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Aug 21, 2014

Banks Can't Keep Up As FinTech Upstarts Innovate At A Breakneck Pace

The incumbents of the traditional financial services world—banks and VCs, for example—do some things well. Unfortunately, for them, a wave of upstarts is taking advantage of what many traditionalists don’t do well: move at the speed of today’s econom...

Aug 21, 2014

Forex: Will Jackson Hole Pow-Wow Be Another Plaza Accord?

The U.S. dollar is trading at 11-month highs against several major currencies on Thursday as investors zero in on the two-day central bank symposium getting underway in Jackson Hole, Wyo., today. As the world?s most powerful financial players meet at...

Aug 23, 2014

How to Achieve “Flow” in Your Work

You want to be experiencing “flow.” It’s when you’re so wrapped up in what you’re doing that the world fades away: MoreBanking Is for the 1%Why the Government Is Terrible at Helping You Get a JobCalm at Last: Ferguson Peace Holds for a Third Night NB...

Aug 20, 2014

Brad Paisley gets astronaut to help him release new song

Brad Paisley wanted to really go out of this world to leak a new song from his forthcoming album. The 'River Bank' singer called on an actual astronaut to help him unveil a track right from theKennedy Space Center...

Aug 14, 2014

Take it to the bank: World's highest-paid female athletes

Take it to the bank: World's highest-paid female athlete...

Aug 14, 2014

Terrorism Trial of Mideast Bank Worries the Financial World

Some officials are concerned that a verdict against the bank, which is accused of maintaining an account for Hamas, could mean that doing business in many areas of the world may become too risky... #Hamas #Arab Bank

Aug 14, 2014

Terrorism Trial of Mideast Bank Worries the Financial World

Some officials are concerned that a verdict against the bank, which is accused of maintaining an account for Hamas, could mean that doing business in many areas of the world may become too risky... #Hamas #Arab Bank

Aug 14, 2014

Terrorism Trial of Mideast Bank Worries the Financial World

Some officials are concerned that a verdict against the bank, which is accused of maintaining an account for Hamas, could mean that doing business in many areas of the world may become too risky... #Hamas #Arab Bank

Aug 14, 2014

Terrorism Trial of Mideast Bank Worries the Financial World

Some officials are concerned that a verdict against the bank, which is accused of maintaining an account for Hamas, could mean that doing business in many areas of the world may become too risky... #Hamas #Arab Bank

Aug 13, 2014

Global banks back most of G20 plans to reform forex benchmark

The world's top banks have backed the bulk of recommendations from regulators to reform the setting of the leading global currency benchmark following allegations of market rigging, making changes inevitable... #Forex #G-20