DocuSign CEO resigns as company heads toward IPO -source SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 9- The chief executive officer of DocuSign has resigned, according to an internal memo, signaling a leadership change for a well-funded tech company that is on the brink of an initial public offering. Keith Krach, chairman and CEO of DocuSign, a San Francisco company that makes software to add legally compliant electronic signatures to...
| By: Heather Somerville
JPMorgan again wins dismissal of whistleblower lawsuit in U.S. NEW YORK, Oct 9- JPMorgan Chase& Co on Friday won the dismissal of a U.S. whistleblower lawsuit filed by a former vice president who claimed the bank ignored red flags about a client's potential fraud, even after authorities exposed the massive Ponzi scheme operated by longtime JPMorgan client Bernard Madoff. Instead, he said, JPMorgan had shown there were...
| By: Joseph Ax
DIARY-Top Economic Events to Oct 22 LIMA- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech at the Institute of International Finance- 0645 GMT. LIMA- IMF/World Bank discussion on "What Makes a' Sustainable City'?" LIMA- IMF/World Bank discussion on "Ready for Takeoff: Implementing the Post-2015 Agenda".
Basel regulators make U-turn on banks' use of credit rating agencies *Basel has second thoughts on excluding external credit ratings. *Basel to end use of models for assessing operational risk. Stefan Ingves, head of the Swedish central bank and chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, said few banks were happy with proposals made in March to revise a' standardised' approach for calculating credit risk.
| By: Huw Jones
Development banks boost funding to fight climate change The pledges were made as finance ministers met in Lima less than two months ahead of a climate conference in Paris considered pivotal if the brakes are to be put on global warming. "This is a positive outcome and I think we can say with some certainty that we will reach the $100 billion commitment" made at 2009 climate talks in Copenhagen, French Foreign Minister...
Source: The Associated Press
UK lawmakers to weigh up economic case for EU exit Prime Minister David Cameron, who wants to hold the vote before the end of 2017, is trying to renegotiate Britain's relationship with the EU, which many members of his party and a sizeable minority of the public want to leave. Opponents of Britain's EU membership launched their campaign on Friday, saying Britain would reclaim sovereignty by leaving, while an...
Brazil's Rousseff says looking at ways to open economy In a speech to business leaders in Bogota during an official visit to Colombia, Rousseff said expanding trade with South American nations would be a natural course for Brazil, because countries in the region share characteristics that favor integration.
UPDATE 1-Bombardier in talks with North American airlines on CSeries jet orders TORONTO/ PARIS, Oct 9- Canada's Bombardier Inc said on Friday it is in advanced discussions to sell its new CSeries jet to airlines in North America, without identifying the prospective buyers. Montreal- based Bombardier has redoubled efforts to win a landmark order for the CSeries after failing to sell the program to rival Airbus, and is pitching the jets hard to...
| By: Allison Martell and Tim Hepher