Tag: finance

WHICH ARE THE HIGHEST PAYING TRADING JOBS?

WHICH ARE THE HIGHEST PAYING TRADING JOBS?

WHICH ARE THE HIGHEST PAYING TRADING JOBS? Traders are amongst the best paid finance professionals. Vilified in the press, their hubris is said to have caused much of the financial market turmoil in recent years. Don’t we love to hate […]

Twitter Posts Blamed For Run On Chase Kenya

Twitter Posts Blamed For Run On Chase Kenya

“Malicious” posts on Twitter are being blamed for Chase Kenya being placed under creditor protection following a run on deposits. According to Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge, “malicious comments” on social networks including Twitter and WhatsApp Inc. were at […]

Women In Finance: Career Evolution And Bonuses

Women In Finance: Career Evolution And Bonuses

Women In Finance: Career Evolution And Bonuses Promoting diversity in the financial sector is a huge focus in an industry traditionally renowned for its male-dominated culture. Under pressure from shareholders, government regulation and lobbying forces and employees, banks have tackled […]

MasterCard To Allow Payments Using Selfie

MasterCard To Allow Payments Using Selfie

Payment company MasterCard has announced plans to end the use of passwords in favor of selfies. The new system will be launched as part of a raft of new mobile technologies that let customers authenticate online purchases using fingerprints and […]

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Low Oil Prices Hammer Saudi Arabia Budget

Continued low oil prices and the war in Yemen have hit Saudi Arabia’s budget so hard it is creating a special office to oversee government spending and cut waste.  On Monday, the Saudi Press Agency published an item noting that Saudi […]