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German elections last Sunday saw the success of a sweeping attempt to stop a housing crisis. In Berlin, the city’s skyrocketing rents and leftist politics came together to produce a referendum, approved by 56% of the city’s voters, which calls on the city’s governing body to socialize much of its housing stock. In the wake …

This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman. We’re joined now for Part 2 of our interview with Yanis Varoufakis, member of the Greek Parliament, former finance minister of Greece. We spoke with him about …

Currently, the tax code stipulates that unrealized capital gains are not taxable income. This means that someone who owns stock or property that increases in value does not pay tax on that increase until they actually sell that asset. This policy allowed the richest Americans to get richer by minimizing their tax obligations. What would …

Five-year plan for a progressive and inclusive market The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) launched its third Capital Market Masterplan (CMP3) last Tuesday, Sept 21, during a time of turbulence and unprecedented disruption. Against this backdrop, the SC has developed a five-year framework for a more inclusive market and a shared journey of recovery as Malaysia …

travnikovstudio / iStock.com In an article titled “Why Gen Z Turns to Socialism,” Vice explained why Democratic Socialist Bernie Sanders has been so successful in uniting so many Gen Z members through so many progressive causes and movements. It turns out that young people found common ground in a perceived common enemy: the capitalist system. …

Michael K. McMahan Tucked away in the massive $ 3.5 trillion budget proposal currently pending in the United States House and Senate is a provision that prohibits the investment of pension plan assets, including IRAs, in private companies. Of the many provisions in this law that will kill jobs, this will prove to be one …

Smartphones have the potential to reverse the pandemic-induced learning crisis. © World Bank Almost nine in ten children in sub-Saharan Africa have learning difficulties, in that they are unable to read and understand simple text before the age of 10. The pandemic is exacerbating this “learning crisis”, especially for poor and vulnerable households who do …

The government’s telecommunications program, such as the deferral of statutory contributions, will provide short-term financial relief to Vodafone Idea, while structural reforms will strengthen the long-term loss-making telecommunications company, its chairman Himanshu Kapania said. Speaking at the phone company’s 26th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday, Kapania added that the recently announced reforms would help …

The Lagos State Government has joined the lawsuit challenging the collection of value added tax by the Federal tax service (FIRS). Before that, the state has established a law to impose and invoice VAT as a court of appeal ordered states to maintain the status quo pending the decision of an appeal filed by FIRS. …

The action or inaction of Congress on the federal tax changes contemplated in the Build Back Better plan could have significant implications for states on many fronts. One critical area to note is the basis of income tax law: establishing the definition of income that most states will use to administer their own income taxes. …

The MPs, led by businessman and deputy chairman of the parliamentary industry committee Mohamed El-Sallab, said their legislative amendment followed an announcement by Finance Minister Mohamed Mait in early September that the new law on capital gains tax would be implemented in January 2022 as scheduled. “The announcement has hurt business and trade in the …

By Aduragbemi Omiyale The federal government has received approval to present a budget of 13.98 trillion naira to the National Assembly for fiscal year 2022. This authorization was given on Tuesday by the House of Representatives during the adoption of the Medium-Term Expenditure Framework / Budgetary Strategy Document (CDMT / FSP) 2022-2024 barely a week …

US President Joe Biden has proposed an increase in corporate taxes to fund his social spending program. In addition, he proposed an increase in the personal capital gains tax to 25 percent instead of 20 percent. While increasing corporate taxes will surely have an impact on corporate profits, the question for all retail investors is: …

Tectonic Gold (AQSE: TTAU) announced the completion of the first stage of the current drilling program and the visible success of the project has prompted management to immediately extend the campaign to follow up on this success. In particular, the first hole intercepted two mineralized copper intersections over 20 m deep at 100 m and …

Have the financial crisis, the Covid-19 pandemic and climate change revealed fundamental weaknesses of capitalism? John L. Campbell and John A. Hall write that while contemporary economists and policymakers tend to ignore the political and social dimensions of capitalism, some of the great economists of the past did not make the same mistake. Building on …

