Deutsche Börse presents blockchain concept for risk free cash transfer

Eurex Clearing acts as trusted party for transactions Direct payments with commercial bank money Deutsche Börse Group has developed a concept for riskless transfer of commercial bank money via ... Read More

One in four card payments in UK now contactless

A quarter of all card transactions are now made via contactless, new figures from The UK Cards Association show. 325 million purchases were made using contactless debit and credit ... Read More

7 Major European Banks Form Blockchain Platform ‘Digital Trade Chain’

A group of seven large European banks has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop a blockchain-powered cross-border trade finance platform for small and medium-sized companies in Europe. ... Read More
Securities Exchange Commission

Broker ITG to pay more than $24.4 million to settle charges

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that broker ITG agreed to pay more than $24.4 million to settle charges that it violated federal securities laws when it prompted ... Read More

J.P. Morgan Securities ordered to pay $900,000

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today issued an Order filing and settling charges against J.P. Morgan Securities LLC (JPMS), a Delaware corporation headquartered in New York City, ... Read More

TMX Group announced its financing activity for December 2016

TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for December 2016. Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed eight new issuers in December 2016, compared ... Read More

SFC bans a former staff of HSBC for life

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has banned Mr Lam Yuk Wai, a former staff of HSBC Broking Securities (Asia) Limited, HSBC Broking Futures (Asia) Limited, HSBC Broking Futures ... Read More

Blockchain pilot in commercial real estate

ABN AMRO has launched a pilot to explore how the blockchain application Torch can help parties involved in real estate transactions record and exchange information. Real estate transactions involve ... Read More

Leading sports lawyer denies money laundering charges

A renowned sports lawyer today appeared before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal denying a string of allegations. Mel Goldberg, who represents high-profile footballers and world champion boxers, is charged with ... Read More

Nigerian Banks Suspend Use of ATM Cards Abroad

Several commercial banks in the country have suspended the use of their naira ATM cards abroad by their customers. On Friday, Stanbic IBTC Bank and Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria ... Read More