P27 names SEB’s Paula da Silva CEO

P27, the cross-border payments platform being developed by a group of Nordic banks, has appointed SEB’s Paula da Silva as CEO, replacing Lars Sjögren. Backed by Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, Nordea, OP Financial Group, SEB and Swedbank, P27’s lofty ambition is to create one common state of the art payment …

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WHO chief becomes sole candidate in May 2022 elections

By Adedapo Adesanya The appointment of the next Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) will take place at the 75th World Health Assembly in May 2022 with the incumbent, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who is expected to return after his approval by states members. The process of electing …

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Customer activity and strong capital markets performance

Company announcement no. 9 2021   Holmens Kanal 2 – 12DK-1092 København KTel. +45 45 14 14 00 29 October 2021 Customer activity and strong capital markets performance drive progress together with cost focus and strong credit quality Progress towards full profitability potential. Return on equity expected to be 8.5-9% …

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ECB Meets Amid Hawkish Shifts From Other Central Banks

Market movers today Today, we expect ECB will attempt to make their policy meeting as uneventful as possible. The meeting is largely a prelude to the December meeting, where new staff projections will base the foundation for the exact calibration of ECB’s instruments. We expect ECB to flag risks to …

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GoLocalProv | The billionaire’s tax illusion

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 Gary Sasse, MINDSETTER â„¢ guest Enlarge + President Joe Biden PHOTO: White House To help fund President Biden’s Build Back Better program, Democratic leaders in Congress appear to have abandoned the idea of ​​raising tax rates for high-income corporations and individuals. Instead, they’ve got their hands …

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German PPI reaches its highest level in 40 years

Remarks / Observations – German September PPI data hits 40-year high. – The European bond yield shows signs of stabilization ahead of the ECB’s policy meeting on Thursday. – UK Budget Speech finalized later this morning. – The Australian bond yield rose 20bp after core CPI returned to the RBA …

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Mogo launches the world’s first climate-positive Bitcoin | New

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 26, 2021– Mogo Inc. (NASDAQ: MOGO) (TSX: MOGO) (“Mogo” or the “Company”), a digital payments and financial technology company, has launched “green” bitcoin, an initiative that makes all bitcoin purchased on the positive climate Mogo platform. For every bitcoin purchased through its …

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Crowdcube Reports £3 Million in Revenue for Q3, Works on European Expansion in Advance of New EU Crowdfunding Rules

Crowdcube, a leading investment crowdfunding platform operating in the UK and continental Europe, has posted an update on platform performance. According to CEO and founder Darren Westlake, Crowdcube generated £3 million in top-line revenue during Q3 – down slightly from the £3.2 million generated in Q2. Westlake said this number …

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Prepare to Go Green | Financial Time

This article is an on-site version of our The Week Ahead newsletter. Sign up here to receive the newsletter directly to your inbox every Sunday Hello and welcome to the working week. The environment will take center stage in global news this week as the opening of the United Nations …

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Democrats, budget bill cut, push for compromise by weekend

WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats said on Tuesday they hoped to reach a compromise on President Biden’s sprawling domestic policy plan by the end of the week, striving to show progress after weeks of public wrangling and private negotiations with centrist refractories. The renewed urgency came as Mr Biden privately conceded …

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Recon: Pfizer Says COVID Vaccine 90.7% Effective in Children 5-11 Years Old; Oncopeptides pulls Pepaxto from the back

Posted on October 22, 2021 | Through Michel mezher Welcome to Regulatory Reconnaissance, your daily briefing on regulatory news and intelligence. Focus: United States US Walgreens stores start administering Moderna, the J&J COVID-19 booster (Reuters) Americans can mix and match COVID-19 boosters but original vaccine recommended -Fauci (Reuters) CDC recommends …

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Volvo Cars confirms Sweden IPO

Volvo will begin trading at the Nasdaq Stockholm stock exchange on 28 October. Photo: Kristoffer Tripplaar/Sipa USA Volvo Cars, owned by Chinese company Geely, intends to once again float on the stock exchange after 20 years with a listing in Sweden later this month. Its shares will begin trading at …

