U.S. Treasury official says G20 debt relief scheme must be transparent – Reuters UK

By Reuters Staff 1 Min Read FILE PHOTO: Brent McIntosh, General Counsel, U.S. Department of the Treasury, speaks at the 2019 Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., April 29, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson TOKYO (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Undersecretary for International Affairs Brent McIntosh said on Tuesday that continuing vigilance was needed to…

Biden’s plan to forgive student debt could have limited economic benefits, and carry risks – CNBC

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden gestures to reporters as he arrives to announce nominees and appointees to serve on his economic policy team at his transition headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., December 1, 2020. Leah Millis | Reuters If President-elect Joe Biden follows through on his campaign promise to forgive student loans to many borrowers, he’ll…