Economia


'Fearless Girl' statue to remain on Wall Street
- Abril 07, 2017

Despite the sculptor's remarks, State Street Global Investors says the installment of the "Fearless Girl" statue - which is temporary - is simply a way to honor women around the world and celebrate the leadership they bring to the table. Despite having only three women on their 11-member board, State Street's larger goal of the campaign was to pressure the almost 3,500 companies it invests in to increase the number of women on their boards. (los mas...)
South African political upheaval weighs on market South African political upheaval weighs on market
- Abril 07, 2017

It further said "The negative outlook reflects our view that political risks will remain elevated this year, and that policy shifts are likely, which could undermine fiscal and economic growth outcomes more than we now project". Foreigners have bought around US$1.2bn worth of South African bonds since the 15 March Fed decision and Krpata says they will now be underwater on both FX and the bond trade. (los mas...)
Australia says has information on possible Gallipoli terror attack Australia says has information on possible Gallipoli terror attack
- Abril 07, 2017

The nature of the threats against Anzac Day commemorations have not been revealed by Mr McCully, while Australia's Veterans Affairs Minister Dan Tehan has also refused to comment. Mike Phelan, deputy commissioner of the Australian Federal Police, declined to release details of what prompted the warning, saying there was no specific plot linked to the alert. (los mas...)
A slice for the stranded: Delta buys pizza for passengers
- Abril 07, 2017

This is not the first time Delta has thrown food at a problem: previous year, following a massive power outage that led to 2,300 canceled flights, the airline brought passengers doughnuts and pizza and offered free liquor, ABC News reported. (los mas...)
Dozens of advertisers have left Bill O'Reilly
- Abril 07, 2017

But major advertisers of "The O'Reilly Factor " are steering clear of the program in light of the report that first appeared in The New York Times and led the National Organization for Women and other advocacy groups to call for Fox News to fire O'Reilly. (los mas...)
US trade deficit drops sharply to $43.6 billion in February US trade deficit drops sharply to $43.6 billion in February
- Abril 06, 2017

Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the trade gap falling to $44.8 billion in February. The Trump administration is eyeing trade as a vehicle to lift annual economic growth to 4% and boost the manufacturing sector. Excluding energy products, exports were down 2.4 per cent. There was an 8.0 percent jump in exports to the European Union, with goods shipped to Germany surging 8.6 percent. (los mas...)
Theresa May suggests free movement could continue during Brexit implementation
- Abril 06, 2017

The government has insisted that Brexit will give the United Kingdom greater power over border control. "Once we've got the deal, once we've agreed what the new relationship will be for the future, it will be necessary for there to be a period of time when businesses and governments are adjusting systems and so forth, depending on the nature of the deal - but a period of time when that deal will be implemented". (los mas...)
Oil Wobbles as Looming US Stockpile Gain Keeps Market Nervous Oil Wobbles as Looming US Stockpile Gain Keeps Market Nervous
- Abril 05, 2017

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 18 cents, or 0.4 per cent, at $47.88 a barrel. Crude oil inventories jumped to a new record last week, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), causing prices on the futures market to decline. (los mas...)
Einhorn's Greenlight Capital urges GM to create two share classes Einhorn's Greenlight Capital urges GM to create two share classes
- Abril 05, 2017

Einhorn said that the move would add value to General Motors , while also lower its cost of capital. "It would provide the company complete strategic flexibility without adding any default, refinancing, or balance sheet risk". The risks include the loss of General Motors' investment grade credit rating; unknown and uncertain market demand and liquidity for the proposed securities, resulting in depressed pricing and selling pressure; unproven and entirely speculative valuation impact; and ... (los mas...)
AOL plus Yahoo to equal new Oath AOL plus Yahoo to equal new Oath
- Abril 05, 2017

Reports have suggested Mayer could stand to walk away from Yahoo with a payout of $122m following Verizon's $4.8bn purchase of the ailing company, however the company has not responded to rumours. Think of Oath like Vox Media (the name of the media company that owns Vox.com, Curbed, Racked, and SB Nation) or Gizmodo Media (the company, formerly Gawker Media, that owns Gizmodo, Deadspin, and Jezebel). (los mas...)
Mashrafe Mortaza announces retirement from T20 Mashrafe Mortaza announces retirement from T20
- Abril 05, 2017

