from Financial Regulatory Forum:

IA BRIEF: The state of adviser social media compliance in the U.S.

August 10, 2015

In the past year compliance professionals have been preoccupied with preventing cybercrime, and rightfully so, with recent high-profile cyber attacks and increased regulatory attention. However, the compliance implications of social media in the financial services sector remain an evolving trend as well, with high importance. A recent investment adviser survey offers a glimpse at the state of the current adviser programs while exposing new risks.

from American Insights:

Twitter’s luffing sales also reflected in user doldrums

May 12, 2015

Twitter's stock took a pounding last week because of weaker-than-expected earnings and a warning from the company about the next quarter. But it should not be a great surprise, given the recent Reuters/Ipsos poll on social media use.

from Breakingviews:

Thruppence: Can Snapchat unmask dodgy borrowers?

By Breakingviews Columnists
May 11, 2015

The authors are Reuters Breakingviews columnists. The opinions expressed are their own.

from Blogs Dashboard:

Fashion Lookout: NYFW Spring 2015 Coverage, Social Media

September 9, 2014

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from jharonnemartis:

DESIGNERS KORS AND KATE COMPETING FOR FANS ON SOCIAL MEDIA

September 9, 2014

New York Fashion Week featured a new runway star – glamorous, trendy and not affiliated with any one designer. Social media arrived as a marketing tool, with the potential to boost the bottom line of design firms that get it right. We look at two players to see who might pull ahead in the race for online dominance.

from Blogs Dashboard:

DESIGNERS KORS AND KATE COMPETING FOR FANS ON SOCIAL MEDIA

September 9, 2014

New York Fashion Week featured a new runway star – glamorous, trendy and not affiliated with any one designer. Social media arrived as a marketing tool, with the potential to boost the bottom line of design firms that get it right. We look at two players to see who might pull ahead in the race for online dominance.

from Breakingviews:

Facebook is near-universal buyer in virtual world

June 6, 2014

By Richard Beales

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Photographers' Blog:

Instagram – a platform for professionals?

May 1, 2014

London, United Kingdom

By Russell Boyce

Global Editor, News Projects, Reuters Pictures

Two amazing pictures showed up on my screen over the past few days. The first was from Myanmar, where a Rohingya Muslim woman was pictured holding her malnourished twins. The second captured a deadly explosion in Iraq.

from Breakingviews:

Snapchat bid triples Facebook’s desperation

November 14, 2013

By Robert Cyran

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.