Paying back Covid loans is hammering millions of businesses

CNN — At Teddy & The Bully Bar restaurant near downtown Washington, DC, business has never been the same since the pandemic hit. “It’s very challenging,” owner Alan Popovsky said. “I’m still going to be climbing the hill for quite some time. Probably for the rest of my life.” The pandemic closed two of Popovsky’s … Read more

Featuring ASML Holding, Applied Materials, KLA-Tencor, Lam Research, NXP Semiconductors & More

Company Logo Dublin, Jan. 13, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “E-Beam Wafer Inspection System Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2022 to 2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. With the rapid and continuous advancement in the electronics and semiconductors industry, defects management has … Read more

North American Red Meat Market

ReportLinker The North America Red Meat Market is projected to register a CAGR of 0.86%. Key Highlights. Largest Segment by Type – Beef: The market is observing growth due to the rising demand for grass-fed beef as it is leaner and has less fat. New York, Jan. 13, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the … Read more

Billionaire bond fund manager Jeffrey Gundlach is concerned the US is headed in an ‘appalling’ direction

DoubleLine CEO and CIO Jeffrey Gundlach, also known as ‘The Bond King,’ discusses the Fed, bond market potential and the Biden administration on ‘Making Money.’ Giving his take on the state of the markets and the US economy, DoubleLine CEO and CIO Jeffrey Gundlach, also known as “The Bond King,” warned America is headed in … Read more

Tesla cuts prices in the US and Europe to stoke sales

Electric vehicle maker Tesla is cutting prices in the United States and throughout Europe again, according to listings on the company’s website on Thursday night in the US Tesla did not respond to a request for comment on what motivated it to slash prices this week. However, the move in the US may help Tesla … Read more

Monique Woodard Unveils Cake Ventures, New $17 Million Fund Focused On ‘Demographic Change’

Solo capitalist Monique Woodard’s fund, Cake Ventures, is looking to invest in companies focused on users reflected in her theory of “demographic change.” Brendan Mainini The Black founder turned investor will write seed and pre-seed checks, backed by investors including Bank of America and billionaire Melinda French Gates. In March 2021, Monique Woodard closed part … Read more

When Terminator Robots Police Loan Markets

Comment on this story Comment Nine days after Avraham Eisenberg began to borrow curve cryptocurrency tokens on Aave, a decentralized lending platform for digital assets, he found his $38 million(1)loan abruptly liquidated by terminator bots. An estimated $10 million loss on a failed punt sounds only mildly annoying, compared with everything else going on in … Read more

A stablecoin collapse could spill into the US bond market: Academic

The near $1.4 trillion collapse of the crypto market in 2022 did not make a dent to traditional assets like stocks or to the real economy. But one academic has warned that the failure of a major stablecoin could have an impact on the US bond market, marking a potential new area that investors need … Read more