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Bitcoin, Libra “National Security Issue” US Treasury Says

Bitcoin, Libra “National Security Issue” US Treasury Says

On Monday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin took the crypto market by surprise when holding a press conference that revolved around Bitcoin and Facebook’s Libra. He didn’t use many positive terms when describing his views on the digital coins. On the contrary, he criticised every aspect of B... Read more.

Citigroups Q2 Profit Beat Estimates Driven by Tradeweb

Citigroups Q2 Profit Beat Estimates Driven by Tradeweb

US banking giant Citigroup released on Monday its financial results for the second quarter. The company’s profit and revenue performance beat analys... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - July 8-12

Weekly Market Review - July 8-12

The world is still trying to figure out whether the Sino-US trade tensions cooled for real. The US might be forced to cut interest rates by the end of... Read more.

Amazon to Spend $700M to Upskill 100,000 US Workers

Amazon to Spend $700M to Upskill 100,000 US Workers

US-based e-commerce giant Amazon announced on Thursday that it intended to spend about $700 million to offer “upskilling programs” for 100,000 wor... Read more.

Facebook’s Libra Continues to Worry Policymakers

Facebook’s Libra Continues to Worry Policymakers

While Facebook’s cryptocurrency hasn’t been even launched, it continues to make the headlines and get all the attention from politicians and polic... Read more.

PepsiCo’s Q2 EPS, Revenue Beat Expectations

PepsiCo’s Q2 EPS, Revenue Beat Expectations

PepsiCo presented its financial performance for the second quarter, which showed that the company’s earnings beat analysts’ estimates. As a result... Read more.

Ford Partners With Volkswagen to Use Its Electric Car Technology

Ford Partners With Volkswagen to Use Its Electric Car Technology

US-based carmaker Ford and German Volkswagen (VW) have reached a preliminary agreement according to which the companies will share technologies relate... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - July 1-5

Weekly Market Review - July 1-5

The week that ended July 5 has been quite passive, especially because of the US Independence Day on July 4. One of the most important events occurred ... Read more.

Mercedes Partners With BMW on Autonomous Driving Technology

Mercedes Partners With BMW on Autonomous Driving Technology

German carmakers BMW Group and Daimler AG, the owner of Mercedes Benz brand, announced on Thursday a partnership that will see the companies jointly w... Read more.

Tesla Reports Record Deliveries And Production in Q2

Tesla Reports Record Deliveries And Production in Q2

US-based electric car maker Tesla announced on Tuesday night that its delivery and production performance in the second quarter hit record levels, bea... Read more.

Visa Acquires Payment Protection Firm Verifi

Visa Acquires Payment Protection Firm Verifi

US-based financial services giant Visa announced last Friday that it had reached an agreement to buy Verifi, a payment protection and management solut... Read more.

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