Brazil Finance Minister Resigns to Assess Presidential Bid

Brazil Finance Minister Resigns to Assess Presidential Bid

Brazil Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles on Friday said he will step down from his post to assess running for the presidency in October’s elections. Finance ministry Executive Secretary Eduardo Guardia, 52, will take over, Meirelles said. Prior to becoming executive secretary in 2016, Guardia worked at Brazil’s stock exchange operator. He has also held high-ranking […]

BRIEF-BofA Finance Announces Pricing Of Cash-Settled Equity Linked Notes

BRIEF-BofA Finance Announces Pricing Of Cash-Settled Equity Linked Notes

April 5 (Reuters) – BofA Finance Llc: * BOFA FINANCE LLC ANNOUNCES PRICING OF CASH-SETTLED EQUITY-LINKED NOTES LINKED TO THE COMMON STOCK OF VOYA FINANCIAL, INC. DUE MAY 1, 2023 * LINKED NOTES LINKED TO STOCK OF VOYA FINANCIAL DUE MAY 1, 2023 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Source link

India's finance minister unwell, cancels foreign travel

India's finance minister unwell, cancels foreign travel

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is unwell and has canceled a visit to London next week for annual economic talks, two government officials said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: India’s Finance Minister Arun Jaitley attends a news conference sharing details about the recapitalisation of public sector banks in New Delhi, India, January […]

The Finance 202: Trump's war on Amazon undermines his trade case against China

The Finance 202: Trump's war on Amazon undermines his trade case against China

THE TICKER Trump speaks with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos during a roundtable discussion at the White House last June. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) The Trump administration on Tuesday rolled out $50 billion in penalties against China for the alleged theft of American tech innovations. Also on Tuesday, President Trump continued his assault on […]

Brazil's finance chief joins ruling party, eyes presidential run

Brazil's finance chief joins ruling party, eyes presidential run

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazilian Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles joined the ruling Brazilian Democratic Movement party (MDB) on Tuesday with an eye to running for president or becoming President Michel Temer’s running mate in the October election. Brazil’s Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles gestures during the opening ceremony of the second phase of the program on basic […]

Homicide defendant Grazioli goes from high finance to prison

Homicide defendant Grazioli goes from high finance to prison

Defendant in fatal shooting of his wife also studied to be a priest. As a financial adviser, his tips included, “We only live once, so it is important to dream big.” Ed Palattella @ETNPalattella John P. Grazioli once studied to be a Roman Catholic priest, but he turned to a career in finance instead. […]

Twitter bots manipulating stock markets as fake news spreads to finance

Twitter bots manipulating stock markets as fake news spreads to finance

Manipulative robots are spreading fake news online that could be exacerbating volatility in financial markets. A major study of tens of millions of tweets over two years found that the sheer volume sent by “bots” helped to drive shares in FTSE 100 companies up or down for short periods, effectively moving markets. Tweets sent by humans […]

Invest offshore to finance your children's international qualification

Invest offshore to finance your children's international qualification

Since the beginning of the #FeesMustFall campaign in 2015, issues surrounding university fees and affordability have been under intense scrutiny by decision makers, prospective students and parents – who are more often than not, faced with the financial responsibility. Among other factors, the uncertainty created by this movement has contributed to a growing trend among […]