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Things worth reading: 27th August 2018

Things we’re reading today include … Powell sets Fed’s course with data-based judgment UK’s biggest payday lender Wonga ‘on the brink of collapse’ Britons seem relatively relaxed in the face of Brexit apocalypse | Larry Elliott Wonga ‘on brink of collapse’ after surge in compensation claims The mood on Brexit …

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Things worth reading: 22nd August 2018

Things we’re reading today include … Bank of England’s chief economist warns A.I. could threaten ‘large’ amount of jobs Bank Branches Are Closing At A Record Pace. Here’s Why JPMorgan Chase Is Opening More Big banks are getting ready for an uncertain future JPMorgan undercuts discount brokerages on trades Greece …

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The Monzicorn

Business Insider recently listed what they believe are the 32 FinTech unicorns around the world. Here is their list: =27. Symphony — $1 billion =27. TongDun Technology — $1 billion =27. Funding Circle — $1 billion =27. Kabbage — $1 billion =27. 51 Credit — $1 billion =27. Gusto — …

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Things worth reading: 25th June 2018

Things we’re reading today include … Banks May Be Using Lehman-Style Trick to Disguise Debt Why David Drumm cooked the books at Anglo Irish Bank German asset managers demand ‘unhindered access’ to City of London in boost for Brexit Britain Iceland: From crisis to hotspot, 10 years on from the …

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Things worth reading: 7th May 2018

Things we’re reading today include … Venezuela Spends 20,000 Petro to Create a Digital Cryptocurrency Bank Blind customers locked out by bank web upgrades Bank Stocks Have Peaked, Here’s Why Bank of America’s loan to Remington tests its firearms pledge ANZ scraps sales bonuses for financial planners as inquiry shakes …

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Why I like Turkish banks

Just before Christmas, I was interviewed by a Turkish magazine about the future, Turkey and fintech. I thought it might interest folks to share it here … When you wrote your first book about fintech – little was known about it. How much has that changed and have your predictions …

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Things worth reading: 13th December 2017

Things we’re reading today include … France’s AXA to step up investments in green projects to $11 billion by 2020 My close escape from £10,000 bank scam MoneyTaker hackers reportedly steal £7.5m from ATMs Bitcoin hits another record high in march toward $20,000 LSE’s biggest investor set to rally behind …

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The future of cryptocurrencies

2017 has been a wild and fantastic year for cryptocurrencies, especially bitcoin. Everyone was wondering whether they should buy bitcoin. That was back when it was $500 a coin. Now it’s over $11,000 a coin. Funny year 2017. 2017 was when everyone thought they had to get into cryptocurrencies, and …

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