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Private equity investments not enough to help F+W Media

Private equity backers spent close to $150 million to save struggling 106-year-old F+W Media — but as the company this week winds down its Chapter 11...

Private equity investments not enough to help F+W Media

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Putting The Equity Back Into Private Equity Rising stock valuations are forcing private-equity firms to contribute more cash to their leveraged buyouts, likely dragging down performance in the long term even as pensions and other investors incr...
22:34 2019-07-15

How Private Credit Soared to Fuel Private Equity Boom Private equity is booming, thanks in large measure to private credit, a rapidly growing slice of the debt markets where ever-growing pools of capital supplied by large investors are mobilized outside ...
16:00 2019-09-22

Industry Body For Lower Taxes To Incentivise Equity Investments Budget 2019 date: CII in a statement said that the tax rate on all corporate taxpayers should be reduced to 25 per cent unconditionally without any turnover criteria...
08:17 2019-06-28

Private Equity They own the gym, the pet shop and maybe even your dentist’s office. They might be selling you electricity or operating the hotel in your town. No matter where you live, companies that are part of you...
08:00 2019-10-02

Private equity sponsors face big changes By under-investing the vast funds raised at big expense to their end clients and then delivering shrinking returns, private equity sponsors are prompting customers to demand new approaches....
16:34 2019-05-21

Private equity firm EQT announces IPO plan Swedish private equity firm EQT said on Monday it intended to list its shares on the Nasdaq Stockholm, a highly anticipated initial public offering (IPO)....
12:34 2019-09-02

Vanguard is reportedly considering private equity products Vanguard has met with several private equity firms in the past year as it considers offering private-equity investment products, The Wall Street Journal reported....
23:00 2019-06-23

A Private-Equity Partnership With Richard Branson Stalls London-based Metric Capital Partners hoped to raise $500 million for a private-equity fund in partnership with the U.K. billionaire to back fast-growing consumer brands across Europe and the U.S. But ...
17:51 2019-10-11

African IPOs to set tone for private equity exits Multilateral Afreximbank is set to become the latest African company to list in London, offering investors a rare chance to take on pan-African exposure, but the mixed performance of recent deals as w...
13:51 2019-10-11

Investors Flock to a Rare Private-Equity Listing A rare initial public offering by a private-equity firm in Sweden drew a red-hot response from investors, indicating public demand for buyout firms could be on the rise....
18:00 2019-09-24

Crunch Fitness sold to TPG private-equity firm Crunch Fitness — the quirky gym chain known for classes like “Ass & Abs” — said Monday it has been sold to buyout firm TPG. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed, but with backing from the private-equit...
01:00 2019-07-02

BlackRock Fund's First Big Private-Equity Deal Is a Sign of What's to Come BlackRock’s private-equity fund hopes its deal for a stake in Authentic Brands will be the first in a series that will help the firm close the gap with private-equity rivals, and drive momentum for a ...
21:34 2019-08-12

Former Abraaj Private-Equity Executive Pleads Guilty to Fraud A former Abraaj Group executive pleaded guilty in New York to engaging in racketeering and fraud at what was once the world’s largest emerging-markets private-equity firm....
21:17 2019-06-28

Indexing Giant Vanguard Examining a Push Into Private Equity Vanguard Group has had exploratory discussions with a handful of private-equity firms as the indexing giant considers whether to push further into alternative investments....
16:17 2019-06-23

WeWork’s failed IPO shows the danger of allocating to private equity Investors fearful of higher geopolitical risk and lower economic growth may be making a mistake if they consider private assets as the best way to generate returns....
16:00 2019-09-30

Nasdaq, PJT Partners team up for private equity data venture Investment bank PJT Partners and stock exchange operator Nasdaq Inc said on Tuesday they had agreed a partnership to provide data and technology to the opaque market of selling interests in private eq...
12:34 2019-09-24

Blackstone's Profit Drops as Private-Equity Portfolio Lags Blackstone’s second-quarter earnings fell as the value of its private-equity portfolio appreciated less than the broader market, but the portion of profits it could return to shareholders ticked up....
20:51 2019-07-18

Private equity firm TPG looking to buy Capital Senior Living - Bloomberg Private equity firm TPG is looking to acquire senior living communities operator Capital Senior Living Corp, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people with knowledge of the matter....
18:17 2019-05-31

Private equity can still find 'diamonds in the rough': Apollo exec Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and profit from, especially away from the public markets....
01:17 2019-09-20

Why this $35 billion private equity firm is still bullish on China — despite the trade war Despite the trade war, private equity firm General Atlantic is committed to investing in China, forecasting 5% to 6% growth there long term. According to CEO Bill Ford, when it comes to innovation, Ch...
04:00 2019-10-03

Why Private Equity’s Biggest Names Are Getting Into a Small-Loan Backwater In finance, boring and safe often go together. There could hardly be a more boring category name than business development companies (BDCs), or a more boring role than their original business model: t...
15:51 2019-06-11

Embrace of Blackstone's Change Is Good News for Private-Equity Stocks Investors’ warm welcome for Blackstone Group’s debut as a corporation is an encouraging sign for rivals that are also considering abandoning their partnership structures....
03:17 2019-07-02

Hunter Biden steps down from private Chinese equity firm: attorney The son of Presidential candidate Joe Biden, Hunter came into the spotlight amidst the revelations of Trump's whistleblower complaint. He also served on the board of a major Ukrainian natural gas prod...
21:17 2019-10-13

Private Equity-Backed Jack's Family Restaurants Explores a Sale Regional fast-food chain Jack’s Family Restaurants is weighing a sale, people familiar with the matter said. It could garner a valuation of about $800 million or more, some of the people said....
13:17 2019-06-13

UPDATE 1-Nasdaq, PJT Partners team up for private equity secondary venture Investment bank PJT Partners and stock exchange operator Nasdaq Inc said on Tuesday they had agreed on a partnership to provide data and technology to the opaque market of selling interests in private...
16:00 2019-09-24

Private equity: The inside story of Equis and its partners’ $800 million bounty When renewables private equity group Equis Energy was sold to GIP for $5 billion – $3.7 billion of it equity – investors walked away with well over double their initial investment. The founders of Equ...
02:17 2019-10-09

Private equity’s role in retail has killed 1.3 million jobs, study says Women and people of color have been disproportionately affected by layoffs as debt-ridden retailers closed thousands of stores, according to the report by six nonprofit organizations and workers’ advo...
20:34 2019-07-24

Teneo Agrees to Sell Majority Stake to Private-Equity Firm Teneo Holdings LLC—the communications and advisory firm known for counseling the CEOs of some of the world’s largest companies—has agreed to sell a slight majority stake to private-equity investor CVC...
00:34 2019-06-08

Elizabeth Warren attacks the private equity industry with new regulation proposals Warren wants to make private equity firms responsible for debts and pension obligations of companies they buy and change executive compensation rules to ensure that bankers who profit from speculative...
15:34 2019-07-18

British watchdog to review Inmarsat's sale to private equity consortium The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said on Tuesday it was looking whether the proposed acquisition of British satellite company Inmarsat by a private equity-led consortium would affect the co...
10:00 2019-07-16

Houston Billionaire to Buy Del Frisco's Restaurant Chains From Private-Equity Firm Landry’s Inc., owned by Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta, agreed to buy two Del Frisco’s restaurant chains from private-equity firm L Catterton, which completed a $650 million acquisition of Del Fr...
23:34 2019-09-25

Private equity fund linked to South Korea justice minister under probe South Korean prosecutors are investigating a private equity fund tied to the family of newly appointed Justice Minister Cho Kuk, following the arrest of a Cho relative who is suspected of operating th...
22:17 2019-09-16

U.S. Democratic candidate Warren targets private equity in new Wall Street proposals U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Thursday called for an overhaul of the private-equity industry as part of a new proposal targeting Wall Street....
19:34 2019-07-18

UPDATE 1-Standard Industries, private equity vie for BASF construction chemicals -sources Building materials maker Standard Industries and several private equity groups are vying for BASF's construction chemicals business, which the German chemicals group has put on the block to focus on m...
19:17 2019-06-28

Warren likens private equity to 'vampires' in plan targeting Wall Street 'looting' Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., unleashed a sweeping attack on the financial sector on Thursday, demonizing private equity firms and accusing Wall Street of "looting" the U.S. economy....
00:34 2019-07-19

James Murdoch reportedly bought a stake in Vice, as his new company begins to make media investments Mike Windle/Getty Images for Vanity Fair Lupa Systems, the media holding company founded by James Murdoch, bought a minority share in Vice Media, according to the Financial Times. Murdoch launched Lu...
23:17 2019-10-10

Retired baseball star David Ortiz hires private investigators after shooting: media Retired Boston Red Sox baseball player David Ortiz has hired a private detective agency to find out why someone shot him in the back as he sat in a bar in his native Dominican Republic in June, the Bo...
11:00 2019-08-26

Trump's nominee to lead federal media agency used nonprofit donations to fund private company Michael Pack, a conservative filmmaker linked to Steve Bannon, saw at least $1.6 million in donations from his nonprofit go into his independent company....
06:51 2019-09-21

Private banking architects: Mark Branson – the man who cleaned up private banking Mark Branson, chief executive officer of Swiss financial regulator Finma, talks to Euromoney about how tax transparency has changed the trajectory of private banking and how far regulation can go in c...
15:17 2019-05-21

Breaking down FCA's new investments, tax incentives in Mich. The deal entailed not only wooing the automaker with state tax incentives, but also the city of Detroit going to extraordinary lengths to assemble 215 acres of both private and publicly owned land — i...
14:51 2019-05-22

3 sales tax issues that impact YOUR investments — and they’re serious By the end of 2019, 43 states will have completely changed the rules around collecting/remitting taxes for out-of-state sellers. Learn where the risks are.Read More...
03:17 2019-09-18

U.S.-China Investments Continue to Decline The flow of investment money between China and the U.S. continued to fall in the first half of 2019 as trade tensions took their toll, a new report says....
13:51 2019-08-01

Investments in cleaner vehicles hit BMW profits BMW's second quarter earnings fell by a fifth, hit by exchange rate moves and investments in manufacturing electric and hybrid cars to help meet stricter emissions limits....
13:00 2019-08-01

FCA's Detroit plans could spur more supplier investments Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan hinted the city was in talks with at least four logistics and supplier teams to expand in Detroit, promising an additional 1,000 to 2,000 jobs on top of the 4,950 promised by...
17:34 2019-05-26

11 vintage cars that make particularly good investments Rust/ullstein bild via Getty Images Cars tend to gradually lose their resale value over time. It is safe to say that most vehicles will be worth less money the older they get. But there are certain c...
23:00 2019-09-28

3 reasons why startup investments in Europe need a serious shake-up For the past twelve years, my work has been either to find startups to invest in, or find investment for startups that need funding. It has never been an easy game, no matter which side — the VC fund ...
19:34 2019-08-21

SoftBank’s profit nearly quadruples on fund investments TOKYO — Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. reported Wednesday its fiscal first quarter profit nearly quadrupled to 1.122 trillion yen ($10.6 billion) as its fund investments boosted inco...
19:00 2019-08-07

