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CySec announced fines for executive directors

The Board of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySec) has issued today an announcement to inform the public that, at its meeting held on 6 February 2017, it ... Read More
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How to raise funds for health-related spending? Tax salty foods

Portugal has announced plans to introduce a tax on salty foods to raise funds for health-related spending. Under the measure, foods with a salt concentration of one gram or ... Read More
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The European Banking Authority issued Opinion on the design of a new prudential framework for investment firms

The European Banking Authority (EBA) published its Opinion on the design and calibration of a new prudential framework for investment firms, which is specifically tailored to the needs of ... Read More

Is Bitcoin’s price fall of nearly 9 percent a healthy pullback?

Bitcoin fell Wednesday after indications of greater scrutiny from U.S. regulators. At one point in the day, the digital currency declined by nearly $500, or about 8.7 percent to ... Read More
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Web Shield & iSignthis to deliver unified legal entity & UBO KYC

Highlights: Web Shield’s Know Your Customer Corporate/Business (KYCB) InvestiGate Platform to feature Know Your Customer (KYC) for individual UBO’s, PSC’s and Directors iSignthis Service to be enabled for all ... Read More
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Oil prices stable; What the analysts see

Oil prices were stable on Thursday, supported by ongoing OPEC-led supply cuts, tensions in the Middle East and lower U.S. production due to hurricane-enforced closures. Brent crude futures LCOc1 ... Read More

Dollar dips into the red, as euro climbs higher

The U.S. dollar dipped into negative territory against its major rivals Wednesday, eclipsing gains from earlier in the session and snapping a four-day winning streak. Where currencies are trading ... Read More

U.S. financial regulator releases Primer on Virtual Currencies

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s LabCFTC released, “A CFTC Primer on Virtual Currencies.” This primer is the first of a series that LabCFTC will release to provide fundamental, and ... Read More

FMA allows personalised robo-advice

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA), a regulatory authority for financial services in New Zealand, has issued an announcement to inform that has decided to grant an exemption to enable ... Read More
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Former top Executives of one of the world’s largest metals and mining corporations charged with fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission charged mining company Rio Tinto and two former top executives with fraud for inflating the value of coal assets acquired for $3.7 billion and ... Read More
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