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A company that helps students in developing countries go to top universities has raised $240 million

A COMPANY THAT HELPS STUDENTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES GO TO TOP UNIVERSITIES HAS RAISED $240 MILLION

LONDON - A fintech business that helps fund international students studying abroad has raised $240 million in debt and equity funding. Prodigy...

Tourism grows in Wrexham fetching £116 million to the county's economy

TOURISM GROWS IN WREXHAM FETCHING £116 MILLION TO THE COUNTY'S ECONOMY

Tourism in Wrexham has grown 3.5 per cent in the last year, and this has fetched almost £116 million to the county's economy. As per...

 
 
 
California's lesser-known wine hotspot was named best small town to visit in America - take a look

CALIFORNIA'S LESSER-KNOWN WINE HOTSPOT WAS NAMED BEST SMALL TOWN TO VISIT IN AMERICA - TAKE A LOOK

Sonoma, California, a region located in the heart of America's top winemaking region, has been named the best small town to visit in...

Here's how the solar eclipse will affect the US power grid

HERE'S HOW THE SOLAR ECLIPSE WILL AFFECT THE US POWER GRID

On August 21, 2017, parts of the United States will experience a total solar eclipse - when the moon crosses between the Earth and...

 
 
 
Sacramento Housing in July: Sales up Slightly YoY, Active Inventory down 18% YoY

SACRAMENTO HOUSING IN JULY: SALES UP SLIGHTLY YOY, ACTIVE INVENTORY DOWN 18% YOY

During the recession, I started following the Sacramento market to look for changes in the mix of houses sold . For several years,...

The US just fired the first shot in a trade war with China

THE US JUST FIRED THE FIRST SHOT IN A TRADE WAR WITH CHINA

The US has initiated an investigationn into China's theft of US intellectual property using Section 301 US Trade Act of 1974. That...

 
 
 
We did the math to see if it's worth buying a ticket for the $535 million Powerball jackpot

WE DID THE MATH TO SEE IF IT'S WORTH BUYING A TICKET FOR THE $535 MILLION POWERBALL JACKPOT

The Powerball jackpot for Saturday's drawing, after no one won on Wednesday, is up to $535 million as of 12:30 pm ET Friday. That is...

The cofounder of a $1.3 billion startup Robinhood explains a 'logical fallacy' in investing

THE COFOUNDER OF A $1.3 BILLION STARTUP ROBINHOOD EXPLAINS A 'LOGICAL FALLACY' IN INVESTING

Robinhood, the $1.3 billion San Francisco brokerage firm, is known for introducing zero-commission trades. Cofounder Baiju Bhatt told...

 
 
 
CWS Market Review - August 18, 2017

CWS MARKET REVIEW - AUGUST 18, 2017

“Good investment advice is repetitive and boring. There is nothing exciting about it.” - D. Muthukrishnan Volatility may slowly be...

Goldman Sachs may have lost $100 million on an energy bet gone wrong

GOLDMAN SACHS MAY HAVE LOST $100 MILLION ON AN ENERGY BET GONE WRONG

A sour bet on the direction of natural gas prices contributed to Goldman Sachs ' weak performance in commodities trading during the...

 
 
 
​Atlanta No. 5 best American city to retire

​ATLANTA NO. 5 BEST AMERICAN CITY TO RETIRE

The Big Peach is among the top U.S. cities to spend your golden years. According to a new report by the personal-finance website WalletHub,...

BILLIONAIRE BARRAGE: Lee Cooperman is stepping up his attack against Bill Ackman

BILLIONAIRE BARRAGE: LEE COOPERMAN IS STEPPING UP HIS ATTACK AGAINST BILL ACKMAN

Lee Cooperman, a billionaire hedge fund manager, doesn't like the way another billionaire hedge fund manager, Bill Ackman, is approaching...

 
 
 
It took the White House few tries to dismiss the rumor that knocked stocks lower

IT TOOK THE WHITE HOUSE FEW TRIES TO DISMISS THE RUMOR THAT KNOCKED STOCKS LOWER

The White House is not exactly known for smooth communications these days. Consider its effort to reassure investors that Gary Cohn,...

2018 Chevrolet Tahoe, Genesis and Google Assistant, Fuel-economy rules under Trump: What's New The Car Connection

2018 CHEVROLET TAHOE, GENESIS AND GOOGLE ASSISTANT, FUEL-ECONOMY RULES UNDER TRUMP: WHAT'S NEW THE CAR CONNECTION

2018 Chevrolet Tahoe drops price, loses third row Facing stiff competition from rivals with all-new models either currently or soon...

 
 
 
Hotels: Occupancy Rate up Year-over-Year

HOTELS: OCCUPANCY RATE UP YEAR-OVER-YEAR

From HotelNewsNow.com: STR: US hotel results for week ending 12 August The U.S. hotel industry reported mostly positive year-over-year...

Have your first look at BMW's next great sports car

HAVE YOUR FIRST LOOK AT BMW'S NEXT GREAT SPORTS CAR

On Thursday, BMW unveiled the new Z4 Concept sports car at the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Monterey, California. The stylish...

 
 
 
False rumors that Gary Cohn is leaving the White House just spooked Wall Street - for a good reason

FALSE RUMORS THAT GARY COHN IS LEAVING THE WHITE HOUSE JUST SPOOKED WALL STREET - FOR A GOOD REASON

The US stock market spent the last few months grinding ever higher, setting new all-time records seemingly every week. On Thursday,...

An ADP director has a relationship with the activist trying to shake it up - and it shows how messy Wall Street really is

AN ADP DIRECTOR HAS A RELATIONSHIP WITH THE ACTIVIST TRYING TO SHAKE IT UP - AND IT SHOWS HOW MESSY WALL STREET REALLY IS

Pershing Square, an activist hedge fund run by Bill Ackman, recently took a stake in ADP. ADP's board includes the dean of Columbia...

 
 
 
Steve Bannon will crash our economy if no one stops him

STEVE BANNON WILL CRASH OUR ECONOMY IF NO ONE STOPS HIM

Steve Bannon, White House adviser, advocated for a trade war with China in a recent interview. Bannon thinks China is taking advantage...

Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims decrease to 232,000

WEEKLY INITIAL UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS DECREASE TO 232,000

The DOL reported : In the week ending August 12, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 232,000, a decrease...