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Finance News Update, what you need to know >> finance

6/27/2017 WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian market looks set to open lower following falls on Wall Street's three key indexes with the Nasdaq dropping more than one per cent.

The tricky calculus of housing finance reform >> finance

6/27/2017 WASHINGTON - The Senate is set to begin teeing up housing finance reform discussions at a Banking Committee hearing on Thursday, but many are skeptical that Congress will be able to succeed where it has failed in the past.

BC finance minister to rush out unaudited financial update before confidence vote >> finance

6/27/2017 VICTORIA - B.C.'s Liberal government, facing imminent defeat by its opponents in the legislature, is rushing out the province's year-end financial figures before they can be certified by the independent auditor general. Finance Minister Mike de Jong ...

How Asia's Finance Industry Is Leading The Fight For LGBTIQ Rights >> finance

6/27/2017 The LGBTIQ social movement in the U.S. originated from the fearless voices of grassroots activists and came to a fever pitch during the Stonewall riots in 1969, when gay men and women, drag queens and transgender people, together, fended off police ...

New zones to finance 'war on pollution' >> finance

6/27/2017 CHINA has launched five pilot zones to promote “green finance” and help pay for a war on pollution that is expected to cost at least 3 trillion yuan (US$440 billion) a year, according to notices published by the central bank.

Finance news you need to know today >> finance

6/27/2017 THE Australian market looks set to open lower following falls on Wall Street's three key indexes with the Nasdaq dropping more than one per cent.

Reporter snaps at Sarah Huckabee Sanders after she goes on lengthy rant bashing the press >> finance

6/27/2017 A White House reporter called out Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Tuesday after the deputy press secretary went on a lengthy rant bashing the press for its coverage of the Trump administration.

Yale Researcher: Finance Essential to Fixing Healthcare >> finance

6/27/2017 Bending the cost curve in healthcare requires not only developing new payment models but also using the same data-driven rigor that is applied to healthcare-provider finances to the clinical realm, Yale-New Haven Health cardiologist says.

06/27/2017: Where finance meets humanity >> finance

6/27/2017 Here's a thought: What if a wider reading of the humanities can help you understand finance? We talk to Harvard Business School Professor and economist Mihir Desai who wrote a book about just that, called "The Wisdom of Finance: Discovering Humanity in ...

POINT OF VIEW: Indiana needs housing finance reform >> finance

6/27/2017 This is the last piece of unfinished business from the 2008 financial crash when the two mortgage giants had to be put under government conservatorship.

Railways takes up rise in equipment costs with Finance Ministry >> finance

6/27/2017 The finance ministry has kept GST at 5 per cent for transfer of rolling stock from one zone to another. Railways also wants container cargo to be taxed at 5 per cent, instead of the current proposed GST slab of 12 per cent, to compete better with road ...

Michigan's school funding system 'fundamentally broken,' say backers of new education finance study >> finance

6/27/2017 A new education finance study will provide a clearer picture of what it costs to educate Michigan's K-12 students, data that will prove useful as policymakers seek to boost academic achievement statewide, supporters of the study say.

GST will cut tax evasion, check price rise: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley >> finance

6/27/2017 The finance minister also said Congress must refrain from indulging in politics over the launch of GST. The main opposition party has remained non-committal about attending the midnight launch of GST from the Central Hall of Parliament at a function to ...

Paul George is reportedly already recruiting players to a team he's not even on yet >> finance

6/27/2017 Paul George is the hottest trade target in the NBA at the moment, but from the sounds of it, he already has his mind made up about his ultimate destination.

Cyberattack hits oil giant and banks in Russia and Ukraine >> finance

6/27/2017 MOSCOW/KIEV, June 27 (Reuters) - Russia's top oil producer Rosneft said a large-scale cyber attack hit its servers on Tuesday and computer systems at some banks and the main airport in neighboring Ukraine were also disrupted.

Legal Finance committee quickly handles a light load >> finance

6/27/2017 BELLE FOURCHE-The recommendation of a liquor license, the police sergeant job description, and the mileage paid for use of a private vehicle were on the agenda for Monday evening's Legal Finance meeting. Approval was given for the American West's ...

Fed's Yellen expects no new financial crisis in 'our lifetimes' >> finance

6/27/2017 LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Tuesday that she does not believe that there will be another financial crisis for at least as long as she lives, thanks largely to reforms of the banking system since the 2007-09 crash.

Au Small Finance Bank IPO; here's what 8 brokerages say >> finance

6/27/2017 NEW DELHI: AU Small Finance Bank is all set to hit the market with an initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday. On offer are 53.42 million shares in the price ...

Big banks turn to IBM for trade finance platform >> finance

6/27/2017 IBM has been busy making a name for itself as the go-to blockchain technology provider for trade finance solutions. That reputation strengthened this week when it was selected by seven European banks to help them build and host a new trade finance ...

Visa takes a strategic stake in Klarna, the finance startup out of Sweden >> finance

6/27/2017 Klarna, the $2 billion+ startup out of Sweden that works with some 70,000 e-commerce sites to enable payments and provide flexible financing to make purchases, is adding one more key investor to help take its next steps into a wider range of services.

Car finance boom is 'unlikely to crash the industry' despite Bank of England worries >> finance

6/27/2017 The boom in motorists taking out leases in order to buy new cars is unlikely to trigger a new credit crunch because such finance is "asset backed" and conservatively modelled, according to leading figures in the car industry. The Bank of England's ...

China launches five 'green finance' pilot zones >> finance

6/27/2017 The five zones will be set up in the provinces of Guangdong, Guizhou, Jiangxi and Zhejiang, as well as the far western region of Xinjiang, and financial institutions will be given a variety of incentives to provide credit and special funds for ...

UK financial stability report: five things to watch >> finance

6/27/2017 This morning at 10.30, the Bank of England will publish its twice-yearly report on UK financial stability. Mark Carney, the bank's governor, will present the report alongside any recommendations from last week's Financial Policy Committee meeting ...

Finance Board Approves 6 Million, Self-Funding Enery Conservation Plan for Town Buildings >> finance

6/27/2017 The Board of Finance vote Monday night to approve funding for significant energy improvements to town-owned properties and buildings, in a plan that will see a third party guarantee cost offsets with energy savings.

