Campaign finance reports: Out of state money dominates Senate race

Campaign finance reports: Out of state money dominates Senate race

David Beard, The Dominion Post  MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — From mid-April through June, the campaigns for West Virginia’s U.S. Senate seat were only marginally supported by West Virginians. For incumbent Democrat Joe Manchin, 95.4 percent of his individual contributions came from other states. For Republican challenger Patrick Morrisey, the state attorney general, 75.7 percent of his contributions came […]

County finance department honored

County finance department honored

ROSEBURG — Douglas County has received a top award in financial reporting. According to a press release from County Public Information Officer Tamara Osborne, the county received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for their comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) […]

New York Finance Watchdog 'Fiercely Opposes' Sandboxes for Fintech Firms

New York Finance Watchdog 'Fiercely Opposes' Sandboxes for Fintech Firms

The chief of New York’s financial regulatory body said Tuesday that the agency is “fiercely opposed” to the U.S. Treasury Department’s recent endorsement of regulatory “sandboxes” for fintech firms In a statement published on the the Department of Financial Services (DFS) website, Superintendent Maria T. Vullo said: “The idea that innovation will flourish only by […]

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak reacts to $1 trillion milestone

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak reacts to $1 trillion milestone

Apple Inc. (AAPL) became the first publicly-traded U.S. company with a $1 trillion market cap, as its stock ticked up over $207.05 on Thursday, 42 years after its founding in Steve Jobs’s garage in Los Altos, Calif. But its co-founder and initial computer science genius, Steve Wozniak, reached in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, took the news […]

Grab Raises Another $1 Billion to Finance Ride-Hailing Battle

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Morning Brief: US proposes higher tariffs on Chinese imports

Morning Brief: US proposes higher tariffs on Chinese imports

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 What to watch today On Wednesday, investors will have strong earnings news from Apple (AAPL) to help markets start August on the right foot, as the world’s largest company by market cap reported earnings and revenue that topped expectations after the close on Tuesday. In after-hours trading on Tuesday, Apple shares were […]

Kobach's running mate lends $1.5 million to campaign, finance reports show

Kobach's running mate lends $1.5 million to campaign, finance reports show

In this file photo from March 21, 2018, Willis “Wink” Hartman, right, announces he is running for lieutenant governor on a ticket with Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach. Hartman, a Wichita oil executive, has loaned more than $1.5 million to the campaign. TOPEKA – Willis “Wink” Hartman, the Wichita oil executive who is running […]

FAI to finance entirety of 'last resort' fund

FAI to finance entirety of 'last resort' fund

The FAI will fund the entirety of the €300,000 pot established to assist clubs who have difficulty meeting their contractual obligations to their playing staff, Soccer Republic learned this evening.  Clubs who are forced to access the fund will incur a six point deduction and will be banned for buying players until the end of the […]

PNC's Bill Demchak hopes Pittsburgh's old money will finance its tech-driven future

PNC's Bill Demchak hopes Pittsburgh's old money will finance its tech-driven future

The spot could not be more symbolic: this great industrial city has been bankrolled by Pittsburgh’s money men from the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Wood Street since the American civil war. This was where the First National Bank of Pittsburgh, ancestor of today’s PNC Financial Services, built its headquarters. From the 28th floor of […]

The must-read personal finance books for your holiday

The must-read personal finance books for your holiday

While summer offers a few precious weeks off with the family and some down time away from the searing heat, it can also give you time to catch up on that pile of books accumulating on your bedside table. But before you delve into some fiction, consider adding a personal finance book to your reading […]