Amazon customers can use just their palm to make payments at select stores

The Seattle-based company says the service is highly secure, and uses algorithms and hardware to create a person’s unique palm signature. (Subscribe to our Today’s Cache newsletter for a quick snapshot of top 5 tech stories. Click here to subscribe for free.) Amazon has introduced a new biometric system that …

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U.S. charges former Amazon manager and family members with insider trading

She passed on highly confidential information to her husband, who along with his father then traded it, reaping illicit profits of approximately $1.4 million. The Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday charged a former finance manager at Amazon.com, Inc. and two of her family members with insider trading in advance …

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Amazon India scales up delivery network ahead of festive season

NEW DELHI : Amazon India on Monday said it has significantly augmented its delivery network ahead of the festive season by setting up additional delivery stations and scaling up its partnership with kirana stores. The move, which will also help generate employment opportunities, will enable faster and more efficient delivery …

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Reliance Retail is set to wage an online price war against its rivals, as festive season nears

KOLKATA: Reliance Retail is set to kick off an online price war this festive season as ecommerce unit JioMart forays into fashion, smartphones and consumer electronics, expanding its presence beyond grocery, said people with knowledge of the matter. Pricing will be lower than Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart in most cases, …

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Why it makes sense to try and diversify your investing style

Investing greats are often known for their unique style of investing. The moment you hear of value investing, Warren Buffett leaps to mind; Peter Lynch reminds us of growth investing; Howard Marks of distressed debt; George Soros or Stan Druckenmiller are known for their macro trades; Jesse Livermore, a trader. …

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PGIM India Mutual Fund: PGIM India’s global equity opportunities fund scales past Rs 300-cr-mark

PGIM India Mutual Fund’s Global Equity Opportunities Fund has become the largest international fund in the country with an AUM of over Rs 300 crore — a growth from around Rs 10 crore 11 months ago–, a senior company official has said. Though in the over Rs 27.5-lakh-crore domestic mutual …

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