Indian Think Tank Claims Credit Cards and ATM Machines Will Be ‘Totally Irrelevant’ By 2020

An Indian think tank established by the country’s leader, Narendra Modi, is foreseeing a giant leap toward mobile transactions. The Wall Street Journal reports that Amitabh Kant, CEO of NITI Aayog, which consults the government on long-term policy, claimed to an international forum that the country could soon see a revolution in financial technology that…

http://fortune.com/2017/01/10/india-cash-credit-fintech-mobile-transactions/

Here’s Why Visa CEO’s Resignation Is Shocking

Visa v said Chief Executive Charlie Scharf has decided to resign, effective Dec. 1. The company named Alfred Kelly Jr, a former president of American Express axp and a current Visa board member, as CEO. Visa said Scharf had informed the board that he decided to resign because he could no longer spend the time…

http://fortune.com/2016/10/17/visa-ceo-resignation/

Credit Suisse Just Placed Five Employees On Leave Over a Tax Probe

Credit Suisse has placed five employees on leave while it carries out an internal investigation related to tax matters, the Swiss bank said on Sunday. Swiss newspaper SonntagsZeitung reported earlier the bank’s action was in connection with a U.S. investigation into Credit Suisse’s Israeli unit over possible tax evasion. “Credit Suisse is carrying out an…

http://fortune.com/2016/10/09/credit-suisse-tax-probe-employees/

British Women Face Increasing Discrimination For Taking Maternity Leave

While women across the pond might enjoy access to maternity leave, that doesn’t mean they’re not struggling with many of the same issues that American women are. On Monday, British charity Citizens Advice released a report revealing that women in the U.K. are increasingly concerned with workplace discrimination as it relates to maternity leave. The…

http://fortune.com/2016/08/22/maternity-leave-penalty/