Technology / Social Media

  • Decoding Digital Trust
    Decoding Digital Trust

    The new currency for secure online interaction

    Global reinsurer Swiss Re today released a report focused on Digital Trust – the critical currency earned by companies who demonstrate their ability to provide safe, reliable and ethical online programs or devices to their users. The report discusses how organizations should go about establishing digital trust. It also addresses how the re/insurance industry is…
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  • Cryptocurrency Investing
    Cryptocurrency Investing

    Powerful diversifier or portfolio kryptonite?

    The latest crypto collapse — in large part driven by poor design of a so-called “stablecoin” — highlights just one of the many reasons why cryptocurrency is a poor choice for long-term investors, according to PGIM, the $1.4 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).
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  • Economist: Recession And Bear Market Coming Unless Supply Chain Is Revived
    Economist: Recession And Bear Market Coming Unless Supply Chain Is Revived

    Tech-sector holds a silver lining

    Tech-sector holds a silver lining Economist Tenpao Lee, Ph.D., professor emeritus at Niagara University, is predicting a recession and a bear market as a result of the pandemic and the war in Ukraine, both of which have disrupted the supply chain – unless a robust supply chain can be recovered. He does see a bright…
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  • Alternative Data Is Driving Extreme Market Research Disruption
    Alternative Data Is Driving Extreme Market Research Disruption

    How hedge funds and private equity are at strategic risk of being outmaneuvered

    by Merilee Kern

    Numerous indicators make clear that the next five years will usher in extreme transformation for a multitude of industries and sectors as well as the global economy at large. This begs the question: what is driving such significant and rapid change? This big question just might be answered in two words: alternative data.
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  • Most Advisors Report They Lack Confidence On Crypto
    Most Advisors Report They Lack Confidence On Crypto

    New thought-leadership on digital assets targets today’s practitioners

    Fidelity Institutional®, the division of Fidelity Investments® dedicated to providing technology, solutions, and insights to wealth management firms and institutions, today announced the company’s latest efforts to educate advisors on digital assets, including a new strategic alliance with the Digital Assets Council of Financial Professionals (DACFP) certificate program, founded by Ric Edelman.
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  • Regulatory Framework Both A Challenge And An Opportunity For Crypto Industry
    Regulatory Framework Both A Challenge And An Opportunity For Crypto Industry

    60% of leading players in the crypto and traditional finance industries say clarity around regulatory framework will have the most positive impact on institutional crypto adoption

    SALT, a global thought leadership forum focused on innovation and investing, today announced the results of its survey featuring crypto market sentiments from over 225 investors and builders in the blockchain, digital assets and web3 space. The survey sought to capture attendees' views around key themes of the inaugural Crypto Bahamas, which was held in…
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  • ‘Come In… Let’s Talk’ Highlights The Women Of Wall Street
    ‘Come In… Let’s Talk’ Highlights The Women Of Wall Street

    A series of conversations with senior executives that explore what It really takes to succeed

    Morgan Stanley Wealth Management today launched Come In, Let’s Talk, a podcast series of candid, groundbreaking conversations with senior women executives who discuss their personal experiences climbing the corporate ranks and offer inspiration and specific guidance for anyone aspiring to a senior leadership position.
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  • Upside to Inflation? More Americans Are Budgeting than Ever Before
    Upside to Inflation? More Americans Are Budgeting than Ever Before

    Fifty percent are living paycheck to paycheck, but a spike in using online tools is making budgeting easier

    More Americans are keeping a household budget today than they did during the pandemic – when budgeting reached an all-time high, according to the annual Debt.com Budgeting Survey.
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  • 21% of Americans Have Given up Hope of Ever Becoming Debt Free in Their Lifetime
    21% of Americans Have Given up Hope of Ever Becoming Debt Free in Their Lifetime

    Author takes a 'deep dive' into the psychology of debt

    One of the key findings in a new consumer debt survey which was conducted over a 12 year period (between 2010 and 2022) by Data United LDS™ is that 21% of Americans have given up hope of ever becoming debt free in their lifetime.
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  • How Corporate Social Responsibility Can Boost Tech Innovation
    How Corporate Social Responsibility Can Boost Tech Innovation

    Study: Companies can do well by being good

    Companies that take corporate social responsibility (CSR) seriously have an advantage when it comes to developing innovative technologies, according to a recent study published by the American Accounting Association.
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  • The Future Of Financial Services & Banking Is ‘Phygital’
    The Future Of Financial Services & Banking Is ‘Phygital’

    Trends in client outreach and interaction usher in a new customer-oriented view

    The new survey "Opportunities in the phygital landscape" conducted by Global Data on behalf of Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) identifies the most important trends in how banks, financial institutions and financial service providers will interact with their customers in the near future. The focus is clearly on the integration of physical and digital services.
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  • Psst… The Secret to Financial Security is Owning Life Insurance
    Psst… The Secret to Financial Security is Owning Life Insurance

    Why do 2 in 5 parents say they are barely or not at all financially secure?

    According to new findings from the 2022 Insurance Barometer Study, conducted jointly by nonprofit industry trade associations LIMRA and Life Happens, 2 in 5 parents say they are barely or not at all financially secure.
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  • Stinkin’ Thinkin’: 4 Ways Your Brain is Hardwired to Think Negative Thoughts
    Stinkin’ Thinkin’: 4 Ways Your Brain is Hardwired to Think Negative Thoughts

    Expert reveals why many can't help thinking undesirable thoughts

    We’re all wired to want to grow toward the highest version of ourselves. There are many components involved in moving your life forward. Growing toward our goals is much like driving a car.
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