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  • Exclusive: City investors know regulation is on the horizon for buy now pay later firms October 18, 2021 11:36 am City A.M. The Buy Now Pay Later sector (BNPL) has seen a surge of activity since the start of the pandemic as consumers turned to online shopping and welcomed the option to purchase trending items of clothing, beauty products and other goods without parting with all …
  • Verra Publishes dynaCERT's Carbon Credit Methodology October 18, 2021 11:22 am GuruFocus.com dynaCERT Inc. (TSX: DYA) (OTCQX: DYFSF) (FRA: DMJ) ("dynaCERT" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the executive management of Verra, which manages the world’s largest greenhouse gas program, the Verified Carbon Standard, has …
  • Richest families in SE Asia look for the next unicorn October 18, 2021 11:20 am Bangkok Post Some of Southeast Asia’s old-money tycoons are boosting investment in technology startups, looking to ride a wave of surging valuations as they seek to counter the fallout of the pandemic on businesses ranging from retail to hospitality and manufacturing. …
  • Your Fazzaco Magazine October is Here - Fazzaco Makes A Successful Debut at iFX EXPO October 18, 2021 11:11 am EIN Presswire CYPRUS, October 18, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The October issue of Fazzaco Magazine, a full record of the most noteworthy industry news,reports and expert insights from September to October, is now available on Fazzaco's web,mobile web, and …
  • Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) Market Size Expected to Reach USD 8.20 Billion at CAGR of 6.9%, By 2027 October 18, 2021 11:08 am EIN Presswire Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) Market Size – USD 4.53 Billion in 2019, Market Growth - CAGR of 6.9%, Market Trends – Utilization in disaster management areas. NEW YORK, NY, UNITED STATES, October 18, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The growing …
  • More SA merchants join VodaPay Super App community October 18, 2021 10:55 am News (South Africa) Image source: Twitter Vodacom has signed partnership deals with online merchant OneDayOnly, on-demand truck hire app Droppa and fast food franchise KFC to add their apps to the VodaPay Super App, as more local businesses join the telco’s “digital mall”. …
  • Pre-market Movers: JCS, VALN, RVNC, HX, AVDL… October 18, 2021 10:45 am RTTNews The following are some of the stocks making big moves in Monday's pre-market trading (as of 06.30 A.M. EDT). In the Green Valneva SE (VALN) is up over 39% at $39.00 Xiaobai Maimai Inc. (HX) is up over 24% at $7.37 Agile Therapeutics, Inc. (AGRX) is up …
  • RBL Bank working on Abacus 2.0 for digital engagement, customer acquisition October 18, 2021 10:20 am The Hindu Business Line Private sector lender RBL Bank is working on a new digital platform that would help scale up customer acquisition over the next few years. Called Abacus 2.0, it would enable the bank to provide products and services to new as well as existing customers …
  • LDA Capital Subscribes to 70.835 million shares of Premiere Horizon Alliance Corporation October 18, 2021 10:20 am EIN Presswire Premiere Horizon has signed a Subscription Agreement with LDA Capital for 70,835,000 new primary shares of PHA at a subscription price of Php1.01 per share. Premiere Horizon Alliance Corporation (PSE:PHA) PASIG CITY, PHILIPPINES, October 18, 2021 /⁨ …
  • Indian startup funding crosses $10 bn in Q3, first time in any quarter: PwC October 18, 2021 10:10 am Business Standard Indian startups have got record funding in Q3 of CY21, with investment totalling $10.9 billion across 347 deals--the first-time investments in a quarter have crossed the $10 billion mark, as per the PwC India. This was twice the amount of funding received …
  • Poultry Diagnostics Market Size, Share, Growth, Sales Revenue and Key Drivers Analysis Research Report by 2027 October 18, 2021 10:08 am EIN Presswire The increasing occurrence of zoonotic diseases, rising market emphasis on food safety & an increased awareness of animal health is driving the demand NEW YORK, NY, UNITED STATES, October 18, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The Poultry …
  • Should I invest in Wise after its share price fall? October 18, 2021 9:57 am The Motley Fool Shares in UK FinTech company Wise (LSE: WISE) – which went public in July – have experienced a sharp pullback. Less than a month ago, the stock was trading near 1,175p. Today however, the share price sits at 900p. Has this 20%+ pullback created an …
  • Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) Platform Market Size 2021-2031 by Trends, Share, Growth, Company Profiles: Sopra Banking Software, Solarisbank AG, Bankable, Clearbank Ltd., Technisys October 18, 2021 9:35 am MENAFN (MENAFN- iCrowdNewsWire) A recent market study published by Future Market Insights (FMI) on the banking-as service (BaaS) platform market includes a global industry analysis for 2016-2020 and opportunity assessment for 2021-2031, and delivers a …
  • Chip Now Over £11 Million on Crowdcube October 18, 2021 9:11 am Crowdfund Insider October 17, 2021 @ 11:19 pm By JD Alois Fintech Chip is now over £11.5 million for its equity offering on Crowdcube. As it stands today, around 9650 investors have participated in the securities offering which is raising equity capital at a pre-money …
  • Business Reporter: Financial software and banking services integrated into a single platform October 18, 2021 9:00 am EIN Presswire How Rho Business Banking’s platform offers businesses flexibility and cost-saving opportunities LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, October 18, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- In an Industry View piece on Business Reporter, Sebastian Morales, VP of Finance at …
  • Top skills Pakistani companies look for October 18, 2021 8:59 am Dawn Zeenat Chaudhary examines what companies must address to develop a future-ready workforce Gabe: How many windows are there in New York City? Andy: What? Gabe: Critical thinking. Common, on-the-spot question asked in an interview. Andy: Okay. Let me think… …
  • Babylon accelerates momentum, more than doubling its signed value-based care lives in the second half of this year so far October 18, 2021 8:58 am GuruFocus.com PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 18, 2021 PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Babylon today outlined its ongoing momentum, announcing a further c.135k lives will have access to its value-based care offering across the US and UK through its …
  • The New OctaFX Trading App for Apple iOS continues its steamroll in India October 18, 2021 8:58 am Big News Network New Delhi [India], October 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): After having initiated its first test-launch back in August, the Forex broker OctaFX now makes its Apple iOS trading app available in the Indian App Store-kicking off on 12 October. These regional outings …
  • Hana partners with Hyundai, Kia for connected car financial services October 18, 2021 8:35 am Korea Herald Officials from Hyundai Motor, Finda and Hana Bank pose for a photo marking a new partnership among the firms.(Hana Bank) South Korea’s Hana Bank on Monday said it has teamed up with the nation’s top automakers Hyundai Motor and Kia alongside fintech …
  • Dispersion Holdings PLC Acquisition Of Accru Finance Ltd October 18, 2021 8:32 am Mondovisione Dispersion (AQSE: DEFI), an incubator specialising in decentralised finance ("DeFi"), is pleased to announce the proposed acquisition of Accru Finance Ltd (“Accru”), which plans to launch the first internationally-regulated and insured platform …
  • Paytm earmarks Rs 100 crore for marketing during festive season October 18, 2021 8:29 am Economic Times Paytm has set aside Rs 100 crore for marketing campaigns — including cashbacks and “buy now, pay later” schemes — during the festive season, as India’s biggest fintech startup looks to bolster its business ahead of an initial public offering (IPO). The …
  • GITEX 2021: Everything You Need to Know About the Tech Event October 18, 2021 6:41 am Al Bawaba This year's GITEX exhibition is celebrating the major digital transformation that has been achieved over the last few years, promising "Safe, Smart, and Seamless" technology. Bringing technological developers from all over the world to …
  • Resecurity® showcases Dark Web Monitoring and Threat Intelligence solutions at Gitex 2021 in UAE October 18, 2021 6:23 am MENAFN (MENAFN- PR Newswire) LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Resecurity, Inc., a Los Angeles-based cybersecurity company, today announced they will showcase their Dark Web Monitoring and Threat Intelligence solutions at Gitex 2021 at the Dubai …
  • Online Brokerage Longbridge Kicks off Hong Kong Market Operations October 18, 2021 5:37 am Tradingcharts.com Oct 18, 2021 HONG KONG, Oct 18, 2021 (JCN Newswire via COMTEX) -- Longbridge ("Longbridge" or the "Company"), a social-driven online brokerage firm dedicated to providing new-generation mobile Internet investment experience, announced …
