Revolut Adds 11 Cryptocurrencies to Its Trading Offerings

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The Dip in These 3 Stocks Is a ‘Buying Opportunity,’ Say Analysts

The investing game is rarely plain sailing. While no doubt investors would like the choices that make up their portfolio to always go up, the reality is more complicated. There are periods when even shares of the world’s most successful companies have been on a downward trajectory for one reason or another. While it’s no fun watching a stock you own drift to the bottom, any savvy investor knows that if the company’s fundamentals are sound to begin with, the pullback is often a gift in disguise.

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Paying rent with a personal loan: What to know

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If you’ve fallen behind on rent, a personal loan can help you catch up. Learn how to find the best rates and repayment terms on your personal loan. (iStock)

Millions of Americans lost their jobs during the pandemic and a recent poll found that many of them are now struggling to pay rent. The poll found that over 30% of households have used up most or all of their savings, and 19% are struggling to pay their rent.  

Depending on where you live, the consequences for not paying your rent can be severe. That’s why some borrowers consider

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Insurance industry can’t go it alone in the new normal

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Partnerships between insurers and firms operating in the tech sector have made headlines more frequently over the past few months. Recent ones have included Aon collaborating with Nayms on a cryptocurrency pilot, Sompo International working with Flock on commercial drone solutions, and Blink partnering with Allianz Partners to roll out a travel disruption insurance platform, to name a few.

These types of collaborations are nothing new and have been around in the industry for many years now, as insurtechs have gained a foothold in insurance and have become seen as partners more than direct competitors to incumbents. However, experts predict

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Maybank: SME Digital Financing hits RM1b loan approvals in six months

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KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) said its newly-launched SME Digital Financing has approved RM1 billion of financing, benefitting more than 8,200 small and medium enterprises (SMEs), of which 85% or 6,950 are start-ups and microenterprises.

In a statement, the bank said all applications that were eligible for instant decisions received approval and disbursements in less than five minutes.

“Maybank SME Digital Financing was introduced last September at the height of the pandemic with two objectives in mind. First, to provide quick and hassle-free financing to SMEs during this critical period when liquidity is crucial.

“Secondly, we wanted

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Pramerica Life Insurance appoints Ms. Kalpana Sampat as the new MD & CEO

Ms. Kalpana Sampat, a seasoned business leader with over three and a half decades of profound experience, has been appointed as the Managing Director & CEO of Pramerica Life Insurance Limited, with effect from April 09, 2021. Prior to this appointment, she was the Chief Operating Officer for the Company.

Ms. Kalpana Sampat is one of the most influential leader in financial services sector in India, and her appointment at the top position, is an important milestone. Currently, she is one, of the only three women CEOs in life insurance sector in India, where the executive suite is still a

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Coinbase gears up for historic listing

Coinbase is the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the United States and lists about 50 cryptocurrencies for trading. Photo: Chesnot/Getty Images

Cryptocurrency trading platform Coinbase is on course to make history as the first major crypto company to go public, paving the way to legitimise an industry marred with distrust from regulators and traditional investors. 

Coinbase is the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the United States and lists about 50 cryptocurrencies for trading. 

It is due to list on the Nasdaq (^IXIC) on Wednesday 14 April with a valuation that could run in excess of $90bn (£66bn).

The company will not issue

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