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Biden directs U.S. to mitigate financial risk from climate

23 days ago   |   By Finance Commerce

President Joe Biden is directing federal agencies to develop a comprehensive strategy to identify and manage financial risks to government and the private sector posed by climate change.
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This Tariff Could Be Biden's Best Climate Change Tool

23 days ago   |   By Washington Post

President Joe Biden has plans to fight climate change with clean energy mandates, investments in electric vehicles and tough new limits on greenhouse gas emissions. But his most potent weapon against global warming may be a so-called border adjustment tariff levied on certain carbon-intensive goods imported from countries with lax climate controls. Such a tax, which is under consideration in other countries as well, is seen as a way to crack down on planet-warming pollution while protecting dome
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Reality Winner, the ex-NSA contractor convicted of leaking a report about...

Reality Winner exits the Augusta Courthouse June 8, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. Winner is an intelligence industry contractor accused of leaking National Security Agency... Read more ...

Bitcoin is too vulnerable to Elon Musk's tweets to put money in, Kleinwort...

Bitcoin is too vulnerable to Elon Musk's tweets to put money in, Kleinwort Hambros investment chief says

Summary List Placement Bitcoin fans will have cheered Elon Musk's latest market-stirring tweet. The Tesla CEO said the car company would start accepting bitcoin payments again... Read more ...

Biden's budget would cut taxes for all low-income households but especially...

Biden's budget would cut taxes for all low-income households but especially parents, analysis shows

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden's recent budget proposal included changes in the tax code that would hike taxes for corporations while expanding tax credits for... Read more ...

Housing Inventory June 14th Update: Inventory Increased Week-over-week

Housing Inventory June 14th Update: Inventory Increased Week-over-week

One of the key questions for 2021 is: Will inventory increase as the pandemic subsides, or will inventory decrease further in 2021? Tracking inventory will be very important... Read more ...

Wholesale grocery retailer Boxed is set to go public in $900 million SPAC deal

Wholesale grocery retailer Boxed is set to go public in $900 million SPAC deal

Summary List Placement Wholesale grocery retailer and courier Boxed is set to go public in a deal with Seven Oaks Acquisition Corp. , a special purpose acquisition company... Read more ...

Apple is experiencing an issue with its credit card that's preventing some...

Apple is experiencing an issue with its credit card that's preventing some users from making in-store purchases

Summary List Placement Some users of Apple's in-house credit card may be experiencing issues as of Monday morning. Apple reported an issue with the card as of 3:30 a.m. Monday... Read more ...

Which Nubank will own the financial revolution?

Which Nubank will own the financial revolution?

Nubank's first office, on California Street in the Brooklin neighborhood of São Paulo, makes for a great beginning to the company's story. It wasn't a Silicon Valley garage... Read more ...

How inflation helps the stock market set records

How inflation helps the stock market set records

The news regularly reports that this or that stock market index has reached new heights. What does that really mean? Economies tend to grow, whether it's their population or... Read more ...

Crispin Odey believes inflation will bring a 'golden period' for M&A. He...

Crispin Odey believes inflation will bring a 'golden period' for M&A. He highlights why his bet on Distell could be a big winner

Summary List Placement Inflation is on every investor's mind, and for $2.5 billion one hedge fund manager, a rise in prices is welcomed. Crispin Odey, the British founder of... Read more ...

HubSpot Custom Properties Every HubSpot User Should Track in Their CRM

HubSpot Custom Properties Every HubSpot User Should Track in Their CRM

HubSpot's custom properties feature allows users to define custom properties or “fields” outside of HubSpot's default contact properties within their customer relationship... Read more ...