That makes sense. Banking is a highly regulated business.
A survey conducted by LendEDU found that about 45 percent of Amazon customers would be open to the concept of Amazon acting as their primary banking account, CNBC said.
Millions of customers buy all kinds of "stuff" (paging the late, great George Carlin!) from Amazon on their computers and phones. This includes buying up Whole Foods past year and recent plans to offer its own shipping service, which would reduce its need for United Parcel Service, Inc.
The company is a major media player too thanks to its Prime Instant Video offering.
And Amazon is even looking to change the way people get access to medical care. It also noted that Amazon has lent more than US$3bn to small businesses that sell on its platform since 2011, according to a research report by CB Insights earlier this year.
The company is reportedly in talks with big banks like JPMorgan Chase about partnering on the potential product.
Becoming a bank would allow Amazon to lend out money as well as taking in deposits, but would also expose the massive firm to a far bigger regulatory requirement in a far more sensitive industry than consumer retail.
At a press conference on Monday afternoon, Ralston said that Alberta's ban is a "clear violation" of the CFTA. In Alberta, meanwhile, 82% supported the province's position compared to 18 percent siding with B.C.
There's nothing concrete out there telling us exactly what Los Angeles gave up to add Peters to the mix. None of those character concerns was evidently enough to dissuade the Rams from making a deal, though.
Not only did List post the best round of the day at four-under par , but he did so on the strength of a bogey-free back nine. He did it battling a brutish course in wintry, blustery winds, on "scratchy" and "dicey" greens that made par a good score.
The new agreement calls on UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to put together an observer mission to monitor the elections . The coalition of right-wing parties known as the Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD) says it intends to boycott the elections .
He's set to face Roman Reigns at Wrestlemania 34 . "If Brock Lesnar wants to fight in WWE , he will fight in WWE ", Heyman said. Of course there's still a chance that the WWE's Universal Champion will sign a new deal and stay with the company.
The stronger dollar makes commodities denominated in the USA currency more expensive for holders of other currencies. Data released last week by the US Energy Information Administration showed a surprise draw in crude inventories.
But, this is a new world we are in, and if a year ago proved anything, it is that we can't predict exclusively on past wins. The Producers Guild of America and Directors Guild both named " The Shape of Water " as the best picture and so will I.
Oosthuizen is a well known name on the PGA Tour, but he only owns one tour win at the Open Championship in 2010. Two of the European Tour's hottest players brought their best golf to their first World Golf Championship.
Sridevi , one of India's most celebrated actresses , has died according to multiple reports published by Indian media outlets. Sridevi was reportedly with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi in Dubai when she passed away .
The on-field workouts include the all-important 40-yard dash, timing, positional skill drills and three-cone and shuttle drills. According to Mel Kiper, Brown is a projected top 20 pick by most experts, with some projections showing him in the top 10.
The players received their gold medals during a ceremony where Russian flags and the national anthem were both absent. For the Germans, the silver is their first medal since 1976 when they won a Bronze Medal after beating Finland.
I really thought I did! Others say Jackson lacks the necessary skills and aptitude to make NFL-level throws from the pocket. But hours later, Jackson said he was "shocked" by the news because "no teams have asked me to play wide receiver".
The closest hospital is Broward Health Weston, but a hospital employee said he wasn't registered there as a patient. There were conflicting media reports on whether Ross' condition was heart-related or respiratory-related or both.
Again, what gives? Pricing is €100 for the single SIM version and €110 for the dual one - about $123 and $135, respectively. Just like the 1x, the phone also includes 16GB of internal memory that can be expanded, though in this case up to 128GB.
South Korea's foreign ministry said it had been aware Yun planned to step down and that it had highly appreciated his work. Senior national security officials believe a nuclear armed Pyongyang represents an unacceptable risk to the US.
The 30-year Treasury yield, which is more influenced by expectations for inflation , fell to 3.14 percent from 3.16 percent. It had been bouncing between modest gains and losses but the losses accelerated after Powell began answering questions.
Teaser also indicates that the film will definitely be high on performances with Rajinikanth and Nana Patekar coming face-to-face. As in Kabali , director Pa Ranjith allows Rajinikanth to play his age on screen, at no loss to his superhero image.
UFC 222 takes place on Saturday, March 3 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas , Nevada with Cyborg and Yana Kunitskaya headlining. Frankie Edgar was supposed to challenge Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship in the UFC 222 main event.
McMaster "isn't going anywhere", despite reports that he will be joining a string of advisers leaving the administration. Now Donald Trump is facing a shrinking circle of trusted advisers and a staff that's grim about any prospect of a reset.
It's also alleged that management deleted emails and other records about diversity requirements late a year ago . Arne Wilberg worked at Google for 9 years, four of which were spent at YouTube as a recruiter.
In addition to Neymar's injury, PSG confirmed centre-back Marquinhos suffered a thigh injury against Marseille. The two-time World Cup victor insists, however, Neymar has moved to PSG to win the Champions League.
The New York Times reports Apollo Global Management, a private equity firm, lent $184 million to Kushner Companies in November. But things haven't been going well for Kushner of late - with his security clearance getting downgraded last week.
De Leon has billed himself has a more progressive politician than Feinstein offering a fresh outlook to the party. Since neither candidate reached a 60 percent threshold, the party is withholding an endorsement in this race.
It also said its locations that are usually open Saturday will stay open for two hours longer to address any customer needs. There are several BB&T bank branches throughout metro Atlanta and the state of Georgia and all customers are affected.
According to several reports out Friday, the new embassy will officially open May 14 - just in time for Israel's independence day. On the same day, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed the US announcement as "a great day for the people of Israel".