Month: September 2019

Japanese sportswear retailer Asics has apologized after people reported seeing pornography on the screens above its flagship store in Auckland, New Zealand. The company said hackers had managed to gain access to its IT systems and displayed “objectional content” on the monitors outside the store. “We would like to apologise to anyone who may have
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Randal Quarles, vice chairman of supervision at the Federal Reserve, at the NABE Economic Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Feb. 26, 2018. Joshua Roberts Washington, D.C. — The U.S. economy is chugging along nicely even as worries over the country’s trade policy are hurting business investment, a top Federal Reserve official said Friday.
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A new “Test-the-Waters” rule by the Securities and Exchange Commission could help stave off disappointing public market debuts — like those felt by Peloton and SmileDirectClub in recent weeks. The rule, announced Thursday, comes on the heels of a string of lackluster IPOs, and is intended to help companies gauge investor interest before officially going
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Recent highly publicized flops by supposedly disruptive companies could be painting an unpleasant picture ahead for innovation, at least in how it’s viewed in the financial markets. Investors have turned thumbs-down on high-profile companies including WeWork, Uber and Tesla. Industries including marijuana, vaping and bitcoin all have seen big price drops following a spate of
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CNBC’s Jim Cramer reacts to the Trump administration’s move to consider stopping U.S. investors from investing into China’s businesses and debriefs the 2019 class of IPOs. The “Mad Money” host makes recommendations for investors who are worried about the future of the American health care system. He holds an interview with the CEO of CNBC
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