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"A massive system-wide problem, not just for those in finance, but more importantly for society at large"

Evil Erin/flickrInvestors have been having a great time of it the last 30 years, benefiting from higher than average returns and lower than average volatility in the equity and bond markets.  But these positive conditions aren't necessaril.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 10th, 2017

Massive debt write-offs required to rescue large corporates: Eco Survey

Economic Survey 2016-17 says even after eight years the bad debt problem remains unresolved.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 31st, 2017

Sales practices a key risk to banking system, says U.S. regulator

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wells Fargo's phony account scandal has spurred a top U.S. bank regulator to count sales practices as a chief risk to the country's banking system and to embark on a wide-sweeping review of large and mid-sized institutions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 5th, 2017

Rosy Scenario Creates A Bright Future For Electric Vehicles

Proponents of electric vehicles — EVs — in large measure due to the fascination and hype associated with Tesla, describe a future transportation system that borders on revolutionary. For example, Bloomberg New Energy Finance recently published a repor.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 21st, 2016

SpaceX says it knows why its rocket exploded three weeks ago

SpaceX announced today that a "large breach" in the cryogenic helium system of the second-stage liquid oxygen tank was the likely cause of a pre-launch rocket explosion Sept. 1. Preliminary data shows that the time from the first signs of a problem to lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 23rd, 2016

Launch of SpaceX Falcon Rocket Aborted Seconds Before Liftoff

The problem concerned an issue with the steering system of the rocket's upper stage, SpaceX said. SpaceX cal.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune18 hr. 45 min. ago

Merkel Says There Is A "Problem" With The Euro, Blames Mario Draghi

Two weeks ago, German finance minister Wolfgang Schauble confirmed Donald Trump's charge .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 18th, 2017

Milwaukee streetcar to start construction in April for fall 2018 start of service

Construction of Milwaukee’s downtown streetcar system will officially begin in April, when crews start to dig up 10-foot-wide sections of North Fourth Street and West St. Paul Avenue to make way for the tracks. That will launch the expected $62......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2017

Innovation Engineering Management System helps

Case Study | TechSolve, Inc. “TechSolve has helped Polymet to improve and be more competitive in the market. They have helped us immensely in the Innovation Engineering realm as well as other topics such as Management Leadership, Problem Solving, and S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2017

6 Signs That Your Identity Has Been Stolen in a Tax-Hack

Identity fraud tied to income tax returns is a massive problem. Learn how to keep your personal financial information safe......»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 14th, 2017

The problem that links business, finance and politics

THE problem is as old as mankind. The Roman author Juvenal encapsulated it into a phrase “Quis custodiet ipsos custodes” or “Who .....»»

Category: topSource: economistFeb 13th, 2017

Trump Ignores Societal Benefits of Industry Regulations

Slightly lower profit margins for businesses usually result in great cost savings for society at large; Trump's 2-for-1 rule renders that reality irrelevant......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 12th, 2017

Samsung’s latest Chromebook shows the future of Google’s laptops — but it has a long way to go (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google has an operating system problem. Namely, it has one too many: There’s Chrome OS on its Chromebook sect of laptops, and Android on everything else. The latter is easily the more popular and successful .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 11th, 2017

How New York business leaders can close the accounting skills gap

New York’s sheer economic force, combined with massive (and growing) industries including financial services, health care and manufacturing, makes the need for competent finance teams vital to its all-around success. On a whole, there are more than.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2017

WTI/RBOB Plunge After 2nd Biggest Crude Inventory Build In US History

After a weak day in the energy complex driven by yuuge IEA output forecasts, and following last week's continued trend of large inventory builds, API reported a shockingly massive 14.27 mm barrel build (2.5mm exp). This i.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 7th, 2017

It"s The IMF That Has A Greek Debt Problem, Not Greece At All

As I've been saying all these years it would be better for Greece to default and reintroduce the drachma. But it is still true that that debt mountain is so large that it is the lenders, not the borrower, which really h.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 7th, 2017

Street Food: Dealing with multi-purpose monsters

The society floated by Sahara employees had grown into a beast of massive proportions.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 6th, 2017

How A Fintech Company Is Using Crowdfunding To Finance Its IPO

Fundrise is a unique fintech company that filed for an initial public offering. The company serves to solve a unique problem for many investors: how to invest directly in high quality real estate assets without a middleman. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 3rd, 2017

Stocks move lower as investors digest earnings

Stocks were moving between slight gains and losses in afternoon trading Thursday, as traders focused on a large batch of earnings reports from U.S. companies, including Facebook and Merck. Ryder System, ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 2nd, 2017

Jaitley unveils education reforms, to set up National Testing Agency

Asserting that the quality of education will energise the youth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today unleashed measures to revamp the country’s education system, including setting up a National Testi........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineFeb 1st, 2017

UPS" 4Q results fall short of Wall Street expectations

The growth in online shopping means more packages for UPS to deliver, but dispatching a massive fleet of trucks throughout American residential neighborhoods every day is creating an efficiency problem ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 31st, 2017