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News

ECB lifts rates to tame inflation

The European Central Bank (ECB) raised interest rates by 50 basis points trying to control inflation in the eurozone

Science & Technology

Tesla discarded 75% of its BTC holdings

The leading EV manufacturer got rid of bitcoin amidst a crypto winter

Fintech & Ecommerce

Open Banking Expo to host its flagship European event this fall in person in Amsterdam

Open Banking Expo, the largest global community of Open Banking and Open Finance executives driving the biggest digital transformation in the financial services sector, is back with its flagship event in Europe, and this year it will be in person

News

Visa changes first-party fraud policies

As card-not-present transactions rise, Visa is changing how it deals with first-party misuse

Articles

Forex Phrases You Need to Know Before You Start Trading

Kendal Smith Author   Forex Trading Beginner It’s understandable when entering the forex trading world that you aren’t going to know everything straight off the bat. The forex industry is full of unusual terms, acronyms, and words that we can often be left in a little bit of a head spin. So, before you decide […]

Articles

How to Maximize Your Earning Potential While Minimizing Your Costs

Finding ways to earn more, spend less, and increase your savings are the ways to achieve financial freedom

Fintech & Ecommerce

UK fintech investment continues to increase despite the global decline

While global fintech capital investment showed no growth in the first half of the year, the UK saw a 24% year-on-year increase

News

Asian banks to create a common contactless QR payments zone

Central banks of five Asian countries aim to develop an interoperable cross-border system for QR code-based payments 

Science & Technology

US payment card issuers sue Apple over NFC chip access and service fees

Legal action against Apple accuses the tech giant of intentionally monopolizing the billion-dollar mobile wallet market on iOS platforms

News

Crypto miners moved over $300 million of bitcoin in a single-day exodus

14,000 bitcoin worth over $300 million at its current price, was transferred out of miners’ wallets in a single day

Science & Technology

Instagram Shopping Becomes Easier with Pay in Chat Function

Instagram users can now buy products from eligible small businesses, paying right within the app’s chat 

Fintech & Ecommerce

Anticipation of a smart credit card builds up as X1 raises $25m

X1, the challenger credit card startup, founded by former Twitter executives, is expected to launch an innovative credit product after raising $25 million in Series B funding

News

Mastercard to Enhance its Services with Quantum Computing from D-Wave

Mastercard has partnered with quantum computing specialist D-Wave Systems in a multi-year strategic alliance 

Fintech & Ecommerce

Half a trillion wiped off fintech valuations

The aggregated valuation of fintech companies diminished by nearly half a trillion dollars

News

Tokenised Payment Transactions to Exceed 1 Trillion Globally by 2026, with Click-to-Pay as the Main Driver

Worldwide tokenised payment transactions are expected to reach over 1 trillion by 2026 due to the rise of ‘one-click’ solutions

Finance & Economics

Fed to raise interest rates by another 0.75 percentage point

The latest meeting of policymakers signalled they are likely to raise interest rates by at least 0.75 percentage point later this month