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Finance committee approves 4 percent tuition increase

Finance committee approves 4 percent tuition increase

The WKU Board of Regents finance committee approved recommendations for the 2018-19 operating budget on Wednesday, including increases for tuition rates, online course fees for full-time students and full-time employee salaries. “This is a new era for us in terms of budget improvement,” said Gil Johnson, chair of the regents’ Finance and Budget Committee, at […]

Ethics staff: Democratic gubernatorial candidate Diane Russell broke campaign finance rules

Ethics staff: Democratic gubernatorial candidate Diane Russell broke campaign finance rules

Democratic candidate for governor Diane Russell faces sanctions from the Maine Ethics Commission after its staff found she violated campaign finance reporting law by failing to explain how she spent some of her campaign funds. The allegation marks the third time in three years the former Portland lawmaker has been charged with campaign finance violations […]

The NFL just handed Donald Trump a huge win

The NFL just handed Donald Trump a huge win

In a move sure to fuel further controversy, NFL team owners on Wednesday agreed to a new policy regarding players who kneel in protest during the playing of the national anthem: The league will now fine teams whose players do not stand during the anthem. It is an outcome sure to please President Trump, who […]

Robert Massie's communications director departs, citing 'finance' issues

Robert Massie's communications director departs, citing 'finance' issues

Gubernatorial candidate Robert Massie’s communications director, Mara Dolan, has quit the campaign after six weeks — a sign of financial trouble for the Democrat before the state party’s endorsement convention next month. Dolan said her decision to leave the Massie campaign was based on “finance.” As of May 15, Massie had $18,006 in his campaign […]

Impact finance: Profit as well as environmental & social benefits

Impact finance: Profit as well as environmental & social benefits

Innpact recently celebrated its 10th anniversary in Luxembourg. Set up with the vision of helping to create “a world where social and environmental initiatives are sustainable”, it is dedicated to supporting impact finance initiatives. In an interview with Delano, Corinne Molitor, defined impact finance, described the ways Innpact supports its development and introduced the International Climate […]

Finding Another FinTech Angle To Tackle The Trade Finance Gap

Finding Another FinTech Angle To Tackle The Trade Finance Gap

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email With a market gap as wide as $1.5 trillion, it’s no wonder the trade finance industry has landed the attention of FinTechs at a lightning pace in recent years. Much of that focus occurs in the form of alternative lenders introducing new avenues through which […]

End of an Era on Senate Finance as Longtime Staffer Departs

End of an Era on Senate Finance as Longtime Staffer Departs

Mark Prater, a fixture in GOP tax policymaking on Capitol Hill, is leaving his post as chief tax counsel for the Senate Finance Committee. “Mark has played a vital role in every major tax debate in the last quarter century,” Finance Chairman Orrin G. Hatch announced Tuesday in a statement, noting Prater’s work on last […]

Ping An Finance director Xiaolan Xiao convicted of money laundering

Ping An Finance director Xiaolan Xiao convicted of money laundering

A banned director of a finance firm has now been convicted on money laundering charges, just weeks after losing a legal battle challenging a $5.3 million fine for his “calculated and contemptuous disregard” for anti-money-laundering laws. The Herald can reveal Xiaolan Xiao, 60, the Ping An Finance director and sole shareholder, has pleaded guilty to […]

Gaswick named Vice President for Administration and Finance

Gaswick named Vice President for Administration and Finance

CHADRON – Kari Gaswick has been named the Vice President for Administration and Finance at Chadron State College, President Randy Rhine announced May 14. Gaswick, formerly the college’s Comptroller, replaces Dale Grant, who retired May 11. “Kari has served Chadron State College extraordinarily well as our Comptroller for four years and that role helped prepare […]

Najib govt chalked up $338b in debt, says finance minister

Najib govt chalked up $338b in debt, says finance minister

Malaysia’s new administration yesterday detailed the full extent of the threat posed to the country’s economy by mega projects under the previous government, while former prime minister Najib Razak was hauled in for questioning by anti-graft investigators. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng revealed that the country’s debt obligations had surpassed RM1 trillion (S$338 billion) under […]