How Asia's Finance Industry Is Leading The Fight For LGBTIQ Rights >> finance

6/27/2017 The LGBTIQ social movement in the U.S. originated from the fearless voices of grassroots activists and came to a fever pitch during the Stonewall riots in 1969, when gay men and women, drag queens and transgender people, together, fended off police ...

New Albany Housing Authority finance director resigns >> finance

6/27/2017 In a public post on his Facebook page, Bainbridge wrote, " ... after 3+ years of running Bainbridge Tax and Accounting as a side business I finally worked up the courage to leave my Director of Finance position at New Albany Housing Authority to go all ...

China industrial profits quicken in May, seen fading as finance costs rise >> finance

6/27/2017 "The return of PPI deflation should also lead to lower industrial profit growth," Nomura said. Concerns about China grew after Moody's Investors Service downgraded its credit rating last month.

China industrial profits quicken in May, seen fading as finance costs rise >> finance

6/26/2017 China's factory gate inflation eased for the third straight month in May on sagging prices of raw materials, signaling a broader cooling in economic activity as profits are squeezed by slackening domestic demand and rising financing costs. Concerns ...

IPO watch: AU Small Finance Bank issue valuations seem too high >> finance

6/26/2017 The valuation appears stretched even if one was to consider the fact that the company -erstwhile AU Financiers -was the only assetbacked non-banking finance company amongst 10 entities that were awarded small finance bank licence by the Reserve Bank ...

China launches five 'green finance' pilot zones >> finance

6/26/2017 The five zones will be set up in the provinces of Guangdong, Guizhou, Jiangxi and Zhejiang, as well as the far western region of Xinjiang, and financial institutions will be given a variety of incentives to provide credit and special funds for ...

A White House-backed group is going after a Republican senator who refuses to support the GOP healthcare bill >> finance

6/26/2017 Last Friday, the White House-backed group America First Policies revealed a seven-figure ad campaign targeting a member of President Donald Trump's own party, Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada, who recently announced he would oppose the GOP's ...

China launches five 'green finance' pilot zones >> finance

6/26/2017 The five zones will be set up in the provinces of Guangdong, Guizhou, Jiangxi and Zhejiang, as well as the far western region of Xinjiang, and financial institutions will be given a variety of incentives to provide credit and special funds for ...

Finance news you need to know today >> finance

6/26/2017 The local currency was trading at 75.82 US cents at 0700 AEST on Tuesday, from 75.71 on Monday. WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: WASHINGTON - US President Donald Trump praised the Supreme Court's decision to review the legality of his temporary ban ...

Brazil's Temer Said Billionaire Influenced Appointment of Finance Minister: Police >> finance

6/26/2017 BRASILIA - Brazilian President Michel Temer told billionaire Joesley Batista in a taped conversation that the corruption-ensnared businessman was a major influence on the appointment of Henrique Meirelles as finance minister, the federal police said ...

Finance News Update, what you need to know >> finance

6/26/2017 WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian market looks set to open flat after both the Dow and the S&P 500 closed steady on Wall Street.

Financial conditions another reason to tighten Fed policy: NY Fed's Dudley >> finance

6/26/2017 "Monetary policymakers need to take the evolution of financial conditions into consideration," Federal Reserve Bank of New York president and CEO William Dudley, a permanent voter on U.S.

The Future Of Finance: 5 Insights From Sindeo GC Jobe Danganan >> finance

6/26/2017 Pursue your passion. Few things fuel success as much as holistically aligning your personal drive with your professional ambition.

Ottawa should have sent stronger 'signal' during Home Capital crisis: Former finance minister >> finance

6/26/2017 “As minister of finance - if I may say - I think I would have wanted to send out a signal not about the specific regulation in that company, but a signal that every depositor who has $100,000 or less is not at risk of losing their capital,” Joe Oliver ...

BRIEF-WhiteHorse Finance announces offering of common stock >> finance

6/26/2017 Reuters is the news and media division of Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters is the world's largest international multimedia news agency, providing investing news, world news, business news, technology news, headline news, small business news, news ...

Petersburg hires new finance director - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond ... >> finance

6/26/2017 Petersburg has selected ?Blake Rane to serve as the new finance director for the city. Rane previously served as finance director for Lake Park, Florida.

Local finance director to retire after 3 decades of service >> finance

6/26/2017 The 1979 Xenia High School graduate was promoted to assistant finance director in October 1988 and served in that role until county commissioners appointed him to the head finance position in September 2004, according to the city. MORE: Road reopens ...

European banks to launch blockchain trade finance platform >> finance

6/26/2017 Seven of Europe's biggest banks are stepping up their attempts to shift trade finance on to blockchain technology by hiring IBM to build a platform for small businesses to finance their cross-border orders in the region. The move highlights how many ...

Court partly reinstates Trump travel ban, fall arguments set >> finance

6/26/2017 FILE - In this June 22, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. President Donald Trump is not known for plunging into the details of complex policy issues, and health care is no exception.

FTSE 100 lifted by finance and energy shares >> finance

6/26/2017 The UK stock market was trading higher by Monday lunchtime with energy and financial sector shares providing support. Energy shares were higher as oil prices climbed for the third session in a row.

“Appropriately Regulated” Crypto Can Trade on Exchanges: Russian Finance Ministry >> finance

6/26/2017 The Deputy Head of Russia's Ministry of Finance (MinFin) Alexey Moiseev has confirmed cryptocurrencies can legally trade on exchanges.

Barclays Pitches UK Finance Regulator on Cryptocurrencies >> finance

6/26/2017 Barclays has been in contact with one of UK's top finance regulators, a senior official for the bank said today. According to Ashok Vaswani, CEO of Barclays UK, the bank communicated with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to bring cryptocurrencies ...

China's shadow finance time-bomb could trigger crisis >> finance

6/26/2017 In the past decade, shadow banking has taught China great lessons about capitalism. That is, except for the most important one: failure.

The Finance 202: Democrats are more divided than ever over Wall Street regulations >> finance

6/26/2017 To understand where the debate over financial regulation stands today, it helps to rewind the clock. Two years and two weeks ago, Hillary Clinton delivered a speech on New York's Roosevelt Island that formally launched her presidential bid.

