Stock futures plummet, triggering a trading halt amid uncertainty at government reaction to virus outbreak

Stock futures fell in early morning trading on Wednesday as the markets remained highly volatile with the government response to the coronavirus fallout unfolding. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Must Read: Sacai to Design Jean-Paul Gaultier’s Next Couture Collection, Uncertainty at Paris Fashion Week

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Sacai to design Jean-Paul Gaultier’s next couture collectionJean-Paul Gaultier has appointed Sacai’s Chitose Abe to create the Fall 2020 Gaultier couture collection. Speaking to WWD, he explained that he planned to … Read more…

Must Read: Sacai to Design Jean-Paul Gaultier’s Next Couture Collection, Uncertainty at Paris Fashion Week

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Sacai to design Jean-Paul Gaultier’s next couture collectionJean-Paul Gaultier has appointed Sacai’s Chitose Abe to create the Fall 2020 Gaultier couture collection. Speaking to WWD, he explained that he planned to … Read more…

Franchising growth could fall to lowest rate in four years amid election year uncertainty

The International Franchise Association’s Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2020 projects the number of franchised business in the U.S. will increase by 1.5% to a total of 785,316 — adding 232,000 jobs this year to reach 8.6 million employees. Small … Read more…

Franchising growth could fall to lowest rate in four years amid election year uncertainty

The International Franchise Association’s Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2020 projects the number of franchised business in the U.S. will increase by 1.5% to a total of 785,316 — adding 232,000 jobs this year to reach 8.6 million employees. Small … Read more…

Fed’s Beige Book Indicates Positive Outlook Despite Trade-Related Uncertainty

A report from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday said economic activity continued to expand at a modest pace overall from mid-May through early July. The Fed referenced widespread concerns about the possible negative impact of trade-related uncertainty but said the … Read more…

UK’s largest housebuilder calls on lawmakers to move forward with Brexit and stop the uncertainty

Brexit uncertainty is "unhelpful" for those seeking to buy a home, the CEO of the U.K.'s largest housebuilder by volume told CNBC Thursday. Real Estate BEST DEAL UPDATE: Easily Sell Your Home With ForSaleByOwner! A Home Sells with ForSaleByOwner Every … Read more…