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Looking Past The Pandemic: ESOPs, Employee-Ownership Companies Set To Outperform In Anticipated 2021 Recovery

6 days ago   |   By Forbes

While the U.S. economy may take a bumpy ride in 2021, ESOPs and companies with significant employee ownership are likely to fare better than other companies because they have performed better during the pandemic.
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Fintech startup Plaid has a slew of investors who won't get paydays now that Visa's $5.3 billion deal is off. And they say they're happy about it

Fintech startup Plaid has a slew of investors who won't get paydays now that Visa's $5.3 billion deal is off. And they say they're happy about it

6 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Things have not gone according to plan for fintech startup Plaid. But its investors now say that may be for the best.
In January, Visa agreed to purchase the fintech unicorn for $5.3 billion, giving Plaid's backers a sweet return on their investment - roughly seven years after the company raised its first round of venture capital.
But the deal fell apart on Tuesday, after regulators refused to approve it and instead sued to stop it, saying it was anti-competitive. In the face of that, both parties agreed to walk, they said in a statement .
That's the official story...
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Here are the 26 hottest cannabis startups that are set to take off in 2021, according to top investors

Here are the 26 hottest cannabis startups that are set to take off in 2021, according to top investors

6 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement If 2020 was the year for cannabis startups to tighten their belts and focus on weathering the pandemic, then 2021 is set to be a boon for companies that have emerged mostly unscathed, investors told Business Insider.
We asked top private equity and venture investors in the cannabis industry to name the startups they believe are poised for major growth this year. The startups that made our list range from dispensaries and cultivation chains like Ascend Wellness Holdings, to cannabis software firms like Dutchie, to companies working on biosynthesis and agricultural...
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World leaders congratulate Biden after he's sworn in as the 46th president...

World leaders congratulate Biden after he's sworn in as the 46th president of the United States

Summary List Placement Leaders from across the globe congratulated President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris after they were sworn into office at Wednesday's... Read more ...

Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline

Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline

This likely means the end of the $8 billion pipeline, a years-long project that would have carried oil sands crude from Alberta, Canada to the American Gulf Coast. Read more ...

Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, DC changeover

Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, DC changeover

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks are rallying to records Wednesday on stronger-than-expected earnings reports and continued optimism that new leadership in Washington will mean more... Read more ...

Striking photo shows Barack Obama greeting Vice President Kamala Harris at...

Striking photo shows Barack Obama greeting Vice President Kamala Harris at the inauguration

Summary List Placement Reuters photojournalist Jonathan Ernst captured a striking photo of former President Barack Obama passing on the torch of national office to newly... Read more ...

Biden To Extend Order Limiting Pandemic Evictions

Biden To Extend Order Limiting Pandemic Evictions

On his first day in office, the president plans to sign an executive order extending the CDC's moratorium on evictions. Housing advocates say the CDC rule needs to be strengthened. Read more ...

Short-seller Jim Chanos transitioned his Tesla short position into put...

Short-seller Jim Chanos transitioned his Tesla short position into put options to limit his downside

Summary List Placement Famed short-seller Jim Chanos remains short Tesla, but is now utilizing options for the exposure rather than directly short-selling shares. "We... Read more ...

How much does TurboTax cost? Here's how much you'll pay to prepare and file...

How much does TurboTax cost? Here's how much you'll pay to prepare and file your tax return

Summary List Placement TurboTax is one of the most popular tax software providers, but it's not the cheapest. There is a free version that supports W-2 income, unemployment... Read more ...

The S&P 500 will jump another 8% - but looming risks could spark a sudden...

The S&P 500 will jump another 8% - but looming risks could spark a sudden pullback, RBC says

Summary List Placement RBC Capital expects the S&P 500 to climb 8% to 4,100 through 2021 as the US economy rebounds. The benchmark will reach new records despite a brief... Read more ...

How to cancel your SoundCloud Go plan and go back to free music streaming

How to cancel your SoundCloud Go plan and go back to free music streaming

Summary List Placement SoundCloud Go is a subscription-based music service that lets you to play SoundCloud music without ads and listen to your collection offline. SoundCloud... Read more ...

What are Apple's Privacy Nutrition Labels? Here's what you need to know...

What are Apple's Privacy Nutrition Labels? Here's what you need to know about the new App Store feature that prioritizes user privacy

Summary List Placement Years ago, the government introduced mandatory nutrition labels on food products so that consumers could know what went inside them to make healthier and... Read more ...