UBS survey: U.S. firms put shareholder payments top, capex last

American executives set buybacks and dividends as their top priority for deploying capital around the turn of this year, and sharply curbed their expectations for capital spending, according to a survey from UBS Group AG......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2020

Top U.S. fund firms split over new limits on shareholder votes

Pending U.S. securities rules that would limit shareholder proposals have divided passive and active U.S. fund firms as some take a harder line on issues like climate change......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020

A thousand EU financial firms plan to open UK offices after Brexit

More than a thousand banks, asset managers, payments companies and insurers in the European Union plan to open offices in post-Brexit Britain so they can continue serving UK clients, regulatory consultancy Bovill said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 19th, 2020

The new US-China trade deal could help US payments firms enter China

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Payments & Commerce subscribers e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2020

U.S. economy expands modestly but trade tensions weigh, Fed survey shows

The U.S. economy expanded at a modest pace through the final six weeks of 2019 but uncertainty over U.S. trade policy continued to hurt firms, a survey conducted by the Federal Reserve said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2020

Law firm names new head of Tampa office

One of the Tampa Bay area's largest law firms has a new managing shareholder. Lori Baggett is the new managing shareholder in the Tampa office of Carlton Fields, the law firm said Friday. Baggett succeeds Luis “Lu” Prats, who served in the ro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2020

Oilfield service firms have a bearish outlook for 2020: Dallas Fed

With their business outlook worsening, about half of oil field service firms plan to cut spending in 2020, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas said on Friday in its quarterly energy survey......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 27th, 2019

75% of IoT Firms Want to Add Blockchain: Survey

A majority of those companies using Internet of Things technology has adopted, or is considering adopting, blockchain......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 13th, 2019

Flying cars could lure investors away from ground-based services: survey

Electric air taxis — known colloquially, if somewhat misleadingly, as "flying cars" — could draw millions of investor dollars away from ground-based transportation start-up firms in 2020, according to a study released on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 9th, 2019

U.S. private sector job growth at six-month low in November: ADP

U.S. private-sector job growth unexpectedly slowed to its weakest pace in six months in November, and goods producers and construction firms cut jobs, a private survey said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 4th, 2019

Money in Medicine: These drug and device companies paid the most to D.C. doctors in 2018​

Doctors in Washington D.C. received more than $18.5 million in non-research-related payments from pharmaceutical companies and medical device firms in 2018, according to a Washington Business Journal analysis of data from the Centers for Medicaid and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2019

China capex growth hits three-year low as weak economy, trade war drag

Capital investment by Chinese firms has ground to its slowest pace in three years, as a weakening economy, tight credit and prolonged trade war with the United States dent sales growth and cash reserves, a Reuters analysis showed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 3rd, 2019

DHL survey: Many firms have no contingency plans should U.S.-China trade war worsen

Many firms have no contingency plans should U.S.-China trade war worsen: DHL survey.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2019

Many firms have no contingency plans should U.S.-China trade war worsen: DHL survey

As the U.S.-China trade war drags into its 16th month and continues to disrupt supply chains, more than one-quarter of multinational firms have not made contingency plans, showed a survey from a subsidiary of courier giant DHL......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2019

These are Florida"s highest-compensated doctors based on non-research payments from drug and device firms


Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2019

Healthcare workers are uncomfortable with tech giants like Google handling patient data, a survey found

Getty A survey of UK healthcare staff found workers are overwhelmingly uncomfortable at the prospect of Silicon Valley firms handling sensitive patient data. YouGov, a major UK market research firm, surveyed 1,000 staff working at the UK's state-funded .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 27th, 2019

Survey: China private firms shun US as investment, IPO destination

China private firms shun U.S. as investment, IPO destination, survey shows.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 19th, 2019

5 best practices in payments fraud protection

Organizations face many challenges when it comes to protecting against payments fraud. The current trends are alarming. According to a 2019 survey by the Association of Financial Professionals (AFP) on payments fraud and control, fraud reached a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2019

Payments fraud is on the rise so how do you protect your company?

Payments fraud reached a new high in 2018, according to the recent 2019 AFP Payments Fraud Survey, with 82% of companies reporting they were targets. The survey found that last year alone, 80% of organizations experienced business email compromise .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2019

Proxy adviser ISS sues U.S. markets regulator over guidance aimed at curbing advice

Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services Inc on Thursday sued the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over guidance aiming to clarify how investors and firms that vote on their behalf should cast their ballots in corporate elections......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 31st, 2019

US Shale In A State Of "Deep Anxiety", Survey Signals Capex Collapse Imminent

US Shale In A State Of "Deep Anxiety", Survey Signals Capex Collapse Imminent Authored by Nick .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2019