Bridges, ports, roads and dams: Infrastructure investment is having a moment in the sun. But will it rise to the high hopes so many have that it can rebuild crumbling economies around the world?
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The golden age of cheap corporate funding is coming to an end. Or is it? After Donald Trump’s surprise election as US president, markets reached a quick consensus that a new economic day was dawning. But interest rate hikes may not come as fast--or do as much damage--as some expect.
Expectations for lower corporate taxes and an easing of regulatory pressure on the finance industry under President Donald Trump bode well for midsize regional banks and their commercial clients across the US. Will those expectations be met or dashed?
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By Saabira Chaudhuri LONDON-- Unilever PLC Chief Executive Paul Polman is digging in to resist Kraft Heinz Co.'s $143 billion offer, warning board members and investors that Kraft's cost-cutting ethos could damage Unilever brands and highlighting its lack of experience ...
Robert Lighthizer is President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. trade representative. "Trump Administration Considers Change in Calculating U.S. Trade Deficit," at 11:52 ET, misspelled his surname as Ligthhizer in the 12th paragraph. (Feb. 19, 2017) (END) Dow Jones Newswires February ...
By Ben Dummett Kraft Heinz Co.'s $143 billion unsolicited bid for Anglo-Dutch rival Unilever PLC took investors by surprise, but the identity of advisers working on the megadeal likely didn't. Lazard is advising Kraft Heinz while Centerview Partners is part ...