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Moderna says preliminary trial data shows its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective, shares soar

Moderna said preliminary phase three trial data shows its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19 — a result CEO Stephane Bancel called a “game changer.” The analysis evaluated 95 confirmed Covid-19 infections among the trial’s 30,000 participants. Moderna, which developed its vaccine in collaboration with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious […]

Small Business

Dealmakers may have to let their old template go as COVID-19 changes the M&A playbook

By Samir Sheth and Priya RohiraWith gradual unlocking of the India economy, some economic indicators started improving-improvement in GST collections, reducing unemployment and sustained momentum in digital transactions. However, many other indicators (petrol consumption, mobility index etc) remain below pre-COVID levels. Importantly, in the core financial services sector, there is continued uncertainty around the extent […]