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Cities Bids are in for Amazon's Second Headquarters

Inc. did not specify which cities or metro areas applied, but numerous location have made their interest public. Proposals came from 54 states, provinces, and districts. Along with its written proposal, Boston included two promotional videos highlighting why Amazon should say yes to the city. Missouri officials proposed an innovation corridor between Kansas City and St.


Halliburton Company (HAL) Stock Dips Despite Q3 Earnings Beat

Halliburton Company (HAL) Stock Dips Despite Q3 Earnings Beat

Loring Wolcott And Coolidge Fiduciary Advsr Ltd Liability Partnership Ma has invested 0% in Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL ). The group saw its revenues jump to $5.4 billion in the quarter compared to $3.8 billion year-on-year. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US and worldwide copyright & trademark law.



HSBC trader Mark Johnson convicted on fraud charges for front-running

In 2011, HSBC won the bidding to handle the conversion of $3.5 billion worth of dollars into British pounds on behalf of Cairn Energy PLC, an Edinburgh, Scotland-based oil and gas company, according to evidence presented at trial. Mark Johnson, was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation a year ago at New York's JFK airport as he tried to board a flight to London. The court papers show that Johnson and Scott had discussed how far they could "ramp" the price of sterling against the ...


Hasbro says Toys 'R' Us collapse will hit holiday sales

Hasbro says Toys 'R' Us collapse will hit holiday sales

Hasbro executives projected fourth-quarter sales growth of between four and seven percent because of the uncertainty surrounding the shopping chain. Hasbro, Inc . The bankruptcy raised fears that the toymakers would be unable to sell inventories during the key holiday season. "However, our multi-platform content strategy, combined with an industry leading investment in innovation and an omni-channel commercial approach, is driving strong consumer takeaway heading into the holiday season as ...



Kaspersky Opens Source Code For Independent Probing To Combat Spying Allegations

The Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab wants to win back public trust that has been eroding amid fears that its popular software spies on USA interests for the Kremlin. Analysis of source code to rule out possible backdoors is all well and good but what really counts is how anti-malware software is configured to select what types of file are uploaded to the cloud for further scrutiny.