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Cryptocurrency trading volume plunges

July 13th, 2021 (0)
Cryptocurrencies are in a summer slump as they navigate a two-month correction period following a string of negative stories. Trading volumes at the largest exchanges, including Coinbase, Kraken, Binance and Bitstamp, fell more than 40% in June, according to ...

ESMA imposed a fine for EMIR Data breaches

July 13th, 2021 (0)
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, has fined DTCC Derivatives Repository Plc (DDRL) a total of €408,000 for seven infringements of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) regarding data confidentiality, data integrity, and ...

Survey: Four in five consumers globally would use a biometric payment card

July 13th, 2021 (0)
More than four fifths of consumers (81%) worldwide are ready to use a biometric payment card and authenticate payments with their fingerprint rather than a PIN code, according to a survey commissioned by a biometric technology provider. The survey ...

EU hits pause on US digital levy to focus on global corporate tax plan

July 13th, 2021 (0)
The European Union has agreed to delay a corporate tax plan for the bloc following pressure from the U.S. administration and in a bid to facilitate a broader global tax deal, but EU member Ireland reiterated its criticisms of ...

Data protection: Commission adopts adequacy decisions for the UK

July 13th, 2021 (0)
  The Commission has today adopted two adequacy decisions for the United Kingdom – one under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the other for the Law Enforcement Directive. Personal data can now flow freely from the European ...

European stocks are expected to struggle for direction at the open on Tuesday

July 13th, 2021 (0)
European stocks are expected to struggle for direction at the open on Tuesday ahead of earnings reports from several big banks in the U.S. London’s FTSE is seen opening 5 points lower at 7,128, Germany’s DAX 1 point higher ...

About £114m of cryptocurrency has been seized by UK police

June 25th, 2021 (0)
Police make UK’s biggest ever cryptocurrency seizure as they confiscate £114m. The Metropolitan Police did not say which cryptocurrencies it had taken, or when the operation took place. About £114m of cryptocurrency has been seized by UK police as ...

Most emerging market currencies rose on Friday

June 25th, 2021 (0)
Most emerging market currencies rose on Friday, and were set for a strong finish to a week marked by several interest rate hikes across the space as well as waning fears over immediate policy tightening by the U.S. Federal ...

Check out how expensive your country is

June 23rd, 2021 (0)
Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, has published a data visualisation in order to easily compare data on consumer price levels in the European Union in 2020. Is food cheaper in your country than in other Member ...

European stocks hovered below record highs on Wednesday

June 23rd, 2021 (0)
European stocks hovered below record highs on Wednesday as inflation worries overshadowed data showing a rise in June business activity, while shares in French luxury good makers tumbled on the back of a ratings downgrade from HSBC. The pan-European ...
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