Former Brazilian finance minister Palocci sentenced to 12 years in prison >> finance

6/26/2017 Antonio Palocci (L), former finance minister and presidential chief of staff in recent Workers Party (PT) governments, is escorted by federal police officers as he leaves the Institute of Forensic Science in Curitiba, Brazil, September 26, 2016 ...

Fintonic banks $28M to grow its personal finance management app >> finance

6/26/2017 Spanish startup Fintonic has closed a €25 million (~$28M) Series B funding round to expand into new markets in Latin America and continue developing the product.

World heading for financial crash as China on verge of 'boom gone wrong' >> finance

6/26/2017 "The countries involved are not those that were at the centre of the crisis: there, the financial cycle expansion is younger.

Matchmaking Finance And Infrastructure >> finance

6/26/2017 The world economy - and emerging market and developing economies in particular - display a gap between infrastructure needs and its finance. On the one hand, infrastructure investment has fallen far short of what would be necessary to support potential ...

Citi hires leveraged finance boss from BAML >> finance

6/26/2017 Citigroup has hired a top European leveraged finance banker from one of its Wall Street rivals to head up its business in the region.

Citi taps BofA executive as co-head of EMEA leveraged finance unit >> finance

6/26/2017 Citigroup has appointed Toby Ali, who was recently at Bank of America, as co-head of the bank's leveraged finance business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), according to an internal memo seen by the Financial Times. The new hire will chair ...

Week ahead: Lawmakers plot next steps on financial reg reforms | Agency chiefs testify on budgets | Fed to release ... >> finance

6/26/2017 Senate and House committees will be pushing ahead on financial regulatory reform in the coming week, with the Senate focusing on housing finance and the House on the equities market. The Senate Banking Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday to ...

Bermuda under threat from EU – finance minister >> finance

6/26/2017 HAMILTON, Bermuda (CMC) - Finance Minister Bob Richards says Bermuda will fight to maintain its international standing as a business destination after it again came under attack by the European Union (EU).

What's News: Business & Finance -- WSJ >> finance

6/26/2017 What's News: Business & Finance -- WSJ. Published June 26, 2017 Features Dow Jones Newswires. Facebook; Twitter; Print.

Finance Brief: Week in Review & What's Ahead >> finance

6/26/2017 Thirty-four banks received passing grades on their stress tests, the first of two examination results set for release this month by the Federal Reserve.

BRIEF-Alfa Financial wins contract with "large" US auto finance company >> finance

6/26/2017 Announce a significant new contract win with a large US auto finance company. Client has more than 800,000 customer accounts under management Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Our Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles ...

Outgoing finance secretary Chan Ka-keung supports start-ups board ... >> finance

6/26/2017 Outgoing Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury Chan Ka-keung said he supports proposals to launch a new board for start-ups on the stock ...

90pc signed up for vendor finance: Sonk | Loop PNG >> finance

6/26/2017 Almost 90 percent of all impacted landowners of the PNG LNG Project have signed the vendor finance agreement with Kumul Petroleum Holdings Limited ...

Finance Secretary Derek Mackay considers property tax U-turn >> finance

6/26/2017 Scottish Conservative shadow finance secretary Murdo Fraser MSP said: “If Derek Mackay does perform a u-turn on LBTT rates it will be well overdue.

Budget can 'balance books', says Finance Minister >> finance

6/26/2017 ... politicised due to ongoing suggestions of an early general election due to the difficulties between Mr Varadkar's Fine Gael and confidence and supply opposition partner Fianna Fáil, with both parties keen to out-flank each other over key financial ...

AU Small Finance Bank IPO to open on June 28: Here is all you need to know >> finance

6/26/2017 The initial public offering (IPO) of AU Small Finance Bank will open for subscription on June 28, with a price band of Rs 355-358 per share.

A bull run that creates few jobs in finance >> finance

6/26/2017 The BLS has 26,709 employment-related data series; I refined and eliminated all but 27 subsectors, keeping only those job categories that are finance related. I removed all of the obvious subsectors as well as real estate, auto leasing/rental and other ...

House education leaders won't budge on school finance, private school choice >> finance

6/25/2017 Huberty, R-Houston, told a crowd of school administrators at a panel at the University of Texas at Austin that he plans to restart the conversation on school finance in the July-August special session after the Senate and House hit a stalemate on the ...

Finance news you need to know today >> finance

6/25/2017 LONDON - Britain is bringing in new rules to crack down on funds used to finance organised crime and terrorism, requiring businesses such as banks, estate agents, accountants and payment firms to carry out more checks on money flows.

Finance News Update, what you need to know >> finance

6/25/2017 LONDON - Britain is bringing in new rules to crack down on funds used to finance organised crime and terrorism, requiring businesses such as banks, estate agents, accountants and payment firms to carry out more checks on money flows.

The week ahead in business and finance >> finance

6/25/2017 Full-year results from business park operator Sirius Real Estate are expected to be in-line with market expectations, thanks to an increase in rental income.

Bankruptcy guru Edward Altman sees similarities to 2007 in the credit market today >> finance

6/25/2017 “It's been a terrific market for investors for quite a long time and if anything is concerning it's that we now are more than eight years into a benign credit cycle,” Altman, a professor at NYU Stern School of Business, told Yahoo Finance. “We've never ...

Linked Finance talking to AIB about lending deal >> finance

6/25/2017 "It could involve a partnership without any financial involvement. It could involve one of the banks taking a stake in our business and helping us to grow, or we could be taken over and we could become a department of a bank," he said.

AU Small Finance Bank: Impressive track record >> finance

6/25/2017 AU Financier, now known as AU Small Finance Bank, drew a lot of eyeballs back in October 2015. It was the only asset-based non-banking finance company (NBFC) among the 10 names which were awarded an SFB or small finance bank licence. The nine ...

4.0 Lab: The Future of Food, Finance, Health, Ed, & Management >> finance

6/25/2017 The pressing challenges of our time, i.e. the challenge of losing our environment (ecological divide), our societal whole (social divide), and our humanity (spiritual divide) calls for reinventing our systems of food, health, education, finance and ...

Despite challenges, Dh7.35T Islamic finance industry set to sustain growth >> finance

6/25/2017 The global $2 trillion (Dh7.35 trillion) Islamic finance industry will continue to expand this year, but lose some momentum in 2018.