Serial entrepreneur, Paulius Stankevicius, and CEO and founder of Stankevicius Group is aiming high for 2022. He runs a private public relations and investor relations firm, Stankevicius MGM, and raised more than $ 500 million in funding for more than 250 clients in 2018. Fortunately in 2017 and 2018, the markets were bullish and have …

“Yes, we are an investment company and yes, we have a global exchange for growing CEOs; but above all … [+] everything else, we’re a community rooted in shared values. ”- Daniel Epstein, CEO of Unreasonable. The unreasonable group Unreasonable, is an investment firm that builds a unique “ecosystem for good” that encourages entrepreneurs to …

DURATION OF THE WEEK’S INVESTMENT Price-to-earnings (P / E) ratio: The price-to-earnings (P / E) ratio is one of the most used tools by investors and analysts to determine the relative valuation of a stock. The P / E ratio is used to determine whether a stock is overvalued or undervalued. A company’s P / …

Monday, Sep 27, 2021 / 5:45 a.m. / by SEC Nigeria / Header image credit: SEC Nigeria The Securities and Exchange Commission has again asserted that the capital market has the potential to fill the infrastructure gap in the country as well as help economic development. This was stated by the Executive Commissioner of Operations …

Receive free updates on the Chinese economy We will send you a MyFT Daily Summary e-mail gathering the latest news from the Chinese economy every morning. The writer, global chief strategist of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, is the author of “The Ten Rules of Successful Nations” For much of this year, commentators have warned that …

By Katharina Pistor / New York • It is perfectly understandable that large corporations and private financial institutions are rallying to new disclosure standards and other market-based measures to tackle climate change. It is an approach that allows capital owners another way to avoid a real calculationHeat waves, floods, droughts and forest fires are devastating …

Financial industry players are generally positive about the strategic initiatives highlighted in the Third Capital Market Master Plan (CMP3). They see the five-year roadmap as a potential game changer that can catapult the Malaysian capital market to the next level of growth and dynamism, thereby supporting the country’s transition to a more developed country. Bank …

In the case of real estate (excluding principal residence), taxpayers at the base rate pay the CGT at 18 percent; higher rate taxpayers pay 28 percent. A I’m afraid the short answer is no, because HMRC treats a gift of property very similar to a sale, so you will be taxed as if you sold …

Instruments such as bonds and preferred stocks are generally attractive to more conservative investors because of their relative ability to hold their value and for the regular income they generate. I note, however, that certain interests see preferred shares, in particular, as a source of capital gains. It would seem that this view emerges from …

My wife and I are in the early 1970s and have significant unrealized capital gains in our joint investment account. Is it advisable for us to cash in our winnings now and pay tax, or should we wait until we both die, when others will? The purpose of the sale now would be to minimize …

DENVER, September 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Assure Holdings Corp. (the “Society” Where “To assure“) (TSXV: IOM; OTCQB: ARHH; OTCQB: ARHHD*), an intraoperative neuromonitoring service provider (“IONM“), announced that its common shares have been approved for listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market (“NASDAQ“). Trading on NASDAQ is scheduled to begin September 29, 2021, under the …

Representative image While we file an income tax return (ITR) for the previous fiscal year to settle the tax payable or claim a refund, withholding tax kicks in in the year in which you earn income. In accordance with income tax rules, withholding tax must be paid by any taxpayer, including salaried employees, whose tax …

The stop will be in place until the start of normal trading on Monday, September 27, 2021, or when an announcement is posted to the market. High Peak Royalties Ltd (ASX: HPR) is currently on hold pending information on the completion of a capital raising effort. The stop will remain in place until the start …

Farmers and ranchers have watched with anxiety the development of the US plan for families. Potential capital gains tax changes have been a hot topic since President Joe Biden announced the plan in April. The proposal would subject accumulated gains in asset value to capital gains tax on the death of the owner of the …

KUALA LUMPUR (September 22): Public Investment Bank Bhd said today that Malaysia’s 3 Five-Year Capital Market Master Plan (CMP3) for 2021-2025 is truly a framework and a work in progress for the next five years and that the program will continue to strengthen the country’s capital market, which expanded to RM3.4 trillion at the end …

