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Architecting a New World: Investment Crowdfunding and Digital Assets

Exponential Ventures | James Wallace | June 4, 2019 If a tree falls in the forest does anyone care? In a recent 20 year long study at Princeton University, it was determined that the opinions of 90% of US voters have essentially zero impact on government. For the bottom 90% of income earners, the study

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Uber's IPO underwriters recommend buying, estimate deep losses

The underwriters of Uber Technologies' initial public offering on Tuesday overwhelmingly recommended the company's shares, even as they estimated deeper losses than previously expected for the ride-hailing service this year.



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Trump concerned that Brexit is taking a long time, Farage says after meeting

Donald Trump believes in Brexit but is concerned about how long it is taking, Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said after meeting the U.S. president on Tuesday during his three-day trip to Britain.



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Stocks jump amid rate-cut hopes, tech shares' bounce; bond yields rise

Global stock indexes rallied on Tuesday as U.S. tech shares bounced back from the previous day's selloff and investors weighed the possibility of a U.S. interest rate cut, while yields on U.S. Treasuries rose.



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QuadrigaCX Aftermath: The Bigger Picture

Magdalena Gronowska | June 4, 2019 This year’s biggest Canadian cryptocurrency story is the downfall of one of its largest and longest-lived crypto exchanges – QuadrigaCX – where an estimated $250million in funds is owed to 115,000 users. Inadequate succession and business continuity planning lie at the heart of Quadrigas unraveling. The unexpected death its

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Brexit Party's Farage says he had a good meeting with Trump

Nigel Farage, leader of the UK's Brexit party, said he had had a good meeting with visiting U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday.



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U.S. manufacturing mired in soft patch as orders, shipments fall

New orders for U.S.-made goods fell in April and shipments dropped by the most in two years, indicating continuing weakness in manufacturing activity that could hurt the broader economy.



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Small businesses are balking at the latest round of proposed tariffs

In recent months, business groups have begun to express concern about ongoing trade tensions and the impact frayed relationships may have on the companies' bottom lines.

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6 Ways to Raise Money and Fund a Startup

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Sephora to shut U.S. stores for diversity training after racial incident

LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer.



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Sephora to shut U.S. stores for day of diversity training after racial incident

LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees, a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammy-nominated singer.



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Collapsed Jet Airways' ex-partners, rivals scramble to fill India capacity void

Former partners and rivals of Jet Airways Ltd are launching replacement routes and looking for new codeshare partners as they scramble to fill a lucrative gap left by the collapse of the India's once-largest international airline.



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U.S.-based engineers' body lifts curbs on Huawei employees

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) on Monday said employees of Huawei Technologies and its subsidiaries would be allowed to participate in a peer review process for its research papers, lifting previous curbs.



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Exclusive: U.S. set to grant tentative approval to American, Qantas venture - sources

The U.S. Transportation Department is expected to provide tentative approval to a bid by American Airlines Group Inc and Qantas Airways Ltd to operate a joint venture, two people briefed on the matter said on Sunday.



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Oil prices slide as trade wars roil financial markets

Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday, extending losses of over 3% from Friday, when crude markets racked up their biggest monthly losses in six months amid stalling demand and as trade wars fanned fears of a global economic slowdown.



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