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A roundup of the week’s most newsworthy financial industry press releases from PR Newswire, including Americans’ fear of a recession and stress about affording car insurance. NEW YORK, May 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — With thousands of press releases published each week, it can be difficult to keep up with everything on PR Newswire. To help journalists covering the finance industry stay on top of the week’s most newsworthy and popular releases, here’s a roundup of stories from the week that shouldn’t be missed. The list below includes the headline (with a link to the full text) and an excerpt from […]

Sony eyes finance unit listing, doubles down on entertainment

Sony took full control of financial arm just three years ago Sony looking at retaining stake of slightly less than 20% Sony is investing in entertainment, image sensor businesses TOKYO, May 18 (Reuters) – Sony Group Corp (6758.T) on Thursday said it is examining a partial spin-off of its financial business just three years after taking full control, as the conglomerate doubles down on entertainment and image sensors. Sony said it is considering a time frame of two to three years to spin off Sony Financial Group – whose operations include life insurance and banking – with an eye on […]

How Click’s supporting Mental Health Awareness Week 2021

Click Travel firmly supports raising mental health awareness and remains committed to exploring how to best support our employees. The Employee Assistance Program has been available to all employees for many years now and we also trained a number of Mental Health First Aiders in departments across the business a few years ago and this year rolled out mental health support training for all line managers.   Expanding the role of Mental Health First Aiders 1 in 4 people experience mental ill health within the UK every year (Mind UK). So we understand that inevitably, a significant portion of Click’s […]

US financial news summary | 22 May 2023

Hello and welcome to AS USA’s live blog covering economic and financial news. Happy Monday! Negotiations between President Biden and congressional Republicans will continue at the White House today. Only eight days are left before the US Treasury could hit the debt limit and be left without enough money to pay its bills, so both parties are under pressure to reach an agreement. Both sides have confirmed that the proposal will need bipartisan support, which could pose a challenge for Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy due to the slim majority he holds. We will also bring you the latest […]

Erdogan Picks Market Darling Simsek to Return as Turkey’s Finance Chief

(Bloomberg) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will appoint Mehmet Simsek as his new treasury and finance minister, bringing back an advocate of conventional economics to shore up market confidence after elections, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter. Most Read from Bloomberg Simsek is set to be in charge of all of Turkey’s economic policies in the new cabinet, which is expected to be announced on Saturday, the people said, asking not to be identified because of sensitivity of the matter. The lira briefly erased losses on the news before dropping to trade 0.3% weaker against the […]

The police board receives financial updates for the first time since January

The Moose Jaw Police Service provided a financial update to the police board for the first time in months, a sign that city hall’s new financial software program is properly operating. The Moose Jaw Police Service provided a financial update to the police board for the first time in months, a sign that city hall’s new financial software program is properly operating. The organization (MJPS) had not provided the Board of Police Commissioners (BOPC) with a monthly financial update since January because the city hall had experienced problems implementing its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. While the police service has […]

5 Steps to the Best Travel Management Process Flow

If corporate travel management is part of your daily grind, then you probably receive dozens of emails a week with travel requests, questions about itineraries, issues booking flights, last-minute changes, cancellations, and a whole slew of scheduling complications, especially when it’s comes to group booking. Rather than answering a million emails (and risk dropping the ball or missing out on seats because you couldn’t get to the email fast enough), why not move travel management outside of your email inbox altogether? Why not track it—as in, see what trips need to be booked and finalized, which ones are ongoing, which […]

What to Expect in the Markets Next Week

Next week will be a holiday-shortened trading week, with US markets closed for the Memorial Day holiday on Monday. On Tuesday, we’ll get the latest updates on home prices, with the Case-Shiller National Home Price Index and FHFA House Price Index (HPI) for March. The labor market will also be in the spotlight, with the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) report for April, ADP’s National Employment Report tracking private sector payrolls, and the Labor Department’s nonfarm payrolls report for May. We’ll get updates on inflation and unemployment in the eurozone. Salesforce, HP, Broadcom, Dollar General, Lululemon Athletica, Macy’s, […]

Employees of financial business bound by a pair of robbers

Police say armed robbers bound employees of a financial business in Gray Highlands on Friday and made off with a quantity of cash. Gray-Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) respondent to a robbery at a financial business on Gray Road 2 in Gray Highlands on May 19 at around 5 pm Police said it was reported that two individuals, armed with a firearm, entered the business, bound employees and stole a quantity of currency. One suspect was described as male, black, thin build, 5’8″ to 5’10” tall. The second suspect was described as male, thin build, 5’8″ to 5’10” tall. Surveillance […]

Click flies up to 12th position in Best Companies’ 100 Best Mid-Sized Companies to Work For 2021 (the 8th year running on the list!)

We’re proud to announce that we’ve been listed in the Best Companies’ 100 Best Mid-Sized Companies to Work For 2021, coming in at an incredible 12th place. That makes it 8 years in a row now, something we’re absolutely over the moon about after the difficult year that everybody has had. In addition, Click made it into the Top 10 in the regional lists, with a 6th place finish in the Midland’s 100 Best Companies to Work For 2021, alongside a host of great Midlands based businesses. And it doesn’t end there, with another epic result in the new Business […]