Big Tech in finance? There’s a regulator for that

Big Tech in finance?  There’s a regulator for that

The logo for Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Aug 1 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Technology companies have stormed the heights of consumer finance, but they don’t face the regulation … Read more

Financial planners say drop in complaints ‘encouraging’ – Life Insurance – Insurance News

Financial planners say drop in complaints ‘encouraging’ 1 August 2022 The Financial Planning Association (FPA) has responded to the latest complaints data, saying a sharp drop in disputes is an “encouraging” development for the profession. Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) figures for the 2021/22 year show 610 dispute cases were lodged, a more than 50% … Read more

Underwriting agencies defend industry after ‘side hustle’ furore – Local – Insurance News

Underwriting agencies have stepped up to defend the insurance industry, following media reports that home and contents policies are being canceled or claims denied due to a lack of disclosure around business activity at insured addresses. The industry has come under fire since ABC News reported many consumers who ran home-based businesses were told to … Read more

15 Chinese Companies to Watch in July 2022 – New Consumption

Editor’s note: We at EqualOcean tracked the major funding rounds or industry events that took place in China’s new consumption space for the month of July. The following is a list of deals that we have selected for you, based on a number of criteria including the funding amount, the financial backers and the segments … Read more

How the media is falling short covering the economic rollercoaster

Paul Krugman, a Nobel Laureate and economist and a longtime columnist for the New York Times, said the economy is not in recession, but added that the distinction doesn’t even matter. “Jobs are abundant, although maybe the job market is weakening. Inflation is high, though maybe inflation is coming down,” Krugman said. “What does it … Read more

Alexiou Gibson, Entrepreneur to Business Mogul | Profiles

Alexiou Gibson is the epitome of a successful black business owner who has grown his company into a multi-million-dollar business. This makes it perfectly fitting that Black PR Wire profiles this consummate professional during Black Business Month. Gibson is the CEO and Founder of the Transformation Factory (TTF), a Florida-based business that produces a line … Read more

(BPRW) Black PR Wire’s August Power Profiler – Alexiou Gibson, Entrepreneur to Business Mogul | Press releases

(BPRW) Black PR Wire’s August Power Profiler – Alexiou Gibson, Entrepreneur to Business Mogul (Black PR Wire) Alexiou Gibson is the epitome of a successful black business owner who has grown his company into a multi-million dollar business. This makes it perfectly fitting that Black PR Wire profiles this consummate professional during Black Business Month. … Read more

Amazon sees summer windfall on higher fees and Prime Day sales

The logo of Amazon is seen at the company’s logistics center in Bretigny-sur-Orge, near Paris, France, December 7, 2021. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes GLOBAL BUSINESS WEEK AHEAD Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 28 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) on Thursday said it expects a jump in third-quarter revenue, as the retailer collects … Read more

Mayim Bialik, Ken Jennings to split ‘Jeopardy!’ host job permanently

LOS ANGELES — “Jeopardy!” is giving himself two answers to the question of who gets to host the quiz show — Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings. Bialik and Jennings have been serving as rotating hosts since Mike Richards exited the show amid controversy after a short tenure as the late Alex Trebek’s replacement. Executive producer … Read more

Meta posts first-ever revenue drop as inflation throttles ad sales

Facebook’s new rebrand logo Meta is seen on smartphone in front of displayed logo of Facebook, Messenger, Intagram, Whatsapp, Oculus in this illustration picture taken October 28, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 27 (Reuters) – Meta Platforms Inc (META.O) issued a gloomy forecast after recording its first … Read more