Markets reporter Jared Blikre takes a look at the S&P 500's market gains, forecasting notes from Goldman Sachs, volatility, the U.S. dollar, and how the Japanese yen is trading in currency markets.
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Mexican "unicorn" Clara, a startup with a valuation over $1 billion that offers corporate credit cards and expense management resources, said on Monday it has secured $150 million in debt financing from Goldman Sachs. The funds will be used to flesh out Clara's technological infrastructure and on increasingly larger credit lines for clients, Clara's chief executive officer, Gerry Giacoman, told Reuters. "Every day bigger and bigger companies are working with us, including some of the largest corporations operating in Latin America," Giacoman said, noting Spanish bank Sabadell, Mexican hotel chain RLH Properties and airline Volaris were clients.