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London Finance Takes Another Hit as Carbon Market Goes to EU

(Bloomberg) — Intercontinental Exchange Inc. plans to move its 1 billion-euro ($1.2 billion) daily market for European carbon emissions contracts to the Netherlands from London in a blow to the U.K.’s attempts to build a green finance powerhouse after Brexit.



a large ship in the water with a city in the background: A pedestrian walks across the Millennium Bridge in view of skyscrapers in the City of London, U.K., on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. The Bank of England boosted its bond-buying program by a bigger-than-expected 150 billion pounds ($195 billion) in another round of stimulus to help the economy through a second wave of coronavirus restrictions.


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A pedestrian walks across the Millennium Bridge in view of skyscrapers in the City of London, U.K., on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. The Bank of England boosted its bond-buying program by a bigger-than-expected 150 billion pounds ($195 billion) in another round of stimulus to help the economy through a second wave of coronavirus restrictions.

Stuart Williams, president of ICE Futures Europe, said the decision to shift the business into the European Union will help traders and investors “manage climate price risk in the most cost-effective and seamless manner.”

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The market is a key plank of the EU’s efforts to combat climate change. Volumes for futures and

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‘Certainly an opportunity’ – Finance guru explores potential openings for Leeds amid cash boost

It was recently reported that the San Francisco 49ers had purchased additional Leeds United shares in a £50million deal and, along with majority shareholder Andrea Radrizzani, are said to have big ambitions for the club.



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General view inside Elland Road ahead of Leeds United v Nottingham Forest

The potential opportunities of this investment have been explored by a Football finance expert and it looks like it could become a great deal for Leeds.

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Football finance expert Kieran Maguire discussed the potential opportunities the club as he told Football Insider: “As a Championship club, they were streets ahead of everyone else because of the nature of the fanbase. But their commercial income in 2019 was £21m, compared to £280m at Manchester United, for example. It will have gone up as a result of getting to the Premier League but the

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Bitcoin surges above $46,000 to record after Elon Musk’s Tesla buys $1.5 billion worth

  • Bitcoin’s price soared to an all-time high, breaking above $46,000 apiece, after Tesla revealed a big stake in the digital coin.
  • The electric car maker also said it would start accepting payments in bitcoin for its products.
  • Tesla’s stake in bitcoin “will have a ripple effect across corporations around the global,” Wedbush analyst Dan Ives said.

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Bitcoin’s price jumped sharply to an all-time high after Tesla revealed a big stake in the cryptocurrency and said it would start accepting payments in the digital coin for its products.

The world’s largest cryptocurrency popped 20.33% to $46,081.64, for its best day since March, according to Coin Metrics. Following Tesla’s announcement, at one point it hit a record high of $47,458.

Bitcoin just finished a banner year with its price more than quadrupling in 2020.



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Beyond Commerce Names Peter Stazzone as Chief Financial Officer

LAS VEGAS, NV / ACCESSWIRE / February 8, 2021 / Beyond Commerce, Inc. (OTC PINK: BYOC ) (the “Company”), a provider of B2B internet marketing analytics, technologies and services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Stazzone as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Stazzone has more than 25 years experience in finance, operations management, and accounting within start-ups, high growth and multi-billion dollar organizations. Stazzone has been a member of the Beyond Commerce Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee since 2018.

Geordan Pursglove, Beyond Commerce’s Chief Executive Officer, commented, “We are extremely excited to have Mr. Stazzone join us in a full-time role as Chief Financial Officer. His diverse range of experience from finance to operations at start-ups through high growth situations and multi-billion dollar companies will be invaluable to us as we continue to grow our business organically and through strategic acquisitions and seek

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Metro YMCAs and Veritext Partnership Brings ‘Work from Home’ Career Opportunity to Job Seekers

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges is partnering with Veritext Legal Solutions, the leader in deposition and litigation support solutions, to introduce Digital Reporting – a new, in-demand career path with remote opportunities – to its community.

A Digital Reporter is a trained officiant who captures the record of testimony in legal proceedings using a high-quality digital audio system. Digital Reporters play a critical role in the deposition process and ensure the legitimacy of the record by officiating the proceeding, swearing in the witness, capturing verbatim testimony, marking exhibits, and performing immediate playbacks. Digital Reporting is a great career path for tech-savvy individuals interested in the legal system, and desire both a flexible work schedule and the option to work from home.

As litigation continues to rise nationwide, and the technology used to capture testimony evolves, there is a tremendous need for Digital Reporters who can take

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Heart pumping ideas to celebrate ‘National Wear Red Day’

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Friday marks “National Wear Red Day”, a day to raise awareness of women’s heart health and preventing one of the top annual causes of death. The annual awareness day is part of a month-long celebration of American Heart Month.

According to the American Heart Association, a woman dies from heart disease every 80 seconds in the U.S. Lutheran Health adds that heart disease claims the lives of half a million people in the U.S. every year.

While women and men share equal risk of developing heart disease, the symptoms can be vastly different. Lutheran Health Network has shared ideas to consider not just for women, but anyone who is looking to improve their health.

  • Evaluate and address metabolic syndrome: your figure may reveal if you have metabolic syndrome, or a group of abnormalities like obesity, high blood pressure and cholesterol.
  • Address diabetes head-on: Diabetes increases
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