Brazil's Usiminas approves 1.38 bln reais in new investments The board of Brazilian steelmaker Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais SA has approved roughly 1.38 billion reais ($344 million) in new capital expenditures, it said on Monday....
17:34 2019-05-27

From private island to private jet: What is 'billionaire' Jeffrey Epstein's net worth? Assessing Jeffrey Epstein's net worth and how he got his wealth is elusive. Here's what we know and don't know.       ...
14:51 2019-07-14

Ukraine ArcelorMittal promises investments after pollution charges ArcelorMittal's Ukrainian steel mill, charged with violating environmental standards, will invest $1.8 billion over the next five years to reduce air emissions by 50-55 percent, the company said on T...
16:00 2019-08-08

Trump hails recent Japanese auto investments in the U.S. Although the president has labeled Japan's automakers a looming national security threat, he is now hailing them for their sizable spending on "magnificent plants" across the U.S....
09:17 2019-07-15

Putin courts investments in trip to Saudi Arabia The Russian president is in Saudi Arabia seeking to capitalize on his country's growing influence in the Middle East. Both parties stand to gain a lot....
00:17 2019-10-15

Your technology investments may not deliver the productivity gains you expected Improving productivity has been core to the value proposition for technology investments, but trends in overall US productivity indicate that tech spending is not the same....
22:17 2019-05-28

Oil, shares fall on potential limit on China investments Crude oil prices and a gauge of global equity markets fell on Friday after a report said the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump was weighing limits on the flow of U.S. portfolio investments...
19:34 2019-09-27

Myopic stock markets deter green investments Companies remain torn between making socially responsible investments and meeting the short-term expectations of the stock market. But it's not all gloom and doom for green investors, especially in Eu...
01:17 2019-06-19

90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Premieres With Shocking Secrets, Catfishing and Big Investments After years of chronicling what happens when foreigners move to the United States for love, TLC is flipping the script and showing what happens when Americans move abroad for love with 90 Day......
07:17 2019-06-04

Value investments are the cheapest in 30 years, but some market watchers say beware Value-oriented investments are at at the biggest discount ever, according to J.P. Morgan, but some market watchers aren't convinced they're buys....
13:51 2019-06-10

Airlines' technology investments pay off in customer satisfaction scores J.D. Power has good news and bad news when it comes to the payoff from airline customer satisfaction. IT investments in software, kiosks and reservation systems have paid off. In-flight services need ...
18:17 2019-05-30

Activision revenue beats estimates on higher investments Videogame maker Activision Blizzard Inc beat second-quarter revenue estimates on Thursday, benefiting from higher investments in its franchises to fend off competition from blockbuster games "Fortnite...
23:00 2019-08-08

University of California to dump fossil fuel investments “Our job is to make money for the University of California and we’re betting we can do that without fossil fuels investments,” said an opinion article in the Los Angeles Times written by two UC execut...
00:17 2019-09-19

Kyle Bass says investments in Chinese firms are not safe Chinese companies do not deserve to be listed on U.S. stock exchanges if they don't adhere to the same standards as every American company, said Kyle Bass....
03:34 2019-10-01

Once-Unpopular Carbon Credits Emerge as One of the World's Best Investments The price of the carbon-emission credits, doled out in Europe to polluting power plants and steel mills to curtail the production of greenhouse gases, has soared more than fivefold over the past two y...
14:00 2019-08-11

UK’s National Trust to sell off fossil fuel investments worth £45m The National Trust, a UK conservation charity, will sell off its investments in fossil fuel companies including BP, Shell and Total over the next three years...
04:00 2019-07-04

Climate change can pose big risks to real estate investments Climate changes pose big risks to real estate investments. The good news for REIT investors is that environmental, social and corporate governance-focused products are growing at a rapid clip....
18:34 2019-05-28

Fintech company Plaid discloses investments from Visa, Mastercard Financial technology company Plaid Inc said on Monday that Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc were strategic investors in a $250 million round of Series C financing raised in December....
06:17 2019-09-17

Swedish fund AP2 ditches tobacco and nuclear weapons investments Sweden's AP2, one of the country's five main national pension funds, will no longer invest in tobacco and nuclear weapons-linked stocks, in a move it said on Tuesday deepened its commitment to......
21:17 2019-06-04

Learn How Your Investments Might Perform Based on Your Ratio of Stocks to Bonds When markets get volatile, people start wondering whether they should sell their stocks or move more of their money into bonds. Before you make your next investment decision, it’s worth looking at how...
20:00 2019-09-03

Pala Investments boosts cash part of Cobalt 27 deal Cobalt 27 Capital on Tuesday said Pala Investments raised the cash portion of its deal to buy the Canadian cobalt miner, boosting overall transaction value to C$506.2 million ($382.79 million)....
20:34 2019-10-01

Constricting investments into Chinese companies could hit the US as hard as it hits China Possible U.S. restrictions on investing in Chinese companies would not only have a limited effect on China — but it could also hurt the United States....
11:00 2019-09-30

A lack of innovation could be why investments in China's tech firms are plunging The value of venture capital investment in China fell 77% year-on-year in the second quarter. Investors say a lack of innovation is one major factor....
18:51 2019-07-15

Jay Inslee's climate plan adds investments for rural U.S., farmers Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee expanded on his climate change plan Wednesday, outlining goals of cutting greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and rewarding American farmers for gree...
01:34 2019-08-22

Norway's KLP bans alcohol, gambling investments from pension funds KLP, Norway's largest pension fund, will no longer invest in gambling companies and alcohol makers, and recently sold stocks and bonds in such firms worth some $320 million, it said on Tuesday....
08:34 2019-05-28

Fidelity Investments wins court battle with IRS over coal tax credits Fidelity Investments on Wednesday won its court battle with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service over tax credits for the production of chemically treated coal....
08:34 2019-08-15

Ackman's Pershing Square exited ADP and United Tech investments: source William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management has sold its positions in Automatic Data Processing Inc and United Technologies Corp and built a new position in a company whose name has not been...
02:34 2019-08-06

Ontario's abrupt move to end beer sales contract threatens investments The Ontario government on Thursday passed legislation to end a contract with a beer retailer in Canada's most populous province calling it a monopoly, but business lobby groups say the abrupt cancella...
21:17 2019-06-06

SoftBank raises $270 million via Seoul unit for early-stage investments SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday its Seoul-based venture capital unit focusing on early-stage investments has raised a 317 billion won ($270 million) fund....
11:17 2019-07-19

National Trust vows to offload all investments in fossil fuel industry The National Trust is to sell all of its investments in the fossil fuel industry by 2022, saying oil and gas companies had not done enough in the shift to a low-carbon economy....
20:17 2019-07-04

Bank investments in technology not yet driving significant revenue growth: Accenture The $1 trillion invested by traditional banks globally over the past three years to improve their technology has not yet delivered the revenue growth that had been expected, according to an Accenture ...
16:00 2019-06-20

World's top three asset managers oversee $300bn fossil fuel investments Data reveals crucial role of BlackRock, State Street and Vanguard in climate crisisThe world’s three largest money managers have built a combined $300bn fossil fuel investment portfolio using money fr...
18:17 2019-10-12

2 U.S. agencies vote to review Volcker Rule, which bars certain bank investments The U.S. agency that insures banks' cash reserves voted Tuesday to review an Obama-era rule enacted after the financial crisis to dissuade banking institutions from making risky investments that don't...
06:00 2019-08-21

Poland eyes green energy investments in Western Balkans: minister Polish energy groups could invest in renewable power in Western Balkan countries that eye European Union membership, Jadwiga Emilewicz, minister for entrepreneurship and technology said....
20:51 2019-06-22

Rockets' Daryl Morey should resign to preserve the NBA’s revenue, investments and goodwill Doing business in China is different. We aren’t in America, and the NBA knows this, writes Stanley Chao, managing director for All In Consulting.       ...
01:51 2019-10-11

UPDATE 1-Fidelity Investments wins court battle with IRS over coal tax credits Fidelity Investments on Wednesday won its court battle with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service over tax credits for the production of chemically treated coal....
00:34 2019-08-15

Ukraine’s Former President Says He Discussed Investments With Trump’s Lawyer Rudy Giuliani (KYIV, Ukraine) — Ukraine’s former president said Wednesday he discussed investments with President Donald Trump’s attorney, Rudy Giuliani, in 2017, but that he never discussed Ukrai...
20:00 2019-10-02

Workers want those hard-to-find socially responsible investments in their 401(k) plans: Survey A majority of workers want to put their money in socially conscious investments when saving for retirement. But many still do not have access to those kinds of investments....
15:34 2019-05-21

Norway wealth fund to map phasing out of oil companies from investments: finance ministry Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, must assess how the planned phase out of oil and gas exploration and production companies from its investments will be conducted, the f...
21:00 2019-06-29

Climate change: Myopic stock markets deter green investments Companies remain torn between making socially responsible investments and meeting the short-term expectations of the stock market. But it's not all gloom and doom for green investors, especially in Eu...
14:00 2019-06-19

Norway wealth fund should move more investments to North America, central bank says Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, should shift billions in investments from European stock markets and instead invest more in the United States and other North American ...
14:00 2019-08-27

Superinvestor John Rogers Of Ariel Investments Lauds KKR's Looming PE Stock Shakeup The world has yet to see if private equity pioneer KKR attracts hordes of new investors in converting to a corporation. It may present a good summer investment opportunity as a new mega trend takes ho...
15:00 2019-05-21

Gillibrand Proposes Huge Investments in Maternal Health, Child Care and Education Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s campaign introduced a plan that would help new families with everything from diapers and nursery beds to paid leave and prekindergarten....
14:51 2019-05-22

Sports Illustrated's Media Operations Pawned Off To Unproven Start-Up Helmed By Longtime Media Creeps Control of Sports Illustrated’s media operations has changed hands once again, just three weeks after the now former SI owner Meredith Corp sold the magazine’s name and licensing rights to Authentic B...
22:51 2019-06-17

Global Media Forum 2019: Populists, media and power Who holds the power in politics and society? That is one of the questions to be discussed in depth by international participants at DW's Global Media Forum 2019....
10:00 2019-05-26

UPDATE 2-U.S. FCC approves Nexstar Media deal to buy Tribune Media The Federal Communications Commission on Monday said it voted to approve Nexstar Media Group Inc's acquisition of Tribune Media Co in a $6.4 billion deal....
23:17 2019-09-16

Equity Options Skews: Why No Surprises? Major selloffs in equities are often followed by sharp rallies. Do out-of-the-money options skews offer clues if the market is oversold or about to rally?...
16:51 2019-05-21

Kirsten Gillibrand Proposes Huge Investments in Maternal Health, Child Care and Education Ms. Gillibrand’s campaign introduced a plan that would help new families with everything from diapers and nursery beds to paid leave and prekindergarten....
19:17 2019-05-22

Eliminating hepatitis calls for ‘bold political leadership, with investments to match,’ UN health chief says Calling for “bold political leadership” ahead of World Hepatitis Day, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday urged countries to take advantage of recent reductions in the costs of diagnosing...
17:51 2019-07-31

