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Column: Keep Social Security and Medicare reform out in daylight where we can all watch

Column: Keep Social Security and Medicare reform out in daylight where we can all watch

Published 31/07/2020

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Charlie Rich, the late country music singer and songwriter, had it right when he crooned this famous line: “Oh, no one knows [more…]

As big U.S. banks let customers delay payments, loan losses remain unclear

As big U.S. banks let customers delay payments, loan losses remain unclear

Published 17/07/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major U.S. bank executives this week said they extended forbearance programs to millions of credit card, auto loan and mortgage customers [more…]

UK insurer Aviva CEO Tulloch steps down, Blanc appointed

UK insurer Aviva CEO Tulloch steps down, Blanc appointed

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Aviva (AV.L) CEO Maurice Tulloch is stepping down with immediate effect for family health reasons, the UK insurer said on Monday, naming [more…]

UK PM Johnson says on Huawei: we must protect from ‘hostile state vendors’

UK PM Johnson says on Huawei: we must protect from ‘hostile state vendors’

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that Britain needed to protect its critical national infrastructure from “hostile state vendors” when deciding [more…]

U.S. Democrats push election-year healthcare, housing, infrastructure bills

U.S. Democrats push election-year healthcare, housing, infrastructure bills

Published 30/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives this week showcased three big-ticket, election-year initiatives they say would improve healthcare, protect renters from [more…]

U.S. health agency reverses Obamacare transgender protections

U.S. health agency reverses Obamacare transgender protections

Published 13/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a rule on Friday that would lift anti-discrimination protections under Obamacare for transgender [more…]

Column: What COVID-19 is teaching us about how to reform Medicare

Column: What COVID-19 is teaching us about how to reform Medicare

Published 28/05/2020

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The COVID-19 pandemic has put a bright spotlight on weaknesses in many of the systems designed to protect Americans from risks. But [more…]

Sony to take full control of listed financial arm for $3.7 billion

Sony to take full control of listed financial arm for $3.7 billion

Published 19/05/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp (6758.T) will turn its financial arm, Sony Financial Holdings Inc (8729.T), into a wholly owned unit through a tender offer [more…]

Tens or 100s of billions? Insurers consult crystal balls on coronavirus costs

Tens or 100s of billions? Insurers consult crystal balls on coronavirus costs

Published 04/05/2020

(Reuters) - Insurers are normally great with numbers. But the coronavirus pandemic has them struggling to estimate how many billions of dollars in losses they [more…]

Fear, sticker shock over health insurance greet laid-off workers

Fear, sticker shock over health insurance greet laid-off workers

Published 29/04/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If you were laid off in April, the health insurance from your job may stop at the end of the month. [more…]