Wirecard Inquiry Probes Why Germany Missed Fraud of Century

(Bloomberg) — Germany’s blame game over Wirecard AG’s collapse is focusing in on the question of why authorities failed to take a harder look at the payments company before it became the country’s biggest accounting scandal in living memory.Lawmakers will question a top adviser to Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday in Berlin before grilling financial industry watchdogs the following day as the fraud that burned investors engulfs the country’s political establishment. If the hearings go badly, parliament may start a deeper investigation as the country prepares for the post-Merkel era with an election due next year.Wirecard’s crash from rising star …

Greater tax revenues enable Centre to spice up capex, curb fiscal deficit throughout April-September

Gross customized duties grew 130{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} on yr, adopted by gross company tax (105{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811}) and excise duties (33{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811}) whereas state’s share in central taxes grew a paltry 0.08{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} in H1FY22.

Strong revenues helped the Centre to comprise its fiscal deficit within the first half of the present fiscal at 35{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} of annual funds estimate (BE) in contrast with 114.8{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} a yr in the past and 92.6{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} in FY20.

In H1FY22, the Centre’s internet tax receipts rose 101{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} on yr to Rs 9.2 lakh crore or 59.6{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} of FY22BE in contrast with simply 28{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} of the corresponding goal a yr in the

Is Big Oil Still a Big Deal?

(Bloomberg Opinion) — From Monday there will be just one oil company in the Dow Jones Industrial Average — Chevron Corp. The removal of Exxon Mobil Corp. from the index after an uninterrupted presence since 1928 shouldn’t come as a surprise. It’s not the end of Big Oil, but it may signal the start of the beginning of the end.It may seem odd to remove one of only two oil companies in the index at a time when the shale boom has transformed America's role in the global market. After all, the U.S. now produces more oil and more natural …

FTC sues to dam Nvidia’s $40 billion Arm deal

The Federal Commerce Fee on Thursday sued graphics card large Nvidia (NVDA) to dam its proposed acquisition of Arm.

“The FTC is suing to dam the most important semiconductor chip merger in historical past to forestall a chip conglomerate from stifling the innovation pipeline for next-generation applied sciences,” FTC Bureau of Competitors Director Holly Vedova mentioned in a launch.

“This proposed deal would distort Arm’s incentives in chip markets and permit the mixed agency to unfairly undermine Nvidia’s rivals,” Vedova added.

An Nvidia spokesperson responded to the swimsuit saying: “As we transfer into this subsequent step within the FTC course

BlackBerry Announces Redemption of Existing Convertible Debentures and Provides Update on Issuance of New Convertible Debentures

WATERLOO, Canada, Aug. 28, 2020 /CNW/ — BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) today announced the amendment of the indenture governing its outstanding 3.75{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} unsecured convertible debentures (TSX: BB.DB.V) (the “3.75{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} Debentures”) to permit the optional redemption of the 3.75{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} Debentures prior to November 13, 2020.  Additionally, a notice of redemption has been issued to holders of the 3.75{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} Debentures pursuant to which BlackBerry will redeem the entire outstanding principal amount of the 3.75{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} Debentures on September 1, 2020 (the “Redemption Date”).  The outstanding principal amount of the 3.75{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} Debentures is US$605 million.

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India’s street community can pave the trail to speedy financial restoration in coming years

Notably, scripting the nation’s development story, India has the second-largest street community globally, spanning a complete of 5.89 million km.
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By Deepak Sood

The pulsating financial system of a rustic relies on the roads that function its arteries. Due to this fact, street transport has emerged as a dominant phase with a share of 4.8 per cent in India’s GDP. India witnessed a historic second on September 9, 2021, when an Emergency Touchdown Strip (ELF) was devoted to the nation at Gandhav-Bhakasar part on Nationwide Freeway-925 at Barmer, Rajasthan, for Indian Air Power. This was the primary time

Apple and Tesla split their shares, but does it matter?

By John McCrank

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Shares of Apple Inc <AAPL.O> and Tesla Inc <TSLA.O> will be less costly on Monday as pre-announced stock splits take effect, in theory making them more accessible to retail investors, but as more brokers offer fractional shares, some in the market question the need.

Investors cheered the Apple and Tesla announcements, helping extend a rally in the companies’ shares, which along with many other technology firms, have soared in value as the market emerged from its pandemic-induced depths in March.

That made owning a piece of these companies seem out of reach of

Ethanol consumption set to rise as govt appears to be like to extend fee of gas mixing

Pandey stated that the auto trade has been invited to usher in expertise which is already accessible globally in order that surplus foodgrains and sugarcane are used, offering aid to all stakeholders in the complete eco system.

Meals secretary Sudhanshu Pandey on Friday stated the nation’s gas ethanol consumption is about to rise and the federal government is focusing on the implementation of motor gas mixing on the fee of E20 (20:80 ethanol: gasoline) by the 12 months 2024. Motor gas mixing of 20{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} will change into obligatory from 2025, he stated.

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CIBC Announces Third Quarter 2020 Results

TORONTO, Aug. 27, 2020 /CNW/ – CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended July 31, 2020.

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Reported Net Income

$1,172 million

$1,398 million

$392 million



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$1,243 million

$1,415 million

$441 million



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E-way GST invoice era picks up tempo forward of festive season

The day by day common for the primary 19 days of September was 21.24 lakh, virtually at par with the day by day common (21.26 lakh) for August.

Every day e-way invoice era for items transportation beneath the Items and Companies Tax (GST) system got here in at 22.71 lakh for the week ended September 19, up 10.4{c34e2c9cd63a11c97fab811dbaaefe0cfbb1edd2527888e1a44d36f3491ee811} over the day by day common for the earlier week, reflecting a pick-up in financial exercise forward of the pageant season.

The day by day common for the primary 19 days of September was 21.24 lakh, virtually at par with the day