Why media, especially social media, is vital for Jack Hughes Jarrod Moses, the president of United Entertainment Group, and Jack Hughes discuss how media and social media can help grow Hughes' brand.       ...
20:00 2019-07-08

U.S. FCC approves Nexstar Media deal to buy Tribune media The Federal Communications Commission on Monday said it had voted to approve Nexstar Media Group Inc's acquisition of Tribune Media Co in a $6.4 billion tie-up....
19:51 2019-09-16

JPMorgan to brief clients on volatility in equity markets JPMorgan Chase & Co plans to host a conference call for clients on Tuesday to address recent market moves, after last week's inversion of the U.S. Treasury yield curve and a sharp sell-off on global s...
23:00 2019-08-18

Home equity lines of credit: How do they work and should you get one? A home equity line of credit is a way to borrow money against the value of your home and pay it back plus interest. Here's what that really means.       ...
16:00 2019-08-10

Home equity lines of credit: How do they work, and should you get one? A home equity line of credit is a way to borrow money against the value of your home and pay it back plus interest. Here's what that really means.       ...
13:34 2019-08-12

Forces That Drive Equity Select Sectors Equity sectors moved in tandem until 2014 when they drifted apart as their correlation weakened. Find out the fundamental and financial forces behind this....
14:34 2019-06-06

Monsoon landlords demand equity stake as CVA looms A quartet of commercial property giants are demanding an equity stake in Monsoon Accessorize, the fashion retailer, in return for supporting a financial restructuring....
19:17 2019-05-30

Vista Equity Partners purchases Acquia in $1bn acquisition Vista Equity Partners has purchased the web content management and digital experience platform (DXP) company Acquia in a deal valued at $1bn.The private equity firm has a penchant for acquiring tech c...
03:34 2019-09-25

Pay equity in sports overshadows the FIFA Women’s World Cup After beating the Netherlands 2-0, Team USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe says there was no mistaking that the crowd was chanting "equal pay, equal pay."...
01:17 2019-07-10

Easing concerns about U.S. economy lift equity markets Modest job growth in the United States buoyed world stock markets broadly on Friday, helping calm markets after one of the worst weeks for equities in months....
19:00 2019-10-04

CBOE to Apply VIX Methodology to Individual Equity Options CHICAGO, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that for the first time it will apply its CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®) methodology to options o...
10:51 2019-05-23

Cobham agrees £4bn takeover by US equity firm Advent US private equity firm Advent International has won its battle to buy defence and aerospace group Cobham for $5bn (£4bn), joining a growing list of overseas suitors taking advantag...
23:17 2019-09-16

If US goes after Iranian infrastructure, oil prices will stay high: Equity pro CNBC's "Power Lunch" team discusses oil markets after attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities with Andy Lipow of Lipow Oil Associates and Mike Kelly of Seaport Global Securities....
01:17 2019-09-17

Carvana aims to raise more than $500M with new debt, equity One analyst estimates the additional capital should provide the used-vehicle retailer, which has been unprofitable since it went public in 2017, with enough cash through the second half of 2020....
02:00 2019-05-22

USA star Rapinoe talks about gender equity and World Cup LYON, FRANCE – Team USA has taken home another Women’s World Cup title and star Megan Rapinoe is sound off about gender equity in the professional soccer world. Here’s more: ...
08:34 2019-07-08

Turing's story is 'motivation to fight for equity and justice' As a data scientist working at the UK's national institute for data science and AI, The Alan Turing Institute, I am absolutely delighted at the news of Alan Turing being chosen as the face of the new ...
13:51 2019-07-16

Big name IPOs in Q3 brighten gloom for equity market fundraising A couple of hefty share listings in Europe and the return of AB InBev's Asian unit float in the third quarter of 2019 brought some hope to a global IPO market battered by political volatility and down...
17:00 2019-09-30

Vox Media Announces Merger With New York Media Vox Media has acquired New York Media, according to a report published in the New York Times Tuesday. Vox Media CEO Jim Bankoff said that the company would not lay off editorial employees or fold any ...
14:00 2019-09-25

Is recent energy equity rally justified? Two analysts discuss Raymond James energy analyst Pavel Molchanov and Cowen senior energy analyst David Deckelbaum join CNBC's "Closing Bell" to discuss whether this month's rally in energy, which has been the w...
02:34 2019-09-13

U.S.-Israeli web design platform Duda raises $25 million in equity U.S.-Israeli web design platform Duda said on Wednesday it raised $25 million in equity from Susquehanna Growth Equity, bringing its total funding to date to $50 million....
13:34 2019-09-25

U.S. equity futures reopen lower, U.S.-China trade relations at new low ebb U.S. stock index futures dropped when electronic trading resumed on Sunday, with trade relations between the United States and China appearing to reach a new low on Friday, sending Wall Street into a ...
01:00 2019-08-26

How Interest Rates, Inflation Impact Equity Select Sectors Tech stocks loathe volatility, higher short-term rates benefit financials but hurt real estate and utilities. See key factors that drive equity select sectors....
23:17 2019-06-11

Deutsche Bank to shrink or shut U.S. equity and trading businesses - FT Deutsche Bank is planning to overhaul its trading operations, including the creation of a "bad bank" to hold tens of billions of euros of assets and shrinking or shutting its U.S. equity and trading b...
05:00 2019-06-17

Big name IPOs in third quarter brighten gloom for equity market fundraising A couple of hefty share listings in Europe and the return of AB InBev's Asian unit float in the third quarter of 2019 brought some hope to a global IPO market battered by political volatility and dow...
19:34 2019-09-30

Vista Equity Partners lines up binding bid for Kantar - sources Private equity fund Vista Equity Partners has emerged as one of four U.S. bidders vying for a majority stake in WPP's data analytics firm Kantar, two sources close to the deal told Reuters....
18:17 2019-05-22

U.S. equity funds add $1.7 billion ahead of Fed chair testimony: BAML Investors pumped money into bonds and equities in the week to Wednesday with U.S. stock funds adding $1.7 billion, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as markets tried to weigh hopes for......
13:51 2019-07-12

Goldman Sachs profits see boost from equity trading and lending Goldman Sachs reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit Tuesday as the Wall Street investment bank benefited from higher equity trading and an increase in lending to its wealthy clients and com...
04:34 2019-07-17

We’re Doing the Work; Why Aren’t We Seeing the Equity? For Women’s Equality Day, Experts Weigh In Women’s Equality Day remains a bittersweet anniversary for those of us still on the losing end of too many equality battles—including pay equity, workplace bias and even hair discrimination. And as la...
11:34 2019-08-27

Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren Introduce Racial Equity Plans At the Essence Festival, Ms. Harris called for $100 billion to help black families buy homes, and Ms. Warren called for new rules for federal contracts....
02:51 2019-07-07

Appetite for risk-taking emerges as U.S.-based equity funds attract $4.4 bln U.S.-based equity funds attracted $4.4 billion of inflows in the week ended Wednesday, following two consecutive weeks of cash outflows totaling $34 billion, according to Refinitiv's Lipper, as the Un...
22:51 2019-06-13

U.S. bucks broader equity weakness on trade hopes, dollar gains The U.S. bucked weakness in other world stock markets and the dollar rebounded on Wednesday after President Donald Trump said a trade deal with China could happen sooner than expected....
19:34 2019-09-25

UPDATE 1-U.S.-based equity ETFs attract $8.8 bln as bull market roars on Investors took advantage of soaring stock markets, putting $8.8 billion to work in U.S.-based equity exchange-traded funds in the week ended Wednesday, according to Refinitiv's Lipper data on Thursday...
23:34 2019-07-18

UPDATE 1-Risk appetite emerges as U.S.-based equity funds attract $4.4 bln U.S.-based equity funds attracted $4.4 billion of inflows in the week ended Wednesday, following two consecutive weeks of cash outflows totaling $34 billion, according to Refinitiv's Lipper, as the Un...
22:51 2019-06-13

Hunter Biden to depart from board of Chinese-backed equity firm Hunter Biden on Sunday announced his resignation as a board member of a Chinese-backed equity firm and won't work for any foreign-owned company if his father, Joe Biden, is elected president next year...
20:51 2019-10-13

Budget 2019 To Shape The Future Trend Of Equity Market, Says Experts The S&P Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes corrected 0.8 per cent and 1.12 per cent respectively in the month of June and all eyes will be on the Budget....
17:00 2019-06-28

Investors book profits from U.S.-based equity funds ahead of Fed meeting U.S.-based equity funds posted more than $8.4 billion of cash withdrawals in the week ended Wednesday, following two weeks of inflows, according to Refinitiv's Lipper....
21:34 2019-07-31

Nehru-Gandhi Family Has "Brand Equity": Congress's Adhir Chowdhury The leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, has said it will be tough for any leader from outside the Gandhi-Nehru family to run the party, as it has "brand equity"....
12:34 2019-08-17

U.S. Women's Team and Soccer Federation Agree to Mediation in Pay-Equity Suit The U.S. Soccer Federation and the 28 players in the U.S. women’s soccer team player pool suing it for pay discrimination have tentatively agreed to pursue mediation after the World Cup ends, accordin...
19:00 2019-06-21

Risk appetite emerges as U.S.-based equity funds attract $4.4 billion U.S.-based equity funds attracted $4.4 billion of inflows in the week ended Wednesday, following two consecutive weeks of cash outflows totaling $34 billion, according to Refinitiv's Lipper, as the......
23:51 2019-06-13

PrimaryBid raises funds to expand across European equity capital raising The company is expanding its UK-tested platform through an agreement with Euronext to bring the retail bid into follow-on offers from listed SMEs across Europe....
21:00 2019-09-24

Veoneer will sell $500 million of bonds, equity to boost working capital Swedish supplier Veoneer plans to shore up its working capital by $500 million through the sale of bonds and shares, as it waits for a strong order book to translate into a pickup in earnings....
20:17 2019-05-21

US-Based Tiger Fund Increases Equity Holding In Flipkart: Report The $514-billion Walmart acquired a majority stake (77 per cent) in Bengaluru-based Flipkart on May 9, 2018 for a whopping $16 billion (Rs 107,662 crore) at $67.3 per share....
14:00 2019-09-02

Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing for global expansion U.S. e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering to speed up its global reach at a time of intense regulatory scrutiny in its home market....
23:34 2019-08-19

DHFL Proposes Converting Debt To Equity Under Draft Resolution Plan The company held a meeting on Friday to present the Draft Resolution Plan to its lenders and to inform them of the steps required to implement it, the firm said in a release on Saturday....
16:00 2019-09-29

Foreign Fund Flows, Trade War Concerns To Impact Equity Indices: Experts As of August 2, FPIs have been net seller of over Rs 20,500 crore worth of stocks on the BSE, NSE and MSEI in the capital market segment, since July 1....
15:51 2019-08-04

Kamala Harris and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Release Climate ‘Equity’ Plan The Democratic candidate for president and the powerful House freshman are building on the Green New Deal with a plan to prioritize low-income communities....
23:34 2019-07-31