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SWEF: Quarterly update of the portfolio -3-

On the hotel transaction side, we mentioned in previous files that we expected many hotel transactions to materialize later in the year. Since that time last year, Starwood Equity in Europe has acquired or committed to four new hotel purchases in the UK, Spain and Denmark, including two in the …

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Nordic optical IPO’s fortune is tied to EssiLux

Reuters Reuters (The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are their own.) MILAN (Reuters Breakingviews) – Glasses and lenses retailer Synsam is being suitably modest. The Scandinavian optician, which runs 490 stores, is listing its shares https://www.synsamgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Synsam-AB-publ-Prospectus.pdf at between 46 and 56 Swedish crowns each. The top of that range gives …

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Global Digital Lending Market (2021 to 2026)

Dublin, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Digital Lending Market by Offering (Solutions (Digital Lending Platforms and Point Solutions) and Services), Deployment Mode (Cloud and On-Premises), End User (Banks, Credit Unions, and NBFCs), and Region – Global Forecast to 2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global …

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Energy efficiency project implemented in Lutsk saves energy and improves learning environment

19.10.2021 Energy-efficient and modernized daycares, schools and cultural and sports facilities in the city of Lutsk will significantly reduce heat and electricity consumption, reduce CO2 emissions and improve the learning environment by over 26,000 city ​​children and teachers. Lutsk is a city in northwestern Ukraine with approx. 217,000 inhabitants. Before …

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Global Paint, Varnish, Printing Ink, and Sealant Market Outlook to 2026: Historical and Forecast Data

DUBLIN, October 18, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – “Global Paint, Varnish, Printing Ink and Sealant Market Outlook (2018-2026)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The research includes historical data from 2018 to 2020 and forecasts to 2026, making the reports an invaluable resource for industry executives, marketing, sales and product …

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Bank Norwegian: Nordax Bank awaits finalization of voluntary offer for Bank Norwegian ASA by November 4, 2021 and announces funding and capital impact information

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN OR IN AUSTRALIA, CANADA AND JAPAN OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH DISTRIBUTION OR DISTRIBUTION IS ILLEGAL OR REQUIRES PRIOR APPROVAL. After settlement of the recommended voluntary cash offer of 105 NOK per share in Norwegian Bank ASA (“Bank Norwegian”), which should be completed by November …

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Tala, Fortune Credit, Amaze Credit – EcoChunk

The latest independent global online payday loan research paper examines market investments. It describes how companies deploying these technologies across various verticals aim to explore its potential to become a major business disruptor. The study of payday loans online escapes very useful reviews and strategic assessment, including generic market trends, …

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B2B2C Insurance Market Becoming ‘Red Hot’, Explore Giants Move

The latest independent research document on Global B2B2C Insurance examine investment in Market. It describes how companies deploying these technologies across various industry verticals aim to explore its potential to become a major business disrupter. The B2B2C Insurance study eludes very useful reviews & strategic assessment including the generic market trends, …

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October 15 updates: UK MP dies after stabbing, FDA advisers approve J&J Covid booster injections, declining confidence in Biden’s policies weighs on US consumer sentiment

Covid-19 testing operations at a private laboratory in central England have been suspended after thousands of people received negative PCR test results that did not match a rapid antigen test. The lab’s testing operations came to the attention of the NHS Test and Trace unit after reports were raised that …

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Pandemic takes its toll on custody scores

A global survey of over 800 custody clients shows that over the past year appreciation levels of the job sub-custodians are doing have dropped. That said, in the vast bulk of markets, service expectations appear to have been met, though what people are paying for them is a different story. The accompanying table shows global average scores for various categories of …

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European stocks close higher on earnings optimism

(RTTNews) – European stocks closed higher on Thursday, extending gains from the previous session with optimism about strong earnings outweighing concerns about inflation and weakening Federal Reserve policy . The minutes of the last Federal Reserve policy meeting confirmed that the central bank could begin a gradual reduction in its …

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Danske Bank Staying Bullish with 1.20 Target

