If you’re traveling on your own, no problem. Just book your tickets. All you have to do is compare prices on an airfare search site to find the cheapest flight available. But what about when you’re traveling with family and friends? Here’s where it gets interesting. You could shop the usual way–entering the total number of
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Nearly 75% of all Twitter stock is owned not by individuals but by institutional investors who buy large stakes in companies for their clients. The names below shuffle places on the list from time to time, but the latest figures available, for mid-June 2019, place The Vanguard Group, Inc. at the top of the heap
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European governments have warned of an alarming rise in the number of coronavirus infections across the continent from west to east, an autumnal second wave that threatens to overwhelm hospitals and will sharply increase the death toll in the weeks ahead.  “The situation is grave,” Pedro Sánchez, Spain’s prime minister, said on Friday, a day
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(L-R) Lloyd Blankfein and David Solomon attend NYSCF Annual Summer Cocktail Reception at Private Residence on July 15, 2016 in Sagaponack, NY. Sean Zanni | Patrick McMullan | Getty Images Goldman Sachs is moving to claw back tens of millions of dollars in compensation it’s paid executives including CEO David Solomon and former CEO Lloyd
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Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Intel (INTC) — The chipmaker reported third-quarter earnings of $1.11 per share, in line with estimates. Revenue was higher than expected at $18.33 billion, while analysts surveyed by Refinitiv expected $18.25 billion. The company’s Data Center Group, however, saw revenue decline by 7%
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One out of two college students knows “housing insecurity” by heart, first-hand. As many as 68,000 claim to be homeless. That data came before the novel coronavirus struck, heat-seeking America’s and the world’s most vulnerable. So when sustainable urbanism grad student Armelle Coutant and three of her Stanford University colleagues set out on a sleep-deprived
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New York City will shift $466 million to the current fiscal year’s capital budget to tackle affordable housing needs, Mayor Bill de Blasio said. This restores about half the amount the administration cut amid COVID-19 related austerity. The acceleration within the city’s affordable housing plan will increase the capital allocation this fiscal year to more
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America’s top airlines are considered some of the best employers in the U.S. Perhaps that’s why competition is so fierce for airline jobs. In 2017, Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) received 200,000 applications for about 1,000 flight attendant openings, meaning fewer than 1% of applicants were hired. Mathematically speaking, that means it is five times harder
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Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden clashed over the best way to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in a final presidential debate on Thursday night that was less chaotic than their first encounter. Mr Biden slammed Mr Trump over his handling of the crisis, accusing the president of hiding the severity of the threat
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Like most asset classes, global bonds have seen very little action over the past few months. The Vanguard Total International Bond ETF (BNDX) is virtually unchanged since I wrote “BNDX: Another Wave Lower In Global Bonds Is Likely” three months ago; this may be the calm before the storm. The economic situation has changed a
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Hong Kong’s securities regulator has fined Goldman Sachs’s Asia business a record $350m for serious deficiencies in risk compliance and money laundering controls in relation to Malaysia’s 1MDB. The Hong Kong fine is the first of more than $2bn of new penalties set to be announced on Thursday as regulators from the US to the
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Pedestrians walk past a home with a “Sold” sign in San Francisco. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Sales of existing homes rose a higher-than-expected 9.5 % in September to a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 6.54 million units, according to the National Association of Realtors. Sales were up 20.9% annually. Sales could
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Key Takeaways OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has settled with the U.S. DOJ However, the company has insufficient assets to pay the full amount Numerous state and local government suits still proceed The Sackler family is under scrutiny for massive withdrawals Purdue Pharma LP has reached a $8.34 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice
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The following data is derived from trading activity on the Tradeweb Markets institutional European- and U.S.-listed ETF platforms. European-Listed ETFs Total traded volume Notional volume executed on the Tradeweb European-listed ETF marketplace reached EUR 30.7 billion in September. The proportion of transactions processed via Tradeweb’s Automated Intelligent Execution (AiEX) tool was 72%. Adriano Pace, head
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Malaysia’s vast tropical jungles are becoming a big tourist draw, but expats cluster around its two biggest cities: Kuala Lumpur and George Town, both on the west coast of the Malay Peninsula. George Town is an island city just across a channel from the mainland, and it is a big draw when expats living in
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Andrew Cuomo attends a 9/11 memorial service on September 11, 2020. (Photo by Michael M. … [+] Santiago/Getty Images) Getty Images New York governor Andrew Cuomo extended the ban on Covid-related commercial evictions and foreclosures on Tuesday. Landlords are now prevented from attempting to oust commercial tenants through January 1. The moratorium had been set
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