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Things worth reading: 20th January 2022

Things we’re reading today include … Bank-Fintech Partnerships Are Under-Performing: What’s Going Wrong? Lords warn on Bank of England digital currency Price rises may last until 2023, warns Bank of England governor Top Wall Street banks paid out $142bn in pay and benefits last year …

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Things worth reading: 18th January 2022

Things we’re reading today include … £4 million-a-year bank chief quits after breaking Covid rules with trips to Wimbledon Santander, Lloyds and TSB ‘have the most unreliable online banking’ Bank of England questioned on the nation’s financial stability Bank of England set for more powers …

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Things worth reading: 17th January 2022

Things we’re reading today include: CBDCs: Here’s what every central bank in the world is working on Dorsey fintech firm Block wants bitcoin mining for all Wise stock makes comeback after Citi urged clients to dump fintech Dow closes lower after disappointing bank results Credit …

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Can Elon Musk solve world hunger?

The worlds’ rich get richer, and the poor get poorer. Does it always have to be that way? In 2020, the world's super-rich enjoyed a record rise in their wealth. Here's how the world's wealthiest can put their money to use: https://t.co/3sVoeYqqDF pic.twitter.com/JYvppQCsUI — World …

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Things worth reading: 11th January 2022

Things we’re reading today include … ‘Worrying security flaws’ may expose online banking customers to fraud – Which? The fraudsters breaking hearts – and emptying bank accounts UK fintech sees record investment in 2021 following pandemic slump in 2020 Get the data, from Monzo to …

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Things worth reading: 7th January 2022

Things we’re reading today include: Bank of England answers, “Why can’t we just print more money?” Bahrain central bank trials JPM Coin Starling Bank boss denounces investors over gender funding gap China central bank launches digital yuan wallet apps for Android, iOS Could China’s north-east …

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Things worth reading: 6th January 2022

Things we’re reading today include … 16 Ways Banks Will Need To Change To Survive Advances In Fintech Bank Fees for Green Debt Surpass Fossil-Fuel Financing Chinese banks cut back traditional lending as concern over economy mounts Stocks Plunge After Fed Minutes Show Central Bank …

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Things worth reading: 5th January 2022

Things we’re reading today include … Goldman Says Bitcoin $100,000 a Possibility by Taking on Gold Bitcoin at the Bank: Mainstream Lenders Dabble in Crypto Outside the U.S. BaFin imposes administrative fine on Deutsche Bank Why Some Institutions Dropped ‘Bank’ from Their Brand (and Why Most …

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