• BlackRock intensifies its search for Atlanta office space

    6 days ago - By Biz Journals

    BlackRock Inc. has issued a request for proposals to Atlanta office landlords, as the company begins seeking office space for its new U.S. hub.
    The RFP comes almost two weeks after the global asset management giant announced it chose Atlanta for its newest innovation center, which it expects to grow to 1,000 employees over the next several years.
    Responses to the RFP, which went to multiple landlords, are due this month, sources familiar with the process said. BlackRock is seeking short-term...
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  • How the U.S. and Canada Plan to Sell Investors on the ‘New NAFTA' Deal

    How the U.S. and Canada Plan to Sell Investors on the ‘New NAFTA' Deal

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, acknowledges that the relationship between the two countries is strained-but she insists the North American neighbors are committed to cross-border trade.
    Craft will embark on a "listening tour" with David MacNaughton, the Canadian ambassador to the U.S., starting in December, to address investor concerns in the wake of the ‘new NAFTA' agreement, officially called United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement or USMCA .
    The diplomats' joint appearances will seek to reinforce the nations' commitment to the new USMCA deal-and to each other, Craft said...
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