How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy

(Reuters) - In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift the veil on corporate secrecy. Its members – U.S. President Barack Obama's administration, influential senators, international law enforcement agencies, anti-corruption activists and major American allies -- presented a formidable front in their campaign against money laundering and tax evasion. … Read More

US CBO says budget deficit to reach $590 bln for fiscal 2016

August 24, 2016 By Chizu Nomiyama, David Morgan and Alistair Bell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. budget deficit is expected to grow to $590 billion in fiscal year 2016 due to slower than expected growth in revenues and higher spending for programs including Social Security and Medicare, the Congressional Budget Office said on Tuesday. The … Read More