Finance And Law: Risks And Financing Transactions – Above the Law

Finance And Law: Risks And Financing Transactions – Above the Law

Finding financing is a critical element in many business transactions today, from the sale of a firm to the spin-off of a division to even just growing a business. Many attorneys specialize in the area of commercial law focused on just these kinds of events. The reality is that in these kinds of transactions though, […]

Former Grand Prairie ISD chief finance officer accused of stealing $600000 from district – Dallas Morning News

The former chief financial officer of the Grand Prairie School District used armored trucks to help her steal more than half a million dollars from the district, according a federal grand jury indictment. Carolyn Foster, 61, of Lewisville was arrested Monday by U.S. Secret Service agents and charged with one count of federal program theft after […]

Top female finance exec dies in car accident – CNNMoney

Top female finance exec dies in car accident – CNNMoney

Bonnie Baha, an elite credit analyst and lieutenant of “bond king” Jeff Gundlach, died in a car accident over the weekend. DoubleLine Capital confirmed the tragedy to CNNMoney on Monday. Top female finance exec dies in car accident – CNNMoney}

Welcome to the ‘self-driving car of finance’ – Business Insider – Business Insider

Welcome to the ‘self-driving car of finance’ – Business Insider – Business Insider

A rendering of DNA. Shutterstock Everyone is talking about blockchain. The nascent technology has the potential to allow a digital asset to be securely and seamlessly transferred from one party to another, eliminating the need for third-party intermediaries and shortening settlement time to seconds. Based on recent data, the estimated annual budget for blockchain initiatives […]

"The Essence of Finance Is Time Travel" – Lifehacker

"The Essence of Finance Is Time Travel" – Lifehacker

Balancing your budget seems like a simple task. Just spend less than you earn, right? If you’ve ever wondered why such a simple task can become so complicated, it’s because optimizing your financial life involves a fair bit of time travel. There are a couple of scenes in Back to the Future III where Doc […]

Indonesia’s Finance Minister Sets Sights on Tax Evaders – WSJ – Wall Street Journal

JAKARTA, Indonesia—Indonesia’s Finance Minister, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, returned last month from a top post at the World Bank pledging to drill incompetent officials and pursue tax evaders with the same grit and persistence that earned her many political enemies in the same role a decade ago. The hard-nosed technocrat gained a reputation as one of Indonesia’s most important […]

The Finance Girl Who Breaks a Phone During Sex – New York Magazine

New York’s Sex Diaries series asks anonymous city dwellers to record a week in their sex lives — with comic, tragic, often sexy, and always revealing results. This week, a 25-year-old finance professional who makes out with a friend’s girlfriend on one of her many wild nights: 25, straight, single, UES. DAY ONE 5:45 a.m. I wake […]

Indonesia’s Finance Minister Sets Sights on Tax Evaders – Wall Street Journal

JAKARTA, Indonesia—Indonesia’s Finance Minister, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, returned last month from a top post at the World Bank pledging to drill incompetent officials and pursue tax evaders with the same grit and persistence that earned her many political enemies in the same role a decade ago. The hard-nosed technocrat gained a reputation as one of Indonesia’s most important […]

Welcome to the ‘self-driving car of finance’ – Business Insider

(A rendering of DNA.) Shutterstock Everyone is talking about blockchain.  The nascent technology has the potential to allow a digital asset to be securely and seamlessly transferred from one party to another, eliminating the need for third-party intermediaries and shortening settlement time to seconds. Based on recent data, the estimated annual budget for blockchain initiatives in […]