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Snyder to propose 'major investment' in computer science education
Appearing at an event for Facebook's investment in computer coding and digital marketing training in Detroit, the governor said the bids from Detroit and Grand Rapids for Amazon's second headquarters was a "catalyst" for the developing computer science ...
Types of investment taxes
Any time you sell an investment at a gain, you're opening yourself up to capital gains taxes. This is a tax on the profits you make from selling an asset, and the tax rate you pay depends on how long you've owned the asset. If you've owned it for more ...
Where to Turn When Bonds Aren't the Investment They Used to Be
That seemingly conservative investment maybe wasn't a conservative as so many people thought. So that's the bad bond news. The question then becomes: What do you do about this? Where do you go to find a reasonably (though not completely) safe place ...
Harvest Returns to Attend New Orleans Investment Conference 2017
FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Returns, an online platform for investing in agriculture, announced today that it will attend the New Orleans Investment Conference to be held October 25-28 2017, at the Hilton New Orleans ...
Norway wealth fund watchdog reviewing investment in US pipeline firm
OSLO (Reuters) - The ethics watchdog for Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund is reviewing allegations that U.S. pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners may breach the fund's investment guidelines. The Norwegian fund held $248 million of ETP ...
Norway Wealth Fund Watchdog Reviewing Investment in US Pipeline Firm
OSLO (Reuters) - The ethics watchdog for Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund is reviewing allegations that U.S. pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners may breach the fund's investment guidelines. The Norwegian fund held $248 million of ETP ...
Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal optimistic about Twitter investment: CNBC
RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who owns investment firm Kingdom Holding, said in an interview with CNBC on Monday that he was optimistic about his investment in Twitter. FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabian Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal ...
An $18 billion fund manager started by Al Gore and a Goldman Sachs exec is setting its sights on Silicon Valley
Former vice president Al Gore teamed up with a former head of Goldman Sachs Asset Management to create Generation Investment Management, which invests in sustainable companies in both public and private markets. Generation's ethos is rare on Wall ...
Baker Hughes, A GE Company: A Tuck-Away Investment
The new Baker Hughes, A GE company (BHGE) has failed to impress the market since being created in July of 2017, which is shown by the fact that shares are down by over 10% over the last three months. (Source: Nasdaq). The company's recent operating ...