Videos

11:55

What is a Pension Fund?

2:31

Pension Funds | Basics

53:16

The Pension Gamble (full documentary) | FRONTLINE

5:31

Successful pension fund manager describes keys to long term investing

6:54

The Government Pension Fund Global

16:43

Your pension fund is worth almost nothing? Find out why. | Dr. Christopher Sier | TEDxOxBridge

2:53

What Is a Pension? | Financial Terms

11:50

A beginner's guide to pensions - MoneyWeek Investment Tutorials

5:38

How the nation's largest public pension fund is invested

1:29

What is PENSION FUND? What does PENSION FUND mean? PENSION FUND meaning & explanation

3:06

Pension & Provident Funds

28:28

Pension Fund Concepts | PFRDA Act, 2013 | National Pension System (NPS) | Siddharth Agarwal

3:16

What is the difference between Provident Fund and Pension Fund?

15:36

NPS (National Pension Scheme) से Retirement Planning in 2021

10:04

Pension Funds

29:39

Investing for pension funds

112:59

Public Pension Funds

5:30

State pension funds are investing in these Russian assets

7:16

The difference between Pension Funds, Provident Funds and Retirement Annuities.

4:45

INTERVIEW: Pension funds & private equity

2:45

What happens when a pension fund runs out of money?

11:21

European Banks & Pension Funds Implode As Putin Orders Payments To Creditors Be Made In Rubles

8:24

Pension Funds | Withdrawal benefits delays reported

8:03

The Truth Behind Mergers and Pension Funds

Contact Us

Private Pension News

China’s private pension scheme to draw US$17.8 billion a year from savings accounts into asset management

South China Morning Post | 19 May 2022

The scheme, unveiled in April, will attract US$17.8 billion a year, as China Citic Bank joins the institutions seeking to help citizens move their vast savings into investment vehicles. ...

Private pensions: act early to avoid a big inheritance tax bill

Moneyweek | 18 May 2022

Use your Isa to splash out and keep your pension for the children © Getty Images Too embarrassed to ask: what is fiscal drag? The inheritance-tax (IHT) grab continues to intensify. The combination of frozen tax thresholds and soaring property prices saw HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) take £5.5bn in IHT between April 2021 and February 2022 – around

Federated Hermes awarded $1B private equity mandate by U.K. pension fund

Business Journal | 17 May 2022

Horizon III to be managed by Hermes GPE LLP, a subsidiary of downtown Pittsburgh-based Federated Hermes. ...

Federated Hermes, Inc. and BT Pension Scheme announce $1 billion private equity mandate (Federated Hermes Inc)

Public Technologies | 17 May 2022

) Federated Hermes, Inc. and BT Pension Scheme announce $1 billion private equity mandate (PITTSBURGH, Pa., May 17, 2022) - Federated Hermes, Inc. (NYSE: FHI), a global leader in active, responsible investing, has been awarded $1 billion private equity mandate from BT Pension Scheme (BTPS), one of the UK's largest occupational pension schemes. The

Federated Hermes, Inc. and BT Pension Scheme announce $1 billion private equity mandate

PR Newswire | 17 May 2022

PITTSBURGH, May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Federated Hermes, Inc. (NYSE: FHI), a global leader in active, responsible investing, has been awarded $1 billion private equity mandate from BT Pension Scheme (BTPS), one of the UK's largest occupational pension schemes. The mandate, called Horizon III, will be managed by Hermes GPE LLP, a specialist global

Ohio Teachers Pension May Be First To Investigate And Recover Funds From Private Equity Firms

Forbes | 11 May 2022

Following last week's election results, STRS Ohio's Board may vote to become the first public pension to restore transparency and hold Wall Street private equity firms accountable. ...

