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Term Sheet - Wednesday, November 21

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

BILLIONS Good morning, Term Sheet readers. HOUSEKEEPING : As a reminder, Term Sheet won't be in your inbox this Thursday and Friday because of Thanksgiving. In other words...
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State says revenue exceeds expectations again in October

2 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration says that tax revenue has surpassed expectations again in October. LePage's Finance Commissioner Alec Porteous said Tuesday that...
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The Finance 202: Trump has vastly inflated the value of the U.S.-Saudi economic alliance

3 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Last year, Saudi Arabia ranked 20th as a destination for American goods.
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Elon Musk's SpaceX is the latest big tech company to tap the risky leveraged loan market

Elon Musk's SpaceX is the latest big tech company to tap the risky leveraged loan market

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Space X, one of Tesla CEO Elon Musk's major business ventures, tapped the risky leveraged loan market. The $250 million deal received a mixed reception from investors given...
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“It's Not Surprising”: Morgan Stanley CEO Explains What's Behind the Market Correction

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Tighter monetary conditions worldwide and political discord mean Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman is not exactly shocked that there's an ongoing market sell-off. "It's not...
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French Finance Minister spoke to Renault executives, to have briefing on Wednesday

8 hours ago   |   Reuters

French finance minister Bruno Le Maire will hold a briefing on Wednesday to discuss the situation with Renault, said a spokesman for the French economy ministry, with Renault...
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Bitcoin hits new 2018 low, dropping 25% in a week

Bitcoin hits new 2018 low, dropping 25% in a week

12 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Bitcoin slumped to its lowest this year, tumbling as much as 10% to breach $4,300 and taking losses in the world's best-known digital coin to 25% in a week.
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Dow Falls Another 600 Points as Tech Selloff Spreads to Retail, Other Sectors

17 hours ago   |   Fortune

The selloff in Apple and other stocks earlier this week spread Tuesday to other sectors, such as retail and energy, pushing Dow Jones Industrial Average and other major indexes...
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The ‘Neo-Banks' Are Finally Having Their Moment

20 hours ago   |   NY Times

High fees and low interest rates have provided an opening for a new generation of finance start-ups to compete with the big banks.
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What you need to know on Wall Street today

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider's summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. Sign up here to get the best of Business Insider delivered direct to your...
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Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and it reveals one of the most dangerous grocery-store habits

The CDC recommended on Tuesday that Americans avoid all forms of romaine lettuce. At least 32 people in 11 states have been infected with E. coli after consuming romaine - but... Read more ...

Amazon told customers their personal info had been exposed - but won't say...

Amazon told customers their personal info had been exposed - but won't say how many customers were affected

Amazon told some customers on Wednesday that their email address and name had been exposed due to a "technical error." Amazon informed customers in an email that it happened... Read more ...

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world's largest technology companies. Read more ...

Health officials say to avoid all romaine lettuce after an E. coli outbreak...

Health officials say to avoid all romaine lettuce after an E. coli outbreak sickened people in 11 US states

The CDC warned on Tuesday that Americans should avoid all forms of romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak. E. coli is a species of bacteria that lives in the intestines... Read more ...

NASA is launching a safety review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked weed live...

NASA is launching a safety review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked weed live on the internet

NASA will launch a safety review of SpaceX and Boeing, who it has contracted to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, The Washington Post reports . Three officials... Read more ...

UN senior official resigns after 'mind blowing' audit reportedly finds he...

UN senior official resigns after 'mind blowing' audit reportedly finds he spent nearly $500,000 in travel expenses

United Nations Environment Program chief Erik Solheim resigned, after he was alleged to have accrued $488,518 in travel expenses in the course of nearly two years, according to... Read more ...

The 10 most important things in the world right now

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Here's what you need to know for Wednesday. 1. US President Donald Trump reportedly wanted to direct the Department of Justice to prosecute two of his political rivals. Both... Read more ...

Tech stocks sink again; Dow drops 500 points

Tech stocks sink again; Dow drops 500 points

The gloom and doom on Wall Street has wiped out the stock market's gains for the year. Read more ...

The 20 best-selling products from last year's Black Friday - including the...

The 20 best-selling products from last year's Black Friday - including the ones that surprised us

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Look no... Read more ...

Phil Mickelson challenged Tiger Woods to a $100,000 bet on the first hole of...

Phil Mickelson challenged Tiger Woods to a $100,000 bet on the first hole of their upcoming match and Tiger responded by doubling it

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will face off on Friday in a head-to-head match with $9 million at stake. While promoting the pay-per-view match on Tuesday, Mickelson and Woods... Read more ...