Latest news on the cannabis industry and banking

Friday, September 17, 2021 There is no denying that not only is the cannabis industry here to stay, it is growing exponentially. To date, 47 states, 4 U.S. territories and the District of Columbia have legalized cannabis in one form or another – whether decriminalizing production, allowing uses limited to …

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Punjab approves paddy supply agreements

Chandigarh, September 17 (IANS): While the state is expected to produce 191 lakh tonnes of paddy, the Punjab Cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, on Friday approved the Punjab’s tailor-made milling policy for Kharif 2021-22 for the conversion of paddy purchased by government procurement agencies for customized products. milled …

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Traveloka Lifestyle SuperApp Expands Financial Services Offering and Partners with Bank Negara Indonesia for Southeast Asia’s First PayLater ‘Virtual Card Number’

The “virtual card number” allows Traveloka users to transact on e-commerce platforms outside of the Traveloka ecosystem and introduces the option of installment payment methods using the PayLater credit limit of the user. As a pioneer of the PayLater payment method in Indonesia, the Traveloka PayLater “virtual card number” is …

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The seductive promise of decentralized finance

Sep 18, 2021 THE SCEPTICAL have a lot of forage. Early users of bitcoin, the original cryptocurrency, used it to buy drugs, while cyber hackers are now demanding their ransom. Hundreds of millions of dollars of ether, another digital currency, were stolen this year after hackers discovered a bug in …

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Mortgage rates drop this week; 30-year loan at 2.86%

WASHINGTON – Long-term average mortgage rates have fallen this week as the economic outlook has remained muted amid a wave of new cases of the delta-variant coronavirus. They remained below 3%. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac reported Thursday that the average rate on a 30-year mortgage edged down to 2.86%, from …

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