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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

Companies Leave Bean Counting to the Robots

Large corporations world-wide are increasingly turning to robotic software in an effort to cut costs, liberate workers from repetitive tasks and, in many cases, reduce finance-department employee numbers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 19th, 2017

The earlier normal was large amounts of cash in the system

The Finance Minister speaks about the challenges before a tax system in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 14th, 2017

There are 7 times more large comets in our solar system than scientists previously thought

Wikimedia CommonsNew research shows that the outskirts of our solar system are littered with many more large comets than has been previously estimated. These massive icy wanderers can take hundr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2017

Brazilians Are Too Weary of Scandal to Protest Their Graft-Tinged Leader

More than three years into a vast antigraft scandal that once sparked massive protests and a former Brazilian leader’s ouster, a wide swath of society is fed up with political instability......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 29th, 2017

Huge Cyber Attack Reaches 99 Countries, Spread Slows

The massive cyber attack that has take down almost the entire hospital system in the United States and affected businesses like FedEx that have large global systems, has spread to 99 countries......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 13th, 2017

How to finance your growing technology company

Tales of unicorns and massive valuations make for big headlines. Although there is a lot of publicity surrounding companies who raise large sums of money very quickly, this kind of situation is quite rare. Most growing technology companies face the sa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 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

Dream Homes: Large estate with massive garden on the market in $2.7 million (slideshow)

A picturesque estate in the southwest metro with $1 million in landscaping is on the market. The home, which is listed for $2.7 million, features five bedrooms, five bathrooms, a movie theater room, library, office, exercise room and four fireplaces. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2017

Exclusive: Germany"s top banks step up efforts to offload toxic shipping debt

LONDON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Top national lenders Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank are stepping up efforts to offload distressed shipping loans, finance sources said, as the German banking system grapples with $100 billion in toxic debt from the sector......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 17th, 2017

Five things you need to know today, and the best ad I"ve ever seen

Good morning, Cincinnati! Sorry that this here thing was a bit late yesterday ... we had a problem with our content management system (CMS) that prevented us from publishing, but as the wise men said in one of the 20 greatest movies ever made, we fix.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2017

America"s investing giants have a major problem with the GOP tax plan

Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP A little-known provision of the GOP tax plan would make investors sell out of positions using an accounting method that would cost them flexibility. Large investment managers like Van.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 15th, 2017

America"s biggest investment firms have a major problem with the GOP tax plan

Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP A little-known provision of the GOP tax plan would make investors sell out of positions using an accounting method that would cost them flexibility. Large investment managers like Vanguard are worried that the measure could cos.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 15th, 2017

Massive Lobster Claw Found off Coast of Wales Hints at Giant Crustacean Living in Water

The monstrous claw belongs to a super large lobster that is likely still alive out there on the Welsh coast......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 14th, 2017

Massive mixed-use project planned for Denver"s RiNo

A large mixed-use development is coming to Denver's ever-growing River North District. Santa Monica, California-based real estate investment firm Mass Equities acquired a 7.8-acre area of land for $38 million that included two existing buildings total.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

RBI rejects Islamic banking in India, says equal access available to all

Islamic or Sharia banking is a finance system based on the principles of not charging interest, which is prohibited under Islam.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 13th, 2017

RBI says won"t pursue proposal to introduce Islamic banking in India

Islamic or Sharia banking is a finance system based on the principles of not charging interest, which is prohibited under Islam.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 12th, 2017

Senate advances health care overhaul, single-payer study

The Massachusetts Senate approved a wide-ranging health care reform bill late Thursday that includes a call for the state to study how much a single-payer insurance system would cost......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 10th, 2017