Annual rate of 1.4% ‘should ease hysteria’
The UK government knows there are no good options
My SOTU morning train reads: • As States Legalize Marijuana, Investors See an Opportunity (New York Times) see also Record-High Support for Legalizing Marijuana Use in U.S. (Gallup) • How Apple Built a Chip Powerhouse to Threaten Qualcomm and Intel (Bloomberg) • Ikea has changed the way we think about furniture (Washington Post) • Few U.S. adults report bonuses, raises…
Hyperledger, the open source blockchain project from the Linux Foundation, released Hyperledger Sawtooth 1.0, its latest open source digital ledger project. Sawtooth joins its sister project, Hyperledger Fabric which reached 1.0 in July last year. Among the features in this latest open source distributed ledger product is on-chain governance, which lets members adjust the rules on the fly… Read More
SAP, the German enterprise software giant, announced it acquired CallidusCloud last night for $2.4 billion or $36 per share. Callidus provides configure price quote (CPQ) and sales performance management tools delivered as a cloud service. The share price is a nice bump for shareholders, representing a 21 percent premium over the 30-day volume weighted average share price, according to SAP.… Read More
Unemployment rate peaked at more than 17% in 2013 after country’s €78bn bailout
Accounting watchdog chief tells MPs that KPMG, PwC, Deloitte and EY need more competition.
Nearly one in five mortgage-holders has an interest-only home loan, but many do not have a plan for the final bill.
Domino’s says families watching the X Factor final together led to a surge in pizza orders.