Swede Set Moklint plays with his kid Wilhelm during his paternity leave at Humlegarden park in Stockholm on April 24, 2013.
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Business Latest: Dads’ new demand

 

DAD’S NEW DEMAND: TIME OFF WITH THE BABY: A new report finds that almost all dads think that employers should offer paid paternity leave, even though far fewer companies actually offer that benefit. Employers take note: Most dads also say paternity leave is an important consideration when looking at a new job, according to the report from Boston College’s Center for Work and Family. Read more

CYBERCRIME COSTS GLOBAL ECONOMY $400 BILLION: Cybercrime is costing the global economy more than $400 billion per, and that number is only going to rise, according to a new report. Read more

WILL ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE RULE WALL STREET? Is Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus an indication that virtual reality and artificial intelligence will be a reality beyond gaming? A growing consensus believes that virtual reality will become an intricate part of our lives, and will bring a fundamental change to the way we do business. It begs the question: Will the world of finance be ruled by its very own Her? Watch

STOCKS RISE FOR FOURTH SESSION; BENCHMARKS SET RECORDS: Read more
 

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Business Latest: Dads' new demand