Paris, Former Art Capital of Europe, is at the Top Again

TREND isn’t limited to the French capital, either. Last summer, Lucy Chadwick, the British-born former senior director of Gavin Brown’s Enterprise in New York City, has decided to relocate it, with a few days’ notice, in response to the urge to return to Europe after feeling overwhelmed by both the Trump presidency and Brexit. open …

Jazz Master Beegie Adair in Country Music Capital dies at 84

Even more notable for his status as a renowned jazz pianist, where he built his career—the home of country music in Nashville—Beegie Adair died at his home in Franklin, Tenn., on January 23. She was 84 years old. Monica Ramey, her manager and frequent vocal partner, confirmed the death. She didn’t give a reason, but …

Venture Capital Financing Increases for Crypto Companies

Venture capitalists have bet big on crypto startups in 2021, investing more than $27 billion globally as of the end of November, according to PitchBook. Most of the investments have been made by the venture capital arms of crypto companies, whose growth will depend on the expansion of the ecosystem. Coinbase Ventures, the investment arm …

Global regulators are raising capital requirements for the three big banks.

The Financial Stability Board has increased the capital requirements of three banks deemed systemically important (BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase) as part of its annual review of the measures it has identified to try to prevent another global financial crisis. The board, a board led by central bankers and other government officials from …

Ukraine Wants To Become The Crypto Capital Of The World

What about the corruption that plagues this country and that could intimidate potential immigrants? Future administrations may not allow tech companies to thrive without raids and seizures. Russia is threatening from the east. There are also revolutions to worry about. There have been two since 2004. Steven Hanke, professor of applied economics at Johns Hopkins …

Democrats Weigh a Tax on Billionaires’ Unrealized Capital Gains

Billionaires on the hook? As Democrats race to find ways to pay for President Biden’s social spending plans—especially as one of his own, Arizona Senator Kyrsten Cinema—is thwarting his efforts to raise corporate and individual tax rates. different tax. Billionaires may be taxed on unrealized capital gains on liquid assets, Democratic officials yesterday. It will …

La Liga Agrees to Sell 3 Billion Shares to CVC Capital Partners

TOKYO — Spain’s top football league has agreed in principle to sell 10 percent of its business to CVC Capital Partners, a private equity firm, for around $3 billion, according to executives familiar with the deal. If approved by league clubs, the deal could help the league’s cash-strapped teams. Giants like FC Barcelona, repair their …