When diamonds and gold were found in South Africa in the late 1800s, the economy was transformed. Subsequently, a large amount of world money was invested. The country developed a well-developed industrial base in the years following World War II and experienced extremely volatile growth rates, including several years when it was among the highest …

KUALA LUMPUR (September 21): The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) today launched the Third Capital Market Master Plan (CMP3), which will serve as a strategic framework for the growth of Malaysia’s capital market over the five coming years. According to SC Chairman Datuk Syed Zaid Albar, Capital Market Master Plan 1 (2001-2010) and Capital Market Master …

The company’s shares will remain on hold until Thursday, September 23 or when an announcement is released to the market. Technology Metals Australia Ltd (ASX: TMT) has been granted a trading stop by ASX as it prepares to make a fundraising announcement. The stop will remain in place until the start of regular trading on …

The stop will remain in place until trading begins on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, or when the announcement is released to the market. ASX has granted Sipa Resources Limited a trading suspension with a pending fundraising announcement. The stop will remain in place until the start of normal trading on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, or …

The company’s free cash flow measure of US $ 48.9 million in the first half of 2021, from which the dividend is calculated, increased 131% year-on-year, resulting in an increase of 42% from interim dividend from last year at 8p / sh. With such a large cash generation, the company has also chosen to repay …

It takes time for a bud to blossom into a flower, and the process isn’t always straightforward. Some buds never flower, others simply wither. Emerging democracies work the same way. They need to be fed. The weeds of existing customs and practices that cling to the status quo are a constant obstacle. Then there are …

Friday, September 17, 2021 / 8:59 AM / by DMO Nigeria / Header image credit: SeeNews The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced its intention to issue Eurobonds on the International Capital Market (ICM). The last time Nigeria acceded to the ICM was in November 2018. Virtual meetings with investors are scheduled for September 17 …

By Ashemiriogwa Emmanuel With its massive support in creating jobs for Nigerians over the years, the Coca-Cola system in Nigeria, comprising Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC) and Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited, has announced that it will invest $ 560 billion. naira in the country in five years. NBC chief executive Mr. Mathieu Seguin said this Thursday …

“These dynamics have enabled the reinsurance industry to be healthy from a capital perspective, despite the fact that major claims activity in the first half of 2021 peaked in 10 years due to above-average claims. in the United States and Europe. In fact, excessive capital build-up and recovery in valuations are now leading to a …

.. Like Dangote Cement, MTN, GTCO, BUA Cement, Stanbic IBTC lead the highest dividend By Peter Egwuatu Investors in the Nigerian capital market have earned more than 700 billion naira from the payment of dividends by companies listed on Nigerian Exchange Limited, NGX Year to Date, YtD. So far, 58 companies in ten sectors of …

Rukudzo Mangoma As tears roll down our faces, hands raised in a position of surrender, we bow down to Heaven to intercede on our behalf. We pray for happiness, for health, but above all for prosperity and wealth. For the lucky few, their prayers are answered, but for most of us we wonder why we …

DURATION OF INVESTMENT OF THE WEEK Preferred stocks: Preferred stocks, more commonly known as preferred stocks, are shares of a company whose dividends are paid to shareholders before the issuance of common stock dividends. If the company goes bankrupt, the preferred shareholders are entitled to be paid out of the assets of the company before …

The first question a founder should ask is whether or not they want to stand up. If they can maintain or reinvest in their business using money earned from existing customers, then great. Digital asset market Envato has gone this route. Dr. Thomas Kelly, founder of medical technology startup Oscer, recently secured $5 million in …

By Peter Egwuatu The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has launched a risk-based management rule in the Nigerian capital market. The Commission has also instructed the Risk Management Association of Nigeria, RIMAN, to provide its experience on its rules for managing exposed risks which would help deepen the capital market. READ ALSO: Mixed trends, as …

The company’s shares will remain in suspension from trading until Wednesday, September 15 or when an announcement is released to the market. Golden Rim Resources Ltd (ASX: GMR) has been granted a trading halt by ASX as it prepares to make a capital increase announcement. The stop will remain in place until the start of …

Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) Chairman Professor Shibli Rubayat Ul Islam has expressed strong optimism that the capital market will continue to flow, saying that no quarter invested can now engage in any deed. criminal in the stock market as in the past. “The government is working to ensure a good business environment. As …

