Category: Banking

Realme 5 Pro preview: Sony’s 48MP IMX586 comes to the budget segment

We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more. All of the power Realme is betting on Sony’s 48MP IMX586 camera module as the differentiator on its latest budget phone. Realme burst onto the scene in India just 15 months ago, and it’s already releasing its twelfth device in the country. That…

N26 has actually rolled out a brand-new tool and officially left beta in the United States

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Banking subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. Following a limited beta launch in the US last month that allowed 100,000 users to sign up and access its product, N26 has now rolled out its services…

Realme XT review: Beating Xiaomi at its own game

We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more. First Realme has managed to launch a 64MP phone ahead of Xiaomi in India, and that’s a big deal. Realme has transformed India’s budget segment. Before it burst onto the scene last year, it was inconceivable that any other brand would be able…

The growing market of online alternative and nonbank home loan financing

Since the 2008 financial crisis, legacy banks have witnessed a decrease in their share of the banking market. The ability of nonbanks to leverage digital technology has allowed them to meet customers’ efficiency and convenience demands through online services. Nonbanks are part of the digital mortgage lending ecosystem Business Insider Intelligence Without having to adhere…

Plaid announces tactical financial investment from Mastercard and Visa

When Plaid announced its $250 million Series C investment last year, it left out a couple of key investors. Today it revealed that Mastercard and Visa quietly participated in the round. For a company like Plaid, which builds APIs to enable customers to access their bank accounts inside applications in a seamless way, having the…

White House withdraws plan to cut foreign aid: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House will not move forward with plans to cut billions of dollars in foreign aid, U.S. officials said on Thursday, after an outcry from Congress about what was seen as an attempt to sidestep lawmakers’ authority over government spending. FILE PHOTO: A worker is seen as the first consignment of…

Bond rates dip on German budget as stocks await ECB

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bond yields climbed and a gauge of world stock markets recovered from previous lows to trade flat on Tuesday, as uncertainty grew over the mix of stimulus the European Central Bank will add to boost a slumping economy this week amid fresh signs global growth was slowing. FILE PHOTO: Traders work…

Trade woes to shave 0.3%from U.S. GDP by 2020: congressional budget plan experts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Higher trade barriers, including President Donald Trump’s tariffs, are slowing the U.S. economy and cutting household income, congressional budget experts warned on Wednesday, as Trump heads toward a 2020 election showdown with Democrats. FILE PHOTO: Sea gulls sit on a lamppost beside shipping containers stacked at the Paul W. Conley Container Terminal…

Assist your workers love this collaboration tool

Image: Pexels By Mashable Brand X and Eko2019-08-16 15:09:06 UTC A business only works as well as its employees do, and that means the success of an organization hinges on how well its employees collaborate. To work together efficiently and effectively, employees need to be empowered with the right tools. If you work in a…

BSP streamlines guidelines for voluntary surrender of licenses – BusinessWorld Online

THE Monetary Board (MB) has approved streamlined guidelines on the voluntary surrender of banking licenses. In a statement, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said the enhanced guidelines approved by its policy-making body will cover banks that plan to proceed to voluntary dissolution and liquidation or those who intent keep their corporate or cooperative life…