S&P index manager charged with US$900,000 insider-trading scheme 2020/09/21 23:36:37 The Edge Markets
(Sept 22): An index manager of S&P Global Inc. was charged on Tuesday with being part of an insider-trading scheme that netted more than US$900,000 in illegal profits by trading hours ahead of public announcements that companies would be added or removed from a popular stock market index.
S&P Global Platts Launches First Sustainable Aviation Fuel Price Assessments in Americas 2020/09/21 13:38:00 PR Newswire
HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Platts ("Platts"), the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets, today announced the launch of the first-to-market Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) price…
Cairn India selects Platts Dated Brent for Oil Pricing 2020/09/14 06:47:00 PR Newswire
SINGAPORE, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets, today announced that Cairn India Ltd., a unit of Vedanta Ltd. has adopted the Platts Dated Brent crude oil benchmark to…
S&P Global Market Intelligence Partners With Snowflake, Reveals Innovation Roadmap 2020/09/10 19:30:11 Benzinga
Benzinga will be holding its annual Benzinga Global Fintech Awards , a day of dealmaking, networking, and recognition in the financial technology space, on Nov. 10, 2020. In recognition of those disruptive innovators creating positive and diverse change within the financial services space, Benzinga chatted with Warren Breakstone, Chief Product Officer for Data Management Solutions at S&P Global Market Intelligence . About S&P Global Market Intelligence Long ago, capacity and processing costs made it difficult for financial services companies to quickly adopt new technologies and get more out of data. Once innovation lowered the costs associated with procurement and processing, the explosion of alternative data brought on new issues. Financial services companies, by and large, lacked the resources to structure raw data in a way that yields actionable insights. S&P Global Market Intelligence, a division of S&P Global Inc (NYSE: SPGI ), is a fintech concerned with curated alternative data.
Today's best mortgage and refinance rates: Thursday, September 3, 2020 2020/09/03 14:21:01 Business Insider
Summary List Placement Mortgage and refinance rates have gone down since last Monday and since this time last month. If you have a strong financial profile, this could be a good time to apply for a mortgage or refinance your home. The best mortgage rates Thursday, September 3, 2020 Mortgage type Average rate today Average rate last week Average rate last month 30-year fixed 2.93% 2.91% 2.99% 15-year fixed 2.42% 2.46% 2.51% 5/1 ARM 2.93% 2.91% 2.94% Rates from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . The 30-year fixed and 5/1 adjustable rates have gone up a couple basis points since last Thursday, but 15-year fixed rates have gone down. Overall, rates have decreased since this time last month. The trending decline becomes more obvious when you look at rates from 6 months or a year ago: Mortgage type Average rate today Average rate 6 months ago Average rate 1 year ago 30-year fixed 2.93% 3.45% 3.58% 15-year fixed 2.42% 2.95% 3.06% 5/1 ARM 2.93% 3.20% 3.31% Rates from the Federal Reserve Bank of St.