Bengaluru Gets It Right - Land Value Tax To Finance The Metro >> finance

6/25/2017 This is an interesting little example of good public policy--Bengaluru is using a variation of land value taxation to fund the construction of a metro station.

'Merry go round' of unpaid interns provide accounting and finance services >> finance

6/25/2017 South Coast Labour Council Secretary Arthur Rorris will present a paper to the ACTU national conference in Sydney on Monday after discovering a string of former interns whose unpaid finance and accounting duties have included preparing budgets, ...

Car finance: Is it time to go down the PCP and HP road? >> finance

6/25/2017 PCP is now a hugely popular way of buying new and, increasingly, used cars, but some fear it could trigger the next big mis-selling scandal.

Matchmaking Finance and Infrastructure >> finance

6/25/2017 The world economy - and emerging market and developing economies in particular - display a gap between infrastructure needs and its finance (Canuto, 2014). On the one hand, infrastructure investment has fallen far short of what would be necessary to ...

Kuwait's Islamic finance sector on strong growth trajectory, IMF says >> finance

6/25/2017 Dubai: Kuwait's Islamic financial services sector is growing rapidly, with Islamic banking emerging as the most developed component of the industry, according to a recent study by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Ex-UniZulu finance chief tackles minister >> finance

6/25/2017 Durban - A year after she was fired as the chief financial officer of the University of Zululand (UniZulu), Josephine Naicker is taking on Minister of Higher Education Blade Nzimande over investigative reports on alleged corruption at the institution ...

Mnuchin to Wed Fiancee With Trudeau's Finance Chief Among Guests >> finance

6/25/2017 Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and fiancee Louise Linton are due to be married Saturday in Washington, and Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau and wife Nancy McCain will be among the guests. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has also said ...

Explained: Why The Finance-Politics Relationship Deserves More Research >> finance

6/25/2017 On 1-2 June, the Stigler Center hosted a first-of-its-kind conference focusing on the role of politics in finance research.

Affordable housing finance space to grow to Rs 6 lakh crore in next five years >> finance

6/24/2017 Affordable housing finance, largely dealing in loan ticket size of up to Rs 15 lakh, will become a large segment for housing finance companies (HFCs) in the next five years, with its market share estimated to increase to around 37 per cent in FY2022 ...

Matthew Petrozelli has been accepted into the Forbes Finance Council, and other hires and promotions >> finance

6/24/2017 Petrozelli, Valley National Financial Advisors executive vice president and chief operating officer, has been accepted into the Forbes Finance Council, an invitation-only community for executives in accounting, financial planning, wealth and asset ...

This week in finance: Banks and iron ore the barbell weighing down the ASX, while Rio Tinto has a tricky choice >> finance

6/24/2017 With little inspiration to be drawn from a flat end to the week on Wall Street, ASX futures traders took a punt that this week might start a little higher.

Personal finance education may be required at Wisconsin public schools >> finance

6/24/2017 Along with teaching reading, writing and math, Wisconsin public schools could be assigned another fundamental mission - helping students understand basic personal finance concepts such as credit, compound interest and budgeting. With bipartisan ...

Punjab finance minister 'engineered' fake loan waiver scheme: SAD >> finance

6/24/2017 The SAD-BJP alliance on Saturday accused Punjab finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal of engineering a fake loan waiver scheme which does not give any relief to the poor farmers.

Key Islamic State 'finance emir' killed in eastern Syria, US says >> finance

6/24/2017 US Central Command (CENTCOM) announced today that Fawaz Muhammad Jubayr al-Rawi, a facilitator who handled millions of dollars for the Islamic State, was killed in a June 16 airstrike in Abu Kamal, Syria.

What's News: Business & Finance -- WSJ >> finance

6/24/2017 What's News: Business & Finance -- WSJ. Published June 24, 2017 Features Dow Jones Newswires. Facebook; Twitter; Print.

Bengaluru Gets It Right - Land Value Tax To Finance The Metro >> finance

6/24/2017 This is an interesting little example of good public policy--Bengaluru is using a variation of land value taxation to fund the construction of a metro station.

The Newly Powerful CFO: 4 Finance Chiefs to Watch >> finance

6/24/2017 Think of Jeffrey Bezos at Amazon.com, Jamie Dimon at JPMorgan Chase, and especially Warren Buffett, indistinguishable in many minds from Berkshire Hathaway, the one-of-a-kind conglomerate he built and runs.

Deepak Parekh: Allow housing finance companies to fund land ... >> finance

6/23/2017 RBI had prohibited banks and HFCs from funding land deals fearing a real estate bubble. Parekh said HFCs can provide strong checks and balances and can ...

Why Green Finance Is A House Of Cards, And How To Fix It >> finance

6/23/2017 For some time, the flavor of the day has been “green.” Indeed, companies around the world are scrambling to go green. Some are so desperate that they engage in “greenwashing.

Weekend catchup — this week's personal finance headlines >> finance

6/23/2017 Chinese stocks have gained direct entry to MSCI's global benchmark equity index for the first time, marking a milestone in Beijing's efforts to draw international funds into the world's second-largest market, writes Jennifer Hughes.

Finance Friday >> finance

6/23/2017 Dave Schurman from FirstOntario Credit Union for Finance Friday was here this morning for our last Finance Friday segment before we take a break for the summer.

Don't buy a house — and other financial tips for NBA rookies >> finance

6/23/2017 While the NBA and other leagues have done a better job holding rookie symposiums with an emphasis on finance and bringing in former athletes to talk about their struggles with staying solvent, Katz notes that incoming players simply haven't lived ...

Alibaba's finance arm Ant Financial is seeing skyrocketing profits thanks to global expansion >> finance

6/23/2017 Ant Financial, the online finance arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has nearly doubled its pretax profits in fiscal 2017, according to Bloomberg estimates.

NAFCU: The credit union perspective to housing finance reform ... >> finance

6/23/2017 As talks surrounding housing finance reform persist, the National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions published its own thoughts on the matter to ...

3 Takeaways From the Renewable Energy Finance Forum: Taxes ... >> finance

6/23/2017 The merchant tail of solar is keeping some people up at night. But overall, the outlook is fairly sunny.