Private pension scheme a boon for the public

China Daily | 11 May 2022

The State Council, China's Cabinet, has issued a document, "Opinions on Promoting the Development of Private Pensions", detailing the development of the first-ever private pension plan, which indicates that China is trying to develop a multi-pillar pension system. The private pension system will complement the existing pension system consisting of

Nest to invest pensions in private equity with Schroders

The Times/The Sunday Times | 04 May 2022

Eleven million low earners are to begin investing some of their savings in private equity after their state-backed pension scheme hired

Prudential says China's private pension plan is a 'huge opportunity'

CNBC | 29 Apr 2022

Mark FitzPatrick of the insurance firm discusses China's new initiative and how the Covid-19 pandemic has affected the insurance industry. ...

Retirement News

From kicking tires to embracing philosophy, retiring UNK professor taught the 'essential things'

Lincoln Journal Star | 20 May 2022

MARY JANE SKALA Kearney Hub KEARNEY — If a young Tom Martin had been told he’d become a distinguished philosophy professor, he’d have laughed. “Back then, I wanted to go from bar to bar playing a blues guitar,” he said. He averaged Ds in high school. As a senior, he spent most classroom days staring out the window. After graduating from high school

Retired judge hopes city continues to address needs of the people

Maryville Daily Forum | 20 May 2022

Chances are if you have been in front of a judge, it has been a municipal court judge. If you have been in front of a municipal court judge in the past 21 years, it has been Judge John Boeh. Boeh, a recently retired municipal court judge, will be the first to say that much of his day-to-day work in the past 20-plus years on the bench involved many

Former SF Giants All-Star Joe Panik ‘quietly’ retires from baseball, per report

Chico Enterprise Record | 20 May 2022

Eight years after debuting with the Giants and providing a spark amid their run to a third World Series title in five seasons, second baseman Joe Panik has retired. The NY Post reported Panik has “quietly retired” and is enjoying family life after an eight-season career that began in San Francisco in 2014. Panik finished sixth in National League

Got A Salary Hike? Here Is How To Plan Your Investment In Order To Save Taxes | Mint

Live Mint | 20 May 2022

A salary hike in your early professional years helps you upgrade your lifestyle. You must put this extra money to use by picking tax-saving investments based on your risk profile. It helps one earn inflation-beating returns and achieve vital financial goals. If the salary hike has put you in the taxable bracket, choose investments that qualify for

Mike Ormsby to retire as Spokane city attorney

The Spokesman-Review | 20 May 2022

Mike Ormsby, who has served as Spokane’s city attorney for more than five years during two administrations, will retire next month, the city announced in a release Thursday. Following his last day June 10, Ormsby will continue overseeing the

'Mentally draining': Phoenix and All Whites star retires at 29

NewstalkZB | 20 May 2022

Louis Fenton has announced his retirement from professional football at the age of 29. The seven-cap All White has played more than 150 matches for the club, with only Andrew Durante, Vince Lia, Manny Muscat and Ben Sigmund having pulled on the team's colours more often. Over the past 10 years, the defender has struggled with injuries, including

Thanks for the memories, Mick: Hubert retiring after 33 years and about 2,500 UF games

Leesburg Daily Commercial | 20 May 2022

Mick Hubert’s phone might have overloaded Gainesville’s entire cellular network Thursday. Everybody who was anybody at Florida the past 30 years was calling or texting. They’d just heard the news. The Voice of the Gators is walking away from the microphone. “This is my 15 minutes of fame right here,” Hubert told his

Bombers star Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti shocks the AFL by RETIRING aged just 29 after battling racist ...

The Daily Mail | 20 May 2022

Very few AFL players had to work as hard as Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti or face as much adversity as the Essendon forward, who shocked the AFL with his premature retirement on Friday. The Essendon livewire is just 29 and only managed to crack the AFL in 2016, but his legacy will be remembered for a long time to come. With the club's season in

Ravens' Koch retires after 16 seasons

The Star Democrat | 20 May 2022

OWINGS MILLS (AP) — Longtime Ravens punter Sam Koch retired Thursday and will join the Baltimore coaching staff as a special teams consultant. A 16-year veteran, Koch, 39, appeared in a franchise-record 256 regular-season games, 239 consecutively from 2006-20, also a team record. He was a member of Baltimore’s 2012 Super Bowl championship team, and

