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Betterment sees record growth, as GameStop frenzy ‘shines a light’ on investing

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Betterment launched a new savings option in 2019. Source: Betterment Trading apps aren’t the only ones benefiting from the rise of meme stocks. Betterment, a digital investment advisor, said it saw record growth in the first quarter of 2021. Despite......

WNBA Agent Allison Galer on League Growth and Offseason Pace

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Liz Cambage and Allison Galer Disrupt the Game Allison Galer admits she is an over-preparer. But as the founder of Disrupt the Game sports agency, it’s a quality that has served her well. In 2012, 10 months after finishing her undergraduate studies at Brown, she launched her business, rostering just......

U.S. digital ads spur Publicis’ return to growth

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(Reuters) – Publicis, the world’s third-largest advertising group, on Thursday beat market expectations as it returned to organic growth for the first time since before the pandemic, fuelled by high demand for digital advertising in the United States. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Publicis group is seen at the high......

Grab’s not yet profitable, but investors may give it ‘leeway’ to invest in new growth areas, analysts say

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here SINGAPORE — Investors will be keeping a close eye on when Grab will turn profitable after its record-breaking SPAC listing, according to Tom White, senior research analyst at D.A. Davidson. “There’s obviously a growing scrutiny from investors about a path......

PSG Shows Its Growth in Ousting Bayern Munich

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Jonathan Wilson The European champion is out, and just as significantly perhaps, Paris Saint-Germain stared into the abyss, faced its fears and, finally, prevailed.  It was tense, it was tight, it was nervy, but a 1-0 defeat for PSG was......

OPEC raises 2021 oil demand growth forecast on hope pandemic wanes

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LONDON (Reuters) -OPEC on Tuesday raised its forecast for growth in world oil demand this year on expectations the pandemic will subside, providing help for the group and its allies in their efforts to support the market. FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed oil pump jack is seen in front of displayed......

PC shipments notch fastest quarterly growth in 20 years – Gartner

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(Reuters) – Global shipments of personal computers rose at their fastest pace in two decades in the first quarter as people bought computers to help them work and study remotely during the COVID-19 crisis, according to research firm Gartner Inc. PC shipments, which include both laptops and desktop computers, grew......

Exports shielded China’s economy in 2020, but they won’t drive as much growth this year

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Containers and trucks at the port of Qingdao, China on February 14, 2019. Reuters BEIJING — China’s economy was buoyed by strong exports last year, but that boost is waning. The country’s customs agency said Tuesday that in dollar terms,......

The PC market just had its best Q1 since 2015 and fastest growth in 20 years

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Customers looking at laptop computers at a Best Buy in Los Angeles. Getty Images A lot of people and businesses are still buying PCs, extending a boom that started last year during the Covid-19 pandemic as people needed computers to......

IMF hikes growth forecast for the Middle East, says recovery will be ‘divergent’

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Shoppers wearing protective masks walk near the Dubai Mall and the Burj Khalifa skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021. Christopher Pike | Bloomberg | Getty Images The International Monetary Fund has revised its growth forecast......

Italy’s economy seen growing 4.1% this year, business lobby says

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ROME (Reuters) – Italy’s virus-hit economy is expected to grow 4.1% this year and 4.2% in 2022 in an “uncertain ascent from the abyss”, the country’s business lobby Confindustria said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: People walk past closed bars and restaurants as Rome becomes a ‘red zone’, going into lockdown,......

Shifting demographics poise functional products for growth

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CERRITOS, CALIF. — Functional food ingredients that support better sleep, reduced stress and improved focus are in demand and driving product innovation, according to a new report from T. Hasegawa. The flavors producer cited research from Lightspeed/Mintel that found nearly 70% of consumers currently use products that feature a functional......

Spain cuts 2021 growth forecast to 6.5% after first-quarter contraction

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By Belén Carreño, Nathan Allen MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s government slashed its forecast for this year’s economic recovery on Friday to reflect a COVID-induced contraction in the first quarter and expected delays to the arrival of EU rescue funds. FILE PHOTO: Spanish Economy Minister Nadia Calvino is welcomed by German......

Sports streaming service DAZN weighs IPO to drive fresh growth

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By Elvira Pollina, Douglas Busvine MILAN (Reuters) – DAZN, the online sports broadcaster which this year snatched the rights to screen Italy’s top-flight soccer league from Sky, is considering the possibility of going public as it chases further growth, its joint chief executive said. FILE PHOTO: Internet streaming service DAZN’s......

IMF raises its growth forecast for UK economy after 2020 crash

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LONDON (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund raised its forecast for British economic growth, which is set to outpace the euro zone this year after its slump in 2020 but is unlikely to regain its pre-pandemic size until some time in 2022. FILE PHOTO: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) logo......

‘Beat the S&P handily’ by owning equal portions of cyclicals and growth, top strategist Art Hogan says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Investors may want to avoid playing favorites. Art Hogan of National Securities said Monday that owning equal amounts of growth and cyclical stocks will produce major advantages as stocks break out. “Nothing is going to be binary this year,” the......

Analysis: Democrats have a chance to invest in economic growth for all after years of frustration

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here That’s why President Joe Biden’s “Build Back Better” economic plan has so energized the White House, his party and outside allies. The new President and congressional Democratic majorities have a chance, finally, to make it happen. The scale of......

France cuts economic growth forecast to 5% amid lockdown

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PARIS (Reuters) – The French economy will expand by 5% in 2021, Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire said in a newspaper interview, as a third lockdown to tackle the coronavirus pandemic has prompted a downward revision in the previous government forecast for 6% growth. FILE PHOTO: People, wearing protective face......

Robust U.S. employment growth expected in March, jobs deficit remains large

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. employers likely stepped up hiring in March amid increased vaccinations and more pandemic relief money from the government, which would cement expectations for a boom that could push this year’s economic growth to the strongest since 1984. FILE PHOTO: Construction workers wait in line to do......

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