Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg at COP 24, the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Katowice, Poland on 5 December, 2018. Photo by Beata Zawrzel/NurPhoto via Getty Images Investing for climate change had been a niche on Wall Street, often generating sub-par returns, but in the coming
A sign displayed on Bruckner Building reads ‘Commercial Space Available’ in the Port Morris neighborhood of the Bronx borough of New York. For a limited time, investors who develop real estate or fund businesses in opportunity zones are able to defer capital gains on profits earned elsewhere and completely eliminate them on new investments in
Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple, Inc. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images 2019 is shaping up to be a historic year for the S&P 500, and the benchmark has two stocks to thank. Apple and Microsoft, which surged 85% and 55% this year respectively, together accounted for nearly 15% of the S&P
An employee picks up a Juul Labs device kit for a customer at a store in San Francisco. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Trump administration will ban flavored e-cigarette pods, with the exception of menthol and tobacco flavors, and flavored liquid nicotine products commonly sold in vape shops, a senior administration
Kobe Bryant has been one of the most recognizable and top-scoring players in the NBA for 17 years. Even after a devastating Achilles tendon tear in March, he has shattered the timetable for his recovery and is expected back for the upcoming basketball season. The reason that Bryant has managed to stay on top over
►Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Long regarded the inferior model of the fighter jet market, Saab’s Gripen has turned heads by winning two landmark deals with Brazil and Switzerland. Carola Hoyos investigates why the Gripen’s fortunes are improving and what it means for the wider market. ► FT Technology News: http://bit.ly/1LNlR4g ►
Combining elements of Asian and Western culture. 88rising is a young entertainment company hoping to build a lasting, global brand that will outlive singular moments of virality. With influential artists like Rich Chigga and joji generating millions of views for the network, the next question for founder Sean Miyashiro and his team is how to
After Hurricane Sandy’s devastating floods in 2012, homeowners Valari and R.C. Staab wanted their beach-front home designed with rising sea levels in mind.