Peru's PM to Double as Finance Minister After No-Confidence Vote >> finance

6/23/2017 LIMA (Reuters) - Peruvian Prime Minister Fernando Zavala was sworn in as finance minister on Friday, taking on the twin tasks of reviving the faltering economy and defusing hostilities with the right wing opposition that toppled the outgoing finance ...

Is a Degree in Finance Worth the Effort? >> finance

6/23/2017 The short answer to the titular question is yes, a degree in finance is definitely worth the effort. However, you are probably looking for a more substantial answer than that, which we will get to in a moment.

Finance authority grants spaceport limited use of tax revenue for operations >> finance

6/23/2017 The New Mexico Finance Authority agreed to let Spaceport America for one year use extra money from the taxes that shoppers pay in two Southern New Mexico counties.

Scaling up climate finance in Latin America >> finance

6/23/2017 The decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement was widely criticized around the world and raised speculation about how the Agreement's goals, including targets related to climate finance would be met. The good news is that while ...

A Bull Market That Creates Few Jobs in Finance - Bloomberg >> finance

6/23/2017 Today, we are going off the beaten path with an interesting look at an aspect of employment data. Stick with me, because what we found was a bit surprising.

Ambit Capital remains negative on pricey housing finance cos >> finance

6/23/2017 MUMBAI: Brokerage firm Ambit Capital on Friday reiterated its negative stance on shares of housing finance companies (HFCs)--HDFC and LIC Housing Finance--citing sluggish earnings growth amidst increasing proportions of riskier loans.Shares of LIC ...

Finance meets politics: Australian banks in a bilateral sandwich >> finance

6/23/2017 But they also know that their profitability leads to stability in the finance sector. The banks' wealth has certainly helped Australia through difficult times.

Alipay and PayPal Are Disrupting The Finance Sector, But The Big Banks Are Here To Stay. Here's Why >> finance

6/23/2017 By Matthew Blake. From Alipay to PayPal, and from Seedrs to EdAid, technological innovation is reshaping the financial system at an unprecedented pace.

Accumulate Repco Home Finance target Rs 937: IDBI Capital >> finance

6/23/2017 Repco Home Finance key Products/Revenue Segments include Interest which contributed Rs 852.13 crore to Sales Value (96.75 per cent of Total Sales), Processing Charges which contributed Rs 26.89 crore to Sales Value (3.05 per cent of Total Sales) and ...

Sears Canada to close stores, cut jobs in restructuring >> finance

6/23/2017 Existing lenders have agreed to provide up to C$450 million ($340 million) in interim financing to help the company controlled by billionaire hedge-fund investor Eddie Lampert focus on selling discounted designer labels and low-priced clothing.

Britain's finance industry warns of threat from Brexit law changes >> finance

6/23/2017 By Andrew MacAskill LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's finance industry will warn the government next week to limit ministers' powers to change legislation when it begins the mammoth task of converting European Union laws into domestic legislation in ...

Biggest banks clear their first hurdle in Fed's stress tests >> finance

6/23/2017 Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s projected loan-loss rate of 8.1 percent was surpassed only by commercial lenders or card issuers such as American Express Co.

Brexit negotiations: The best and worst cases for the UK finance industry >> finance

6/23/2017 A year since Britons voted to leave the EU, one of the few certainties is that international financial companies will move jobs out of London.

Supervisor: More Tuolumne County Finance Committee meetings might have eased budget tension >> finance

6/22/2017 Would recent budget considerations have been much different if the Tuolumne County Finance Committee had met more often than eight times since 2015?

China-led AIIB made "great strides": Philippine finance chief >> finance

6/22/2017 MANILA, June 23 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines is looking forward to working with the China-initiated Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), which has already made "great strides" in providing financial support to its partners, said a Philippine ...

Somersworth's asst. finance director retires after 38 years >> finance

6/22/2017 SOMERSWORTH - Assistant Finance Director Pam Constance has worked for the City of Somersworth since 1979. “It was right before we started using computers,” Constance said.

Philippine military says Malaysian militant who helped finance monthlong siege on city believed killed in fighting >> finance

6/22/2017 Philippine military says Malaysian militant who helped finance monthlong siege on city believed killed in fighting. By The Associated Press.

Machines Won't Push Humans Out of Finance, Billionaire Gundlach Says >> finance

6/22/2017 In the financial industry's battle of humans versus machines, billionaire bond fund manager Jeffrey Gundlach is betting people will prevail.

Peruvian Congress ousts finance minister in blow to president >> finance

6/22/2017 LIMA Peru's Congress dismissed the finance minister on Wednesday following revelations that he asked the comptroller to green light a controversial project, a fresh blow to centrist President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and his efforts to jumpstart the ...

Peru's prime minister will be appointed finance minister -source >> finance

6/22/2017 Zavala, a former executive at brewer SABMiller who served as finance minister in 2005-06, will remain prime minister as he leads the Finance Ministry, the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity because an announcement has not been made, said on ...

Finance news you need to know today >> finance

6/22/2017 WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: BRUSSELS - British Prime Minister Theresa May has set out what she calls a “fair deal” for EU citizens living in Britain, saying in her first test of negotiating strength she did not want anyone to have to leave because of Brexit ...

Peru prime minister to take on double role as finance minister: sources >> finance

6/22/2017 Zavala, a former executive at brewer SABMiller who served as finance minister in 2005 and 2006 when Kuczynski was prime minister, will be sworn in on Friday, the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity as an official announcement had not been ...

St. Pete moves forward with campaign finance reform >> finance

6/22/2017 So, it's our duty to look closely at the status of campaign finance laws and to declare that St. Pete wants to put a reasonable cap on super PAC money, you know, to $5,000.00.

Peru prime minister to take on double role as finance minister: sources >> finance

6/22/2017 Zavala, a former executive at brewer SABMiller who served as finance minister in 2005 and 2006 when Kuczynski was prime minister, will be sworn in on Friday, the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity as an official announcement had not been ...

World Bank is reinventing itself as a broker for private finance but that puts poverty reduction at risk >> finance

6/22/2017 Kim said that there are significant financial resources readily available, literally trillions of dollars “sitting on the side-lines” on capital markets, generating little in the way of returns, particularly compared to what they could make if invested ...

C&C's finance chief resigns in sudden move >> finance

6/22/2017 Kenny Neison, the chief financial officer of Bulmers/Magners cidermaker C&C, has resigned from the company in a surprise move.

