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  • Music for babies ... that doesn't suck

    Music for babies ... that doesn't suck

    The rift between Taylor Swift and Spotify shows just how tough the music business is right now.Streaming songs for a small cut just isn't as lucrative as selling an entire album.But there's one small record label that is still thriving in the digit…
    - 15 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Boo! These five stocks are scary

    Boo! These five stocks are scary

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.It's trick or treat time ... W…
    - 31 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • Pepsi to test homemade colas with SodaStream

    Pepsi to test homemade colas with SodaStream

    Want to make your own Sierra Mist at home? You soon may have the chance to do that.Pepsi (PEP) said on Friday that it will be working with do-it-yourself carbonated beverage company SodaStream (SODA) on a limited test of homemade Pepsi-branded sodas…
    - 24 Oct 14, 2:25pm -
  • All aboard! Railroad stocks soar on takeover talk

    All aboard! Railroad stocks soar on takeover talk

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Shares of big U.S. railroad CS…
    - 13 Oct 14, 1:16pm -
  • Nadella blunder worse than any of Ballmer's

    Nadella blunder worse than any of Ballmer's

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Los Angeles Clippers owner Ste…
    - 10 Oct 14, 1:47pm -
  • Zombie retailers: Sears, J.C. Penney plunge

    Zombie retailers: Sears, J.C. Penney plunge

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Sears and J.C. Penney are two…
    - 8 Oct 14, 4:02pm -
  • It's good to be a Dow dropout

    It's good to be a Dow dropout

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.There are only 30 stocks in th…
    - 6 Oct 14, 1:53pm -
  • Hack attacks = big $ for cybersecurity IPO

    Hack attacks = big $ for cybersecurity IPO

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.The Nasdaq was in blood red mo…
    - 25 Sep 14, 1:38pm -
  • Citizens is not the Alibaba of banking

    Citizens is not the Alibaba of banking

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.More U.S. consumers have proba…
    - 24 Sep 14, 4:15pm -
  • Ebola drug maker's stock soars

    Ebola drug maker's stock soars

    The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any individual stocks.Sadly, there is still no cure…
    - 23 Sep 14, 1:26pm -

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Reuters: Breakingviews

  • newBreakingviews TV: Copier jam

    Breakingviews TV: Copier jam

    HP has rejected Xerox’s $33.5 billion offer, but left the door open to talks. That paves the way for a more sensible deal – say, one where HP is the acquirer but Xerox boss John Visentin calls the shots. Activist investor Carl Icahn ought to be a…
    - 16 hours ago, 18 Nov 19, 12:48pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Wrong Kong

    Breakingviews TV: Wrong Kong

    Unrest in Hong Kong intensified as protesters blocked roads and trains during the workweek while police fired teargas at lunch hour in the central business district. Jeffrey Goldfarb and Robyn Mak discuss renewed concerns about the financial hub’s…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Nov 19, 10:55am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Xerox this

    Breakingviews TV: Xerox this

    Carl Icahn, already an investor in Xerox, has now bought a stake in HP – which the much smaller Xerox last week offered to buy for more than $30 billion. With scope to merge the printing businesses somehow, the activist could win either way, as Ric…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Nov 19, 1:02pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Car alarm

    Breakingviews TV: Car alarm

    Peugeot’s shares slipped and Fiat Chrysler’s soared since the two automakers announced their merger of equals. The reason: It’s not so equal after all. But with big shareholders and CEO Carlos Tavares on board, Peugeot is probably on a path of…
    - 6 days ago, 13 Nov 19, 1:36pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Buyout band

    Breakingviews TV: Buyout band

    Could KKR and Walgreens chief Stefano Pessina reunite to take the $55 bln retailer private? They’ve got prior: Boots was Europe’s biggest leveraged buyout over a decade ago. Once again, the LBO supergroup would need friendly markets and cash-rich…
    - 7 days ago, 12 Nov 19, 12:55pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Morales hazard

    Breakingviews TV: Morales hazard

    Bolivia’s three-term president, Evo Morales, resigned amidst protests about possible vote-rigging following October’s election. He helped foster a Bolivian middle class, then outstayed his welcome with them, as Anna Szymanski explains. The immedi…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Nov 19, 12:30pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: SoftBank flop

    Breakingviews TV: SoftBank flop

    Nov 8 - The Japanese company led by Masayoshi Son unveiled a $5 bln writedown on WeWork, Uber and other soured bets. Robyn Mak and Alec Macfarlane discuss what this means for SoftBank’s financial health, and whether its visionary founder can resto…
    - 11 days ago, 8 Nov 19, 9:40am -
  • Breakingviews TV: Airbnb cleans

