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Anna Irrera

Banks beware, outsiders are cracking the code for finance

Sep 17 2021

LONDON Anyone can be a banker these days, you just need the right code.

More Brits prefer online shopping since pandemic

Sep 17 2021

LONDON About 70% of Britons say buying online and on mobile phones have become their preferred shopping methods, up from less than half prior to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a study by personal finance startup Credit Karma.

As 'buy now, pay later' surges, a third of U.S. users fall behind on payments

Sep 09 2021

A third of U.S. consumers who used "buy now, pay later" services have fallen behind on one or more payments, and 72% of those said their credit score declined, a new study published by personal finance company Credit Karma showed.

PayPal launches crypto buying and selling in the UK

Aug 23 2021

LONDON PayPal Holdings Inc will allow customers in the UK to buy, sell and hold bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies starting this week, the company said on Monday. | Video

PayPal scraps late fees for buy now, pay later purchases

Aug 18 2021

LONDON PayPal Holdings Inc will no longer charge customers late fees when they miss payments on buy now, pay later (BNPL) purchases globally, as competition heats up in the fast-growing sector.

Beyond the meme: finance gets serious on going viral

Jul 29 2021

LONDON Ian Rogers used to be in charge of digital strategy for luxury fashion group LVMH. Now he has a new mission: to sprinkle some aspirational glitz on to French cryptocurrency company Ledger.

PayPal to research transactions that fund hate groups, extremists

Jul 26 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -PayPal Holdings Inc is partnering with non-profit organisation the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) to investigate how extremist and hate movements in the United States take advantage of financial platforms to fund their criminal activities.

Cryptocurrency broker B2C2 hires Citadel Securities fixed income exec

Jul 26 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Cryptocurrency broker B2C2 has hired Nicola White, the former global chief operating officer of fixed income at electronic trading firm Citadel Securities, it said on Monday.

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