One positive about this story for Ant Group is that it clears away even more regulatory uncertainty. That's something that should be positive for investors and for Alibaba, which owns a one third stake. But the question is how much the regulation will impact Ant's growth $BABA
The U.K. is exploring joining an existing free-trade agreement between the U.S., Mexico and Canada, a person familiar with the nation’s thinking said, a recognition the Biden administration won’t start negotiations on a bespoke deal any time soon.
🔑 “The idea that we’re *due* for a correction is a little like your doctor saying, ‘Your checkup looks great, so now you’re due to get sick.” - Credit Suisse’s Chief US Equity Strategist, Jonathan Golub, to@FerroTVVg
Israel is making preparations to ensure it has sufficient vaccine supply in case a FOURTH round of Covid-19 shots is needed. 💉 Israel se prepara para tener suficiente suministro de vacunas en caso de que se necesite una CUARTA ronda de inyeccionesbloomberg.com/news/articles/…P
A photo of a medical book page that lists the common cold as a condition caused by coronaviruses has been shared online recently. However, the common cold is not caused by the same coronavirus that causes COVID-19 reut.rs/2X4ic2Y
OnlyFans-ish: Twitter starting to roll out Super Follows - new feature lets users charge for subscriber-only content. 🐦 Twitter commends a implementar Super Follows, su nueva función que permite a los usuarios cobrar por contenido solo para suscriptorestheverge.com/2021/9/1/22651…C
Una sola persona que da positivo para la variante delta en Asia está teniendo un efecto dominó en la cadena de suministro, literalmente, en todo el mundo. Este informe increíblemente detallado muestra actualmente cuán profundos son los problemas inflacionarios.
A single person testing positive for the delta variant in Asia today is having a knock-on effect on the supply chain, literally, around the world. This incredibly-detailed piece shows hows just how deep inflationary woes are running currently. bloomberg.com/news/articles/…
Beautiful essay from a friend and colleague 👇Now that the whole world has lived in a pandemic, hopefully they will better understand the pandemic the gay community has been living with since the eighties.@THETonyMorrisonn nothing changes how we see you - just how brave you are!twitter.com/THETonyMorriso…o
A fourth wave of infections is rapidly approaching the levels of Israel’s worst days of the pandemic last winter. Israeli scientists have found growing evidence of waning immunity, particularly among the older population who were vaccinated first. nytimes.com/2021/08/18/wor…
U.S. Congressman attacks respected Arizona Jewish journalist whose family perished in the Holocaust as aligned with Nazis… just as gubernatorial candidate @KariLake attacks very same reporter as part of her fundraising campaign. twitter.com/drpaulgosar/st…
There were 20 mentions of “metaverse” on Facebook's recent hour-long call earnings call, indicating just how quickly the idea has become central to Facebook’s future growth 👽 Hubo 20 menciones de "metaverso" en la llamada de ganancias de de Facebook…cnbc.com/2021/07/29/fac…L
“It took watching my son die and me suffering the effects of covid for us to realize we need the vaccine,” the mother said. “We did not get vaccinated when we had the opportunity and regret that so much now.” “Tuve que ver a mi hijo morir y yo sufrir… washingtonpost.com/health/2021/07…
We are so lucky! Kiril interviewed Cathie for over two hours giving us in depth insights to her investment thesis, how she invests, how she is challenging the status quo and even a long discussion on #bitcoin
Value = Priceless.
Only on @RealVision , out Monday and all week. twitter.com/RealVision/sta…
I just left the ER.
We are officially back to getting crushed by COVID-19.
Delta Variant is running rampant and it’s MUCH more transmissible than the original virus.
99% of our ICU admits did NOT receive a vaccine.
Virtually ALL of them wish they had.
1/3 Some really distressing videos coming out of Zhengzhou in central China - this driver looks rather calm under pressure. But other videos on WeChat show what appear to be people clearly struggling to keep their heads above the flood waters. Death toll so far is 1, 2 missing
Here's my take on why China is going after its tech giants. Let me know your thoughts. Thread:
Firstly, this crackdown is coming from the top. One regulator - the Cyberspace Administration of China - responsible for Didi punishment, reports to a body chaired by Xi, for example
“Visa is expanding its crypto business after consumers spent more than $1 billion worth of cryptocurrency through Visa’s crypto-linked cards in the first half of 2021.” "Visa está expandiendo su negocio de criptomonedas después de que los consumidores… blockworks.co/visa-partners-…
📸 The Future of Instagram 📸
Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri just said, "We're no longer a photo-sharing app."
He announced 4 key priorities:
Here's why Instagram is focusing on each of these FDZ
I chatted with @SamuelHBurke of @RealVision about the intersection of creators, crypto, and the metaverse.
Topics included: Gen Z behaviors, Reality Privilege, next-generation social platforms, and what we can learn from Soul's avatar-based, AI-driven social network in China. twitter.com/RealVision/sta…
🌍 Stock markets are down around the world.
On the@RealVisionn Daily Briefing, we'll be putting this into perspective with guest@pboockvarr (manages $8 billion in wealth).
Inflation, �#USDSD & a growing push toward green bonds in Europe. WATCHyoutu.be/7pfW2rqxFBILA
London hedge fund Marshall Wace plotting investments in digital asset sector as booming interest in cryptocurrencies & related technologies lure large asset managers/El fondo Marshall Wace planea inversiones en el sector de activos digitales/criptomonedas on.ft.com/3yuBQT8