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Alaska Invests In Tesla (TSLA) — Owns 126,754 Shares

Alaska’s Department of Revenue has raised its stake in Tesla (TSLA) stock and reduced its investments in three other stocks to make room for that stake, Barrons reports. Those stocks are as follows


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Deutsche’s Ross goes on leave

Frazer Ross, head of investment grade debt syndicate for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at Deutsche Bank, is taking a sabbatical.


19 January 2021 0

Cloud backup service Rewind raises $15M Series A led by Inovia Capital (Meagan Simpson/BetaKit)

Meagan Simpson / BetaKit:Cloud backup service Rewind raises $15M Series A led by Inovia Capital  —  Ottawa-based Rewind has closed a $19 million CAD ($15 million USD) Series A round of financing as it looks to capitalize on and expand its “backup-as-a-service” business.  —  The almost six-year-old startup has developed …


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Supreme Court Case Could Limit Future Lawsuits Against Fossil Fuel Industry

The court will hear arguments on a technical legal question in a case that demands fossil fuel companies help pay for the costs of dealing with climate change.


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Sovcombank goes for rare social bond

Sovcombank, one of Russia’s largest private banks, entered the market on Tuesday for a social bond — still a rare format among CEEMEA borrowers. The bond follows an ESG loan the bank raised just weeks ago.


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Electric autonomous vehicle startup Cruise raises $2B at a $30B valuation from Microsoft, GM, Honda, and others (Kirsten Korosec/TechCrunch)

Kirsten Korosec / TechCrunch:Electric autonomous vehicle startup Cruise raises $2B at a $30B valuation from Microsoft, GM, Honda, and others  —  Cruise has raised $2 billion in a new equity round that has pushed its valuation up to $30 billion and delivered Microsoft as an investor and partner.


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Trovata, which develops automated cash management software, raises $20M Series A led by Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, bringing its total raised to $30M+ ( (Duncan Riley/SiliconANGLE)

Duncan Riley / SiliconANGLE:Trovata, which develops automated cash management software, raises $20M Series A led by Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, bringing its total raised to $30M+ (  —  Automated cash management startup Trovata Inc. said early Tuesday that it has raised $20 million in new funding to deliver new services …


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Turkey bans ads on Twitter and Pinterest for not appointing local representatives as mandated by social media law, says their bandwidth will be cut 50% in April (Reuters)

Reuters:Turkey bans ads on Twitter and Pinterest for not appointing local representatives as mandated by social media law, says their bandwidth will be cut 50% in April  —  ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Ankara has imposed advertising bans on Twitter, Periscope and Pinterest after they failed …


19 January 2021 0

Swimlane, which develops security operations management software, raises $40M led by EIP, bringing its total raised to $80M+ (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat:Swimlane, which develops security operations management software, raises $40M led by EIP, bringing its total raised to $80M+  —  Swimlane, a Denver-based security operations management software provider, today announced it raised $40 million.  The funding will be put toward accelerating partnerships …


19 January 2021 0

5 (Recent) Actions That Epitomize Andrew Wheeler’s Caustic Chemical Safety Legacy

As peoples’ minds have rightfully been on the state of our democracy and the Trump administration has been shedding agency heads left and right after inciting insurrection, the EPA’s administrator, Andrew Wheeler, has stuck around to finalize a long list of destructive items that represent the administration’s agenda all along: industry profits over public health


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