Monthly Archives: October 2021

Crypto payment platform presents solution to scalability issues with help from blockchain co-inventor

by on October 31, 2021 0
Since the publication of the Bitcoin white paper exactly 13 years ago, blockchain technology has revolutionized several industries with multiple use cases, including facilitating money transfers, automated legal contracts, and chain traceability. supply. And a blockchain project advised by the co-inventor of blockchain technology, Dr Scott Stornetta, decided to launch its mainnet on... Read More

Affordable housing: a billion dollar opportunity

by on October 30, 2021 0
In the 50 years since independence, Bangladesh has enjoyed great success in the development of the country. There have been significant improvements in access to food, security, health care and education, which have led to an overall increase in living standards and a decrease in poverty rates. However, not all sectors have evolved in... Read More

What exactly will happen to eNaira?

by on October 27, 2021 0
Posted 28 October 2021 Months after the announcement of Nigeria’s digital currency, eNaira, they still haven’t told us what exactly it can accomplish that isn’t already possible. From everything they’ve said so far, eNaira appears to be a duplication of existing efforts in the electronic banking industry. After an initial false start and... Read More

Richardson Electronics, Ltd. Continues to Expand Power Management Capabilities with Wakefield Thermal Management

by on October 27, 2021 0
LAFOX, Illinois, October 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Richardson Electronics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: RELL) announces worldwide distribution agreement with Wakefield Thermal Management products, expanding its line of heat sinks and associated products for thermal management applications. Wakefield Thermal Management has been in business since 1957, providing thermal solutions to a range of businesses from... Read More

10 long-term investing strategies that work

by on October 26, 2021 0
Balance your investment plan A quote attributed to Titus Maccius Plautus, a Roman comic playwright, has relevance to… Balance your investment plan A quote attributed to Titus Maccius Plautus, a Roman comic playwright, is relevant to investors today: “In all, the medium term is the best: anything in excess causes problems for men. Balance... Read More

Payveris Launches Bill Center to Modernize and Enable Real-Time Bill Payments for Financial Institutions and Their Customers

by on October 26, 2021 0
Posted: October 26, 2021 at 7:00 a.m. MDT|Update: 2 hours ago CROMWELL, Connecticut., October 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Payveris, a leading provider of real-time money movement for financial institutions and their partners, today announced the launch of Bill Centerâ„ , powered by Paymentus’ instant payment network(D) ecosystem. Bill Centerâ„  is a fully... Read More

UK’s First Gigafactory Ready for Huge Expansion

by on October 25, 2021 0
The Chinese company behind the UK’s only gigafactory is planning a huge expansion of the project and is looking to create its battery division for electric vehicles as it expands its European business. Zhang Lei, managing director of Envision, said the annual capacity of the Sunderland facility will eventually reach 38 gigawatt hours,... Read More

UK retailers see unexpected drop in retail sales

by on October 24, 2021 0
Retail sales in Britain fell for the fifth consecutive month, The Guardian reported. The 0.2% drop in September was unexpected, comes despite the removal of most pandemic-related restrictions, and marks the worst crisis since modern records began in 1996. The Office for National Statistics said sales volumes fell for household goods stores, drugstores,... Read More

Flight from Srinagar to Sharjah will strengthen cultural, social and economic ties, Mayor Mattu says

by on October 24, 2021 0
Reacting to the inauguration of the first international flight services from Srinagar to Sharjah reported by Amit Shah, the mayor of Srinagar, Junaid Azim Mattu, said it would strengthen the economic ties between India and the United Arab Emirates. The Union Interior Minister on Saturday announced the first international flight line from J &... Read More

Companies are going global to expand their presence

by on October 23, 2021 0
Companies around the world are going beyond their home markets to achieve economies of scale, source raw materials at low prices, reduce costs and enter new markets. Likewise, many Bangladeshi businesses are expanding overseas to find larger markets for their products and services and fuel their next phase of growth. Their success will... Read More

