Finland's finance minister rejects universal basic income

Finland's finance minister rejects universal basic income

Richard Milne, Nordic Correspondent May 1, 2018 Print this page Finland’s finance minister has rejected the country’s trial of universal basic income as a model for welfare reform and instead favoured measures to make the unemployed find some work or forfeit part of their benefits. Petteri Orpo told the Financial Times that Finland had to […]

American Finance Trust, Inc. Announces New $415 Million Unsecured Credit Facility with BMO Harris Bank as …

American Finance Trust, Inc. Announces New $415 Million Unsecured Credit Facility with BMO Harris Bank as …

NEW YORK, May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — American Finance Trust, Inc. (“AFIN”), a public non-listed REIT which owns a well-diversified $3.5 billion portfolio of single-tenant office, distribution and retail and multi-tenant retail and lifestyle center properties, announced today that on April 26, 2018 American Finance Operating Partnership, L.P. and AFIN, as borrower and guarantor, respectively, entered […]

Staying intentional: Personal finance advice everyone in their 20's should follow

Staying intentional: Personal finance advice everyone in their 20's should follow

CLOSE Erin Lowry explains why she and her fiancé are getting a prenup. Time Personal finance advice to a person laying around(Photo: Illustrated by Eline Van Dam.) Typically, our 20’s are marked by a number of milestones, including graduating college, entering the workforce, moving up the career ladder, and, for some, getting married and starting […]

Finance startup lands at Innovation Park

Finance startup lands at Innovation Park

A finance startup founded last year by an LSU graduate has landed at LSU Innovation Park. Philip Capone founded Meru Global in New York City last November and moved into the incubator Friday. He plans to spend the coming months raising money and hopes to begin hiring this year. Meru provides research services, historically done […]

Vatican finance chief to stand trial for sex offence charges

Vatican finance chief to stand trial for sex offence charges

Jamie Smyth in Sydney May 1, 2018 Print this page Cardinal George Pell will stand trial on historical sexual offence charges, an Australian court ruled on Tuesday, making him the most senior Catholic cleric to face a jury in relation to abuse scandals that have dogged the Church for decades. Cardinal Pell, who is one […]

Finance leads rise in new vacancies

Finance leads rise in new vacancies

Paul O’Donoghue, Ireland Business Reporter Workers in science and finance continued to be among the most sought-after, according to a surveySAM BOAL/ROLLINGNEWS The number of job vacancies increased in the first three months of the year, with more opportunities in the financial, medical and pharma sectors. The number of job postings rose by 9 per cent compared with […]

Beyond Finance and Consulting

Beyond Finance and Consulting

A troubling trend is emerging for consulting and financial firms’ recruiting efforts at Harvard. Recently, these companies have been shifting their recruitment schedules earlier and earlier in what has become a competition to attract talented students before other corporations can snap them up. This trend parallels an even larger one: increasing student interest in finance […]

Gov. Reynolds expands finance authority investigation

Gov. Reynolds expands finance authority investigation

DES MOINES — Gov. Kim Reynolds on Monday expanded the scrutiny of activities at the Iowa Finance Authority to include a review by an outside auditing firm of financial transactions former Executive Director David Jamison authorized. The move comes in the wake Jamison’s firing after Reynolds received sexual harassment complaints about him. Reynold said interim […]

Japan Finance Giant SBI Holdings To Launch Crypto Exchange In Summer 2018

Japan Finance Giant SBI Holdings To Launch Crypto Exchange In Summer 2018

Japan`s financial services giant SBI Holdings plans to launch its crypto exchange this summer, local media outlet Business Insider Japan reported April 27. According to a recent announcement by company president Yoshitaka Kitao, the exchange SBI Virtual Currencies will support coins such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Yoshitaka suggested […]