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Risks for the Saudi banking sector to re...

Despite prospects for rapid expansion over the next 12 to 24 months, risks to the stability of the banking system in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (Saudi Arabia) will remain contained, S&P Global Ratings said. “We expect the improvement in Saudi Arabia’s GDP growth and fiscal trajectory to continue, linked to the country’s exit from […]

Central Maine Business Records: Hight Fo...

SKOWHEGAN – Hight Ford has received two of Ford Motor Co.’s highest awards for the third consecutive year. The dealership received the President’s Award and the One Ford Elite Award for 2021, according to a press release from the dealership. Hight won both awards in 2019 and 2020, and the President’s Award in 2016. The […]

How to invest in small cap funds

Kirtan Shah: Ideally, if you look at risk return data points, the answer to this question is very simple. If you allocate an equal proportion to a large, mid and small cap versus a multicap or a flexicap, you will see that on a risk-return basis, the large, mid and small cap provided a much […]

Cybercriminals do their homework for the...

A new social engineering scam is doing the rounds, and this one is particularly insidious: tricking users into sending money to what they think is their own account to reverse a fraudulent charge. The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center released the warning, which she claims involves cybercriminals who have definitely done their homework. “In addition […]

Biden nominates candidate for Fed vice c...

President Joe Biden said Friday that he intends to nominate Michael S. Barr as the Federal Reserve’s Vice Chairman for Oversight. Mr. Barr, a law professor at the University of Michigan, served as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury Department for Financial Institutions in the Obama administration and was a key architect of the Dodd-Frank Reform […]

Nigeria’s banking sector attracts $15.7

The Nigerian banking sector is one of the viable destinations for foreign investors in the country as it has attracted over $15.7 billion in foreign investment over the past 5 years, which is one of the sectors most attractive in the Nigerian economy. This is based on an analysis carried out by Nairalytics, the research […]

New York senator introduces cannabis ban...

Leading up to 4/20, new cannabis products hit the market for an enthusiastic and growing consumer base. This includes intriguing new entrants in all product categories, but also new products delivery methods, like the new refillable glass prerollers from Helmand Valley Growers Co. in California. Think of this new product line as a prepackaged version […]

Oklahoma City’s first banking center ope

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gateway First Bank will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the company’s first banking center in Oklahoma City on Wednesday, April 13 at 10:00 a.m. Located at 6303 Waterford Boulevard, Suite 100, the bank is at the intersection of NW 63rd and Pennsylvania Avenue in Oklahoma City. The day’s events include a live […]

Voyager Innovations Secures $210M in New...

Voyager Innovations (Voyager), the fintech arm of integrated telecommunications company PLDT, $210 million in new funding, boosting Voyager’s valuation to unicorn-plus status at nearly $1.4 billion. Voyager operates the electronic wallet PayMaya and the neobank Maya Bank. Leading the round is new investor SIG Venture Capital, the Asian venture capital arm of SIG. Other new […]

FHFA Suspends Foreclosure for Borrowers ...

United States: FHFA suspends foreclosure for borrowers seeking HAF assistance April 11, 2022 Mayer Brown To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. On April 6, 2022, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (“FHFA”) announcement that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will […]

Public Employees Union cuts Belize Bank ...

Views : 134 Posted: Sunday, April 10, 2022. 11:18 a.m. CST. By Aaron Humes: The Public Service Union (PSU) announced the withdrawal of union accounts from Belize Bank Limited after meeting with various financial institutions and sharing information with members, which resulted in a vote by its Board of Management. The PSU says […]

5 investments worth P120b get DOF incent...

The reconstituted Tax Incentives Review Board, chaired by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, approved in 2021 the granting of tax incentives to five expensive projects with a combined investment capital of 119.5 billion pesos. Deputy Finance Secretary Juvy Danofrata, who heads the FIRB Secretariat, said the five projects receiving tax incentives by the FIRB came […]

Bank-owned mutual funds have an edge ove...

Express press service BENGALURU: In a bid to serve more customers and meet all their financial needs, banks are launching or partnering/acquiring asset management companies (AMCs) and insurance subsidiaries. Recently, Bandhan Financial Holdings Limited (BFHL), investment companies GIC and ChrysCapital signed an agreement with IDFC Limited to acquire its AMC and also IDFC AMC Trustee […]

Business in Brief, April 9, 2022 | News

2 local farming families honored with the Hoosier Homestead Award INDIANAPOLIS — At the Indiana Statehouse last week, Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) Director Bruce Kettler presented to 69 families, including two families communities, a Hoosier Homestead Award in recognition of their commitment to Indiana agriculture. . “I always […]

Notable commercial banking executives: M...

