Posts tagged as Bloomberg

Rīga among 21 European capitals in Bloomberg digital project

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

The initiaitve comes from Bloomberg Philanthropy, the organization set up by former New York mayor and U.S. presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg. Bloomberg Philanthropies includes his foundation, corporate, and personal philanthropy as well as  Bloomberg Associates  , a pro bono consultancy that works with mayors in cities around the world. “For the duration of the two-year program, participating cities will receive expert technical assistance including design support to focus intensely on and transform…

Apple’s Tim Cook is about to get a $120 million payday

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Tim Cook is about to get even richer. The Apple CEO is set to collect about $120 million in stock tied to the company’s performance. Cook was given a restricted stock award when he took over for Steve Jobs in 2011. On Friday, he will earn 560,000 shares of Apple (AAPL). It’s not clear whether he plans to cash out those shares. About half of that award was contingent on Apple’s success: The stock…