How Bad Is It?

“What to make of this?”Credit…Andrew Kelly/Reuters Evergrande is just a part of the story The world inventory market drop yesterday — the S&P 500 recorded its greatest one-day plunge since May — was seemingly induced by the troubled Chinese actual property agency Evergrande. And when a single, massive, teetering agency…

How Tax Giants Write Their Own Rules

Behind the columns on the Treasury Department, a revolving door.Credit…Stefani Reynolds for The New York Times Taxing occasions There’s a well-oiled revolving door between the biggest accounting corporations within the U.S. and the Treasury Department, The Times’s Jesse Drucker and Danny Hakim report. The biking of pros between the private…

Why Taxing Stock Buybacks Is the Wrong Fix for Executive Pay

The DealBook publication delves right into a single matter or theme each weekend, offering reporting and evaluation that provide a greater understanding of an vital difficulty in the information. This week, the monetary journalist Roger Lowenstein weighs in on a plan by Senate Democrats to tax inventory buybacks. If you…

What Facebook Knows

Mark Zuckerberg faces as much as Facebook’s faults.Credit…Pete Marovich for The New York Times Facebook’s inside affairs This week, The Wall Street Journal revealed a bombshell investigation about how Facebook responds to the failings in its platform. The four-part report, which is basically based mostly on inside paperwork, means that…

Back on Track

Next cease: Mexico.Credit…Todd Korol/Reuters A protracted and winding journey One of probably the most compelling dealmaking sagas this yr hasn’t been in tech, pharma or one other business that always dominates the information. It is a bidding struggle amongst railroads — what century is that this once more? — that…

Best Stimulus Ever?

We are excited to announce the primary in a collection of DealBook Dialogue convention calls, which is able to function business specialists taking your questions concerning the large problems with the day. Join us on Tuesday, Oct. 5, for a deep dive into cryptocurrency’s impression on the setting. Are the…

What to Expect from Gary Gensler’s Testimony

Gary Gensler is pushing for larger transparency, amongst many different issues.Credit…Kayana Szymczak for The New York Times Gensler takes the recent seat The S.E.C. chair Gary Gensler will testify earlier than the Senate Banking Committee at this time, after 5 months on the job. Since his affirmation, his public statements…

Why Apple Didn’t Lose in the Epic Games Ruling

Epic Games C.E.O. Tim Sweeney, entrance, has filed an attraction towards a federal courtroom ruling in its case towards Apple.Credit…Brittany Hosea-Small/Reuters A call that cut up in Big Tech’s favor A federal decide’s cut up determination on Friday in the high-profile case between Apple and Epic Games, which stopped wanting…

Join Us for a Conversation on Greening Cryptocurrency

As firms more and more emphasize environmental and sustainability targets, the place precisely does energy-intensive cryptocurrency slot in? How do the alternatives surrounding crypto examine with the assets it consumes? And how will we make the mining course of extra sustainable? On Oct. 5., be a part of Andrew Ross…