CASH 10-year yields rise above 1.50% as inflation rises

(Adds more details of yield curve) By David Randall NEW YORK, June 25 (Reuters) - The yield of the benchmark 10-year Treasury jumped above 1.50% Friday to close out a week in which yields notched their largest weekly gains since March. The moves higher came after the Federal Reserve's main …

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“Rent a bank” fades for payday lenders

Share Tweeter Share Share Share E-mail The regulatory eye on payday loans is tightening. To this end, as reported by the Associated Press, Congress voted to overturn Trump-era regulations that allow payday lenders to circumvent state laws that cap interest rates. In terms of mechanics, the rules, which had been …

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Latest coronavirus: Holidaymakers could have more options today as NHS vaccine staff face abuse

g rant Shapps said the government’s intention was that “later in the summer” fully vaccinated UK residents would not have to self-isolate when traveling from Amber List countries. The Transportation Secretary made the announcement tonight, adding that more details will be released next month. It comes as Boris Johnson has …

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Van Hollen and Fischer introduce bipartisan bill to demand transparency in corporate equity trading

June 24, 2021 Today, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) And Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) Reintroduced their bipartisan Promoting Transparent Standards for Corporate Insiders Act, legislation aimed at bringing greater transparency to stock transactions companies. As we have seen several times over the past year, when the United States Securities and …

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3 simple renovations to get the best price for your home

In today’s real estate market, sellers clearly have the upper hand. The housing stock has been extremely limited since the end of 2020, which, combined with low mortgage rates, has caused a noticeable increase in buyer demand. But while you may have a relatively easy time selling your home if …

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House approves bill to study crypto and consumer protection

Law360 (June 23, 2021, 7:39 p.m. EDT) – A bipartisan bill requiring further study on the use of blockchain technology and digital tokens easily cleared the United States House of Representatives alongside a handful consumer protection bills. HR 3723, called the Consumer Safety Technology Act, was part of a block …

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Old wrongs by new media

People complain about old media, such as big news networks, and they complain about new media, such as social media sites, but they are boring in different ways. Asha Rangappa recently exposed several of the worst aspects of old media when she claimed she couldn’t even understand how conservatives thought …

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Advance Residence Investment: Notice Regarding Debt Financing Interest Rate and Signing of Interest Rate Swap Agreement

(Note 1) June 23, 2021 For immediate release Advance Residence Investment Corporation Securities Code:3269 1-105Kanda-Jinbocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Wataru Higuchi, Executive Director Asset management company: AD Investment Management Co., Ltd. Takeshi Takano, President Surveys: Isao Kudo, director PHONE. + 81-3-3518-0480 Notice Regarding Debt Financing Interest Rate and Signing an Interest Rate …

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Florida social media law blocks ban on political candidates

On May 24, 2021, Florida Governor DeSantis signed Senate Bill 7072 (the Act), restricting the ability of social media companies to “misrepresent” a candidate for public office in Florida. See Florida Stat. §§ 106.072, 501.2041. While the law is primarily aimed at prohibiting the deliberate censorship of political candidates, the …

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Air Canada Stock a Buy if the company can avoid negative headlines

Regarding reopening rooms in the event of a pandemic, Air Canada (TSX: AC) currently tops the watch lists of many investors. Indeed, Air Canada shares have all the catalysts that investors could wish for. The surge in demand for air travel could take Air Canada shareholders to travel. At least …

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