European regulators are already pressing Facebook about its cryptocurrency As Facebook unveiled its cryptocurrency project today, European officials quickly called for scrutiny of the plan, raising concerns over whether the project was sufficiently regulated.
IMF head Christine Lagarde warns of the dangers of big tech’s push into finance (GOOGL, AAPL, AMZN, BABA) This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), […]
Slumps that shaped modern finance (2014) A history of finance in five crises, from 1792 to 1929. What can we learn from previous financial crises, and what can be done to prevent the next one? With interactive graphics, video, animations—and a lot of charts
In its second term, will India’s ruling coalition be bolder about reform? A new finance minister may augur a new approach
Check Your Investment Portfolio Once a Month It’s a refrain you’ve heard here before: Stop checking your investments. Let the market do its thing. Remain somewhat blissfully unaware. Trust that your nest egg will grow. Read more…
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Papua New Guinea chooses James Marape as new prime minister A former finance minister takes the reins after weeks of upheaval in the South Pacific nation.
Too late to tweak Brexit backstop: Irish finance minister It is too late to tweak the Irish “backstop” mechanism in Britain’s EU withdrawal agreement, a senior Irish minister said on Wednesday after several candidates to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said the deal must be reopened.
Here are the latest executive power moves that help explain everything that’s going on in tech and finance Keeping an eye on major hires and promotions is one of the best ways to understand a company’s strategy. The Org tracks executive changes at companies big and small. Here’s a snapshot of the most important executive […]
French minister warns of “toxic” Nigel Farage poll win, urges speedy Brexit Victory for veteran British anti-EU campaigner Nigel Farage in this week’s European Parliament election will create a big headache for the European Union and the UK should exit the bloc as soon as possible, France’s finance minister said on Tuesday.