U.S.-based equity funds post $22 billion outflows amid trade tensions Investors rattled by U.S.-China trade tensions pulled roughly $22 billion from U.S.-based equity funds in the week ended May 29, according to data released by Refinitiv's Lipper research service on......
18:17 2019-05-31

UPDATE 2-Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing for global expansion U.S. e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering to speed up its global reach at a time of intense regulatory scrutiny in its home market....
16:34 2019-08-19

How would a Fed rate cut affect your credit cards, home equity lines and bank savings The Federal Reserve seems poised to cut rates for the first time in a decade. How would a cut affect your credit cards, home equity lines, savings.       ...
08:34 2019-07-11

Fixed-income investments like bonds aim for steady income, lower risk in your portfolio Many investors depend on fixed income as part of their strategy. These types of investments can generate payout of interest and return of principal.       ...
11:34 2019-06-17

How the Fed's rate cut affects your credit card, home equity line, savings rates The Fed cut its key benchmark rate by a quarter point. This is what it means for credit cards, home equity lines, mortgages and savings rates.       ...
00:00 2019-08-01

How would Fed's second rate cut in 2019 affect credit card, home equity line, savings rates? How will the Fed's anticipated rate cut Wednesday affect credit card, home equity line, savings rates. It's the Fed second cut in less than 2 months       ...
10:51 2019-09-18

GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. bucks broader equity weakness on trade hopes, dollar gains The U.S. bucked weakness in other world stock markets and the dollar rebounded on Wednesday after President Donald Trump said a trade deal with China could happen sooner than expected....
18:34 2019-09-25

U.S.-based equity funds post $12.27 billion outflows amid U.S.-China trade tensions Investors rattled by lingering trade tensions between the United States and China pulled $12.27 billion from U.S.-based equity funds in the week ended Wednesday, according to data released by......
16:17 2019-05-21

CBOE Receives Two Honors at EQDerivatives Global Equity and Volatility Derivatives Awards 2016 CHICAGO, IL -- March 15, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced it received two honors at the EQDerivatives Global Equity & Volatility Derivatives Awards last night in N...
11:17 2019-05-22

US-China trade spat: China's Asian neighbors see record investments More and more companies are relocating their factories from China amid trade tensions between Washington and Beijing, a UN report shows. Is China's "world's factory" tag under threat as firms seek to ...
04:51 2019-06-13

Bats Welcomes New Issuer Franklin Templeton Investments to Bats ETF Marketplace KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 1, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading globally, today welcomed Franklin Templeton Investments as a n...
10:01 2019-05-22

Trump poised to hold social media summit without social media companies President Trump's forum on social media may occur without the participation of the tech firms he accuses of squelching speech and sapping his follower growth....
10:34 2019-07-04

CBOE SETS RECORD DAILY VOLUME IN EQUITY OPTIONS ON FRIDAY: NEARLY 4.6 MILLION CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS Chicago, April 20, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that on Friday, April 17, the Exchange recorded its best single-day equity options volume ever as 4,598,738 contacts...
17:51 2019-05-23

FBI: Media 'wrong' on Garlic Festival shooter's white supremacy ideology, despite social media post In an Instagram post just before the shooting, an account believed to be the gunman's urged people to read a book associated with white supremacists.        ...
00:34 2019-08-02

Sport businesses become digital media companies in the digital media revolution Another post by my favorite sports influencer and thought leader, Stephen Bourke. He charts the present and the future of an industry that has enormous impact: sports....
21:51 2019-07-01

Making Good on Its Promise to Make Change, Gucci Announces a Global Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion—and It’s a Woman of Color Representation matters. It matters at the ballot box, at the box office, and most importantly, in the boardroom. And as Gucci and any number of fashion brands have discovered, it matters when it comes...
03:34 2019-08-02

For real equity in women’s soccer, let’s talk about concussion injury Female soccer players suffer more, worse concussions than their male counterparts. So why aren't we talking about it more?       ...
18:00 2019-06-28

GLOBAL MARKETS-Easing concerns about U.S. economy lift equity markets Modest job growth in the United States buoyed world stock markets broadly on Friday, helping calm markets after one of the worst weeks for equities in months....
18:34 2019-10-04

CBOE Holdings Takes Equity Stake in Eris Exchange Holdings and Companies Announce Strategic Product Partnership CHICAGO, May 23, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. and Eris Exchange, LLC announced today that CBOE Holdings has made a minority equity investment in its parent, Eris Exchange Holdings, LLC. Eri...
11:17 2019-05-22

CBOE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN MAY RISES 16%; 4.1 Million Contracts Per Day, Total Volume Of 85.6 Million During May; Trading In Equity Options Gains 12% Over Year Ago CHICAGO, June 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that average daily trading volume in May totaled 4,076,999 contracts per day, up 16 percent when compared to 3,528,081...
09:00 2019-05-24

Art Looks Better in Private Collections The sale of Sotheby’s this week to a French billionaire takes one of the few listed art companies off the market. But such stocks haven’t lived up to investment hopes anyway....
20:00 2019-06-21

You can own a private island just outside NYC for $13 million A private island just 30 minutes from Manhattan has hit the market for $13 million. Columbia Island is located just off of New Rochelle in Westchester, surrounded by the waters of the Long Island Soun...
17:00 2019-06-11

NASA will allow private astronauts on the ISS for $11,250-$22,500 a day Enlarge / The forward end of the International Space Station is pictured showing portions of five modules. From right to left is a portion of the U.S. Destiny laboratory module linking forward to the ...
22:00 2019-06-07

The VA is improving because it's using more private healthcare Recently, the battle over the future of veterans healthcare increased in intensity because arguably the two most prominent politicians in the country weighed in on the issue, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Co...
23:17 2019-06-19

Apple is trying to make web ads truly private Apple's privacy push is extending to an area where you might not expect it: web ad tracking. The company's John Wilander has outlined a new system, Privacy Preserving Ad Click Attribution, ...
17:17 2019-05-22

Behind the scenes at a private jet factory At Bombardier's Centre of Excellence on the outskirts of Montreal, Canada, the cabin interiors of luxurious private jets come into being. Take a look behind the scenes....
10:34 2019-06-13

PSA: Set your Venmo transactions to private right now A new research study has found that Venmo continues to make it easy for third-parties to scrape users’ public transaction history without their permission. Dan Salmon, a computer science student at Mi...
11:51 2019-06-17

Private banking across the decades Euromoney’s coverage of private banking since our launch in 1969 reflects the changes in the industry itself. The first 30 years were dominated by Swiss banks – and trying to get into their inner sanc...
15:17 2019-05-21

That Apple Card may not be as private as you think When it came time to pay for dinner with my friend and his wife the other night, he said, "No, let us get this." It was a kind gesture. When you don't have to pay for a meal out in San Francisco...
00:34 2019-09-01

You can buy your own private island close to NYC You don’t have to fly to the Caribbean to own your own private island — in fact, you don’t even have to leave the tri-state area. Cantilevered over Lake Mahopac in Carmel, NY, the Frank Lloyd Wright-d...
00:51 2019-07-06

The private Polaroids of a celebrated cinematographer Robby Müller, who shot for Wim Wenders, Jim Jarmusch and more, was never without a cameraThe Polaroids were taken during rare moments of respite from work. On weekends, when he wasn’t completely immer...
16:17 2019-06-22

Harry: When I fly by private jet, it's to keep my family safe Prince Harry has responded to criticism of his use of private jets at the launch of an initiative to promote eco-friendly tourism, saying there are occasions he needs to keep his family safe....
12:34 2019-09-03

Confessions of a VIP private jet flight attendant For many, the thought of catching a plane is far from luxurious: from spending countless hours lining up at security, to wrestling arm rests with other passengers as you face a crammed long-haul fligh...
02:51 2019-05-22

Your Private Medical Images May Online for Anyone to See X-rays and other medical images are supposed to be private, since they are part of your medical records. But a recent ProPublica investigation found patients’ images just sitting around on the interne...
20:17 2019-09-17

Women in private banking: Why we need a new normal Wealth management was built by men for men, but now that women will become the largest beneficiaries of the $30 trillion intergenerational wealth transfer, the industry needs to overhaul itself. If it...
15:17 2019-05-21

What Is This ‘Private Prosecution’ of Boris Johnson? Boris Johnson, the Conservative Party front-runner to become the next U.K prime minister, has often been accused of lying, even before he was a politician. But now he faces a criminal lawsuit over his...
21:51 2019-05-30

How to Make Your Instagram Account as Private as Possible In an interview last week regarding privacy concerns, Instagram’s CEO, Adam Mosseri, wants you to know: Your privacy isn’t at stake (for now). “We don’t look at your messages, we don’t listen in on yo...
11:00 2019-07-03

Confessions of a private jet flight attendant For many, the thought of catching a plane is far from luxurious: from spending countless hours lining up at security, to wrestling arm rests with other passengers as you face a crammed long-haul fligh...
07:34 2019-08-07

Private banking: Wealth becomes exciting again in Brazil After so long, private bank clients and even retail investors are no longer happy with the returns from government bonds; instead, they are searching for yield and pushing up the value of risk assets....
15:17 2019-05-21

50 Years of Private Banking - A Special Report Euromoney Magazine has charted the birth, growth and maturity of the global private banking industry over 50 years. This special report is the distilled essence of five decades of innovation and chang...
15:17 2019-05-21

Most Americans say they’ve given private info to a website they don’t trust More than half of Americans (56%) admit to inputting critical personal information into a website they didn’t fully trust, according to new research. A survey of 2,000 Americans aiming to uncover just...
21:34 2019-05-21

Private Banking Awards Dinner 2019 Euromoney’s Private Banking Awards are the most prestigious in the growing area of wealth management. They cover over 60 countries each year, as well as global and regional awards....
15:17 2019-05-21

These ultra-luxe tours can take you around the world in a private jet For well-to-do, worldly travelers with destinations still on their bucket lists, joining a private jet tour is a way to efficiently explore the world in the lap of luxury....
19:34 2019-09-08

I Fly Private Jets And I Need A Car That Blends In With High Rollers For $30,000! What Should I Buy? Brad flies private jets for a variety of clients, but despite the flashy nature of his job he has a pretty modest car. He is looking for something that can “blend in” a little better with some of the ...
21:34 2019-09-05

Cuba legalizes private Wi-Fi, importation of routers HAVANA (AP) — Cuba is legalizing private Wi-Fi networks and the importation of equipment like routers, eliminating one of the world’s tightest restrictions on internet use. The measure announced...
16:00 2019-05-29

Zuckerberg Spars With Senators at Private D.C. Dinner Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off a lobbying trip to the capital by sparring with senators at a private dinner over a range of online woes including election security, privacy and competition....
22:51 2019-09-19

Some robocall blockers sent private data without permission As helpful as robocall blocking tools can be, they can sometimes create their own problems. NCC Group security researcher Dan Hastings has found that some of the more popular robocall blocking apps h...
04:34 2019-08-11

BNP Paribas backs away from U.S. private prison industry France's BNP Paribas SA on Friday said it will no longer finance U.S. private prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from a sector shunned by domestic peers amid controversy over ...
16:34 2019-07-13

