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Society & Lifestyle

Southern Europe shifts to online grocery shopping amid COVID-19

Consumers across Italy, Spain, and France are discovering online shopping due to COVID-19 lockdown

Blockchain & Crypto

E-commerce in the era of blockchain: how to prepare your store

Micro Startups business community   You’ve surely heard of blockchain, even if you’re not entirely (or even slightly) sure what it really means. It’s a thrilling new technology with near-limitless applications! It’s going to transform the world of business, and even the world in general! Well, the truth of the matter is that many of […]

Finance & Economics

Global e-retail transaction values to reach nearly $5T by 2024

Mobile access is the best way for e-retail and payment providers to reach potential users

Fintech & Ecommerce

Fintech startups to gradually extend their services

The fintech sector is currently maturing and stabilizing showing consolidation towards venture-backed fintech companies

Finance & Economics

Dutch banks allow contactless payments with no PINs 

From now on, the customers won’t need to enter their PIN for payments below €25

Science & Technology

Nearly half of UK adults are currently in debts

1 out of 5 respondents prefer not to tell their partner about being in debt

Science & Technology

Tesla stock price has fallen by nearly half 

The company has already suspended production at its factory in New York and California

Science & Technology

IT services to be hit by COVID-19 the most: research

Coronavirus is a test on companies’ ability to cope with extreme shocks

Society & Lifestyle

Skill gaming vs. gambling: regulations & payment processing challenges

Anastasiia Brener Senior Alternative Payment Methods Manager, Ikajo International Plenty of businesses go online. And it’s no wonder. There are limitless opportunities, including GEO reach, customer acquisition, and retention, offering a variety of payment methods, and growing brand awareness. Several numbers prove this hypothesis. According to Statista, the online gambling market accounted for $45.8 billion […]

Science & Technology

14 years of tweets: the history of Twitter

14 years of tweets. Overview

Science & Technology

Danish e-commerce to surpass value €21B in 2020

Last year, the e-commerce turnover in Denmark was worth €19.5 billion

Fintech & Ecommerce

UnionPay partners Mongolia’s largest bank

The UnionPay card has become a major payment method in Mongolia

Society & Lifestyle

Mother’s Day expected to deliver low physical shopping spending

The retailers with a weak online presence and heavy reliance on store sales will be the worst hit

Finance & Economics

Austrian startup has raised a €15.6M investment

That’s one of the highest investments in the Austrian startup industry nowadays

Fintech & Ecommerce

TransferWise and Alipay announce collaboration

This partnership enables more than 7 million TransferWise users to send Chinese yuan from 17 currencies to Alipay

Finance & Economics

RBC to close its branches due to COVID-19 pandemic

These temporary closures will not affect workers’ job security