$160 million corruption scandal in Argentina roils its financial markets

Rolando Andrade Stracuzzi/Clarin via AP More than a dozen former Argentine government officials and business executives have been arrested in a large scale corruption scandal. The investigation is throwing Argentina upside down just as it gears up for economic recovery.  Watch the Argentine peso trade in real time here. Just as Argentina looked poised for […]

European mobile banking startup N26 raises $160 million from Tencent and Allianz

Mobile banking startup N26 has raised $ 160 million in a series C round of funding from Allianz Group’s investment arm Allianz X and Chinese tech titan Tencent. Founded in 2013 as “Number26,” the Berlin-based startup rebranded as N26 two years ago when it obtained its own banking license. The company serves 850,000 customers across…Read […]

Pregnant Kate Middleton wears £160 blue dress with sheer top to visit children’s charity

Kate Middleton, 36, arrived in Cambridge today. The pregnant duchess wore a blue dress with a sheer lacy top. The Duchess of Cambridge officially opened the new headquarters of children’s mental health charity Place2Be. Kate will launch the charity’s building in London which will allow more counsellors, teachers and school leaders to be trained and […]

Chipmakers Qualcomm and Broadcom are fighting to figure out the terms of a $160 billion acquisition

Rival computer chip design and manufacturing companies Qualcomm and Broadcom are publicly hashing out the details of a merger deal that could reach a $ 160 billion (£114 billion) price tag. The prospective deal came about in November when Broadcom made an offer to buy its rival Qualcomm. Qualcomm executives initially resisted the deal, but […]

Warren Buffett has enough firepower to do a $160 billion deal this year

AP Images Warren Buffett’s firm Berkshire Hathaway is sitting on a record amount of cash. UBS speculates that the company could make an acquisition exceeding $ 160 billion this year, perhaps in the utilities sector. Berkshire Hathaway has never had this much cash, so naturally people have wide-ranging ideas for how the Warren Buffett-led juggernaut […]

Failing to abide by THESE roads rules could land soon you £160 fine 

From 2018, the fine for people failing to pay the Congestion Charge in London or making illegal turns in the road will increase under new plans.  Currently the fines for failing to abide by these rules are £130 but Transport For London could hike the price to £160 from early 2018. Transport experts claim that […]

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