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The Mooch's leaked memo to Merrill - Boutique bank exits - Hackers target PE

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Welcome to Wall Street Insider, where we take you behind the scenes of the finance team's biggest scoops and deep dives from the past week. If you aren't yet a subscriber to...
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Pensions and 401s are totally different retirement savings plans, and one isn't better than the other

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Pensions and 401s are two types of retirement plans offered by employers. A pension is an employer-funded retirement account, whereas a 401 is mostly funded by employee...
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Real estate investors are struggling to raise hundreds of millions in debt for office buildings. Here's why this poses major problems for pending deals like the Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Major commercial real estate acquisitions in cities across the country hang in the balance as the lending market has dried up. Lenders have grown wary of extending debt to...
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A top economist says the $4 trillion federal deficit isn't the problem - it's how we're spending the money

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures, a cofounder of the Seattle Review of Books, and a frequent cohost of the " Pitchfork Economics " podcast with Nick Hanauer and...
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Financial fragility after COVID19

1 day ago   |   Bruegel

In this episode we discuss financial fragility in European households in the time of COVID-19. Before the pandemic hit, a substantial share of households reported that they...
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Goldman explains Apple Card algorithmic rejections, including bankruptcies

Goldman explains Apple Card algorithmic rejections, including bankruptcies

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

The system Apple uses to approve or deny Apple Card applicants is a black box, so we reached out to learn how Goldman's algorithm works - and it's not AI.
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Deutsche Bank May Offer Wirecard a Lifeline

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Deutsche Bank said it was considering offering emergency financing to the hobbled German fintech giant, which has filed for insolvency.
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Here Are All The 4th Of July Zero-Percent New-Car Financing Deals

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The offers are plentiful and can be the big money savers.
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Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein's alleged madam who lived in a $5 million NYC mansion, has been arrested by the FBI. Here's what we know about the British socialite's finances and assets

Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein's alleged madam who lived in a $5 million NYC mansion, has been arrested by the FBI. Here's what we know about the British socialite's finances and assets

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

The British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell has been arrested by the FBI, according to multiple reports . Maxwell is said to have been in the inner circle of the financier Jeffrey...
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Tools To Help With Grad School Decisions

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Education Finance Council, the national trade association representing nonprofit and state-based student loan organizations, announces the launch of a new online tool for...
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Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

French PM Castex wants ‘to unite nation to fight crisis' as Macron launches...

French PM Castex wants ‘to unite nation to fight crisis' as Macron launches new phase of presidency

France's new Prime Minister Jean Castex has warned that the coronavirus pandemic was not over yet and an economic crisis “is already here.” On Friday, he took the helm of... Read more ...

We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck Lithuanian delivery startup...

We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck Lithuanian delivery startup Ziticity used to raise $2.5 million during coronavirus

Lithuanian delivery startup Ziticity has raised 2.2 million euros in a seed funding round. The startup specializes in last-mile deliveries and wants to help smaller, local... Read more ...

Boris Johnson says he won't be 'bullied' into taking the knee in support of...

Boris Johnson says he won't be 'bullied' into taking the knee in support of Black Lives Matter

Boris Johnson refuses to take the knee in support of Black Lives Matter. Opposition Labour party leader Keir Starmer took the knee in support of the movement earlier this... Read more ...

No Federal Mandates For Masks On Planes Or Empty Middle Seats

No Federal Mandates For Masks On Planes Or Empty Middle Seats

As some airlines try to sell every seat on every flight, the Trump administration urges them to leave some seats empty and wants passengers to wear masks, but neither will be... Read more ...

Hugh Downs, broadcaster known for news, game, and talk shows, dies at 99

Hugh Downs, broadcaster known for news, game, and talk shows, dies at 99

Hugh Downs, the genial, versatile broadcaster who became one of television's most familiar and welcome faces with more than 15,000 hours on news, game and talk shows, has died... Read more ...

A new alert on Facebook and Instagram tells people to wear masks in public...

A new alert on Facebook and Instagram tells people to wear masks in public to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus

A new alert on Facebook and Instagram advises users in the US to wear face masks in public. The announcement of the new notice comes as coronavirus cases rise in the US and... Read more ...

Cam Newton's low-ball Patriots contract is ‘not about money'

Cam Newton's low-ball Patriots contract is ‘not about money'

Cam Newton doesn't care about his bare-bones guarantees. The money -- or in the case of his one-year, prove-it contract with the Patriots, the lack thereof - doesn't matter to... Read more ...

Francisco Lindor will be center of strange MLB trade deadline: Sherman

Francisco Lindor will be center of strange MLB trade deadline: Sherman

This will be the strangest trade market ever, yet look to some degree like a continuation of the offseason with questions about just how far the Cubs and Red Sox will go to... Read more ...

An AI founder's struggle to be seen in the age of Black Lives Matter 

An AI founder's struggle to be seen in the age of Black Lives Matter 

With Google opening accelerators for Black and female founders, and with tech execs speaking about equalizing opportunities, I thought I'd at least be able to get a meeting. Read more ...