Yahoo Finance's Oscar Williams-Grut has the latest from London.
Yahoo Finance's Oscar Williams-Grut has the latest from London.
Yottaa, Inc., the leading cloud platform for accelerating eCommerce, today announced the publication of the latest version of the company’s index on the performance of 3rd party technologies used on online retail and brand websites. The "2020 eCommerce 3rd Party Technology Index" is designed to help retailers research new technologies for their sites and understand the impact 3rd parties can have on overall site performance.
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The U.S. Justice Department is expected to file an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet Inc's Google on Tuesday for allegedly breaking the law in using its market power to fend off rivals, according to a source familiar with the planning. The lawsuit is expected to allege that Google broke the law in how it treated rivals in its search and advertising businesses, seeking to disadvantage them to keep its own search engine dominant and using that market power to sell more ads. Google did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. equity futures trimmed gains on Monday after reports that federal prosecutors will file an antitrust lawsuit against Google. Treasuries dropped.Google owner Alphabet Inc. slipped in pre-market trading. Procter & Gamble shares rose on the best organic sales growth since 2005. S&P 500 Index contracts earlier had increased as much as 0.9% after a spokesman for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said differences were narrowing in stimulus negotiations.In Europe, UBS gained after the Swiss bank’s traders performed better than most of their Wall Street rivals in the third quarter. European sovereign bonds dropped.A rally built on stimulus hopes has investors weighing up Pelosi’s deadline of striking a deal today against speculation that the looming election will prove too much of a hurdle to overcome. Yet with Federal Reserve policy makers urging for more fiscal support to complement unprecedented monetary aid, many in the market may be willing to let the deadline come and go.“The behavior of markets is reflecting optimism that there’s going to be big stimulus by January,” said John Normand, head of cross-asset fundamental strategy at JPMorgan Chase & Co. “I don’t think it’s necessarily a faith that Pelosi and Mnuchin and McConnell will agree to anything substantive by Pelosi’s deadline of today. It’s more of a look-through dynamic.”Leaders in Europe intensified efforts to slow contagion, reviving lockdowns in some areas after piecemeal curbs made little impact on a disease that has infected 4.9 million people regionally. New cases in Germany and Bulgaria hit a record,Meanwhile, global coronavirus cases exceeded 40 million, with the pandemic showing no signs of slowing. In the U.S., surges in Wisconsin and other battleground states pose a challenge for President Donald Trump two weeks before he stands for re-election.Here are some key events this week:Brexit trade talks are likely to continue at least into next week if the U.K. and EU fail to reach an agreement.The final presidential debate before the U.S. election, between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden, will be live from Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2020 Bloomberg L.P.
Launched in February 2020, the AMPLI project simulation, supported by the EIT Manufacturing and reuniting a consortium of five partners – ESI Group (Paris:ESI), coordinator of the project, Whirlpool, IPC (Innovation Plasturgie Composites), ENSAM and LMS (Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems & Automation) – will combine advantages of simulation and augmented reality to provide manufacturing workers with real-time knowledge and information. The project will bring an important step forward the digital transformation of European factories.
Deaths from the novel coronavirus in Bosnia passed a fresh threshold above 1,000 with 20 new fatalities reported on Tuesday, as the daily number of cases hit a new record of 728, health authorities said. The Balkan country of around 3.3 million people has so far recorded 35,389 cases of the coronavirus with 1,017 deaths. Currently there are 8,812 active cases, or 3,279 more than two weeks ago.
XMReality announced that it has signed a three-year contract with Saab AB for Remote Guidance.
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The "Silicon Photonics Market - Global and Regional Analysis: Focus on Product Types and their Applications, and Countries - Analysis and Forecast, 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
ReAlta Life Sciences, Inc., today announced the details of a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony at their new headquarters located at 5665 Lowery Road, Norfolk, VA 23502. The event will take place on October 21, 2020 at 11:30 AM. The Ceremony will be outside and all guests will be required to wear masks and observe social distancing.
The Department of Justice is expected to file an antitrust lawsuit today following more than a year of overlapping investigations into the tech giant.
France ordered the temporary closure of a mosque outside Paris on Tuesday, part of a crackdown on Muslims who incite hatred after the decapitation of a teacher who showed his class caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad. The Grand Mosque of Pantin, a low-income suburb on the capital's northeastern outskirts, had shared a video on its Facebook page before the attack that vented hatred against history teacher Samuel Paty. Police plastered notices of the closure order outside the mosque as the authorities promised a tough response against the disseminators of hate messages, preachers of radicalised sermons and foreigners believed to pose a security threat to France.
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Fidelity research finds that workers that participate in both their company stock plan and their 401(k) tend to save more for retirement.
Rave Mobile Safety (Rave), the critical communication and collaboration platform customers count on when it matters most, announced today new and expanded strategic partnerships to increase data sharing, critical communications and situational awareness for emergency and critical incidents. RapidDeploy, ESO and Tenefit add to Rave’s growing suite of integrated and interoperable solutions, along with an expanded relationship with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE), to deliver vital information quickly and seamlessly to 9-1-1, first responders, emergency management, campus security, corporate security and communities.
OSI Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSIS) today announced that it will hold its quarterly conference call on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 9:00am PT to discuss its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020.
Highlands Holdings Bond Issuer, Ltd., a Bermuda exempted company (the "Bermuda Issuer") and Highlands Holdings Bond Co-Issuer, Inc., a Delaware corporation and direct, wholly owned subsidiary of the Bermuda Issuer (the "Co-Issuer", and together with the Bermuda Issuer, the "Issuers") are proposing to issue and sell $500 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Secured PIK Toggle Notes due 2025 (the "Notes") in an offering (the "Offering") that will be exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). The Offering is a holding company financing and the Issuers are controlled by funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, Inc. and are sister companies to Highlands Holdings Ltd. ("Highlands Holdings"), the direct parent entity of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited ("Aspen"), although none of Highlands Holdings, Aspen or their subsidiaries will guarantee the Notes.
U.S. Corporate Sector Emerges as Source of Rapid Demand Growth for Renewables, IHS Markit research shows.
Lyndra Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biotech company working to make daily pills a thing of the past, today announced the appointment of George Eldridge as Chief Financial Officer. As a seasoned industry veteran, Mr. Eldridge brings with him 27 years of experience leading biotechnology and life sciences companies in both the private and public sectors.