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Nasdaq May Soon Launch Bitcoin Futures in 2019

Nasdaq May Soon Launch Bitcoin Futures in 2019

And while the NY exchange operator was first reported to be eyeing Bitcoin futures back in 2017, one of the sources said that the company won't begin trading until the first quarter of 2019. Separately, VanEck is still trying to win approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to launch the first-ever bitcoin ETF . The ETP tracks the price of 4 cryptoassets - bitcoin , ether, XRP and litecoin - backed with an index provided by MVIS. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dolce & Gabbana Facing Backlash From Commerical And Instagram Comments

Dolce & Gabbana Facing Backlash From Commerical And Instagram Comments

The anger was not entirely directed at the concept of the ad but also its little touches, from the stereotypical music playing in the background to the narrator's comical inability to pronounce the names of the Italian designers. This marks the second high-profile outcry over racist messaging from Dolce & Gabbana in only 18 months. Chinese consumers have flooded social media platforms Weibo and WeChat criticising the brand and posting videos and images of D&G products being destroyed, burned ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trudeau meets with Unifor as GM set to shutter Oshawa plant

Trudeau meets with Unifor as GM set to shutter Oshawa plant

Production at the plant in Oshawa, Ontario fell to about 148,000 vehicles a year ago from a peak of 940,000 in 2003, a drop of about 85 per cent, according to Dennis DesRosiers of DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc. Dias says GM is trying to ship thousands of jobs to Mexico and he asked the government to consider tariffs on Mexican autos unless the auto company reversed its decision. Consulte Mais Informação

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Crude Rebound Stalls as Kuwait Seeks Stable Oil Market

Crude Rebound Stalls as Kuwait Seeks Stable Oil Market

With the northern hemisphere winter approaching, the oil-price slump will cushion households and businesses during a period of slowing economic growth. The CIA has also supported the findings that it was indeed the Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman who ordered the killing, nevertheless Trump tweeted that there was no way to know what truly happened, thus casting a shadow on the bipartisan agreement to punish the Saudi government . Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump warns China he won't back down on trade tariffs

Donald Trump warns China he won't back down on trade tariffs

President Donald Trump and China's leader Xi Jinping will meet to discuss trade issues on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires this week. Trump said on Monday that he will likely push forward with plans to increase tariffs on US$200 billion of Chinese goods. Under the shadow of the trade war, during the third quarter this year China experienced its slowest growth in 10 years, according to the latest economic figures to come out of the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pub employment on the rise despite closures, says new ONS report

Pub employment on the rise despite closures, says new ONS report

More than 12,000 small pubs have closed since 2001, but the number of medium and larger sites is growing. The report adds that around five pubs have closed in the town since 2001 but there are around 1,000 jobs in pubs and bars. Birmingham has suffered the biggest rate of closure since the turn of the millennium, with 220 net pub losses since 2001. Nationally the total turnover of pubs has remained stable as fewer, bigger pubs do more business. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Says 'Not Even a Little Bit Happy' With Fed's Powell

U.S. President Donald Trump once again blasted his hand-picked chief of the USA central bank Tuesday, saying he was "not even a little bit happy" with his selection of Jerome Powell . "I think gold will be dependent on the dollar for rest of day, and we could see a bounce if the dollar retraces". "So this isn't a question of preparation, it's a question of whether or not people want it to happen, and we'll know that very quickly". Consulte Mais Informação

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Missed Cyber Monday? These Cyber Week Sales Are Still Going On

Missed Cyber Monday? These Cyber Week Sales Are Still Going On

Adobe's calculations are based on data from 1 trillion visits to retail websites: the company measures 80 percent of all online transactions from the top 100 U.S. Macy's Inc, Kohls Corp and Target shares rose as well. Social media conversation tracker Brandwatch said out of 13,000 social media mentions of Cyber Monday (#CyberMonday) the Apple Watch and the Red Dead Redemption 2 video game were two products that stood out. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump threatens to cut General Motors subsidies as carmaker axes jobs

Trump threatens to cut General Motors subsidies as carmaker axes jobs

GM announced Monday it will halt production at one Canadian plant and four US factories, including the Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant that builds the plug-in hybrid electric Chevrolet Volt. Barra did not link Monday's cuts to tariff pressures, but said trade costs are among the "headwinds" GM faces as it deals with broader technology change and market shifts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rotating postal strikes ended as Senate passes back-to-work bill

Rotating postal strikes ended as Senate passes back-to-work bill

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business said in a statement that it was pleased Ottawa listened to business owners, who described the postal strike as "an emergency for many small firms and for Canadian consumers". Whereas the 2011 bill imposed a settlement that favoured Canada Post, the current legislation would give a mediator-arbitrator appointed by the government 90 days to try and reach contract settlements. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump eyes more China tariffs, pushing total upwards of $500bn

In an interview with The Wall Street Journal , Trump said that if negotiations did not produce a favourable outcome for the USA, he would also put tariffs on the rest of Chinese imports that are now not subject to duties. over the a year ago, but smartphones have so far managed to avoid being hit. Earlier this year, Apple said products like the Apple Watch and AirPods would be affected before the US said it wouldn't impose taxes on such items. Consulte Mais Informação

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WPP merges famous JWT agency with digital arm Wunderman

WPP merges famous JWT agency with digital arm Wunderman

Wunderman is a leading digital agency that used to be run by Mark Read , the new boss of WPP. Founded in 1864 and headquartered in New York, JWT is one of the best known advertising agencies in the world. Mel Edwards , global chief executive of Wunderman, will head the enlarged agency as global chief executive. This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. Consulte Mais Informação

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ATM dispenses free money, people respond accordingly

ATM dispenses free money, people respond accordingly

An ATM in north Harris County was the center of a commotion Sunday evening. Deputies dispersed the crowd and shut down the transfer machine, ABC 13 reported . Should the bank have gone in the other direction, authorities say that theft charges could have been laid on those not willing to cooperate. The Harris County Sheriff's Office told KHOU they stopped at the ATM when an officer with another agency noticed a large crowd of people gathered around the machine. Consulte Mais Informação

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