2020-01-26 01:05:07| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Tesla, recent recruit to the $100bn club, must be hoping it will become as unassailable as the likes of Amazon and AppleEven in our age of tech billionaires, Elon Musks potential pay packet from Tesla is eyecatching. If the Californian carmakers average market value stays above $100bn (76bn) for six months, he will be eligible for stock options worth $350m. It breached the $100bn barrier last week, so the clock is ticking. If Musk can pump the manufacturer to a $650bn valuation, his reward could reach $50bn. That is not a typo: a five followed by 10 zeros.So Musk doesnt lack for motivation. This week will offer the first test of that new $100bn valuation, when Tesla joins Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Microsoft in a barrage of US tech companies reporting earnings for the last three months of 2019. If Wall Street analysts are to be believed, records will be sent tumbling by the tech giants numbers. Continue reading...
2020-01-25 08:00:47| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Every day, life-changing sums are lost to transfer scams but were still waiting for actionThe smartphone message going out to customers of Barclays is warm and friendly. Coming soon, it says, when you pay someone new, youll be able to check the name on their account to help make sure youre paying the right person.How lovely of the banks to be introducing such measures to protect us all. But the reality is that they have had to be cajoled, prodded and generally dragged into taking action. In the meantime, thousands of people have seen their financial lives shattered by frauds, or simple human error, that could so easily have been avoided. Continue reading...
2020-01-24 22:00:00| Telegraph Business
2020-01-24 13:17:00| Fool.com Headlines
If stress is driving your shopping behavior, you need more than a budget to guide you.
2020-01-24 06:00:34| Mondaq.Com
Canadian Securities Administrators ("CSA") are seeking input on a possible mechanism to reduce regulatory burden for non-investment fund reporting issuers,...