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Finance & Economics

India-based ICICI Bank launched co-branded card

This would enable users to get benefits and reward points of using multiple credit cards in one

Science & Technology

First ePassport for thoroughbred racehorses introduced in UK and Ireland

Elements of the Weatherbys ePassport are already in use in Britain, Ireland and other jurisdictions

Science & Technology

Young Scots remain positive about finances amid coronacrisis

The survey gathered opinions of over 2,100 young adults in Scotland

Science & Technology

Value of embedded finance market will exceed nearly $140B in 2026

The market value includes insurance premiums, transaction revenue and licensing costs

Articles

What are the best stablecoins?

Today, we’ll describe the best stablecoins on the market

Finance & Economics

Here’s how many e-commerce users are in Europe this year

The penetration rate is also projected to reach almost 60%

Science & Technology

Researchers developed fabric-friendly NFC sensors

Known as TextileSense, this system can track everyday objects made of conductive materials, like a human hand

Finance & Economics

Largest marketplace sellers account for nearly 90% of GMV

Small and medium-sized sellers are on the rise as they doubled their contribution in that same period and even tripled in 2020

Science & Technology

Over half of global population will use digital banking in 5 years: research

The research identified grown digital transformation efforts as enabling banks to function effectively during the coronacrisis

Finance & Economics

eBay sells part of its Adevinta stake 

The transaction is expected to close in Q4 2021, once regulatory approvals are secured

Articles

Top 5 most expensive fintech startups in India

By the end of the last year, the country hosted around 2,174 startups related to payments, lending, wealth management and insurance

Finance & Economics

Best of the week: expanded federal child tax credit, stablecoin vs fiat, top 10 Italian banks

We’ve gathered some of the best and most interesting articles over the last week. Stablecoin vs fiat currencies If you’re looking for some stability in the tumultuous financial world, both fiat currencies and stablecoins can provide that. They have many similarities but many differences too. What type of currency is better for your long-term savings […]

Blogs

Coursework in banking and finance: most challenging issues to research

Paul Calderon Author   Today’s banking and finance sector is facing greater challenges than in the past. As technology transitions the world into the era of the Internet of Things, there is an urgent need for the sector to conform to global standards. The customer is looking for instant service, there are new regulations now […]

Blockchain & Crypto

Crypto-Decision: Ethereum or Bitcoin?

Ciara Walsh Author   Cryptocurrencies have filled the financial market, and their popularity doesn’t seem to fall in the nearest future. More and more people are buying, investing, gambling, and using crypto in various other ways. And it’s only natural if you want to give it a try, too – whether to understand what the […]

Science & Technology

Coronacrisis accelerated ML and AI in the IoT: consequences

This is a 40% growth within the Internet of Things domain

Fintech & Ecommerce

Huawei teams up to facilitate digital payments in Tunisia and Algeria

The two will provide convenient remittance solutions to Orange Tunisia and Ooredoo Algeria