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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Amazon’s first-ever employee says the company is big enough where it could make sense to break it up

Amazon's first-ever employee, Shel Kaphan, says he's "scared" of how big Amazon has become, and breaking it up could make sense.

‘A new risk to the global growth outlook’: Here’s what the Fed said about the coronavirus outbreak at its last meeting

The Federal Reserve deemed current market risks as "somewhat more favorable" to those seen in late 2019 as coronavirus fears replaced trade tensions.

Major tech firms have a ‘fundamental responsibility’ to protect US elections, Microsoft’s president says

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made his first appearance at the forum and called on tech firms to welcome some regulation around election interference.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

Google says the EU’s hardline antitrust punishments threaten internet innovation as it starts the first of three legal battles against $9 billio...

Google says internet innovation is threatened by the EU's antitrust regulation as begins to challenge $9 billion worth of EU fines.

Mark Zuckerberg to meet with European regulators ahead of proposals intended to rein in power of US and Chinese tech giants

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with European regulators on next week, days before commissioners present proposals to rein in US tech giants.
A worker checks the fans on miners, at the cryptocurrency farming operation, Bitfarms, in Farnham, Quebec, Canada.

Central banks band together to consider issuing their own digital currencies

The institutions of Britain, Japan, the EU, Sweden, and Switzerland will join forces to consider issuing their own central bank digital currencies.
A Federal Reserve police officer keeps watch while posted outside the Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington September 16, 2015.

The Fed’s payments to the Treasury hit a decade low in 2019 as the repo crisis raged

The Fed's market repurchase agreement, or repo, operations drove costs higher as the bank added billions of dollars to the US financial system.

A former Fed chief lays out his grand solution to stabilize the repo market

A standing repo facility would let borrowers convert securities into cash reserves whenever they see fit, instead of relying on scheduled offerings.
Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

Airbnb denies a report that it rejected a plan to require government IDs to sign up for the home-sharing service because it might hurt growth

The company has lately come under fire for lax security governing the platform, which has been blamed for a host of problems that ensued.