Monthly Archives: September 2021

US House of Representatives Bill Would Dramatically Change Estate Planning Strategies | Akerman LLP

On September 10, 2021, the United States House Committee on Ways and Means released draft legislation that, if enacted, would reduce the inheritance tax exemption and significantly limit the effectiveness of certain estate planning strategies. The bill incorporates various proposals made by several members of Congress earlier this year and may serve as further evidence that taxes on the wealthy ...

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Activist investor Elliott holds “significant” stake in Toshiba according to review

NEW YORK / TOKYO, Sept. 30 (Reuters) – Hedge fund Elliott Management says it has a “significant” stake in struggling Japanese industrial conglomerate Toshiba Corp (6502.T), which is conducting strategic review under pressure from others investors who might include a sale of the business. Elliott, one of the world’s most powerful activist investors, who oversees some $ 48 billion in ...

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Consumer credit repair: what you need to know

You may have heard horror stories about people whose credit has been permanently ruined by glaring errors in their credit report. But you might not realize that even a seemingly innocuous little mistake, like a payment falsely flagged as late or missing, can make a big difference in your ability to get the best possible rates on financial products like ...

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Oil drops after rising US inventories

Crude oil storage tanks are seen in an aerial photograph at the Cushing Oil Hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, USA, April 21, 2020. REUTERS / Drone Base / File Photo LONDON, Sept. 30 (Reuters) – Oil prices fell after markets opened in the United States, wiping out earlier gains, rising crude oil inventories in the United States and the strength of ...

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Fanatics Trading Card Business Valued At $ 10.4 Billion With $ 350 Million Funding

Fundraising Round Comes After Fanatics Closes Trading Card Deals With MLB, MLBPA, NBA, NBPA, NFLPA Merch Company owns 80% controlling stake in Fanatics Trading Cards, but also remits equity to leagues and player associations Florida-based company is also looking to expand into sports betting and other areas The new collectible card business created by sporting goods giant Fanatics has raised ...

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Dawn Creatures: How Radioactivity Unlocked Deep Time

In September 1928, these new responsibilities to the deep future of humanity were articulated with foresight by geologist Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, two months before his death. When a reporter interviewed him in his Chicago study, Chamberlin smirked and said he was “a believer in a great opportunity” for mankind. Chamberlin pointed out that humanity had only just discovered the “enormous ...

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S&P 500, Dow Jones gain amid inflationary concerns, debt ceiling debate

The top Dow winner, boosted by Boeing Fed Chairman Powell Expresses Frustration With Supply Chain Problems Indices: Dow up 0.26%, S&P up 0.16%, Nasdaq down 0.24% NEW YORK, Sept. 29 (Reuters) – Wall Street strengthened on Wednesday on a partial rebound from the previous day’s sell-off, with remarks by US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and the ongoing debate over ...

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X-Caliber Funding and CastleGreen Finance Close Largest C-PACE Single Asset Transaction in California History in $ 94 Million Joint Funding of Iconic Breakers Hotel

IRVINGTON, NY – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –X-Caliber financing (X-Caliber), a national direct commercial real estate lender, and CastleGreenFinance (CastleGreen), an affiliate that provides capital focused on the financing of clean energy valued by commercial property (C-PACE), is pleased to announce the closing of a joint $ 94 million transaction in the part of a multi-million dollar renovation to reopen Long Beach, ...

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Renew your Legion membership via MyLegion.org

Renewing your American Legion membership for 2021-2022 can be done easily and securely through your MyLegion.org account. When your membership becomes eligible for renewal, a “Renew Now” button will appear at the top right of your MyLegion.org account page. Click on “Renew Now” and the amount due is displayed in “My Order Balance”. Select “Pay Now” or “Renew Now” to ...

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Funds require science emissions targets from 1,600 companies

Environmental activists take part in a rally demanding action to prevent climate change in central Kiev, Ukraine on September 26, 2021. REUTERS / Valentyn Ogirenko 220 financial institutions call for “urgent” action Companies responsible for 11.9 gigatonnes of emissions Ahead of global climate talks in Glasgow LONDON, Sept. 29 (Reuters) – Funds with nearly $ 30 trillion in assets on ...

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