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Markets New Bitcoin-based security slightly higher in CME debut
Author: 0 New Bitcoin-based security slightly higher in CME debut

The futures' value dropped to around $18,700 Dollars after opening at over $20,600 USD. By early Monday, it was trading around $19,000 . The firm previously said that it would be ready on day one for both products, and it started allowing customers to trade the CME bitcoin futures when they went live earlier Monday.

Markets Campbell Soup to buy Pretzel owner in $4.87bn deal, shares rise
Author: 0 Campbell Soup to buy Pretzel owner in $4.87bn deal, shares rise

Campbell Soup is acquiring snacks company Snyder's-Lance for $4.87 billion in cash, in the 148-year-old soup company's largest deal to date. Campbell's baked snacks business posted $2.5 billion in net sales in fiscal 2017 and the combined snacks portfolio of both companies would generate about $4.7bn in net sales on a pro forma basis.

Markets Hershey shopping for SkinnyPop proprietor Amplify in $1.2 billion deal
Author: 0 Hershey shopping for SkinnyPop proprietor Amplify in $1.2 billion deal

Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on BETR . That's a massive 71% premium over Amplify's Friday closing price of $7.00 per share. Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its position in Amplify Snack Brands by 3.0% during the 2nd quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors grew its position in shares of Amplify Snack Brands by 8.3% in the second quarter.

Markets Aconex Ltd shares set to rocket on Oracle's $1.6 billion takeover offer
Author: 0 Aconex Ltd shares set to rocket on Oracle's $1.6 billion takeover offer

Founded in 2000, Aconex is a cloud-based solution that manages team collaboration for construction projects, with 47 offices in 23 countries around the world. 'The deal will see Aconex's (ACX) platform become part of the Oracle construction and engineering cloud, which offers planning, scheduling project delivery solutions.

Markets European Commission to investigate Ikea's Dutch tax arrangement
Author: 0 European Commission to investigate Ikea's Dutch tax arrangement

Investigators also are looking at a subsequent ruling by the Dutch authorities in 2011 after European regulators deemed the Luxembourg tax structure illegal under state-aid rules. The European Commission is not so much anxious about different countries in the European Union having different tax policies, in fact considering it is supposed to be one, seamless market, there are a whole range of company tax rates and policies across the EU.

Markets Philip Hammond: UK committed to trade 'status quo' after Brexit
Author: 0 Philip Hammond: UK committed to trade 'status quo' after Brexit

One rebel reportedly said independent-minded Labour MPs would "respond positively to a request to provide support to a government that is seen to be doing the right thing". Theresa May is refusing to admit that Britain will stay in the single market and customs union during transition, Labour MP Chuka Umunna tells BI .

Markets Mesut Ozil gives Arsenal home win against Newcastle United
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil gives Arsenal home win against Newcastle United

Ozil's match-winning goal against Newcastle on Saturday was a highlight from a player who has divided opinion among the Arsenal fan base since arriving from Real Madrid for £42.4m in 2013. "Especially, I think we were mobile at the back, built the game up well and it gives us one more player to go forward". The Seagulls, who have not won in the league since beating Swansea City 1-0 away on November 4 and who have only scored one goal in their last six games, began slowly but went on to ...

Markets Power outage at Hartsfield-Jackson causes ground stop
Author: 0 Power outage at Hartsfield-Jackson causes ground stop

Passengers sit stranded at the Atlanta airport, December 17, 2017 . Staff at the airport are said to be working to restore power after the outage struck at around 1:15pm local time. Abubey reports that the Plane Train, which connects each of the terminals below ground, is also affected. Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport sends jets to 150 domestic destinations and more than 75 international destinations in 50 countries.

Markets Newcastle United exclusive: Rafa Benitez has overachieved with Magpies - Jermaine Jenas
Author: 0 Newcastle United exclusive: Rafa Benitez has overachieved with Magpies - Jermaine Jenas

Benitez this week held talks with managing director Lee Charnley over the club's January transfer plans with takeover talks ongoing, but is convinced his current crop is not far off clicking. As a result of their inconsistency, the Gunners are off the pace in seventh, a huge 19 points behind the league leaders Manchester City . Benitez, speaking ahead of this afternoon's game against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium, will also look closely at the loan market.

Markets U.S. retail broker to let clients trade bitcoin futures
Author: 0 U.S. retail broker to let clients trade bitcoin futures

This could reduce the demand for Bitcoin, pushing down prices. While it is being regulated as a commodity, futures trading for the entity becomes problematic because delivery of a physical asset does not occur upon settlement of the physical contract.

Author: 0 Sydney man charged with working for North Korea

Authorities said it was the first time a person in Australia had been charged with brokering sales and discussing the supply of weapons of mass destruction. "This is black market 101", Gaughan said. "As a result of extensive investigations, the AFP alleged the man was acting as an economic agent of North Korea through his facilitation of various exports from North Korea", said a police statement.

Markets Net neutrality repeal unwise
Author: 0 Net neutrality repeal unwise

Working together with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the ACLU, and other organizations, they're exploring the ways open to them, and will draft a bill they aim to introduce in 60 days. But some of those same large content providers also have the money and the leverage of thousands of subscribers to negotiate deals with internet service providers, get in the so-called fast lanes for service speed and possibly give themselves a leg up on the competition.

Author: 0 How Analysts Feel About Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA)?

Celyad SA had 2 analyst reports since August 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Monday, September 18. Strs Ohio holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Discovery Communications, Inc. Shares of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ DISCA ) traded up $1.00 on Wednesday, reaching $21.04.

Markets Amazon yields some ground in growing battle with Google
Author: 0 Amazon yields some ground in growing battle with Google

The latest announcement comes after Google threatened to remove its YouTube application from Amazon's Echo Show and Fire TV . "I can confirm that we are assorting Apple TV and Chromecast ", an Amazon spokeswoman told CNET on Thursday, but there were no details about what prompted the change.

Markets The GOP tax bill could be passed next week
Author: 0 The GOP tax bill could be passed next week

Speaking to reporters at the White House Saturday before leaving for Camp David, Trump said the middle class will benefit because the tax cut will draw companies back from overseas, creating jobs. For 2018 and 2019, expenses exceeding 7.5% of income are deductible; that percentage increases to 10%, the current level, in 2020. And after a brief scare for leadership this week, the bill is now virtually certain to pass the Senate, after getting 51 of 52 possible Republican votes and no ...

Author: 0 Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) Stake Boosted by Cowen Inc

The stock decreased 1.45% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $74.96. Invesco Limited has 5.87 million shares. ( TWX ) and Gilead ..." published on December 14, 2017 as well as Reuters.com's news article titled: "US sues to stop AT&T buying Time Warner, says would hike rates" with publication date: "November 20, 2017.

Author: 0 Deutsche Bank Initiates Coverage on Celgene (CELG)

The company had a trading volume of 9,719,225 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,339,085. Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has declined 16.51% since December 16, 2016 and is downtrending. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. 602.51 million shares or 1.81% more from 591.78 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.