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News

CFPB enhances data privacy and cybersecurity rules

The new legislation will restrict the exploitation of personal data in background screenings and credit reports

News

Bitcoin is more likely to crash than to rise again: gloomy prospects from the new survey

Investors expect BTC to tumble to $10,000 rather than rally back to $30,000 – the crypto winter is worsening

Blockchain & Crypto

‘Ape Now Pay Later’ brings affordability to NFT

DeFi lender Teller rolled out new BNPL feature for the most popular nonfungible tokens

News

Starling will help small businesses manage their budgets

Small businesses and sole traders can now use Starling’s Bills Manager feature to budget, forecast, and control running costs

News

Bank of England urges crypto regulation

The crypto market is falling apart, and only a widespread crypto regulation can maintain financial stability

Finance & Economics

Pros and cons of starting a virtual company

Starting a virtual business has its pros and cons, which we’ll discuss today

News

Korean subway will test ‘tagless’ Bluetooth fare payments

Two subway lines in South Korea will pilot a ‘tagless’ fare payment system

News

Digital Markets Act will make Apple less exclusive

The new legislation obligates big tech companies to allow app developers and third-party service providers access to device functionalities and proprietary software

Blockchain & Crypto

Another crypto collapse: Voyager goes bankrupt

US cryptocurrency broker and lender Voyager Digital filed for bankruptcy protection due to “volatility and contagion” in the market

News

Indian UPI is now globally available

Payment innovations transforming the Indian economy during the last decade are now available globally via open APIs

Articles

Best ways to get paid as a freelancer

Currently, over 30% of the total workforce globally are freelancers. Due to the rise in the adoption of remote teams, skilled professionals can avoid commuting costs and work from those regions where job opportunities are scarce. At 78% year-on-year revenue growth, the US has the fastest rising freelance economy. 

Fintech & Ecommerce

“Those not involved in e-commerce are putting themselves in a fragile situation”: interview with Nikhita Hyett, Managing Director for Europe at BlueSnap

  Nikhita Hyett is the Managing Director for Europe at BlueSnap, a global payment orchestration platform. BlueSnap provides an All-in-One Payment Platform designed to increase sales and reduce costs for B2B and B2C businesses. Their platform supports online and mobile sales, marketplaces, subscriptions, invoice payments and manual orders through a virtual terminal. UK e-commerce has […]

Fintech & Ecommerce

Revolut will launch its first card reader

In the move, the company is looking to make payments more secure, fast and affordable

Articles

How to track greenhouse gas emissions

Reaching a net-zero business status is on the sustainability agenda of many companies. It means adding no more greenhouse gases to the Earth’s atmosphere than the amount you’re reducing. In this article, we’ll show you how to track greenhouse gas emissions

Blogs

NFTs: A Movement for Crypto Enthusiasts or Artists? 

Pavel Matveev CEO & Co-founder of Wirex   Over the past year, crypto popularity has continued to grow steadily, but interest in NFTs has skyrocketed, with Collins dictionary naming it 2021’s word of the year. Despite their popularity, many still question what an NFT is, and this confusion has become more pronounced as NFTs have […]

Finance & Economics

6 facts about recruiting in financial sector

Dewey Grant Author   Finance recruiting is all about finding qualified and reliable professionals with the right mindset. It indeed can be challenging to recruit for the financial sector, but if you decide to partner with specialized agencies or use professional recruiting tools, the entire process becomes simpler. Both recruitment agencies and automated tools can […]