FIFA President Gianni Infantino gestures as he walks on the stage before the start of the 69th FIFA congress in Paris, June 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
FIFA President Gianni Infantino gestures as he walks on the stage before the start of the 69th FIFA congress in Paris, June 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)Julius Baer reached a deal with the U.S. Department of Justice on Monday, following months of investigations into the private Swiss bank’s involvement in a money laundering and corruption scandal with FIFA, the world soccer governing body.

Children are learning more about money during the pandemic without actually having cash in hand. (AP Photo/Kelvin Chan)
Children are learning more about money during the pandemic without actually having cash in hand. (AP Photo/Kelvin Chan)Fintech Strive formally launched in the U.K. on Friday as a"challenger bank" with plans to appeal to famlies by offering products geared at children, including special debit cards and savings accounts.

The pet care market is expected to reach $327 billion globally by 2026, according to recent research. (Photo by Matt Nelson on Unsplash)
The pet care market is expected to reach $327 billion globally by 2026, according to recent research. (Photo by Matt Nelson on Unsplash)The Carlyle Group reacquired a majority stake in Manna Pro Products from investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, after selling its holdings in the pet care company to the investment bank in 2017.

The Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco skyline from the Marin Headlands above Sausalito, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
The Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco skyline from the Marin Headlands above Sausalito, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)SoFi co-founder and former CEO Mike Cagney, ousted from the fintech over a sexual harassment scandal, has applied for a national bank charter for his own blockchain lending startup.

In this photo, new buildings form part of the skyline in Boston's Seaport district. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
In this photo, new buildings form part of the skyline in Boston's Seaport district. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)Two years from its acquisition of financial services provider Charles River Systems, Boston-based State Street is relying on the platform for new client growth after a disappointing third quarter amid the continued COVID-19 pandemic.

WhatsApp got permission to operate its payments service in India.(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
WhatsApp got permission to operate its payments service in India.(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)WhatsApp received approval from regulators in India on Thursday to expand operations of its payments service across the country, following months of setbacks in the long-anticipated rollout of the platform.

A flag is shown in front of the Phillip Burton Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
A flag is shown in front of the Phillip Burton Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)The U.S. Justice Department sued to block Visa’s $5.3 billion takeover of fintech Plaid on Thursday after months of investigation into the deal, arguing that it would deprive the market of a “disruptive” competitor to the payment card firm’s monopoly.

In this March 22, 2019, file photo, a marijuana plant grows at the Compassionate Care Foundation's grow house in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
In this March 22, 2019, file photo, a marijuana plant grows at the Compassionate Care Foundation's grow house in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)A wave of U.S. states voting to decriminalize marijuana and other drugs on Tuesday could spur investments in the cannabis industry, but the trend may clash with environmental, social and governance concerns, an investor advisory firm said.

This April 10, 2018, file photo shows part of the skyline in Newark, N.J. , home of Prudential Financial.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
This April 10, 2018, file photo shows part of the skyline in Newark, N.J. , home of Prudential Financial.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)Prudential Financial will likely continue to refrain from share buybacks through the end of the year while it rides out the coronavirus pandemic, keeping an eye out for low-risk strategic acquisition opportunities in 2021.

In this file photo, a Prudential Financial sign on the marquee direct customers to the company inside an office building in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac, File)
In this file photo, a Prudential Financial sign on the marquee direct customers to the company inside an office building in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac, File)Life insurer Prudential Financial posted profits of $1.49 billion in the third quarter of 2020 on Tuesday, a dramatic swing from the $2.41 billion loss it experienced in the second quarter, as the the company showed signs of recovery from the pandemic.

Israel-based Sapiens has been developing computer software for the insurance industry for more than 35 years. (Photo by Fotis Fotopoulos on Unsplash)
Israel-based Sapiens has been developing computer software for the insurance industry for more than 35 years. (Photo by Fotis Fotopoulos on Unsplash)Israeli software company Sapiens International on Tuesday launched a cloud-based service to help insurtechs more quickly roll out new products, streamlining implementation and operations with a “plug and play” functionality.

Wind turbines are seen by a rural road off of Interstate 20, Wednesday, July 29, 2020, near Sweetwater, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Wind turbines are seen by a rural road off of Interstate 20, Wednesday, July 29, 2020, near Sweetwater, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)KKR said Monday said it will invest $1.4 billion in two transactions with NextEra Energy, acquiring equity interests in U.S. wind and solar projects as investment firms focus increasingly on sustainable assets.

In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo the PayPal logo appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. PayPal reports earning on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
In this Oct. 3, 2018, file photo the PayPal logo appears on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. PayPal reports earning on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)PayPal recorded the largest growth in revenue and total payment volume in its history for the third quarter of 2020, building off the expansion of its "buy now, pay later" platform and plans for integrating cryptocurrencies.

The skyline of Fort Worth, Texas in midsummer. (Neuweiser/Creative Commons)
The skyline of Fort Worth, Texas in midsummer. (Neuweiser/Creative Commons)TPG Capital will sell Astound Broadband, a regional U.S. cable operator, to investment company Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners for $8.1 billion, in the largest U.S. private equity deal this year.

This April 7, 2020, file photo shows an Allstate sign in Northbrook, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
This April 7, 2020, file photo shows an Allstate sign in Northbrook, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)Allstate was sued on Friday by current and former employees who claimed the insurer steered them toward "poorly performing" investments in 401(k) plans that cost them more than $65 million.

Two horse-pulled chariot sculptures are seen on top of the BBVA bank in Madrid. (AP Photo/Paul White)
Two horse-pulled chariot sculptures are seen on top of the BBVA bank in Madrid. (AP Photo/Paul White)BBVA is looking to keep the lid on costs after a third quarter marked by revenue gains from Latin American markets and improved financial technologies but also continued impacts from the coronavirus pandemic.

The Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco skyline from the Marin Headlands above Sausalito, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
The Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco skyline from the Marin Headlands above Sausalito, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)Payments fintech Stripe unveiled a platform where its business clients can support carbon removal technologies, a growing interest as more financial customers look to use their dollars to fight climate change.

As industries become more technology-dependent, they may become more vulnerable to cyberattacks. (Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash)
As industries become more technology-dependent, they may become more vulnerable to cyberattacks. (Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash)U.S. insurtech Cowbell Cyber will roll out a policy that protects manufacturing and construction businesses against damage from digital attacks, targeting an underserved market in the industrial sector.

Fintech Bread, like Afterpay, Klarna, QuadPay and PayPal, allows retailers to offer consumers the ability to pay for products over time. (Photo by rupixen.com on Unsplash)
Fintech Bread, like Afterpay, Klarna, QuadPay and PayPal, allows retailers to offer consumers the ability to pay for products over time. (Photo by rupixen.com on Unsplash)Alliance Data Systems agreed to buy Bread, a U.S. payments startup that employs a “buy now, pay later” model for e-commerce transactions, in an effort to expand its digital offerings ahead of the holiday season.

FBI Director Christopher Wray listens during a virtual news conference at the Department of Justice, Oct. 28, 2020, in Washington. (Sarah Silbiger/Pool via AP)
FBI Director Christopher Wray listens during a virtual news conference at the Department of Justice, Oct. 28, 2020, in Washington. (Sarah Silbiger/Pool via AP)U.S. Department of Justice officials accused Bain & Company of withholding important documents related to an antitrust probe into Visa’s proposed $5.3 billion purchase of fintech Plaid, raising the likelihood of an enforcement action.