downgrade

Bitcoin Mania Helps Fund’s Returns, But Crypto Push Leads to Downgrade
Added 12 days ago
Summary: Morningstar said the Emerald Advisers fund was taking on too much cryptocurrency risk.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

‘They’re stealing our customers and we’ve had enough’: is Deliveroo killing restaurant culture?

‘They’re stealing our customers and we’ve had enough’: is Deliveroo killing restaurant culture?
Added 13 days ago
Summary: The takeaway service may have felt like a lifeline during lockdown, but its ambitious vision will dramatically change the way we eat
Sentiment: positive
48 minute read
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Investors doubt U.S. capital gains tax plan alone can derail market rally

Investors doubt U.S. capital gains tax plan alone can derail market rally
Added 13 days ago
Summary: U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday from a day-earlier swoon as investors digested the implications of a planned capital gains tax hike, with many pointing to reasons why such a policy alone would be unlikely to threaten the rally in equities.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Terranova Picks: Genesis Shards, Redefining NFTs as DeFi Options

Terranova Picks: Genesis Shards, Redefining NFTs as DeFi Options
Added 13 days ago
Summary: Genesis Shards creates an environment for illiquid tokens without investors having to worry about the often obscure OTC arena.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN

Astronauts welcome new crew aboard the International Space Station - CNN Video

Astronauts welcome new crew aboard the International Space Station - CNN Video
Added 13 days ago
Summary: A SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft — carrying four astronauts from three countries — docked with the International Space Station and was welcomed by the crew they're relieving ahead of their six-month stay in space.
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Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Tradestars secures $1.67 million investment in a private strategic funding round

Tradestars secures $1.67 million investment in a private strategic funding round
Added 14 days ago
Summary: TradeStars, the first fantasy stocks platform on Ethereum just announced it has completed its strategic investment round. Read more.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$TISI

Personal finance links: just one question

Added 15 days ago
Summary: Wednesdays are all about personal finance here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at why new retirees tend to underspend early in retirement.
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Stocks: $MORN

AT&T, Equifax, Credit Suisse, Ether: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

AT&T, Equifax, Credit Suisse, Ether: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Stock futures paused as jobless numbers ticked down and ahead of new earnings.
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Cryptos: $MEME

Investors look for answers from Credit Suisse earnings after Archegos and Greensill sagas

Investors look for answers from Credit Suisse earnings after Archegos and Greensill sagas
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Following the booming profit beats of its Wall Street rivals, Credit Suisse is expected to report a significant loss on Thursday as it navigates the fallout from two high-profile crises.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Robinhood Trader May Face $800,000 Tax Bill

Robinhood Trader May Face $800,000 Tax Bill
Added 17 days ago
Summary: A Robinhood newbie is facing a potential tax bill of $800,000 despite only making $45,000 in net trading profits. The case should serve as a loud warning for the new crop of do-it-yourself investors.
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Cryptos: $CTL

Research links: scarce edges

Added 17 days ago
Summary: Tuesdays are all about academic (and practitioner) literature at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at how to skeptically look at how fund performance is presented.
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Stocks: $MORN

Plant-based meat alternative brand Incogmeato launches Chik'n Tenders

Plant-based meat alternative brand Incogmeato launches Chik'n Tenders
Added 18 days ago
Summary: Incogmeato, the plant-based meat alternative brand from Morningstar Farms, is launching Chik'n Tenders this month, the latest addition to the plant-based...
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$WMT

Morningstar presses court to dismiss SEC's mortgage ratings lawsuit

Morningstar presses court to dismiss SEC's mortgage ratings lawsuit
Added 18 days ago
Summary: Ratings and research firm Morningstar Inc has asked a New York judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the top U.S. securities regulator over ratings of commercial mortgage-backed securities, according to a court document.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN

Dogecoin's value has skyrocketed this year - CNN Video

Dogecoin's value has skyrocketed this year - CNN Video
Added 18 days ago
Summary: Dogecoin's popularity has soared this year, buoyed in part by the adoption of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies by business and mainstream investors. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.
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Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Nifty News: NYT says NFTs in pandemic-fueled bubble, Polkamon eggs produce $1M gas ...

