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With junk bonds, Greece is a special case

by on March 6, 2022 0
A fishmonger was selling his wares at the Varvakeios food market in Athens yesterday. Inflation spurred by rising energy costs is a factor that will contribute to looser fiscal rules through 2023. (YIANNIS DIMITROPOULOS/INTIME NEWS) Even if the final decision is expected in May, we can take for granted that the European Commission will... Read More

Emirati company e& seeks to grow beyond telecommunications and expand its international presence

by on February 26, 2022 0
The UAE’s largest telecom operator, e&, formerly known as Etisalat, is targeting international expansion, greater market share and acquisitions to drive growth across all business segments, said declared its president. The group, which has restructured itself as a global technology and investment conglomerate, will seek to seize regional growth opportunities while seeking markets beyond,... Read More

Internet banking is thriving | The star of the day

by on February 12, 2022 0
The shift from manual banking to its digital means is certainly not a new phenomenon for the banking industry in Bangladesh. But the advent of the coronavirus pandemic has caused customers from all walks of life to focus on online banking to reduce the risk of contracting the deadly flu. Transactions through online banking... Read More

Mr. Shane Tedjarati, former President and CEO of Honeywell Global High Growth Regions, joins VS Partners as President

by on January 21, 2022 0
HONG KONG, January 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mr. Shane Tedjarati, recently retired as President and CEO of Global High Growth Regions at Honeywell International Inc. (“Honeywell”) (NYSE: HON), joins VS Partners LLC (“VS Partners”) in January 2022 as president. VS Partners is a values-based asset management firm that invests globally, primarily through an outsourced... Read More

Volvo Cars retail sales jump 27% in 2021 in India

by on January 6, 2022 0
Luxury automaker Volvo Car India said on Thursday its retail sales rose 27% to 1,724 units last year from 2020. The Swedish manufacturer sold 1,361 cars in 2020. Last year’s sales growth was driven by the company’s SUV portfolio, with the company’s mid-size SUV XC60 becoming the best-selling model, followed by the compact SUV... Read More

Smart Credit Score Urges Australians to Fight Payday Financing

by on December 4, 2021 0
Smart Credit Score Urges Australians to Fight Payday Financing Sydney, Australian Continent, August 18, 2015: Customer support, from a credit score perspective, actually demanded a better understanding of the risks associated with payday credit and its potentially adverse effect on economic well-being long-term Australian consumers. Research shows consumers experience a drop of $ 228... Read More

Anonymous content, Federation Entertainment launches French TV company – Deadline

by on November 29, 2021 0
EXCLUSIVE: The American management and production house Anonymous Content has joined forces with the European company Federation Entertainment to launch the French television label Anonymous / Federation. The company is the latest joint venture between Real detective and Bad robot Anonymous producer and an international company, joining AC Nordic, AC Brazil and Chapter One... 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

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, allowing... 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

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

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%, while... 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

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 account... Read More

KMC and Elbit Systems of America Announce Business Expansion

by on September 28, 2021 0
MERRIMACK, NH – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – KMC Systems, a leading engineering design and manufacturing company focused on the creation of complex medical instruments, and the medical division of Elbit Systems of America (“Elbit America”), announced today hui the opening of a new business innovation center located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Elbit America’s expansion to Cambridge... Read More

As Polaris Bank’s VULTe redefines digital banking

by on September 26, 2021 0
Banking Polaris Bank’s massive investment in basic IT infrastructure gave impetus to what has become today a stable financial service for its clients, with the VULTe platform becoming the new bride of the digital banking ecosystem, writes Nume Ekeghe Recently, the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS), in its report titled: “Instant Payments – Annual... Read More

How US payment groups got on the wrong side of India’s plans

by on August 22, 2021 0
In mid-2018, Ajay Banga, then CEO of Mastercard, enthusiastically championed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s efforts to promote electronic payments in the country’s cash-dominated economy. Modi “gets it,” he told an audience in New York City, highlighting the role of cash in everything from terrorist financing to the illegal drug trade. Three years later,... Read More

Sheikh Mohammed approves Dubai International Chamber board and advisory board – news

by on July 17, 2021 0
The Dubai International Chamber will develop plans to strengthen partnerships with global companies. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, approved the board and advisory board of the new Dubai International Chamber in a recent government restructuring which aims... Read More