  • PharmEasy closes $350-million pre-IPO funding round October 18, 2021 2:31 am Economic Times Online pharmacy PharmEasy has closed a funding round worth nearly $350 million ahead of filing its draft red herring prospectus (DRHP) before an Initial Public Offering (IPO), according to regulatory documents sourced by ET and people briefed on the matter …
  • Swedish payments firm Klarna introduces 'pay now' option in UK October 18, 2021 1:49 am Euronews – Swedish payments firm Klarna said on Monday it has introduced a number of changes to its product in the United Kingdom including the option for its users to “pay now” and in full. The announcement comes as the UK is expected to introduce rules for buy- …
  • Marc Hauser Appointed as Head of F10 Switzerland October 18, 2021 1:41 am Crowdfund Insider October 17, 2021 @ 3:14 pm By Omar Faridi Marc Hauser has been appointed as the Head of F10 Switzerland and member of the Global Leadership Team. As mentioned in the announcement, Marc will be responsible for “leading the Swiss team in achieving F10’s …
  • UK’s Digital Bank Monzo to Allow Contactless Payments up to £100, to Enhance User Experience October 18, 2021 1:41 am Crowdfund Insider October 17, 2021 @ 6:21 pm By Omar Faridi The team at UK-based digital bank Monzo notes that beginning on October 14, 2021, they have  increased the limit for contactless card payments “from £45 to £100.” So the Fintech firm’s clients can carry out single …
  • Railspay, Part of Railsbank, Collaborates with Parpera on Banking as a Service Offering October 18, 2021 1:41 am Crowdfund Insider October 17, 2021 @ 7:49 pm By JD Alois RailsPay, an offshoot of Railsbank operating in Australia, has partnered with Parpera to offer its first Banking as a Service (BaaS) product. Parpera is a money management platform for consultations, freelancers, …
  • BPO provider 24-7 Intouch acquires rival, Goodbay Technologies October 18, 2021 1:11 am Jamaica Observer Business process outsourcing (BPO) provider 24-7 Intouch has acquired its American rival Goodbay Technologies, adding three contact centres to its global operations. 24-7 Intouch, which is a global contact centre outsourcing company with operations in …
  • Conversation with the Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed October 18, 2021 1:05 am Punch Sola Oni Published 18 October 2021 I was a rapporteur at the National Workshop of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers held at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja on August 19, 2021. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed presented a lucid and detailed paper on …
  • Fintech Focus For October 18, 2021 October 18, 2021 1:00 am Benzinga Quote To Start The Day: “If you set your goals ridiculously high and it's a failure, you will fail above everyone else's success.” Source: James Cameron One Big Thing In Fintech: Amongst the fintechs building easy-to-use, fast, and smart digital …
  • Penetration: African insurers restate need for technology October 18, 2021 12:32 am New Telegraph African insurance and reinsurance managers as well as relevant stakeholders have reaffirmed their belief in further deployment of technology for the growth of the sector.   The plan is essentially to increase penetration, especially with the grassroots in …
  • Klarna launches ‘pay now’ feature for UK shoppers October 18, 2021 12:20 am City A.M. Buy now pay later (BNPL) fintech Klarna has branched out from its main service and launched a “pay now” immediate payment service in the UK. From today onwards, British online shoppers will be able to choose to pay immediately and in full using Klarna, …
  • Is It Too Late to Start Podcasting as a Marketing Strategy? October 18, 2021 12:08 am The Epoch Times Do you listen to podcasts on a regular basis? If the answer is no, you’re part of a shrinking minority. The majority of Americans (and listeners in developed countries around the world) listen to podcasts at least occasionally, with many listeners tuning …
  • Silicon Valley Is Swimming in Capital Amid Record Fundraising October 17, 2021 11:06 pm The Epoch Times Private equity deals rose to a record in the first nine months of 2021, already surpassing full-year numbers recorded in previous years, according to new data from PitchBook and the National Venture Capital Association. Silicon Valley still gets the lion’s …
  • Int’l trade summit from Oct 26 October 17, 2021 11:00 pm Daily Star A week-long international trade and investment summit will be organised from October 26 celebrating the birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and 50 years of Bangladesh's independence. The virtual "Bangladesh Trade & Investment …
