In September 2007, almost a year after New Zealand–born billionaire Richard Chandler founded investment firm Orient Global in Singapore, he made a rare appearance at a forum on social responsibility. Abandoning his penchant for privacy, Chandler outlined the link between giving and investing.
A U.S. budget-cutting accord is probably as much as a year away as lawmakers posture to delay across-the-board spending cuts and tax increases set for January, said former U.S. Comptroller General David Walker.
Former U.S. Comptroller General David Walker said the White House and Congress are likely to agree to delay across-the-board spending cuts and tax increases set for January, putting off a major budget accord by as much as a year.
Barclays Plc, the British bank fined a record for interest-rate manipulation named former Bank of England executive director David Walker as chairman, its first move to replace leaders ousted in wake of the Libor scandal.