As law firm summer associates return to office, the Great Wardrobe Debate rages

(Reuters) – With law firms welcoming summer associates back in person this month after a two-year hiatus, the eager-to-impress newcomers have one big question: What to wear? A suit and tie? Sheath dress and blazer? Jeans and a polo shirt? Stretchy soft pants and a sweater? And what the heck do wardrobe descriptors like “business … Read more

The rise and fall of Bill Hwang’s ‘house of cards’

Sung Kook (Bill) Hwang, the founder and head of a private investment firm known as Archegos exits the Manhattan federal courthouse in New York City, US, April 27, 2022. REUTERS/Shannon/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 28 (Reuters) – Bill Hwang spent 25 years building his career, but his … Read more

NEWSMAKER-The rise and fall of Bill Hwang’s ‘house of cards’

Bill Hwang spent 25 years building his career, but his downfall took just four days. The now-notorious owner of Archegos Capital Management took extraordinary risks by leveraging stock positions and artificially inflating their prices, alleged prosecutors on Wednesday. When the private fund ran out of borrowed money a year ago, it imploded and left global … Read more

US consumer chief Chopra to revisit rules around credit card fees, abuses

The seal of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is seen at their headquarters in Washington, DC, US, May 14, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 27 (Reuters) – The US consumer watchdog will revisit its rules around credit card fees in a bid to stamp out … Read more

With inflation, gold notes and cards find their way into America’s wallet

Gold bars and coins are stacked in the safe deposit boxes room of the Pro Aurum gold house in Munich, Germany, August 14, 2019. REUTERS/Michael Dalder/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 27 (Reuters) – With inflation running at its highest levels in the four decades, Utah business owner Steve … Read more

Last-minute tax tips for US crypto investors

A Bitcoin and Dollar note are seen in this illustration picture taken September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, April 14 (Reuters) – When accountant Zach Gordon gets calls from clients about how to handle cryptocurrency on their taxes, there is a common theme. “They have … Read more

Galveston business owners accused city marshal of citing them for violating ordinances that don’t exist

ONLY ON FOX: Some Galveston business owners accusing city marshal of citing them for ordinances that aren’t real FOX 26 Randy Wallace spoke with the business owner and the city marshal. GALVESTON, Texas – The business owners tell FOX 26, the bulk of the violations is due to golf carts. “I won’t lie to you, … Read more

Business continues in downtown Naperville even as major renovations get underway

Business continues in downtown Naperville even as major renovations get underway The Downtown Naperville Alliance has erected clear acrylic panels where people can watch the construction without the dirt and dust flying their way. NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Drivers in downtown Naperville may need to navigate around street and lane closures on Main Street and Jefferson … Read more

Japex bases business plan on keeping stake in Russian Sakhalin-1 project

A general view of the liquefied natural gas plant operated by Sakhalin Energy at Prigorodnoye on the Pacific island of Sakhalin, Russia July 15, 2021. Picture taken July 15, 2021. REUTERS/Vladimir Soldatkin Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, March 28 (Reuters) – Japan Petroleum Exploration Co (Japex) (1662.T) said its new … Read more

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