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UP Business Today

We are a monthly magazine that keeps the U.P. business community informed on regional business activity and trends. For over 20 years, we have featured stories of local professionals who are thriving in the U.P. economy. As we continue to be your trusted source of business news, we bring new sections to highlight the people and events that make the U.P. unique including 4Hire, On the Network and The Loop.

Keeping you, our business to business partner, Intrigued, Interested and Informed.

Tricia VanEnkevort

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In This Issue

  • 6 Tips Helping Professionals Take Leaps of Faith
  • More Women are Taking Control of Their Finances
  • Safety Grants to Benefit Michingan Farms
  • UP RatePayers Challenge PIPP Cost Allocation
  • Asset Purchase VS. Stock Purchase

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Falling inflation a worry for Europe but also the world
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi has moved closer to launching sovereign debt purchases and data this week will show just how dangerously low inflation has fallen in the $13 trillion euro zone ...

Exclusive: China ready to cut rates again on fears of deflation - sources
China's leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen lending restrictions, concerned that falling prices could trigger a surge in debt defaults, business failures and ...

Countdown to missed opportunity for EU economy
The countdown has begun to what threatens to be a missed opportunity to revive Europe's stalled economy. When European Union leaders meet on Dec. 18-19 under new management, they have a chance to launch ...

Giving thanks for big stock gains
U.S. stock investors head into the Thanksgiving holiday thankful for the market's recent strength, which puts major indexes on track for another year of double-digit gains, though the swiftness of the ...

Sweden's Wallenberg dynasty prepares for sixth generation
Jacob Wallenberg, the 58-year-old head of one of Europe's most enduring family dynasties, is trying to work out how the empire controlling much of Sweden's economy could look with a woman or someone without ...

China's rate-cut likely to hurt banks, curb new loans to small borrowers
China's latest interest rate cut is set to dent the profitability of domestic lenders, especially mid-sized banks, which are already suffering from higher bad loans and a slowdown in profit growth. The ...

Europe not at risk of full-blown deflation: ECB's Constancio
Europe is not at risk of sliding into "full deflation" but the current rate of inflation is dangerously low, European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio said on Saturday. Many fear ...

European Parliament may propose Google break-up in draft resolution
The European Parliament is preparing a non-binding resolution that proposes splitting Google Inc's search engine operations in Europe from the rest of its business as one possible option to rein in the ...

Lockheed, Pentagon ink $4.7 billion deal for eighth batch of F-35 fighters
The Pentagon said on Friday it had awarded Lockheed Martin Corp a contract valued at $4.7 billion for an eighth batch of F-35 fighter jets that lowered the average price per jet by 3.5 percent from the ...

U.S. economy can't dodge global slowdown forever
The U.S. has been a bright spot as several other major global economies sputter. But that can't last forever.