Mosaddek Hossain top-scored for the tourists with an unbeaten 34. He brought up his fifty off just 31 deliveries and Sri Lanka never looked in any sort of trouble through out their chase. Bangladesh need a pat on their back for their performances against Sri Lanka in the Test and ODI series, which ended in a draw on both occasions. (los mas...)
'Pink Star' Diamond Could Fetch More Than $60 Million at Auction 'Pink Star' Diamond Could Fetch More Than $60 Million at Auction
- Abril 05, 2017

The auction house estimates the stunning gem could sell for up to $60 million. Announcing the forthcoming sale of The Pink Star , David Bennett, Worldwide chairman of Sotheby's Jewellery Division, said: "At a time of unprecedented demand for the finest in coloured diamonds, I am delighted to be bringing this magnificent stone back to the market". (los mas...)
Saudis announce new tax rate for Aramco amid plans for IPO Saudis announce new tax rate for Aramco amid plans for IPO
- Abril 05, 2017

A number much smaller than that could jeopardize the offer and damage his own political position.Erlingsen calculated Aramco's value based on discounted free cash flow for each oil field. Previously, Aramco had paid 85 percent tax, plus a 20 percent royalty levied at a different stage; the decree did not mention the royalty. Talks are ongoing between the companies known as Sinopec and Saudi Aramco , Wang Yupu, chairman of the Chinese refiner, said on Monday. (los mas...)
Indian equities close higher on derivatives expiry day Indian equities close higher on derivatives expiry day
- Abril 05, 2017

All the sectoral indices led by consumer durables, infrastructure, capital goods, PSU and realty were trading in the green, rising by up to 0.89 per cent. The BSE market breadth was bullish - with 1,729 advances and 999 declines. Provisional data with exchanges showed that DIIs bought scrip worth Rs 1,283.03 crore, while foreign institutional investors (FIIs) purchased stocks worth Rs 460.98 crore. (los mas...)
Tesla, Inc. Posts Record Vehicle Deliveries -- What Investors Should Know
- Abril 04, 2017

Ford stock on the other hand was trading down and its market cap dipped to $44.89 Billion. The fact that first-quarter deliveries beat estimates, combined with higher potential deliveries in the first half of 2017 vindicates some of the decisions Musk has made. (los mas...)
Muere Sergio González Rodríguez, escritor y periodista mexicano Muere Sergio González Rodríguez, escritor y periodista mexicano
- Abril 04, 2017

La Coordinación Nacional de Literatura del INBA difundió declaraciones del escritor Jorge Volpi , para quien González "fue uno de los cronistas fundamentales de nuestra época y, sobre todo, de algunos de sus lados más oscuros, en su faceta de novelista y particularmente de cronista". (los mas...)
Remesas disminuyen tras la llegada de Trump a la presidencia de EU
- Abril 04, 2017

En el primer bimestre del año, la captación de remesas fue de 4,107 millones de dólares , un avance de 2.3%, a tasa anual. Ciudad de México . Las remesas enviadas por mexicanos, en su mayoría desde Estados Unidos , retrocedieron 1.4% en febrero frente al mismo mes del año pasado, su primera caída en once meses, según datos del Banco de México (BdeM). (los mas...)
Inflación se elevará a 5.56% en 2017: Encuesta Banxico
- Abril 04, 2017

Durante el anuncio de la política monetaria en el que elevaron 25 puntos base la tasa de interés, de 6.25 por ciento a 6.50 por ciento, el Banco Central indicó que la inflación general anual crecerá por encima de la expectativa: "se va a ubicar, durante 2017, por encima de la cuota superior del intervalo de variación del Banco de México". (los mas...)
Google Maps update lets users share their real-time location Google Maps update lets users share their real-time location
- Abril 03, 2017

Now you can select how long you would be able to share the location, then tap the person you want to share the location and they will be able to follow you (it varies between 15 minutes and 3 days). The app is already present on most of the smartphones in the world. You can stop sharing at any time, too. From there you can choose who you want to share your whereabouts with and how long you want to do so for. (los mas...)
Ecuatorianos a la espera de resultados de elecciones presidenciales
- Abril 03, 2017

A través de distintos canales de televisión , la encuestadora que dirige Polibio Córdova indicó que Lasso habría obtenido el 53,02% de votos, mientras que Moreno alcanzó el 46,98 del electorado. "Los datos están claros, son los datos que tenemos nosotros (de Perfiles de Opinión ), completamente confiables". Lasso , tras cumplir con su deber ciudadano en Guayaquil, afirmó que votó "por el cambio, porque Ecuador recupere su libertad ". (los mas...)