Saturday, January 18, 2020
American cloud-based software giant Salesforce has completed its $15.7 bn acquisition of Tableau Software, a leading analytics vendor, two months after the deal’s announcement. According to a report from Geek Wire, the all-stock deal is Salesforce’s biggest acquisition yet, which...
Multinational investment bank JP Morgan recently released a report enumerating various risks to the market. Among the perils the markets will face this year is the “progressive overhaul” of the economy, which is considered one of the biggest threats,...
Based from the annual Misery Index compiled by economist Steve Hanke of the John Hopkins University in Baltimore, Nigerians landed the sixth spot on the world’s most miserable people. In a country with more than 200 million population, the contributing...
In the preparation for the initial public offering accelerates, Saudi Arabia is removing Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih as the chairman of its state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco. The decision to remove the chairman according to The Wall Street Journal is...
Health problems are the reason for more than two in three bankruptcies or (67%) in the U.S., a study published in the American Journal of Public Health revealed. The research showed that around 530,000 families suffer bankruptcies each year...
Presidential candidate Kamala Harris wants black people to acquire help in homeownership, proposing $100 billion funding for a down payment. The senator announced this plan in the Essence Festival in New Orleans, an annual and largest gathering of black women...
United States Senator Bernie Sanders just announced another proposal which he calls “income inequality tax,” which seeks to increase the tax imposed on corporates that perpetuate the wage gap, says The Washington Post. This comes after the announcement of...
Goldman Sachs Group Inc, a leading multinational investment bank, is nearing a deal to buy United Capital Financial Partners Inc, a financial management firm based in California, for several hundred million dollars. The acquisition, according to sources, will be Goldman’s...
Forbes recently named Kylie Jenner the youngest self-made billionaire at age 21. Based on the article released by the business magazine, the youngest in the Kardashian-Jenner clan surpassed Mark Zuckerberg, the creator and founder of Facebook. Kylie Cosmetics The defining moment...
United States President Donald Trump recently said that he will not compromise the country’s wealth in favour of climate-positive actions, reports Al Jazeera. This comes after Trump’s absence from the Group of Seven (G7) assembly focused on climate change. According...

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