Kim Kardashian Pays $1.26M Fine for Paid Crypto Ad, SEC Says

WASHINGTON, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Kim Kardashian has promoted everything from appetite suppressant lollipops to melon liqueur to toilet paper, but it’s her foray into the murky world of cryptocurrencies that is put in hot water. The reality TV star and influencer has agreed to settle charges of illegally selling a crypto security and pay … Read more

Barclays fined US$361m for ‘appalling’ mistake

Sep 30 (Reuters) – British lender Barclays (BARC.L) on Thursday agreed to a $361 million fine with U.S. regulators over “staggering” failures that led it to oversell $17.7 billion worth of products structured, racking up additional costs for a mistake that spoiled CEO CS Venkatakrishnan’s first year in charge. Shares of Barclays were up 2% … Read more