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When writing about investing, people often make grand statements to the effect that investment basics haven't changed in hundreds of years. This is true in the sense of "buy low and sell high," but in every other sense, investing has...
"The world by and large is leveraged long," says Ray Dalio, who runs the largest hedge fund in the world. "When there is a downturn, I don't think there's much to protect investors."Dalio's comments come amid heightened volatility in the U.S. stock market. The S&P 500 fell into...
LONDON — For kids growing up in today’s cashless society, the piggy bank is going virtual. Father of two Roland Hall turned to a British startup’s digital pocket money app because his kids were still too young to get bank cards from traditional banks. With prepaid debit cards linked to...
Ken Ofori-Atta – Finance MinisterThe Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, presenting the 2019 Budget Statement to Parliament, on Thursday, said the Government is on course to transforming the economy, explaining that disciplined economic management the abolition and reduction of taxes, among others, are delivering significant results. This year’s Budget,...
© Provided by The Daily Beast Louisa Gouliamaki/Getty If you ask someone who invented the computer they might say Bill Gates or Steve Jobs. They would, of course, be wrong. Perhaps they might mention Alan Turing (who proposed a “Universal Computing Museum”) or the US Navy’s WWII era Torpedo...
© Provided by Atlantic Media, Inc. Chinese Yuan The digitization of money is a global story, but how it plays out varies from country to country. Some have developed domestic payment technology to replace their paper adorned with royalty and dead presidents. In other places, past memories of financial...
Nov 15, 2018-The World Bank on Wednesday provided financial assistance of $155.7 million to the government to invest in the construction and maintenance of safe, resilient and cost-effective bridges in Nepal and improving food security of vulnerable households and communities. The fund will be invested in strategic road...
AI has bought a significant amount of improvements to the financial services sector in recent years, and is expected to continue to revolutionise it&nbsp Author: Stefan Tittel, CEO, RISE ...
The new bank is targeting consumers across the current Discovery market and the unbanked will not be the focus for now.  Discovery will first test the waters, before moving into a different market, or loans space.  Discovery Bank will officially launch in March 2019. Read more from source here...

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