In 2021, Margaret Capper partnered with the Southeastern Wisconsin Latin American Chamber of Commerce to create a revolving loan fund that helps Latin American businesses borrow funds to start and grow their businesses. The loan fund allows entrepreneurs to borrow under the revolving loan program to advance their business goals. Capper, who is senior vice […]

Banking and financial fraud lawyers Giam...

UK: Banking and financial fraud lawyers Giambrone & Partners are recovering £25,000 for customers defrauded through a watchdog. April 08, 2022 Giambrone & Partners To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The latest report from Victims Commissioner states more than […]

Italy reduces impact on growth of recove...

By Giuseppe Fonte and Gavin Jones ROME (Reuters) – Italy has cut its estimates of the impact on economic growth of European Union funds and reforms linked to its stimulus package, a Treasury document released on Friday, saying the money will be spent more slowly. Italy is eligible for more than 200 billion euros ($216.82 […]

Scirocco announces progress in its inves...

Scirocco Energy informed the market on Friday of its oil and gas operations in Tanzania, indicating that operations were progressing on the Ruvuma PSA, where it holds a non-operated 25% stake. The AIM-listed company said the seismic acquisition program and preparations for drilling the Chikumbi-1 (CH-1) well were underway, led by operator ARA Petroleum Tanzania […]

Dollars from bond sales, BSP investments...

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines’ buffer funds rose in March on proceeds from the government’s recent global bond offering and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ earnings from its overseas investments. What’s new The Philippines’ gross international reserves stood at $108.54 billion in March, down from $107.8 billion in February, the BSP reported on Friday. The central […]

PT Freeport Indonesia values ​​$3.0 bill

Jakarta, Indonesia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PT Freeport Indonesia (“PT-FI” or the “Company”) today announced that it has priced an offering (the “Note Offering”) of $3.0 billion of senior notes (collectively, the ” Tickets “). Here is a summary of the three tranches of debt: The description Rising (in millions) Maturity 4.763% Senior Notes $750.0 Due April 14, 2027 […]

IT rules changed to allow infra debt fun...

The income tax department changed the rules to allow infrastructure debt funds and NBFCs to issue zero-coupon bonds. Experts say such an amendment will help mobilize resources in a fiscally efficient manner. A new notification added the word “infrastructure debt fund” as well as infrastructure company and public sector company. Accordingly, the infrastructure debt fund […]

Today’s SEC Review Priorities, Tomorrow’

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. To complement a series of quarter-end announcements from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Examinations Division (Examinations) announcement its review priorities for 2022 on March 30, 2022. These priorities reflect SEC Chairman Gary Gensler’s stated view […]

Biden announces 2 SEC nominees

President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced plans to appoint two people to the Securities and Exchange Commission. Jaime Lizarraga, senior adviser to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-California, and Mark T. Uyeda, a career SEC attorney currently in detail with the Senate Banking Committee where he is a staff securities adviser minority committee, will be appointed […]

20 for the Next 20 2021: Where are they ...

Last year’s cohort includes an Olympic gold medalist and someone who worked two jobs and has since added a third. From left to right: Khara Jabole-Carolus, Carissa Moore, Vincent Kimura, Kuhio Lewis Sondra Leiggi Brandon Then and now: Director of Behavioral Health, Queen’s Health Systems Khara Jabola Carolus Then and now: Executive Director, Hawaii State […]

Crypto funds post net inflows for second...

CoinShares’ weekly cryptocurrency fund flow survey shows that total digital asset investment inflows reached $180 million last week. The asset manager writes that the reporting of some late trades also pushed the previous week’s inflows up from $193 million to $244 million. The renewed inflow suggests that recent headwinds for digital assets, such as significant […]

Caprice Finance (CFT), Firepin (FRPN) an...

Japan, Japan, Tue, 05 Apr 2022 13:00:24 / Comserve Inc. / — As more cryptocurrencies join the metaverse every day, it is worth researching new cryptos to invest in and which are very promising the Internet 3.0 The digital environment of the metaverse is growing, and so are the capabilities of what can be done […]

Crédit Agricole’s commercial strategy is

Walie El-Din Lotfy, deputy general manager for the corporate sector at Credit Agricole Egypt, said the bank’s business strategy is in line with the Egyptian government’s objectives. In an exclusive interview with Daily News Egypt, Lotfy said the bank mainly directs funding to sectors that the Egyptian state needs and aims to develop. The bank […]

Angel Oak Capital Advisors Closed-End Fu...

