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In an aside, Mr. Scaramucci compared the DOL rule to an 1857 Supreme Court ruling which held that African Americans were not U.S. citizens.
“It’s about like the Dred Scott decision,” Mr. Scaramucci said.Continue reading: Thought for the weekend
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:48:53 +0000
If all you are getting is a big fat "Sorry" from your FT subscription right now, there's a reason for that.Continue reading: About the current FT.com outage
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:32:15 +0000
Starbucks, the mobile payments and data pioneer, is going to know your coffee routine so well that in three years time you won't even have to do anything to ensure your coffee is ready and waiting for you.Continue reading: The de-monetisation of the economy started with coffee
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:08:22 +0000
From tech billionaires going around recommending loss-leading tech companies finally start raising prices and Spotify looking to restrict free streaming, *something* seems to be happening.Continue reading: Have we crossed the inflation Rubicon?
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:01:01 +0000
Live markets commentary from FT.comContinue reading: Markets Live: Friday, 21st October, 2016
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:04:03 +0000
It has been suggested before that there "are only two Indians for whom Mumbai’s great and good will turn up en masse and on time. One is whoever is the sitting prime minister. The other is Mukesh Ambani."
And earlier this week at a talk in south Mumbai this blogger was part of an effort to prove that true. Well, the "on time" bit at least, we're still working on the "great and good" thing.
It was quite the spectacle.Continue reading: “Mr Ambani, I’d just like to compliment your capex… sorry, I meant, smile”
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:30:27 +0000
Alan Greenspan's reputation over five decades in public life has gone through wilder swings than the value of technology stocks or Las Vegas real estate during his tenure as Federal Reserve chairman. Sebastian Mallaby has produced the definitive account of Greenspan's life, career, and the context in which he operated: The Man Who Knew. Mallaby recently came by the FT office to record a wide-ranging conversation about this accomplishment.Continue reading: Podcast: our chat with Sebastian Mallaby on Alan Greenspan
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:02:20 +0000
BAT creates tobacco giant, IHG revenues flat and golden numbers at Acacia. FT Opening Quote, with commentary by City Editor Jonathan Guthrie, is your early Square Mile briefing. You can sign up for the full newsletter here.Continue reading: FT Opening Quote: BAT creates tobacco giant
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 05:32:50 +0000
- The (coy?) reemergence of Steve Cohen continues.
- Theranos, it's the case the SEC has been waiting for in Silicon Valley.
- Explaining Hillary-hatred.
- Sebastian Mallaby on the cult of the expert, and how it collapsed.
- And QE: the story so far.Continue reading: Further reading
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 05:29:32 +0000
Theresa May receives a polite but cool welcome on her European summit debutContinue reading: FirstFT – Mrs May in Brussels, how the cult of the expert collapsed and the Haitian warlord who met his match