One of the key global concerns rattling the markets is that Britain could be just the first of more EU countries to leave the union. On Friday, French right wing leader Maine Le Pen called for France’s own referendum vote. Concerns have been raised about referendums from Italy and the Netherlands too..

If the Teachers bid really does fall apart, and it may take till November to actually die then BCE will start life anew by doing one huge share buyback. Financial magazines are running their annual lists of who made what in the fund manager world.This is Wall Street’s version of pornography. You get pictures of young traders, posed with ties askew, on the edge of their desks, or leaning up against an enormous globe.

Last week, Bleacher Report’s Howard Beck cited an unnamed source close to Durant as saying of the 2014 NBA MVP,”Ultimately, he got frustrated and felt that they had plateaued. The offense didn’t change much. He still had to take a ton of contested shots every game, and that’s when he had the ball at all.”.

A man walks past an outlet for Massmart owned Game Stores in Cape Town, South Africa, June 1, 2015. Backer, South Africa number three retailer, selling everything from food to electronics, has added fewer than 10 stores to the existing 25 outside its home market since 2010, lagging rival Shoprite, which doubled its outlets to 300.Massmart slow inroads into the rest of the continent, touted as the next big growth area, highlight the challenges of doing business in Africa, and raise questions about Wal Mart goal of rapid expansion abroad.the start the Africa Rising story was a bit euphoric when looking at it from a retail point of view, and Wal Mart is now facing the reality, said Boris Planer, analyst at London Planet Retail. Retail giant has moved more cautiously.you want extra growth, you got to take on that extra risk, said Wayne McCurrie, a fund manager at Momentum Wealth in Pretoria.that risk, by that I mean a severe shortage of shopping infrastructure, Shoprite started setting up warehouses and partnering with developers to build shopping centres and that why it is in this quick store rollout phase whereas Massmart is a little bit behind.Guy Hayward, an accountant who took over as Massmart CEO a year ago, acknowledges the need to catch up with Shoprite, whose CEO cheekily asked in 2013: is Wal Mart?all face challenges but Shoprite has done a good job in getting ahead, he told Reuters.

Traffic signal timings are not haphazardly planned, but that doesn’t mean they are optimized for every scenario; most intersections do not have dynamic optimization. But most high volume intersections will have some sort of sensors. Also, signal timings are optimized for peak hours (rush hour).