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Over 700 Barges Stuck in Mississippi River From Bridge Crack

(Bloomberg) — A crack in a bridge over the Mississippi River has stranded more than 700 barges, cutting off the biggest route for U.S. agricultural exports when the critical waterway is at its busiest.The route is shut near Memphis while the Tennessee Department of Transportation inspects a large crack in a highway bridge spanning the river, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. A queue has expanded to 47 vessels and 771 barges, with 430 of those heading north and the rest going south, Petty Officer Carlos Galarza of the

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6 questions with Curri: The gig company for the construction industry

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In early April, technology platform Curri secured a $6 million Series A funding round led by Brick & Mortar Ventures with participation from existing backer Initialized Capital and new investor Rainfall Ventures.

The firm, which provides on-demand delivery of construction materials using a network of gig workers situated across the country, provides a platform for anyone moving construction-related materials to secure pickup and delivery of those items from major retailers and brands, including Winsupply, Ferguson, Airgas, Grainger, Fastenal, Lumber Liquidators, The Home Depot and Lowe’s.

Curri, which has about 40 employees, offers two types of delivery services – hotshots for

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Credit FAQ: Risks In The Insurance Sector Ripple Through To U.S. Public Finance Rental Housing Projects

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S&P Global Ratings believes it would be helpful to provide further context about the effect of higher premiums on U.S. rental housing projects, and possible repercussions for credit quality.

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What are the credit implications of rising insurance costs?

Rising insurance expenses are unlikely to be the sole driver of a negative rating action in our rental housing bond universe. In our review of rated rental housing projects’ latest financial statements (mostly fiscal 2019), we found that actual insurance expenses averaged $558 per unit in fiscal 2019 compared with $330 per unit in fiscal

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Northern California construction industry needs more workers after wildfires, remodeling boom, net-zero-energy push

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While hospitality and restaurant businesses are casting about for workers as government pandemic restrictions ease, local construction employers have been calling for qualified job candidates for years. And the want for workers is getting more dire for North Bay builders, an official overseeing an $8.1 million construction education center project said at an industry conference Wednesday.

Construction is the second-fastest growing industry for jobs in Sonoma County, with 9{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34} anticipated between 2020 and 2023, according to Sonoma County Economic Development Board figures presented by Catherine Williams, Ph.D., who leads the Santa Rosa Junior College Construction Center project.

“Our construction-related industries

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CAIXA reaches a Net Income of R$4.6 billion in 1Q21, up by 50.3{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34} over 1Q20

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BRASÍLIA, Brazil, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — CAIXA ECONÔMICA FEDERAL (“CAIXA”), the largest Brazilian bank in terms of number of clients, loans, digital accounts and savings accounts announces its consolidated results for the first quarter of 2021 (1Q21).

HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE PERIOD (1Q21):

  • Net Income of R$4.6 billion in 1Q21, up by 50.3{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34} over 1Q20.
  • ROE totaled 16.33{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34}, up by 1.14 p.p. over 1Q20.
  • Financial margin of R$11.0 billion, up by 4.1{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34} over 4Q20 and by 6.8{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34} over 1Q20.
  • Basel Ratio of 17.6{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34} in 1Q21, with Tier I Capital reaching 13.0{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34}.
  • Total loan portfolio balance
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Best Small Personal Loans of May 2021

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Rates are current as of 5/11/21. The highest APR that any credit union can charge on most loans is currently capped at 18{fbc7a75af74adfbeb2d3baecdf7daa64e5d3521205059ee8f1fef6bec19bbc34} by the National Credit Union Administration

You might find yourself in a situation where you’re coming up short to cover the cost of things like moving expenses or car repairs. In that case, a small personal

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