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On the front lines: Trade war sinks North Dakota soybean farmers   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Nasdaq - COLFAX, North Dakota, Aug 22 (Reuters) - North Dakota bet bigger on Chinese soybean demand than any other U.S. state. The industry here - on the far northwestern edge of the U.S. farm belt, close to Pacific ports - spent millions...
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Sustainable Funds Are Having a Good Year: Morningstar   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
Source: Think Advisor - Flows into sustainable funds during the first six months of this year ... Just seven were launched in the first half of the year, including two ETFs based on the MSCI USA ESG Leaders Index — one from SWS and the other...
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Europe stocks edge lower as Fed looks hesitant   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Stoxx Limited
Source: Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Down 2.6% for August heading into the day, the Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.39% fell 0.29% to 374.70. The German DAX DAX, -0.30% declined 0.18% to 11781.75, the French CAC 40 PX1, -0.50% declined 0.35% to 5416.34 and the U.K. FTSE...
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The cloud journey in financial services: managing governance and change   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Bloomberg - Financial services firms moving to cloud are realizing the benefits of added computing power. They also need to be prepared for the disruption the cloud brings to the traditional IT organizational structure. Shifting to cloud...
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Azizi Developments appoints CFO to drive financial strategy and reinforce governance   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Zawya - He has over 25 years of international and UAE experience in senior executive roles at market-leading and publicly listed real estate corporations Azizi Developments, one of the leading private real estate developers in the UAE,...
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Stocks Dip as Traders Mull Fed; Treasuries Advance: Markets Wrap   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Stoxx Limited
Source: YAHOO! - Treasuries rose and gold edged lower. Declines in tech shares drove the Stoxx Europe 600 Index lower, while contracts on the three main U.S. equity gauges were little changed. Trading activity in ...
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Israel eases rules on cyber weapons exports despite criticism   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Reuters - TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons, despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some governments to spy on political foes and crush dissent....
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L Brands Posts an Earnings Beat but Issues Weak Third-Quarter Guidance   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: TheStreet.com - L Brands (LB - Get Report) , the parent company of Victoria's Secret, posted second-quarter earnings that beat estimates, revenue that came up short, and issued a weak outlook for the third quarter. Adjusted earnings in the...
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CIBC Announces Senior Executive Retirements and Appointments   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - TORONTO , Aug. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (CM) President and CEO Victor Dodig today announced the planned retirements of two senior leaders as well as appointments to the bank's executive ...
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Speedway raises $2.8M for charity in two-day event   
(Thursday - August 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Business Journals - Speedway LLC, the largest company in the Dayton region, sure knows how to give back. The 28th annual Speedway Miracle Tournament raised more than $2.8 million in donations to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Speedway,...
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