A Bugatti Veyron, a Gulfstream private jet, and a $330,000 diamond ring: Feds charge 3 men for alleged $364 million Ponzi scheme to fund lavish lifestyle

Federal prosecutors have charged three men in connection with an alleged $ 364 million Ponzi scheme that could have more than 400 victims nationwide.  The men were indicted on charges of conspiracy, wire fraud, identity theft, and money laundering. The indictment alleges that the three men took $ 73 million of investors’ funds “to purchase […]

What about your workers? Amazon’s Bezos gets grief for $2bn fund to help homeless & children

Amazon CEO and world’s richest man Jeff Bezos has invoked Twitter wrath for seemingly an all-around commendable cause – setting up a charity fund to fight homelessness and create a preschool network for the underprivileged. The so-called Day One Fund will be multi-billionaire businessman’s most significant foray into philanthropy to date. The 2$ billion pledged […]

The cofounder of fashion brand Superdry is donating £1 million to fund a second Brexit referendum

REUTERS/Henry Nicholls Julian Dunkerton, the cofounder of fashion brand Superdry, is donating £1 million to the People’s Vote campaign. The UK campaign group is calling for a second referendum on the terms of Britain’s exit from the EU. It wants Brits to be given the option to remain in the EU if they don’t like […]

Elon Musk says Saudi fund on board to take Tesla private

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Earnings/Financials,Government/Legal,Green,Tesla That contradicts a report that Saudi Arabia’s sovereign investment fund has no interest. Continue reading Elon Musk says Saudi fund on board to take Tesla private Elon Musk says Saudi fund on board to take Tesla private originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:30:00 […]

Saudi fund has shown no interest in bankrolling Tesla buyout

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Earnings/Financials,Government/Legal,Green,Tesla,Electric The pressure is on Elon Musk to provide details of his financing plan. Continue reading Saudi fund has shown no interest in bankrolling Tesla buyout Saudi fund has shown no interest in bankrolling Tesla buyout originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 11 Aug 2018 18:45:00 EDT. Please […]

Here’s Your Chance to Help Fund a Documentary About ‘The Last Blockbuster’

Remember Blockbuster Video? If you’re younger than I am, there’s a good chance you don’t! But at one point in history, brick and motor stores dotted the land, offering customers an opportunity to rent video tapes (and later, DVDs and Blu-rays). Blockbuster Video was the reigning champion of franchised video stores, but the birth of […]

Apple launches $300 million green energy fund in China

(Reuters) — Apple will launch a $ 300 million clean energy fund in China, the firm said in a statement on Friday, working with its suppliers to invest in renewable energy projects that could power close to 1 million homes in the country. China’s government has made cutting pollution a key priority, putting pressure on […]

A YouTuber combined an EDM mix from Goldman Sachs’ future CEO with a video by hedge fund legend Ray Dalio — and it’s as weird as it sounds

YouTiube A YouTuber has combined the music of Goldman Sachs President David Solomon with a motivational video from Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio. Solomon creates music under the name DJ D-Sol, and has over 425,000 monthly listeners on Spotify. Check out the video below. Wall Street’s song of the summer is almost certainly going to […]