Nifty News: NYT says NFTs in pandemic-fueled bubble, Polkamon eggs produce $1M gas ...
Added a month ago
Summary: A property investor failed to sell a 50% stake in a house as an NFT, Polkamon has gone crazy again, and the New York Times has likened NFTs to “tulip mania”
5 people have read this

Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: A group of religious and socially conscious investors and other funds are ramping up pressure on Western companies over alleged human rights ...
Sentiment: negative
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Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: A group of religious and socially conscious investors and other funds are ramping up pressure on Western companies over alleged human rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region, highlighting the challenges for brands trying to maintain their business ties amid rising tensions.
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Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $FSN

Sweden Solar System |

Added 2 months ago
Summary: The Sweden Solar System (SSS) is the world’s largest model of our planetary system. The Sun is represented by the Globe in Stockholm, the largest spherical building in the world, and the planets are lined up in direction north from here.
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
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Cathie Wood’s ARK Finds Gains and Pain in Money-Losing Companies

Cathie Wood’s ARK Finds Gains and Pain in Money-Losing Companies
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Heavily invested in unprofitable companies, ARK Investment Management’s exchange-traded funds likely face more volatility ahead.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $ARK

Are your NFTs on the wrong blockchain?

Are your NFTs on the wrong blockchain?
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Buying an NFT on an insecure blockchain could leave you with a worthless digital collectible.
5 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Rupert Murdoch prepares to hand over his media empire

Rupert Murdoch prepares to hand over his media empire
Added 2 months ago
Summary: As the mogul turns 90, investors and offspring get ready for a battle over its future
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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Meteoric growth of Purpose Bitcoin ETF slows, but price premium remains | Modern Consensus.

Meteoric growth of Purpose Bitcoin ETF slows, but price premium remains | Modern Consensus.
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The first Canadian exchange traded fund’s massive initial inflow subsided at around $500 million, but it still commands a price premium over BTC of nearly 30% “The initial surge in interest was evidence of some combination of pent-up demand, investors switching from other means of getting Bitcoin exposure, and the fact that Bitcoin’s price was notching new highs as the Purpose ETF began trading,” said Ben Johnson, Morningstar’s global director of ETF research. “Longer term, I expect volumes will
7 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN
Cryptos: $BTC

Canada's BTC ETF Is Experiencing Slump in Activity - Crypto Press

Added 2 months ago
Summary: Canada’s first bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) was released to the public not too long ago. The idea of a bitcoin-based ETF had been in the back of investors’ minds for some time, and now that the product has been unveiled, it looks like many fantasies are becoming real, but is it possible that the product […]
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $MORN
Cryptos: $BTC$BIT

North America's First Bitcoin ETF Now Holds Over 11,000 BTC – Markets and Prices Bitcoin News

North America's First Bitcoin ETF Now Holds Over 11,000 BTC – Markets and Prices Bitcoin News
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The first bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) in North America now holds over 11,000 bitcoins. Purpose Bitcoin ETF saw strong interest at launch. An ETF researcher explained that the surge in interest was evidence of some combination of pent-up demand, the price of bitcoin, and investors switching from other means of getting cryptocurrency exposure.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN$SSTK

How Bitcoin Fits In A Retirement Portfolio

How Bitcoin Fits In A Retirement Portfolio
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Crypto has a low correlation with stocks. What does that mean?
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$BLK

Oregon’s Logging Industry Says It Can’t Afford New Taxes. But Prices Have Never Been Higher and Profits Are Soaring.

Oregon’s Logging Industry Says It Can’t Afford New Taxes. But Prices Have Never Been Higher and Profits Are Soaring.
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Lobbyists claim the timber industry is "up against the ropes." Here's what they're not saying: Lumber prices are at record highs.
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$CIA

Bitcoin: Flash Crash or 2018 All Over Again?

Bitcoin: Flash Crash or 2018 All Over Again?
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin makes for an extremely volatile ride, as do blockchain stocks like HIVE Blockchain Technologies (TSXV:HIVE).
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$USDT

Why Are Active Bond Funds Considering Bitcoin Exposure?