Image © Adobe Images GBP/EUR reference rates at publication: Spot: 1.1790 Bank transfers (indicative guide): 1.1480-1.1562 Money transfer specialist rates (indicative): 1.1686-1.17333 Get a specialist rate here Set up an exchange rate alert, here Nordic lender and investment bank Danske says they hold a bullish Pound to Euro exchange rate …

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Resurs: publishes an information brochure on the distribution project of the subsidiary Solid Försäkring

As previously announced in a press release, Resurs Holding AB (“Resurs”) proposed that an Extraordinary General Assembly be held on November 2, 2021 decides to distribute all the shares of Solid Försäkringsaktiebolag (“Solid Försäkring”) to Resurs shareholders. For this reason, Resurs today publishes additional information on distribution and Solid Försäkring …

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India and Denmark to give global boost to green economy during visit by Danish Prime Minister, Energy News, ET EnergyWorld

New Delhi: India and Denmark ready to accelerate their Green Strategic Partnership when Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen begins her three-day visit to India on Saturday, becoming the first foreign head of government to be received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi since the Covid-19 the crisis broke out. Frederiksen’s visit …

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The market for digital mortgage platforms will explode

A latest intelligence report published by AMA Research with the title “Digital mortgage platform Marlet Outlook to 2026. A detailed study accumulated to offer the latest information on the acute characteristics of the disease. Global Digital mortgage platform Marlet. This report provides a detailed overview of the key drivers of …

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Bank Norwegian: Publication of a significant stake by Nordax

Nordax Bank AB (publ) ("Nordax") has today acquired 3,442,865 shares in Bank Norwegian ASA (the "Company"). Following the acquisition, Nordax holds 6,313,456 shares in the Company, corresponding to 3.38% of the Company's share capital and voting rights and together with its close associates, on a consolidated basis, an aggregate of …

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The 25 year-old gamers earning more than top bankers

As anyone with adolescent male children will be aware, it is possible to get paid millions of dollars a year to play video games.  A data leak from Twitch, the streaming site, has now made parental efforts to persuade teenagers to become bankers or lawyers instead of professional gamers that …

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ASX gains 0.7% after soaring IT stocks

Australian stocks climbed Thursday as investors followed optimism the United States would resolve its debt ceiling issues. The S & P / ASX 200 ended the session 0.7% higher at 7256.7, with tech stocks leading the day with gains of 2.3%. U.S. futures rose slightly in Australia’s Thursday trading session …

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Basware and the Comdata team to drive B2B payments forward

The Finnish provider of electronic invoicing solutions Basware extends its partnership with the payment company Comdata to create what they call “a powerful supply-to-pay ecosystem”. Both companies announced the expansion in a press release on Wednesday (October 6), saying the combination of technical and product integration with sales and customer …

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Will Smith Hates Wild Wild West Too

Barry Sonnenfeld’s 1999 comedy-action film Wild Wild West has certainly seen its fair share of negativity over the years. Panned by critics and a flop at the box office, the film has an approval rating of just 17% on Rotten Tomatoes. To add to that list of woes, Will Smith …

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Singapore microgrid tech secures investment – reNews

SUSI Partners, through its Asia Energy Transition Fund (SAETF), has joined forces with Singapore-based microgrid technology provider Canopy Power to bring clean power solutions to off-grid locations across Southeast Asia. It is SUSI’s second investment in Southeast Asia following the creation of a joint venture with Malaysian company InvestEnergy which …

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Mintos Updates Risk Scores | Peer2Peer Financial News

Mintos lowered the risk ratings of eight loan originators in its market and added ratings for recently added companies following a second quarter review. The European loan market rates its loan companies on the performance of their loan portfolio, the efficiency of loan services, the strength of the buyout and …

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Goodbye to crisis

New risks emerge as recovery is nearing end The Nordic economies are more or less free of the COVID-19 crisis measured on economic aggregates. The latest data for GDP and employment match or exceed pre-crisis levels. Restrictions have been lifted as vaccine programmes have neared completion, and as restrictions have …

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Resurs: offer the distribution of the Solid Försäkring subsidiary

