Many teachers have called on the national pension fund to sell shares in gun makers since the mass killings in the Florida city of park land earlier this month. Private investment firms, including BlackRock and Blackstone, are reviewing their gun investments according to their clients' needs. But even those who...
Mr Tillerson addresses China's growing investment in Africa. Mr. Tillerson will address China's influence in the region during his visit to Africa. NPR's Michael Martin spoke with Deborah Brautigam, director of the China African research initiative. MICHEL MARTIN, host: If Mr Tillerson's secretary-general visits Africa to repair and strengthen relations between the...
Pension funds are under pressure to sell the gunners' manufacturers. Many teachers have called for state pension funds to sell their stakes in gun makers since the mass killings in the Florida city of park land earlier this month. Private investment firms, including BlackRock and Blackstone, are reviewing their gun...
Pension funds are under pressure to sell the gunners' manufacturers. Many teachers have called for state pension funds to sell their stakes in gun makers since the mass killings in the Florida city of park land earlier this month. Private investment firms, including BlackRock and Blackstone, are reviewing their gun...
Struggling to invest, silicon valley women are reluctant to harass. This week, another big tech giant was accused of overthrowing a tesla and SpaceX investor, venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson, who left his silicon valley company. The big money world in silicon valley is still dominated by men, and it is still...
Struggling to invest, silicon valley women are reluctant to harass. This week, another big tech giant was accused of overthrowing a tesla and SpaceX investor, venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson, who left his silicon valley company. The big money world in silicon valley is still dominated by men, and it is still...
The trump infrastructure plan will pay a small portion of the investment. A year later than the first commitment of time, but the President finally trump at today's White House announced his long-awaited infrastructure plan, flanked by the governor, the mayor and other state and local leaders. Trump said, his...
Latin America's longest armed conflict is finally over. Colombia's guerrilla war, which began in 1964, has killed more than 220,000 people and displaced millions from their homes. But the Colombian government and the Marxist rebels agreed to a cease-fire and a timetable for the guerrillas to disarm. "It is the...
President-elect Donald Trump's pick to run the Department of Health and Human Services is taking heat for his controversial stock holdings in companies affected by laws he has worked on and voted for. But federal records show several senators who will take part in confirmation hearings for Rep. Tom...
Spotify, the popular music streaming service, will officially take the company public this spring and is planning a very unconventional IPO — short for "initial public offering" — that has investors talking. With Spotify's IPO, the narrative so far has been that this is yet another tech company innovating and...