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Investors ramp up pressure on Exxon over climate change

Investors ramp up pressure on Exxon over climate change

Investors on both sides of the Atlantic are pushing ExxonMobil to disclose targets that would drastically reduce its greenhouse gas emissions in line with the Paris climate agreement.

Amazon becoming 3rd-biggest digital ad platform

Amazon becoming 3rd-biggest digital ad platform

The new projection puts Amazon ahead of Microsoft in its share of the U.S. digital ad market. While it's still a distant third behind Google and Facebook, Amazon's share is growing so fast that some analysts argue it could one day catch up with those leaders.

Esports Are Exploding: Here Are The 3 Best Stocks To Profit

Esports Are Exploding: Here Are The 3 Best Stocks To Profit

57 million people tuned in to watch a recent professional video-gaming (esports) match. That’s almost 3x more than the 2018 NBA finals. […] Massive sums of cash are pouring into this booming sector.

Electric Mercedes opens German assault on Tesla

Electric Mercedes opens German assault on Tesla

The Mercedes EQC - whose launch program in Stockholm features yoga in a direct appeal to the Millennials who have flocked to Tesla - is the first production model under the carmaker’s electric EQ sub-brand. It will be closely followed by similarly hyped debuts for BMW and Audi.

Kill quarterly reporting? Some investors ring alarm bells

Kill quarterly reporting? Some investors ring alarm bells

Less reporting by U.S. corporations could put shareholders in the dark, allow companies to drift off course and even make U.S. stocks less attractive and create less public company investment, some investors and analysts argue.