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Analysts pin Google retail bank U-turn on fears of higher regulatory scrutiny, low profitability
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Analysts pin Google retail bank U-turn on fears of higher regulatory scrutiny, low profitability

2m | By Mohamed Dabo

Analysts pin Google retail bank U-turn on fears of...

Google abandoned plans on Friday to offer bank accounts to users, taking even its partners by surprise and leaving at least 400,000 users on waiting l...

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UK retailers call on lawmakers to rein in card issuers charging “excessive” fees
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UK retailers call on lawmakers to rein in card issuers charging “excessive” fees

2m | By Mohamed Dabo

UK retailers call on lawmakers to rein in card iss...

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has called on lawmakers to clamp down on the credit card industry and “protect British businesses and consumers fr...

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DeFi: to regulate or not to regulate?
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DeFi: to regulate or not to regulate?

2m | By Mohamed Dabo

DeFi: to regulate or not to regulate?

While the coming years will decide whether decentralised finance (DeFi) manages to cross the chasm into mainstream adoption, a panel discussion tackle...

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INATBA boss voices concerns on EU MiCA’s tech neutrality
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INATBA boss voices concerns on EU MiCA’s tech neutrality

2m | By Mohamed Dabo

INATBA boss voices concerns on EU MiCA’s tech neut...

Despite being a supporter of the EU’s Markets in Crypto-Assets (MiCA) regulation, Marc Taverner, executive director of blockchain trade body INATBA, w...

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Blooming blockchain and crypto sector posing thorny challenges to regulators
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Blooming blockchain and crypto sector posing thorny challenges to regulators

2m | By Mohamed Dabo

Blooming blockchain and crypto sector posing thorn...

For European regulators charged with coordinating and guaranteeing the financial industry’s stability, the burgeoning blockchain technology brings sev...

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US government ready to roll out the big guns against crypto ransomware payments
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US government ready to roll out the big guns against crypto ransomware payments

2m | By Mohamed Dabo

US government ready to roll out the big guns again...

The US government is setting out on the warpath to dismantle the digital finance infrastructure that supports ransomware cyberattacks, with guidelines...

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