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 4, 2022– The Boards of Directors of Angel Oak Financial Strategies Income Term Trust (NYSE: FINS) and Angel Oak Dynamic Financial Strategies Income Term Trust (NYSE: DYFN) have approved a proposed reorganization of DYFN with and into FINS. The reorganization is intended to provide potential benefits to shareholders, including reduced operating expenses and […]

Zopa Bank achieves profitability within ...

Zopa Bank achieves profitability within 21 months of obtaining its full banking license with a potential IPO on the cards later in the year Zopa Bank only obtained a full banking license in the summer of 2020 Before entering the banking sector, the group pioneered loans between individuals A recent £220m fundraise secured the company […]

Hi-tech investments by Israeli instituti...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli institutions invested $900 million in the country’s high-tech sector in 2021, a five-fold jump from 2020, the Israel Innovation Authority said on Monday. The rise came after the authority in 2020 sought to encourage more institutional investment in the country’s robust tech industry, which is a key engine of economic growth […]

Taliban ban drug cultivation, including ...

KABUL/PESHAWAR: The Taliban announced on Sunday a ban on the cultivation of narcotics in Afghanistan, the world’s largest producer of opium. “In accordance with the decree of the supreme leader of the Islamic emirate of Afghanistan, all Afghans are informed that henceforth poppy cultivation is strictly prohibited throughout the country,” according to an order from […]

Banking director urges prudent financial...

Ms. Ramat Ebella Ellis, Banking Executive called on African financial systems to integrate large players in the informal sector in the development of financial investment portfolios as a means of lifting people out of poverty. Ms. Ellis, an investment adviser at the Center for Greater Impact in Africa (CGIA), told Ghanaian news agency Tema Industrial […]

Stanbic IBTC describes N83 billion uncla...

By Aduragbemi Omiyale Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc management has reacted to reports that it has N83 billion in unclaimed funds in its possession, describing it as misleading and not representing the facts. The House of Representatives is looking into claims that around N1.2 trillion in unclaimed funds are sitting in some commercial banks across the […]

Kickstart Ventures celebrates a decade o...

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — Kickstart Ventures, one of the most active venture capital firms in the Philippines, celebrates its 10th anniversary with a renewed commitment to investing in startups across the country and beyond. When Kickstart was established in 2012, the Philippine startup ecosystem was in its infancy. This inspired founders Minette Navarrete, Dan […]

M&T Bank Corporation Completes Acquisiti

Combined Company Creates $200 Billion Banking Franchise Serving Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Communities from Maine to Virginia and Washington, D.C. Systems conversion is expected to take place in the third quarter of 2022 BUFFALO, NY, April 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE: MTB) (“M&T”) today announced the successful completion of M&T’s acquisition of People’s […]

Stanbic IBTC responds to ‘N1.2trn Unclai

Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc reacted to news making the rounds in which it was alleged that the House of Representatives (HoR) ad hoc committee on the recovery of “unclaimed funds”, asked “Stanbic IBTC, first bank to hand over 97 billion naira to the government”N1.2trn Unclaimed funds. In a statement on Friday, the Bank said its […]

What are the banking implications?

What is authorized push payment fraud? Authorized push payment fraud, or APP fraud as it is often called, is a common type of fraud that occurs when the fraudster tricks the unwitting victim into asking their bank to often transfer large sums of money under false pretenses on the fraudster’s account. . The fraudster will […]

Space for public investment must be guar...

WILLEMSTAD, PHILIPSBURG – “Without a doubt, fiscal consolidation is necessary to put the public finances of Curaçao and Sint Maarten on a sustainable path and to create fiscal space to deal with any future adverse economic shocks. However, fiscal consolidation must be carried out in a gradual and structural way so as not to inhibit […]

SBI Customers ALERT! Internet Banking, ...

New Delhi: Customers of State Bank of India (SBI) will not be able to avail internet banking services, YONO, YONO Lite, YONO Business, UPI from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. today due to annual closing activities. Every year, April 1st marks the start of a new financial year, and banks usually carry out such account […]

Gillibrand Reintroduces Postal Banking A...

