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[$$] Kushners in talks on deal to rescue New York tower

Eric Platt in New York

on a deal to rescue its investment in a lossmaking Manhattan tower after previous attempts to secure financing from foreign investors stirred controversy in the US. has taken political significance because Jared Kushner, son of the Kushner family patriarch Charles Kushner, is married to Ivanka Trump and serves as a top adviser to President Donald Trump. after it was revealed that they had held talks in 2016 with the chairman of Chinese insurer Anbang about a possible joint venture at 666 Fifth Avenue.