Digital Savvy Estonia Is Set to Get Its First Female Prime Minister

In Sunday’s parliamentary election in Estonia, the center-right Reform party won 29.4% of the vote, setting up its leader Kaja Kallas to become the first female prime minister of the Baltic country, so long as she can form a coalition government. Estonia’s ruling Centre party took second place with 23.1%, and the far-right Estonian Conservative […]

Danske Bank Now Faces SEC Money Laundering Investigation

A Russian money-laundering scheme deepened as the Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an investigation into Danske Bank, the Wall Street Journal reported. The SEC joins a Department of Justice investigation as well as probes in Estonia, the U.K., France, and Denmark about the alleged laundering of nearly $230 billion between 2007 and 2015. The […]