SEC Adopts Changes to Filing Fee Payment Methods, Disclosure Requirements and Offsets | Morgan lewis

by on October 22, 2021 0
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has passed changes that allow new payment methods for filing fees, including automated clearing house (ACH) payments and debit and credit card payments ; revise most forms and schedules that require payment of filing fees so that the information needed to calculate filing fees is... Read More

Citcon closes $ 30 million Series C financing

by on October 22, 2021 0
SAN JOSE, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Citcon, the leading mobile wallet payment provider enabling large-scale global commerce, today announced that it has received $ 30 million in Series C funding led by Norwest Venture Partners and Cota Capital. Sierra Ventures and Sonae IM also joined the tour. The new funding will support... Read More

Red and blue RBA in 2021

by on October 21, 2021 0
RBA Governor Philip Lowe Changes Central Bank Capital Framework (AAPIMAGE) The Reserve Bank of Australia recorded a “book loss” of A $ 4.3 billion, its first in years, with unrealized valuation losses exceeding the sum of the other components of profit, according to the 2021 annual report of the RBA. Despite the book loss,... Read More

HGC Appoints Cliff Tam as Senior Vice President of Global Data Strategy and Operations, Global Business, to Help Clients Reach New Digital Frontiers

by on October 21, 2021 0
HONG KONG, Oct. 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC) today announced the appointment of Tam Cliff as Senior Vice President of Global Data Strategy and Operations, International Affairs. Within the HGC International Business team, he will be responsible for expanding the Group’s global presence and full-fledged services to... Read More

Element79 Gold Welcomes Barrick Gold Alumnus and Experienced Mining Executive as Chief Operating Officer

by on October 20, 2021 0
VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / October 20, 2021 / Element79 Gold Corp. (CSE: ELEM) (OTC ROSE: ELMGF) (FSE: 7YS) (“Element79 Gold”, the “Society“) is pleased to welcome Mr. Antonios Maragakis as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Maragakis holds a distinguished resume, including leadership and executive positions overseeing multi-billion dollar project portfolios internationally in organizations... Read More

Global Robotic Weed Control Machine Market Expected To See Widespread Expansion From 2021-2028

by on October 20, 2021 0
Global Robotic Weed Control Machinery Market research report provides information such as major industry players, product picture and specification, capacity, production, price, cost, revenue and coordinates. The recent research report on Robotic Weed Control Machines Market published by Contrive Market Research. The research report presents a strategic market analysis with the Robotic Weed... Read More

Sharp slowdown in retail growth seen for the holidays

by on October 19, 2021 0
we retail sales are forecast to increase 6.7% for the November-December holiday shopping season, a sharp slowdown from the 14% growth seen from the start of the year through September. This is according to Customer Growth Partners, which also reports that the 6.7% gain in sales from the 2021 holidays is lower than... Read More

International Business Machines: Major Financial Institutions Release Detailed Report on Central Bank’s First Digital Currency Experiment to Settle French Government Bonds

by on October 19, 2021 0
Paris, October 19, 2021 – A consortium of institutions led by Euroclear successfully experimented with central bank digital currency (CBDC) for the settlement of French Treasury bonds on a test blockchain. The experiment, sponsored by the Banque de France, included Agence France Trésor, BNP Paribas CIB, Crédit Agricole CIB, HSBC, Société Générale. IBM (NYSE:... Read More

S’pore man, 25, to be charged with allegedly defrauding $ 400,000 from 500 victims on Carousell – Mothership.SG

by on October 19, 2021 0
A 25-year-old man will be charged in court over his alleged involvement in e-commerce scams. Preliminary investigations have shown that the suspect allegedly scammed more than 500 victims out of more than S $ 400,000. Police said on October 18 that victims made several reports after paying an online seller by wire transfer... Read More

Electronic transfers of benefits in the event of a summer pandemic (P-EBT)

by on October 17, 2021 0
The Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) goes to children in existing Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) households and non-SNAP households. (archive photo) The Virgin Islands Department of Social Services (DHS) is advising the public that the Summer Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (Summer P-EBT) will be issued to eligible schoolchildren on the following dates:... Read More

