Tag: Wall Street Journal

SEC pushes US insurers for details on ‘captives’: WSJ

The U.S. securities regulator has asked life insurers to disclose the potential cost of forcibly winding down in-house insurance units known as ‘captives,’ whose business model has come under regulatory radar, the Wall Street Journal reported. State insurance regulators, which approve these captive units, have previously raised concerns that some […]

Three of JPMorgan’s top investors undecided on Dimon’s roleL: WSJ

JPMorgan Chase & Co has yet to convince three of its largest shareholders to support the company in an upcoming vote on whether Jamie Dimon should retain both his CEO and Chairman titles, the Wall Street Journal said. Some investors are pushing for a separation in Dimon’s roles and seeking […]

Wall Street Journal Survey Regards Nigeria as Economically Unfree

NIGERIA has been ranked 120th out of a total of 177 in the latest Index of Economic Freedom survey conducted by the Wall Street Journal and the Heritage Foundation. Published annually, the index examines economic freedoms across the developing world and in the 2013 edition, after a slight improvement in […]