banking & finance

Israel Securities Authority chairman Shmuel Hauser wants to halt trading in cryptocurrency stocks

Israel seeks bitcoin ban, US regulators struggle with ICOs

Thu 28 Dec 5

Editor's Insight: Israel wants trading ban while US targets initial coin offerings.

Brent Sheather is an Authorised Financial Adviser at Private Asset Management

ACC v NZ Super Fund on fees, horizons and returns


Opinion: Comparing the two largest government-owned funds and what they are telling investors.

KlickEx Group founder and president Robert Bell: his company helped IBM create its world-first system

IBM launches first-of-its-kind blockchain network for cross-border payments

Tue 17 Oct 4

New Zealand's KlickEx helped create the new system, and is one of the first to use it.

BNZ chief analytics officer David Thomas says "AML and fraud is a bit of an arms race. The bad guys have their own teams of data scientists."

BNZ one of first to adopt Intel AI tool for anti-money laundering ... and snoopy marketing

Fri 13 Oct 5

New tool genuinely thinks like a human, analytics manager says.

Moody’s Sovereign Risk Group analyst Matthew Circosta says regardless of which main party was in power, the government is likely to retain its focus on fiscal discipline and reducing costs

Moody's expects NZ to be one of fastest triple-A growing economies

Mon 7 Aug 4

But there are still risks that could see its high rating downgraded.

John Varley is now a company director and has resigned his seat on the Rio Tinto board

Editor's Insight: Qatar connection in Britain's first big GFC banking prosecution

Thu 22 Jun

The charges relate to capital-raising from Qatar's ruling family that rescued Barclays Bank at the peak of the global financial crisis.


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