Finance

Geopolitical risk on rise: DTCC survey

Geopolitical risk on rise: DTCC survey

Geopolitical uncertainties in Asia, as well as prolonged uncertainties associated with Brexit negotiations, have positioned geopolitical risk as a top risk to watch in 2018, according to a new survey published by The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC). Geopolitical risk ranks ...

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Americans spending with confidence: TD Bank study

Americans spending with confidence: TD Bank study

Nearly three-quarters of Americans are shopping again, reinforcing how much consumer spending is on the rise, according to research released today by TD Bank. TD Bank’s Retail Experience Index found 73 per cent of consumers surveyed spent $500 or more on ...

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Breaking Down Common Types of Credit

Breaking Down Common Types of Credit

Having credit is an inevitable part of life as a consumer in the U.S. Millions of individuals have more than one type of credit account in their name at any given time, including credit cards, car loans, a mortgage, and ...

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SmartBiz surpasses $500M loan mark

SmartBiz surpasses $500M loan mark

SmartBiz Loans announced this week it has surpassed the $500 million loan mark. “We are proud to announce this milestone, as it means that we are helping generate increased access to SBA loans for small business owners,” SmartBiz Loans president ...

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Industry reacts to Equifax data breach

Industry reacts to Equifax data breach

Etienne Greeff is the cofounder and CTO of SecureData, a provider of cybersecurity services and solutions. “The news on the hack against credit reporting firm Equifax is a textbook example of how not to handle a data breach effectively. Over ...

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