PayPal Holdings Inc co-founder
Max Levchin's Affirm is said to be raising as much as $1.5
billion in a combination of debt and equity, TechCrunch reported
on Thursday, citing sources familiar with the matter.
The Democratic-led U.S.
House of Representatives Judiciary Committee voted to intensify
its investigation of Republican President Donald Trump on
Thursday, as lawmakers edged closer to deciding whether to
recommend his impeachment.
Woodford Patient Capital Trust,
the listed trust run by under-fire money manager Neil Woodford,
said its administrator Link Fund Solutions would cut the
valuation of its stake in another of the company's holdings.
A U.S. appeals court on
Thursday upheld the conviction of a former HSBC Holdings Plc
executive who was sentenced to two years in prison for
defrauding Cairn Energy Plc in a $3.5 billion currency