BUSINESS

World Trade Set For Slowest Yearly Growth Since Global Financial Crisis – Wall Street Journal »

World trade will this year grow at the slowest pace since the global financial crisis, a development that should serve as a “wake-up call” given growing anti-globalization sentiment, the World…

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FINANCE

Peak Finance Looks Like It’s Over – Bloomberg »

It’s time to ask a scary question: How much of the financial industry will soon be obsolete? There are many…

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Finance And Law: Litigation Finance ETFs – Above the Law »

Two of the biggest trends in finance in the last decade are the shift from active to passive management and…

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The best new personal finance apps and sites – MarketWatch »

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. Not long…

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Microsoft and BAML team up on blockchain-based trade finance project – Reuters »

LONDON Microsoft (MSFT.O) and Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAC.N) have joined forces on a project to use blockchain technology…

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TECHNOLOGY

Why Xiaomi’s new handsets won’t give it an edge in the smartphone market – CNBC »

The stand-out feature introduced was the ultrasonic fingerprint sensing technology, which Xiaomi said could read a user’s fingerprint using ultrasonic waves when the user placed a finger on the sensor. This allowed Xiaomi to put their fingerprint sensor under the top glass of the phones,…

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Wink’s slim new Hub 2 works with Alexa and makes smart-home setup easier – Digital Trends »

Wink is replacing its $69 squarish hub with a new, slimmer device, the Wink Hub 2. The $99 device will go on sale in late October at various retailers, including Walmart. The hub works with many smart home protocols and devices to control a variety…

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Wink launches a more powerful smart home hub – The Verge »

Wink is launching a second generation of its smart home hub, which it’s simply calling the Wink Hub 2. The new hub ditches its predecessor’s shiny nondescript-networking-equipment look for a nicer, squared-off matte white body. It still only looks like a router, but that’s basically…

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Aetna to Provide Apple Watch to 50000 Employees, Subsidize Cost for Customers – Mac Rumors »

Yeah, because what you want is a insurance corporation that tracks your health and adjusts your premiums directly on your stats. Sure, 25% up front discount, but when they find out your health isn’t great then boom, suddenly you are paying 50%, 100%, 500% more…

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SCIENCE

NASA finds more evidence of water plumes on Europa – The Verge »

NASA has discovered more evidence that water erupts from beneath the surface of Europa, one of the many moons of Jupiter. The new findings lend…

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The US is on course to miss its emissions goals, and one reason is methane – Washington Post »

Chinese President Xi Jinping (center), President Obama (right) and U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon shake hands during a joint ratification of the Paris climate change…

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Asia

Asia stocks edge down on Europe bank woes, lower oil – Reuters

TOKYO Asian stocks were lower on Wednesday, with European banking sector concerns and lower crude oil prices dulling investors’ appetite for riskier assets. Spreadbetters expected Britain’s FTSE .FTSE, Germany’s DAX .GDAXI and France’s CAC .FCHI to…

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Mid-East

Mid-East CTC Inducts Distinguished Hall of Fame Candidates – WHIZ

ZANESVILLE, OHIO- Each year, Mid-East inducts alumni based on their success, community involvement and accomplishments. Shannon Kenily, Business, Partnership & Placements Coordinator at Mid-East, said that many alumni said that Mid-East was a turning point in their…

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Africa Activists from rival factions of the African National Congress faced off in Johannesburg this month.

Internal Warfare Tears at South Africa’s Ruling African National Congress – Wall Street Journal

ENLARGE JOHANNESBURG—Beset by plunging poll numbers, factional infighting and a raft of corruption allegations, the party of Nelson Mandela is at war with itself. In the weeks since the African National Congress recorded its worst election…

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WORLD

Monitoring group: At least 12 more die in Aleppo airstrikes – CNN

• Monday, September 12: The US-Russia brokered ceasefire starts at sunset • Minor violations mar the ceasefire’s early hours. • By Thursday, September 15, Russia, US are accusing each other of not fulfilling their obligations. •…

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Europe

Europe Gets Confidence-Boosting Performance Against Canada – ABC News

Team Europe started fast and strong against Canada, getting three shots on Carey Price and drawing a penalty in the first 21 seconds of Game 1 in the World Cup of Hockey finals. “They skated right…

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FOOTBALL

Nebraska regent wants football players kicked off the team for anthem protests – USA TODAY

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TRAVEL

Zika virus has many Americans rethinking fall travel to Florida – Fox News

Florida’s tourism industry is likely to take a big hit this fall as millions of Americans say they won’t be traveling to the Sunshine State amid concerns over the Zika virus. According to new analysis…

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UK

The UK is risking everything with Brexit – Business Insider

Continue to Business Insider » You will be redirected in seconds. The UK is risking everything with Brexit – Business Insider…

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