AfD aside, Germans consider Angela Merkel's health private Nearly 60% of Germans say Angela Merkel's shaking in public is a personal matter, according to a survey. The chancellor, who turns 65 next week, has led Germany since 2005....
19:51 2019-07-13

Why private capital will dominate markets for the decades to come Big pools of private capital, led by sovereign wealth funds, private equity sponsors and family offices, now dominate capital formation in the key growth industry sectors of technology and biotech and...
15:17 2019-05-21

A chilaquiles private lesson with Rick Bayless An e-mail arrived in my inbox a few weeks ago, asking if I was interested in taking a chilaquiles lesson with Rick. Chilaquiles, of course, being the comforting tortilla-in-broth cure-all of Mexican g...
21:34 2019-06-21

VR massage allows you to escape and relax on your own private island Imagine getting a massage on your own private island overlooking the ocean. All of this is yours at a VR spa, even if only for 30 minutes at a time.       ...
21:51 2019-08-05

How Android 10 is making your phone more private and secure Google released Android 10 last night to all Pixel phones. The update brings some nifty features like system-wide dark mode, a new gesture navigation system, and smart replies in notifications. But th...
13:34 2019-09-04

Private collectors key to boosting Russia’s art market Private collectors have become key players in Russia’s art market at a time when sanctions and economic woes have pushed culture down the Kremlin’s agenda...
09:34 2019-06-02

Meet Jennifer Marshall, the actress who’s also a private eye If you ask Jennifer Marshall about her day job, you’ll likely get a few different answers. In addition to hosting The CW’s new docuseries “Mysteries Decoded,” Marshall, an LA-based private eye, is als...
16:00 2019-08-16

U.S. Private Sector Added 156,000 Jobs in July The nonfarm private sector in the U.S. added 156,000 jobs in July, according to the ADP National Employment Report, and showed job growth across businesses of all sizes....
18:00 2019-07-31

No, Joe Biden's healthcare plan won't let you keep your private insurance This week, Joe Biden released his healthcare plan. The proposal aims to "protect and build on Obamacare," most notably by creating a public option, which would allow anyone to buy into a government-sp...
23:00 2019-07-19

Prince Harry addresses private jet use after criticism Prince Harry said 90% of the time he flies commercial, but he occasionally travels on a private jet to keep his family safe.        ...
00:34 2019-09-04

Keep Your Home Address Private With a Google Alert Removing your home address from “people search” sites is a long, tedious, and sometimes costly process. So once you do it, you want it to stick. Unfortunately, says BoingBoing, this is not a one-and-d...
00:34 2019-08-20

What to Know About Private Prisons Amid the U.S. Border Crisis Private prisons are the $4 billion industry at the intersection of debates in the U.S. over illegal immigration and governmental approaches to drug violations. Prison corporations now are being target...
09:51 2019-07-17

Firefox gets an experimental 'Private Network' feature – and you can try it now Mozilla has resurrected its Firefox Test Pilot program, which lets users test experimental new features. Its first trial is a 'Private Network' tool, which the company says will protect your...
18:34 2019-09-10

Microsoft Azure now lets you set up your own private servers Microsoft has announced the preview launch of a new cloud service called that will allow customers to run their virtual machines on single-tenant physical services.The company says that Azure Dedicate...
19:34 2019-08-02

How My Private Grief Inspired My Podcast On Fatherlessness "Having felt that my fatherlessness had left me lost, foggy and drifting, I became interested in how someone could channel their grief into direction and purpose"...
08:17 2019-08-04

How online surveillance is killing private conversations The Kim Darroch leaks highlight how hard it is to keep any communication confidential. How can we regain our privacy?“Dance like no one is watching,” the American journalist Olivia Nuzzi wrote in 2014...
15:00 2019-07-11

Here's why decaying US airports are turning to private money U.S. airports make most of their money from airlines, charging them for everything from landing fees, to terminal rent and fuel sales. But, with aging infrastructure, a handful of U.S. airports have s...
14:00 2019-10-02

Will private companies beat NASA to the Moon? With private companies setting their sights on sending humans to the moon in the near future, it's possible that one could touch down on the lunar surface before NASA astronauts do....
22:51 2019-08-02

Hudson's Bay, Owner of Saks, Gets Offer to Go Private A group of Hudson’s Bay shareholders that includes the retailer’s chairman has made an offer to take the company private, as the owner of Saks and Lord & Taylor struggles with sluggish sales and a dep...
00:00 2019-06-11

CBOE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN APRIL ROSE 15%; 3.9 Million Contracts Per Day, Total Volume Of 86.3 Million During April; Trading In Equity Options Gains 22% Over Year-Ago CHICAGO, May 1, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that average daily volume in April was 3,924,060 contracts traded per day, up 15% when compared to the 3,421,694 contra...
09:00 2019-05-24

First private mission to the moon is launched on SpaceX rocket The moon has only ever been visited by government superpowers, but a small Israeli non-profit called SpaceIL is about to change that with its lunar lander...
15:17 2019-05-21

Look at All These Celebrities Fighting Climate Change With Private Jets! At the end of July, a fleet of private jets and luxury “super yachts” descended on Italy for Google Camp, a conference cum party to fight climate change. Guests in attendance—described as the brighte...
01:00 2019-08-20

It’s bizarrely easy to see private Instagram posts and share them with anyone you want Facebook has been doing its best to convince us that it’s concerned about user privacy and security, but it’s not doing a great job. Just a few days ago, we saw the latest proof that Faceb...
11:34 2019-09-11

West Texas shooter bought gun in private sale The West Texas man who killed seven people and wounded 25 in a shooting rampage bought his gun in a private sale, which doesn't require a background check, a law enforcement official told CNN....
05:34 2019-09-04

Experts weigh in on Apple's private sign-in feature Apple's WWDC 2019 was full of announcements, but few of them garnered as big a cheer from the crowd as when Sign in with Apple was introduced. The feature, which lets people use their Apple IDs t...
09:34 2019-06-05

Kansas Wants to Ship Its Inmates Off to Private Prisons in Arizona The Kansas prison system is in shambles. And rather than reform or fix it, the state is now poised to push prisoners off to a controversial private prison company and its facilities in Arizona....
19:51 2019-06-06

Bank of America Cut Off Private Prisons Weeks After Lending to One Bank of America said last week it would stop dealing with private prisons. What it didn’t say: it had recently agreed to lend $90 million to one of the largest companies in the business through 2024....
11:51 2019-07-02

Anti-marijuana group loses bid to keep NY donors private Albany is set to weed out these anti-marijuana lobbyists. The New York chapter of the Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM-NY) was on Tuesday knocked back in its bid to keep its deep-pocketed donors pri...
22:00 2019-09-11

It’s scarily easy to see and share private Instagram posts It turns out that private Instagram posts and videos can be accessed with relative ease by people who aren’t even following you, according to a new report....
01:00 2019-09-12

Ultra-private Tor browser officially arrives on Android VPNs and incognito modes can help, but if you want to jump to a whole 'nother privacy level, there's the infamous Tor Browser. It has finally come out of beta and arrived on Android in a sta...
11:51 2019-05-22

NASA to allow private citizens to fly to the International Space Station NASA is planning to allow private astronauts to fly to the International Space Station, the agency announced Friday, as well as open up the orbiting laboratory to more commercial interests. The announ...
17:17 2019-06-07

Inside Princess Eugenie's Private Married World Having the second royal wedding of the year wasn't necessarily a bad thing. Five months after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made front pages around the globe, Princess Eugenie and......
17:17 2019-10-12

Meghan and Harry will fly commercial to Africa after private jet criticism Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will travel to Africa with their baby son Archie on a commercial flight in September, a royal source told CNN on Friday, after they were criticized for using private j...
01:00 2019-09-07

California set to end private prisons and immigrant detention camps America's largest state prison system is moving to quit the practice of farming out inmates to lockups run under contract by private companies, following a nationwide decline in the for-profit incarce...
08:51 2019-10-10

California assembly votes to ban private, for-profit prisons CALIFORNIA NBC -The California state legislature voted Wednesday to ban for-profit private prisons, including some facilities used by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The bill, which must be ...
05:34 2019-09-14

U.S. private sector adds fewest jobs in May since 2010: ADP U.S. private employers added 27,000 jobs in May, well below economists' expectations and the smallest monthly gain in more than nine years, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday....
15:34 2019-06-05

New VA rules allow more veterans to see private doctors, urgent care Starting Thursday, more U.S. veterans will be able to start seeing private doctors -- as part of a new law born out of scandal five years ago when some vets died because they couldn't get appointments...
00:51 2019-06-07

Mugabe's family say burial to be private, place still unknown Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe will be buried next week at a private ceremony at an as-yet-undisclosed location, his family said on Thursday, rejecting plans by the rulers that overthrew hi...
14:00 2019-09-12

Futures pare gains after big miss on private job adds U.S. stock index futures pared gains on Wednesday after data showed that the private sector in May added fewest jobs since 2010, but expectations that the central bank would cut interest rates to coun...
15:34 2019-06-05

UPDATE 1-BNP Paribas backs away from U.S. private prison industry France's BNP Paribas SA on Friday said it will no longer finance U.S. private prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from a sector shunned by domestic peers amid controversy over ...
06:34 2019-07-14

‘Almost a spy’: Transcript of Trump’s remarks at private U.N. event about whistleblower “I don’t know if I’m the most innocent person in the world. But, you know . . . I’m the most presidential, except for possibly Abe Lincoln when he wore the hat — that was tough to beat.”...
16:34 2019-09-27

Private investigator joins search for Savannah Spurlock GARRARD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The family of missing Richmond woman Savannah Spurlock says that a private investigator is now helping them in the case. Spurlock was seen leaving a Lexington bar i...
04:34 2019-06-28

Twitter Misused Private Security Info to Help Advertisers Twitter says it inadvertently used private information, provided by users for the purpose of protecting their accounts, to help companies target them with ads.Read more......
03:51 2019-10-09

Cuba legalizes private Wi-Fi networks, router imports Thousands of Cubans who built their own data networks at home can now apply for a license, but control over the internet itself stays under state control. Cuba has been one of the least-connected plac...
23:51 2019-05-29

Cuba legalizes private Wi-Fi networks in bid to boost connectivity Cuba announced on Wednesday it would legalize private Wi-Fi networks to access the internet and connect computers, as well as allow imports of equipment like routers in another step toward expanding c...
01:51 2019-05-30

Saks Fifth Avenue owner Hudson’s Bay gets offer to go private A group of shareholders, including Hudson’s Bay Co.’s executive chairman Richard Baker, on Monday offered to take the Canadian retailer private in a C$1.74 billion cash deal. Under the terms of the de...
17:17 2019-06-10

Harry and Meghan branded hypocrites for using private jets Environmental campaigners have accused the Duke and Duchess of Sussex of hypocrisy after the couple used private jets to fly to the south of France and Ibiza in two trips just days apart....
00:00 2019-08-20