  • Ethic: Inside Harry and Meghan’s £1bn “hippy” new investment firm October 17, 2021 9:59 pm Evening Standard Gratitude sessions at the start of meetings. A dog listed as the company’s Chief Smile Officer. A keenness to attract investors who are “hippies”. The Sussexes’ latest business venture - ethical investment firm, Ethic - might be their first foray into the …
  • Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's Square Plans To Build Open-Source Bitcoin Mining System October 17, 2021 8:35 pm Benzinga Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) and Square Inc (NYSE:SQ) CEO Jack Dorsey says that the fintech firm is looking to build a Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) mining system based on custom silicon and open source for individuals as well as businesses. In a series of tweets, …
  • Fintech firm Square looking to build bitcoin mining system October 17, 2021 8:34 pm Daily Star Square Inc Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey said on Friday the fintech firm is looking to build a bitcoin mining system based on custom silicon and open source for individuals as well as businesses. This would add to Square's existing bitcoin- …
  • Demole partners with several global crypto companies and is expected to be the best play-to-earn NFT game in 2021 October 17, 2021 8:23 pm EIN Presswire Hanoi, Vietnam, Oct. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Demole game is expected to be one of 2021's most popular play-to-earn NFT games. With partnerships in place with several global crypto and DeFi companies, this exciting new platform has the …
  • Transformative potential of Blockchain October 17, 2021 6:43 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- The Arabian Post) The transformative potential of multi-industry Blockchain technologies and fintech was in the spotlight as the 4th Future Blockchain Summit and inaugural edition of Fintech Surge got under way as part of GITEX Global, the world…
  • UK based Digital Banking Platform Starling Explains How to Set Your Own Contactless Payments Limit October 17, 2021 6:43 pm Crowdfund Insider The team at UK’s digital bank Starling notes that they always want their clients to be in control of their funds. That’s why they are introducing a feature that allows customers to set their own limit for contactless payments made with their debit cards, “ …
  • Digital Banking Fintech Revolut Performs Updates to Enhance Security, Streamline UX October 17, 2021 6:43 pm Crowdfund Insider October 17, 2021 @ 11:55 am By Omar Faridi Digital banking platform Revolut notes in a blog post that Halloween is soon on its way, however, there’s nothing “spooky” about the work they’ve been doing during October 2021. The Revolut team also mentioned …
  • PSD2 Payments: Financial API Platform Salt Edge Partners with Italian Fintech Accelerator Supernovae Labs October 17, 2021 6:43 pm Crowdfund Insider October 17, 2021 @ 2:17 pm By Omar Faridi Salt Edge, a Financial API platform has partnered with Italian Fintech accelerator Supernovae Labs in order to support Italian financial institutions and third-party providers with aggregating banking data and …
  • Leaving South Africa for good ? Here’s why you should stay October 17, 2021 6:18 pm News (South Africa) Life in South Africa has been rather challenging over the last year and a half, with the pandemic having changed personal circumstances for many South Africans. While many are considering leaving the country’s shores for greener pastures, there are many …
  • Budget 2022 – paving the way for economic recovery October 17, 2021 4:46 pm The Sun Daily MALAYSIA has been severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic for the past 18 months. The various movement control orders, implemented as a response since March 2020, have resulted in adverse consequences in terms of the economy as well as social costs. …
  • Mthuli Ncube sees potential for 'diaspora remittances' via Blockchain October 17, 2021 3:48 pm Bulawayo 24 News ZIMBABWE'S central bank frowns at digital currency and previously ordered all banks to stop processing transactions involving digital currencies, such as BTC and other altcoins in 2017. They termed it as "the currency of choice for money …
  • These are the 6 most in-demand tech jobs that companies in South Africa are struggling to recruit for October 17, 2021 3:37 pm News (South Africa) With IT job vacancies continuing to climb as companies struggle to recruit and obtain critical skills in South Africa, there is an opportunity to upskill or reskill individuals to meet this demand. Prudence Mabitsela, founder and managing director of …
