Social money: it's coming to a MENA platform near you

Social money: it's coming to a MENA platform near you
Rather, its technology works 'under the hood' and is platform-agnostic, meaning it could work with any kind of partner – from Facebook, a bank or WhatsApp, to Visa which signed a deal with the startup last year. The user interface might vary, but …
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Challenger banks spark lending price war
Banks also ranked highest when rating the importance of technology for customer engagement. Nearly two thirds regarded it as very important, compared with only 9 per cent of building societies and 4 per cent of P2P lenders. Ian Larkin, co-group chief …
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Why WebRTC is Critical to Your Communications Strategy
P2P. WebRTC was designed as a peer to peer (P2P) technology, meaning two users could connect directly to each other. Additional multi-person use cases were not initially given much consideration. That means that the current state of WebRTC technology …
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Report: China Sees Increasing Online Fraud in 2015
Yuan Zhiyong, Director of Liewang, referenced the large some of money swindled via P2P fraud. Liewang is operated by Qihoo 360 Technology, a publicly traded firm. Peer to peer lending in China almost quadrupled in 2015. The close of 2015 saw newly …
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Why it's not an oil breakdown story, it's a money story

Why it's not an oil breakdown story, it's a money story
The BRL and CAD have weakened year-to-date by 45% and 14%, respectively, and it is no surprise that 2015 supply growth in regions facing sharp currency depreciation such as Brazil and Russia have been persistently revised higher by the IEA, by a …
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Junior Trader Snafu Sees Billion Transfer at Deutsche Bank FX Desk
CES 2016: Samsung Pay to Roll Out in Australia, Brazil and Singapore (1:05 pm) …. News · Trading · Innovation · Interviews · Exchanges · Education Center · FinTech · News · Algo Trading · Crowd Funding · P2P Lending · Investing · Payments · Data …
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JCap on Wirecard: a search for the Asian business
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Banking may seem down, but it's not out

Banking may seem down, but it's not out
The best known Wall Street banks generally reported bleak earnings last month, and four big UK and European lenders — all with new chief executives — have embarked on strategic reorganisations accompanied by mass lay-offs.
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Brazilian bank employees go on strike
Posters (in red) read 'We are on Strike' are displayed as citizens withdraw money at automatic teller machines (ATM) at a bank in Sao Paulo, October 7, 2015. — Reuters pic RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 7 — Brazilian bank employees went on strike yesterday to …
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China's Hundsun Freezes Stock Platform Accounts Amid Scrutiny
HOMS and similar order-management systems enable a single registered trading account with a brokerage to be divided into multiple sub-accounts that can be used by retail investors in the P2P market. The CSRC on Sunday ordered brokerages to clean out …
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PayPal-Xoom Deal Now Official
… capabilities will expand the set of offerings that PayPal's existing user base in the U.S. can leverage, not to mention fast track its ability to enable global money transfer in attractive “receive” markets such as Mexico, India, the Philippines …
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Yeloha: It's Like Airbnb but for Solar Power

Yeloha: It's Like Airbnb but for Solar Power
Rosner's new business launches today, April 7. It has received two rounds of funding (he won't say how much or who from) from an Israeli angel and a top-tier Israel venture fund. The name is Yeloha, from yellow, "to represent the sun," he says, and …
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UPDATE 1-Online lender LendingClub profit beats Street as fees jump
The P2P lending platform is expected to reach $ 350 billion by 2025, according to a report by Research and Markets. LendingClub raised its 2015 revenue forecast to $ 385 million-$ 392 million, from $ 370 million-$ 380 million earlier. The company, which had …
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Think you can't reinvent social networks? Plag** wants to try
Angola · Argentina · Armenia · Australia · Austria · Bangladesh · Belarus · Belgium · Brazil · Bulgaria · Cambodia · Cameroon · Canada · Chile · China · Colombia · Croatia · Cuba · Czech Republic · Denmark · Egypt · Estonia · Finland · France · Germany …
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Wi-fi authentication client bug opens multiple OS to attack
Corrupted P2P device information can lead to unexpected program behaviour and denial of service attacks if the wpa_supplicant crashes. Memory contents could also be exposed during the group owner negotiation stage when using the wi-fi direct P2P …
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WikiLeaks Posts Over 1 Million Hacking Team Emails And It's A Can Of Worms For

WikiLeaks Posts Over 1 Million Hacking Team Emails And It's A Can Of Worms For
The Metropolitan Police Service and the National Crime Agency, which is the FBI equivalent in the United Kingdom, also apparently negotiated with Hacking Team to purchase a license of its software for around $ 596,000, but the deal with the London …
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New Developments in Julian Assange's Epic Struggle for Justice
"Documents released by WikiLeaks since Assange moved to England," wrote Al Burke, editor of the online Nordic News Network, an authority on the multiple twists and dangers facing Assange, "clearly indicate that Sweden has consistently submitted to …
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Japan WikiLeaks Documents Pose Threat to Pacific Trade Pact Talks
Goto said the potential damage would be even greater if it was confirmed, as some reports have indicated, that the NSA shared the results of its secret surveillance activities on Japan with the Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom and New Zealand, its …
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Assange: The untold story of an epic struggle for justice
"Documents released by WikiLeaks since Assange moved to England," wrote Al Burke, editor of the online Nordic News Network, an authority on the multiple twists and dangers facing Assange, "clearly indicate that Sweden has consistently submitted to …
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New WikiLeaks Documents Reveal the US Spied on Japan's Prime Minister
While having previously published the Sony hack emails, documents on how the Saudi Arabian kingdom is secretly controlling mass media, details on the horrendous TiSA trade deal, and papers on how the US spied on 3 French presidents, now WikiLeaks has …
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Julian Assange: an epic struggle for justice
"Documents released by WikiLeaks since Assange moved to England", wrote Al Burke, editor of the online Nordic News Network, an authority on the multiple twists and dangers facing Assange, "clearly indicate that Sweden has consistently submitted to …
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