Plans to demolish M&S Oxford Street store puts historic character of London at risk

Plans to demolish M&S Oxford Street store puts historic character of London at risk

T his week the public inquiry into the proposed redevelopment of the Marks & Spencer store on Oxford Street kicked off, and the controversy over the plans is a sign of things to come. London, like all great cities, must continuously evolve but the rush to demolish and rebuild puts its historic character at risk … Read more

Elon Musk’s Twitter Takeover Close at Hand as Banks Begin to Turn Over $13 Billion of Cash

Elon Musk’s Twitter Takeover Close at Hand as Banks Begin to Turn Over $13 Billion of Cash

Banks have started to send $13 billion in cash backing Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter Inc., TWTR 1.08% according to people familiar with the matter, the latest sign the $44 billion deal for the social-media company is on track to close by the end of the week after months of twists and turns. Newsletter Sign-up … Read more

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2: Amsterdam Gameplay Vs. Real Life – IGN

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2: Amsterdam Gameplay Vs.  Real Life – IGN

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2: Amsterdam Gameplay Vs. Real LifeIGN Modern Warfare 2’s Amsterdam looks incredible…at first glancemy box Hands On: The Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 campaign flexes the series’ AAA musclePure Xbox Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Single-Player ReviewIGN Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare II is a precision-crafted boredom machinemy … Read more

Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover debt to be held by banks amid turbulent markets

Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover debt to be held by banks amid turbulent markets

Banks committed to helping finance Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter Inc. plan to hold all $13 billion in debt to back the deal rather than sell it, according to people familiar with the matter, in another blow for a market that acts as a crucial source of business financing. Banks would likely face losses of … Read more

Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover debt to be held by banks amid turbulent markets

Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover debt to be held by banks amid turbulent markets

Banks committed to helping finance Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter Inc. plan to hold all $13 billion in debt to back the deal rather than sell it, according to people familiar with the matter, in another blow for a market that acts as a crucial source of business financing. Banks would likely face losses of … Read more

Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover debt to be held by banks amid turbulent markets

Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover debt to be held by banks amid turbulent markets

Banks committed to helping finance Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter Inc. plan to hold all $13 billion in debt to back the deal rather than syndicate it out, according to people familiar with the matter, in yet a blow to a market that acts as a crucial source of corporate financing. Twitter could have the … Read more

How Local Crew The Sacred G’s Bring Light and Dance to Tempe

How Local Crew The Sacred G’s Bring Light and Dance to Tempe

The Tempe Jam outdoor event on Friday, October 21 is primarily a concert with performances by local favorites Banana Gun, Paper Foxes and The Stakes But you might want to stay in your seat between sets, because that’s when The Sacred G’s take the stage. The Sacred G’s are a local dance troupe that lights … Read more

Day traders go back to their day jobs as the stock market swoons

Day traders go back to their day jobs as the stock market swoons

The pandemic day trading boom has burst. A dizzying stock market and high inflation have dampened individual investors’ enthusiasm for buying and selling stocks. That was shown in earnings reports and financial information from some of the biggest retail brokerages in recent weeks. The average daily number of retail trades handled by Charles Schwab corp. … Read more

Funding concerns affect some banks more than others

Funding concerns affect some banks more than others

Investors are worried about deposits – much more so for some banks than for others. On the one hand, there are the money center banks such as Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo. Net interest income for these banks continues to rise, not only thanks to loan growth, but also thanks to a … Read more

Morgan Stanley Profit Falls for Third Consecutive Quarter

Morgan Stanley Profit Falls for Third Consecutive Quarter

A dealmaking drought dinged Morgan Stanley’s MS 3.55% third-quarter results, sending profit down 29% from a year ago. The bank said Friday it posted a profit of $2.63 billion, or $1.47 a share. Analysts had expected $1.52 a share, according to estimates compiled by FactSet. Revenue fell 12% to about $13 billion in the quarter, … Read more