Investing: active or passive?

The merits of active and passive investing have been debated for years, with an average of 35% of active equity funds outperforming their passive peers in the 12 months to June of this year, according to Morningstar’s Active/Passive Barometer. which tracks the performance of 30,000 European domiciled funds with assets of €7 trillion (£6 trillion). … Read more

3 tax moves to be made by December 31st

Dan Caplinger, The Motley Fool, Thanksgiving is here, and before you know it, it’s time to start planning New Year’s Eve parties. But beyond the holiday shopping, planning family trips, and all that comes with the holiday season, it’s important to get your tax planning done before the end of December. In particular, there are … Read more

3 tax moves to be made by December 31st

Dan Caplinger, The Motley Fool, Thanksgiving is here, and before you know it, it’s time to start planning New Year’s Eve parties. But beyond the holiday shopping, planning family trips, and all that comes with the holiday season, it’s important to get your tax planning done before the end of December. In particular, there are … Read more

New York becomes the first state to partially ban cryptocurrency mining

In a historic regulatory step, New York became the first U.S. state to ban certain types of cryptocurrency mining. Gov. Kathy Hochul signed into law a bill Tuesday triggering an immediate moratorium on “evidence-from-work” cryptocurrency mining powered by fossil fuels. No new permits for such mining operations will be issued for two years, and existing … Read more

Sam Bankman-Fried and the long road to bringing cryptocurrencies to the mainstream

In the beginning was Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous programmer who created Bitcoin and promised an entirely new way of thinking about money and, by extension, power and politics. But, after it became clear that Nakamoto wasn’t going to appear on some mountain to pass his tablets to the masses, the cryptocurrency world began to yearn … Read more

FTX was run as a “personal fiefdom”, faces hackers, missing assets – lawyers

NEW YORK/LONDON, Nov 22 (Reuters) – FTX was being run as a “personal fiefdom” by former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried, lawyers at the collapsed cryptocurrency exchange said in its first bankruptcy hearing as they described challenges in course as hacks and substantial missing assets. In the most high-profile crypto explosion to date, FTX filed for protection … Read more

Mazda is finally committing to EVs and North America is why

A scene from the Mazda booth at the 2002 Paris Auto Show, where the then-new RX-8 was on display.Photo: Pascal Le Segretain (Getty Images) The company that makes the Miata has unveiled its 2020 plan, Toyota isn’t hitting its targets for the year but you shouldn’t shed a tear for them, he weeks of struggles … Read more

Column: Team Transitory – Is Britain Heading For Deflation?

LONDON, 18th Nov. (Reuters) – Amidst the hubbub surrounding Britain’s patched-up public finances, one finding for the government’s budget watchdog is that the economy is heading for outright price deflation within three years. It is rather a forecast, with UK inflation currently at a 41-year high of over 11%, and likely reflects either extreme base … Read more

Rivian workers warn UAW of unsafe conditions

Photo: Mario Tama (Getty Images) Workers at the Rivian plant in Illinois have warned of unsafe conditions at the site, California is investing an additional $1 billion in EV infrastructure, and VW has closed a factory that makes manual transmissions. All this and more inside The morning shift for Monday 21 November 2022. 1st Gear: … Read more

Stock Market Today: Stocks Slide on China Covid Concerns, Disney Claims Dow | Arena

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