WASHINGTON — Nearly one in five American adults don’t have a bank account or don’t have the type of account they should have access to, and Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand is working to bring banking back to the Postal Service American. On Wednesday, Sen. Gillibrand, DN.Y., announced the reintroduction of her Postal Banking Act, which […]

First Eagle Investments to Acquire Napie...

The acquisition complements First Eagle Investments’ multi-asset lineup and enhances the capabilities offered to clients, including opportunistic lending. Napier Park will operate as a stand-alone unit wholly owned by First Eagle Investments. No changes to Napier Park’s investment approach, business focus or customer service. NEW YORK, March 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — First Eagle Investments (“First […]

Business and a whiff of politics behind ...

With three major acquisitions in a few months, the Hungarian spending spree in the Western Balkans has finally reached Albania. Since Viktor Orban became prime minister in 2010, Hungarian companies – some of them linked to Orban’s ruling party, Fidesz, and largely benefiting from lucrative government contracts – have invested heavily in Slovenia, Serbia, North […]

Industry Trends, Share, Size, Demand – F

According to the latest report of the IMARC group, entitled “Core Banking Software Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026”, the global market showed strong growth during the period 2015-2020. Basic banking software helps in processing day-to-day banking transactions, such as posting account updates. It also helps manage loans, open new […]

The case of investments in events

The inverted yield curve has been in the news lately for good reason; it is the only economic indicator that has a perfect track record for predicting a recession. A generally steepening yield curve means that investors have strong expectations about economic activity. A flattening yield curve means the opposite, and that’s where we find […]

Sensex drops 449 points; decline in ban...

Key Indian stock market indices were trading sharply lower for the fourth consecutive session on Monday, with the benchmark Sensex losing 449 points, led by strong selling pressure on banking and financial stocks. The 30 shares of S&P BSE Sensex traded at 449.38 points or 0.78% down to 56,912.82 points at 12:04 p.m., against the […]

Sustainable banking is a necessity in Ne...

KATHMANDU, MARCH 26 FMO, a Dutch entrepreneurial development bank with more than 50 years of expertise in sustainable private sector investments in emerging markets, has worked since the late 1990s to empower Nepalese entrepreneurs by providing them with loans and outlets. of participation for the environmental and social management system. It took a stake in […]

A new era for foreign investment

Foreign chambers of commerce in the Philippines are in turmoil after President Duterte signed into law two pieces of legislation this month that would open the door wider for foreign investment to enter the country. The first is Republic Act 11647 amending the 85-year-old Civil Service Act, which excluded telecommunications, inland waterways, railroads and subways, […]

Mutual fund inflows via SIP will hit a n...

Inflow into mutual funds through a systematic investment plan is expected to hit an all-time high this fiscal year despite market turmoil following the Russian-Ukrainian war that rocked recovering global economies of the Covid pandemic. Steady rise Mutual fund industry SIP inflows have already surged by 29% in the first 11 months of this fiscal […]

Business People – March 26, 2022 | Bism

Capital Credit Union Rental Tom Ternes was hired as Vice President of Business Services by Capital Credit Union. Ternes has 10 years of professional experience in the financial services sector. Ternes joins CCU from Bank of North Dakota where he had worked since 2012. He graduated from Minnesota Moorhead State University in 2008 with a […]

Federal Reserve watch: Fed funds rate up...

uschools/E+ via Getty Images On Wednesday, March 16, the Federal Reserve raised its target range for the key interest rate, the federal funds rate, by 25 basis points to 0.25% to 0.50%. The Federal Reserve also saw the effective federal funds rate rise to 0.33% for the entire banking week. Thus, the Fed kept the […]

Designed for Retail Investors, This Fint...

With direct experience working at Citibank for over a year, NIT-Bhopal graduate Smriti Tomar recognized something she already knew – it takes a long time to innovate at large companies. “There is a full-fledged protocol that they have to follow,” says Smriti. Since her teenage years, she has always been intrigued by finance and invest […]

Gateway joins commercial lending team

TULSA, Okla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gateway First Bank, one of Oklahoma’s largest banking operations, announced that Rob Hoffman and Todd Welch have joined the bank’s leadership team as Vice Presidents, Commercial Lending. Both bankers join Gateway with extensive experience in the banking and financial services industry. Gateway already has a strong mortgage presence in Oklahoma City, Edmond and […]

Gabelli Funds to Host the 8th Annual Was...

