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Study Highlights The High Cost Of Private Equity Firms’ Retail Buyouts: 1.3 Million Jobs

Nearly 600,000 jobs at U.S. retailers owned by private equity firms and hedge funds have been lost in the past decade,...

07/26/2019 | Forbes | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/26/2019 | Published by: Institutional Investor
07/26/2019

LBOs Make (More) Companies Go Bankrupt, Research Shows

LBOs Make (More) Companies Go Bankrupt, Research Shows

Similarly, research published by worker groups including the Private Equity Stakeholder Project and the Center for...

07/26/2019 | Institutional Investor | Holding Wall Street Accountable

Study Highlights The High Cost Of Private Equity Firms’ Retail Buyouts: 1.3 Million Jobs

Nearly 600,000 jobs at U.S. retailers owned by private equity firms and hedge funds have been lost in the past decade,...

07/26/2019 | Forbes | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/25/2019 | Published by: Retail Dive
07/25/2019

Private equity owners have killed 600K retail jobs, report says

Private equity owners have killed 600K retail jobs, report says

Private equity-owned retailers have laid off nearly 600,000 workers over the past decade even as the industry as a...

07/25/2019 | Retail Dive | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/25/2019 | Published by: US News Hub
07/25/2019

The Finance 202: Trump, frustrated by Fed, could move to weaken the dollar

The Finance 202: Trump, frustrated by Fed, could move to weaken the dollar

Women and people of color have been disproportionately affected by the layoffs as debt-ridden retailers closed...

07/25/2019 | US News Hub | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/25/2019 | Published by: Progressive Magazine
07/25/2019

American Gulags

American Gulags

“Let’s shame the corporate leaders standing by Trump by exposing the way they benefit from Trump,” says Ana Maria...

07/25/2019 | Progressive Magazine | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
07/25/2019 | Published by: Politico
07/25/2019

Debt-ridden Retailers Shed Millions of Jobs

Debt-ridden Retailers Shed Millions of Jobs

In the Workplace The Washington Post’s Abha Bhattarai reports, citing a report released Wednesday by worker advocacy...

07/25/2019 | Politico | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/25/2019 | Published by: Fox Business
07/25/2019

Wall Street firms blamed for killing 1.3 million retail jobs

Wall Street firms blamed for killing 1.3 million retail jobs

Wall Street’s gamble on retail is responsible for the loss of more than 1.3 million jobs in total over the past decade...

07/25/2019 | Fox Business | Holding Wall Street Accountable
07/24/2019 | Published by: The Intercept
07/24/2019

As Puerto Rico Erupts in Protests, “La Junta” Eyes More Power

As Puerto Rico Erupts in Protests, “La Junta” Eyes More Power

“This is a moment when we have people rising up and saying they want to have power to make their own decisions,” Julio...

07/24/2019 | The Intercept | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
07/24/2019 | Published by: Bloomberg
07/24/2019

Private equity firms kill 600,000 retail jobs, study says

Private equity firms kill 600,000 retail jobs, study says

Over the past decade, 597,000 U.S. employees working for retailers owned by private equity firms and hedge funds have...

07/24/2019 | Bloomberg | Holding Wall Street Accountable

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