• 10 things you need to know in markets today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Thursday.
    1. Chinese state media on Thursday accused the United States of a "mobster mentality" in its move to implement additional tariffs on Chinese goods, and warned that Beijing had all the necessary means to fight back. The comments mark a ratcheting up in tensions between the world's two largest economies over a trade dispute, which is already impacting industries ranging from steel to cars and causing unease over which products could be targeted next.
    2. Asian shares were subdued on Thursday after a new round of tit-for-tat...
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday.
    1. The SEC is reviewing whether Tesla CEO Elon Musk's comments on Twitter about securing financial backing to take the company private were truthful, according to the Wall Street Journal. Under US law, company executives cannot give misleading statements to shareholders.
    2. Elon Musk and Tesla talked to Japanese conglomerate SoftBank about an investment in Tesla and taking the company private, according to Bloomberg. The talks fell apart due to reported disagreements about company control.
    3. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey made a...
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