RYE, NY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 24, 2022– Gabelli Funds, LLC, will host the 8th Annual Waste and Environmental Services Symposium at the Harvard Club in New York on Thursday, March 31, 2022. This symposium will feature presentations by senior executives from leading companies, with a focus on on industry dynamics, new technologies and business fundamentals. For those […]

Tax Exemptions for Offshore Fund Managem...

India: Tax Exemptions for Offshore Fund Management and Offshore Banking at IFSC|Union Budget 2022 March 23, 2022 King, Stubb and Kasiva To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Since 1991, India has made serious progress towards the policy of economic liberalization and […]

Best Ways to Save Taxes: Investments and...

Tax-saving season is here for last-minute taxpayers who have finally started comparing investment options and other tax-saving schemes. Since some plans have a deadline until March 31 to make minimum contributions, do so quickly. Here are some of the best ways to save tax and generate tax-free income. Under section 80C of the Income Tax […]

Fed’s Powell: Digital currencies will re

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said new forms of digital currency such as cryptocurrencies and stablecoins pose risks to the US financial system and will require new rules to protect consumers. Powell, speaking on Wednesday at a panel hosted by the Bank for International Settlements, a global organization of central bankers, also said new technologies […]

5G technology to stimulate the banking r...

BY BUSINESS REPORTERZIMBABWE’s financial services industry has an opportunity to tap into the multi-billion dollar tech market if it leverages the new 5G network in its digitization drive to increase efficiency, promote financial inclusion and prevent fraud , said an industry expert. Managing Director of Global Renaissance Investments, Ngoni Dzirutwe, said with the mobile sector […]

Cambodia: economic recovery and investme...

The World Bank’s Board of Directors today approved a $50 million grant from IDA for the Tajikistan Disaster Preparedness and Resilience Project, which will invest in building the resilience of key infrastructure to disasters. natural hazards, in better mitigating climate-related risks and in strengthening national capacities in disaster risk management and adaptation to climate change. […]

Stocks fall as oil prices rise; banks, ...

Indian stocks fell on Tuesday, led by heavyweights banking and consumer goods, with a continued rise in crude oil futures further denting sentiment. As of 04:10 GMT, the blue chip NSE Nifty 50 index was down 0.34% at 17,061.15, while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex slipped 0.38% to 57,076.89. Both indexes gained around 4% last […]

Investors are abandoning mutual funds be...

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA Investors are dropping out of the Collective Investment Scheme (CIS), popularly known as mutual funds, on a daily basis due to the low rate of return recorded in some of the funds, Business Hallmark can reveal. The mad rush for the exit door comes just sixteen months after mutual funds became the […]

UK-based clearing and integrated banking...

ClearBank CEO Charles McManus | Image credit: ClearBank Based in London ClearBankthe UK’s largest next-generation integrated banking and clearing platform, announced on Monday that it has raised £175 million (nearly €208.41 million) in a new round of funding. The funding round was led by funds advised by Apax Digital, the growth equity arm of Apax. […]

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Commercial Bank of Ceylon wants to expan...

The Sri Lanka-based Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC (CBC) wants to expand SME (small and medium enterprise) lending in Bangladesh with an aim to migrate small businesses to corporate status. The bank that has focused on trade and finance will now strengthen retail banking amid rising spending power of consumers. CBC Bangladesh started its operation […]

Cross River Bank raises funds to expand ...

“Saturday Night Live” comedian Pete Davidson will no longer be heading to space on Blue Origin’s next flight, the company announced Thursday evening. Lia Thomas of the University of Pennsylvania became the first transgender athlete to win an NCAA Division I title after finishing first in the women’s 500-yard freestyle championship. ESPN reports. The world’s […]

Cash Management System Market Size, Scop...

New Jersey, United States,- the Cash Management System Market is carefully analyzed in the report with a focus on market dynamics including key issues and challenges, drivers, trends, and opportunities. The report includes an in-depth analysis of key market players to understand the utilization of the key strategies adopted in the Cash Management System market. […]

Americans suspend investments because of...

The ongoing Russian-Ukrainian war is hurting Americans’ financial outlook, sparking a desire to save more and postpone investments, according to a MassMutual survey. But avoiding stock market volatility can be a mistake, according to financial experts. Two-thirds of Americans fear the conflict will hurt their wallets, with nearly half keen to save more money and […]

Paytm Payments Bank: What an RBI order m...