Deutsche Bank targets the flashpoint for finance and technology >> finance

6/22/2017 “It's a very exciting time to be a transaction banker,” says John Gibbons, quite sincerely. Gibbons is Deutsche Bank's head of global transaction banking, a unit that helps clients with activities such as cash management and trade finance - work that ...

China may finance Russia's natural gas pipeline to Europe >> finance

6/22/2017 Financing of Nord Stream 2 may be affected by new US sanctions which target firms investing in Russian gas and oil projects.

Britain's May still to be PM at year end: finance minister Hammond >> finance

6/22/2017 LONDON Theresa May will still be British leader at the end of this year, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Thursday. May's future is unclear after her botched gamble on a snap election left her Conservative Party short of a majority in parliament.

Peru's finance minister quits over audio recordings >> finance

6/22/2017 In this July 28, 2016 file photo, Peru's newly sworn-in President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, front row, second left, poses for a group photo with members of his new cabinet outside the National Palace in Lima, Peru.

Kelly: Special legislative session for school finance not likely >> finance

6/22/2017 TOPEKA - A special session of the Kansas Legislature likely won't happen this summer as a result of the passage of a new school finance funding package, Sen. Laura Kelly, D-Topeka, reiterated Wednesday. After speaking to the attendees of the YWCA's ...

Peruvian Congress ousts finance minister in blow to president >> finance

6/22/2017 LIMA Peru's Congress dismissed the finance minister on Wednesday following revelations that he asked the comptroller to green light a controversial project, a fresh blow to centrist President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and his efforts to jumpstart the ...

Finance News Update, what you need to know >> finance

6/22/2017 WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian market looks set to open modestly higher after all three of Wall Street's key indexes settled hardly changed.

The Finance 202: Stars are aligning for softening regulations on big banks >> finance

6/22/2017 Speaking for the administration last week, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's long-awaited report on the post-crisis regime likewise called for significant easing of the regulatory burden on major financial institutions. And the high priests of the ...

Brookfield boards of education, finance members resign >> finance

6/22/2017 Zerbe was elected to the Board of Finance in 2015. Residents who want to serve on the Board of Education should submit a letter of interest and brief resume outlining their education and professional or other experiences that would make them an ...

Personal Finance Tips for the Class of 2017 >> finance

6/22/2017 Motley Fool finance experts Gaby Lapera and Dan Caplinger explain how student loan debt works, how it's different from other types of debt, and how to make sure you stay on top of your payments.

CFOs don't always qualify as finance leaders >> finance

6/22/2017 The report found that when the finance function is proactive in those six areas, finance leaders are nearly twice as likely as non-leaders to report growing market share.

Aberdeen Says Cryptocurrency Bubble Will Burst Even If Coins Change Finance >> finance

6/22/2017 Peter Denious, head of global venture capital at Aberdeen Asset Management Plc, said we're in the midst of a virtual currency bubble, and like all bubbles, it will eventually burst.

At its core, the Senate health bill slashes Medicaid to finance a tax cut for the rich >> finance

6/22/2017 Second, and more fundamentally, the bill completely overhauls Medicaid's financing. It does so by converting Medicaid to a “per-capita cap” system, in which the federal government would no longer commit to open-ended funding of enrollees' health bills.

Credit Suisse to bolster leveraged finance business >> finance

6/20/2017 Credit Suisse is doubling down on leveraged finance as the bank tries to get back to “business as usual” after a difficult couple of years of cuts and retrenchment.

Garda finance chief sent letter to Revenue to 'muddy things up' >> finance

6/20/2017 TDs are examining a report by the Garda internal audit unit that found serious financial irregularities at the training college.

Finance committee recommends payment to demolition company >> finance

6/20/2017 City Council's finance committee Tuesday gave a positive recommendation to make the payment, a recommendation that will go before the full council Thursday night.

Ulster County committee delays action on proposed campaign finance law >> finance

6/20/2017 Candidates would have the option of receiving public campaign financing for general elections of up to $23,000 for individual offices and $1,000 for Legislature seats.

I'm a financial planner — here's the single best piece of advice I can give you about money >> finance

6/20/2017 Even the most successful people have a money-related regret or two (or more). As a financial planner in New York City, I've come to expect new client meetings to include conversations about financial anxiety, confusion, and frustration. The reality is ...

4 Surging Finance Stocks With Solid Dividends >> finance

6/20/2017 The finance industry is known for featuring reliable investments and paying strong dividends. However, not many financial stocks are expected to skyrocket in price over a short period of time. Nevertheless, there are some stocks that are projected to ...

New opportunities for finance sector >> finance

6/20/2017 “The Belt and Road initiative offers new opportunities for the opening up of China's financial industries,” Zhou said.

Europe must avoid fragmentation of financial markets post-Brexit, urges UK's Hammond >> finance

6/20/2017 U.K. Chancellor Philip Hammond sets out three steps for securing the financial services sector post-Brexit. Chancellor says maintaining collaboration between the U.K.

Ulster County committee delays action of proposed campaign finance law >> finance

6/20/2017 Candidates would have the option of receiving public campaign financing for general elections of up to $23,000 for individual offices and $1,000 for Legislature seats.

Finance news you need to know today >> finance

6/20/2017 THE Australian market looks set to open lower, following the trend of international markets with energy shares hit by a sharp fall in oil prices, concern over Amazon.

Vatican Auditor Latest Resignation in Finance Reform Effort >> finance

6/20/2017 VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican's auditor general has resigned in the latest twist in the Holy See's long-running effort to get its financial statements in order. A Vatican statement Tuesday said Libero Milone had offered his resignation and Pope ...

Need to Protect Central Bank Independence-South Africa's Finance Minister >> finance

6/20/2017 LONDON - The independence of South Africa's central bank is paramount, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Tuesday, adding he was weighing whether to back the bank in seeking a court review of a recommendation that its mandate be changed.

How to finance innovative young entrepreneurs >> finance

6/20/2017 Devex talks to Maria Shaw-Barragan, director of global partners at the European Investment Bank, about how blended finance is having an impact on sustainable development.

Fed's Rosengren: Low interest rates pose financial stability risks >> finance

6/20/2017 Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said on Tuesday that the era of low interest rates in the United States and elsewhere poses financial stability risks and that central bankers must factor such concerns into their decision-making. "Monetary policy is ...

