SmartBrief Originals
News and original analysis on the finance and accounting sectors.
Solar panels

How the presence of Trump is changing international financial regulation, Kashkari keeps trying, clean renewables and corporations, and the smartest guy not in Davos


A scorecard for Government Sachs, Nike finally does it, SGX gets ahead, Macron woos Davos crowd


Bitcoinitis, Deutsche Bank playing with fire, the CFPB and 950% interest rates, WMD and the weather

Apple brings cash home

Apple brings cash home, Bloomberg crunches central bank forecasts, WEF previews Davos, and an Ode to Ronaldinho

Market Outlook panel at GFLC 2017

Expert labels clearinghouses "too-big-to-fail"

David Axelrod

Former Obama adviser surprises with measured criticism of fellow Democrats

The Death of Truth

Media luminaries weigh the future of news at GFLC 2017

Ian Bremmer and J.D. Vance discuss geopolitical uncertainty with Gillian Tett

Ian Bremmer and J.D. Vance discuss geopolitical uncertainty with Gillian Tett

Ban Ki-Moon speaks at GFLC 2017

Former United Nations Secretary-General highlights climate change, terrorism and trouble on the Korean Peninsula

Sponsored Content

Changes to financial services exams are coming in 2018

Artificial intelligence

Executives explored the present and future of fintech at SIFMA's 2017 Annual Meeting.


A commitment to diversity should include giving young people more opportunities, said panelists at SIFMA's 2017 Annual Meeting.

Tim Sloan

The BIS on fintech, Wells Fargo CEO at risk, blockchainitis, and World Cup qualifiers

Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank in the Oval Office, the dynamics of bank runs, and Brexit-induced regulatory arbitrage


The cost of Harvey, a tougher Fed, and the correlation between CDOs and career risk