Month: September 2021

Topline Stocks fell sharply Thursday afternoon as lawmakers in Washington, D.C., struggled to come to terms on spending measures investors have been anticipating for weeks, with one key Democratic senator saying he’ll only support a massive social spending package encompassing many of President Joe Biden’s policy priorities if the price tag is cut by more
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Working remotely in a business built around relationships means adapting in more ways than one. For most financial advisory firms, the pandemic accelerated advancements already underway in virtual communications and paperless transactions. The best businesses maintained their personal connections with clients and safeguarded customer data at the same time. “We are now fully in the
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IOI Properties Group said Wednesday its optimistic over the long-term prospects of the Singapore real estate market after the developer won the auction for a mixed-use hotel and residential site in Marina Bay. Boulevard View—a wholly owned subsidiary of Malaysia-listed IOI Properties—was the sole bidder for the 7,817-square-meter site when the state land auction closed
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LONDON — The co-founder and chief medical officer of BioNTech, the German firm which developed a Covid-19 vaccine alongside Pfizer, told CNBC that the world “should not live in fear” of the virus. “Covid will become manageable. It already has started to become manageable” Dr. Ozlem Tureci said in the latest episode of “The CNBC
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In this article WRBY A customer tries on glasses at a Warby Parker store in Los Angeles. Michael Buckner | Getty Images Warby Parker’s stock debut may be a bit different from the norm, yet the expert advice still applies: Invest with caution. The popular eyewear maker began trading publicly on Wednesday through what’s called
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This is the first time in history when significant changes in US taxation are intertwined with a global tax reform effort. The interconnection of national and international tax restructuring results in a very complex environment that creates a lot of uncertainty for businesses everywhere. There is currently a global moment in proposed tax reform; the
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Jodi Jacobson | E+ | Getty Images House Democrats proposed a change to the estate tax that would lead to more households having to pay up each year. But just how many people actually pay the tax, and how might the proposal change that share? The short answers: Few people pay it now, and the
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Elizabeth Holmes, founder of Theranos Inc., and husband Billy Evans leave federal court in San Jose, California, on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images SAN JOSE, CALIF – In the first dramatic showdown at the Elizabeth Holmes’ trial, defense attorney Lance Wade aggressively questioned the company’s former lab director about
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Since January, the Biden administration has announced that it would be cancelling billions of dollars in student loan debt by using executive action to expand relief under existing federal student loan forgiveness programs. This initiative has covered multiple student loan relief programs: Expanded Borrower Defense to Repayment relief. The Borrower Defense program cancels the federal
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