The plunge in shares of Suntech Power Holdings Co., the Chinese solar-panel maker forced into bankruptcy last month, highlights risks with structured notes that can leave investors exposed to collapsing equities.
The xx appeared as shadows behind a mesh screen hanging in front of the stage at Toronto’s Massey Hall on Oct. 23. Water images and florescent colors blended on the screen while the band opened with “Angels.”
President Barack Obama’s inauguration speech signaled a desire to avoid foreign entanglements that could endanger his domestic agenda. George Washington wasn’t able to do that, and Obama may not be either.
President Barack Obama “walked away” from his bipartisan U.S. deficit-cutting commission’s plan “because he knew he’d be torn to bits,” said former Republican Senator Alan Simpson, who was co-chairman of the panel.