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Firm that designed Ferraris will make 250 mph electric supercar

Pininfarina, the Italian firm best known for designing some of Ferrari's most famous cars, will create its own battery-powered "hypercar.".....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 12th, 2018

Nissan cancels potential $1 billion sale of battery unit to China"s GSR

TOKYO (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co has canceled a potential $1 billion sale of its electric battery business to GSR Capital, citing a lack of funds with the Chinese investment firm to make the purchase......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 1st, 2018

Storied Ferrari Designer Wants to Build a $2.5 Million Electric Car

The Italian design firm Pininfarina has spent nine decades designing Ferraris, Cadillacs, Alfa Romeos and Maseratis. It now plans to build its own electric “hyper car” that only a sliver of the world’s population can afford......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 13th, 2018

One of Portland"s largest law firms to pay $18.5M as Aequitas fallout begins

In the first settlement against a formerly high-flying Oregon capital firm, a prominent local law office must pay $18.5 million to the firm's investors. As the Oregonian reports, Tonkon Torp LLP will make the payout related to the class-action laws.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 42 min. ago

BMW group and Great Wall Motors partner to make electric MINIs in China

BMW Group and the biggest Chinese SUV brand, Great Wall Motor, announced a partnership Tuesday to produce electric MINI vehicles in China as global automakers ramp up development under pressure from Beijing.         .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 10th, 2018

Despite Trade Issues, Deutsche Bank Very Positive on 5 Top Steel Stocks

With pricing firm, and export potential and demand at home still strong, these steel stocks make sense for growth investors, especially after significant price pullbacks......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 10th, 2018

China Beats Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Europe

China Beats Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) to Europe Chinese firm CATL will build a battery factory in central Germany to supply the country’s key auto industry in its transformation toward electric cars, an investme.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 10th, 2018

Echostar seeks $3.2 billion bid talks with Inmarsat as deadline looms

U.S. satellite group EchoStar urged Britain's Inmarsat to open talks about a takeover approach worth $3.2 billion to shareholders just hours before a deadline for the American company to make a firm offer was due to expire......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

Dayton company lands $20M contract to make water improvement upgrades in Columbus

A Dayton construction firm has landed a $20 million project to upgrade the Dublin Road water treatment facility in Columbus. Shook Construction is starting work this month on upgrades at the Dublin Road Water Plant, where it will install a new ult.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2018

Brazilian Police Make Arrests in "Operation Resonance" Probe

Brazilian police have detained Daurio Speranzini Jr., whom prosecutors accuse of taking part in a price-fixing cartel when he worked for Philips Medical Systems, before he joined General Electric......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 4th, 2018

Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: BP, Baker Hughes, EQT & More

BP plc (BP) will buy an electric vehicle firm. Meanwhile, Baker Hughes, a GE Company (BHGE) is set to become a stand-alone entity, while EQT Corporation (EQT) will sell some non-core properties. It was a week wh.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 3rd, 2018

18 things you should always throw away before you move

FOX Moving can be expensive and exhausting, but there are ways to make it a little easier. You can use apps designed to help keep track of your things and that will find the best moving rates. You can rent reusable plasti.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Nissan has scrapped the $1 billion sale of its electric car battery business to a Chinese investment firm

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Nissan has scrapped a potential deal to sell its automotive battery business to GSR Capital for $1 billion. The deal was canceled due to the Chinese invest.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

‘A way of monetizing poor people’: How private equity firms make money offering loans to cash-strapped Americans

As treasury secretary, Tim Geithner criticized predatory lenders. Now the private equity firm he leads runs a company that mails high-rate loans to risky customers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 1st, 2018

BlackRock, the $6 trillion money manager, had a crime-fighting robot patrolling its New York headquarters — and it marks the firm"s latest foray into automation

Rob Kim/Getty Images  BlackRock, the $6 trillion asset manager which is relying more on robots to make investment decisions, recently hired a physical robot to meander around its New Y.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 30th, 2018

Does GE Finally Have the Right CEO?

A research firm is impressed with General Electric CEO John Flannery's "unvarnished truth telling.".....»»

Category: blogSource: barronsJun 29th, 2018

Facebook Launches Tools to Stop Fake Accounts

Facebook rolled out new features designed to make it easier to identify fake pages, an issue that Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said was the company’s priority ahead of the midterm elections......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 28th, 2018

BP bets on electric car switch with UK"s Chargemaster

BP will buy Britain's largest electric vehicle charging firm Chargemaster, as the oil and gas company seeks to grow its footprint in the expanding sector. Sonia Legg reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 28th, 2018

Hawaii announces completion of $375 million wastewater project

Designed by Brown and Caldwell, an environmental engineering and construction firm, Hawaii’s largest ever wastewater system upgrade has been officially completed......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJun 27th, 2018

Volvo will electrify all of its cars by 2019 — and it should make the competition nervous

Green Car Reports Volvo plans to make every model in its fleet available as an electric-powered car starting in 2019.  This includes making models in hybrid, hybrid plug-in, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 26th, 2018

Wi-Fi is getting harder to hack — here"s how to make sure your new router is safe

Casezy Idea / Shutterstock New security protocols are designed to make your Wi-Fi routers harder to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 26th, 2018