• No IPOs, Small Business Loans, or New Craft Beer: How the Government Shutdown Is Hurting Business

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The partial government shutdown is having an obvious impact on federal employees-everyone needs to get paid-but it's also having an increasing impact on businesses, with warning signs coming from a variety of sectors.
    Bankers and lawyers are reporting that some planned IPOs are being pushed back because of the partial closure of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Wanted to list shares for the first time this month? Tough luck, biotech firms such as Gossamer and Alector. It looks like this will be a rare January without any major U.S. flotations.
    Over to property. The National...
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  • Partial government shutdown is hurting some borrowers seeking a mortgage

    5 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    The longer the federal brouhaha continues, the more widespread the pain will be.
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