The Institute of International Finance, which represents more than 450 financial companies, appointed former U.S. Treasury Undersecretary Tim Adams as its next managing director.
The Institute of International Finance is exploring options with European officials to help spur lending to small- and medium-sized enterprises, the head of the Washington-based industry group said.
Reducing inequality is usually the business of protesters at the World Economic Forum in Davos. This year, it’s the buzzword for the business elite worried about their bottom lines.
The global economic recovery now gathering pace is deepening income inequalities in both advanced and emerging nations, threatening to undermine policy makers’ efforts to repair their finances and fix currency misalignments.
Athenahealth Inc., which sells electronic health records to doctors, declined the most since April 2010 after its 2012 earnings projection missed analysts’ estimates.
The Group of 20 economies should renew efforts to create a more uniform global system of financial oversight and increase policy cooperation, the Institute of International Finance said.
Athenahealth Inc., a provider of online services to doctors and hospitals, said it is acquiring Epocrates Inc. for about $293 million to gain a leading iPhone app and expand in electronic records.
"Northern Chile is the ideal location for solar projects and, along with our first six wind projects in Chile totaling 133 megawatts which are now at various stages of development, this project will play an important part in establishing a mixed portfolio of 300 megawatts within the next three years."
- Tim Adams on Dec 18, 2014