To some analysts, the mounting student debt crisis looks unnervingly familiar. Borrowers are missing their student loan payments with such high frequency that a Citi Global Perspectives & Solutions report recently raised the specterShow More Summary
Facebook today launched Messenger Platform 2.1 with new features to give developers and brands more ways to reach potential customers, like built-in natural language processing, a payments SDK, and a global beta that makes it easier to switch between automated bots and the humans behind 70 million businesses on Facebook. Natural language processing (NLP) will […]
Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Any nation-state that meets these four requirements is fully exposed to a global loss of faith in its economy, debt, balance of payments and currency. There's an entire sub-industry in journalism devoted to the idea that China is poised to replace the U.S. Show More Summary
Any nation-state that meets these four requirements is fully exposed to a global loss of faith in its economy, debt, balance of payments and currency. There's an entire sub-industry in journalism devoted to the idea that China is poised to replace the... The post There Is Only One Empire: Finance was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
MOSCOW, July 21 (Reuters) - Global pizza brands Domino's and Papa John's are preparing an assault on Russia's provinces, betting they can turn a profit far from Moscow as online card payments become more widespread and consumers get to know foreign brands better. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Mobile Marketing & Technology Magazine announced ahead of the weekend that McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm that serves leading businesses, governments, non-governmental organizations, and not-for-profits, will host an artificial intelligence (AI) workshop at the 2017 Mobile Payments Conference (MPC). Show More Summary
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Apple Pay continues to expand its global footprint, with more than 20 financial institutions across the US and...Show More Summary
Chinese tourists will now be able to use the country's most popular mobile payment platforms in 25 countries.
Almost 40 percent of the world now has access to the internet. Taking your brand global opens up access to potentially limitless sales. But blundering into new markets without doing your due diligence first is not the way to go. Coordinating a seamless and successful global ad campaign is about paying attention to details. Research,...
Global payment provider Payoneer has built a reputation as an innovative cross-border payments platform. The explosive growth of FinTech and a traditional industry that has been slow to adapt is creating more opportunities than challenges for agile startups. Show More Summary
Razer has invested close to $20 million into Malaysia-based online payment firm MOL Global as part of a push to establish its virtual currency for gamers in Asia. The deal sees Razer subsidiary ZV-Midas buy equity from existing backers...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic lawmakers are suing President Donald Trump over foreign money flowing into his global business empire.
India may be the next growth area for Amazon's e-commerce business. According to a report by global payments firm Worldpay, India is likely to become the second largest e-commerce market in the world, competing aggressively with China for the top position, in the next two decades.
Nearly 200 Democratic lawmakers are suing President Donald Trump, arguing his global business empire has illegally accepted payments from other countries without their approval. Read moreComments
Democratic lawmakers are suing President Donald Trump over foreign money flowing into his global business empire. Continue reading ? The post Congressional Democrats sue Trump over foreign payments appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic lawmakers are suing President Donald Trump over foreign money flowing into his global business empire. Since he's become president, the Trump Organization has secured dozens of potentially valuable patents,...Show More Summary
Democratic lawmakers are suing President Donald Trump over foreign money flowing into his global business empire. Almost 200 senators and representatives are plaintiffs in a lawsuit alleging Trump is violating … Click to Continue »
Global money transfer service WorldRemit has announced that it now supports Android Pay, allowing users to send money to loved ones abroad using Google’s mobile payment system. The U.K.-based fintech startup made the announcement today at MoneyConf 2017 in Spain, and makes the company one of the first cross-border remittance firms to support Android Pay […]
Via Global Macro Monitor, “Tightening is Easing” Since U.S. monetary policy began tightening in December 2015, the Fed has added liquidity to the financial system through interest payments to banks on excess reserves and has reduced its surplus to the Treasury adding to the fiscal deficit. Show More Summary
Hackers attacked a hospital system with ransomware and demanded $17,000 in bitcoin payment. This was not part of the potentially deadly Global WannaCry Ransomware attack that slammed Britain's National Health Services (NHS) on Friday. Show More Summary