The company’s shares will remain on hold until Tuesday, September 14 or when an announcement is released to the market. Anson Resources Ltd (ASX: ASN) has been granted a halt to trading by ASX as it prepares to make a fundraising announcement. The stop will remain in place until the start of regular trading on …

The AMA SA Group [ASX:AMA] The share price is on hiatus today after announcing a $ 150 million fundraiser to strengthen its balance sheet. AMA expects the capital injection to offset the disruption caused by the pandemic. The disruption that has seen AMA stocks drop 35% in the past 12 months. Source: Tradingview.com AMA to …

Exscientia Limited (“Exscientia”), UK holding company of Frontier IP Group, announced yesterday that it has entered into a US $ 70 million collaboration, over a four-year period, with the Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop viral therapeutics against the coronavirus and other viruses with pandemic potential. VSA Morning …

By Aduragbemi Omiyale The federal government has received approval to present a budget of 13.98 trillion naira to the National Assembly for fiscal year 2022. This authorization was given on Tuesday by the House of Representatives during the adoption of the Medium-Term Expenditure Framework / Budgetary Strategy Document (CDMT / FSP) 2022-2024 barely a week …

Wednesday, September 08, 2021 / 6:47 PM / Ottoabasi Abasiekong for WebTV / Header image credit: WebTV Investors support and show great interest in long-term financing geared towards specific projects covering areas such as electricity, housing and infrastructure, among others. The statement was made by the President of the Chartered Institute of Securities Brokers, Mr. …

Phillip Britt (Aussie Broadband) Credit: Aussie Broadband Aussie Broadband completed a $ 114 million equity offering to secure mergers and acquisitions (M&A), among other growth opportunities. The placement, which consisted of 28.5 million common shares at $ 4 per share, is also expected to be used for the development of new business and technology products …

Are retroactive tax increases constitutional or even fair? Until now, the capital gain tax rate was zero, 15% or 20% depending on your income. In some cases you add the Obamacare tax of 3.8%, but at worst your total tax bill is 23.8%. Long-term capital gains tax is progressive, 0% on income up to $ …

Core Lithium Ltd (ASX:CXO) has raised A$25m under its recently completed and strongly backed Share Purchase Plan (SPP), which is significantly higher than the initial target of A$15m Australian dollars. The SPP complemented the company’s recent placement with sophisticated and institutional investors to raise A$91 million and Ganfeng’s recent equity investment of A$34 million, bringing …

Requests for the A $ 15 million SPP were received for a total of more than A $ 43 million, with the company raising the amount to A $ 25 million. Core Lithium Ltd (ASX: CXO) has raised AU $ 25million under its recently completed and heavily supported Share Purchase Plan (SPP), significantly higher than …

Faruq Ahmad Siddiqi, former chairman of the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission, said there is no need to worry about the current index and the average price-to-earnings ratio in the capital market, but it is time to be careful. Regulators have not been careful enough on these issues, he said Tuesday in an interview with …

DURATION OF INVESTMENT OF THE WEEK Capital gains: Capital gains are an economic concept defined as the profit made on the sale of a financial asset whose value has increased during the holding period. EQUITY MARKET HIGHLIGHTS: The Ghanaian stock market is advancing; returns 41.82% (YtD)The Ghana stock market at the end of the week …

Distressed women’s fashion clothing retailer Mosaic Brands, owners of chains including Non-B, Miller, Rockmans and Rivers, has confirmed details of its fundraising plan after a delay this weekend in a decision that ended up being applauded by investors. Key to the fundraiser will see Melbourne-based private retail giant Spotlight take a $ 10 million stake …

The company’s shares will remain in suspension from trading until Monday, September 6 or when an announcement is made on the market. Pan Asia Metals Ltd (ASX: PAM) has been granted a trading stop by ASX as it prepares to make a capital raising announcement. The shutdown will remain in place until regular trading begins …

Labor Day is here, and it’s about work in America. Our beloved workforce. Especially the middle-income American blue collar workers who have literally made this country a great country. They make our businesses work. They produce our goods and services. They are also the brave soldiers who defend our nation and our freedom in all …