BB&T renames Susquehanna Commercial Finance Unit >> finance

6/20/2017 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) today announced it has officially renamed the former Susquehanna Commercial Finance (SCFi) unit as BB&T Commercial Equipment Capital (CEC). The bank ...

UPDATE 1-Algeria's government planning Islamic finance options, welfare reforms >> finance

6/20/2017 ALGIERS, June 20 Algeria's new government is preparing the legal framework for Islamic finance and new Islamic bonds and will make changes to its welfare system, largely unchanged for decades, to offset lower oil prices, according to an official document.

Steve Ballmer's Rare Pledge: Privately Financing The Clippers New Arena >> finance

6/20/2017 This new arena would be 100 percent privately funded. No public dollars would be used for this project." This form of financing is rare, as it breaks an unfavorable trend where billionaire owners ask for millions of dollars from the public to finance ...

Tim Mohan Of Chapman And Cutler, On Expanding Into New York, Finance-Focused Strategy, And Laterals >> finance

6/20/2017 At 225 attorneys and six domestic offices, Chapman and Cutler - a Chicago-based finance-focused boutique law firm - isn't as large and expansive as many of its competitors.

Manappuram Finance appoints Jeevandas Narayan as managing director of Manappuram Home Finance >> finance

6/20/2017 The company also announced the appointment of Subhash Samant as CEO of Manappuram Home Finance Pvt. Ltd. Samant has more than 20 years of experience in the retail banking industry across diverse areas such as Strategic Planning, Marketing and ...

Vatican auditor latest resignation in finance reform effort >> finance

6/20/2017 VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican's auditor general has resigned in the latest twist in the Holy See's long-running effort to get its financial statements in order. A Vatican statement Tuesday said Libero Milone had offered his resignation and Pope ...

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Ziegler, HJ Sims >> finance

6/20/2017 Chicago-based specialty investment bank Ziegler recently announced the successful closing of $122.45 million un fixed-rate, tax-exempt Series 2017A financing for Ashfield Active Living and Wellness Communities, Inc., dba Aberdeen Heights, a nonprofit ...

The Finance 202: Finance industry favors Handel in Georgia's special election today >> finance

6/20/2017 Finance industry interests helped tip those scales past $50 million, with the industry demonstrating a clear preference for Republican Karen Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state facing off against Democrat Jon Ossoff, a 30-year-old first-time ...

Delay in GSTN security clearance not to affect GST launch: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley >> finance

6/20/2017 The government of India holds 24.5 per cent equity in GSTN and all states, including NCT of Delhi and Puducherry, and the Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers, together hold another 24.5 per cent. The balance 51 per cent equity is with ...

Banks need new UK-EU process after Brexit: UK finance minister >> finance

6/20/2017 LONDON - British and European Union banks need a new system to let them do business with each other after Brexit to avoid splitting markets, Britain's finance minister Philip Hammond said on Tuesday. Britain, the EU's biggest financial market, is ...

Mexico's Finance Minister: Unlikely to React to US Tax Overhaul >> finance

6/20/2017 MEXICO CITY—Mexican Finance Minister José Antonio Meade thinks it unlikely that Mexico will need to make changes in its tax code in the event the U.S.

Au Finance Bank's IPO was a necessity more than a choice: CEO >> finance

6/20/2017 Au Small Finance Bank aims to build a full-fledged retail franchise in the next 3-5 years as it sets the stage to go public with an IPO on June 28 to raise Rs 1,912 crore.

Sucden Financial Integrates smartTrade's LiquidityFX Platform >> finance

6/20/2017 The solution operates as a trading system that is compatible with FX Spot, forwards, contracts-for-difference (CFDs), and metals. Of particular note, the module will also help provide Sucden Financial with LD4 matching engine and ECN connectivity for ...

Switzerland Finance Forum >> finance

6/20/2017 Axel A. Weber, Chairman of the Board of Directors UBS Group AG, talks during a panel session at the 4th Swiss International Finance Forum (SIFF), in Bern, Switzerland, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (Thomas Delley/Keystone via AP) Axel A. Weber, Chairman ...

Shanghai Festival: China Film Finance In Period of Change | Variety >> finance

6/20/2017 Capital controls and a box office slowdown in the past year have turned the Chinese film market into a hotbed of innovation.

Tullow Oil names Les Wood as finance chief >> finance

6/20/2017 Tullow, which has production assets in Ghana and exploration acreage in Mauritania, Namibia and Zambia, named Wood, vice president of finance and commercial, as interim chief financial officer in January after Springett took an extended leave of ...

Tullow Oil names Les Wood as finance chief >> finance

6/20/2017 June 20 (Reuters) - Africa-focused oil company Tullow Oil Plc <TLW.L> said it had appointed Les Wood as its finance head, after its Chief Financial Officer Ian Springett stepped down due to ill health. Tullow, which has production assets in Ghana and ...

ICC Academy unveils new e-course on digital trade finance and fintechs >> finance

6/20/2017 The educational arm of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the ICC Academy, has launched an advanced-level e-course entitled “Digital Trade Finance and Fintechs.” The curriculum is aimed at professionals working in banks, corporations, ...

Finance firms threatened by tech-savvy competitors >> finance

6/19/2017 Most Irish financial services companies think disruptive new competitors will eat into their revenue by as much as 40 per cent.

SAIF Master of Finance Program ranked No 1 in Asia >> finance

6/19/2017 The Master of Finance (MF) Program of the Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University has been recognized as one of the best in the world, according to a ranking by the Financial Times published today. In the ...

Mason City Schools approve contract, quiet on firing finance director >> finance

6/19/2017 Berg had been serving as school board secretary and treasurer in addition to being the district's finance director. Penca said he is working with several officials, including incoming Superintendent Dave Versteeg, on the job description for finance ...

Silicon Valley giants that would benefit from Kushner tech reforms to government >> finance

6/19/2017 “The businesses that are most able are likely to be these companies—Microsoft, Oracle, IBM— with rich history with complex databases that communicate with each other while having security,” Shafer told Yahoo Finance. This puts companies like ...

School finance arguments scheduled for July 18th >> finance

6/19/2017 A school finance law approved by Kansas lawmakers will go into effect while the state supreme court determines if it does enough to fund schools sufficiently.

