Financial Innovation

International President of CKE on 1,000 sites

Share Tweet Share Share Share E-mail Even the most casual restaurant patron has a sense of how difficult the pandemic is for restaurants – one only has to walk down Main Street to see the empty storefronts. While restaurants in the United States have struggled to stay afloat during these …

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First Generation Student to Teacher – Dr. Brandy Hadley Closes the Loop at App State

BOONE, NC – “You’ll see me here again.” These are the words ’09’11 graduate student Brandy Hadley left to her audience as she spoke at a Walker College of Business (WCOB) donor event at Appalachian State University in 2011, just before winning it Masters in Business Administration. “What struck me …

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OCC slows down crypto and fintech: what next? | Manatt, Phelps and Phillips, LLP

When Michael Hsu became Acting US Currency Controller earlier this month, banking experts predicted a shift from aggressive innovation pushed by fintech friend Brian Brooks who resigned. as the Biden administration prepared to take the reins. But no one knew how quickly this change would occur. The answer? Fast — …

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ImagineAR (OTCQB: IPNFF) selected as finalist for the Euroleague FANXP Innovation Challenge

The Euroleague FanXP virtual event is planned for June 21-28, 2021 VANCOUVER, British Columbia and ERIE, Pa., May 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Imagine AR Inc. (CSE: IP) (OTCQB: IPNFF) (“ImagineAR” or “Company”), an augmented reality company that enables sports teams, businesses and businesses to instantly create their own …

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BankDhofar adopts RippleNet to speed up cross-border payments to India

Oman’s second-largest bank, BankDhofar, has partnered with Ripple to enable real-time cross-border payments between Oman and India. Ripple unveiled the news on May 25, noting that this partnership will see BankDhofar integrate RippleNet to connect with Induslnd Bank. Thanks to this integration, BankDhofar will ensure the instant processing of transactions …

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Biting crypto chip boot problems

Central banks are exploring the idea of ​​official digital currencies, perhaps in an effort to lose control over cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, which continue to become more “mainstream”. Will the anti-establishment quality of these currencies be compromised if they become creatures of central banks? This article considers the field. There …

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Lummis helps launch bipartisan ‘financial innovation caucus’

(Courtesy of Cynthia Lummis, Facebook) CASPER, Wyo. – U.S. Senator from Wyoming, Cynthia Lummis, is co-chair of a new bipartisan “Financial Innovation Caucus” that aims to “highlight responsible innovation in the United States financial system and how technologies financial markets can make markets more inclusive, secure and prosperous for all …

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Fidelity claims the sub-Robinhood segment for itself (among the majors) by offering investors ages 13-17 a parent-lite trading app, and no cost to go with a neobank.

The Boston giant – following the success of Step and others – is tackling this largely virgin market with a tough teaching philosophy and a seamless transition to a regular brokerage account when the teenager turns 18. Fidelity Investments launches bold ‘get-’em-while-they-young’ marketing strategy that allows kids ages 13 to …

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Here’s Why Bitcoin Dipped – and What Crypto Bulls Are Saying About It

Bitcoin was beaten this weekend as China stepped up its brakes on cryptocurrency trading, falling nearly 50% from its all-time high. Following previous initiatives by Chinese financial sector bodies, the State Council’s Financial Stability and Development Committee said on May 21 that it will also crack down on bitcoin mining …

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