Executives are reluctant to pull back on their big investments in technology, arguing they must stay competitive and that they have flexibility in other areas to trim costs if growth begins to stagnate.
American Banker. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 03:43:51 GMT.
He made billions for investors in his ESL Investments fund by bucking naysayers. At the storied American retailer, which filed for bankruptcy this week, his instincts proved wrong.
Wall Street Journal. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 18:58:51 EDT.
Walmart Inc's chief executive officer on Tuesday urged investors to revise their view of the company's business, touting its tech investments to grow online sales at a time that Walmart is battling Amazon.com for market share.
Reuters. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:08:40 -0400.
Synchrony Financial (SYF) might retain its winning streak during the third quarter owing to strategic investments and increased on-line purchases.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 16:00:00 GMT.
Fidelity Investments has launched a new company for its institutional clients that will trade and store digital assets such as bitcoin, the asset manager said on Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:34:08 -0400.
The potential tax benefits of Opportunity Zone Funds and the ability to bring in investors from other investment classes could be a potential game-changers.
By Sean Lyons, Communityvoice. Forbes. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:00:00 -0400.
The Global Voyage Fund is "a billion-dollar fund focused on fintech and digital health, which are two of the most important areas for our company," Ping An Insurance Group's Chief Innovation Officer Jonathan Larsen told CNBC.
CNBC. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:23 GMT.
Major broadband upgrades don't come around for communities very often, so it's essential that our standards are future-proofed to make sure these investments last.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 13 Oct 2018 04:00:00 EDT.
Bonds, stocks, mutual funds, and various forms of cash equivalents are all considered liquid assets or liquid investments because they can quickly be converted to money.
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