Why Are Active Bond Funds Considering Bitcoin Exposure?
Added 2 months ago
Summary: With interest rates low, managers of active fixed income funds are looking for ways to boost returns. Bitcoin could actually be part of that equation.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$RISE

These Trump supporters are convinced he will be president again on March 4 - CNN Video

These Trump supporters are convinced he will be president again on March 4 - CNN Video
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Donald Trump lost the presidential election. But some of his supporters have bought into a conspiracy theory that says Trump will be president again on March 4. CNN's Donie O'Sullivan reports.
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Cathie Wood’s Main ETF Fluctuates After $4.9 Billion Asset Drop

Cathie Wood’s Main ETF Fluctuates After $4.9 Billion Asset Drop
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Ark Investment Management’s miserable week showed few signs of easing on Friday, as its flagship exchange-traded fund battled to avoid a fifth day of declines.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $ARK

The Bygone Mall Stores That Lubbock Misses the Most (Part 1)

The Bygone Mall Stores That Lubbock Misses the Most (Part 1)
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The mall was a huge part of many of our childhood's and teens and each store was carefully curated to fit a certain look, feel, mood, even identity.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $ICON

Bitcoin Could Spread to More Fixed-Income Funds

Bitcoin Could Spread to More Fixed-Income Funds
Added 2 months ago
Summary: It’s most likely to appear in more-aggressive strategies, so mind your manager’s approach.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC

Global Potash Demand May Face Test as Indian Imports Set to Ease

Global Potash Demand May Face Test as Indian Imports Set to Ease
Added 3 months ago
Summary: India’s going to be buying less potash after a run-up in prices, according to the country’s largest importer of the fertilizer, a move that may undercut expectations for global demand to hit a record this year.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN

Raging Success of First Bitcoin Fund Shows Who Leads ETF Market - BNN Bloomberg

Raging Success of First Bitcoin Fund Shows Who Leads ETF Market -  BNN Bloomberg
Added 3 months ago
Summary: (Bloomberg) -- The roaring success of the first-ever Bitcoin exchange-traded fund will have been no surprise to cryptocurrency fans. But if they don’t know about ETFs, the venue might have been startling.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN
Cryptos: $BTC

Everyone is talking up bitcoin as cryptocurrencies go mainstream

Everyone is talking up bitcoin as cryptocurrencies go mainstream
Added 3 months ago
Summary: But some say this moment in the sun is more hype than substance
Sentiment: positive
14 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC

China Imposes Further Caps on Online Lending Amid Clampdown

China Imposes Further Caps on Online Lending Amid Clampdown
Added 3 months ago
Summary: China’s banking regulator imposed new restrictions on banks and financial institutions working with online microlenders including those led by Jack Ma’s Ant Group Co., dealing further blows to one of the fastest-growing business segments for financial-technology behemoths.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $FISI$MORN

Research links: adequate compensation for bearing uncertainty

Added 3 months ago
Summary: February 16, 2021
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Ethernity Chain Concludes Strategic Investment Round with Top Blockchain VCs

Ethernity Chain Concludes Strategic Investment Round with Top Blockchain VCs
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Ethernity has just announced it has concluded a strategic investment round that has helped it plant the seeds for the NFT ecosystem it is working on.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN
Cryptos: $DADI

See NASA's big plans for its new Mars rover, Perseverance - CNN Video

See NASA's big plans for its new Mars rover, Perseverance - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: This is Perseverance, the next rover that NASA is sending to Mars. It's the first to collect rock and dust samples that will be returned to Earth.
2 minute read
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Personal finance links: the goal of tax planning

Added 3 months ago
Summary: Wednesdays are all about personal finance here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at what to do if you think you have ‘enough.’
4 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN

Pay gap for U.S. female executives narrows but persists

Pay gap for U.S. female executives narrows but persists
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Even women who make it to the top ranks of U.S. corporations face a persistent pay gap compared with men in leadership roles, a new study of corporate filings found.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $AMZN$MORN

How Bitcoin investors are managing the asset's volatility - AMBCrypto

How Bitcoin investors are managing the asset's volatility - AMBCrypto
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Bloomberg columnist Nir Kaissar explained how Bitcoin investors have managed to overcome the massive volatile nature of the asset’s price
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN
Cryptos: $BTC

India Drafts Bill to Create Government Cryptocurrency, Ban Private Cryptocurrencies, with Exceptions

India Drafts Bill to Create Government Cryptocurrency, Ban Private Cryptocurrencies, with Exceptions
Added 3 months ago
Summary: India's Parliament is expected to consider a bill to ban "private" cryptocurrencies, with some as yet unspecified exceptions, which would allow the government to create a state-sanctioned digital...
8 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$CIA

Bitcoin (BTC) Volatility Hasn't "Burned" Investors, Bloomberg Expert Explains Why

