Mick Mulvaney seeks more Trump appointees to help him ‘refocus’ consumer bureau

Interim Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Mick Mulvaney said Thursday that he wants to bring more Trump political appointees on board at the agency as he pores over its books and considers halting dozens of pending cases targeting businesses. “We’re trying to get help over here,” Mr. Mulvaney told The Washington Times in an interview. “It’s… Please follow and like us:

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SEC Shows Off Cybersecurity Muscle Following EDGAR Breach

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has set up two new cybersecurity initiatives, but experts disagree whether they will lead to more cyber cases. Clearly, the SEC wants to show that even with the well-publicized breach of its EDGAR system, cybersecurity remains a priority as it sets up the new cyberunit and cybersecurity working group. “The… Please follow and like us:

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How will AI hit hedge funds and asset-management firms?

How do data scientists differentiate themselves in a world of rapidly advancing artificial intelligence and machine learning? This is something that hedge funds and asset management firms, which are heavily invested in new technology, think about a great deal. Separate components often referred to in order of importance are: data, algorithms and hardware. But while these… Please follow and like us:

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