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Finance & Economics

Monzo raised millions in two days

Monzo raised £20 million through crowdfunding

Science & Technology

Consumers’ concern on how companies protect their data increased

Social media companies believed to be vulnerable, with 61% of consumers saying they pose the greatest risk for exposing data

Finance & Economics

EU ends geoblocking in e-commerce

The new law has come into force this week

Finance & Economics

Santander launches new initiative for ultra-high net worth clients

New services include value-added investment products and solutions within traditional and alternative investments, such as, private equity, infrastructure, private debt and real estate

Finance & Economics

Mastercard and Visa offered to reduce inter-regional interchange fees

The European Commission invites all stakeholders to submit their views on the commitments of Mastercard and Visa

Fintech & Ecommerce

Leading money transfer company relocated to new global headquarters

The Fortune 500 company affirms long-term investment to the local community

Finance & Economics

American Express to upgrade its Business Platinum Card

Enhancements include platinum global access from WeWork, a Shop Dell with Business Platinum benefit, and updated business travel rewards

Science & Technology

Google Shopping enables fake competition for ads

A third of ads within Google Shopping boxes are coming from providers other than Google

Finance & Economics

Two large banks invested in European fintech firm

The investment is part of the second round of financing for the firm

Science & Technology

Asian ride-sharing giant will launch Monthly Passes in 2019

Currently available as a pilot, GrabClub is a monthly subscription programme for everyday services

Science & Technology

eSIM is gaining traction around the world

Pixel 2 was the first major smartphone with eSIM

Science & Technology

Apple revealed the best apps and content of 2018

The company shared its list of the best apps and content

Finance & Economics

Mastercard provides innovative digital shopping solution (video)

Mastercard and Next Retail Concepts offer a new ecommerce experience

Science & Technology

Google Pay is now available to another bank’s customers

UniCredit is the only bank in Italy to provide its clients with all four major mobile payment services

Science & Technology

Samsung to release 5G smartphone in the first half of 2019

5G mobility service will provide massive bandwidth

Science & Technology

Google named the best apps of 2018 

Check out Google Play’s full lists