Financial Services

Revolut Confirms $ 800 Million New Funding at $ 33 Billion Valuation to Boost Financial Services SuperApp – TechCrunch

Fintech funding continues to arrive at a rapid pace, due to the huge change underway in the way consumers spend and manage their money. In the latest development, Revolut – the London-based financial ‘superapp’ that provides banking, investing, currency transfer and other money management services to some 16 million users …

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Iranian intelligence officials charged with conspiracy kidnapping charges | Takeover bid

A New York federal court today unveiled an indictment charging four Iranian nationals with conspiracies related to kidnapping, sanctions violations, bank and electronic fraud and money laundering. A co-conspirator and California resident, also Iranian, faces additional charges of structuring. According to court documents, Alireza Shavaroghi Farahani, alias Vezerat Salimi and …

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Powell on deck – POLITICO

Editor’s Note: Morning Money is a free version of the POLITICO Pro Financial Services morning newsletter, which is sent to our subscribers every morning at 6 a.m. The POLITICO Pro platform combines the news you need with tools you can use to take action on the biggest of the day. …

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NH is ready to attract more foreign investment

Despite the lingering effects of a global pandemic and the Trump administration’s trade wars, foreign markets and foreign business investment remain a vital part of NH’s economy. In fact, the latest report on the globalization of NH prepared by researchers at Plymouth State University (PSU) shows that NH is ready …

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A revolution in financial services

The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted businesses around the world, but it has also accelerated the adoption of digital platforms. This shift towards digitalization for everyday needs, grocery shopping, e-commerce and e-learning also means that more transactions are taking place online, further boosting the rise of the FinTech industry. The term …

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July 4th Actors | Money

Customer bank Jessie John Velasquez has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer; the hiring of Lisa L. Schmoke as Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller; and the promotion of ThanhNga “Julia” Hoang to vice president, responsible for SEC reporting. Velasquez has over 19 years of accounting, tax and …

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