Tesla Bets It Can Bring Down Insurance Costs, Make Driving Safer

May 18, 2022

For more than six weeks now, the tech and finance industry has been riveted by Elon Musk’s pursuit of Twitter. The topic has sucked up tons of oxygen and contributed to Tesla shares sagging amid a broader market rout and […]

Senate confirms Jefferson to Fed board in 91-7 vote

May 12, 2022

Category: Regulations

With Wednesday’s confirmation, Jefferson begins a term at the central bank that runs until 2036 and becomes the fourth Black man to serve on the Fed board. “Dr. Jefferson is one of the country’s leading thinkers on the economics of […]

US First Quarter GDP Shrinks 1.4%, S&P 500 Holds Gains but Uncertainty Rises

April 28, 2022

Via: DailyFX

The U.S. economy hit the brakes and downshifted abruptly during the first three months of the year, marking a sharp turnaround from the robust 6.9% expansion recorded at the end of 2021. According to the Department of Commerce, first-quarter gross […]


FinTech Futures Jobs: Your fintech job might change in the future

May 20, 2022

Via: FinTech Futures

In 2021, The Financial Times sampled companies’ “Flexibility Factor”, a measure of the extent to which businesses are allowing employees to decide where they work once pandemic conditions ease, and established some broad trends. In no real surprise, tech firms […]


The Future of Banking in the Metaverse

May 19, 2022

Via: Bank Director

From Nike’s acquisition of RTFKT to Meta Platform’s Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg playing virtual pingpong, the metaverse has evolved from a buzzword into a way of doing business. The metaverse could become a “river of entertainment in which the […]


Capital One sets date for hybrid return to office

May 19, 2022

Via: Banking Dive

“Capital One’s hybrid future means that the significant majority of associates will spend meaningful time working both in-person and virtually,” Fairbank said. The bank first announced its “future as a hybrid work company” in June 2021, citing a company survey […]