Climate activists found
companies more receptive to steps like cutting emissions or
buying clean power this year, a new tally of shareholder
resolutions shows, a trend proponents said undercuts the case
for proxy rule changes sought by business groups.
J. Crew Group Inc has hired investment
banks to prepare for an initial public offering of its Madewell
apparel business, as the U.S. clothing chain seeks ways to
revive its fortunes, three people familiar with the matter said
Bitcoin dipped almost 8% on
Thursday, extending losses the day after U.S. Federal Reserve
Chairman Jerome Powell called for a halt to Facebook's Libra
cryptocurrency project until concerns ranging from privacy to
money-laundering were addressed.