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Markets Retail giant Amazon launches in Australia
Author: 0 Retail giant Amazon launches in Australia

Categories now available include video games, consumer electronics, sports equipment, tools, home improvement products, toys, beauty products, clothing and shoes, as well as the traditional books, Kindles and other Amazon devices. Globally, approximately 50 per cent of Amazon's total units come from Marketplace sellers. Furthermore, Aussie customers can also access Prime Video and Twitch Prime offerings from today.

Markets Qualcomm confirms receiving Broadcom's board nominees
Author: 0 Qualcomm confirms receiving Broadcom's board nominees

Under Broadcom's proposal, Qualcomm stockholders would receive per share and it will consist of $60.00 in cash and $10.00 per share in Broadcom shares. The offered amount was 33 percent higher than Qualcomm's 30-day average share price at the time. " Qualcomm stockholders expect a board that will support this innovation while evaluating objectively the full range of opportunities available to maximise value for all Qualcomm stockholders".

Markets UK Authorities Plan Crackdown on Bitcoin
Author: 0 UK Authorities Plan Crackdown on Bitcoin

The government is now negotiating amendments to the fourth anti-money laundering directive, and earlier this month Stephen Barclay, the Treasury's economic secretary, told parliament that the amendments will "bring virtual currency exchange platforms and custodian wallet providers into anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing regulation".

Markets CBOE to launch bitcoin futures trading Sunday
Author: 0 CBOE to launch bitcoin futures trading Sunday

Trading will begin, under the ticker symbol " XBT ", at the start of global trading hours at 6 p.m. ET, and will be free through December. Market data from bitcoin exchanges Bitstamp, GDAX, itBit, and Kraken will be used to calculate CME's once-a-day Bitcoin Reference Rate (BBR).

Markets Co-op declares war on food waste
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The majority of products that use " Best Before " dates will be included, such as tinned goods, packets and dried food. In contrast, " Use By " dates govern the life of products with a limited shelf life, such as dairy and meat, and can not be sold after their expiration date for safety reasons.

Markets Zuckerberg challengers now bitcoin billionaires
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What the Winklevii is are two people now holding just over $1 billion worth of bitcoin, and that's fantastic. An $11m (£8m) bet on Bitcoin made by Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss over four years ago has ballooned by nearly 10,000pc after last week's price surge.

Markets Here's where you can get FREE treats on National Cookie Day!
Author: 0 Here's where you can get FREE treats on National Cookie Day!

Great American Cookies - Free Cookie and. something else? Get a free original chocolate chip cookie at participating stores on National Cookie Day when you stop by Great American Cookies . Cinnabon is teaming up with the Christie Cookie Company for a new treat right in time for National Cookie Day. Cookie Day is Coming! But National Cookie Day is the one to cheer about because this made up holiday features free cookies and sweet treats.

Markets Facebook opens new office off Oxford Street
Author: 0 Facebook opens new office off Oxford Street

Speaking of the initiative, Facebook's vice-president for Europe, Middle East, and Asia stated that the company was "more committed than ever to the UK". "The UK is not only the best place to start a new business, it's also the best place to grow one", he added. The company stated that its experts from fields such as engineering, product, and partnerships will be on hand to guide participants during the program.

Markets Golden Krust CEO dead at 57
Author: 0 Golden Krust CEO dead at 57

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, tweeted condolences to Hawthorne's family and friends, as well as employees of the Jamaica-born entrepreneur who headed the largest Caribbean franchise in the United States. The first Golden Krust , located across from a Bronx subway stop, was funded with money his siblings raised by taking second mortgages out on their homes.

Author: 0 Ford Motor Company reports strong November sales; FCA, GMC down

The two auto makers said planned reductions in sales to fleet buyers, including rental vehicle companies , hurt sales and retail demand remains steady. For GM's best-seller, the Chevrolet Silverado pickup, deliveries were up 3 percent, from 45,280 deliveries in November 2016 to 46,441 last month. It was the best November retail sales for the Jeep Compass and the Chrysler Pacifica.

Markets 'Superman' Police Officer Holds Onto Van Dangling Off Bridge With Bare Hands
Author: 0 'Superman' Police Officer Holds Onto Van Dangling Off Bridge With Bare Hands

In the United Kingdom, a police officer is being hailed a hero after pictures emerged of him holding onto the wheel of a lorry as it hangs over the edge of a motorway bridge - with the driver trapped inside. Willis said Saturday he told the driver not to panic and "whatever you do, don't move". West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service was able to stabilize the van and rescue a 22-year-old man with serious leg injuries.

Markets NatWest in Diss to close after customers choose to go digital
Author: 0 NatWest in Diss to close after customers choose to go digital

It added: "Since 2012, we have seen the way people use NatWest Saffron Walden branch change dramatically". "Transactions in the branch have reduced by 4pc since 2012 with now only 68 customers visiting the branch on a weekly basis. Our Community Bankers will get to know the local community, engage with local groups and provide training and education on issues such as fraud and scams protection in the local area.

Markets Trump 'admires and respects' Theresa May, says U.S. ambassador
Author: 0 Trump 'admires and respects' Theresa May, says U.S. ambassador

And he insisted the United Kingdom and the USA had a relationship that was "centuries old" and would continue thrive in the future. Theresa May said last week the president had been "wrong" to share the videos with his 44 million Twitter followers, adding that no date had been set for his planned state visit.

Markets How Analysts Feel About The Walt Disney Company (DIS) After Forming Double Bottom?
Author: 0 How Analysts Feel About The Walt Disney Company (DIS) After Forming Double Bottom?

Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Group LLC's holdings in Walt Disney were worth $826,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, November 10 report. Argus Research maintained it with "Buy" rating and $129 target in Monday, November 9 report.

Markets Sowell Financial Services LLC Acquires 8872 Shares of Ford Motor Company (F)
Author: 0 Sowell Financial Services LLC Acquires 8872 Shares of Ford Motor Company (F)

It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. Ford Motor Company Del (NYSE:F) had an increase of 7.83% in short interest. FRLF's SI was 600 shares in December as released by FINRA. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 1st. BidaskClub lowered shares of Ford Motor from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th.

Author: 0 Shares in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Purchased by Renaissance Group LLC

Wells Fargo & Company now has an outperform rating on the real estate investment trust's stock. It was reported on Dec, 2 by Barchart.com. Since June 9, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $277,840 activity. Finally, Breton Hill Capital Ltd. lifted its position in shares of Kite Realty Group Trust by 19.8% in the 2nd quarter. The company's P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 94.72 and Forward P/E ratio of 63.98.

Markets Selfie-service: Man cooks Waffle House meal as worker sleeps
Author: 0 Selfie-service: Man cooks Waffle House meal as worker sleeps

He posted his travels behind the counter on Facebook along with the caption, "Couldn't sleep so I went to waffle house....guess what...everyone on shift was asleep". "I was pretty inebriated", admitted Bowen. A Waffle House manager was amused by the stunt. In a statement obtained by multiple news outlets , however, the chain noted that "for safety reasons", customers should never "have to go behind the counter".