All existing users of Paytm UPI, Paytm Wallet, Paytm FASTag and bank accounts can continue to use these instruments, including debit cards and online banking, for payments, according to One97 Communications. Paytm Payments Bank was incorporated in August 2016 and officially started operations in May 2017 from a branch in Noida. The Reserve Bank of […]

Why Special Situation Funds are Needed

Indian financial markets went through two crucial reforms earlier this year. SEBI came out with a dedicated regulatory framework for Special Situation Funds (SSF). And the RBI has approved the new dual structure bad bank, NARCL-IDRCL. These two reforms aim to address India’s bad debt problem. While the bad bank is an improved version of […]

PSX MD slams government for deterring in...

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) chief executive Farrukh Khan on Tuesday criticized the government for giving disproportionate incentives to the property and construction sectors while discouraging investment in the capital markets. Speaking at a press conference, Mr Khan said the incentives given to the property and construction sectors amounted to hundreds of billions of rupees […]

Dinosaur Group Forms Independent Externa...

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dinosaur Group Holdings LLC (“Dinosaur”), parent company of Dinosaur Financial Group, LLC, a US-based institutional brokerage firm regulated by FINRA, and Dinosaur Merchant Bank Limited, a US-based international investment bank United Kingdom, announced the creation of its Independent External Financial Crime Compliance Advisory Council (the “FCC ADVISORY BOARD”) comprised of international FCC experts. […]

Lloyds Banking Group (NYSE:LYG) Price ta...

Lloyds Banking Group (NYSE: LYG – Get a rating) saw its price target reduced by stock analysts to JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 63 ($0.83) to GBX 56 ($0.73) in a report released on Monday, Fly reports. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on LYG. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Lloyds Banking […]

Dock Opens Offices in Latin America Amid...

SÃO PAULO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 14, 2022– Dock, an innovator in fintech infrastructure in Latin America , today announced the launch of new regional offices and key growth milestones. The new offices are located in Mexico City, Mexico; Lima, Peru; Santiago, Chile; and Bogotá, Colombia. Dock is also setting up operations in Buenos Aires, Argentina, by the […]

Australian pension funds shun China over...

Australian pension funds are pulling out of Chinese stock markets amid fears that President Xi Jinping’s “common prosperity” policy has increased the risk of government interference in the private sector. Senior pensions executives told the Financial Times they fear that under the policy launched last year by Beijing in an effort to achieve a fairer […]

How will the war in Ukraine affect your ...

Experts say the way investors plan for retirement may need to change as the conflict in Ukraine alters the global economy. Richard Drew PA Russia’s invasion of Ukraine shook the global economy and panicked investors, prompting market pundits to reconsider their financial philosophies. Decades of relative harmony among the world’s greatest nations have fostered an […]

Tech-based lenders bet on banking syaria...

JAKARTA, March 13 (The Straits Times/ANN): New tech-based lenders are enthusiastically tapping bank syariah in Indonesia, betting on an underpenetrated market with a potential customer base of 45 million in a country with the largest population Muslim in the world. The rate of such banking in Indonesia is only 7%, dwarfed by 29% in Malaysia […]

Franklin Savings Bank welcomes Rangeley ...

James Eastlack Photo submitted FARMINGTON — James “Jamie” Eastlack recently joined the board of directors of Franklin Savings Bank. After longtime board member Richard Walker retired from the board at the end of last year, replacing the seat with a member of the Rangeley community was important to the board of directors, according to a […]

WV House Passes Bill That Would Allow Tr...

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Greenbank announces exit from investment...

TORONTO, ON/ACCESSWIRE/March 11, 2022 / GreenBank Capital Inc. (CSE:GBC) and (OTC PINK:GRNBF) and (FRA:2TL) (“GreenBank” or “the Company”) announces that it has exited its investments in three of its non-core portfolio companies – Reliable Stock Transfer Inc. (“Reliable”), Inside Bay Street Corporation (“Inside Bay Street”) and The Lonsdale Group (“Lonsdale Group”). GreenBank management believed that […]

People on the Move: March 11

People on the Move is an overview of recent hirings, promotions, appointments, and other notable moves by state professionals. If you would like to submit an application, please contact [email protected] Rita Landgraf | Photo courtesy of DBT President Joe Biden appointed Rita Landgraf for the Assistant Secretary for Aging at the US Department of Health […]

Rushcliffe council leader reassures resi...

The leader of Rushcliffe Borough Council reassured residents that the authority’s funds are unaffected by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine and Russia. Cllr Simon Robinson provided the update in light of the fact that some public sector organizations have made changes to their financial arrangements due to the existing situation in the countries. Cllr Robinson […]