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Chinese stocks face a headwind in monetary policy

(PNAFAN – Asia Times) There is no longer any doubt that the People’s Bank of China is tightening its monetary policy. The daily fixing of the 7-day repo rate, the benchmark for banks’ cost of funds, has stood at around 3.5% in recent days, compared to around 2.5% for most …

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PRESS DIGEST-Financial Times – April 8

The following are the main stories from the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not guarantee their accuracy. Securities UK advises people under 30 to offer alternative to AstraZeneca vaccine https://on.ft.com/3cYt4Vc US Proposes New Plan Amid Global Business Tax Talks https://on.ft.com/3mAohfZ Norwegian Oil Fund Makes First …

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High Demand MA Professional Training Services – NBC Boston

Thousands of people need new jobs as the job market continues to recover in Massachusetts, creating a strong demand for skills training services. But like many other industries, these programs took a big financial hit during the pandemic. Massachusetts has lost 250,000 jobs permanently, by some estimates. As a result, …

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Crowdfunding of investments drops to 400 million euros in 2020, 100 million euros declared in the first quarter of 2021

In 2020, more than 400 million euros were invested in securities offers in Germany via crowdfunding or crowdfunding platforms according to a study by Crowdinvest.de supplemented by data from Crowdfunding of the Bundesverband (German crowdfunding association). The first quarter of 2021 saw around 100 million euros. According to the report, …

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Man Group PLC: Form 8.3

FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE / TRANSACTION DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON HAVING INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORERule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”) 1. KEY INFORMATION (a) Full name of discloser: Man Group PLC (b) Owner or controller of the disclosed interests and short positions, …

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A Concerto Is a Conversation (2020) Short film review

A concerto is a conversation (2020)Director: Kris Bowers, Ben ProudfootWriter: Ben Proudfoot In 2019, Peter Farrelly’s Green book won the award for best film at the Oscars, the controversy broke out around the whitewashing perceived by the black history film and what the moment has said about the contemporary United …

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