Capital and Risk, Insurance

Amazon Pulls Plug on UK Home Insurance Venture

January 25, 2024

Via: Insurance Journal

Amazon has pulled the plug on its UK home insurance venture – a comparison website – after launching in October 2022. “Over the last year, we have been evaluating various businesses and programs, and as a part of that we’ve […]

Capital and Risk, Credit, Retail Banking

As Economy Creeps Into Old Age, Amazon’s Bank Bets on Buyers With Bad Credit

June 24, 2019

Via: TheStreet

On the lips of Wall Street analysts, a new expression is taking hold as speculation mounts that the U.S. economy might be slowing down: the “late-cycle” trade. It’s a jargony way of describing a simple concept: Investors can make fast […]

Retail Banking

Insiders love these 14 retail stocks hit by the wrecking ball

September 22, 2017

Via: Market Watch

It’s no fun being a contrarian when investors are fleeing retail stocks on worries about the damage is doing to this sector. Case in point: Late last May I liked Advance Auto Parts AAP, -1.07% at around $134, on […]