Économie

One Bitcoin "whale" may have fueled the currency's price spike in 2017

The general counsel further noted that "macroeconomic experts and stakeholders" in the cryptocurrency space understand that "the global rise of digital currency that has driven the markets and demand for Tether". They say the single largest player on Bitfinex "either exhibited clairvoyant market timing or exerted an extremely large price impact on Bitcoin that is not observed in the aggregate fl... [Full Article...]

Popeyes brings back its infamous chicken sandwich

Popeyes brings back its infamous chicken sandwich After launching in August, the Popeyes chicken sandwich flew out of the fryer and into people's mouths. And now, two months later, it's back. Meanwhile, Popeyes fans shared their excitement about the chicken sandwich's return on Twitter Sunday. [Full Article...]

Relation avec un membre du personnel: la patron de McDonald's renvoyé

Relation avec un membre du personnel: la patron de McDonald's renvoyé La firme n'a pas précisé l'identité de l'employé en question, ni indiqué s'il s'agissait d'un homme ou d'une femme. Il sera sur le champ remplacé par Chris Kempczinski , actuellement responsable de la chaîne aux Etats-Unis. [Full Article...]

Fiat Chrysler and PSA Peugeot agree £35bn merger

Fiat Chrysler and PSA Peugeot agree £35bn merger European automakers have been looking to mergers and alliances for years to share R&D costs and tackle the issue of overproduction on the continent. The merger decision comes about five months after a similar deal with French rival Renault fell apart. [Full Article...]

US October job growth beats expectations, Economy News & Top Stories

US October job growth beats expectations, Economy News & Top Stories Notable job gains occurred in food services and drinking places, social assistance, and financial activities. The remaining payrolls in the inflated figure were tacked on to account for a historic strike at General Motors, the White House said. [Full Article...]

Oil extends fall on surprise USA crude inventory build, trade deal concerns

Oil extends fall on surprise USA crude inventory build, trade deal concerns Oil prices rose 2% on Friday on signs of progress in U.S. Beijing's state-media Xinhua News Agency said the world's two largest economies had reached "consensus on principles" during a serious and constructive telephone call on Friday between their main trade negotiators. [Full Article...]

Bombardier Maroc change de main et reste sur le sol marocain

Bombardier Maroc change de main et reste sur le sol marocain Bombardier avait fait part en mai dernier de sa volonté de vendre ces actifs dans le cadre d'une large restructuration engagée en 2015 et visant à recentrer ses activités sur les jets d'affaires et le transport ferroviaire. Sur 9 mois, le chiffre d'affaires atteint 11,5 milliards et le résultat net 112 millions. Par ailleurs, Bombardier a annoncé une baisse de son bénéfice trimestriel après avoir ... [Full Article...]

Mariage en vue entre Fiat Chrysler et PSA

Mariage en vue entre Fiat Chrysler et PSA Il n'aura pas fallu longtemps au groupe automobile Fiat Chrysler (FCA) pour se consoler dans les bras d'une autre. L'État, actionnaire à environ 12% de PSA via Bpifrance, "suit avec attention et ouverture les discussions engagées" entre les deux groupes, qui consacrent "le redressement de PSA avec le soutien de l'État", a encore affirmé Bercy dans une déclaration. [Full Article...]

Molson Coors Brewing cutting 400 to 500 jobs and restructuring operations

Molson Coors Brewing cutting 400 to 500 jobs and restructuring operations The moves will have "no impact on our brewing activities in Montreal", or on the new production facility that the company is building in Longueuil, François Lefebvre, a Molson Coors Canada spokesman, told the Montreal Gazette via email. Hattersley replaced Mark Hunter, who retired in August, after five years in the top post and 17 years with the company. The company said the restructuring will h... [Full Article...]

Fed rate cut announced Wednesday, a nod to slowing economic growth

Fed rate cut announced Wednesday, a nod to slowing economic growth St Louis Fed president James Bullard, who had dissented in September because he supported a bigger rate cut then, voted with the majority on Wednesday, an indication that pressure within the Fed for further rate cuts may have lessened. Though Trump has suggested that this puts the United States at a competitive disadvantage, most economists regard negative interest rates as a sign of weakness. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom to grant Huawei access to 5G network

United Kingdom to grant Huawei access to 5G network The fund provides subsidies for service in rural and hard-to-reach areas, and to libraries and schools. This is the latest in a series of actions by the USA government aimed at barring US companies from purchasing Huawei and ZTE equipment. [Full Article...]

