Square Inc., the digital payments platform led by Twitter Inc. founder Jack Dorsey, agreed to buy Australian buy-now, pay-later company Afterpay Ltd. for $29 billion in its largest-ever acquisition. The all-stock offer values Afterpay shares at A$126.21 each, 31% higher ...

On June 17, President Joe Biden signed a law making Juneteenth, which falls on June 19, a national holiday.  This recent trend of powerful people taking a proactive role in promoting diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging is also happening in ...

Avantax, the wealth management arm of Blucora, a Dallas-based financial technology firm, has agreed to acquire Parsippany, New Jersey-based Headquarters Advisory Group, a registered investment adviser managing approximately $1.1 billion in assets. The transaction, terms of which were not disclosed, ...

Robert Allen, Marcel Morin and April Davis, who operate as Capstone Financial Partners in Glen Allen, Virginia, have changed their affiliation from Kestra Financial to LPL Financial. The firm, founded by Allen in 2015, manages approximately $170 million in advisory ...

Merit Financial Group, an Atlanta-based hybrid that manages and advises on $5.59 billion, has acquired Consilium Financial Group, a Roswell, Georgia-based firm managing and advising on $291 million. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Consilium, whose entire staff will ...

What can be more terrifying than waking up one day to the realization that your website has been completely overridden by hackers? Years’ worth of hard work and effort all wiped off between bedtime and daybreak. Sure nobody wants to ...