World trade growth to slow down in end-2022 and into 2023: WTO Barometer

Growth in world trade is likely to slow in the end months of 2022 and into 2023 as the global economy continues to be plagued by the uncertainty of the Ukraine war, rising interest rates, high energy prices, and monetary tightening, according to the latest WTO Goods Trade Barometer. “The downturn in the goods barometer … Read more

Bigg Boss 16 nominated contestants today 29 November, nomination list: 7 contestants nominated for eviction | Bigg Boss 16 new episode, new captain this week, nomination voting, elimination list

Bigg Boss 16 nominated contestants, nomination list this week: Bigg Boss 16 nominated contestants this week are Shiv Thakare, Mc Stan, Sumbul Touqeer, Priyanka Chahar Choudhary, Tina Datta, Shalin Bhanot and Sajid Khan.

NDTV’s promoter firm transfers equity to Adani entity

The Adani Group has formally taken over around 29.18 per cent stake in New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) after a promoter firm of the media major – RRPR Holding Private Limited – issued equity shares to constituting 99.5 per cent of its equity share capital to Vishvapradhan Commercial Private Limited (VCPL).  VCPL is a wholly … Read more

Bitcoin Booster Peter Thiel Takes a Hit in BlockFi Bankruptcy

The bankruptcy filing of cryptocurrency lender BlockFi Inc. is a black eye for one of the industry’s biggest boosters, tech investor Peter Thiel. A venture-capital firm spun out from Mr. Thiel’s Thiel Capital, Valar Ventures, owned 19% of BlockFi’s shares, according to documents filed with the bankruptcy court. That ranks Valar among BlockFi’s largest shareholders.   … Read more

Michèle Hamelink promoted to Managing Director of Benelux at Sony Music Publishing

Sony Music Publishing has appointed Michèle Hamelink as Managing Director of Benelux, effective immediately. As Managing Director, Hamelink will be responsible for overseeing and implementing creative strategy across Benelux. Based in the company’s Benelux office, Hamelink reports to President, International Guy Henderson. Hamelink will also have the dual role of Senior A&R, Europe, in which … Read more

Shell to buy biogas producer Nature Energy in $2B deal (NYSE:SHEL)

Scott Barbour/Getty Images News Shell (NYSE:SHEL) said Monday it agreed to acquire Danish biogas producer Nature Energy Biogas from hedge fund Davidson Kempner Capital Management for nearly $2B. Shell (SHEL) said it is acquiring Europe’s largest producer of renewable natural gas, which will enhance its ability to work with its established customer base across multiple … Read more

Here’s why Fundstrat says there’s still hope for crypto after a ‘horrific year’

Crypto has had a tumultuous year, to say the least. And even its bullish investors are admitting it. Fundstrat is a prominent one. Earlier this year, the equity research firm set Bitcoin’s price target at $200,000 in the coming years. That was before the crypto winter of May when several cryptocurrencies and lenders failed, and … Read more

As BlockFi files for bankruptcy, what to know about crypto protections

The BlockFi website on Nov. 17, 2022. Gabby Jones/Bloomberg via Getty Images Crypto firm BlockFi filed for bankruptcy Monday, the latest cryptocurrency domino to fall after the collapse of FTX two weeks ago threatened to destabilize companies in the broader crypto ecosystem. BlockFi offers a cryptocurrency trading exchange and interest-bearing custodial service for cryptocurrencies. The … Read more

Chen joins STAT to cover the heart beat

Elaine Chen STAT News has hired Elaine Chen to develop a new beat as its first cardiovascular reporter. Chen will cover all aspects of heart and metabolic conditions, including diabetes and obesity. Recently, Chen was at Bloomberg, where she worked as a cross-asset reporter, rotational reporter and finance reporting intern. She also interned at The … Read more