  • Financiers return to Beverly Hills for Milken conference — this time with masks and proof of vaccination October 17, 2021 3:30 pm Los Angeles Times - California Call it a leading business indicator. Once again, some of Wall Street’s wealthiest financiers and other luminaries are descending on the Beverly Hilton hotel this week for a Milken Institute Global Conference — a year after COVID-19 forced them to …
  • These 11 self-paced courses will provide you with highly in-demand tech skills October 17, 2021 3:04 pm ZDNet You may be surprised to learn that not all well-paid tech jobs require rocket scientists. Even some programming languages are actually quite easy to learn, such as Python and Java. So take a close look at these 11 self-paced courses, to see what options …
  • Interswitch: Pioneering Innovation, Driving Thought Leadership October 17, 2021 2:25 pm Biz Watch Nigeria Africa’s leading integrated digital payment and e-commerce company, Interswitch Group, has unveiled its whitepaper on blockchain technology titled“Blockchain Technology: The Future of Africa’s Digital Economy” to help drive the growth of African businesses …
  • Pfizer, AstraZeneca help launch 'computational science' lab in Israel October 17, 2021 2:19 pm Jerusalem Post A first-of-its-kind computational science lab focused on solving some of the most pressing global therapeutic challenges has launched its headquarters in Israel. AION Labs is a partnership of six international and leading pharmaceutical and tech companies …
  • Start-ups' enhanced focus on employee-centric policies signal building long-term businesses October 17, 2021 1:03 pm The Hindu Business Line From social commerce start-up Meesho announcing 30-week gender-neutral parental leave to Snapdeal rolling out wellness measures for women employees, and fintech start-up slice introducing three days work week — Indian start-ups have claimed an increased …
  • M2P sets sights on ME expansion, creating... October 17, 2021 12:18 pm Khaleej Times Being a financial services provider in an industry which is heavily regulated, yet a prime target for innovation, can be a bit challenging, especially with buzzwords such as agility, flexibility, and convenience making the rounds. So, what do you do to …
  • 5 Traits to Chase in the Hunt for 10X Stocks October 17, 2021 12:00 pm WISC-TV Channel 3000 - Wisconsin October 17, 2021 5:06 AM [email protected] (Justin Pope) Posted: October 17, 2021 5:06 AM Updated: October 17, 2021 6:25 AM We all dream about stocks that turn a modest investment into life-changing wealth. But for many, it stays a dream; there are …
  • AFPI supports police' crackdown on illegal online lenders October 17, 2021 11:46 am Antara 2 hours ago Illustration -Fintech. ANTARA/Shutterstock/am Jakarta (ANTARA) - The Indonesian Fintech Lenders Association (AFPI) has lauded the Indonesian Police' firm crackdown on illegal online lending firms that have unsettled the public. …
  • CSB Group celebrates long-awaited end-of-summer event October 17, 2021 10:02 am Times of Malta The CSB Group team has come together for a long-awaited end-of-summer event.  It has been over a year since such an event took place and it was welcomed with cheer by all attendees. Guests included CSB Group’s corporate arm and associated brands, including …
  • Mashreq launches API developer portal October 17, 2021 9:46 am Trade Arabia Mashreq, a leading financial institution in the UAE, has become the region’s first bank to launch an active Application Programming Interface (API) developer portal to encourage development of innovative digital journeys for consumers. The platform, which …
  • Dubai: World's biggest technology show Gitex Global kicks off October 17, 2021 9:20 am MENAFN (MENAFN- Khaleej Times) Gitex Global, the world's biggest technology show this year, kicks off in Dubai today (October 17). Local government departments and international tech majors will showcase their latest technologies to thousands of visitors …
  • Gitex 2021: Digital transformation efforts put UAE on global map October 17, 2021 9:20 am MENAFN (MENAFN- Khaleej Times) The UAE's vision towards digital transformation has put the country on the global map, and its various smart city initiatives have accelerated its drive towards a knowledge-based economy, experts said at the Gitex Global x Ai …
  • Buying Stocks: Investing Myths and Facts October 17, 2021 8:55 am Entrepreneur We always hear or read about how important it is to invest . What's more, even financial experts tell us that saving is useless if you don't plan to invest some of it to grow your capital. Depositphotos.com However, there are thousands of …
