Category Archives: Jersey Market

U.S. stock rally strengthens state pensions

Pension Industry Updates Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about pension industry news. A record rally for U.S. stocks generated the best annual investment returns for public pension plans in more than three decades, easing funding pressures in the U.S. public pension system. According to Pew Charitable Trusts, a […]

Zach LaVine wants new White Sox Bulls jersey as replacement

Getty Zach LaVine Zach LaVine of the Chicago Bulls doesn’t appear to be parting ways with the organization or the city anytime soon. In fact, after LaVine looked at himself in a mockup of a new Chicago-White Sox-themed Bulls jersey, he took to Twitter to ask for concept art to come to life. I have […]

Caesars Sportsbook has a fantastic pair of football specials this weekend

Caesars Sportsbook continues its aggressive push into a number of legal sports betting markets this weekend. The new sports betting site announced a partnership with LSU on Friday, making headlines and leading to an action packed weekend of football. The deal is just the latest in a series of milestone events for the brand, which […]

New Jersey home prices experience sharp year-over-year increase

NEW JERSEY – Shopping for a new home on a budget? Finding the right home for the right price can be difficult in New Jersey, as house prices continue to rise here and in other parts of the United States, according to a new report from online real estate company Redfin. The report released Thursday […]

Procurement opportunities for minority-owned businesses

Procurement opportunities are abundant for women and minority-owned businesses. However, when it comes to looking for contracts with federal, state, county or municipal governments, large corporations, schools systems, and more, “You must be out there [bidding on contracts], or you don’t exist, ”says Andrew Bennett, procurement consultant for New Jersey Small Business Development Centers (NJSBDC). […]

Online shopping drives retail sales in the United States; the labor market is recovering

Subscribe to our Policy NewsletterNY for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York Retail sales in the United States increased unexpectedly in August, as an increase in online and furniture store purchases offsets the continued decline in auto dealerships, which could temper expectations of […]

Wholesale energy prices soar after National Grid fire

A fire has cut an electrical link between the United Kingdom and France, causing wholesale electricity prices to rise. The National Grid said its Sellindge site in Kent was evacuated on Wednesday morning following the blaze. The fire and planned maintenance means that the IFA interconnect will be offline until September 25, and only half […]

Chanel Harris-Tavita to test the market as Warriors fails to offer her a new contract

Chris Hyde / Getty Images Chanel Harris-Tavita can talk to all clubs in the NRL about a new contract starting November 1. Warriors half-back Chanel Harris-Tavita will test the market on November 1, with the club holding fire to offer her a new contract. The 22-year-old is out of contract at the end of next […]

Rutgers and money lure Gavin Wimsatt to campus early: How much will his NIL contract be worth? How long before he plays?

Shock came, followed by silence. Gavin Wimsatt and Owensboro High had just won a savage shootout against rival Daviess County. And now the announced quarterback was telling his teammates that the 49-42 triumph was the last time he played with them. The rumors had been circulating in his western Kentucky town for a few weeks, […]

Watchdog says findings support decision to block JD Sports takeover of Footasylum

Britain’s competition regulator said it was still concerned that JD Sports’ proposed takeover of rival Footasylum “could lead to a worse deal for buyers.” It comes after the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) blocked the £ 90million acquisition last year but was forced to reassess its decision following a company appeal of sportswear. The CMA […]