Month: April 2019

Barry Sternlicht Cameron Costa | CNBC Questions raised by progressives in the 2020 presidential race about whether capitalism still works for America reflect mistaken beliefs about how prosperity is created, global investor Barry Sternlicht told CNBC on Tuesday. “The left does not understand that companies need to make money in order to invest in new
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President Donald Trump gestures as he addresses the 148th National Rifle Association (NRA) annual meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana, April 26, 2019. Lucas Jackson | Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump, three of his children and the Trump Organization sued Deutsche Bank and Capital One, in a bid to block the two from responding to congressional subpoenas,
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Regulars readers of my articles will know that I have repeatedly said that the popular narrative, that Defined Contribution/401(k) plans are a “failed experiment” that’s the result of employers failing in their responsibility to provide Defined Benefit retirement plans, misses the point that the system in which individual employers provided guaranteed retirement benefits was not
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The two biggest ride-hailing companies in Southeast Asia are going head-to-head in Indonesia, a tech-fuelled competition that is the latest signal of growing confidence in the region’s biggest economy. Fresh off a US$1.46 billion funding round, Singapore-based Grab is intensifying its efforts in Indonesia, home to local firm Go-Jek. At stake for the two companies:
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The silhouettes of attendees are seen at the Google booth during the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Jan. 11, 2018. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Alphabet, the parent company of Google, is set to report first-quarter earnings after the bell on Monday. Company executives will discuss the results with
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Abusive Tax Shelters jda The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that it has obtained a permanent injunction against Michael L. Meyer (“Mike Meyer) of Florida from selling his “Ultimate Tax Plan” which used so-called Charitable LLCs and Charitable Limited Partnerships as part of an abusive tax scheme. The permanent injunction is very broad: Meyers
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Redmond, WA, USA – January 30, 2018: One of the biggest Microsoft signs is placed next to green trees at a public intersection near Microsoft’s Redmond campus Getty Microsoft is on it! On April 15th CNBC published an article detailing how Microsoft responded quickly and efficiently after an email was shared throughout the company about
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