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U.S., Canada and Mexico business leaders say tariffs erode business expansion – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - International tariffs are putting the brakes on business expansion, posing a bigger hurdle than tax barriers, the cost of transporting goods or compliance with local rules, according to a survey of 1,500 U.S., Mexican and Canadian business leaders. FILE PHOTO: Flags of the U.S., Canada and Mexico fly next to each other…

U.S., Canada and Mexico business leaders say tariffs erode business expansion – Nasdaq

Published Sep 23, 2019 6:04PM EDT Credit: REUTERS/EDGARD GARRIDO International tariffs are putting the brakes on business expansion, posing a bigger hurdle than tax barriers, the cost of transporting goods or compliance with local rules, according to a survey of 1,500 U.S., Mexican and Canadian business leaders. By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON, Sept 23 (Reuters) -…

U.S., Canada and Mexico business leaders say tariffs erode business expansion – Reuters Canada

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - International tariffs are putting the brakes on business expansion, posing a bigger hurdle than tax barriers, the cost of transporting goods or compliance with local rules, according to a survey of 1,500 U.S., Mexican and Canadian business leaders. FILE PHOTO: Flags of the U.S., Canada and Mexico fly next to each other…

The NBA’s Dumb New Tampering Rules Are Rolling Out

So, this is silly: The NBA Board of Governors unanimously passed a stricter package of anti-tampering rules. Small-market teams scared of voracious big-market rivals, teams recently burned in free agency, and teams who just want to vote in lockstep so as not to look suspicious—whatever their varying incentives, everyone fell in line to approve the…

The WeWork S-1t show, Citadel cuts after compliance breach, and Best Buy’s healthcare plans

Hello!At 7:12 on a mild late-summer morning in New York City, WeWork's registration papers hit the Securities and Exchange Commission's website. So starts Dakin Campbell's excellent read on how WeWork spiraled from a $47 billion valuation to talk of bankruptcy in just six weeks. Dakin writes: Almost immediately, all hell broke loose. A steady stream of rapid-fire headlines…

Messaging app Kik closes down as it battles SEC lawsuit over its cryptocurrency plans

Popular Canadian messaging app Kik is shutting down.In a blog post on Tuesday, Kik's CEO Ted Livingston confirmed that the company would be closing Kik to focus on Kin, its cryptocurrency business.It launched Kin in 2017 with an Initial Coin Offering (ICO), and it is currently the focus of an SEC lawsuit.Livingston said in the…

Wells Fargo names BNY Mellon’s Charles Scharf CEO – Business Insider

Reuters / Lucy Nicholson Wells Fargo announced Friday that Charles Scharf will be its new CEO starting in October. Scharf is currently the CEO of Bank of New York Mellon, and will take over at Wells Fargo on Oct. 21.  Wells Fargo shares rallied in early trading on the news. The announcement comes after six…

More WeWork drama, Wall Street’s technology power players, here are the top cannabis bankers...

Hi readers,How the mighty have fallen! WeWork, whose CEO Adam Neumann claimed he was going to be the first-ever trillionaire (and live forever), is now private jetless and walking shoeless around NYC's Gramercy neighborhood. In just a whirlwind couple of weeks, $47 billion WeWork — once one of the world's most valuable startups — pulled its IPO…

We talked to the CEO of a $1.5 billion startup making ‘smart’ pills about...

The $1.5 billion startup Proteus Digital Health makes "smart" pills, which use sensors embedded in the medication to track when patients take them. The sensor technology powers the $1,650-a-month drug Abilify MyCite, which was the first digital pill approved by the FDA.But Proteus has also faced criticism about whether patients using the tech take their pills…

‘If you do not have a chief data officer, hire her now’: Two SAP...

Chief data officers are often required to oversee the collection, protection, and use of information, and must also serve as leaders internally to guide digital transformations.It's unlikely candidates are experts in each of these areas.Companies should look to hire teams around the data chief, according to SAP's Markus Noga.Noga and his colleague Gerrit Kazmaier spoke…