Investors Appear Satisfied With IDP Education Limited’s (ASX:IEL) Prospects As Shares Rocket 28%

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Perelman Selling Almost Everything as Pandemic Roils His Empire

(Bloomberg) — Bit by bit, billionaire Ronald O. Perelman is parting with his treasures.His Gulfstream 650 is on the market. So is his 257-foot yacht. Movers hauled crates of art from his Upper East Side townhouse after he struck a deal with Sotheby’s to sell hundreds of millions of dollars of works.He’s unloaded his stake in Humvee-maker AM General, sold a flavorings company that he’d owned for decades and hired banks to find buyers for stock he holds in other companies.What in the world is going on with Ron Perelman? His exploits on and off Wall Street have been tabloid fare in New York since the go-go 1980s. But now, at an age when most fellow billionaires are kicking back, Perelman, 77, is facing a range of financial challenges, most of all at Revlon Inc., his cosmetics giant.Once touted as

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Minerva and Prospector Announce New Partnership That Promises to Attract New Investors to the Mining Sector

Companies Will Develop New Maps to Give Prospector Subscribers a User-Friendly Way to Explore Mining Companies and Projects

VANCOUVER, BC and FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 9, 2020 /CNW/ – Today Minerva Intelligence Inc. (TSXV: MVAI) (“Minerva” or the “Company”), an artificial intelligence (AI) company focused on knowledge engineering, announced a new partnership with Prospector, a search engine for the mining industry.  Minerva and Prospector will develop new interactive maps that will offer Prospector subscribers a user-friendly way to explore properties by geography, commodity, or deposit type.

Prospector (prospectorportal.com) is an AI-enabled technology platform built to modernize the way investors and researchers search for and access information about mining. Prospector draws data from various public exchanges such as TMX Datalinx, which operates the Toronto Stock Exchange, and represents 48% of publicly traded mining projects globally.

The interactive maps Minerva will produce aim to attract mineral exploration investment to the areas

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Kaskela Law LLC Announces Investigation of Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP) and Encourages Long-Term Investors to Contact the Firm

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PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Kaskela Law LLC announces that it is investigating Microchip Technology Inc. (“Microchip Technology” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: MCHP) on behalf of the Company’s stockholders.

Recently a shareholder class action complaint was filed in federal court on behalf of investors who purchased shares of the Company’s stock between March 2, 2018 and August 9, 2018.  Among other things, the complaint alleges that Microchip Technology and certain executive officers violated the federal securities laws by making a series of materially false and misleading statements to investors about Microchip Technology’s May 2018 acquisition of Microsemi Corporation.

The firm’s investigation seeks to determine whether members of Microchip Technology’s board of directors breached their fiduciary duties in connection with this alleged misconduct. 

Current Microchip Technology stockholders who purchased or acquired shares of the Company’s stock prior to March 1,

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Stocks fall but end off session lows as investors continue to rotate out of tech and momentum sectors

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Stocks finished with losses but off session lows in choppy trade on Wall Street on Friday, with some previously unloved sectors finding support as technology and other highflying segments felt the pressure of continued profit-taking.

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U.S. markets on Monday will be closed in observance of Labor Day, a factor that might have added to market volatility by sapping volume in the run-up to the long holiday weekend.

How did stock-market benchmarks perform?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed 159.42 points lower, down 0.6%, at 28133.31, after falling 628 points at its session low. The blue-chip gauge bounced in the final hour of trading, briefly pushing back into positive territory before falling back. The S&P 500 index (SPX) dropped 28.10 points, or 0.8%, to finish at 3,426.96, while the Nasdaq Composite Index (COMP) declined 144.97 points, or 1.3%, to end at 11,313.13. The

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Jobs App for Poor Indian Workers Gets $8 Million From Investors

(Bloomberg) — Apna, an app startup that aims to connect millions of bottom-of-the-pyramid workers to employers amid the devastation of India’s lockdown, has raised $8 million from a clutch of investors.



a group of people waiting at a train station: A passenger wearing a handkerchief to cover his mouth and nose, center, walks through a platform of a train station in Mumbai, India, on Saturday, March 21, 2020. Authorities ordered all non-essential businesses in Mumbai and across the broader state to shut from midnight through the end of March to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.


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A passenger wearing a handkerchief to cover his mouth and nose, center, walks through a platform of a train station in Mumbai, India, on Saturday, March 21, 2020. Authorities ordered all non-essential businesses in Mumbai and across the broader state to shut from midnight through the end of March to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.

The funding, from new investors Greenoaks Capital, Rocketship VC as well as existing backers Lightspeed India and Sequoia Capital, will help the app expand to more cities, the Indian firm said in a statement published Tuesday. It also wants to grow across verticals such as accounting, customer service and nursing. Currently, Apna is in five cities.

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The startup,

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