Zurich court backs Julius Baer in East German assets row
A Swiss appeals court has ruled in favor of private bank Julius Baer in a suit by a German agency hunting East German assets that went missing after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the bank said on Tuesday.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 21): theedgemarkets.com highlighted five stocks with momentum at Bursa Malaysia’s afternoon market close today. Two stocks displayed positive momentum while three had negative momentum.
Stocks with positive momentum were:
DPS Resources Bhd – up 0.5 sen at 9.5 sen
Ewein Bhd – up 2 sen at 64.5 sen
Stocks with negative momentum were:
G Neptune Bhd – up 1 sen at 6.5 sen
GSB Group Bhd – up 2 sen at 15.5 sen
Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Bhd – up 6 sen at RM1.76
EXCLUSIVE: Microsoft announced Sunday it acquired conversational AI startup Semantic Machines, a company whose staff includes former Siri chief scientist Larry Gillick and researchers such as Percy Liang, who helped create Google Assistant. Few details were provided in a blog post to announce the acquisition, but today Microsoft AI and Research Group chief technology officer David […]
What: The BBC’s World Cup coverage trailer that depicts star players and memorable moments of past tournaments with stitched tapestry animation.
Who: BBC, BBC Creative, director Nicos Livesey, Blinkink
Why we care: First aired during Saturday’s FA Cup final in the U.K., the spot is made up of 600 separate embroidery frames, featuring such current star players as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Harry Kane, along with heroes of the past like Diego Maradona and Zinedine Zidane, plus moments like Iceland’s Viking clap. It’s a uniquely old-school approach to storytelling, with a tech-modern twist. Check out The Drum‘s story on how it was made.