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Sir Philip Green is paying £363 million to rescue the BHS pensions scheme

SIR PHILIP GREEN IS PAYING £363 MILLION TO RESCUE THE BHS PENSIONS SCHEME

LONDON - Sir Philip Green is paying £363 million to rescue the BHS pension scheme. He called it "a voluntary contribution" after "lengthy,...

General Mills' Venture Fund Invests in 20-Year-Old's Startup

GENERAL MILLS' VENTURE FUND INVESTS IN 20-YEAR-OLD'S STARTUP

Daniel Katz is a 20-year-old Cincinnati native who created a protein-packed snack brand that's generating nearly $10 million in annual...

 
 
 
The world's biggest sovereign wealth fund bought £400 million of property on London's Oxford Street last year

THE WORLD'S BIGGEST SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUND BOUGHT £400 MILLION OF PROPERTY ON LONDON'S OXFORD STREET LAST YEAR

LONDON - Norway's Global Government Pension Fund, the biggest sovereign wealth fund in the world by assets under management, spend...

Animal Legal Defense Fund Honors America's “Top Ten Animal Defenders”

ANIMAL LEGAL DEFENSE FUND HONORS AMERICA'S “TOP TEN ANIMAL DEFENDERS”

Prosecutors and law enforcement officials recognized for their work on behalf of animals during National Justice for Animals Week 2017 Contact:...

 
 
 
TLC's Kickstarter-Funded Album Is Set for Release This Year, Manager Says

TLC'S KICKSTARTER-FUNDED ALBUM IS SET FOR RELEASE THIS YEAR, MANAGER SAYS

More than two years after achieving their Kickstarter goal, TLC is set to finally release their fan-funded album this summer. TLC's...

One of Asia's top trading firms is shutting down in the US

ONE OF ASIA'S TOP TRADING FIRMS IS SHUTTING DOWN IN THE US

CLSA Americas, the US arm of the Chinese-owned broker CLSA, is closing for business, according to people familiar with the matter. The...

 
 
 
Mattis once said if State Department funding gets cut 'then I need to buy more ammunition'

MATTIS ONCE SAID IF STATE DEPARTMENT FUNDING GETS CUT 'THEN I NEED TO BUY MORE AMMUNITION'

AP US President Donald Trump announced on Monday that his budget plan for fiscal year 2018 would include a historically-high $54 billion...

More students turn to fundraising websites to tackle tuition burdens

MORE STUDENTS TURN TO FUNDRAISING WEBSITES TO TACKLE TUITION BURDENS

More and more people are relying on the kindness of strangers through crowd-funding websites to help reduce their financial burdens,...

 
 
 
Trump Seeks 'Historic Increase' In Defense Spending, Cuts Elsewhere

TRUMP SEEKS 'HISTORIC INCREASE' IN DEFENSE SPENDING, CUTS ELSEWHERE

WASHINGTON, Feb 27 - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he is seeking a “historic increase” in military spending to be funded...

The Japanese tech billionaire behind SoftBank thinks 'singularity' will occur within 30 years

THE JAPANESE TECH BILLIONAIRE BEHIND SOFTBANK THINKS 'SINGULARITY' WILL OCCUR WITHIN 30 YEARS

Singularity - the point when machine intelligence surpasses our own and goes on to improve itself at an exponential rate - will happen...

 
 
 
Public Coverage of Essential Medicines May Improve Access and Save Billions

PUBLIC COVERAGE OF ESSENTIAL MEDICINES MAY IMPROVE ACCESS AND SAVE BILLIONS

Public funding of essential medicines in Canada may help patients to improve access and save billions of people.

SoftBank is in talks to invest up to $4 billion in WeWork

SOFTBANK IS IN TALKS TO INVEST UP TO $4 BILLION IN WEWORK

SoftBank is being linked with an investment that could value WeWork at more than $20 billion. CNBC reported that the Japanese telco...

 
 
 
REPORT: The Japanese telecom giant SoftBank is looking to invest $3 billion in WeWork

REPORT: THE JAPANESE TELECOM GIANT SOFTBANK IS LOOKING TO INVEST $3 BILLION IN WEWORK

Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is close to finalizing an investment in U.S. office-sharing startup WeWork in a deal expected to be worth...

A $3.7 billion hedge fund interviewed dozens of job candidates, and what it discovered was damning

A $3.7 BILLION HEDGE FUND INTERVIEWED DOZENS OF JOB CANDIDATES, AND WHAT IT DISCOVERED WAS DAMNING

Milken Institute A $3.7 billion hedge fund firm has some insight on how to hire top talent: Look for malleable people. In an investor...

 
 
 
A Colorado county is sending students to college on the $445,000 it made from legal weed

A COLORADO COUNTY IS SENDING STUDENTS TO COLLEGE ON THE $445,000 IT MADE FROM LEGAL WEED

Higher education takes on new meaning in Pueblo County, Colorado. In February, local officials announced that a first-of-its-kind scholarship...

A legendary deal-maker was asked about the one mistake he made again and again, and his answer was brutal

A LEGENDARY DEAL-MAKER WAS ASKED ABOUT THE ONE MISTAKE HE MADE AGAIN AND AGAIN, AND HIS ANSWER WAS BRUTAL

Henry Kravis is a Wall Street legend. The firm he founded with his cousin George Roberts in 1976, KKR, now manages $130 billion. It...

 
 
 
BUFFETT: The hedge fund industry's biggest profits are going to managers, not their clients

BUFFETT: THE HEDGE FUND INDUSTRY'S BIGGEST PROFITS ARE GOING TO MANAGERS, NOT THEIR CLIENTS

Warren Buffett is not a fan of hedge funds and the high fees they charge clients for the promise of outperformance. "When trillions...

WALL STREET SPEAKS: The case for and against investing in Snap's massive IPO

WALL STREET SPEAKS: THE CASE FOR AND AGAINST INVESTING IN SNAP'S MASSIVE IPO

Snapchat parent company Snap Inc. is set to price its initial public offering, or IPO, on Wednesday, allowing investors to decide just...