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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Becomes Free-to-Play, Gets PUBG- and Fortnite-Like Battle Royale Mode, Prime Status Membership

Video game publisher Valve has announced major updates for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Firstly, the full game has now become free-to-play with all users getting access to all game modes. There is an additional paid CS:GO Prime Status subscription that comes with special access to exclusive souvenir items, item drops, and weapons cases. Secondly, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive also adds… Read More »

GE Capital aims to lose ‘too big to fail’ status

General Electric’s financing arm – GE Capital- has asked regulators to remove it from the list of institutions deemed “too big to fail” after having shrunk the size of its business. GE said it no longer posed “any conceivable threat to US financial stability”. US regulators labelled GE Capital a systemically important financial institution (SIFI) in 2013. SIFIs… Read More »