Police officers are seen in front of a cargo ship with containers at a port in Qingdao, Shandong province, China April 6, 2018.

Auto industry caught in the trade war crosshairs

The trade war comes along at a particularly bad time for BMW. The automaker recently authorized a $1 billion expansion for its plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, its largest manufacturing complex in the world. The move was intended to create about 1,100 new jobs with the addition of the all-new X7 model, BMW’s largest and […]

The Trade Desk rings The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell in celebration of its IPO.

Google’s data restrictions help ad-tech firm Trade Desk

In addition to taking precautions related to GDPR, Google is facing greater scrutiny in the U.S. because of the ways large platforms like Facebook and YouTube have been manipulated by foreign actors to influence consumers, particularly when it comes to political elections. Green cited the Cambridge Analytica scandal twice during Thursday’s conference call, which made […]