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Opinion: Climate risk management will be rewarded with better economic results

A person walks past a climate change-themed nature mural on Earth Day during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on April 22, 2021. Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press Sonia Baxendale is the Managing Director of the Global Risk Institute in financial services A recent Moody’s report suggested Canada could be …

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How would you do in a financial Olympics?

Businesswoman holding champions trophy in the stadium. getty Watching the benefits of so much training at the Olympics can be a motivator for our own accomplishments. While you won’t earn medals for your financial accomplishments, you could gain something even more valuable: financial security and independence for you and your …

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Indian industry must increase its risk-taking capacity: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday urged Indian industry to increase its ability to take risks by taking advantage of reforms undertaken by the government and changing consumer preferences for products made in India. “A vehicle cannot run on one wheel. All the wheels should turn smoothly. This is why …

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Driving digital transformation in finance – and beyond

Financial leaders can create value through digital transformation. getty Digital transformation coupled with a fierce war for talent are two macro-trends reshaping finance. This makes the discussion with Jennifer LaClair, CFO of Ally Financial, a leader in the digitization industry, particularly relevant at this time. I asked LaClair how Ally …

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The largest general insurer produces good technical results in the automotive sector

Malayan Insurance continues to post good technical results for its automotive business, which offsets the unfavorable performance of its fire business, notes AM Best. The insurer’s overall underwriting performance has been hampered by the volatility and adverse claims of its fire business in recent years, due to major catastrophes and …

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5 things to keep in mind before applying

Taking advantage of a home loan is never an easy proposition as you get older. Living a comfortable life after retirement is a dream for many, and many want the same to be experienced in their own homes. Although mortgage rates are at their lowest, with some banks and credit …

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Will the Biden Child Tax Credit Have an Impact on Voters in the Midterm Election?

WASHINGTON A new monthly cash benefit championed by President Joe Biden is on the cusp, supporters of the program hope, to lift families out of poverty and provide them with financial security. Will that also cause some of those same parents to vote Democrats? The president’s broad political agenda is …

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Up to 650,000 Michigan residents may need to repay unemployment benefits. here’s why

Millions of Americans have lost their jobs during the pandemic. Fortunately, unemployment benefits have been made available to those who do not have a fault-free job. But the process of claiming unemployment over the past year and the change has not been smooth. Many states use outdated technology to process …

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Rising house prices, Credit Union caps savings, and handshake returns – sort of

Real estate agents expect national house prices to rise an average of 6 percent over the next 12 months, with a majority blaming the price hike on a lack of housing supply, reports Laura Slattery. More than 200 estate agents belonging to the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland have been …

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