  • Week Ahead: Rising Prices Raise Stakes For Rapid Rate Increases October 17, 2021 8:34 am Investing.com All about inflation Wall Street still remains upbeat despite a growing energy crisis that threatens the economic recovery, widespread price increases, and mixed economic data. It seems that inflation will remain elevated for a lot longer than the Fed …
  • BENEFIT marks importance of women leadership October 17, 2021 8:08 am Trade Arabia BENEFIT, a leader in Fintech and electronic financial transactions service in Bahrain, has marked the importance of women leadership in the Kingdom in-line with the Bahrain’s Supreme Council of Women (SCW)’s vision for women in the Kingdom. BENEFIT …
  • Gitex 2021: Digital transformation efforts put... October 17, 2021 7:36 am Khaleej Times The UAE’s vision towards digital transformation has put the country on the global map, and its various smart city initiatives have accelerated its drive towards a knowledge-based economy, experts said at the Gitex Global x Ai Everything exhibition. The …
  • Dubai: World's biggest technology show Gitex... October 17, 2021 7:36 am Khaleej Times Government departments, international tech companies to showcase latest developments in AI, 5G, cybersecurity Gitex Global, the world’s biggest technology show this year, kicks off in Dubai today (October 17). Local government departments and international …
  • Andrews Federal Credit Union Teams Up with Fintech Wise on Low-Cost Remittance Payments for Military Members October 17, 2021 4:40 am Crowdfund Insider October 16, 2021 @ 6:46 pm By Omar Faridi Andrews Federal Credit Union and Fintech Wise have announced a digital remittance integration, which could save a lot of money for members of the Armed Forces – particularly  those residing overseas – directly via …
  • FinAccel’s P2P Lending Subsidiary KrediFazz Issued Operational License by Indonesia’s OJK October 17, 2021 4:40 am Crowdfund Insider KrediFazz, a subsidiary of FinAccel that operates as a P2P lending Fintech, has been issued a business license from the Financial Services Authority (OJK) via the Decree of the OJK Board of Commissioners Number: KEP-81 /D.05/2021, dated August 24, …
  • House Speaker backs police crackdown on illegal online lenders October 17, 2021 1:42 am Antara 11 hours ago House of Representatives (DPR RI) Speaker Puan Maharani. (ANTARA/Mutiara) Jakarta (ANTARA) - House of Representatives (DPR RI) Speaker Puan Maharani has voiced support for the National Police's firm crackdown on illegal online lending …
  • AvidXchange CEO discusses NC fintech firm's journey to IPO — and what's ahead October 16, 2021 11:11 pm Bizjournals
  • A Few Things To Know: Google Looks To Apply Core Competencies In Financial Services October 16, 2021 10:14 pm Benzinga Fintech is one of the “enormous competitive threats” facing banks. That’s what JPMorgan Chase & Co’s (NYSE: JPM) Jamie Dimon said months ago in response to an accelerated digital disruption in finance, a result of the pandemic. Amongst the fintechs …
  • TradingView Reaches $3B Valuation with $298M Investment October 16, 2021 9:20 pm Crowdfund Insider October 16, 2021 @ 1:07 pm By Omar Faridi TradingView Inc, the popular charting platform and social network for traders and investors, announced on October 14, 2021 that it has completed a $298 million funding round – which was led by Tiger Global. …
  • Listen up: Podcasts mean business when done right October 16, 2021 8:26 pm Arab News Short Url Podcasts used to be the companion of choice on the daily drive to work or while exercising. But when COVID-19 hit and we had nowhere to go and nothing to do … were people still tuning in? It turns out, podcast listeners escaped reality by tuning …
  • Biden Comptroller pick Saule Omarova refuses to turn over Moscow State University thesis on Marxism October 16, 2021 7:34 pm Fox News BofA Securities head of U.S. economics Michelle Meyer and 'Barron's Roundtable' panelists discuss state of the economy.  President Biden’s pick for Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is facing a hard fight over her past comments and …
  • What To Invest In Right Now? 4 Fintech Stocks For Your Watchlist October 16, 2021 6:56 pm The Daily Collegian - Pennyslvania 4 Top Fintech Stocks To Watch In October 2021 As we approach the end of the week, financial stocks have been under scrutiny this past week as most of the companies within the industry reported their earnings. Top banks such as Citigroup (NYSE: C) and …
