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Meat Companies May Face $11 Billion Carbon Tax Bill In EBITDA

$20 trillion network highlights investment risk if greenhouse gas taxes extended to animal agriculture; and factors tax into first-of-its-kind financ.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 30th, 2020

As Justice Department prepares antitrust case, Facebook and Google face a billion-dollar question: What’s your data worth?

U.S. Senator Mark Warner is drafting a bill that would make companies like Facebook and Google inform users on the value of their data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 6th, 2019

Warren Buffett will "let everybody know" once he invests the bulk of Berkshire Hathaway"s $128 billion cash pile, Bill Ackman says

Mario Anzuoni/Reuters Warren Buffett stepped in to reassure investors and bail out struggling companies during the 2008 finan.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2020

Why America"s $800 billion trucking industry was left out of the $2 trillion stimulus bill

Carlos Barria/Reuters America's largest trucking companies were not included in the $2 trillion stimulus bill signed into law by President Donald Trump last month. There's a simple explanation: The biggest players didn't want one, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 14th, 2020

U.S. lawmakers introduce bill to fund oil purchase for emergency reserve

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced a bill on Tuesday providing $3 billion to buy oil for the national emergency reserve as a way to help energy companies hit by the plunge in crude prices......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 7th, 2020

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: David Einhorn, Steve Cohen, Bill Ackman, Glenview Capital Partners, Melvin Capital Management, Bridgewater Associates, Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW), Hexcel Corporation (HXL), and More

Multi-Billion-Dollar Hedge Fund Glenview Lost 7.1% in February: HSBC (Reuters) LONDON (Reuters) – American hedge fund firm Glenview Capit.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyMar 10th, 2020

U.S. Taxpayers Face $200 Billion Bill From Student Loan Forgiveness Plans

U.S. Taxpayers Face $200 Billion Bill From Student Loan Forgiveness Plans The student loan bubble continues to inflate.Â.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 21st, 2020

Alstom to buy Bombardier rail unit for up to $6.7 billion

France's Alstom said on Monday it had agreed to buy the train division of Canada's Bombardier for up to 6.2 billion euros ($6.7 billion), in the latest bid by Western rail companies to bulk up in the face of Chinese competition......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 17th, 2020

Alstom in talks over $7 billion Bombardier rail deal

France's Alstom is in talks to buy the train business of Canada's Bombardier in a potential $7 billion deal that marks the latest attempt by Western rail companies to bulk up in the face of Chinese competition......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 17th, 2020

IEA warns oil companies doing nothing on emissions is not an option

Oil and gas companies must boost investment in low carbon energies or face an increasing backlash that could threaten their long-term profits and social acceptance, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 19th, 2020

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions: report

Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the government on Friday, according to a study by asset manager Union Investment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 18th, 2019

Big Oil undermines U.N. climate goals with $50 billion of new projects: report

Major oil companies have approved $50 billion of projects since last year that will not be economically viable if governments implement the Paris Agreement on climate change, think-tank Carbon Tracker said in a report published on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 5th, 2019

Reinsurers Face Insolvency Risk As Analysts Fear Dorian"s Insured Losses Could Top $40 Billion

Insurances companies could be in serious trouble now that Hur.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 2nd, 2019

U.S. Senators Introduce $287 Billion Highway Bill

A $287 billion proposal reauthorizing funding to maintain and repair the country's roads and bridges includes a first-ever title addressing carbon emissions and supporting electric vehicle infrastructure. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 29th, 2019

Gov. Baker outlines ride-hailing safety bill, seeks congestion data

Ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft would face a range of new safety and data-collection regulations under new legislation outlined Wednesday by Gov. Charlie Baker......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Military-Industrial Blockbuster: United Technologies To Buy Raytheon, Creating One Of World"s Largest Defense Firms

United Technologies has agreed to buy Raytheon in an all stock deal, forming one of the world's largest aerospace and defense companies with more than $74 billion in revenue and $13.5 billion in EBITDA, through o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 9th, 2019

The billion-dollar question facing Facebook, Google and Apple as feds mull antitrust case: Does your data have value?

U.S. Senator Mark Warner is drafting a bill that would make companies like Facebook and Google inform users on the value of their data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 6th, 2019

U.S. must have access to U.S.-listed Chinese firms" audit documents, lawmakers say

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced a bill on Wednesday to force Chinese companies listed on American stock exchanges to submit to regulatory oversight, including providing access to audits or face delisting......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

The Climate Change Lifestyle: Experts Identify 3 Personal Habits That Could Help Save the Planet 

Eliminating carbon emissions is going to take individual action. Eat less meat. Ride a bike. Watch your energy bill. If you.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 2nd, 2019

From Volkswagen to Bunge, concession holders in Brazil face hefty bill

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Companies from Brazilian state oil comp.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 27th, 2018

Tyson Foods to Acquire Keystone Foods for $2.16 Billion

Tyson Foods agreed to acquire Keystone Foods, a top meat supplier to McDonald’s and other chains, in a bid to make more profitable sales to restaurants as rising supplies and tariffs squeeze meat companies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 20th, 2018