Leaders address regional economic opportunities at InvestUP summit | News, Sports, Jobs

Upper Peninsula business and community leaders gather May 12 in Marquette for the U.P. CEO Summit. They discussed the region’s challenges, opportunities and strengths. MARQUETTE — More than 100 business and community leaders from across the Upper Peninsula gathered in May at the Upper Peninsula CEO Summit in Marquette. The inaugural

BUSINESS | Opportunities all around | Breaking News

There is an old saying, “Opportunity knocks but once.” In today’s business climate, many opportunities are available for career seekers, and they knock repeatedly. However, fortune still favors the bold. The person willing to work hard and learn new skills has many options. A few years ago, college graduates were struggling to find employment. That

Larry Kudlow: Here’s the worst economic news today

‘Kudlow’ host explains why high inflation usually ends in recession and provides solutions to Biden’s failed economic policies. So, all eyes on the Fed today, which raised their target rate by 75 basis points as everyone expected, because they leaked it to the Wall Street Journal on Monday. Here’s the worst economic news today.  Retail

Town Talk | Economic development leaders launch $2.5 million fundraising campaign to boost county’s fortunes post pandemic | News, Sports, Jobs

The former Farmland site is pictured on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021. Lots that have been developed as part of Lawrence VenturePark can be seen in the foreground. Post-pandemic life — whenever that begins — is likely to feature a race. It will be between communities looking to prosper. Local leaders are

‘Putting their money where their mouth is’: Here’s what 3 analysts have to say about Coinbase’s decision to add $500 million of crypto to its balance sheet | Currency News | Financial and Business News

Coinbase Co-founder and CEO Brian Armstrong Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Coinbase announced recently it will add $500 million of cryptocurrency to its balance sheet, and invest in a portfolio of crypto assets. Analysts largely agree the move signify’s Coinbase’s commitment to the cryptocurrency space. But several

Swiss Close Decade-Long Russian Money Laundering Probe | Business News

BERLIN (AP) — Swiss prosecutors said Tuesday they have closed a decade-long investigation into suspected Russian money laundering linked to a fraud scandal in which late lawyer Sergei Magnitsky played a leading role. The Swiss investigation against persons unknown centered on money laundering alleged to have been committed in Switzerland between 2008 and 2010. It

After scrutiny, Premium Mortgage vows to boost loans to people of color | News

A Rochester-based mortgage lender has pledged to invest $500,000 in loan incentives to homebuyers in historically-disadvantaged communities across upstate New York after coming under scrutiny for its lending patterns by state regulators. The move by Premium Mortgage follows a state Department of Financial Services report on mortgage lending practices in the Buffalo area that cited

Karma Automotive Debuts First Club Car Current Vehicles Produced Under Contract Manufacturing Agreement With AYRO | National News

MORENO VALLEY, Calif., July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Karma Innovation and Customization Center (KICC) revealed the first Club Car Current vehicles being produced under a contract manufacturing agreement with AYRO, Inc. (NASDAQ: AYRO). These light-duty electric vehicles (EVs) fill the gap between full-sized trucks and small utility carts for low-speed logistics and cargo

News | Mechanical Engineering | College of Engineering

Olivia Tahti wins Madani-Gordaninejad Speech Competition The environmental engineering student’s speech, “Still Water in Coal Run,” focused on the importance of ethical practice in water infrastructure engineering. NSF CAREER Award recipient Yan Wang investigates phonon waves to develop effective thermal engineering strategies Research will advance heat-transfer solutions for microchip and laser