Bitcoin (BTC) Volatility Hasn't "Burned" Investors, Bloomberg Expert Explains Why
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Bloomberg columnist Nir Kaissar studied the macro dynamics of money inflows into Bitcoin (BTC) and has indicated major global patterns
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN
Cryptos: $BTC

Hyundai's TIGER X-1 concept car can walk on four legs - CNN Video

Hyundai's TIGER X-1 concept car can walk on four legs - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Hyundai's uncrewed concept car, TIGER X-1, is designed to drive on four wheels and walk on four legs. Its design will allow it to carry cargo over difficult terrain such as emergency medical equipment according to the company. Hyundai says it will be at least five years before it's ready to bring the concept car into production.
2 minute read
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The future of the food supply chain lives on a rooftop in Montreal

The future of the food supply chain lives on a rooftop in Montreal
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Lufa Farms embraces tech to bring sustainable, locally-sourced food to the city.
5 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$DOW

French Bank Natixis, Plagued by Setbacks, to Go Private in $4.5 Billion Deal

French Bank Natixis, Plagued by Setbacks, to Go Private in $4.5 Billion Deal
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Financial group BPCE plans to buy out minority shareholders of the investment bank, taking private the unit that has been plagued by bad bets and trading losses.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Exclusive: Uber shops around nearly third of new Mission Bay HQ for lease

Exclusive: Uber shops around nearly third of new Mission Bay HQ for lease
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The ride-hailing giant is the latest company to market available space in San Francisco as employment patterns change.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
4 people have read this

Man accidentally swallows AirPod in his sleep - CNN Video

Man accidentally swallows AirPod in his sleep - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Doctors retrieve an AirPod that a man swallowed in his sleep. But does it still work? Jeanne Moos talks to the AirPod swallower.
2 minute read
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Watch how guest host opened 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' as Fox was canceling it - CNN Video

Watch how guest host opened 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' as Fox was canceling it - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Lou Dobbs, the longtime host of the signature right-wing talk show on the Fox Business Network, was canned by the network just 24 hours after Dobbs and Fox were named in a $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit filed by voting technology company Smartmatic.
2 minute read
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Biden doesn't believe minimum wage hike will survive relief bill - CNN Video

Biden doesn't believe minimum wage hike will survive relief bill - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: During an interview with "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell," President Joe Biden conceded that he does not believe he will be able to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour through his $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief proposal due to the Senate's rules.
2 minute read
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'Wayne's World' set for Super Bowl ad debut - CNN Video

'Wayne's World' set for Super Bowl ad debut - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: "Wayne's World" stars Mike Myers and Dana Carvey are reuniting their characters, Wayne Campbell and Garth Algar, for an Uber Eats Super Bowl commercial.
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More bubbles, less shorting. What the GameStop craziness could mean for the future of investing

More bubbles, less shorting. What the GameStop craziness could mean for the future of investing
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The GameStop bubble already appears to be popping. Experts say the event could spark changes for both the market and investors.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
7 people have read this

Mark Cuban on 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' cancellation: Words have consequences - CNN Video

Mark Cuban on 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' cancellation: Words have consequences - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN's Chris Cuomo speaks with Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks, about Fox Business Network's cancellation of "Lou Dobbs Tonight," the network's top-rated right-wing talk show hosted by Lou Dobbs.
2 minute read
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The Biden Administration Is About to Put Its Stamp on Financial Regulation. What Investors Can Expect.

The Biden Administration Is About to Put Its Stamp on Financial Regulation. What Investors Can Expect.
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Investors big and small could benefit from rules that boost transparency and financial protections, while the financial-services industry can look forward to stricter rules and tougher enforcement.
5 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$GME
Cryptos: $BTC

Fox Business Network abruptly cancels 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' - CNN Video

Fox Business Network abruptly cancels 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Lou Dobbs, by far the highest-rated host on the Fox Business Network, has just been canned by the network. CNN's Brian Stelter reports the sudden move comes after Dobbs and others were named in a $2.7 billion election lawsuit.
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India Internet shutdown inflames backlash over farmer protests

India Internet shutdown inflames backlash over farmer protests
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Protestors and public figures are calling on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government to restore Internet service across the country.
4 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Why Sean Hannity's claims on QAnon aren't adding up - CNN Video

Why Sean Hannity's claims on QAnon aren't adding up - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN's Brianna Keilar rolls the tape on Fox News host Sean Hannity's comments on QAnon, where he claims "not a single conservative" shares conspiratorial beliefs.
2 minute read
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Netflix is doubling down on Asia with K-dramas and mobile-only deals. But China remains elusive