  • Sundaram Finance Holdings: Why you should accumulate this oft-ignored small-cap stock October 16, 2021 6:56 pm The Hindu Business Line In our Portfolio edition dated May 30, 2021, we had written on the value some of the holding company(holdco) stocks of different business groups offered. Holding company discount impregnable even in bull run   In this context, one company that has …
  • Sex discrimination: why banks shun workers in adult entertainment October 16, 2021 3:25 pm The Guardian Sex sells. But finding a bank willing to take the money is a little more complicated. That is the hard lesson learned by people such as Genevieve LeJeune, the founder of Skirt Club, which runs a 16,000-strong community for bisexual and bi-curious women and …
  • Benzinga's Bulls And Bears Of The Week: Coinbase, Netflix, PayPal, Pfizer, Tesla And More October 16, 2021 2:51 pm Benzinga Benzinga has examined the prospects for many investor favorite stocks over the past week. Last week's bullish calls included a FAANG stock and a COVID-19 vaccine maker. A fintech giant and a meme stock were among the bearish calls seen. The new …
  • Digital drive to survive October 16, 2021 12:38 pm Bangkok Post How Thai tech solution providers help SMEs tap into the digital economy. Thailand's digital industry is projected to grow by double digits this year, boosted by a robust digital services sector, according to the Digital Economy Promotion Agency (Depa). …
  • 7 Growth Stocks That You Should Sell in October October 16, 2021 12:19 pm InvestorPlace A few months ago, the Federal Reserve was talking about “transitory” inflation. The governors at the Fed meant that while inflation was rising swiftly, it wasn’t going to last. But inflation kept rising at a brisk clip and the Fed started to be less …
  • Metaverse Thailand, The first chapter of the secondary world October 16, 2021 12:05 pm EIN Presswire Bangkok, Thailand, Oct. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 'Metaverse Thailand’ launched the new Decentraland where you can buy it in the virtual world. Own land in the Ekamai area , for only a few dollars (BUSD), buy land from a real map in the heart of …
  • Crypto ETFs explained October 16, 2021 12:03 pm Economic Times Hi, it's Zaheer. There was a lot of buzz around cryptocurrency exchange traded funds (ETFs) over the past week, amid reports and rumours that the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) was set to approve the launch of one or more bitcoin ETFs. On …
  • Catecoin Investors earned $100k by investing $100 within 1 month October 16, 2021 10:23 am Investing.com Catecoin is a relatively recent participant in the cat-themed cryptocurrency race. It is a decentralized meme based cryptocurrency which provides platform makers to meme. And is proud to announce its massive rise since launch. Catecoin has been around …
  • GITEX GLOBAL 2021 to host landmark gathering for Middle East & Africa government leaders October 16, 2021 10:19 am MENAFN (MENAFN- Action Global Communications) Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 15th October 2021: GITEX GLOBAL Leaders Vision, the definitive gathering for regional and national technology transformation, will redefine the technology roadmaps of the Middle East and …
  • Central Bank of Bahrain to launch e-Cheque system October 16, 2021 10:08 am Trade Arabia The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) is set to introduce the electronic cheque system from October 19, complementing the traditional paper cheques - a popular payment instrument in the kingdom.   The Bahrain Electronic Cheque System (BECS) is the first fully …
  • Technology holds future for Namibia October 16, 2021 8:19 am The Namibian THE importance of digitalisation for Namibia's economic transformation cannot be overemphasised, says presidential adviser on youth matters and enterprise development Daisry Mathias. She was speaking at the closing ceremony of the Dololo DoBox …
  • Delayed FTP: What India’s new trade policy should include in the post-pandemic world October 16, 2021 8:16 am Economic Times In a counterfactual world where the Covid-19 pandemic didn’t exist, expectations from the upcoming Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) would have starkly differed from what it must accommodate today. With the global economic downturn and the surmounting …
  • Roundup: Top Young Professionals / Transformyx’s Tech or Treat / J&J booster October 16, 2021 7:55 am Greater Baton Rouge Business Report - Louisiana ENR awards: Tupac de la Cruz, owner of Prairieville-based Roofing Solutions, and Erin Rooney coastal project managers at Metairie-based HDR Engineering, Inc. were named as 2022’s Top Young Professional’s by Engineering News-Record. De la Cruz, a 2016 Forty …
