Do you really need a financial adviser? Take this six-question test to find out.

Whether you’re 27 and starting a career or 57 and planning for retirement, you may wonder, “Do I need to hire a financial planner?” Will paying an adviser’s fee result in substantially better financial decisions and fewer costly mistakes? If you’re a diligent saver and competent investor, you may figure there’s little reason to purchase … Read more

RBI ‘correct’ to use FX reserves to tackle rupee volatility: Econ adviser

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is justified in using the country’s foreign exchange reserves to smooth out volatility in the rupee’s moves against the dollar, a member of the Economic Advisory Council said on Monday. “I think that the RBI is correct to use the FX reserves to … Read more

Biden’s adviser says oil reserve releases must end

One of Biden’s top energy aides confirmed Friday the administration won’t extend the oil releases from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve that are scheduled to end this fall. The Strategic Petroleum Release “was really a stop-gap measure,” says Amos Hochstein, Biden’s Special Presidential Coordinator for International Energy Affairs. “We can’t be an oil supplier. It’s a … Read more

Everest Re unit not obliged to defend or indemnify financial adviser

A federal appeals court on Thursday affirmed a lower court ruling and held that an Everest Re Group Ltd. unit does not have to defend or indemnify a financial adviser who sold a financial instrument issued by a company later sued by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. William Saoud, of Clinton Township, Michigan-based Bill … Read more

Ex-Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon willing to testify to January 6 panel

Steve Bannon, Donald Trump’s former political adviser, is willing to testify in front of a congressional panel probing the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, in an abrupt about-face from his previous refusal to take part. In a letter penned to Bennie Thompson, the Democratic representative from Mississippi who chairs the House committee, Bannon’s … Read more

Zelenskiy adviser concedes last eastern Ukraine bastion could fall

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Pavel Polityuk and Simon Lewis and Nick Starkov Publishing date: Jul 02, 2022  •  10 minutes ago  •  4 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content KYIV/KONSTYANTYNIVKA — Fighting intensified for Lysychansk, Ukraine’s last big bastion in the strategic eastern province of Luhansk, as an … Read more

Zelenskiy adviser concedes key bastion could fall in eastern Ukraine

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Pavel Polityuk and Simon Lewis and Nick Starkov Publishing date: Jul 02, 2022  •  18 minutes ago  •  4 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content KYIV/KONSTYANTYNIVKA — Fighting intensified at the weekend for Lysychansk, Ukraine’s last big bastion in the strategic eastern province of … Read more

Trump legal adviser Pat Cipollone receives subpoena from January 6 committee

The committee investigating last year’s attack on the US Capitol has summoned Donald Trump’s former White House counsel to testify following revelations about his central role in the events of last January. The congressional panel’s subpoena was issued to Pat Cipollone on Wednesday, a day after a former Trump adviser gave bombshell testimony in which … Read more

Exec returns to Toyota as adviser after ’15 arrest in Japan

Article content TOKYO (AP) — An American executive who resigned from Toyota after being arrested in Japan in 2015 on suspicion of drug law violations is back at the Japanese automaker, the company said Thursday. Article content Julie Hamp has been hired by Toyota Motor Corp.’s North American operations to support its chief executive, Akio … Read more

Howden acquires US risk adviser – International – Insurance News

Howden acquires US risk adviser 20 June 2022 Howden Group is acquiring TigerRisk Partners, a US-headquartered risk and strategic adviser to the global and reinsurance industry. It says the deal, which is subject to regulatory approvals, will further consolidate the group’s position as a global insurance intermediary with $US30 billion ($43 billion) in gross written … Read more