Financial news on April 09, 2020
Business and Financial news
b'The Hollywood colossus has been crippled by the pandemic. Its upstart streaming service is one exception.' Read more..
b'The government wants to get loans to small businesses fast. But the lenders with the most experience with this have been unable to take part.' Read more..
b'Hospitals have warned, disciplined and even fired staff members who went public with workplace concerns about coronavirus precautions.' Read more..
b'The cuts for May and June were smaller than some investors and analysts had expected, and oil prices gave up earlier gains.' Read more..
b'Owners were supposed to be able to get up to $2 million. Now they\xe2\x80\x99re being told the cap is $15,000 \xe2\x80\x94 if they can get any answers at all.' Read more..
b'The volume of phone calls has surged more than internet use as people want to hear each other\xe2\x80\x99s voices in the pandemic.' Read more..
b'A French automaker, an American heiress and a French-Jewish racer formed a team that beat Germany\xe2\x80\x99s far more powerful cars in a 1938 Grand Prix. Its history since then traces a more complex path.' Read more..
b'The Federal Reserve said it would buy some municipal bonds and some riskier debt to help governments and companies.' Read more..
b'Jobless claims now exceed 16 million as shutdowns from the coronavirus pandemic widen and problems with getting benefits persist.' Read more..
b'The best technology is simple to use. There\xe2\x80\x99s a dark side to that.' Read more..