Month: September 2019

Randal Quarles, vice chairman of supervision at the Federal Reserve, at the NABE Economic Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Feb. 26, 2018. Joshua Roberts Washington, D.C. — The U.S. economy is chugging along nicely even as worries over the country’s trade policy are hurting business investment, a top Federal Reserve official said Friday.
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A new “Test-the-Waters” rule by the Securities and Exchange Commission could help stave off disappointing public market debuts — like those felt by Peloton and SmileDirectClub in recent weeks. The rule, announced Thursday, comes on the heels of a string of lackluster IPOs, and is intended to help companies gauge investor interest before officially going
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CNBC’s Jim Cramer reacts to the Trump administration’s move to consider stopping U.S. investors from investing into China’s businesses and debriefs the 2019 class of IPOs. The “Mad Money” host makes recommendations for investors who are worried about the future of the American health care system. He holds an interview with the CEO of CNBC
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Recent highly publicized flops by supposedly disruptive companies could be painting an unpleasant picture ahead for innovation, at least in how it’s viewed in the financial markets. Investors have turned thumbs-down on high-profile companies including WeWork, Uber and Tesla. Industries including marijuana, vaping and bitcoin all have seen big price drops following a spate of
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McDonald’s plant-based burger Source: McDonald’s Let the plant-based burger wars begin. McDonald’s on Thursday announced testing of the P.L.T., a plant-based burger, in Canada. Rival Burger King is already several steps ahead. It launched its own meatless burger nationwide in August, following the lead of Carl’s Jr. and White Castle. Plant-based burgers from Impossible Foods
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