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Things worth reading: 14th August 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Technology is making banking human again Interview: Matteo Cassina, Saxo Bank – is digital banking the new Big Brother? Gradual steps to control shadow banking problem How US sanctions against North Korea could affect Chinese banks Commonwealth Bank to …

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Things worth reading: 11th August 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Animal fat to stay in future banknotes, Bank of England concludes Mifid vies with Brexit as City traders’ main problem Co-op Bank’s losses narrow to £135m despite uncertain first half   SEC pushes back on Chinese-led takeover of Chicago …

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Things worth reading: 9th August 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Santander blocked trans woman’s bank account because she ‘sounded like a man’ Why are Britain’s banks blaming customers for online banking fraud? Bank of England covered up failed WW1 loan deal Worldpay agrees £9.3bn tie-up with Vantiv Standard Life …

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Things worth reading: 8th August 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Tandem app in deal to take over Harrods Bank Lending Club: overbanked Funds target ‘unknown’ stocks as Wall Street cuts analyst jobs Worldpay granted second deadline extension for Vantiv deal Bitcoin soars to record high value Monitise shareholder slams …

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Sam Maule joins 11:FS

You may be aware that I am a Non-Executive Director of 11:FS. If not, have you not been awake for the past year, and the success the guys are having? Not only have they won some of the biggest digital bank transformation projects in Europe …

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Things worth reading: 7th August 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Is your account safe? Banks issue new sort codes in ringfencing of high street operations China’s bank regulator lets crackdown deadline slip over stability worries Australian bank: Buggy software made us miss money laundering scam Consumer spending suffers longest …

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Things worth reading: 4th August 2017

Things we’re reading today include … Drug Rings Laundered Cash Through ATMs of Australia’s Biggest Bank: Crime Agency Swiss bank Julius Bär plans expansion in UK with new offices Carney warns Brexit uncertainty is building RBS plans to make Amsterdam its EU base after Brexit …

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