Category : Economy

Blockchain Economy News

FUNDGO Affirmed Its Role in Fostering the Growth of Vietnamese Digital Economy as a Leading Member of NFT Union

Fintech News Desk
FUNDGO Startup and Innovation Fund continues its journey to fortify the development of blockchain technology in Vietnam at the Establishing Ceremony of NFT Union. The event marks a turning point for the development of blockchain as well as creates the growth momentum for digital transformation in Vietnam FUNDGO is known......
Digital Asset Management Economy Featured News

Nickel Digital Arbitrage Fund Cuts Crypto Volatility by More Than 20X

Crypto Volatility is turning the trading ecosystem into a volatile ecosystem. London-based digital asset hedge fund management Nickel Digital Asset Management (Nickel) has kept annualized volatility of its flagship Arbitrage Fund at an industry-leading 3.4% over the three years since inception (please see the attached press release).  This compares to......
Currency Exchange Economy News

Fintech Startup Grey Partners with Payments Company Cellulant for East Africa Expansion

Fintech News Desk
Grey, a Y-combinator backed fintech startup, offers a unique international money transfer service that enables its users to send and receive international payments without restrictions quickly Grey has announced the launch of its service to East Africa starting with Kenya in partnership with Cellulant. Its products, including foreign bank accounts, instant......
Economy Featured Finance

IMF is Right about Cryptoization Risks Ushering in a New World Order

Sudipto Ghosh
Cryptoization risks are getting bigger and bolder with each passing day. The IMF has released its latest edition of “The Global Financial Stability Report,” which points to the evolving market of cryptocurrencies and how it influences global economic stability. Amid the volatile financial conditions, notably arising from the geopolitical tensions......
Digital Payments Economy News

Rising Inflation Leads More Workers to the Gig Economy, Citing Increased Expenses and Fuel Costs

Fintech News Desk
Second annual Gig Payments Report from Branch and Marqeta finds faster payments continue to be a top priority for gig workers, with over a third (35%) of respondents quitting full-time employment to join the gig economy Branch, the leading workforce payments platform, and Marqeta , global modern card issuing platform, announced......
B2B B2C E-commerce Economy Featured

Why Should Businesses NEVER Hide Negative Consumer Reviews?

Sudipto Ghosh
Hiding online reviews from dissatisfied customers and online shoppers is a very common practice, particularly in the e-commerce space. However, hiding online reviews posted by consumers can actually land businesses in trouble. In the latest compliance bulletin issued by the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), hiding negative reviews would......
Cryptocurrency Economy News

Unite.io Partners With Taiwanese Entertainer A/DA to Launch Web3 Fan Ecosystem

Fintech News Desk
Latest partnership by the decentralized creator platform showcases how social tokens will revolutionize the creator economy Leading creator-focused social token platform, Unite.io, announced its partnership with Taiwanese vlogger and musician A/DA in the first of many projects with content creators in the region. By launching his unique creator coin, $DADA, through......
Banking Economy News

First Women’s Bank Announces New Partners Microsoft And United Airlines To Support The Women’s Economy

Fintech News Desk
First Women’s Bank (FWB) on Thursday announced that Microsoft Corp. and United Airlines are the Bank’s newest Mission Partners. The companies join a growing list of FWB Mission Partners that includes Aon, Wendy’s, Comcast Corp., William Blair and the Western Golf Association, as well as other supporters, including investors Billie Jean King, Fidelity Investments, Bank......
Economy News

Citi GPS Report: Metaverse Economy Could Be $10 Trillion Plus, Magnifying Legal and Regulatory Challenges of Web2

Fintech News Desk
Citi released a new Global Perspectives & Solutions (Citi GPS) report titled Metaverse and Money: Decrypting the Future. Access full report here. Citi will be discussing its latest report on the Metaverse, along with the latest FinTech and digital money ecosystem developments, at its 9th Annual Digital Money Symposium in London on......
Economy InsurTech News

Buckle Upsizes Term Loan to Support Continued Growth of Its Insurance Platform

Fintech News Desk
Company also renews all reinsurance panels and launches gig product in additional states to aid ongoing growth Buckle, a digital financial services company for the gig economy, has completed a $15 million upsizing of its term loan with participation from Siguler Guff & Company, LP along with existing lender Hudson Structured Capital......
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