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Living on Earth: Indian climate activist jailed

Broadcast date: week of February 19, 2021 flux/ download this segment as an MP3 file Disha Ravi is the recently jailed 22-year-old climate activist who founded the Indian branch of the Fridays for Future network. (Photo: Disha Ravi’s Facebook) Amid ongoing massive farmer protests, the Indian government is cracking down …

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Barclays’ main shareholder criticizes activist Bramson: “Deutsche Bank is not a model”

Star fund manager Richard Buxton scoffed at activist investor Edward Bramson’s demand that Barclays emulate Deutsche Bank in overhauling its sales and trading business. “Deutsche is by no means a role model for Barclays,” said Buxton, longtime Barclays shareholder. Financial news. Bramson, whose stake in Barclays was raised by Sherborne …

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Thinking of buying a second property? Here’s how to finance it

Many Canadians use their home equity to buy a second home. Natalia Duryagina / iStockPhoto / Getty Images Work and lifestyle changes brought on by the pandemic are prompting many Canadian homeowners to consider buying a second property – whether it’s a cottage, a pied-à-terre or helping out adult children …

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EU banking appetite for Brexit Britain could weaken, watchdog says

LONDON, Dec.11 (Reuters) – European Union banks could lose their appetite for exposures to Britain, the EU banking watchdog said on Friday, as the prospect of a Brexit without a deal that could disrupt financial markets was increasing. Britain ceases to have full access to the EU after December 31 …

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Five new Select 50 funds

Important information: The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up, so you can get back less than what you invested. Every six months, Fidelity analysts review the Select 50 preferred investment choices and add funds that they think deserve a place on …

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On this History Day – November 16 – Almanac

Today is Monday, November 16, the 321st day of 2020 with 45 to follow. The moon is growing. The morning stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Neptune, Saturn and Uranus. People born on this date are under the sign of Scorpio. They …

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HDFC Ltd posts third quarter net profit of Rs 5,177 cr

Mortgage lender HDFC Ltd on Tuesday reported a consolidated after-tax profit of Rs 5,177 crore in the third quarter of this fiscal year, compared to Rs 3,835 crore in the previous year period. On a stand-alone basis, net profit for the December quarter stood at Rs 2,926 crore compared to …

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ARRC and ISDA Cement Drop from USD LIBOR | Lowndes

On Friday, the end date of the long-awaited USD LIBOR abandonment was finally set, and this morning the Alternative Benchmark Rates Committee (ARRC) confirmed that a ‘benchmark transition event’ had occurred. according to the fallback language of the ARRC in this “all USD LIBOR parameters”. The new Benchmark will now …

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California joins 6 other states in suing Trump administration for abusive lending rule

By Bob Van Voris | Bloomberg A New York-led group of states have sued to block a Trump administration rule that they say would allow predatory lenders to avoid state consumer protection laws and charge premium rates. excessive interest. Seven states and the District of Columbia have sued the Office …

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