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EU watchdog warns of risks after BlackRock appointed as ESG advisor

24 minutes ago   |   Fortune

The European Commission failed to fully consider conflicts of interest when it appointed BlackRock Inc. to advise on new sustainable-finance rules for banks, according to a...
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The labor market mess awaiting Joe Biden

The labor market mess awaiting Joe Biden

56 minutes ago   |   Politico

President-elect Joe Biden will inherit one of the weakest labor markets in U.S. history, with record-high unemployment, widening inequality and deteriorating economic...
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Supercell invests $2.8 million in 2Up, a co-op mobile game studio

Supercell invests $2.8 million in 2Up, a co-op mobile game studio

2 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Supercell is investing $2.8 million in New Zealand game studio 2UP Games, which is working on a co-op mobile game.
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Dinkins is gone, but his real estate legacy lives on

10 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

With the city gripped by recession, Mayor David Dinkins didn't want to lose Morgan Stanley, a major taxpayer and employer, to the suburbs. In 1992, the city and state offered...
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Prologis picks up Maspeth parcel for $51M

11 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Prologis is broadcasting that the industrial market remains hot in the outer boroughs. The industrial giant picked up 223,000 square feet of land at 48-00 Grand Avenue in...
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Dow crests 30,000 points on vaccine hopes, Biden transition

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 30,000 points for the first time Tuesday as progress in the development of coronavirus vaccines and news that the transition of...
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How Evolution Enterprises approaches real estate investing

13 hours ago   |   Times Union

Investing in real estate, whether buying a house for yourself or taking a fixer-upper and selling it someone else, is often cited as a way to build wealth. But for those with...
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What is growth investing? A strategy that focuses on high-growth companies in hopes for significant investment returns

What is growth investing? A strategy that focuses on high-growth companies in hopes for significant investment returns

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Growth investing is an investment approach that targets stocks that provide a significantly higher average rate of return than the market in...
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BlackRock is paying $1 billion in cash for a wonky fund business. Here's why customized index funds are having a moment

BlackRock is paying $1 billion in cash for a wonky fund business. Here's why customized index funds are having a moment

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement BlackRock's plans to buy a firm specializing in customized portfolios is a sure sign that clients' expectations for personalized investments are rising...
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Home insurance startup Hippo raises $350M

16 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Home insurance startup Hippo has raised $350 million from Japanese insurance giant Mitsui Sumitomo. The deal comes just four months after the online insurance firm raised $150...
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2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

Nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards were announced Tuesday, with Beyoncé leading among the nominees with nine. Read more ...

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Alabama, Notre Dame and Ohio State round out the top four. Read more ...

Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

The unanimous action sends Gov. Steve Sisolak results that will deliver six electoral votes from the battleground state to Biden. Read more ...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Democrat Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat... Read more ...

Tesla has surged past $525 billion in market value and could soon overtake...

Tesla has surged past $525 billion in market value and could soon overtake Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. Here's why that's astounding

Summary List Placement Tesla's market capitalization soared past $525 billion on Tuesday, leaving it within striking distance of the $549 billion market cap of Warren Buffett's... Read more ...

Car crashes into gate of Merkel's chancellery in Berlin

Car crashes into gate of Merkel's chancellery in Berlin

A car has been seen crashing into the gates of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office in Berlin, according to the Reuters news agency. Photographs from the scene reveal... Read more ...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the next two months

The prediction comes as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations nationwide are exploding, with more than 3.1 million infections reported in the U.S. since the start of November... Read more ...

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid case

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid case

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma formally admitted to its role in the nationwide opioid epidemic on Tuesday by pleading guilty to three criminal charges. Company chairman Steve... Read more ...

Pennsylvania Just Certified Its Results

Pennsylvania Just Certified Its Results

Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday, per the AP. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, tweeted that the... Read more ...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, Axios reported, citing sources with direct knowledge of... Read more ...