Finance industry

Music rights and gaming get a p2p boost

Finance industry

Visa has added another p2p partnership to its portfolio. The Visa Direct payments platform has partnered with TransferWise to offer customers the ability to move money to debit cards in real-time from anywhere in the world. Visa Direct has already been used to process 2 billion transactions in 2019 alone, a number that is expected…

European banks slash jobs while China removes all foreign tech

Finance industry

China is taking a direct swing at foreign businesses by removing all foreign computer equipment from its public institutions and public offices. China’s public sector has previously used technology from the likes of HP, Dell, and Microsoft, all of which are likely to suffer as a result of the decision. It is estimated that up…

This is how the world spends its money

Finance industry

It is often said that money is the greatest driving force in the world. Money causes people to work long hours and give up their time in order to support their family and attain security for the future. Yet, your relationship with money might not just revolve around your job or income level, but actually…

A political resolution in Spain and banking consolidation across Europe

Finance industry

With his country on the verge of economic contraction, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz is calling for more financial integration across the European Union. The Finance Ministry released a paper citing the need for more cooperation across European nations to facilitate better financial services. One proposed idea is a deposit-insurance program which would protect bank…