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HK bankers and lawyers win right to submit an application for access to corporate registry By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A Star Ferry boat crosses Victoria Harbour in front of a skyline of buildings during sunset. Hong Kong, China June 29, 2020. REUTERS/Tyrone SiuBy Scott MurdochHONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong bankers and lawyers will be able to search the city’s companies registry under proposed exemptions to plans to tighten public…

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Multi-trillion strength manager State Street starts digital currency division By Cointelegraph

Multi-trillion asset manager State Street launches digital currency divisionMulti-trillion dollar asset manager, State Street Corporation (NYSE:), has become the latest financial institution to announce the launch of a dedicated digital finance division.State Street, the second-oldest continually operating bank in the United States, announced the move on Thursday, June 10, highlighting the division’s focus on cryptocurrency,…

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Roubini and Taleb inform CoinGeek Conference data issues, not tokens By Cointelegraph

Roubini and Taleb tell CoinGeek Conference data matters, not tokens Economist Nouriel Roubini and former risk analyst Nassim Taleb took aim at crypto at the CoinGeek Conference this week, while the always controversial Craig Wright boasted that the SV blockchain was on track to hit billions of transactions a second.Taleb, the author of best-selling economic…

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Summers Surprised by Bond Yields Falling Even as Inflation Jumps By Bloomberg

(Bloomberg) — Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers said he didn’t expect the recent fall in bond yields although he maintained his view that the economy is overheating.“I didn’t anticipate the kind of decline in nominal yields that we’ve seen,” Summers told “Wall Street Week” with David Westin on Bloomberg Television. “I’m surprised. I would…

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Pulse nightclub shooting survivor reflects on massacre five Decades later

June 12, 2021 | 3:48am | Updated June 12, 2021 | 3:49am Enlarge Image Visitors pay tribute outside the Pulse nightclub memorial on June 11, 2021, in Orlando, Fla. AP A survivor of the Pulse nightclub shooting says he is still haunted by the massacre — five years after a hate-filled gunman opened fire at…

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Dad dumps 80,000 pennies on estranged daughter’s lawn for final child support

June 12, 2021 | 3:04am | Updated June 12, 2021 | 3:04am A Virginia teenager showed her estranged father the meaning of good “cents” and maturity. Avery Sanford hadn’t seen her dad in years when he dropped off his final child support payment last month — dumping 80,000 pennies on his ex-wife’s lawn, according to…

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Mets’ Brandon Nimmo has torn ligament on left index finger

June 12, 2021 | 2:28am Brandon Nimmo’s finger injury isn’t a nerve issue. It’s actually a small ligament tear in the base of his left index finger that has kept the outfielder on the injured list for so long, Mets manager Luis Rojas said Friday night. Nimmo has been out since May 1 with the…

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Mets need to Make sure Jacob deGrom is OK

June 12, 2021 | 2:04am There are the reindeer games of trying to determine whether a pitcher is crossing the sticky-stuff line, and then there’s the serious business of Major League Baseball keeping its biggest stars on the field. Unfortunately for the Mets, their biggest star, Jacob deGrom, quickly jumped levels Friday night at Citi…

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G7 backs Money Dab to push post-COVID economic recovery

June 12, 2021 | 1:45am | Updated June 12, 2021 | 1:45am Enlarge Image President Joe Biden met with world leaders at the G7 Summit in Carbis Bay in Cornwall, UK, on June 11, 2021. Getty Images President Biden’s call for ongoing economic stimulus to help the West’s post-pandemic recovery was met with approval by…

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The Ideal budget speakers: Surprisingly sound choices for $100 or less

Updated Audio upgrades that won’t break your budget. Rob Schultz/IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors You take all this care collecting gigs of your favorite music and movies, and then play it all through your laptop’s built-in speakers. Even the best ones can…