Former Union finance minister Yashwant Sinha quits BJP

Former Union finance minister Yashwant Sinha quits BJP

NEW DELHI: Former Union finance minister Yashwant Sinha said today he’s quitting the BJP because the NDA, which it leads, is undermining democratic institutions. “Today I am taking ‘sanyas’ from any kind of party politics, today I am ending all ties with the BJP,” Sinha said at an event in Patna. Today I am taking […]

City Finance Committee approves funding for two local entities

City Finance Committee approves funding for two local entities

The City and Borough of Juneau Finance Committee continues to review budgets and approved funding for two local entities during its meeting at Assembly Chambers Wednesday evening. The Juneau Economic Development Center received unanimous approval for its request of $300,000 in funding. Other funding requests were moved to the pending list to be considered by […]

Automation in finance: Get your team ready

Automation in finance: Get your team ready

Emerging technologies like artificial intelligence and blockchain will radically transform how companies view and perform finance and accounting functions in the very near future. Some global companies and large banks are already automating finance and accounting tasks like reconciliations, accruals, and journal entry. Although the technology is still several years away for many companies, it […]

G-20 finance chiefs wary of trade friction but short on solutions

G-20 finance chiefs wary of trade friction but short on solutions

WASHINGTON – Finance leaders from the Group of 20 major economies agreed that trade disputes pose a threat to global growth but did not produce concrete steps to tackle the issue at a two-day meeting that concluded on Friday. The gathering in Washington was held amid mounting fears that recent friction between the United States […]

Mnuchin defends America's tough trade stance at global finance meeting

Mnuchin defends America's tough trade stance at global finance meeting

The United States is resisting pressure to back off President Donald Trump‘s tough America First trade policy at a meeting of global finance leaders worried about the threat of a damaging trade war. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin charged that “unfair global trade practices impede stronger U.S. and global growth, acting as a persistent drag […]

US defends tough trade stance at global finance meeting

US defends tough trade stance at global finance meeting

WASHINGTON —  The United States is resisting pressure to back off President Donald Trump’s tough America First trade policy at a meeting of global finance leaders worried about the threat of a damaging trade war. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin charged that “unfair global trade practices impede stronger U.S. and global growth, acting as a persistent […]

Consumer Finance Firms Earn Higher Profits, Public Records Show

Consumer Finance Firms Earn Higher Profits, Public Records Show

Licensed consumer finance firms earned more profits — or began to earn profits — during the past year, public filings showed, implying a promising outlook for the growing finance sector, especially as tightening government controls over online lending drive out unqualified players. Leading players among consumer finance firms are Merchants Union Consumer Finance Co. Ltd. […]

Investigation of Diocese of Steubenville finance office completed

Investigation of Diocese of Steubenville finance office completed

Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (WTRF) – The investigation of the Diocese of Steubenville’s finance office has been completed, according to Bishop Jeffrey Monforton.  “Auditors with Schneider Downs of Pittsburgh are revealing their findings to the Bodman law firm in […]