Americas private banking debate: Internationalization is the future Wealthy clients increasingly need international products and services. The opportunities are clear for those who can stomach the regulatory hurdles of cross-border business and who can leverage their ...
21:17 2019-05-24

WeWork to Trim Staff Close to Ex-CEO, Sell Private Jet In the days since Adam Neumann stepped down as CEO of the shared-office startup, the company’s new leaders have made plans to push out nearly 20 friends and family members of Mr. Neumann and his wife,...
01:34 2019-09-27

Goldman Sachs combining its private-investing units - WSJ Wall Street bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc is combining its private-investing arms, with the resulting new division to have about $140 billion in assets, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citi...
05:00 2019-06-17

Private island for sale outside Manhattan is shockingly cheap For $850,000, you could buy a shoebox in Brooklyn. But why not pick up a private island instead? Just 60 miles north of Manhattan, a small island with a wee house has hit the market. Known as Willow I...
13:34 2019-08-21

Goldman Sachs to Combine Private-Investing Arms Goldman Sachs is pulling together four separate units that invest in private companies, real estate and other hard-to-access deals, creating a new unit....
04:17 2019-06-17

‘Almost a spy:’ Transcript of Trump’s remarks at private U.N. event about whistleblower “I don’t know if I’m the most innocent person in the world. But, you know . . . I’m the most presidential, except for possibly Abe Lincoln when he wore the hat — that was tough to beat.”...
05:00 2019-09-27

Railways Provisionally Selects 50 Routes For Private Operators The Railways on Friday provisionally selected 50 key routes on which trains by private operators can be run and asked its zones to examine the feasibility of the routes....
03:00 2019-09-28

Democrat Harris clarifies: she won't ban private health insurance U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris was forced to clarify her position on private health insurance again on Friday, an unwelcome distraction from a standout debate performance that he...
18:34 2019-06-28

Mexico president says met with private sector about pipeline dispute Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday that he met with business groups about a contractual dispute over several gas pipelines, seeking to ensure that the contracts are fair and...
15:00 2019-08-20

Don't laugh at Democrats on healthcare. Private insurance is a catastrophe It's funny to watch the Democratic presidential candidates on the debate stage Thursday as they tried to out-liberal each other on how to fix healthcare but the issue itself isn't a joke. And that Dem...
11:17 2019-06-28

Target to debut new private grocery brand next month The Good & Gather brand will be the largest of Target's private labels, and Target said it will have more than 2,000 products across food and beverage by 2021....
23:34 2019-08-19

The Legendary Public Rec Center In A Private School's Pocket Every now and then comes a reminder that The System works precisely as everybody suspects it does and wishes it didn’t. The situation now roiling the youth sports scene in the Nation’s Capital is one ...
01:34 2019-08-30

A private view: explore the quieter side of Florence Away from the bustle of the crowds is a far gentler version of Tuscany’s great art and food city. All you need is a bikeIt’s midnight, and I am lost in Florence. I’m on a bike without lights (almost n...
00:00 2019-09-30

Jeffrey Epstein’s private island always had topless girls: ex-IT guy A former IT guy who worked for Jeffrey Epstein said he quit over concerns about the hordes of topless underage women that frequented the wealthy sex offender’s private Caribbean island, accordin...
15:17 2019-07-18

Private banking architects: Jürg Zeltner – the pioneer of the CIO Jürg Zeltner, former chief executive of UBS Wealth Management, explains how the chief investment office was born out of chaos. Its introduction shifted not just UBS but the whole private banking ...
15:17 2019-05-21

SunTrust to stop financing private U.S. prison operators SunTrust Banks Inc will stop financing operators of private prisons and immigration holding facilities, it said on Monday, becoming the latest lender to distance itself from a sector associated with ...
22:17 2019-07-08

Slowing U.S. private hiring adds to gloom over economy Hiring by U.S. private employers slowed further in September, suggesting that trade tensions, which have pressured manufacturing, could be spilling over to the labor market....
23:34 2019-10-02

SunTrust to stop financing private prison operators SunTrust Banks Inc will stop financing operators of private prisons and immigration holding facilities, it said on Monday, becoming the latest lender to distance itself from a sector associated with ...
21:51 2019-07-08

New Mexico city allows construction of private border wall A New Mexico city is allowing construction to resume of a privately funded barrier along the U.S.-Mexico border following questions about its permit....
23:00 2019-05-30

Sotheby’s Auction House to Be Taken Private in $3.7 Billion Sale Patrick Drahi’s acquisition of the auction house, which has struggled to turn a profit recently, will return it to private ownership after 31 years of being publicly traded....
17:17 2019-06-17

Thomas Cook gives up hope of private rescue deal The ailing travel group Thomas Cook was close to abandoning hope of a private sector rescue deal on Friday evening as a City blame game engulfed the UK's oldest travel agent....
11:17 2019-09-21

Private banking: Wealthtech 2.0 – when human meets robot If there was ever a risk of client advisers being replaced by robots, that danger has now passed. Today both robo-advisers and large wealth managers see the importance of having humans and technology ...
15:17 2019-05-21

U.S. Democratic candidate Warren calls for ban on private prisons U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday called for the elimination of privately run prisons and detention centers at the federal and state level, arguing they too often place...
23:00 2019-06-21

Kurt Volker's Private Statement to Congress Sure Looks Bad for Trump On Thursday, former Special Envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker testified before members of Congress in a private session about the Trump administration’s communication with Ukrainian government officials. T...
04:34 2019-10-05

Top Obama adviser: 'The fact is' people don't want to get rid of private insurance Former Obama adviser and current CNN political commentator David Axelrod called it a "fact" that Americans don't want a single-payer health care system....
01:34 2019-08-01

Elizabeth Warren announces plan to ban private prisons Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveiled a plan Friday to ban private U.S. prisons and detention centers and hold current contractors more accountable for prisoner treatment an...
21:51 2019-06-21

Prince Philip marks 98th birthday in private LONDON (AP) — Senior royals are congratulating Prince Philip as the husband of Queen Elizabeth II celebrates his 98th birthday in private. In a tweet Monday, the royal family wished Philip “a ve...
14:51 2019-06-10

Goldman Sachs combining its private-investing units: WSJ Wall Street bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc is combining its private-investing arms, with the resulting new division to have about $140 billion in assets, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citi...
00:00 2019-06-17

The 2020 McLaren GT Will Convince You To Ditch Your Private Jet For Good There are some experiences of such intense beauty that they can cause your brain to short-circuit a little. Whipping the 2020 McLaren GT on an empty mountain road in the south of France, turning a sha...
23:17 2019-09-17

The False Promise of “Lawful Access” to Private Data Opinion: As online extremism migrates to real-world violence, some suggest letting law enforcement intercept encrypted messages. But that’s a dangerous proposition....
20:51 2019-05-21

Dead whales towed to remote private beaches to rot Scientists say there's a spike in dead gray whales along the U.S. West Coast. So many dead gray whales are washing ashore officials are asking coastal residents to allow the rotting carcasses to ...
08:34 2019-07-11

Box Shield launches in private beta to prevent data compromise Box has launched Box Shield, an AI-powered security solution that enables admins to define granular file and folder access policies, in private beta.Read More...
22:00 2019-08-21

Global private banking debate: PB embraces the modern world Private banks across the world are changing fast, placing greater emphasis than ever on a host of key factors. The best wealth managers are busy boosting inclusivity, emphasising technology and securi...
20:00 2019-08-28

Police turn to private doorbell cameras to help catch criminals Authorities in Iowa are asking residents to register their cameras so police can quickly request footage if an incident occurs nearby.       ...
14:17 2019-06-17

UPDATE 1-Goldman Sachs combining its private-investing units - WSJ Wall Street bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc is combining its private-investing arms, with the resulting new division to have about $140 billion in assets, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citi...
05:00 2019-06-17

UPDATE 2-Hudson's Bay chairman, shareholders propose C$1.74 bln go-private deal Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker on Monday teamed up with other shareholders and offered to take the struggling Canadian retailer private in a C$1.74 billion cash deal....
19:51 2019-06-10

Indonesia's capital curbs private cars in bid to cut choking pollution Indonesia's capital announced new curbs on private cars on Wednesday as it moves to rein in Jakarta's choking air pollution, but experts warned the measures were unlikely to stamp out the problem....
14:34 2019-08-07

Art Collector Patrick Drahi to Take Sotheby's Private in $2.7 Billion Deal French billionaire Patrick Drahi is buying Sotheby’s for $2.7 billion, ending the storied auction house’s 31-year run as a public company as it seeks to expand its digital business....
02:34 2019-06-18

Elton John defends Harry and Meghan's use of private jets Singer Elton John has waded into a furor about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's use of private jets, calling on the British media to stop what he called "assassinations" of the couple's char...
17:34 2019-08-20

Private health firms plan 'conquest' of Eastern Europe Csilla Balla became anxious after her doctor told her she would need surgery to remove a benign skin growth on her face, and she decided to go back to see her to discuss other options....
16:34 2019-08-29

UPDATE 1-Hudson's Bay shareholder group proposes C$1.74 bln go-private deal A group of shareholders, including Hudson's Bay Co's Executive Chairman Richard Baker, on Monday offered to take the Canadian retailer private in a C$1.74 billion cash deal....
16:51 2019-06-10

Flying Solo: How One Lucky Man Got Private Jet Experience On Delta Flight Having your flight rescheduled is usually a negative experience. But Vincent Peone's led to one of the most noteworthy travel moments of his life. Peone ended up being the only passenger on his Delta....
16:34 2019-08-13

Jeffrey Epstein’s computers seized during FBI raid on private island Drone video shows FBI agents and NYPD cops seizing computer equipment from Jeffrey Epstein‘s mansion on a private island in the Caribbean, according to a report Tuesday. The video was shot Monda...
22:34 2019-08-13

Prince Andrew took flight on Epstein private jet with Russian model In 1999, prince and Anna Malova were among nine people on previously undisclosed flight from the US Virgin Islands to FloridaPrince Andrew took a previously undisclosed flight on Jeffrey Epstein’s pri...
23:34 2019-08-25

| Da Gama explains Highlands Park's 'private' pre-season plans Highlands Park coach Owen Da Gama says the club are back in pre-season but it will be behind closed doors in order for there to be no distractions from the media....
19:17 2019-06-17

Elton John defends Harry and Meghan over use of private jets Singer reveals he paid for a flight for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their son ArchieSir Elton John has defended the Duke and Duchess of Sussex over their use of private jets, revealing that he ...
01:34 2019-08-20

Private astronauts could spend a month in space under new NASA plan As part of its new plan to encourage commercial use of the International Space Station , NASA is opening the orbiting facility to up to two private astronauts per year, the agency announced today (Jun...
02:34 2019-06-11

CORRECTED-Hudson's Bay shareholder group offers to take retailer private for C$1.74 bln A group of shareholders, including Hudson's Bay Co's Executive Chairman Richard Baker, on Monday offered to take the Canadian retailer private in a C$1.74 billion cash deal....
16:51 2019-06-10

Private beaches wanted for rotting 40-tonne whale carcasses The number of dead gray whales washing up on the US west coast has reached record levels, prompting authorities to ask landowners to help dispose of them....
19:34 2019-06-17

