1:43 a.m. Dec. 3, 2021
Didi to Delist, FTC Blocks Nvidia’s Purchase of Arm, Zillow Is Selling Homes Faster: Barron’s Daily
FTC sues to block Nvidia’s $40 billion deal for Arm, lawmakers approve stopgap government funding, Google delays required return to office, and other news to start your day.
8:34 p.m. Nov. 15, 2021
Biden, Xi agree to focus on easing tensions between the two countries in virtual summitFacing domestic pressures at home, both Biden and Xi seemed determined to lower the temperature in what for both sides is their most significant — and frequently turbulent — relationship on the global stage.
3:00 p.m. Nov. 12, 2021
The Music Hasn’t Stopped, Yet
Readers weigh in on nonfungible tokens, cryptos, and other virtual assets; Blade Air Mobility; Rivivan; Ariel Investments’ Mellody Hobson; and Ed Yardeni’s view of widespread prosperity in America.
3:24 p.m. Nov. 5, 2021
Investors Should Prepare as Climate Policies Gear Up. There Are a Lot of Choices.
A transition to cleaner energy brings with it volatility. Getting the right portfolio for the times is challenging, particularly since there’s a diverse set of strategies, which is expanding fast. Here are some options.
11:25 a.m. Oct. 28, 2021
- By Rachel Koning Beals
Every whale is worth $2 million? Why it’s time to add the value of nature to GDPGlobal powers might soon strike a ‘new deal for nature,’ while investors tag biodiversity as a growing theme
12:00 a.m. Oct. 12, 2021
What's Behind the Tax Deal of the Century
A deal to create a global corporate minimum tax rate of 15% may finally end some of the worst tax outrages, writes Chye-Ching Huang.
2:48 a.m. Oct. 11, 2021
Oil Prices Keep Rising Along With Fears for Global Recovery
West Texas Intermediate tops $80 a barrel for the first time in seven years.
1:30 a.m. Oct. 11, 2021
Sentiment Toward China Is Changing, as Tech Names Rally After Major Fine
The extent of the fear that has built around China’s crackdown and its potential impact is perhaps best characterized by the relief spreading across Hong Kong markets amid signs it may not actually be that bad.
6:15 a.m. Oct. 9, 2021
How global deal stems corporate use of tax havensMore than 130 countries have forged a deal on sweeping changes in how big global companies are taxed.
7:34 a.m. Oct. 8, 2021
Biden's New China Policy Opts for Realism Over Rhetoric
A new speech from U.S. trade chief Katherine Tai shows the Biden administration embracing the difficult realities of the relationship, writes Christopher Smart.
2:13 a.m. Oct. 8, 2021
Apple, the Rest of Big Tech Dealt a Blow as Ireland Joins Global Tax Agreement
A 12.5% corporate tax rate has long been the hallmark of a strategy that has helped lure the likes of Google and Apple to Ireland. But taxes are going up.
5:07 p.m. Oct. 5, 2021
New Zealand's central bank raises interest ratesWELLINGTON, New Zealand -- New Zealand's central bank raised interest rates from a record low and signaled more increases over the next year, as it seeks to tame inflation and rein in booming house prices.
4:40 a.m. Oct. 1, 2021
America Has Transformed Itself Before. Can Biden Do It Again?
You may have to go back to the turmoil of the 1970s to find a moment as fraught with global peril as this one, writes Marc Chandler.
7:40 a.m. Sept. 29, 2021
Every Whale Is Worth $2 Million? Why It’s Time to Add the Value of Nature to GDP.
An increasing chorus of economists and policy makers want us to literally value our natural capital.
4:31 a.m. Sept. 21, 2021
- By Barbara Kollmeyer
JPMorgan says buy that S&P 500 dip, but you might want to look at this chart firstMarkets are rebounding after Monday's selloff, and one big Wall Street bank says it's a green flag to buy.
3:27 a.m. Sept. 21, 2021
Inflation Is a Serious Challenge but Will Fade Over Time: OECD
Prices will keep rising throughout 2022 but tensions will subside when bottlenecks are resolved, the organization said.
5:18 a.m. Aug. 28, 2021
- By Mark Hulbert
Why you should think twice before betting that stocks will have a rough SeptemberThe 'September effect' doesn't hold up to scrutiny.
12:15 a.m. Aug. 16, 2021
This ETF Will Benefit From Climate-Change Regulations
Global leaders, regulators, and investors are getting serious about reducing carbon-dioxide emissions. This KraneShares ETF wants to bring the cap-and-trade market to retail investors.
1:32 a.m. Aug. 11, 2021
Today’s Inflation Figures Will Do Little to Stop the Taper Talk
Chicago Fed’s Evans sounds dovish on tapering timing, Coinbase earnings top estimates, NortonLifeLock bags Czech rival in $8 billion-plus deal, and other news to start your day.
3:18 a.m. Aug. 10, 2021
Americans Warned Over Travel to France Due to Covid. These Stocks Are Down.
Americans were warned against traveling to a raft of countries including France, Israel, Thailand, and Iceland on Monday.
