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Bank Raises, Conglomerates, and LivePerson’s CEO Drops By
Fool.com

Here’s the latest news and advice from around the financial sector, plus another great CEO interview. more…

ATA Sees “Dark Cloud” Hanging Over Hollywood As Day 5 Of WGA Talks Concludes
Deadline.com

The WGA and the Association of Talent Agents have concluded their fifth day of bargaining for a new franchise agreement, with the ATA saying there’s a “dark cloud of uncertainty” hanging over Hollywood as the two sides again made little progress toward resolv… more…

Exclusive: Catalan independence leader Carles Puigdemont on reinventing nationalism in a new century
Salon.com

From exile in Belgium, Catalan president talks about reinventing democracy after "right" and "left" have collapsed more…

On A Tear: Armed With Cash, SK Group's Boss Leads Global Expansion
Forbes.com

SK Group, South Korea's third-largest conglomerate, scored big with its chipmaker SK Hynix. Now as the industry faces a downturn, SK's billionaire chairman Chey Tae-won is betting on a slew of other interests as he seeks to expand his empire. more…

Both Sides State Their Case On Warner Bros. Lawsuit By Former DramaFever Exec
Forbes.com

A former DramaFever executive, who filed an anti-Asian discrimination lawsuit against Warner Bros, offers some insight to what led him there. Warner Bros responds that his claims are unfounded. more…

Unhostile takeover
Indianexpress.com

In Mindtree vs L&T, there is need to divest battle of its sentimental charge, leave decision to shareholders more…

This Billionaire's 'Terrible Purchase' Just Made $14 Billion In Profits, And Now He's Ready For More
Forbes.com

SK Group, South Korea's third-largest conglomerate, scored big with its chipmaker SK Hynix. Now as the industry faces a downturn, SK's billionaire chairman Chey Tae-won is betting on a slew of other interests as he seeks to expand his empire. more…

Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC)
Insightsonindia.com

Topics Covered: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Composition, role, objectives and significa… more…

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 16 March 2019
Insightsonindia.com

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 16 March 2019 Relevant articles from various News Papers: Paper 3: Topics covered: Awareness in the field of IT. National Supercomputing Mission (NSM) What to study? For Prelims and Mains: NSM- objectives, significance an… more…

Titans of Tech - Leaders League
Leadersleague.com

Titans of Tech Leaders League Google, Amazon and other companies are well-known to all, but less well known is the extent of their activities and projects. The BATX though, their Chinese... more…

Global Food Investors Want To Have It Their Way, So They Told Restaurants To Make Supply Chains Sustainable
Cleantechnica.com

Isn't it time for fast food companies to be held responsible for the environmental impacts of their supply chains more…

Asian opportunities
Strategy-business.com

Ayala Corporation of the Philippines is a prime example of a new breed of progressive, family-controlled conglomerates that have their sights set on global expansion, buoyed by a strong domestic economy. CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala believes conglomerates… more…

Basket These 5 ETFs to Tap March Madness
Yahoo.com

These ETFs are expected to benefit from the March Madness and the huge revenue generation scope for media, advertisers as well as casinos. more…

Korea’s Biggest Messaging App Kakao to Integrate Crypto Wallet For 44 Million Users
Crypto Coins News

According to fnnews, a mainstream financial media outlet in South Korea, Kakao is integrating crypto for its 44 million local users. Kakao is the biggest internet conglomerate in South Korea that operates KakaoTalk, KakaoPay, KakaoTaxi, KakaoStory, KakaoStock… more…

Real Estate Lawyer E. Rich Hurst Joins TroyGould
Businesswire.com

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TroyGould announced today that real estate and construction lawyer E. Rich Hurst has joined the firm. “I like the results-driven nature of TroyGould’s practice,” said Hurst, who specializes in civil litigation and trials, and who… more…

As Mars scrambles to recoup marketing budgets, Petcare tests e-commerce integrations
Thedrum.com

Mars is in the process of reassessing its balance book to open up more budget for its marketers. In the meantime, the conglomerate’s Petcare division is testing e-commerce integrations in a bid to find the sweet spot between DTC consumer trends and the tradit… more…

By bailing out Anil Ambani, Mukesh and Nita did what Dhirubhai would’ve done: Stand by family
Firstpost.com

Dhirubhai Ambani was a hardened business magnate and a soft family man with a melting heart both ways. By supporting Anil, brother Mukesh has made a giant leap in his father’s cherished path The post By bailing out Anil Ambani, Mukesh and Nita did what Dhirub… more…

E.U. Faces Internal Division as Xi Visits the Continent
Chinadigitaltimes.net

Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit Europe on Thursday for a six-day trip to Italy, Monaco, and France. As Xi looks to strengthen ties with individual countries in the region more…

Tencent-ByteDance Altercations, Apps Consolidation, Shadow Banking's Reprieve
Seekingalpha.com

Momo Q4 2018 results dazzled, sending its share price up double-digit percentages. The share price of Pinduoduo also moved double-digit percentages following it more…

Makeup brand Glossier valued at over US$1b in latest funding round
Channelnewsasia.com

Glossier Inc, the online cosmetics company with a cult following among millennials, was valued at over US$1 billion in a latest funding round led by Sequoia Capital, joining a clutch of billion-dollar makeup brands that are powered by the founders' social-med… more…