Resurs Holding AB (“Resurs”) announced in May 2021 that the company had initiated a strategic review with the aim of listing its subsidiary Solid Försäkringsaktiebolag (“Solid Försäkring”) on the main market of Nasdaq Stockholm. Consequently, the Board decided today to propose that an Extraordinary General Assembly be held on November …

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2021 Best Buy Now Pay Later Companies

Today’s present era is modern. People want to improve their standard of living. But for some people it becomes difficult due to children’s school fees, health expenses or a reduced salary, Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) gives people the opportunity to buy the product they need and want and pay …

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The Lending Software Market is rewriting the history of long-term growth

Lending Software Market Global Loan Software Market Report 2020-2025 – Professional Analysis of Production and Consumption (Impact of COVID-19) is the latest research study published by HTF MI assessing the risk analysis of the market, highlighting opportunities and exploited with strategic and tactical decision-making support. The report provides information on …

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Danske Bank A / S: Script for pre-closing Q3 2021

Q3 2021 pre-closing call October 1, 2021 Danske Bank – Investor Relations 1 . PARTICIPANTS COMPANIES Claus I. Jensen Danske Bank – Head of RI Olav Jørgensen Danske Bank – Director of IR Nicolai Tvernø Danske Bank – Director of IR Patrick Laii Skydsgaard Danske Bank – Senior RI Manager …

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Kvanto finalizes agreement to acquire 51% of Mobileware

TORONTO, Oct 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Kvanto Payment Services Ltd. and its wholly owned subsidiary Kvanto Payment Services A / S (“collectively Kvanto”) are pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition agreement with Mobileware Technology Pvt. Ltd. (“MWT”) which results from the completion of the due diligence and …

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Enfuce launches My Carbon Action in AWS Marketplace

Enfuce launches My Carbon Action in AWS Marketplace By Joy Dumasia Today AWS AWS Marketplace carbon footprint Enfuce, a Nordic payment service provider, launched its transaction-based carbon footprint calculator, My Carbon Action, in AWS Marketplace, a digital catalogue with thousands of software listings from independent software vendors that make it easy …

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Daily Update: October 1, 2021

Start every business day with our analyses of the most pressing developments affecting markets today, alongside a curated selection of our latest and most important insights on the global economy. Despite the hope that the worst effects of the coronavirus crisis  are in the global economy’s rearview mirror, the road to …

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Nordax announces receipt of SFSA approvals and therefore satisfaction of all regulatory approvals required to complete the recommended voluntary cash offer for all shares of Bank Norwegian ASA

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. DO NOT DISTRIBUTE IN AUSTRALIA, CANADA OR JAPAN OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE DISTRIBUTION OR BROADCAST IS ILLEGAL OR REQUIRES PRIOR APPROVAL Reference is made to the …

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Southend United loaned the Sunderland striker on loan

SOUTHEND United have signed a month-long loan deal with Sunderland striker Benji Kimpioka. The 21-year-old trained for the Shrimpers for the first time this morning. And Blues boss Phil Brown is thrilled to have the youngster on board. “Benji is in a similar mold to Matty Dennis,” Brown said. “He’s …

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PAPSS to Help Africa Save $5bn Yearly in Payment Transaction Costs

By Adedapo Adesanya African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat have announced the commencement of the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) to facilitate trade across the continent. A brainchild of the African Union (AU), the PAPSS is a financial market infrastructure to enable …

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Top October 12 events in Pittsburgh

Introduce the season of vibrant foliage, fall festivals, spooky haunts, light homes, and cozy layers. It’s the best time to explore the city at these top 12 events. Be sure to pack your mask and visit each organization’s website and social media for updated Covid safety protocols. Photos courtesy of …

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FACTBOX-Latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus

Japan will lift a state of emergency in all regions on Thursday as the number of new cases falls, while India reported the smallest daily rise in COVID-19 deaths since mid-March. DEATHS AND INFECTIONS * Eikon users, see COVID-19: MacroVitals https://apac1.apps.cp.thomsonreuters.com/cms/?navid=1592404098 for a case tracker and summary of …

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