Prince Andrew took a flight on Epstein private jet with Russian model In 1999, prince and Anna Malova were among nine people on previously undisclosed flight from the US Virgin Islands to FloridaPrince Andrew took a previously undisclosed flight on Jeffrey Epstein’s pri...
22:34 2019-08-26

Change These Facebook Settings to Make Your Audio Recordings More Private In what has become a thing over the past few months, Facebook is the latest of the tech giants to admit that outside contractors were given access to users’ voice recordings....
10:34 2019-08-14

Great Pacific offers to take Canfor Corp private at C$16 a share Great Pacific Capital Corp has offered to take private Canadian integrated forest products company Canfor Corp at C$16 per share, or about C$2 billion ($1.51 billion) overall, payable in cash, it said...
07:34 2019-08-12

Hackers had access to private iPhone data for 2 years, Google says "Huge security holes" in iPhone software existed for the past two years, giving hackers access to photos, privates messages and the location of users, a Google security group said Thursday....
22:00 2019-08-30

In A First, Centre Appoints 9 Private Sector Experts As Joint Secretaries In a first, the Union government on Friday appointed nine private sector specialists in various fields as joint secretaries in various ministries under its lateral recruitment policy....
01:34 2019-08-31

Sotheby’s to go private in deal valuing action house at $2.66 billion The gavel has finally dropped on Sotheby’s. After six years of prodding from hard-charging billionaire Dan Loeb, the famed auction house has agreed to be taken private by French media titan Patrick Dr...
19:51 2019-06-17

| Nigeria shuts down private TV, radio stations tied to opposition Nigeria's broadcasting authority shut down private radio and television stations owned by a key opposition figure who hours earlier said his media operations were being targeted in a crackdown....
19:51 2019-06-07

Prince Harry Launches Eco-Tourism Project After Private Jet Criticism Britain's Prince Harry on Tuesday launched a new sustainable tourism project, just weeks after coming under fire for taking private jets on holiday with his family....
21:34 2019-09-03

UK's Prince Harry says rarely takes private jets, offsets his CO2 Britain's Prince Harry, under fire for using private jets while endorsing environmental causes, said on Tuesday he only uses them rarely, for safety reasons, and takes steps to offset the carbon dioxi...
17:00 2019-09-03

Meghan Markle Puts a Spotlight on Positivity After Private Jet Drama Meghan Markle is focusing on the sweetness. On Thursday, the Duchess of Sussex's Instagram account spread some positivity by highlighting Luminary Bakery, a London-based social......
06:00 2019-08-23

Royal baby Archie christened at private Windsor ceremony The youngest member of Britain’s royal family, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, has been christened at Windsor Castle in a private ceremony — too private for some royal fans...
20:17 2019-07-06

Merkel's health is a private matter, Germans say after shaking bouts Most Germans believe Angela Merkel's health is a private matter, a poll showed on Saturday, after the chancellor suffered the latest in a series of shaking episodes this week that have raised question...
16:34 2019-07-13

Meghan Markle's dad reveals why he shared her private letter: 'I have to defend myself' Meghan Markle’s estranged father, Thomas Markle, revealed why he chose to release parts of a private letter she sent him that has since become the subject of a legal battle with British tabloids....
16:17 2019-10-07

Bill de Blasio will tap private donors to help create new schools, expand 20 more Mayor Bill de Blasio will tap private donors — including a group helmed by Steve Jobs’ widow — to help create 20 new schools and remake 20 others in the first major expansion of his ...
22:00 2019-10-03

Hedge fund urges Madame Tussauds operator to go private A large investor in the operator of Madame Tussauds is waxing nostalgic about the company’s days as a private entity. Activist hedge fund ValueAct is urging the company behind the maker of Meghan Mark...
23:17 2019-05-23

Ten people killed when private plane crashes into Texas hangar Ten people were killed on Sunday when their private turboprop airplane crashed into a hangar during takeoff and burst into flames at the municipal airport in Addison, Texas, outside Dallas, an airport...
08:17 2019-07-01

Robert Mueller wants to testify in private before Congress, Jerrold Nadler says Special counsel Robert Mueller wants to talk to Congress about his investigation into the Trump campaign and Russian interference in the 2016 election, but he wants to do it behind closed doors, said ...
15:00 2019-05-24

Kamala Harris: Virtually eliminating private insurance would be 'seamless' Kamala Harris said that the transition for millions of Americans whose private plans would be illegal under a "Medicare for all" single-payer healthcare system would be "seamless."...
07:34 2019-07-18

Save an extra 25% on Private Internet Access VPN subscriptions this Memorial Day So when you can score a deal on essential online security from a heritage brand, it’s time to jump on that offer. Right now, you can secure a one-year PIA subscription for $37.49 (Orig. $119.40), a tw...
16:17 2019-05-26

State Department revives investigation of Clinton's private emails Hillary Clinton's private email server may once again be a hot-button issue three years after the FBI said it wouldn't press charges. Washington Post sources claimed State Department invest...
04:00 2019-09-30

‘Almost a spy’: Transcript and video of Trump’s remarks at private U.N. event about whistleblower “I don’t know if I’m the most innocent person in the world. But, you know . . . I’m the most presidential, except for possibly Abe Lincoln when he wore the hat — that was tough to beat.”...
14:00 2019-09-28

Toyota Vellfire Luxury MPV Showcased In India At A Private Event Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) is likely to be the next automaker to introduce a luxury MPV in India. The Japanese automaker recently showcased the Toyota Vellfire MPV at a private event in the country,...
16:34 2019-07-18

Bernie Sanders says there's no middle ground on eliminating private insurance As Kamala Harris equivocates on her position on healthcare, Bernie Sanders has thrown down the gauntlet: Either you support the elimination of private insurance, or you aren't really for "Medicare for...
22:17 2019-06-28

Merlin to go private in $7.5 billion deal with Lego family and Blackstone Madame Tussauds owner Merlin said on Friday it had agreed to be acquired by the investment vehicle of Lego's founding family and private equity firm Blackstone Group LP in a $7.5 billion deal....
13:34 2019-06-28

Border Wall on Private Land in New Mexico Fuels Backlash A group that pushes for stricter border control is spending $6 million to construct less than a mile of border fencing on private land in southern New Mexico....
09:34 2019-05-29

GTA Online's Casino Will Have Horse Racing, Private Arcades, And Penthouses GTA Online’s casino update launches July 23. The update is about the opening of the Diamond Casino & Resort in Los Santos. Rockstar has revealed more information about the long-teased update via a...
23:51 2019-07-18

Private investigator has spent a decade on Jeffrey Epstein's trail When Detective Michael Fisten hung up his badge after 30 years in law enforcement and started a new career as a private investigator, he thought his first case wouldn't last more than a couple of week...
07:00 2019-07-21

Apple Is Testing Private Web Ads on Safari So You Feel Less Creeped Out While Shopping Ads are the bane of the internet. On top of being an eyesore, by now everyone’s had that experience of googling an item, only to find targeted ads for that same product follow you across the web. It’s...
05:34 2019-05-23

Everything We Know About Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Private Christening for Archie It's been almost two months since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry welcomed their son, Archie Harrison, into the world, which means the child's christening isn't too far......
11:51 2019-07-02

Google workers are eavesdropping on your private conversations via its smart speakers The stuff gathered in Google's recordings is startling: Quarrels that may have resulted in violence, explicit bedroom talks, business calls, and more.       ...
14:34 2019-07-12

Facebook says private groups are its future. Some are hubs for misinformation and hate. Facebook’s new strategy of pushing interactions within closed-member groups is increasingly butting up against the company’s capacity to monitor those that break the social network’s rules against hat...
22:17 2019-07-05

Hack on Stack Overflow exposes private data for ~250 users (credit: Pixabay) Stack Overflow said hackers obtained private data for about 250 users after breaching the site and spending the next week escalating their access. “While our overall user database ...
15:00 2019-05-21

Societe Generale Private Banking: Building a pan-European footprint Societe Generale has had a presence in Luxembourg since 1893, making it the oldest foreign bank in the Grand Duchy. As well as being one of the market leaders, Societe Generale is now the fifth larges...
15:17 2019-05-21

Microsoft admitted to private Linux developer security list Linux developers recognize Microsoft's contributions to Linux and security -- by letting the company's Linux developers in its closed linux-distro security list....
23:34 2019-07-08

UPDATE 3-SunTrust to stop financing private U.S. prison operators SunTrust Banks Inc will stop financing operators of private prisons and immigration holding facilities, it said on Monday, becoming the latest lender to distance itself from a sector associated with t...
23:34 2019-07-08

Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express First Train To Be Run By Private Operators The Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express is set to be the first train to be operated by private players, sources said Monday, indicating that the Railways is going ahead with its 100-day agenda of handing over...
10:17 2019-07-09

Societe Generale Private Banking (SGPB): Embracing phygitalization Over the last five decades, Societe Generale has been synonymous with innovation, says Jean-François Mazaud, Head of the group’s private banking unit (SGPB)....
15:17 2019-05-21

IMF urges Mexico to open up Pemex to cooperation with private companies The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday recommended that Mexico reconsider its position of limiting private companies' cooperation with state-owned oil company Pemex, whose debt is weighing he...
08:51 2019-10-12

California bans private prisons and immigrant detention centers California is banning the use of for-profit prisons, once embraced to ease overcrowding, but now scorned by prisoner and immigrant advocacy groups over substandard conditions and alleged abuses....
06:51 2019-10-12

California bans private prisons and immigration detention centers California moved to end the use of private, for-profit lockups in America's largest state prison system as well as in federal immigration detention centers in the state under a measure signed into law...
03:17 2019-10-12

Private school staffer charged with raping student with disabilities An overnight staffer at a private school in Massachusetts has been charged with raping a cognitively disabled 19-year-old student, police said. Phillip Houtman, 28, of New Bedford, surrendered to auth...
21:51 2019-10-11

UBS creates team to promote private capital markets deals UBS Group has created a private capital markets team to help wealth management clients invest in the burgeoning sector, the Swiss bank said on Wednesday....
14:34 2019-07-10

Instagram accidentally leaks private data of major influencers Instagram has accidentally leaked the private information of 49 million of its users, including major influencers and bloggers. A huge database containing details about celebrities, influencers and br...
21:34 2019-05-21

Millions of US taxpayers’ money invested in private prison firms At least 20 public worker pension funds have invested in firms profiting from Trump’s immigration policy, including California and New York This story is co-published with the Documented news website ...
15:00 2019-07-11

Number of private parking tickets issued up by over a million in 12 months News 16 May, 2019 Jump in parking tickets comes after private parking firms requested 6.8 million vehicle keeper records in the last financial year...
14:32 2019-05-21

How to Change Firefox's Default Search Engine for Private Browsing Just about every web browser lets you specify your default search engine, and some even let you toggle between multiple search engines on the fly. In the upcoming Firefox 71 update, you’ll now be able...
23:51 2019-10-08

