They include HSBC, Morgan Stanley, Standard Chartered, Royal Bank of Scotland, and Credit Suisse. Barclays and BNP Paribas are expected to add to cuts early in the new year.
The anal... Read More
But while technology looks as if it could be a huge driver of layoffs in the future, right now it's actually a relatively minor factor. A bigger contributor to the 100,000 jobs cut this year in... Read More
"What we spend our time doing is trying to find really original
thinking entrepreneurs who come up with really disruptive ideas."
Read a full interview with Jan Hammer on fintech, the... Read More
Although the headline-grabbing part of this statement was his reference to Uber, it was his deliberate, theatrical stress on the word "imminent" that caught my attention most. It's unfair to ... Read More
THE STORIES OF THE YEAR IN PAYMENTS: Mobile Payments Today has a very useful rundown of the top stories in payments during 2013. Here are some of them:
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Bitcoin Price Eyes Triangle Breakout Above $6.4K
Bitcoin (BTC) is again trading in a narrowing price range above $6,400, but the lateral trading may soon give way to a rally, according to technical studies.
The price consolidation comes after Mon
Security firm G4S Has Launched a Crypto Custody Service
U.K.-based security services company G4S now offers a crypto custody service aimed to protect investors' holdings of digital assets.
Announcing the move in a press release on Oct. 16, the firm said
Gates Foundation Partners With Former Ripple CTO's Blockchain Project
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has partnered with blockchain startup Coil as part of its mission to provide payment services for the unbanked.
The news comes via a tweet from Miller Abel, th
Mt Gox's Bitcoin Creditors Have 4 Days to Submit Rehabilitation Claims
Clients of the defunct crypto exchange Mt. Gox must submit claims for trapped funds by Oct. 22.
As previously reported by CoinDesk, the exchange first opened up the claims process in August, follow