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Medici Land Governance Signs MOU with Lusaka City, Zambia to Develop and Deploy a Land Governance Platform and Support Property Title Issuance   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: YAHOO! - SALT LAKE CITY, May 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Overstock.com, Inc. (OSTK) announced that Medici Land Governance (MLG), its blockchain subsidiary focused on land administration, has signed a ...
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Oasis Management’s Fischer on New Japan Fund, Corporate Governance, Chaebols   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - May.22 -- Seth Fischer, chief investment officer at Oasis Management, discusses the fund that he’s starting in Japan, which companies he is focusing on, Chaebol reform in South Korea. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets:...
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Euro Stoxx 50 May Fall After Nikkei 225 Sinks on Trade War Fears   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Stoxx Limited
Source: MENAFN - US-China trade war fears fuel risk aversion in Thursday Asia trade TheNikkei 225suffers with telecommunication shares as Yen gainsEuroStoxx 50 is at risk amidst European elections, eyeing support ...
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Topshop Tycoon Philip Green Learns One Valuable Lesson   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Washington Post - After weeks of phony war between the British retail tycoon Philip Green and his landlords, the Topshop owner has finally announced plans for a company voluntary arrangement, a mechanism that’s being used more and more by...
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UBS Questions Boston Beer's Dogfish Head Purchase, Increasing Exposure To Difficult Craft Beer Category   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - The craft beer market is getting crowded with new brews showing up and taking share away from established craft brewers. So, the recent decision by Boston Beer Company Inc (NYSE: SAM) to get even ...
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Top Auction Firm: McCurdy Auction rides high with its number of auctions   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Business Journals - When Lonny and Annette McCurdy went full-time in the auction business in 1982, people rarely auctioned real estate and typically auction wasn’t their first choice. “Through a lot of persistence by the McCurdy team,...
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A hybrid Social Security plan that could help more people save enough for retirement   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: MarketWatch - Imagine if Social Security were a hybrid system, with one part funded through payroll taxes and another operating similarly to a 401(k) plan. Along with the monthly benefit check that Americans already receive in retirement,...
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Stocks Slump, Dollar Rises as Trade Worries Deepen: Markets Wrap   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Stoxx Limited
Source: YAHOO! - The Stoxx Europe 600 Index was dragged lower by automakers after an EU official said the U.S. was unlikely to start trade talks with the bloc soon while it’s preoccupied with China. Casino shares fell to an eight-month low...
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Fetzer Vineyards Joins Over 75 Businesses to Advocate for Nationwide Price on Carbon in Washington, D.C.   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy
Source: YAHOO! - Fetzer Vineyards actively supports clean energy and climate-smart policies at the state and federal levels and is a member of the Ceres Business for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy (BICEP ...
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Danish clean energy fund draws US$700m from Nordic investors eyeing Asia and LATAM   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Kommunal Landspensjonskasse (KLP)
Source: PV Tech - The Copenhagen Infrastructure New Markets Fund I K/S (CI NMF I) reached a US$700 million first close on 9 May with commitments from cornerstone investors PensionDanmark (PD), Arbejdsmarkedets Tillægspension (ATP), Kommunal...
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