Leonardo Da Vinci’s Christ Hammers for $450-M

Leonardo Da Vinci’s Christ Hammers for $450-M

Leonardo Da Vinci’s Christ Hammers for $450-M A painting of Christ by the Renaissance Master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450-M at auction Wednesday evening in NYC, surpassing prior records for artworks sold at auction or privately. The painting, called “Salvator Mundi,” Italian for “Savior of the World,” is 1 of fewer than […]

The Trump Effect: Americans Positive About US Economy

The Trump Effect: Americans Positive About US Economy

The Trump Effect: Americans Positive About US Economy $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US companies added the most workers in 7 months in October as hiring rebounded from a drop in September coming from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. The ADP National Employment Report said private employers hired […]

China to Guide Investment Capital to High Growth Areas

China to Guide Investment Capital to High Growth Areas

China to Guide Investment Capital to High Growth Areas China will introduce measures aimed at guiding private investment into areas that have a higher growth potential, a senior official with NDRC (the state planning agency) said Saturday. China also would take steps to lower the investment threshold for private investors, said Zhang Yong, the vice-head […]

Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) Spikes 9.83% on Icahn Settlement

Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) Spikes 9.83% on Icahn Settlement

Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) Spikes 9.83% on Icahn Settlement $HLF Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE::HLF) said it concluded talks that would have taken the company private and simultaneously reached an agreement with billionaire investor Carl Icahn. Mr. Icahn built up his stake to become the nutritional-supplement company’s biggest shareholder in recent years, agreed to boost holdings past 50% only […]

Business Growth in UAE’s Private Sector Taps 25-month Highs

Business Growth in UAE’s Private Sector Taps 25-month Highs

Business Growth in UAE’s Private Sector Taps 25-month Highs $OIL Business activity was led by new projects, a further general improvement in economic conditions and market demand The UAE’s non-Oil private sector registered strong growth in March, in line with the trend so far this year, according to Emirates NBD’s monthly survey. Growth in the […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 2013 F1 Racer (F138) Will the Last to be Sold

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 2013 F1 Racer (F138) Will the Last to be Sold

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 2013 F1 Racer (F138) Will the Last to be Sold $RACE The complex hybrid engines of the latest Ferrari’s Formula 1 racing cars mean selling them to private buyers is not practical, as the maintenance and repairs are to costly for private ownership unless totally decommissioned  Ferrari announced that it will not sell […]

UK Pinewood Studios Sold to Real Estate Investment Fund

UK Pinewood Studios Sold to Real Estate Investment Fund

UK Pinewood Studios Sold to Real Estate Investment Fund The iconic UK studio home of the James Bond franchise and ‘Star Wars’ is Europe’s largest provider of studio space. The sale of Pinewood Group to a real estate investment fund in a deal worth $412-M has closed/. Pinewood Studios was sold to Picture Holdco Ltd., an […]

UC Berkeley #1, According to the 2016 “America’s Best Colleges”

UC Berkeley #1, According to the 2016 “America’s Best Colleges”

UC Berkeley #1, According to the 2016 “America’s Best Colleges” The University of California, Berkeley, has led five other UC campuses among the Top 10 public universities in annual rankings of US schools of higher learning. While UC Berkeley has kept its ranking as the #1, according to the Y 2016 “America’s Best Colleges” list […]

China Considering Boosting Private Investment

China Considering Boosting Private Investment

China Considering Boosting Private Investment China’s top economic planning body has suggested more policy tools to reverse the slowing of private investment and bolster economic growth. The government should further encourage private investment with more preferential policies and remove barriers preventing private companies from entering electricity, telecommunications and other sectors that were once dominated by […]

The Johnny Walker House Opens in Singapore

The Johnny Walker House Opens in Singapore

The Johnny Walker House Opens in Singapore $DEO The Johnnie Walker House has opened in Singapore, it is the 1st of its kind in Southeast Asia. With a collection of the rarest blends and collectible Scotch whiskies, courtesy of Diageo (NYSE:DEO), this all-exclusive private suite provides a ultra-fine experience in a terrific environment. Not everyone […]