Retail sales increase as consumers focus on goods rather than services and entertainment

by on October 17, 2021 0
Our monthly analysis of nationwide retail sales is provided by the National Retail Federation, which advocates for retailers in Washington and across the country. Here is their latest review, dated October 15: Retail sales rose again in September, as concerns over the delta variant of COVID-19 pushed consumer spending toward merchandise rather... Read More

Red Cross receives community impact grant

by on October 16, 2021 0
The $ 10,000 grant will help the Red Cross deploy a new software platform called RC Care to increase the effectiveness of services provided in response to disasters large and small. This press release was provided by the American Red Cross. The American Red Cross is pleased to announce that she has received... Read More

2 main international stocks to buy in 2021

by on October 16, 2021 0
With so many promising and intriguing US companies to choose from, it may not be surprising that US investors often fail to think about adding foreign companies to their portfolios. But some of those overseas businesses that are virtually unknown to most Americans are growing rapidly and are worth considering. Two of these... Read More

Increase in retail sales; Walmart is testing text purchases

by on October 15, 2021 0
In today’s top retail news, the U.S. Department of Commerce says retail sales rose in September, although inflation may have something to do with it, as more traders might consider accepting cryptocurrency in the next few years. Additionally, Walmart is trying to expand its conversational commerce capabilities despite Amazon’s dominance, and Toyota is... Read More

all’s well That ends well

by on October 15, 2021 0
Emerging market bonds have had a rough time recently, with the perfect issuance conditions of a few weeks ago deteriorating in the face of rate cuts, lower Fed expectations, turmoil in China, challenges in the world. global supply and inflationary concerns. Thursday, however, brought much needed relief. A practical US Treasury rally provided fertile... Read More

Analysis: Cryptocurrencies Will Not Be Part of the Modern Monetary System

by on October 15, 2021 0
The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author. Electronic money and cryptocurrencies, particularly Bitcoin, have returned to the fore. Bitcoin was recently legalized in Ukraine and introduced as legal tender in El Salvador. The question is: are cryptocurrencies currencies or “money”? The question is not technological but legal.... Read More

Government wants N $ 2 billion next week on Wednesday

by on October 14, 2021 0
The Bank of Namibia has issued an invitation to buy government bonds and is looking to raise over N $ 2 billion for the state kitty by next Wednesday. Both normal (N $ 1.6 billion) and inflation-linked (N $ 400 million) bonds are offered. Government bonds are financial instruments through which the government borrows.... Read More

Snapper On Rail unveiled on the Johnsonville line

by on October 14, 2021 0
Thursday October 14, 2021, 2:56 p.m.Press Release: Metlink Metlink has confirmed the launch date for Snapper on Rail today with the rollout of card payment on the Johnsonville line as part of a pilot project that will inform the national ticketing solution going forward. Familiar with hundreds and thousands of bus passengers across... Read More

Addverb Technologies Announces Key Executive Appointments; Accelerates global expansion

by on October 13, 2021 0
Addverb Technologies, India’s leader in robotics and automation, announces the appointment of an international leader to strengthen its global expansion efforts and improve its competitive positioning. The company has appointed Sylvain Auvray as Chief Design Officer and Phillip Gollan as Chief Service Officer for global operations. Sylvain Auvray brings over 25 years of... Read More

Naira gains 0.02% at I&E as crypto market tumbles

by on October 13, 2021 0
By Sodeinde Temidayo David In order to help Nigeria find an alternative financing to fight insecurity, the African Development Bank (AfDB) has proposed to design and implement security-indexed investment bonds. AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina, speaking at the two-day ministerial retreat on ministerial performance review in Abuja on Monday, said these bonds would be offered... Read More

Grasshopper closes $ 48 million financing deal for solar expansion in US – pv magazine USA

by on October 12, 2021 0
The Canada-based renewable energy developer will use the funds to support four solar and storage projects in Massachusetts. 12 October 2021 Ryan kennedy Grasshopper Energy is headquartered in the Greater Toronto Area. Image: Wikimedia Commons Grasshopper Energy, a renewable energy developer with $ 1.8 billion in assets and offices in Toronto, Tokyo and... Read More

