Finance And Insurance

Apple scientists share rare peek at autonomous vehicle research

Apple's internal research on how self-driving cars can better spot cyclists and pedestrians with fewer sensors has been posted online, in what appears to be the company's first publicly disclosed paper on autonomous vehicles.

UPDATED: 11/8/17 1:55 pm ET - corrected
Ally provides $2 billion in financing to Carvana

Ally Financial is tripling its bet on one of the auto industry's disrupters by committing $2 billion to finance retail contracts for online used-vehicle retailer Carvana over the next year.

Conant Auto Retail Group to pay $1.4 million to settle FTC claims

The California dealership group will pay $1.4 million for violating a 2014 FTC order that prohibited it from false advertising of financing terms.


Wells Fargo faulted by U.S. regulator for auto insurance abuses, report says

Wells Fargo wrongly pushed auto insurance on customers who did not need it and took too long to halt the abuse, the New York Times reported, citing a confidential report.

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