Our expats Down Under may well decide make-up of the next Australian government

Irish Independent | 20 May 2022

I am seven years at home now. Seven years back in Ireland. In that time I’ve settled myself into Irish life and grown used to the ways of this country, but there’s a part of me still invested in my old home of Australia. The land down under is part of the Irish global community – more than 74,000 Irish people live there as of

Science Hill School auditorium renamed to honor retiring teacher

Commonwealth Journal | 20 May 2022

After 45 years of teaching at Science Hill School, Hanna Young has left a part of herself with generations of students. Now, her very name will be a part of the building — in perhaps the most appropriate place possible. The new name of the school's auditorium was unveiled Thursday, honoring Young as she prepares to entire retirement for the second

Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti announces immediate retirement

Sportingnews | 20 May 2022

Essendon forward Anthony McDonald -Tipungwuti has announced his immediate retirement from the game. The 29-year-old calls time on his playing career after 126 games and 153 goals for the Bombers. Originally from the Tiwi Islands, “Walla” moved to Melbourne in pursuit of an education and a football career and eventually found his way onto the

VIDEO | Could Sebastian Vettel retire? - GPBlog NewsFlash

GP Blog | 20 May 2022

Why will there only be 22 races this season? Perez not

Retired Judges Call for Federal ICAC, “Despite Recent Criticisms” From PM

Sydney Criminal Lawyers | 20 May 2022

Thirty one former Australian judges released addressed to the leaders of all major and minor parties running in this Saturday’s federal election, highlighting the urgency for a National Integrity Commission to be established. The ex-judicial officers make clear that the case for a federal anticorruption watchdog “remains impregnable”, as the

Essendon Bombers hero Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti retires from AFL

NIT | 20 May 2022

Essendon cult hero�Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti has retired from the AFL, effective immediately. The dynamite small forward has been dealing with personal issues and has not played for the Bombers since round 21 last year. McDonald-Tipungwuti’s 126-game career ends after it started in 2016 when he was given a chance when the

Assistant D.C. police chief who sued over discrimination is retiring

The Washington Post | 20 May 2022

Chanel Dickerson, one of the D.C. police’s highest ranking Black female officers, is among 10 women involved in the lawsuit, which accuses the department of widespread discrimination and sexual harassment. ...

Guard Officer Allowed to Retire with Benefits After 'Motorboating' Subordinate

Democratic Underground | 20 May 2022

A Louisiana Army National Guard officer retired in March with benefits after being convicted of assault and conduct unbecoming an officer for

2022 Budget - Was The Retired Community Ignored Or Forgotten?

Scoop | 20 May 2022

Are you receiving NZ Superannuation? If you are, then no, you are not one of the 2.1 million Kiwi’s getting the $350 cost of living supplement announced in the 2022 Budget. If you hold a Gold card the extension of the half priced public ... ...

Cove PD secretary retires, honored at council meeting

Killeen Daily Herald | 20 May 2022

Cheryl Foster, the executive secretary of the Copperas Cove Police Department, said Tuesday that when she was hired to do the job on Oct. 8, 1996, she

Former Husker punter Sam Koch retires from NFL after 16 seasons

Omaha World-Herald | 20 May 2022

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Longtime Ravens punter Sam Koch retired Thursday and will join the Baltimore coaching staff as a special teams consultant. A 16-year veteran of the league and a former Husker, Koch appeared in a franchise-record 256 regular-season games, including a franchise-record 239 consecutively from 2006-20. The 39-year-old was a member of

Melba softball coach Don Jamison set for retirement after state

Idaho Press-Tribune | 20 May 2022

Don Jamison knew it was time for retirement. ...

Essendon forward Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti announces retirement from AFL

Australian Broadcasting Corporation | 20 May 2022

Bombers forward Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti announces his immediate retirement from the AFL after 126 games for Essendon. ...

