Investing and Global Finance News

Who Has a Sweeter Price for Nestle?

Nestle is considering selling off some of his brands.  Around six months ago, the world’s largest food and beverage company – possibly most well-known and loved for its candy collection – discussed this as one of its possible strategic options. Said to be valued at between $2 and $2.5 billion, the U.S. entity of the… Continue Reading

Hedge Fund Pushes Back on Fox-Disney Deal

Walt Disney recently announced a takeover of 21st Century Fox, and a hedge fund with a small stake in Sky has taken issue with the transaction. According to their claim, minority shareholders in the UK-based broadcaster will be hit with a large fee as a result, unless the regulator steps in. The Takeover Panel is… Continue Reading

When Trust is Your Business

A lot of what financial investment management firms do and how successful they are, depends on the trust and reputation they earn from their customers and the public.  Thus when faced with any kind of investigative situation, the way they react is essential for how they will continue business transactions. Recently, Essex Financial in Connecticut… Continue Reading

Plantagon Building New Indoor Farming Office Building

Business and sustainability are becoming increasingly linked as innovative companies begin to focus on our carbon footprint and potential contribution to the environment. At the same time, the world’s population is growing rapidly, and especially in urban areas, leaving cities in need of creative solutions for feeding all of those people. Plantagon, a Swedish food-tech… Continue Reading

Adidas Leading Sportswear Industry with Significant Yearly Growth

Adidas recently revealed a 31% increase in yearly sales in North America, while its competitors have reported losses of up to 3%.  According to Nike and Under Armour, the athletic market is becoming more difficult to navigate, but Adidas’ gains indicate that that isn’t the case. Mark King, head of Adidas North America, explained that… Continue Reading