  • Tiger Global Management Leads M2P Fintech $35M Series C October 16, 2021 6:43 am Crowdfund Insider October 15, 2021 @ 5:28 pm By Tony Zerucha Asian API infrastructure company M2P Fintech this week announced a $35 million Series C round. Tiger Global Management led the raise with participation from existing investors BEENEXT, Flourish Ventures, Omidyar …
  • Productfy Secures $16M via Series A Funding, Unveils Card Issuance as a Service October 16, 2021 6:42 am Crowdfund Insider October 15, 2021 @ 5:52 pm By Omar Faridi Productfy has secured $16 million in capital via a Series A round. The company has also announced Card Issuance As a Service. The investment furthers the firm’s mission to provide a completely distributed financial …
  • Embedded Finance Fintech Alviere Raises $70 Million Series A/B Funding October 16, 2021 6:42 am Crowdfund Insider October 15, 2021 @ 7:10 pm By JD Alois Embedded finance firm Alviere has raised $70 million in a Series A and B funding round led by Viola Ventures and Viola Fintech. Alviere seeks to empower any business to launch a new financial services line. Alviere …
  • Interview: MTN IPO is a worthwhile investment – Stanbic Uganda CEO October 16, 2021 6:07 am Red Pepper Pepper Interviews | MTN Uganda early this week announced the opening of its Initial Public Offer for 20% of its company’s shares, an opportunity for the public to apply for stake in the company. Stanbic Bank is MTN’s Transactional advisor for MTN’s Initial …
  • Mumbai: Cyber-fraudster poses as Cred executive, dupes nurse of Rs 2.46 lakh October 16, 2021 4:30 am The Indian Express A 44-year-old woman working as a nurse in a civic hospital fell prey to cyber-fraud when a man impersonating as an executive from Cred, a fintech company, tricked her into installing an application used to get remote access of a mobile phone and stole her …
  • Alibaba, HSBC offer startup contest October 16, 2021 4:03 am Bangkok Post Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund (AEF) and banking giant HSBC have invited startups to participate in an annual competition with prizes worth up to US$4million. The contest, Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund/HSBC Jumpstarter 2022 Global Pitch Competition …
  • SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Peak Fintech Group Inc. - PKKFF October 16, 2021 3:58 am MENAFN (MENAFN- PR Newswire) NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Peak Fintech Group Inc. ("Peak" or the "Company") (OTCMKTS: PKKFF). Such investors are advised to …
  • Square CEO Dorsey says looking to build a bitcoin mining system, according to tweet October 16, 2021 3:08 am Malay Mail In his Twitter thread, Dorsey also said that silicon design or chip design is too concentrated into a few companies, leading to supply constraints. — Reuters pic NEW YORK, Oct 16 — Square Inc Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey said yesterday the fintech …
  • KrediFazz granted Indonesian P2P license for lending service - Finextra October 16, 2021 2:50 am Jakarta News.Net KrediFazz, a subsidiary of FinAccel that runs as P2P lending fintech, has been officially granted a business license from the Financial Services Authority (OJK) through the Decree of the OJK Board of Commissioners Number: KEP-81 /D.05/2021 dated …
  • Harvard Business School publishes case study on KASB Securities October 16, 2021 2:18 am The News International KARACHI: Harvard Business School Publishing as published a case study, titled KASB Securities – Reclaiming its Position as a Leading Brokerage of Pakistan. The case study has been written by Dr. Adeel Zafar, Fazal Jawad Seyyed, and Hafsa Ashfaq of Lahore …
  • Việt Nam is expected to achieve its rice export target of 6.3 million tonnes worth US$3.2 billion this year due to high global demand and an increase in export prices. October 16, 2021 1:19 am Viet Nam News   A Q&A session at the seventh Cybersecurity Weekend held by Kaspersky on Thursday. The virtual media conference aimed to explore the growing e-money adoption and the cyber-threats that come with it. — Photo courtesy of Kaspersky HCM CITY — The Asia …
  • The Rise of Accessible Investing in a Fintech Generation October 16, 2021 12:40 am Canadian Business Created for For generations, the benefits of investing have been reserved only for those who possess the luxuries of time, mobility and money. Knowledge of the stock market, the value of shares and the mere concept of making your money work for you are …