Women face 'punishment gap' in finance industry, study finds

Women face 'punishment gap' in finance industry, study finds

Women experience more severe repercussions for misconduct in the financial advisory industry than their male counterparts, research published on the Bank of England’s staff blog shows. Women are 20 per cent more likely to lose their jobs – and 30 per cent less likely to find new employment – following an incident of misconduct compared to men, […]

Backers of Denver campaign finance reform ballot measure agree to deal that would delay public financing, lower limits

Backers of Denver campaign finance reform ballot measure agree to deal that would delay public financing, lower limits

Backers of a sweeping Denver campaign finance reform initiative have agreed to a deal with city officials that would replace the measure on the November ballot with a revised version that delays the changes until after next year’s municipal election. Voter approval for the new proposal this fall would result in drastically lower contribution limits […]

News Closeup: Inside NYC's gang problem; tips on personal finance

News Closeup: Inside NYC's gang problem; tips on personal finance

Please enable Javascript to watch this video The recent murder of a 15-year old Bronx boy known as “Junior” at the hands of a violent street gang has brought focus to the prevalence of street gangs in New York City. PIX11’s Jay Dow joins Marvin to talk about the problem, from how young people are recruited […]

UCC's Accounting and Finance Office receives national award

UCC's Accounting and Finance Office receives national award

For the first time in college history, the Accounting and Finance Department at Umpqua Community College has received a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting. The certificate is the highest form of recognition for governmental accounting and financial reporting. Recognition came from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada […]

Firm to review San Ysidro School District's finance protocols

Firm to review San Ysidro School District's finance protocols

In light of a state audit that uncovered evidence of possible fraud or misappropriation of funds by former San Ysidro School District administrators, an accounting firm is set to review the district’s finance policies and protocols. The school board on Thursday unanimously approved the review. It was authorized without discussion as part of the board’s […]

Saudi Aramco appoints al-Dabbagh VP for finance: Arabiya

Saudi Aramco appoints al-Dabbagh VP for finance: Arabiya

DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Aramco has appointed Khalid al-Dabbagh as vice-president for finance, Dubai-based al-Arabiya TV said, citing Bloomberg. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Saudi Aramco is seen at Aramco headquarters in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia May 23, 2018. .REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah/File Photo/File Photo Reuters reported on June 5 that Dabbagh took over the finance department on […]

NYC Council Finance panel approves $500M Hudson Yards bond issue

NYC Council Finance panel approves $500M Hudson Yards bond issue

The New York City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved up to $500 million of bonds to back additional financing by the Hudson Yards Infrastructure Corp. Earlier on Wednesday, the finance panel, under the chairmanship of Daniel Dromm, voted 9-0 to approve a financing that will implement Phase 2 of the development on Manhattan’s Westside and […]

Nene cracks down on unqualified finance and supply chain officials

Nene cracks down on unqualified finance and supply chain officials

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has written to National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete with amendments to municipal regulations, allowing a new, shorter time limit for local government officials to get the necessary qualifications to do their jobs.  This is the latest step the African National Congress (ANC) government has taken to the state of improve local […]

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