Commission-free trading startup
Robinhood has launched U.S. checking and savings accounts that
pay a 3 percent interest rate, broadening the suite of financial
products it offers, the company said on Thursday.
The United States plans to
counter the rapidly expanding economic and political influence
of China and Russia in Africa, where the two nations use corrupt
business practices with little regard for the rule of law,
according to prepared remarks on Thursday by U.S. national
security adviser John Bolton.
The founder and CEO of Portuguese
start-up Science4You said demand for the company's share
offering, which closes on Friday, was going well and he remains
confident despite two local companies recently abandoning
listing plans due to jittery markets.