The Gates Foundation Is Filling Its Coffers With Profits From Private Prisons For soulless ghouls who view the bottom line as superior to basic human rights, for-profit prisons are an apt investment, one that the investment arm of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation just incr...
23:00 2019-07-23

A Nevada Law That Fines Companies for Selling Private Data Is About to Go Into Effect Starting next Tuesday, Nevada residents may choose to opt-out of having their personal information resold by online businesses. A privacy bill, signed into law this May, requires website operators to ...
01:34 2019-09-24

UPDATE 1-U.S. Democratic candidate Warren calls for ban on private prisons U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday called for the elimination of privately run prisons and detention centers at the federal and state level, arguing they too often place...
21:34 2019-06-21

NASA could see more delays for SpaceX and Boeing private space flights When NASA awarded Boeing and SpaceX contracts to develop vehicles that can take astronauts to the ISS, it was hoping they'll be done by 2017. Unfortunately, both companies grappled with technical...
18:00 2019-06-21

Fortress Becomes Japan's Biggest Private Apartment Landlord With $1 Billion Bet Fortress Investment Group is buying dated units on the outskirts of big Japanese cities—and in the process it has become the largest private owner of apartments in Japan....
16:17 2019-06-18

U.S. Democratic 2020 candidate Warren calls for ban on private prisons U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday called for the elimination of privately run prisons and detention centers at the federal and state level, arguing they too often place...
16:17 2019-06-21

Rod Stewart Reveals He's "in the Clear" After Private Battle With Prostate Cancer Rod Stewart is a cancer survivor. The 74-year-old singer revealed his private battle with prostate cancer at a fundraiser for the Prostate Project and European Tour Foundation over the......
18:17 2019-09-16

Private Sector Adds 195,000 Jobs, Beating Economists' Estimates The nonfarm private sector in the U.S. added over 50,000 more jobs in August than economists expected, helped by strong growth in mid-sized businesses and in the service sector....
17:00 2019-09-05

Private funeral mass held for granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy A private funeral mass was held on Monday for the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, who died last week after being found unresponsive at the family's compound in Hyannis Port, Massachuse...
06:51 2019-08-06

Harris seeks end to executions, cash bail, private prisons WASHINGTON-- California Sen. Kamala Harris, whose record as a prosecutor has been under scrutiny since she entered the presidential race, has unveiled a criminal justice plan that calls for abolishing...
15:34 2019-09-09

The economy is slowing, but not as bad as Wednesday's private payrolls report suggests Economists say while the soft ADP number is an anomaly, they do think the job market is weakening and will worsen if Trump moves forward with tariffs....
19:17 2019-06-05

California bans private prisons – including Ice detention centers Bill removes profit motive from incarceration and marks latest clash in state’s battle with Trump over treatment of immigrantsThe private prison industry is set to be upended after California lawmaker...
21:34 2019-09-12

90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days Has a Private Eye, $40,000 on a Mystery Woman and the Return of Darcey It's a new season of testing the waters for Americans and their foreigner loves. Yep, 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days is back for a third season. This season, there are two......
19:51 2019-08-05

U.S. gig workers get support from private companies, but public policy lags As the gig economy matures and embraces more of the U.S. workforce, workers are taking freelance jobs seriously. It's time our public policy did too.Read More...
01:51 2019-06-03

Disputed Debt Hangs Over European Maestro of Private Bonds German financier Lars Windhorst’s debts highlight the murky world of private bonds in Europe, for which there are typically no credit ratings, little trading and scant regulation....
15:00 2019-09-11

Jean-Georges to open private eatery in NYC’s priciest condo Let them eat multicourse meals! Jean-Georges Vongerichten will operate the residents-only restaurant at 220 Central Park South, The Post has exclusively learned. Public records show permits for a 54-s...
02:01 2019-08-01

Texas Shooter Bought Gun In Private Sale After Purchase Ban: Report The gunman who killed seven people and wounded 23 others in a rampage across West Texas on Saturday obtained the assault-style rifle used through a private sale after he was banned from having a......
11:00 2019-09-04

Texas shooter bought gun in private sale, after ban due to mental illness: ABC The gunman who killed seven people and wounded 23 others in a rampage across West Texas on Saturday obtained the assault-style rifle used through a private sale after he was banned from having a firea...
07:34 2019-09-04

Switching to a 'private cloud' revolutionised how this vital organisation operates The South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB) is a vital scientific organisation that does important work researching and monitoring aquatic ecosystems. South Africa’s proximity ...
11:17 2019-05-30

Gujarat Cadre IAS Officer Appointed S Jaishankar's Private Secretary Gujarat cadre IAS officer Ravi Kumar Arora has been appointed as the Private Secretary to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, according to a government order passed on Wednesday....
17:51 2019-07-31

'The selling of an election': how private firms compromised midterms security Georgia’s voting machines and online registration were almost entirely managed by private companies, raising security concernsPrivate companies had near-complete control over Georgia’s elections for t...
15:00 2019-08-01

Labour backs abolishing private schools in conference vote Labour will campaign at the next general election with a promise to effectively abolish private schools and "redistribute" their properties to the state sector....
10:34 2019-09-23

Cuba Expands Internet Access to Private Homes and Businesses While Cuba went online in the 1990s, it has lagged behind much of the world in the race toward greater connectivity. For years, access remained prohibitively expensive and tightly controlled....
18:00 2019-07-31

New trade minister Liz Truss had private talks in US with libertarian groups Fears for weakening of UK’s food safety and animal welfare standards in any deal with AmericaThe cabinet minister in charge of negotiating a new US trade deal met with a series of rightwing American t...
13:17 2019-08-04

Apple, Google and Microsoft are fighting to keep your encrypted chats private Just as more tech companies are starting to see the light when it comes to privacy and security, intelligence agencies would still like to be able to spy on encrypted communication, whether it’s...
15:00 2019-05-31

This Backpack Turns a Coffee Shop Table Into a Private Office Nearly two years after Moose Designs showed off its totally unique workstation bag, the company is back with a new, improved, and larger version that can be worn as a backpack, carried as a briefcase,...
19:51 2019-07-31

Gunman in Texas shooting bought gun in private sale: Here's what we know The gunman in the shooting in Odessa, Texas on Saturday obtained the gun he used in a private sale, evading a background check, according to reports.        ...
07:00 2019-09-04

Four-day week and abolishing private schools: The policies Labour announced The focus on Labour's conference in Brighton might have been diverted by the sudden resumption of parliament, but there were a lot of new policies unveiled....
02:34 2019-09-25

NASA Is Working With Private Companies to Go Back to the Moon. That’s Riskier Than it Seems NASA will never be listed on NASDAQ. It’s already a wholly owned subsidiary of, well, all of us—which is the way it’s supposed to be with taxpayer-funded government agencies. But you...
01:34 2019-08-01

Private donors revive Formula One race in Mexico after government cut funds Formula One drivers will rev up their race cars again for the annual Mexican Grand Prix, Mexico City's mayor said on Wednesday, after a cut in government funding put the future of the widely attended ...
22:00 2019-08-07

Saoirse Kennedy Hill to be laid to rest Monday in private burial A funeral for Robert F. Kennedy’s granddaughter will be held Monday at a church near the famed family’s Cape Cod compound, kin said Sunday. Saoirse Kennedy Hill, a 22-year-old Boston College stu...
23:51 2019-08-04

Elizabeth Warren fibbed — private prison stocks have bombed in the Trump era When writing today's editorial, we already knew that Elizabeth Warren was lying (or more generously, stretching it) during the debate two weeks ago when she claimed that the current U.S. prosperity is...
17:34 2019-07-08

UPDATE 2-U.S. regulator considers boosting investor options to private offerings The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Tuesday it is considering boosting the number of options in private stock sales by broadening access to more potential investors and revamping the c...
23:34 2019-06-18

Madhya Pradesh Planning Law In Favour Of Locals For Private Sector Jobs The Madhya Pradesh government is planning to bring a law that will ensure that the people of the state will get preference in 70 per cent of the jobs in the private sector, Chief Minister Kamal Nath.....
00:17 2019-07-10

Private schools angry over state proposal to give city more oversight New York’s elite private-school community is “furious” over a state proposal to give the city Department of Education oversight of their kids’ curricula — and they’re fighting back, insiders told The ...
03:34 2019-07-12

Ralph Lauren gets honorary knighthood from Prince Charles in private ceremony The fashion designer famous for his tweedy looks was awarded an honorary British knighthood. But you can't call this American citizen "Sir Ralph."        ...
23:51 2019-06-20

Nitish Kumar Opposes Centre's Pitch For Public-Private Tie-Up In Railways Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, a BJP ally, has opposed the central government's proposal to bring public-private partnerships in Railways to enhance infrastructure and connectivity....
10:17 2019-07-09

Dale Earnhardt Jr. hospitalized after his private plane crashes at Tennessee airport Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s private plane crashed on Thursday at a Tennessee airport, and the former NASCAR driver was transported to an area hospital.       ...
23:34 2019-08-16

Google announces Equiano, a private subsea cable from Europe to Africa Running along the West Coast of Africa, Equiano should offer about 20 times more network capacity than the last cable built to serve this region, Google says....
02:17 2019-06-29

How to make your Twitter account private on desktop or mobile, and choose who can see your tweets Associated Press You can make your Twitter account private and ensure that only the people you want to see your posts can. Public Twitter accounts are accessible both to users of the site, and anyone...
04:51 2019-07-24

Berlin buys 670 flats on Karl-Marx-Allee from private owner Move to renationalise buildings follows protests over rising property prices in the cityThe state of Berlin has bought back 670 apartments on the historic Karl-Marx-Allee from a private owner after de...
15:34 2019-07-16

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Want Private Christening for Archie: Report It looks like Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are set to forgo another royal tradition made popular over the past few decades. The two plan to soon host a christening for their baby boy......
19:17 2019-06-30

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry To Host Private Christening For Son: Report The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, are all set to forgo another royal tradition, which has been quite popular, over the past years....
10:00 2019-07-01

VR massage: Strapping on goggles lets you escape and relax on your own private island Imagine getting a massage on your own private island overlooking the ocean. All of this is yours at a VR spa, even if only for 30 minutes at a time.       ...
16:17 2019-08-05

Facebook co-founder says Libra could shift monetary clout to private companies: FT Facebook Inc's Libra cryptocurrency would hand over much of the control of monetary policy from central banks to private companies, the company's co-founder Chris Hughes said in an opinion piece in th...
13:00 2019-06-21

Ocasio-Cortez: Nobody is ‘heartbroken’ at the prospect of losing private health insurance Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., said on Wednesday nobody is "heartbroken" by the prospect of losing their private health insurance if Medicare for All were to be implemented....
18:51 2019-07-18

Sara Netanyahu convicted of lesser crime in private chef case Sara Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister's wife, on Sunday was convicted of a lower crime of breach of trust that involves no jail time in a private chef case after accepting a plea deal in a court ...
20:51 2019-06-16

House Oversight chairman demands private emails from Trump officials A top House Democrat demanded Monday that the White House turn over all communications sent by senior officials using private email and messaging services — including encrypted apps — by next week, ci...
02:17 2019-07-02