Mutual Fund

From kicking tires to embracing philosophy, retiring UNK professor taught the 'essential things'

Lincoln Journal Star | 20 May 2022

MARY JANE SKALA Kearney Hub KEARNEY — If a young Tom Martin had been told he’d become a distinguished philosophy professor, he’d have laughed. “Back then, I wanted to go from bar to bar playing a blues guitar,” he said. He averaged Ds in high school. As a senior, he spent most classroom days staring out the window. After graduating from high school

Retired judge hopes city continues to address needs of the people

Maryville Daily Forum | 20 May 2022

Chances are if you have been in front of a judge, it has been a municipal court judge. If you have been in front of a municipal court judge in the past 21 years, it has been Judge John Boeh. Boeh, a recently retired municipal court judge, will be the first to say that much of his day-to-day work in the past 20-plus years on the bench involved many

Former SF Giants All-Star Joe Panik ‘quietly’ retires from baseball, per report

Chico Enterprise Record | 20 May 2022

Eight years after debuting with the Giants and providing a spark amid their run to a third World Series title in five seasons, second baseman Joe Panik has retired. The NY Post reported Panik has “quietly retired” and is enjoying family life after an eight-season career that began in San Francisco in 2014. Panik finished sixth in National League

Got A Salary Hike? Here Is How To Plan Your Investment In Order To Save Taxes | Mint

Live Mint | 20 May 2022

A salary hike in your early professional years helps you upgrade your lifestyle. You must put this extra money to use by picking tax-saving investments based on your risk profile. It helps one earn inflation-beating returns and achieve vital financial goals. If the salary hike has put you in the taxable bracket, choose investments that qualify for

Mike Ormsby to retire as Spokane city attorney

The Spokesman-Review | 20 May 2022

Mike Ormsby, who has served as Spokane’s city attorney for more than five years during two administrations, will retire next month, the city announced in a release Thursday. Following his last day June 10, Ormsby will continue overseeing the

'Mentally draining': Phoenix and All Whites star retires at 29

NewstalkZB | 20 May 2022

Louis Fenton has announced his retirement from professional football at the age of 29. The seven-cap All White has played more than 150 matches for the club, with only Andrew Durante, Vince Lia, Manny Muscat and Ben Sigmund having pulled on the team's colours more often. Over the past 10 years, the defender has struggled with injuries, including

Thanks for the memories, Mick: Hubert retiring after 33 years and about 2,500 UF games

Leesburg Daily Commercial | 20 May 2022

Mick Hubert’s phone might have overloaded Gainesville’s entire cellular network Thursday. Everybody who was anybody at Florida the past 30 years was calling or texting. They’d just heard the news. The Voice of the Gators is walking away from the microphone. “This is my 15 minutes of fame right here,” Hubert told his

Bombers star Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti shocks the AFL by RETIRING aged just 29 after battling racist ...

The Daily Mail | 20 May 2022

Very few AFL players had to work as hard as Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti or face as much adversity as the Essendon forward, who shocked the AFL with his premature retirement on Friday. The Essendon livewire is just 29 and only managed to crack the AFL in 2016, but his legacy will be remembered for a long time to come. With the club's season in

Ravens' Koch retires after 16 seasons

The Star Democrat | 20 May 2022

OWINGS MILLS (AP) — Longtime Ravens punter Sam Koch retired Thursday and will join the Baltimore coaching staff as a special teams consultant. A 16-year veteran, Koch, 39, appeared in a franchise-record 256 regular-season games, 239 consecutively from 2006-20, also a team record. He was a member of Baltimore’s 2012 Super Bowl championship team, and

Our expats Down Under may well decide make-up of the next Australian government

Irish Independent | 20 May 2022

I am seven years at home now. Seven years back in Ireland. In that time I’ve settled myself into Irish life and grown used to the ways of this country, but there’s a part of me still invested in my old home of Australia. The land down under is part of the Irish global community – more than 74,000 Irish people live there as of

Science Hill School auditorium renamed to honor retiring teacher

Commonwealth Journal | 20 May 2022

After 45 years of teaching at Science Hill School, Hanna Young has left a part of herself with generations of students. Now, her very name will be a part of the building — in perhaps the most appropriate place possible. The new name of the school's auditorium was unveiled Thursday, honoring Young as she prepares to entire retirement for the second

Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti announces immediate retirement

Sportingnews | 20 May 2022

Essendon forward Anthony McDonald -Tipungwuti has announced his immediate retirement from the game. The 29-year-old calls time on his playing career after 126 games and 153 goals for the Bombers. Originally from the Tiwi Islands, “Walla” moved to Melbourne in pursuit of an education and a football career and eventually found his way onto the

VIDEO | Could Sebastian Vettel retire? - GPBlog NewsFlash

GP Blog | 20 May 2022

Why will there only be 22 races this season? Perez not

Retired Judges Call for Federal ICAC, “Despite Recent Criticisms” From PM

Sydney Criminal Lawyers | 20 May 2022

Thirty one former Australian judges released addressed to the leaders of all major and minor parties running in this Saturday’s federal election, highlighting the urgency for a National Integrity Commission to be established. The ex-judicial officers make clear that the case for a federal anticorruption watchdog “remains impregnable”, as the

Essendon Bombers hero Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti retires from AFL

NIT | 20 May 2022

Essendon cult hero�Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti has retired from the AFL, effective immediately. The dynamite small forward has been dealing with personal issues and has not played for the Bombers since round 21 last year. McDonald-Tipungwuti’s 126-game career ends after it started in 2016 when he was given a chance when the

Assistant D.C. police chief who sued over discrimination is retiring

The Washington Post | 20 May 2022

Chanel Dickerson, one of the D.C. police’s highest ranking Black female officers, is among 10 women involved in the lawsuit, which accuses the department of widespread discrimination and sexual harassment. ...

Guard Officer Allowed to Retire with Benefits After 'Motorboating' Subordinate

Democratic Underground | 20 May 2022

A Louisiana Army National Guard officer retired in March with benefits after being convicted of assault and conduct unbecoming an officer for

2022 Budget - Was The Retired Community Ignored Or Forgotten?

Scoop | 20 May 2022

Are you receiving NZ Superannuation? If you are, then no, you are not one of the 2.1 million Kiwi’s getting the $350 cost of living supplement announced in the 2022 Budget. If you hold a Gold card the extension of the half priced public ... ...

Cove PD secretary retires, honored at council meeting

Killeen Daily Herald | 20 May 2022

Cheryl Foster, the executive secretary of the Copperas Cove Police Department, said Tuesday that when she was hired to do the job on Oct. 8, 1996, she

Former Husker punter Sam Koch retires from NFL after 16 seasons

Omaha World-Herald | 20 May 2022

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Longtime Ravens punter Sam Koch retired Thursday and will join the Baltimore coaching staff as a special teams consultant. A 16-year veteran of the league and a former Husker, Koch appeared in a franchise-record 256 regular-season games, including a franchise-record 239 consecutively from 2006-20. The 39-year-old was a member of

Melba softball coach Don Jamison set for retirement after state

Idaho Press-Tribune | 20 May 2022

Don Jamison knew it was time for retirement. ...

Essendon forward Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti announces retirement from AFL

Australian Broadcasting Corporation | 20 May 2022

Bombers forward Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti announces his immediate retirement from the AFL after 126 games for Essendon. ...

Michigan House OKs bill to address rules on Oxford attendance, testing after shooting

Eagle-Tribune | 20 May 2022

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan House on Thursday passed a $6.8 million supplemental spending bill that attempts to resolve lingering questions over Oxford Community Schools' ability to end the school year June 10 without fear of reprisal for not meeting state school day requirements. The bill, which passed on a unanimous vote, encourages the

Grants for restaurants, small businesses blocked in Senate

Eagle-Tribune | 20 May 2022

WASHINGTON — Deficit-concerned senators blocked the Senate from considering a $48 billion aid package for restaurants and other small businesses Thursday, likely dealing a fatal blow to a months-long effort to provide a final round of relief for industries that suffered major revenue losses during the pandemic. The Senate did not invoke cloture on

American Chemical Society agreement allows open access publishing for UC articles

