Finance

Moelis to be ‘aggressive’ on dealmaker hires despite market slump

Boutique investment bank Moelis & Co will continue to be “aggressive” in hiring senior dealmakers, its chief executive said, despite an 80% decline in profit during the third quarter as deal activity […]

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Houthi movement denounced by UN for committing war crimes in Yemen – JURIST

The United Nations Human Rights Chief on Friday denounced the Houthi movement for committing war crimes in Yemen.Jeremy Laurence, a spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, stated in a press […]

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Aviva Investors urges IMF, World Bank to step up to avert climate catastrophe

Aviva Investors is calling on the key global players including the International Monetary Fund, World Bank and the Financial Stability Board to create a transition plan for private capital to stave off climate catastrophe. […]

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Oveit and Utrust Welcome Crypto Payments Into the Entertainment Market

The global entertainment market is always growing and looking for new ways to entice new customers. With cryptocurrency popularity steadily increasing (despite a turbulent market) Oveit, the Austin, Texas based fintech company […]

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Societe Generale appoints new risk chief as Sadia Ricke heads to Standard Chartered

Societe Generale promoted a veteran banker to be its new group chief risk officer, as the French bank continues to navigate geopolitical uncertainties in Europe and a possible economic slowdown. Stéphane Landon, who has been Société Générale’s […]

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Canada supreme court rules limits on conditional sentencing for Indigenous Canadians constitutional – JURIST

The Supreme Court of Canada Friday ruled 5-4 that banning conditional sentences for some offenses is constitutional. The case was brought by 20-year-old Cheyenne Sharma, who was arrested in a Toronto airport […]

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Financial News shortlisted in ESG media awards

Financial News was shortlisted for Publication of the Year at the Aviva Investors Sustainability Media Awards on 4 November. At a ceremony marking the event, FN was praised for doubling down on its […]

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Cybercrime in Australia increased by 13% since last financial year, reports Cyber Security Centre – JURIST

The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Friday reported they received 76,000 cybercrime reports between July 2021 and June 2022, an increase of 13 percent since last year.In the third Annual Cyber Threat […]

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Ukraine authorities accuse four appellate judges of bribery – JURIST

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and Specialised Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office accused on Thursday four judges from the Kyiv Court of Appeal of graft totaling $35,000. According to NABU, the payment occurred […]

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Kenya High Court declares housing levy unconstitutional – JURIST

Kenya’s High Court declared on Tuesday that a 1.5 percent levy, introduced in an earlier bill to fund affordable housing, violated constitutional principles. The levy was a provision of the Finance Act […]

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Niger junta revokes law which restricted migrant smuggling routes to Europe – JURIST

Niger’s junta issued a decree Monday revoking a law which had helped curb migration of West Africans to Europe. The law had been backed by the EU but faced strong opposition from […]

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UN report reveals surge in violence in Haiti rural central region – JURIST

According to a UN report issued Tuesday, there has been a rise in gang violence in Haiti’s central rural region, an area previously considered safe from the increased instability in the country. […]

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