Australian DTC wine sales increase 17%

by on October 12, 2021 0
This in a context where overall wine sales in the industry increased by 1%. According to Wine Australia 2021 Direct Consumer Wine Survey Report, Online and cellar door sales experienced the strongest growth in value of DTC channels in 2020-2021. The survey showed that the turnover of cellar door sales increased by 22%,... Read More

Benchmarks set new record; Clever crosses 18000

by on October 11, 2021 0
The benchmarks set a new record on Monday with the largest Nifty hitting 18,000 for the first time amid optimism about the economy and corporate earnings. However, in the forex and bond markets, inflation concerns pushed the rupee to its lowest level in 15 months and bond yields hit their highest level in 18... Read More

What emerges from Investor Day

by on October 9, 2021 0‘s (NYSE: CRM) The recent Investor Day covered how he sees his role in transforming businesses into digitally-driven workplaces, from the integration of the recent Slack acquisition to how the tech giant plans to expand. its international presence. In this episode of “Beat & Raise” on Motley Fool Live, recorded on September 27,... Read More

Treasury moves M-Akiba from NSE to Central Bank

by on October 9, 2021 0
By JAMES ANYANZWA The Kenya National Treasury has moved the issuance of its mobile government bond program, known as M-Akiba, to the Central Bank, away from the Nairobi Securities Exchange and the Central Depository and Settlement Corporation. . This is after the initial retail bond failed due to poor timing, misunderstanding of the product,... Read More

Retail sales in the United States grew 5.4% * year-on-year in September – Master Card

by on October 8, 2021 0
Total retail sales have been increasing each month, year over year, since September 2020, with consumer spending showing positive signs of recovery as the much-anticipated holiday season approaches. According to Mastercard ExpensesPulseMT, US retail sales excluding auto and gasoline increased 5.4% year-over-year in September and increased + 11.5% from September 2019. E-commerce sales... Read More

Global Digital Banking Market Report 2021-2026

by on October 7, 2021 0
DUBLIN, October 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – “Digital Banking – Global Market Trajectory & Analytics” report has been added to offer. Global digital banking market to reach $ 30.1 billion by 2026 In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, the global digital banking market is estimated to be US $ 12.1... Read More

Klarna and FreedomPay Partner to Give Stores Across the US a Modern Makeover Before the Holidays

by on October 7, 2021 0
STOCKHOLM, October 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – FreedomPay, a leading consumer-centric commerce platform, today announced an integration with Klarna, world leader in retail banking, payment and purchasing services. Starting today, FreedomPay U.S. merchants can offer Klarna’s flexible, interest-free payment solutions at checkout in-store, maximizing sales and bringing additional ease and convenience to... Read More

Massachusetts Supreme Court Renders Two Decisions Favoring Marijuana Companies | Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP

by on October 6, 2021 0
Two recent unanimous Massachusetts Supreme Court decisions confirm the supremacy of state marijuana laws over local zoning restrictions. The decisions also indicate a tendency by the Supreme Court of Justice to turn to the state’s policy of legalizing the sale of marijuana in the face of restrictive local orders. Both cases involve the... Read More

Overcome the obstacles to using the commercial card

by on October 6, 2021 0
Using commercial cards for business-to-business (B2B) payments can offer a host of benefits, ranging from faster, more profitable payments to securing the supply chain, improving cash flow and fund. working capital and providing an additional source of income. through discounts for public sector organizations. However, while a growing number of organizations are aware... Read More

Seko Logistics acquires Bansard International

by on October 5, 2021 0
US-based third-party logistics service provider (3PL) Seko Logistics has acquired Paris-based Bansard International, expanding its global reach and merging the complementary logistics service offerings of the two companies, the company said this week. The deal is Seko’s largest to date and builds on a global expansion strategy that began in 2020 with the... Read More

Herbal Supplements Sales Hit All-Time Highs

by on October 5, 2021 0
Demand for elderberry and ashwagandha helped the herbal dietary supplement market reach record sales last year, with consumers turning to natural products marketed for conditions such as immune health and support. stress. For the first time, annual sales of herbal supplements in the United States have exceeded $ 10 billion, according to the... Read More

