According to Cohen, Trump went on to call Obama a "Manchurian candidate" who got his Ivy League degrees by the way of affirmative actions. Cohen has also included other racist barbs and jibes which Trump allegedly made, including when he told Cohen in 2015 that blacks and Latinos are 'not my people'. … [Read more...] about US President Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer says he hired Barack Obama’s lookalike and ‘ritualistically belittled’ him
Corbat led Citigroup for eight years, rebuilding the company after it nearly collapsed during the Great Recession and 2008 financial crisis. The federal government had to step in to buy a stake in Citi to keep it afloat, and the New York bank had some of the most toxic assets of all the major banks during this time. … [Read more...] about Citi picks Jane Fraser as its next CEO, first woman in that role
"We believe Jane is the right person to build on Mike’s record and take Citi to the next level. She has deep experience across our lines of business and regions and we are highly confident in her. Jane’s ability to think strategically and also operate a business are a unique combination that will serve our company well," John Dugan, the Chair of Citi's board, said in a statement. … [Read more...] about Here’s all you need to know about Citi’s new CEO Jane Fraser
Some companies with leases that are ending this year or next appear to be kicking the can down the road, signing short-term extensions rather than committing to typical deals that last several years. In recent weeks, NBC Universal extended a lease for a secondary office at 1221 Avenue of the Americas and the Stroock & Stroock & Lavan law firm did the same for its office downtown. But they both did so for just a year, according to Colliers. A spokeswoman for NBC Universal declined to comment and Stroock & Stroock did not return a call and multiple emails. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 | Manhattan’s office buildings are empty. But for how long?
I think my family and I have probably watched that film more than anyone else! It was such an honour to have a film like that named after me. Of course, one of my favourite things to do is put my football boots back on and have a kickabout in the garden with the kids, to show them that I’ve still got it and can teach them a thing or two! … [Read more...] about Morning Stars: David Beckham on how he starts the day, his exercise regime and how he maintains a schedule