8:39 a.m. July 26, 2021
- By Satyajit Das
Politicians love their power to goose the economy and stocks but it comes at a high priceModern Monetary Theory is politically popular but the wealth it creates is precarious.
3:42 a.m. July 19, 2021
Need Insurance for Your Space Flight? AXA Wants to Help.
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin plans to launch an aircraft into space Tuesday morning. The passengers on the flight might not have insurance now—but it could be coming for future flights.
8:38 a.m. July 10, 2021
G-20 finance ministers back deterring use of tax havensTop finance officials representing most of the world's economy have backed a sweeping revision of international taxation that includes a 15% global minimum corporate levy to deter big companies from resorting to low-rate tax havens.
6:26 a.m. July 9, 2021
G-20 ministers take up plan to deter cross-border tax dodgingFinance ministers from the Group of 20 countries will push for agreement on proposals backed by U.S. President Joe Biden to deter tax dodging by multinational companies in Venice this weekend.
3:44 a.m. July 7, 2021
- By Steve Goldstein
Here are four reasons the West is headed for a 'very drastic crisis,' according to a veteran economistThe excess in financial markets will have to unwind in a drastic manner, warns one veteran economist.
1:15 a.m. July 3, 2021
The Global Minimum Tax Deal Is a Win for Silicon Valley. Here's Why.
Officials from 130 countries agreed to overhaul global corporate tax rules. The deal would be a win for U.S. tech giants because it circumvents the threat of country-by-country taxes that could target these companies.
2:58 a.m. July 2, 2021
Could Robinhood IPO Signal the Meme Trade’s End?
What to know about Robinhood’s plan to go public, Delta expected to become dominant U.S. strain, Branson aims to beat Bezos to space, and other news to start your day.
10:33 a.m. July 1, 2021
U.S. Secures International Agreement on Global Minimum Tax Rate
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development estimates that governments lose $100 billion to $240 billion a year from tax avoidance.
7:23 a.m. July 1, 2021
U.S. wins international backing for global minimum taxThe U.S. has won international backing for a global minimum rate of tax as part of a wider overhaul of the rules for taxing international companies, a major step toward securing a final agreement on a key element of the Biden administration’s domestic plans for revenue raising and spending.
4:08 a.m. June 30, 2021
- By David Morse
Domestic manufacturers that hire and produce in the U.S. need a better global corporate tax dealOECD proposals to tax large multinationals where they sell their products is a good first step
6:35 a.m. June 29, 2021
- By Barbara Kollmeyer
World's biggest asset manager is cooling on U.S. stocks near term. Here's why. The potential for higher U.S. taxes and regulatory risks could weigh on big tech and healthcare stocks. It's time to look elsewhere for gains, says BlackRock.
2:07 p.m. June 23, 2021
Biden nominates Cindy McCain to U.N. food and agriculture postPresident Joe Biden is nominating Cindy McCain to be the U.S. representative to the United Nations Agencies for Food and Agriculture, one of 17 nominations announced Wednesday that included major diplomatic and arts assignments.
1:55 p.m. June 11, 2021
Milking the Newest Meme Stock
Beneath the jokes about cows and the positive thoughts about its business model, the Reddit posters seem to be seeing Clean Energy Fuels as another opportunity for a short squeeze.
8:08 a.m. June 9, 2021
3 Things to Watch When the ECB Meets Thursday
The meeting has to be assessed in the context of the review ordered by Christine Lagarde, which will see hawkish and dovish European central bankers fight once again for the ECB’s soul.
6:41 a.m. June 9, 2021
What a 15% Global Minimum Corporate Tax Rate Means for the Stock Market
The answer is complicated, but investors in it for the long haul should think hard about putting their money in internet and pharmaceuticals companies.
7:49 a.m. June 7, 2021
Questions raised about G-7 landmark corporate tax dealCritics argue that the rate is too low, and that a loophole could allow Amazon to evade the tax.
9:51 a.m. June 3, 2021
- By Jon Swartz
As Epic fight puts all eyes on App Store revenue, Apple offers numbers that aim much largerAmid scrutiny from regulators and developers, Apple Inc. gave numbers on Wednesday that illustrate the immense size and scope of the App Store, but again avoided providing hard figures for revenue and profit from the online marketplace.
4:15 a.m. June 3, 2021
U.S announces suspended tariffs on six countries in hope of resolving digital-tax disputeThe U.S. announced - and then immediately suspended - a 25% import tariff on goods from six countries over their taxes on U.S. tech companies to allow time for multilateral negotiations on a new international tax framework to continue.
3:18 a.m. June 3, 2021
AMC Stock Is Stealing the Fed’s Spotlight
AMC, GameStop bets put short sellers down more than $3 billion on Wednesday, Biden announces more promotions to reach vaccination goal, businesses report labor shortages and supply issues, and other news to start your day.
4:32 a.m. June 1, 2021
Biogen’s Day of Reckoning Nears
After FDA decides Alzheimer drug’s fate on June 7, biotech firm’s stock could rise 70% or slide 40%, analyst says.