'Dangerous Situation' for Hong Kong Property Market, Says Finance Chief >> finance

6/19/2017 Hong Kong's property market is in a dangerous situation and vulnerable to a correction, Financial Secretary Paul Chan said in an interview.

Overnight Finance: Warren to Fed: Kick out Wells Fargo board | Senators raise questions about Russian takeover of ... >> finance

6/19/2017 Senators ask Mnuchin, Tillerson to probe possible Russian takeover of Citgo: Six senators are calling on the secretaries of State and the Treasury to review whether a potential Russian takeover of petroleum company Citgo could threaten national ...

Finance firms threatened by tech-savvy competitors >> finance

6/19/2017 Most Irish financial services companies think disruptive new competitors will eat into their revenue by as much as 40 per cent.

Finance news you need to know today >> finance

6/19/2017 THE Australian market looks set to open modestly higher following positive leads from Wall Street where two of its key indexes closed at fresh record highs.

Despite personal finance problems, developer still optimistic about the grocery store he plans to open in Cairo >> finance

6/19/2017 While doing this, the document also alleges he failed to disclose several pertinent personal financial details to the complainant.

Rep. Haggerty Fails to List Loan on Campaign Finance Report >> finance

6/19/2017 DUNMORE - Newswatch 16 has learned the state attorney general's office has been asked to review State Representative Kevin Haggerty's campaign finance reports. In 2014, Kevin Haggerty of Dunmore was pitted against fellow Democrat and State ...

Canada Legal Marijuana: Manitoba Finance Minister Says Feds' Timeline 'Feels Rushed' >> finance

6/19/2017 OTTAWA - Manitoba's finance minister says he's feeling rushed by the Trudeau government's July 2018 timeline for legalizing recreational marijuana and he wants more time.

The Finance 202: Overhauling the tax code is more complicated than the Trump administration expected >> finance

6/19/2017 Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Friday put out a call for stakeholder input on taxes, asking for submissions by July 17.

Peru finance minister vows to resign if Congress votes against him >> finance

6/19/2017 LIMA Peru's finance minister vowed on Monday to resign immediately if the opposition-controlled Congress did not renew its confidence in him in a vote he has formally requested, a pledge that opened the door to a more conciliatory departure of one of ...

Activist investor targets Saks owner >> finance

6/19/2017 Hudson's Bay Co. shares jumped the most in two years after activist investor Land & Buildings Investment Management took a position in the retailer, urging the parent of Saks Fifth Avenue to unlock the value of its real estate portfolio and explore a ...

The NBA world believes the Celtics are gearing up for a big trade to challenge the Cavs' dominance in the East >> finance

6/19/2017 The Boston Celtics' reported pick-swap trade with the Philadelphia 76ers may be only the beginning of their big moves. The Celtics gave up the No.

Canada's Finance Ministers Gear Up For Deep Dive On Marijuana Taxation >> finance

6/19/2017 OTTAWA - As the country's finance ministers meet in Ottawa, the Trudeau government should expect to hear concerns about the added burden marijuana legalization could heap onto provincial shoulders.

Taking finance into the future >> finance

6/19/2017 Launched in 1998 as the company's research and development arm, Fidelity Labs gives the mutual-fund firm a place to experiment with ideas meant to help solve some of the most pressing personal finance issues, like saving for retirement and investing.

Britain's €100bn Brexit bill in context >> finance

6/19/2017 These outline its view that Britain will need to make a gross financial settlement of up to €100bn to “respect in full the financial obligations resulting from the whole period of the UK membership in the union”. Brussels has not made public its ...

Lawrenceville hires new finance director >> finance

6/19/2017 Lee was the director of finance for Roswell where he worked to maintain financial responsibility for the city's strategic goals and objectives, established protocols related to new the Government Accounting Standards Board's rules and regulations and ...

Business school: Uber's culture and Masters in Finance ranking >> finance

6/19/2017 The FT's management editor sets a weekly test of your business, strategy and management skills. Uber needs to do a U-turn. The transportation company has faced a host of scandals recently and last week announced its founder and chief executive Travis ...

Finance Chiefs Struggle to Narrow Down Impact of Post-Brexit Tax Changes >> finance

6/19/2017 One consequence of Britain's exit from the European Union will be a more fragmented tax landscape for multinationals, which could result in higher tax contributions and compliance costs.

Russia's finance, energy ministries agree to gradually abolish crude export duty >> finance

6/19/2017 Russia's government has reached an agreement on a gradual abolition of crude export duty instead of a one-off removal, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on the sidelines of the BRICS finance ministers' meeting in Shanghai on Monday. "We've agreed ...

Quant Finance Master's Guide 2017 - Risk.net >> finance

6/19/2017 Welcome to Risk.net's guide to the world's leading quantitative finance master's programmes.

Oil prices slip as US rigs rise, demand growth falters >> finance

6/19/2017 Japan's customs-cleared crude imports fell 13.5 percent in May from a year earlier, the Finance Ministry said. India took in 4.2 percent less crude in May than it did a year before.

British finance minister Hammond says to focus on productivity >> finance

6/19/2017 LONDON, June 18 British finance minister Philip Hammond said his medium term focus would be to improve productivity. He said there were three ways to increase spending on public services: raising taxes, borrowing more or improving productivity.

Methodology and key: FT Global Masters in Finance 2017 >> finance

6/19/2017 This is the seventh edition of the FT Global Masters in Finance rankings, which lists both pre-experience programmes and post-experience degrees.

Finance dept to hold tax reform forum >> finance

6/19/2017 MANILA - The Department of Finance (DOF) will try to drum up more support for the government's tax reform package with a public forum next month.

AU Small Finance Bank sets IPO price band at Rs 355-358 per share >> finance

6/18/2017 The price-to-earnings ratio based in diluted earnings per share (excluding exceptional item) for the financial year ended March for the issuer is as high as 30.49 as compared to average industry peer group P/E ratio of 30.16, the company added.

Return of the undertaker: Britain's finance minister fights back >> finance

6/18/2017 LONDON Sidelined for months by his boss Theresa May, Britain's finance minister Philip Hammond has returned to the political frontline, criticizing the prime minister over her recent election campaign and calling for pragmatism in Brexit talks that ...