Discount stores sell unloaded inventory

by on July 11, 2021 0
Hilco Global and Gordon Brothers Group usually come into the picture when it’s time to open sales and roller shutter stores. A sign of how much the pandemic has turned retailing around, they have started to open them. The covid-19 crisis, which sparked a wave of retailer bankruptcies and nationwide closures, has swallowed up... Read More

Help expected for the start of the school year

by on July 10, 2021 0
The retail industry is set to have its biggest back-to-school shopping season in at least five years, driven by parents and students who are ready to prepare for the in-person classroom experience after a year of virtual learning. Spending is expected to reach $ 32.5 billion, up 16% from 2020 and 17% from 2019,... Read More

Seraph Aviation Group places two A320-200s with Pakistan International Airlines

by on June 21, 2021 0
DUBLIN, June 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Seraph Aviation Group, the specialist aviation asset manager headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is pleased to announce, following an open tender process, that it has successfully placed two A320-200s with Pakistan International Airlines. Pakistan International Airlines initially bid for eight narrow-body aircraft and received nearly 130 bids.... Read More

Bts retail sales increase 5.5% – WWD

by on June 10, 2021 0
For the next school year, Mastercard sees the retail trade getting fairly high marks. Mastercard Spending Pulse, which measures in-store and online retail sales for all forms of payment, predicts 2021 bts sales at U.S. retailers to grow 5.5% from the 2020 season and 6.7% % compared to the 2019 season. Mastercard defines the... Read More

Powermat Technologies Announces Investment in Shenzhen, China, Opens New Chinese Office, To Increase Expansion Of Wireless Charging Technology In The Region

by on June 9, 2021 0
Copyright 2021 PR Newswire. All rights reserved2021-06-09 Growing demand for wireless energy innovation in the areas of mobility, autonomous robots, intelligent IoT sensors and medical devices leads Powermat to expand its local presence with a new official innovation office in Shenzhen, china. TEL AVIV, Israel, and SHENZHEN, China, June 9, 2021 / PRNewswire /... Read More

Pep Boys is closing more stores

by on June 3, 2021 0
Pep Boys – Manny Moe & Jack, the iconic Philadelphia company that celebrates its 100th anniversary by keeping drivers on the road – continues to close its familiar auto parts stores, as owner Icahn Enterprises leaves retail to focus on repairs and the sale of tires, employees say. Staff at the company’s Cherry Hill... Read More

Hockley confirmed as full-time CEO of CA

by on May 31, 2021 0
Nick Hockley, who had served as Cricket Australia’s interim managing director for almost a year, was officially appointed to the post today. Hockley, who has held the post since the departure of his predecessor Kevin Roberts in June 2020, received unanimous approval from the CA Board of Directors after a recruitment search in which... Read More

Storable AIFs: the next frontier of investment?

by on May 30, 2021 0
Over the past few years, we have witnessed disruptive trends in the investment community: access to financial products is now more inclusive, innovation comes first, and awareness of the importance of investing is at an all time high. . It is the era of the democratization of finance. This democratization had two subsequent consequences:... Read More

UnionBank aims to be fully hosted in the cloud

by on May 29, 2021 0
Amazon Web Services Inc. said Union Bank of the Philippines will migrate its on-premises IT infrastructure to the world’s first cloud by 2022. The migration aims to accelerate the digital transformation of the bank, improve digital banking experiences for clients and strengthen financial inclusion in Philippines by bringing financial services to remote areas of... Read More

US economic system leads world restoration from pandemic

by on April 4, 2021 0
America’s rise is ending – no less than for now – China’s lengthy reign as the first engine of the $ 90 trillion world economic system. The Biden administration’s gratuitous spending – coupled with the Federal Reserve’s extraordinarily low rates of interest – is fueling the burgeoning U.S. increase and lifting different international locations,... Read More

Colusa Casino Resort announces SmartAdvance promotion

by on March 11, 2021 0
Innovative payment solutions Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) Jan. 7, 2011 From January 10 until the end of February, Colusa Casino Resort is running a “SmartAdvance” promotion to reward customers who want to get money for their gaming entertainment. “We are always looking for unique ways to reward our most valuable customers and increase our... Read More

JCDecaux partners with MyPayNow to distribute data in real time

by on March 11, 2021 0
JCDecaux has developed a dynamic digital campaign with live hourly data where commuters can access their money from MyPayNow while waiting for the bus. As part of an exclusive nationwide poster campaign, JCDecaux’s digital SMARTFRAME resources broadcast bus arrival times, letting commuters know how far their next bus is and how easy it is... Read More