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China-U.S. trade deal near, but it may be too late for some American businesses

The U.S. and China are reportedly nearing a trade deal in the ongoing tit-for-tat tariff war which has erased billions from stock markets over the past year. American and Chinese officials are apparently closing in...
Financial Services Committee

Financial Services Committee grills Big Bank CEOs

The chief executives of some of the largest banks in the U.S. are appearing before the Financial Services Committee on Wednesday for the very first time since the 2008 financial crisis, as they deal...
Alibaba

Alibaba weighs $20 billion Hong Kong listing

Chinese online retail giant Alibaba is supposedly considering a $20 billion Hong Kong listing in what would be an unexpected move for the vast $400 billion business. The transaction would be the biggest follow-up share...
Petrobras Hedge Fund

Petrobras gets hedge fund bump despite production woes

Petrobras, Brazil's state-owned oil giant, missed out on production marks in the first quarter, but that hasn't kept hedge funds from making some big bets on the business' stock price. Petroleo Brasileiro SA's oil output...
Tech Stocks

Three tech stocks to watch this earnings season

After months of volatility, the technology sector appears to have found its legs, and tech stocks are poised for a new breakout. Tech stocks, undoubtedly, have been the star with buying focus on household names....
Netflix Streaming War

Can Netflix endure the streaming war?

The streaming war is heating up, and industry veteran, Netflix is struggling to adjust accordingly. But not all is lost for the streaming pioneer. Despite the release of several popular programs, Netflix revealed that they...
Qualcomm Apple Legal Battle

Apple vs. Qualcomm legal battle heats up

The tech trial of the decade has officially kicked off, with Apple and Qualcomm meeting in court on Monday in their ongoing legal battle. Apple and its partners have kicked off a jury trial facing...
Rare Earth Nuclear Option

China’s rare earth “nuclear option” looks increasingly likely

China's threats to ban rare earth exports to the United States is looking increasingly likely as trade tensions in between the two economic superpowers continue to escalate. China is ready to use rare earths to...
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HUD charges Facebook over real estate advertisements

Less than a week after Facebook came under fire for its controversial ad practices, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has filed charges on the tech giant over discrimination in real estate...
Tencent Bond Raise

Tencent raises $6 billion in monumental bond sale

Tencent has just finished a raise of $6 billion through a bond sale, the business announced Wednesday evening. Chinese social network and video gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd announced that it has raised $6 billion in...