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Industries, Others

Inflation forces homebuilders to take it slow, raise prices

September 20, 2021

Via: ABC News

Even in the hottest U.S. housing market in more than a decade, new home construction has turned into a frustratingly uncertain and costly proposition for many homebuilders. Rising costs and shortages of building materials and labor are rippling across the […]


Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Payment industry racks up two more deals

September 20, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

The buying spree for the payments industry continued last week with two more deals that demonstrate the industry is continuing to buy up rivals and startups to drive growth. Fresh off of raising $300 million in new venture capital, the […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Gold Price Outlook: Gold Prices Achieve Modest Gains, Stocks Slide

September 20, 2021

Via: DailyFX

Gold and Silver prices have edged marginally higher as mounting concerns over global debt, inflation and Evergrande continued to spread through global markets. The rising volatility combined with a shift in risk-sentiment, boosted demand for safe-haven Gold, weighing heavily of […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

USD Price Action: US Dollar Rallies to Sept High, Focus Shifts to the Fed

September 17, 2021

Via: DailyFX

The US Dollar came into the week sticking with a fairly well-defined range. And that range held through the first few days of this week, through a CPI report on Tuesday and a really strong retail sales report yesterday. On […]


Education, Industries

New Jersey governor signs college cost transparency law

September 17, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Efforts to make clearer how much students will be paying for college have ramped up among states and the federal government for several years, especially as scrutiny of the cost of higher education grows. New Jersey’s requirements are expansive, now […]


Education, Industries

Iowa’s public universities request $22M in additional funding

September 17, 2021

Via: Education Dive

While the leaders of the institutions all said during a state Board of Regents meeting Thursday that the funding would help improve their schools, Iowa State University President Wendy Wintersteen took a stronger stance, stressing that it was an “imperative” […]


News

Job market disconnect raises concerns over economic recovery

September 16, 2021

Via: ABC News

The gulf between record job openings and a lack of people taking those jobs is forcing Wall Street to reassess the pace of the economic recovery. Jobs were gutted during the pandemic and employment growth has been a closely watched […]


Capital, Finance Tech

CVC snaps up Medivet in £1bn deal amid industry boom

September 16, 2021

Via: Sky News

Sky News has learnt that Medivet is being sold by Inflexion Private Equity to CVC in a deal worth more than £1bn. Medivet, which operates around 300 branches and more than 20 round-the-clock clinics across the UK, has been part-owned […]


Industries, Others

Maersk CEO sees no sign of freight market easing this year

September 16, 2021

Via: Investing.com

Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk sees no indication that the current red-hot shipping market will lose steam this year, its chief executive said on Thursday. Maersk lifted its 2021 outlook again on Thursday, riding the rise in freight rates which […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Cryptocurrency prices today: Bitcoin rises over 1%; Uniswap, Ethereum, Stellar gain up to 6.3%

September 16, 2021

Via: Business Today

World’s largest cryptocurrency bitcoin was trading marginally higher today. On Coinmarketcap, the price of bitcoin rose 1.31% to $47,727. Market cap of the cryptocurrency reached $896.600 billion. Currently, the global crypto market cap stands at $2.15 trillion. Other cryptocurrencies were […]