The Daily Californian | 20 May 2022

American Chemical Society agreement allows open access publishing for UC articles Gabriel Nuer/File An agreement with the American Chemical Society will allow UC-authored articles to be published open access, meaning the works will be available to a greater amount of people. An agreement with the UC system and the American Chemical Society, or ACS,

Misinformation, violence and a paper shortage threaten midterm elections, officials say

Victoria Advocate | 20 May 2022

Voters cast their ballots at Timberline High School during the Idaho Primary on May 17, 2022. (Otto Kitsinger for Idaho Capital Sun) Members of a U.S. Senate panel and election administrators raised a bevy of concerns Thursday about the challenges elections officials will face this fall, saying problems ranging from a lack of paper to coordinated

Lima area sports calendar

Lima Ohio | 20 May 2022

Note: Events may be canceled due to coronavirus outbreak. Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by noon Monday of each week to The Lima News. ARCHERY Allen County: The Allen County Archers hold 3-D shoots the first Saturday and Sunday of each month through September. It is open to all

A pension is nothing more than deferred compensation.
Elizabeth Warren

Videos

News

Proposal to require Sullivan County Jail inmates to "pay to stay" rolled to June agenda

Johnson City Press | 20 May 2022

BLOUNTVILLE — The Sullivan County Commission did not vote on or discuss a resolution Thursday that would bill inmates in the county jail $35 per day for the length of their incarceration. Commissioner Hershel Glover, primary sponsor, asked that the resolution be "rolled" to the commission's June meeting. Glover and co-sponsor Commissioner Dwight

Unicoi County Public Library fighting to increase funding

Kingsport Times-News | 20 May 2022

The Unicoi County Public Library is fighting for a big increase in municipal funding to keep its doors open. Library Director Selena Harmon said the foundation that much of the library’s operational budget is being pulled from is almost out of money. The Unicoi County Public Library Foundation began years ago with a $650,000 donation, which Harmon

Biden administration secures first batch of baby formula from overseas as it navigates how to ...

The Citizens | 20 May 2022

The Biden administration announced Thursday that it had secured its first batch of infant formula from overseas and was preparing to fly it through the newly created Operation Fly Formula program, as White House officials face pressure to provide important details on how they will implement their recently announced efforts to alleviate the national

Mercedes just sold the world's most expensive car for $142 million

The Citizens | 20 May 2022

Mercedes-Benz confirmed on Thursday that it recently sold the world's most expensive car. A very rare 1955 Mercedes-Benz SLR coupe that had been kept in the German automaker's collection was sold to a private owner for €135 million, the equivalent of

Japan to donate $2 million to IAEA for Ukraine nuke safety

Asahi News | 20 May 2022

Japan announced Thursday that it will donate 2 million euros ($2.1 million) to the International Atomic Energy Agency for its efforts to ensure the safety of Ukrainian nuclear facilities that have come under Russian attack. Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi unveiled the pledge after meeting with IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi, who is visiting

How Chennai’s public transport scene should change by 2030

The Times of India | 20 May 2022

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has taken up the challenging task of migrating the state’s bus transport system, among the better-run in the country, to a new paradigm. In tandem with climate change goals, this reform move aims to meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) for safe, affordable, accessible and sustainable transport systems

ETMarkets Smart Talk: Deploy cash gradually as longer-term story for India is attractive: Vaibhav Sanghavi

The Times of India | 20 May 2022

“The longer-term story for India looks very attractive and compelling, investors may gradually deploy over the course of next quarter, taking advantage of the volatility which might sustain," says Vaibhav Sanghavi - Co Chief Executive Officer, Avendus Capital Public Markets Alternate Strategies

Here's how abortion clinics are preparing for Roe to fall

The Citizens' Voice | 20 May 2022

JACKSON, Miss. — Leaders of a Tennessee abortion clinic calculated driving distances and studied passenger rail routes as they scanned the map for another place to offer services if the U.S. Supreme Court lets states restrict or eliminate abortion rights. They chose Carbondale in Illinois — a state that has easy abortion access but is surrounded by

