Wall Street Week – Full Show (06/05/2020)

Jun.05 — One of the most iconic brands in financial television returns for today’s issues and today’s world. This week’s Wall Street Week features David Westin’s interviews with SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, Former White House Chief of Staff & Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Harvard Kennedy School Senior Fellow Megan Greene, and Columbia University Professor … Read more Wall Street Week – Full Show (06/05/2020)

Rotation into cyclical stocks confirmed by the surprise rebound in U.S. Hiring: Allianz’s Mahajan

Jun.05 — Allianz Global Investors U.S. Investment Strategist Mona Mahajan says that the rebound in hiring in the leisure and hospitality industries confirms the rotation into cyclical stocks. She also points to a trend downward in flight-to-safety assets. She joins David Westin on “Bloomberg Wall Street Week.”

New restrictions on foreign investment in all ‘sensitive national security’ businesses | ABC News

Foreign investors will face new restrictions if they want a stake in sensitive industries, under sweeping changes aimed at protecting Australia’s national security. 19:08 During questioning Scott Morrison asked people not to break coronavirus social-distancing rules by attending Black Lives Matter protests this weekend, telling them to “find a better way” of expressing themselves. Read … Read more New restrictions on foreign investment in all ‘sensitive national security’ businesses | ABC News

2020/06/03 WHO pandemic response / RDIF chief on vaccine / The future of Hong Kong

— A diversified donor base for the World Health Organization… and ways to improve the global pandemic response – from the WHO spokesperson. — The search for a coronavirus cure… could it be a medical ‘arms race’? The lowdown from the CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund. — And, the HKSAR chief executive in … Read more 2020/06/03 WHO pandemic response / RDIF chief on vaccine / The future of Hong Kong

Epidemic of wipes plague sewers due to pandemic, pleas ignored by U.S. citizens

U.S. cities are seeing an unwelcome side effect of the pandemic. The #sewers are being jammed with wipes, but no-one’s listening to pleas to stop flushing them down the toilet. Officials say there’s been a 17-ton increase in wipes blocking sewage pipes despite a huge investment in machines to get rid of them. The new … Read more Epidemic of wipes plague sewers due to pandemic, pleas ignored by U.S. citizens

Guggenheim’s Minerd Says Fed Will Face ‘Day of Reckoning’ Over Asset Purchases

Jun.03 — Scott Minerd, chief investment officer at Guggenheim Investments, discusses the impact of the Federal Reserve’s efforts to stabilize the U.S. economy on credit markets, corporate debt, and defaults. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Sonali Basak on “Bloomberg Markets.”

It’s a Match! Understanding Technical Aspects of “Open Architecture” Investment Treatymaking

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 13: Rise or Decline of Multilateralism? Current Dynamics in Treaty Negotiation, Cooperation and Withdrawal, by Ashlee Uren, LL.M. Candidate, Georgetown University. The Cambridge International Law Journal 9th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference on the theme of ‘International Law and … Read more It’s a Match! Understanding Technical Aspects of “Open Architecture” Investment Treatymaking

The Future of Environmental Norms in ICSID Arbitration

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 12: Addressing Environmental Risk through International Trade and Investment, by Godwin Tan, Trainee Solicitor, Allen & Overy, London; Andrea Chong, Trainee, Rajah & Tann, Singapore. Full title: “The Future of Environmental Norms in ICSID Arbitration: Counterclaims, New Generation Treaties … Read more The Future of Environmental Norms in ICSID Arbitration

Promoting Investment in Sustainable Landscape Management:Lessons Learned from DR Congo

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 12: Addressing Environmental Risk through International Trade and Investment, by Freedom-Kai Phillips, Ph.D. Candidate, University of Cambridge. Full title: “Promoting Investment in Sustainable Landscape Management and Traditional Knowledge to Advance Sustainable Development: Legal Measures and Lessons Learned from the … Read more Promoting Investment in Sustainable Landscape Management:Lessons Learned from DR Congo

Implementing Environmental Treaties Through Green Finance Taxonomies

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 12: Addressing Environmental Risk through International Trade and Investment, by Grégoire Lunven de Chanrond, Ph.D. Candidate in Laws, Chinese University of Hong Kong. The Cambridge International Law Journal 9th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference on the theme of ‘International … Read more Implementing Environmental Treaties Through Green Finance Taxonomies