Netflix is doubling down on Asia with K-dramas and mobile-only deals. But China remains elusive
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Netflix has amassed some 200 million subscribers and cemented its status as the king of streaming video. Now it's looking to run up the score with a big push into Asia, its fastest-growing region.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRW

Brian Stelter: Fox News election lawsuit is about liars on television - CNN Video

Brian Stelter: Fox News election lawsuit is about liars on television - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN's Brian Stelter says that the $2.7B lawsuit filed by Smartmatic, a company that makes voting machines used in the 2020 election, against Fox News and some of former President Donald Trump's allies over fraud claims made about the election is about lies told on TV and not about journalism.
2 minute read
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Morningstar Financial Research, Analysis, Data and News

Added 3 months ago
Summary: Investment education, tools, data, news and research on shares, funds, investment trusts and ETFs to help you make better investing decisions
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Stocks: $MORN$GME
Cryptos: $BTC

U.S. Global Investors Announces Increase in Dividend and Reports Strong Acceleration of Growth in Assets, with Total Operating Revenues Increasing 60% QoQ, 480% YoY

Added 3 months ago
Summary: San Antonio, TX, Feb. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Global Investors, Inc. (NASDAQ: GROW) (the “Company”), a boutique registered investment advisory...
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$MTL

Watch CNN go inside a gathering of QAnon followers - CNN Video

Watch CNN go inside a gathering of QAnon followers - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN's Donie O'Sullivan went inside a gathering of QAnon followers in Arizona, just a couple of weeks before the 2020 election.
2 minute read
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Nicholas Kristof: 'Extremism is a losing strategy' - CNN Video

Nicholas Kristof: 'Extremism is a losing strategy' - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: New York Times columnist Nick Kristof says he penned "a letter to my conservative friends" after hearing their undue fears. He says conservative media is scamming its audience. It's important to have "sensible right-wing critics," he says, but "that doesn't mean that we need extremists who are preaching things that end up killing people."
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Retirement planning, saving money are easier when you set rules for yourself

Retirement planning, saving money are easier when you set rules for yourself
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Saving money and planning for retirement can be daunting, but when you make a few rules for yourself, it can make personal finance a lot easier.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $MORN

Brian Stelter: Reducing a liar's reach is not the same as censorship - CNN Video

Brian Stelter: Reducing a liar's reach is not the same as censorship - CNN Video
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Summary: CNN's Brian Stelter examines the information pollution in media and right-wing claims of censorship.
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John Krasinski hosts Saturday Night Live: Video highlights - CNN Video

John Krasinski hosts Saturday Night Live: Video highlights - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: "Saturday Night Live" returned for its first show of 2021, and it poked fun at Marjorie Taylor Greene, the Capitol insurrection and also includes a kiss between John Krasinski and Pete Davidson.
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Buy the Tesla Dip? This 5-Star Investing Guru Just Did

Buy the Tesla Dip? This 5-Star Investing Guru Just Did
Added 3 months ago
Summary: When opportunity strikes, star performers step up.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Stocks: $MORN$TSLA

Sequoia’s Doug Leone turns on Trump

Sequoia’s Doug Leone turns on Trump
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Summary: Prominent Silicon Valley Trump supporter Doug Leone is turning away after the events of Capitol Hill
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Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Here's where your 'free' online returns actually end up - CNN Video

Here's where your 'free' online returns actually end up - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Many people think the online purchases they return for free end up being sold to another customer. But the truth is much more complicated. From landfills to liquidation warehouses, here's where your returns really end up.
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Trader is a millionaire on paper after risky GameStop bet - CNN Video

Trader is a millionaire on paper after risky GameStop bet - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: This trader is a millionaire on paper after taking a risk buying GameStop stock. Now he and many in the subreddit Wallstreetbets are holding on for more gains.
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Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev speaks to Cuomo after GameStop stock chaos - CNN Video

Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev speaks to Cuomo after GameStop stock chaos - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN's Chris Cuomo speaks with Vlad Tenev, CEO of the stock-trading app Robinhood, after the company barred traders from buying shares of GameStop promoted by WallStreetBets, a popular subreddit for investors.
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Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev speaks to Cuomo after GameStop stock chaos - CNN Video

Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev speaks to Cuomo after GameStop stock chaos - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN's Chris Cuomo speaks with Vlad Tenev, CEO of the stock-trading app Robinhood, after the company barred traders from buying shares of GameStop promoted by WallStreetBets, a popular subreddit for investors.
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What is Robinhood? What to know about company under fire over GameStop trade restrictions

What is Robinhood? What to know about company under fire over GameStop trade restrictions
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Robinhood, founded in 2013 by Vladimir Tenev and Baiju Bhatt, is a financial services company whose mission is to "democratize finance for all" by offering commission-free trading on individual companies, options and ETFs. In addition, the company also offers cash management accounts and cryptocurrency trading.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $CTL

Here's what traveling by hyperloop might be like - CNN Video

Here's what traveling by hyperloop might be like - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Hyperloop high speed transportation is still years away, but a new concept video from Virgin Hyperloop gives a glimpse into the future of high speed transit.
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How South African ingenuity helped propel ventilator manufacturing - CNN Video

How South African ingenuity helped propel ventilator manufacturing - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: South Africa's "SAVE-P" project is driving local efforts to mass produce an inexpensive alternative to an essential piece of medical equipment.
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WallStreetBets founder on GameStop: There is no precedent for this - CNN Video

WallStreetBets founder on GameStop: There is no precedent for this - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Jaime Rogozinski, founder of the WallStreetBets trading forum on Reddit, says people are "placing bets on a market in a way that they are actually affecting the odds of the outcome." He speaks with CNN's Julia Chatterley about the stock frenzy.
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Fox News taking hard-right turn in post-Trump era - CNN Video

Fox News taking hard-right turn in post-Trump era - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: In the post-Trump era, Fox News is taking a hard-right turn in a bid to win back an audience that it's losing. CNN's Brian Stelter reports.
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Jordan Belfort: GameStop frenzy is a 'modified pump and dump' - CNN Video

Jordan Belfort: GameStop frenzy is a 'modified pump and dump' - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: "Wolf of Wall Street" author Jordan Belfort discusses GameStop's stock surge and what it means for Wall Street investors.
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Exclusive: Fintech startup Check raises $35 million, led by Stripe

Exclusive: Fintech startup Check raises $35 million, led by Stripe
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The new payroll fintech promises easier integration of payroll functions into specialized business management software, similar to what Stripe does for payments.
1 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Why NASA calls landing the Mars rover '7 minutes of terror' - CNN Video

Why NASA calls landing the Mars rover '7 minutes of terror' - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Soon NASA's Perseverance rover will attempt to land on the surface of Mars. Here's why it is crucial for all the steps to go exactly as planned.
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'Money talks': Avlon on why major corporate donors halted funding GOP - CNN Video

'Money talks': Avlon on why major corporate donors halted funding GOP - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN's John Avlon explains why major corporations have decided to stop political donations to the Republican party following the Capitol Hill attacks and why the action is significant.
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$1,400 stimulus checks look likely—but the recipients might change this time

$1,400 stimulus checks look likely—but the recipients might change this time
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Senators from both sides of the aisle have been discussing making the $1,400 direct payments more targeted toward families in financial need. Biden has said he is open to exploring such changes.
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Stocks: $MORN$DOW

Massive internet outage hits U.S. East Coast taking down Gmail, Slack, and Amazon AWS

Massive internet outage hits U.S. East Coast taking down Gmail, Slack, and Amazon AWS
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Large swaths of the internet were down on Tuesday afternoon, as outages hit everything from Google's Gmail to Slack.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $MKR

Coronavirus vaccine rollout: Here's how the European Union compares to countries with top Covid-19 vaccination rates - CNN Video

Coronavirus vaccine rollout: Here's how the European Union compares to countries with top Covid-19 vaccination rates - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Despite being part of the world's biggest single market, European Union countries have vaccinated only a tiny fraction of their populations compared with Israel, the US and Britain. Patience among the EU's 450 million citizens is wearing thin. CNN's Nina dos Santos reports.
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The US-China tech rivary will likely continue under Biden presidency. Here's why - CNN Video

The US-China tech rivary will likely continue under Biden presidency. Here's why  - CNN Video
Added 3 months ago
Summary: In the Trump era, we witnessed rounds of intensive clashes between US and China in the field of technology. The Biden administration may take a more nuanced approach than Trump to diplomacy, but the tech rivalry will likely continue. CNN's Selina Wang reports.
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