Oklahoma legislature approves ban on trans school bathrooms

Enid News & Eagle | 20 May 2022

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Legislature on Thursday approved a bill requiring public and public charter school students to use only the bathroom of the sex listed on their birth certificate. About a dozen conservative states have passed laws aimed at the transgender population, including bathroom use, athletes and banning gender confirming

ADRIAN SMITH: Restoring a culture of life

Scottsbluff StarHerald | 20 May 2022

In the 49 years since the Roe v. Wade decision, the pro-life movement has displayed remarkable commitment and resolve. Decades of steady, grassroots efforts by pro-life advocates are yielding not just state-level legislation which recognizes the humanity of unborn children but a growing culture of life which seeks to compassionately connect with

Olea Global, Vayana in pact for cross-border trade finance

Financial Express | 20 May 2022

Singapore-based Olea Global Pte, a digitised supply chain platform, on Thursday announced a partnership with Vayana Network to offer cross-border trade finance solutions in India. Olea Global is a joint venture between Standard Chartered and Linklogis. Olea links supply chain financing with a pool of global investors interested in trade finance.

County battles low wages, staffing shortages

Scottsbluff StarHerald | 20 May 2022

The Scotts Bluff County Board of Commissioners took no direct action regarding county employee wages following extensive discussion during the Monday, May 16 meeting. However, they did decide to plan a work session to hash out changes to the county employee wage scale. The employees’ salaries are set in a certain range. They work up different steps

Cryptocurrency Prices Today Surge As Bitcoin Above $30,000; Terra Continues To Fall | Mint

Live Mint | 20 May 2022

Cryptocurrency prices today rebounded after declining in the past few sessions, with Bitcoin trading above the $30,000 level. The world's largest and most popular surged over 3% and was trading at $30,190. Though, it is down 36% so far this year, and trading far below the peak of $69,000 it hit in November 2021. On

There’s a new baby at the BioPark

Albuquerque Journal | 20 May 2022

In addition to Sarah, Tonka, Pixel and the new baby, the zoo’s orangutan habitat is also home to an unrelated female, Rubi, 28. Sarah’s most recent pregnancy, as well as the

Griffin’s Citadel nears tipping point on Chicago exit over crime

Hastings Tribune | 20 May 2022

Billionaire Ken Griffin is reaching a tipping point with Chicago, the home to his market maker and hedge fund business, as the city wrestles with rising crime. “We’re getting to the point that if things don’t change, we’re gone,” Griffin, who founded both the hedge fund Citadel and the market-making business Citadel Securities, said Thursday in an

Six Montana Grizzlies advance to NCAA West Regional

Billings Gazette | 20 May 2022

MISSOULA — Several Montana athletes will have their track & field seasons extended, as six Grizzlies qualified for the NCAA West Regional in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Montana's throwing unit will be heavily represented, with five of the six qualifiers coming in those events: Matthew Hockett (men's javelin), Tanessa Morris (women's hammer), Evan

Scoreboard: State B-C tennis

Billings Gazette | 20 May 2022

State B-C tennis tournament at Bozeman (girls) and Bozeman Gallatin (boys) high schools Wednesday First Round Girls singles (scores unavailable) Deschans (LOY) def. Adams (POP); Standiford (CHES) def. Coates (FOR); Broesder (CON) def. Hawks (CHES); Erenchun (JEFF) def. Bertei (CB); Setinc (BK) def. Glidewell (VAL); Powell (CHI) def. Nelson (DAR);

Nurseries resist staff looking after more children

BBC News | 20 May 2022

Nurseries and other childcare providers say plans to allow more children for each member of staff in England will not cut costs for parents. Most nurseries and pre-schools were opposed and would not increase numbers, the Early Years Alliance charity said. One mother, whose two-year-old has severe allergies, told BBC News she did not want staff

Policies in place to help sustain China's stable housing market

China Daily | 20 May 2022

BEIJING - China is rolling out policies to bolster rational home-buying demand, in an effort to help the housing market sustain solid standing against the headwinds. China's housing market continued to ease in April, with more cities reporting a decline in housing prices or registering slower growth, data released by the National Bureau of