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CIMB Bank PH collaborates with Zoloz to strengthen digital banking services

Manila Standard 19 Jan 2022
... digital banking products, today announced that it has collaborated with Zoloz, an eKYC (electronic Know Your Customer) technology provider to further strengthen its fast-growing digital banking services and to improve financial inclusion in the country with digital technologies.

Cross Country Healthcare Announces Co-Founder and CEO Kevin Clark to Transition to Chairman of the Board

Hastings Tribune 19 Jan 2022
the potential impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on our business, financial condition, and results of operations, our ability to attract and retain qualified nurses, physicians and other healthcare personnel, costs and availability of short-term housing for our travel healthcare ...

NARSSA Announces Partnership with the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA)

The Salamanca Press 19 Jan 2022
Since 1983, The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors has provided Fee-Only financial planners across the country with some of the highest standards possible for professional competency, comprehensive financial planning, and Fee-Only compensation ... financial planning.
photo: AP / Koji Sasahara
A woman stands in front of an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016. Asian stock markets rose Tuesday ahead of China's release of quarterly growth data and a policy meeting of the European Central Bank later in the week

Asian central banks’ digital currencies require more study — AMRO

Manila Bulletin 19 Jan 2022
“CBDCs could potentially have material impact on financial stability and monetary policy in the ASEAN+3 region ... For the Asian market, AMRO said CBDC “is an important, developing area toward increased financial digitalization, but design and adoption will be strongly influenced by country specific issues.”.

Economic Watch: China leverages financial toolkit to navigate economic headwinds

Xinhua 19 Jan 2022
The country's multiple financial policy tools have remained active in bolstering the real economy over time, particularly under the current triple pressure of demand contraction, supply shocks and weakening expectations amid an increasingly complicated external environment ... China leverages financial toolkit to navigate economic headwinds.

Central Banks of UAE, Turkey sign currency swap agreement

Gulf News 19 Jan 2022
... between the two countries,” said Balama.“This agreement demonstrates the two central banks’ commitment to deepen bilateral trade in local currencies in order to advance economic and financial relations between our countries,” said Prof.

Anti-Money Laundering: EU clears Ghana

B & FT Online 19 Jan 2022
This is an example of what we can accomplish when we work together towards addressing systemic issues that confront our country. For us in Ghana, and as headquarters of the AfCFTA we are guided by a vision of establishing the country as the financial services destination for the Africa Region, and we will work diligently to achieve this.

Turkish, UAE central banks ink swap deal to deepen bilateral trade in local currencies

Anadolu Agency 19 Jan 2022
This agreement demonstrates the two central banks’ commitment to deepen bilateral trade in local currencies in order to advance economic and financial relations between our countries, Sahap Kavcioglu, the Turkish Central Bank governor, said after signing the deal.

Woori Financial marks sharp rise in market cap after successful privatization

Korea Times 19 Jan 2022
Woori Financial Group, headquartered in central Seoul, is enjoying the sharpest rise among the country's major banking groups this year in terms of market capitalization, after fully privatizing on Dec ... Woori is the country's only banking group without securities or insurance business units.


Reliefweb 19 Jan 2022
Based on risk, the auditor review the internal control framework (financial and non-financial controls)[9] of the and identified by the Global Fund Country team in consultation with the Principal Recipient ... For the Focused countries, the auditor should limit their assessment to the financial controls of the Principal Recipient/sub-recipients.

UnionBank at 40: Future forward, a leap to enduring greatness

Manila Bulletin 19 Jan 2022
In 2013, in line with a renewed thrust to enable financial inclusion in the country, UnionBank acquired thrift bank City Savings Bank.

A hard rain is coming for UK’s crypto boom

Crunch 19 Jan 2022
The country’s financial watchdog said it will beef up rules around marketing of crypto assets and could even put limits on who can invest, following government confirmation yesterday that it will extend the regulator’s remit to cover crypto ... Google tightens UK policy on financial ads after watchdog pressure over scams.

ESMA vice chair calls for proof of work mining ban

The Block 19 Jan 2022
Erik Thedéen, vice chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), said regulators in Europe should consider banning proof of work mining in favour of proof of stake, according to a report from the Financial Times ... “The solution is to ban proof of work,” he told the Financial Times.

Sri Lankan 'debt trap' a creation of the West

China Daily 19 Jan 2022
The debt problems of many developing countries, including Sri Lanka, can be attributed mainly to the West-dominated financial markets and local elites ... image, so the US-led West can continue exploiting developing countries, and the US can maintain its global financial monopoly.

European Countries Should ban Proof of Work Mining — ESMA Vice Chairman

FX Empire 19 Jan 2022
According to a Financial Times , Thedéen believes that regulators in Europe should instead opt for Proof of Stake (PoS) networks instead ... Several countries have already banned or limited crypto mining due to this reason ... Countries now Look to Regulate Crypto Industry ... Spanish financial regulators also made new rules for crypto advertising.