FEATURED: The journey of electronic transaction interoperability in Rwanda in the eyes of RSwitch | New times

by on October 5, 2021 0
The interoperability of electronic transactions remains one of the barriers to the ease of doing business in Rwanda, hampering the country’s ambitions to become a cashless economy. The solution allows customers of different financial service providers to exchange financial transactions with each other, for example by making direct transfers from the mobile money... Read More

Online retail sales have doubled in 18 months

by on October 5, 2021 0
Online retail sales have doubled in 18 months Consumer confidence; Final retail trade; Site gauge Retail trade fell 1.7% in August. Online spending increased 15.1%. Consumer confidence rose for the fourth week in a row, rising 0.9% to a 12-week high. Construction Performance rose 14.9 points to 53.3 points in September. Retail business... Read More

Could be better. Could be worse

by on October 4, 2021 0
MBS SUMMARY: Could be better. Could be worse Could be better. Could be worse Bonds ended last week on a strong note, with yields challenging the lower levels of the recently upper range. Without a definitive break, we had to wait until the current week to see if the good times could continue. They... Read More

Touch Sensor Competitor Analysis Report

by on October 4, 2021 0
The global market size for touch sensors has been estimated at USD 4,590. 95 million in 2020 and is expected to reach $ 5,007. 08 million in 2021, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) 9.40% to reach $ 7,871. New York, October 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – announces the publication of... Read More

Geary County Reservation Photos September 27

by on October 3, 2021 0
Recent booking activity for the Geary County Detention Center. Everyone included in this post is innocent of crimes until proven guilty by a court. Courtesy photos. Michael Peterson, Possession of depressant, Theft of goods / services, Arrested on 09/30 Seth Moreland, parole violation, arrested September 28 Thomas Reyes, Taxation; no tax stamp for marijuana... Read More

Digital financial inclusion |

by on October 2, 2021 0
Why is financial inclusion important for the economy? According to the World Bank, financial inclusion means that individuals and businesses have access to useful and affordable financial products and services, whether they are transactions, payments, savings, credit or insurance. delivered in a responsible and sustainable manner. In a study prepared eight years ago,... Read More

Retail Value Inc.Announces Sale of Continental U.S. Real Estate Portfolio and Declares Dividends on Preferred Shares and Series A Common Shares

by on October 1, 2021 0
BEACHWOOD, Ohio – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – On October 1, 2021, Retail Value Inc. (NYSE: RVI) completed the sale of the previously announced portfolio of five continental United States properties for $ 264 million before closing costs, pro-rata and other adjustments of fencing. As a result of the transaction, the Company holds interests in... Read More

How to earn APY with Defi?

by on October 1, 2021 0
Over the past year, DeFi has taken over the crypto space and offers consistently high returns 50 to 100 times greater than traditional savings accounts. The main reason for adopting DeFi is the high interest rates, which almost always exceed the interest rates offered by traditional savings accounts and current bank accounts. DeFi... Read More

NRF economist: ‘Watch what consumers do, not what they say’ as recovery continues

by on October 1, 2021 0
“All eyes are watching closely the ability of buyers to stimulate the economy.” NRF Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz WASHINGTON – Despite declining consumer confidence amid the recent surge in COVID-19 infections, shoppers continue to spend, Jack Kleinhenz, chief economist for the National Retail Federation, said today. “With consumer spending making up about two-thirds... Read More

Huarong plans $ 10.9 billion bond issue to raise funds

by on October 1, 2021 0
(Bloomberg) – Shareholders of China Huarong Asset Management Co. are set to consider a proposal for the company to issue up to 70 billion yuan ($ 10.9 billion) in bonds for ” further improve the company’s liquidity management ”. Bloomberg’s Most Read The potential offering of debt securities in the domestic bond market may... Read More

Why the Quad Summit was a strategic success

by on October 1, 2021 0
US President Joe Biden hosts “Quad Nations” meeting at Quadrilateral Framework Leaders’ Summit with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Sept. 24, 2021. Photo by Evelyn Hockstein / Reuters. For the Biden... Read More