    Breakingviews TV: Airbnb cleans

    Bad guests and dishonest hosts are not welcome at the home-share service, says boss Brian Chesky. He is therefore launching verification for all Airbnb’s 7 million listings. That’s sensible. What’s remarkable is that it’s taken Silicon Valley…
    - 12 days ago, 7 Nov 19, 12:29pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Walgreens LBO

    Breakingviews TV: Walgreens LBO

    A suggestion of taking the pharmacy chain private, reported by Reuters, could produce a record $87 billion deal – a major stretch even for today’s capital-rich buyout firms. Still, boss Stefano Pessina has pulled off audacious financial feats bef…
    - 13 days ago, 6 Nov 19, 12:36pm -
  • Breakingviews TV: Uber under

    Breakingviews TV: Uber under

    The ride-hailing firm’s $3.5 bln quarterly revenue is growing briskly – yet so are its accounting quirks and food-delivery losses. Meanwhile a slab of insider shares are about to be released from their lockup. It’s not a good moment to be an Ub…
    - 14 days ago, 5 Nov 19, 12:45pm -

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  • Finance, disaster, and you

    Finance, disaster, and you

    The Financier, an often-overlooked 1912 novel by the iconic American writer Theodore Dreiser, isn't just a page-turning morality tale about early American capitalism. It offers contemporary businesspeople valuable insights on hubris, risk, adversity…
    - 11 Feb 19, 1:00am -
  • Facing up to a four-generation society

    Facing up to a four-generation society

    Until now, few people routinely lived into their 90s. Welcome to the first four-generation world, where adults can expect to know their great-grandparents. The last similar shift, to a three-generation (3-Gen) world, transformed society completely.…
    - 1 Feb 19, 1:00am -
  • Why You Need to Pay More Attention to Indirect Taxes in 2019

    Why You Need to Pay More Attention to Indirect Taxes in 2019

    Three key trends that are shaping value-added and sales taxes. For more insight, read "It Pays to Keep Tabs on Indirect Taxes."
    - 21 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • It Pays to Keep Tabs on Indirect Taxes

    It Pays to Keep Tabs on Indirect Taxes

    The speed and scale at which countries around the world are announcing changes to their indirect tax systems -- value-added tax (VAT), general sales tax (GST), customs duties, and excise taxes -- are giving even the biggest and best-resourced busines…
    - 17 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • What happened after India eliminated cash

    What happened after India eliminated cash

    Two years ago, the Indian government abruptly wiped out most of the nation's currency in hopes of ending black money and curbing corruption. Has the experiment worked?
    - 7 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • Why your next deal may be a partnership

    Why your next deal may be a partnership

    In response to various external and internal pressures, companies are pushing partnerships beyond their traditional limits. A recent PwC analysis of more than a quarter-century of global data shows that the combined number of alliances and joint ven…
    - 3 Dec 18, 1:00am -
  • How Financial Institutions Can Put Risk Management Back in the Driver's Seat

    How Financial Institutions Can Put Risk Management Back in the Driver's Seat

    Although beefing up risk detection and management practices has improved banks' ability to oversee and refine important elements, the approach has kicked the actual risk takers involved in day-to-day business out of the driver's seat. Here's how to…
    - 15 Oct 18, 1:00am -
  • Midsized Public Companies Are Going, Going...

    Midsized Public Companies Are Going, Going...

    They're not gone. But they are struggling as the market splits into behemoth platforms and a multitude of small, niche players that those platforms enable.
    - 4 Oct 18, 1:00am -
  • Back from the Brink?

    Back from the Brink?

    A new book argues that the global financial crisis that began in 2008 would have been much worse without American financial innovation.
    - 25 Jul 18, 1:00am -

