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TPG’s dry power hits record, but profit falls

TPG reported a lower quarterly profit but collected more in investment management fees and saw the value of investments rise 2% in the September quarter. The third quarter has proven a punishing one […]

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Harriett Baldwin wins race to chair Treasury committee

Harriet Baldwin is the new head of the influential Treasury committee after winning an election among MPs. Lawmakers voted on who should run the group charged with holding the Treasury and City […]

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Cardstream Teams Up With Qi Digital To Support Digital Currencies

Payments gateway Cardstream has paired up with cryptocurrency firm Qi to help global merchants accept digital currencies. Cardstream, which processes card payments globally alongside local payment methods for certain geographies, says the […]

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Binance-FTX rescue deal slammed as ‘humiliation to decentralisation’ as crypto prices slump

Binance’s surprise buyout of rival crypto exchange FTX has tanked the price of bitcoin, drawn intense criticism from some corners of the crypto industry and is already prompting antitrust concerns. The mega-deal, which was […]

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New Zealand mosque mass shooter appeals nation’s only life sentence without parole – JURIST

A spokesperson for the New Zealand Court of Appeal Tuesday confirmed to news outlets that mass shooter Brenton Tarrant has filed to appeal his conviction and sentence of life imprisonment without parole […]

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Binance and FTX: What’s Going On at the Cryptocurrency Exchanges?

Binance and FTX – two of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges – are reportedly merging. Binance says it has signed a nonbinding agreement to buy FTX’s non-US unit to help cover a […]

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Goldman traders’ run of $100m days on course to match pre-crisis highs

Goldman Sachs’ dealmakers may be struggling, but its traders are on a hot streak. So far this year, the US banking giant’s markets unit has hauled in more than $100m on more days […]

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US Department of Justice unseals kidnapping charges against Haiti gang leaders – JURIST

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) Monday unsealed charges against seven leaders of five Haiti-based gangs for alleged kidnappings of US citizens in 2021 and 2022.Lanmo Sanjou and Jermaine Stephenson, alleged members […]

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Alantra to hire 50 after taking majority stake in tech start-up Deko Data

Mid-market investment bank Alantra is hiring a team of 60 people after acquiring a majority stake in a specialist data analytics and artificial intelligence start-up. The Madrid-headquartered bank, which has been steadily adding […]

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Human Rights advocacy groups call on nations to protect civilians from incendiary weapons – JURIST

In a report filed by Human Rights Watch (HRW) in conjunction with Harvard Law School’s International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC), the groups called for countries to address the risks and costs caused […]

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Hong Kong top court rejects government bid to appeal unauthorized assembly acquittals of pro-democracy activists – JURIST

The Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal (CFA) refused to grant leave to the government on Friday to appeal the acquittals of seven pro-democracy activists.The lower court overturned the activists’ convictions for […]

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One in Six Top Crypto Exchanges May Remain Unregulated, Says VASPnet and CCData

Many cryptocurrency exchanges (CEXs) that facilitate trades between users of various digital currencies have often come under fire for mismanaging money, or engaging in unlawful activity. Most famously, Bahamas-based exchange FTX collapsed […]

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Сryptocurrencies

DKK Partners FZE Secures Initial VARA Approval to Offer Virtual Asset Services in Dubai

DKK Partners FZE, a subsidiary of DKK Partners based in the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), has secured initial approval from the Dubai Virtual Assets Regulatory Authority (VARA) to offer virtual asset […]

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UN report alleges widespread human rights abuses in Sudan conflict – JURIST

The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCR) released a report Friday of thousands of incidents of human rights abuses it says have occurred during the ongoing conflict […]

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