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.
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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."
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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 Sets Six-Day High Above $9K (Then Dips Again)
Bitcoin (BTC) is trimming gains, having set a six-day high above the $9,000 mark early Saturday, according to CoinDesk's Bitcon Price Index (BPI).
The cryptocurrency ran into bids at $8,608.62 at 0
Dfinity raises $61 million for platform that rivals ethereum
Dfinity, a new product that rivals ethereum, just raised $61 million by well-respected investors Andreesen Horowitz and Polychain Capital, which has investors ranging from Sequoia Capital to Union
Greed is bad? 5% monthly gains aren’t a 'God-given right,' says Bespoke’s Paul Hickey
Investors should view the historic pullback in stocks and bitcoin as a lesson on the dangers of overconfidence, according to market watcher Paul Hickey. Hickey, co-founder of independent research
Bitcoin is for 'toy collectors,' Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari says
Bitcoin is not for serious investors, the head of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve said Thursday. "If you live in any modern advanced economy, I would stick with the dollar, I would stick with the