Netflix Adds Almost 16 Million Subscribers In First Quarter, Crushing Estimates


## [Netflix adds almost 16 million subscribers in first quarter, crushing estimates: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/netflix-adds-almost-16-million-subscribers-in-first-quarter-crushing-estimates)
> Netflix cements its role as the rare company to benefit from the global health crisis
## [After oil rout, another key petroleum product could see demand evaporate: Geoffrey Morgan](https://business.financialpost.com/commodities/energy/after-oil-rout-another-key-petroleum-product-could-see-demand-evaporate)
> Economists are concerned about falling demand for diesel as historically the fuel has been tied closely to economic activity
## [Shockproofing Canada: Inside Canada Goose’s pivot from parkas to medical gowns: Larysa Harapyn](https://business.financialpost.com/news/retail-marketing/shockproofing-canada-inside-canada-gooses-pivot-from-parkas-to-medical-gowns)
> Canada Goose CEO Dani Reiss speaks about how the company pivoted to making medical gear to help Canada amid the COVID-19 pandemic
## [Canadian consumers are shifting online in a big way in the pandemic, poll finds: Victor Ferreira](https://business.financialpost.com/technology/canadian-consumers-are-shifting-online-in-a-big-way-in-pandemic-poll-finds)
> One consumer habit that has not seen the expected increase is takeout and delivery, which has actually dropped
## [Seven money-saving ideas that Canadians are discovering during COVID-19 quarantine: Leigh Taveroff](https://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/taxes/seven-money-saving-ideas-that-canadians-are-discovering-during-covid-19-quarantine)
> Just as COVID-19 lockdowns have limited the activities of many Canadians under quarantine, they’ve also provided us with the time to explore surprising ways in which we can save money, now and on the other side of the pandemic. Here are seven ways that we’ve …
## [Eight tax deductions you can use now for your home-based business: Leigh Taveroff](https://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/taxes/eight-tax-deductions-you-can-use-now-for-your-home-based-business)
> Help reduce the taxable income you’re earning at home
## [Biggest oil ETF could go ‘lights out,’ warns Wall Street strategist: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/biggest-oil-etf-could-go-lights-out-warns-wall-street-strategist)
> A relatively plain-vanilla fund that offers investors exposure to fluctuations in crude prices might be worth less than nothing
## [Just a ‘sniffle’: Brazil — once an emerging powerhouse — reels under populist president dismissive of the virus: Financial Times](https://business.financialpost.com/news/economy/just-a-sniffle-brazil-once-an-emerging-powerhouse-reels-under-populist-president-dismissive-of-the-virus)
> Brazil has a dysfunctional federal government, with an ideologically-charged president openly opposing the strategy for fighting the disease
## [Lord & Taylor explores bankruptcy after being forced to temporarily close all its stores: Reuters](https://business.financialpost.com/news/retail-marketing/exclusive-lord-taylor-explores-bankruptcy-as-stores-remain-shut-in-coronavirus-pandemic-sources)
> Fashion rental service start-up Le Tote acquired Lord & Taylor last year from Hudson's Bay Company for $100 million
## [Starbucks brings Beyond Meat, oat milk to China with new plant-based lunch menu: Reuters](https://business.financialpost.com/news/retail-marketing/starbucks-brings-beyond-meat-to-china-with-new-plant-based-lunch-menu-2)
> The new lunch menu will feature pastas and lasagna made with Beyond Meat's plant-based alternative beef products
## [Death and taxes: Estate settlement can cost money, time and relationships: Jason Heath](https://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/taxes/death-and-taxes-estate-settlement-can-cost-money-time-and-relationships)
> Jason Heath: A properly crafted estate plan should envision the financial and family implications that can draw out for years to come
## [Lululemon apologizes after employee offends by promoting ‘bat fried rice’ T-shirt: Reuters](https://business.financialpost.com/news/retail-marketing/lululemon-apologizes-after-staffer-offends-with-bat-fried-rice-t-shirt)
> The T-shirt showing a Chinese takeout box with bat wings riled critics who said it trying to stir anti-Asian sentiment during the coronavirus pandemic
## [How to protect your assets: Don’t make paper losses real by selling in a bear market: Larysa Harapyn](https://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/how-to-protect-your-assets-dont-make-paper-losses-real-by-selling-in-a-bear-market)
> Jason Heath talks about how to protect your portfolio amid market volatility
## [Make the most out of working from home with this remote project management toolkit: Postmedia Network](https://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/taxes/make-the-most-out-of-working-from-home-with-this-remote-project-management-toolkit)
> You'll have lifetime access to hundreds of mentors and toolkits.
## [Why it’s naive to send unemployed Canadians to work on labour-strapped farms: Jake Edmiston](https://business.financialpost.com/commodities/agriculture/why-we-cant-send-unemployed-canadians-to-work-on-labour-strapped-farms)
> Flooding farms with inexperienced workers could slow down harvests, increase labour costs, and lower the quality and market value of crops
## [‘Longer U-shaped recovery’: Economists say Canada could face deeper downturn, slower rebound than U.S. because of high household debt and oil dependency: Gabriel Friedman](https://business.financialpost.com/news/economy/longer-u-shaped-recovery-economists-say-canada-could-face-deeper-downturn-slower-rebound-than-u-s-because-of-high-household-debt-and-oil-dependency)
> Return to pre-coronavirus GDP levels not likely until at best 2021, but more likely 2022
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    ## [Dollar surges across board, oil-linked currencies fall: Reuters](https://business.financialpost.com/news/dollar-surges-across-board-oil-linked-currencies-fall-2)
    > LONDON — The U.S. dollar rose on Tuesday against most major currencies as investors sought a safe haven after a plunge in oil prices a day earlier. U.S. crude oil futures moved into negative territory for the first time on Monday, as a sharp fall in global fu…
    ## [Stock futures are dropping as mystery over health of North Korea’s Kim Jong Un gives markets another headache: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/asia-stocks-drop-dollar-gains-on-north-korea-news-markets-wrap)
    > Meanwhile, President Donald Trump said he'll sign an executive order temporarily suspending immigration into America
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    ## [Colombia central bank may continue rate cuts, skeptical of immediate impact - Financial Post: ](https://business.financialpost.com/pmn/business-pmn/colombia-central-bank-may-continue-rate-cuts-skeptical-of-immediate-impact-2)
    > BOGOTA — Colombia’s central bank could continue cuts in the benchmark interest rate, but is not optimistic that lower borrowing costs will immediately help alleviate economic fallout fr…
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