The Banker: Markets

  • Caixa opens Spanish market for SDG bonds
    A pioneer in the retail sector, CaixaBank's charitable roots explain its success in launching the first Spanish bond linked to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. David Wigan reports.
    - 27 days ago, 23 Oct 19, 6:37am -
  • Could Islamic banking solve financial inclusion?
    With millions of people excluded from the financial system because of their religious beliefs, would adapting to their needs boost the numbers of financial inclusion? 
    - 29 days ago, 21 Oct 19, 12:29pm -
  • Assessing sustainable infrastructure: the bigger picture
    Infrastructure is assessed for its ESG credentials on a project-by-project basis but calls are growing for a comprehensive, sector-wide analysis. 
    - 30 days ago, 20 Oct 19, 2:45pm -
  • Why firms must look beyond the bottom line to make a social impact
    The next step for companies committed to ESG is to introduce impact-weighted accounting, whereby an organisation’s balance sheet details its wider social effects, as well as its financial health. Silvia Pavoni explains.
    - 30 days ago, 20 Oct 19, 1:48pm -
  • Can Islamic finance find its feet in Asia?
    Islamic banking is a growing industry across Asia, with alternatives to conventional banking being developed to cater for the region’s huge Muslim population. Kimberley Long looks at its progress.
    - 33 days ago, 17 Oct 19, 1:55pm -
  • Rabobank’s record AT1 sets new benchmark
    The successful AT1 deal by Rabobank proved that its recent strategy of focusing on efficiency and digitisation was the right call, as David Wigan reports.
    - 61 days ago, 19 Sep 19, 5:59am -
  • SocGen makes SDG history with Enel
    When Italian utility company Enel sought to issue the first corporate bond linked to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, it chose Société Générale, which has a wealth of SDG knowledge, as joint bookrunner and sole swap counterparty. Edward R…
    - 63 days ago, 17 Sep 19, 6:52am -
  • Can Asia achieve its green finance aspirations?
    Interest in green financing is picking up in Asia, as investors consider it good for both yields and ethical reasons. Even so, there is plenty of work to be done if the region is to fulfil its ambitions in the sector. Kimberley Long reports. 
    - 64 days ago, 16 Sep 19, 1:30pm -
  • What does it mean when we say 'green'?
    Definitions around what makes a product truly ‘green’ are still vague, so the European Commission technical expert group on sustainable finance has taken on the task of compiling a green taxonomy, writes Silvia Pavoni.
    - 64 days ago, 16 Sep 19, 7:46am -
  • Investment banking revenues continue to fall
    The headwinds facing the world’s largest investment banks have taken their toll on revenues, productivity, operating margins and headcount. Joy Macknight reports.
    - 74 days ago, 6 Sep 19, 11:35am -

The Big Picture

  • newMIB: Wrestling the Pentagon Under Control
    How do you wrestle an unwieldy, 700 billion dollar behemoth into submission? That was the challenge facing Ash Carter as Secretary of Defense. The five-time recipient of the DOD Distinguished Public Service Medal, and CJCS Joint Distinguished Civilia…
    - 15 hours ago, 18 Nov 19, 2:00pm -
  • newWho Loses in the Streaming Wars?
    While everyone focuses on who is going to win the streaming wars, I want to stop for a moment to consider who the losers might be. Barring significant changes, I suspect HBO, now part of the WarnerMedia Entertainment conglomerate, is going to be a l…
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Nov 19, 10:48am -
  • new10 Monday AM Reads

    10 Monday AM Reads

    My back to week morning train reads: • Electric Cars—and Irrationality—Just Might Save the Stick Shift (Wired) • Nobel Prize-Winning Economist on How to Solve the ‘Nastiest, Hardest Problem’ in Retirement (Barron’s) • How the tiny tow…
    - 22 hours ago, 18 Nov 19, 6:30am -
  • newWhere Are We In the Cycle?

    Where Are We In the Cycle?

    From Torsten Sløk, Deutsche Bank Securities:   Ten different indicators suggest that we are late cycle: 1. Growth in temp staffing is falling at the fastest rate since the recession, 2. Banks’ willingness to lend to consumers is moving lower and…
    - 23 hours ago, 18 Nov 19, 6:00am -
  • Transcript: Ash Carter
        The transcript from this week’s MIB: Ash Carter, Secretary of Defense, is below. You can stream/download the full conversation, including the podcast extras on Apple iTunes, Overcast, Spotify, Google, Bloomberg, and Stitcher. All of our earli…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Nov 19, 12:00pm -
  • Elizabeth Warren + Taylor Swift Vs. Private Equity?
      Unfortunately, @TaylorSwift13 is one of many whose work has been threatened by a private equity firm. They’re gobbling up more and more of our economy, costing jobs and crushing entire industries. It’s time to rein in private equity firms—an…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Nov 19, 9:00am -
  • 10 Sunday Reads

    10 Sunday Reads

    My easy like Sunday morning policy reads: • America’s Most Socialist Generation Is Also Its Most Misanthropic (New York Magazine) • How Mike Pence’s Office Meddled in Foreign Aid to Reroute Money to Favored Christian Groups (ProPublica) • A…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Nov 19, 6:30am -
  • MIB: Ash Carter, Secretary of Defense

    MIB: Ash Carter, Secretary of Defense

    This week, we speak with former Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, who is a five-time recipient of the DOD Distinguished Public Service Medal, plus the CJCS Joint Distinguished Civilian Service Award, and the Defense Intelligence Medal for his contribu…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Nov 19, 9:30am -
  • 10 Weekend Reads

