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UK-Based TransferWise Becomes Most Valuable Fintech in Europe

UK-Based TransferWise Becomes Most Valuable Fintech in Europe

UK-based money transfer provider TransferWise has become the largest fintech company in Europe after being valued at over $3.5 billion during its secondary stock sale. Thus, it now exceeds OakNorth, another UK firm that was valued at $2.9 in February.... Read more.

Google Limits Huawei’s Access to Android Apps

Google Limits Huawei’s Access to Android Apps

Alphabet’s Google has ceased some business activities with China-based Huawei after the latter was blacklisted by the US government, with President ... Read more.

The ECB Considers Central Bank Digital Currency Units

The ECB Considers Central Bank Digital Currency Units

The European Central Bank (ECB) concluded that the cryptocurrency market posed no threat to the fiat currency and the financial stability as a whole, ... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - May 13-17

Weekly Market Review - May 13-17

This week has been quite strong for the US dollar, which rose 0.63% against the euro and over 1.9% against the British pound. The Australian dollar ha... Read more.

Austria’s FMA Makes ESMA Measures Permanent, Publishes Annual Report

Austria’s FMA Makes ESMA Measures Permanent, Publishes Annual Report

Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA) is joining other European financial watchdogs to implement the product intervention measures elaborated by t... Read more.

EC Fines JPMorgan, Barclays, Citigroup, Others For Rigging Forex Market

EC Fines JPMorgan, Barclays, Citigroup, Others For Rigging Forex Market

The European Union fined five banking giants a total $1.2 billion, charging them with manipulating the foreign exchange market (Forex) for their benef... Read more.

Is eBay About to Accept Bitcoin Payments? Not at All

Is eBay About to Accept Bitcoin Payments? Not at All

US-based e-commerce company eBay gave major hopes to the crypto community, as rumours spread that the giant would add Bitcoin and perhaps other crypto... Read more.

Bitcoin Exceeds The $8,000 Mark, Hits Highest Level Since July 2018

Bitcoin Exceeds The $8,000 Mark, Hits Highest Level Since July 2018

Bitcoin has demonstrated another performance of wild volatility in the past few days, gaining over $2,000 since the last Wednesday. As of Tuesday, May... Read more.

Uber Stock Debut Fails, Follows Lyft’s Foosteps

Uber Stock Debut Fails, Follows Lyft’s Foosteps

US-based transportation network operator Uber has just had its initial public offering (IPO), which took place officially on Friday, May 10. However, ... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - May 6-10

Weekly Market Review - May 6-10

Japanese Yen was the best performing currency this week, gaining 1.28% against USD and 0.94% against the euro. The currency is supported by the re-esc... Read more.

French Financial Watchdog Plans to Make ESMA Measures Permanent

French Financial Watchdog Plans to Make ESMA Measures Permanent

The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), the main financial regulator of France, released on Tuesday its annual report. Besides the income and exp... Read more.

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