Deepfakes Are Coming for the Financial Sector 

With technology advances making artificial intelligence-enabled voice and images more life-like than ever, bad actors armed with deepfakes are coming for the enterprise.

Chase Bank to Let Advertisers Target Customers Based on Spending Data 

The JPMorgan Chase bank's new unit called Chase Media Solutions will let marketers tempt Chase customers with targeted deals and discounts related to their spending history.

French Asset Manager AXA IM to Buy Private-Equity Secondary Specialist W Capital 

The $900 billion investment manager is betting that more private-equity managers will use secondary transactions to generate returns from their funds.

Lender Blue Owl Capital Pushes Into Insurance 

One of Wall Street's fastest-growing firms is buying Kuvare Asset Management in a deal that will boost assets under management by $20 billion.

Swiss Re Appoints New CEO 

Swiss Re has appointed Andreas Berger as Group Chief Executive, effective from the start of July.

Financial Services Roundup: Market Talk 

Legal & General, PVH and more in the latest Market Talks covering Financial Services.

Fed's Mester still expects 3 rate cuts in 2024 but it is a 'close call' 

Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said Tuesday that she still expects three interest rate cuts in 2024 but said it was a close call. "I still think three is reasonable, but it's close call," Mester told reporters after a speech.

Regulator Probes BlackRock and Vanguard Over Huge Stakes in U.S. Banks 

The FDIC is scrutinizing whether the index-fund giants are sticking to passive roles when it comes to their investments in U.S. banks.

Paychex Stock Falls as Revenue Misses Estimates 

The payroll services company posted fiscal third-quarter revenue of $1.44 billion, missing analysts' estimates for $1.46 billion.

Bitcoin Is Soaring This Year. Goldman's Crypto Skeptic Isn't Biting. 

Sharmin Mossavar-Rahmani is known for her blunt opinions and bitcoin skepticism.

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