Financial Services Industry News

A collection of Financial Services latest news, analysis and best practices from top business influencers and the world's most trustworthy sources.

nytimes.com - Maureen Farrell - What's BlackRock Without Larry Fink? Shareholders Fret About Future.
What's BlackRock Without Larry Fink? Shareholders Fret About Future.
The New York Times

Laurence D. Fink built BlackRock into the world's largest asset manager with a steely grip, a thick skin and a cleareyed vision of what the company could become. Today, it's a caretaker of $10.5 trillion of investor money and a provider of…

forbes.com - Dave Birnbaum - Bitcoin's Rising Tide And The Overturning Of SAB 121
Bitcoin's Rising Tide And The Overturning Of SAB 121
Forbes

(Full disclosure: I'm helping build Coinbits.app, a bitcoin banking platform.) In a move that may turn out to be a watershed moment for digital assets in the U.S., both the House of Representatives and the Senate have voted to overturn a Securities…

newsweek.com - Micah McCartney - China's moves away from US dollar hit new milestone
China's moves away from US dollar hit new milestone
Newsweek

China sold a record amount of U.S. government bonds in the first quarter of 2024, according to U.S. Treasury data, continuing what many economists believe is a strategic shift away from dollar assets. In the first three months of 2024, China sold…

dailymail.co.uk - Rob Hull - POLL: Do you think you're a better driver than AI?
POLL: Do you think you're a better driver than AI?
Mail Online

Who's better behind the wheel: your or artificial intelligence (AI)? A poll of 2,078 motorists across Britain found that three in five reckon they're superior on the road than technology powering autonomous vehicles. The report comes as Boris…

dqindia.com - DQINDIA Online - Adobe to Provide India Datacentre Infrastructure for Experience Platform Users
Adobe to Provide India Datacentre Infrastructure for Experience Platform Users
DQ

Adobe announced that Adobe Experience Platform applications will be available to enterprise customers through an India datacentre later this year. This will meet local data residency requirements and enhance performance with lower latency. The data…

telegraph.co.uk - Daniel Hannan - Remainers are incapable of admitting the truth about the EU, and Europe's shift Right
Remainers are incapable of admitting the truth about the EU, and Europe's shift Right
The Telegraph

Suppose that David Cameron had returned from Brussels in February 2016 with something tangible. Perhaps he had acquired the right to deny benefits to new EU immigrants. Or perhaps he had recovered control of fisheries policy. Or maybe Britain had…

cnbc.com - Michael Bloom - These stocks, including Nvidia, are still cheap and compelling, Bank of America says
These stocks, including Nvidia, are still cheap and compelling, Bank of America says
CNBC

Bank of America named a slate of stocks this week that are poised for upside, even as the major averages trade near their highs. Those names include Nvidia, which is scheduled to report earnings on May 22 and has soared nearly 87% in 2024. CNBC Pro…

bbc.co.uk - Martin Jones - Experts' five tips for romance scam victims to get money back - BBC News
Experts' five tips for romance scam victims to get money back - BBC News
BBC

What are the chances of victims of financial scams getting their money back? Carolyn Woods spoke to the BBC this week about her fears she will never see the money taken from her by notorious conman Mark Acklom. In 2019, he pleaded guilty to…

timesofmalta.com - Resilient economies and growth expectations
Resilient economies and growth expectations
Times Of Malta

Context is everything. Following the ever-evolving market, narrative is key to interpreting the dynamic price action and formulating investment strategies. Challenging 2022 wasn't just about rising yields to combat supply-driven inflation. It also…

manutd.com - Communications Department - United strengthen partnership with Maybank
United strengthen partnership with Maybank
Official Manchester United Website

In 2023, Manchester United and Maybank announced the extension of their successful 13-year partnership into Indonesia – adding a fourth ASEAN country to their existing co-branded products available to customers in Malaysia, Singapore, and…

theamericanreporter.com - Jennifer Ross - Billionaire Michael Gastauer's Philanthropic Endeavours
Billionaire Michael Gastauer's Philanthropic Endeavours
The American Reporter

Philanthropic endeavors, rooted in the desire to promote the welfare of others, have long been a cornerstone of societal progress and compassion. From supporting education and healthcare to environmental conservation and social justice…

triblive.com - Patrick Varine - Franklin Regional proposes 3.5 mill tax hike for 2024-25 school year
Franklin Regional proposes 3.5 mill tax hike for 2024-25 school year
TribLIVE.com

Franklin Regional School Board members approved a proposed final budget for next school year that calls for a 3.5-mill property tax increase. The final vote on the $69 million budget will come at the board's June 17 meeting. The spending plan comes…

nation.com.pk - Agencies - Dellsons Associates signs partnership with UAE-based NymCard to promote fintech innovation
Dellsons Associates signs partnership with UAE-based NymCard to promote fintech innovation
The Nation

KARACHI - Pakistan's financial consultancy firm, Dellsons Associates (Pvt) Ltd has signed a strategic partnership with NymCard, a leading embedded finance solutions provider in MENAP, to promote innovation in the fintech landscape and empower…

express.co.uk - David Williamson - Kemi Badenoch orders British firms to 'end the woke madness'
Kemi Badenoch orders British firms to 'end the woke madness'
Express.co.uk

A TOP Cabinet minister last night told woke bosses to stop lecturing people and get back to delivering great goods and services. Business Secretary Kemi Bade-noch accused firms of wasting too much time on political gestures and activism which can…

journalstar.com - Matt Olberding - Lincoln's Nelnet no longer a student loan company, exec says
Lincoln's Nelnet no longer a student loan company, exec says
JournalStar.com

Nelnet got its start as a student loan company in 1996, and that's what it's been known as for the past 28 years. But CEO Jeff Noordhoek wants you to know that that's not really what it should be known for now. 'I do believe we should no longer be…

Receive a Daily briefing on Financial Services Industry News

Get Started