The Theology Of Financial Accounting
His development and refinement of the modern system of financial accounting was not mere mathematics; it was a subset of his theology. And that actually makes a lot more sense than it might seem to on the surface, because at bottom, financial ...
Profits rise at Old Mutual Wealth ahead of 2018 listing
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Old Mutual Wealth reported a 30% year-on-year increase in profits during the first six months of 2017, putting it in a strong position ahead of a planned listing next year. Net inflows for the business, which houses the UK asset management arm of Anglo ...
Opinion: How to make financial markets safe from hostile hackers
By making it possible for anyone to trade on our financial markets, however, we have inherently created countless access points, making those markets more vulnerable to hackers. These vulnerabilities allow online financial predators to target everyone ...
'The Whole Financial Planning Process Is Wrong,' Expert Says
“The whole financial planning process is wrong,” says George Kinder, widely recognized as one of the chief educators and influencers in the financial planning profession. But what exactly does he mean, and how does he justify this bold statement? First ...
It's A Bird, It's A Plane: The Four Financial Superheroes That Will Benefit Your Business
Accountants are no longer confined to “bean-counting” tasks. The days of pocket protectors and short-sleeved shirts with ties are long gone. Now, accountants are viewed as superheroes (or violent hitmen if you've seen the Ben Affleck movie, The ...
5 questions for a summertime financial checkup
But summertime also marks the halfway point in our calendar year. As we pass the mid-year mark, it's a good idea to use some of your “down time” to conduct a financial checkup to ensure you're on track for a financially successful year. Just ask ...
20 years after the Asian Financial Crisis, Indonesia has lessons ...
Twenty years on, the Asian Financial Crisis has taught Indonesia lessons about maintaining healthy debt levels, according to a former finance minister.
Snap AV: Twenty years after the Asian financial crisis, charted
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US threatening to stop financial regulation cooperation: Spiegel
The U.S. has signaled it could discontinue multilateral cooperation on financial market regulation and tax havens, weekly magazine Der Spiegel reported. G-20 countries began coordinating on financial regulation and tax matters after the global ...
FBI probing Manafort financial deals
The FBI is investigating financial transactions made by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his son-in-law Jeffrey Yohai, according to a New York Times report. The investigation centers around Yohai's alleged financing of luxury houses and ...
Six steps to survive post-election financial uncertainty
Last week's election result was not what financial markets — or politicians — expected. When it comes to our personal finances, where do we go from here? The combination of a weak government and a loudly ticking clock on the UK's Brexit negotiations ...