GLOBAL MARKETS-Vaccine news boosts commodities and emerging market assets

* AstraZeneca vaccine news drives risk-on approach * Mexican peso hits strongest since March; EEM highest since 2018 * Gold hits four-month low (Updates prices) NEW YORK, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Stocks brushed against last week’s record high on Monday before trading little changed and an index of commodity prices…

Sixth Street-backed AvePoint to go public via $2 billion merger

(Reuters) – AvePoint Inc, a cloud data management company backed by investment firm Sixth Street, will go public via a merger with blank-check company Apex Technology Acquisition Corp, in a deal valued at $2 billion, the companies said. Apex shares were up more than 2% on Monday following the announcement….

Bill Gates is on a quest to vaccinate the world. Can he do it?

The head of one of the world’s largest vaccine manufacturers had a problem. Adar Poonawalla, chief executive of the Serum Institute of India, needed $850 million for everything from glass vials to stainless steel vats so he could begin producing doses of promising coronavirus vaccines for the world’s poor. Mr….

Ask Amy: Husband seeks a good reason to leave – The Denver Post

Dear Amy: My wife and I have been together for 12 years. We started dating in high school and moved in together during college. After college she moved back into a hostile home environment of her parents’ dysfunctional marriage, adultery, alcoholism, constant fighting and blatant lying. I was on the…