LVMH confirms talks over possible acquisition of jeweler Tiffany

LVMH confirms talks over possible acquisition of jeweler Tiffany LVMH made the offer earlier this month, Bloomberg News reported. Tiffany shares surged to US$128.30 early Monday. Tiffany is now evaluating the bid and there's no guarantee an agreement will be reached, they said. analyst Oliver Chen. They noted that in 2011 , LVMH approached and acquired Bulgari in a similar manner, over the weekend. The deal would be the biggest takeover of 70-year-old ... [Full Article...]

Virgin Galactic to commence trading on NYSE

Virgin Galactic to commence trading on NYSE Virgin Galactic went public through a merger with Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp, a publicly traded shell company, or special objective acquisition company (SPAC), led by former Facebook executive Chamath Palihapitiya . Shares have ranged from $11.49 to $12.93 so far. Branson is using an aircraft to carry a spaceship to high altitudes, where it blasts away. The five members of the f... [Full Article...]

Macron propose Thierry Breton après le rejet de Sylvie Goulard — Commission européenne

Macron propose Thierry Breton après le rejet de Sylvie Goulard — Commission européenne Enfin, depuis onze ans, Thierry Breton est PDG du groupe de services informatiques Atos. La future présidente de la Commission a déjà approuvé son nouveau choix . On parlait du négociateur du Brexit, Michel Barnier, de la ministre des armées, Florence Parly, ou encore Laurence Boone, cheffe économiste de l'OCDE. [Full Article...]

Best Buy Announces Free Next-Day Delivery for Holiday Season

Best Buy Announces Free Next-Day Delivery for Holiday Season For example, major appliances and televisions 51 inches or larger may have different delivery terms. It covers more than 10 million items. Why 99 percent? Because Best Buy can not guarantee next-day delivery on large items, "namely big-screen TVs and large appliances". [Full Article...]

China considering replacing Hong Kong's Lam, pro-Beijing lawmaker says

China considering replacing Hong Kong's Lam, pro-Beijing lawmaker says Chan, however, will remain a free man in Hong Kong unless the territory gets past a diplomatic impasse with Taiwan. Protesters are angry at what they see as Beijing encroaching on the former British colony's "one country, two systems" formula enshrined during the handover in 1997, which permits the city wide-ranging freedoms not available on the mainland such as an independent judiciary. [Full Article...]

Google claims quantum computing breakthrough

Google claims quantum computing breakthrough However, technology is still way too fragile for commercialization, which is unlikely to happen anytime soon. Regular computers, even the fastest, function in binary fashion: they carry out tasks using tiny fragments of data known as bits that are only ever either 1 or 0. [Full Article...]

WeWork, Softbank agree on $9.5 bil. rescue plan

WeWork, Softbank agree on $9.5 bil. rescue plan WeWork , reeling since it scrapped an initial public offering last month, was set to run out of cash as early as next month. The almost $1.7 billion package would be in addition to his previous share sale. The infusion from its biggest outside investor comes as the start-up, which once had a $47 billion valuation, was on the brink of running out of money - as soon as November, by some estimates. [Full Article...]

Nike CEO Mark Parker to step down in January

Nike CEO Mark Parker to step down in January Nike did not give any reason for Parker's exit from the top job. While Nike positioned Donahoe's appointment as a natural move for the company as it steps up its digital-focused efforts, some insiders speculated that controversies surrounding Parker and the company played a role in the shift. [Full Article...]

Les Renault Kangoo et Master passent à l’hydrogène

Les Renault Kangoo et Master passent à l’hydrogène Annoncé au doux prix de 48 300 € HT incluant l'achat de la batterie (et hors aides gouvernementales), ce Kangoo conserve un volume de chargement de 3,9m2. "Le Groupe Renault complète son offre de véhicules utilitaires électriques par le lancement de Renault MASTER Z.E. Hydrogen et Renault KANGOO Z.E. [Full Article...]


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