    10 Weekend Reads

    The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Philz coffee, grab a seat by the fire, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • Why Is a Secretive Billionaire Buying Up the Cayman Islands? (New York Times) • Growing Up in Levittown: The qu…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Nov 19, 6:45am -
  • Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 11.15.19
    Succinct Summations for the week ending November 15th, 2019 Positives: 1. Markets make new all time highs — the most bullish thing they can do! 2. CPI rose 0.4% m/o/m, above the expected increase of 0.3 3. Home refinance apps rose 13.0% w/o/w, abov…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Nov 19, 4:00pm -

TheStreet: Latest Headlines

  • Hershey Rejects $23 Billion Acquisition Offer From Mondelez

    Hershey Rejects $23 Billion Acquisition Offer From Mondelez

    Updated with additional details. Hershey's business may be looking too sweet to for one fellow food giant to ignore. Shares of the iconic chocolate maker were up 15% to $111.87 in afternoon trading Thursday following a report by The Wall Stree…
    - 30 Jun 16, 2:43pm -
  • Tiger Woods Is Falling Apart and so Is Nike Golf

    Tiger Woods Is Falling Apart and so Is Nike Golf

    With a surgically repaired back keeping golf's biggest spectacle Tiger Woods off the links, the Nike golf business he once put on that back is struggling. Nike reported this week that sales at its golf business plunged 8% to $706 million for the…
    - 30 Jun 16, 9:10am -
  • 'Mad Money' Lightning Round: You Should Own General Electric

    'Mad Money' Lightning Round: You Should Own General Electric

    Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. Here's what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks during the Mad Money Lightning Round Wednesday evening: Dominion Resources : "I…
    - 30 Jun 16, 6:00am -
  • Deutsche Bank, Santander Fall After Another Fed Test Failure

    Deutsche Bank, Santander Fall After Another Fed Test Failure

    U.S. operations of Deutsche Bank and Santander  have again failed the Federal Reserve's stress test, leaving them unable to send cash back to their European parents and drawing a rebuke from regulators. The results leave Santander Holdings US…
    - 30 Jun 16, 5:56am -
  • Obama: Brexit Could Pose Threat to Global Growth

    Obama: Brexit Could Pose Threat to Global Growth

    Global growth could be under threat now that the U.K. has voted to leave the European Union, President Barack Obama has said. Speaking at a press conference in Ottawa, Canada, following a summit with the leaders of Canada and Mexico, Obama said, "Th…
    - 30 Jun 16, 4:03am -
  • Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Fitch Downplays Brexit Impact in Asia Pacific

    Asia Stock Markets Mixed; Fitch Downplays Brexit Impact in Asia Pacific

    Green outweighed red among Asian stock leader boards on Thursday as Fitch Ratings underlined the region's relative insulation from the Brexit storm by stating it had no immediate ratings impact on Asia Pacific banks and sovereign debt. The report, w…
    - 30 Jun 16, 2:10am -
  • Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What a Relief! This Rally Has Legs

    Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: What a Relief! This Rally Has Legs

    Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. Tuesday was a relief rally, Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers Wednesday. Today's move, however, is a welcome change that is also likely per…
    - 29 Jun 16, 8:07pm -
  • Where to Invest Now? How About Multi-Family Real Estate?

    Where to Invest Now? How About Multi-Family Real Estate?

    With all that's going on in the world from Brexit to Zika, U.S. investors may want to consider keeping their money at home in multi-family real estate projects.   But not necessarily in publicly traded real estate investment trusts.   "Bu…
    - 29 Jun 16, 6:21pm -
  • Walmart Takes on Amazon Prime; Facebook Shakes Up Its News Feed -- Tech Roundup

    Walmart Takes on Amazon Prime; Facebook Shakes Up Its News Feed -- Tech Roundup

    In a challenge to Amazon.com Prime, Walmart said on Wednesday that it will offer a 30-day trial of ShippingPass, its two-day, unlimited shipping service. "Starting today, we're offering a free 30-day trial of ShippingPass, which gives you unli…
    - 29 Jun 16, 5:24pm -
  • Jim Cramer -- Buy Some Constellation Brands Before, After Earnings

    Jim Cramer -- Buy Some Constellation Brands Before, After Earnings

    Constellation Brands  shares, at around $159, are on a momentum ride to the stars, up 12% so far this year and 37% over the past 52 weeks. That's why TheStreet's Jim Cramer is particularly interested in the beer, wine and spirits purveyor's ear…
    - 29 Jun 16, 11:49am -

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