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Your three-layer survival kit for 2020, says this capital strategist

We have your gloom on the market for Wednesday. Global shares are down to fading trade optimism after Beijing warned of retaliation over a Senate-approved bill to support Hong Kong's human rights, and President Donald Trump threatened China with more tariffs. There is no doubt that geopolitical tensions will follow us all the way into 2020, along with concerns about …

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"Thanks, WeWork" – 2 of the coworking startup's biggest rivals pay in after its public merger

Reuters Two of WeWork's biggest rivals pay into the collapse of the original public offering, its rescue of SoftBank and its ongoing review. "Thanks, WeWork," IWG CEO Mark Dixon tells Fast Company, adding that the public merger of coworking had aimed a spotlight on shared workspaces. "Landlords are considering moving in our direction that may not have been before," CBRE's …

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Lowe's results Q3 2019 beat estimates

Lowe's on Wednesday reported quarterly revenue that beat analysts' expectations and raised its forecast for the year, but revenue was below forecasts. The home improvement retailer also announced that it has restructured its Canadian leadership and plans to close 34 stores in Canada during the fourth quarter. Lowe's shares increased by more than 4% in the premarket trade. Here is …

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Target (TGT) Q3 2019 profit, share increase

Target revenue and sales gained analysts' estimates, which marked a bright spot in retail after weak reports from department stores JC Penney and Kohl. The wholesale retailer also raised its outlook for the whole year, ahead of the very important holiday jumping season. Its shares increased more than 10% in the premarket trade with the news. CEO Brian Cornell said …

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Vegan suits Burger King for cooking Impossible Whopper on the meat grill

Copyright copyright Getty Images Caption Burger King advertises the herbal burger as "100% Whopper, 0% Beef". A vegan customer sues Burger King for cooking her plant-based patties on the same grills it uses for meat. In a proposed class application filed in the United States, Philip Williams said how Impossible Whopper is grilled leaves it "covered in meat by-products". He …

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The $ 189,000 DBX SUV is here to save Aston Martin

For all indignities, James Bond suffers in the opening scene The Spy Who Loved Me – a mustard snowsuit, a disco version of his theme song, pushed on by Soviet killers – at least he didn't have to start the day on the slopes in cold boots. And you won't either if you travel to the Alps in DBX. Because …

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Why this week is a "major turning point" for US newspapers

Since changes in local newspapers, after all, have ramifications for large and small communities, from coast to coast and all points in between. "This week marks an important turning point in the already unsettling US daily deal," News Industry analyst Ken Doctor told me on Tuesday night. "As the year and the boring decade, close, financial players have taken control …

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