Сryptocurrencies

Behind the Idea: Giving to Services

ESG (environmental, social and governance) has become a top priority for those in the blockchain and crypto spheres. Having historically had a bad impact on the environment, organisations in these spaces and […]

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Finance

Vanguard exit from $66tn net-zero coalition could trigger ‘domino effect’, ESG expert warns

Vanguard’s sudden exit from the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative could prompt other US fund groups to walk away, a leading ESG expert has warned. The $8.1tn passives giant confirmed on 7 […]

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Germany arrests 25 members of Qanon-aligned terrorist organisation for allegedly planning coup – JURIST

The German Office of the Federal Prosecutor (Generalbundesanwalt) Wednesday arrested 25 suspected members and supporters of an unnamed terrorist organisation who allegedly planned to “overcome the existing state order in Germany” through […]

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WOO Network Develops Real-Time Reporting for Digital Assets

WOO Network develops live self-reporting dashboard aimed at making crypto exchanges more transparent. WOO Network is launching a real-time reporting tool for its assets and liabilities to cultivate transparency among its digital […]

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Finance

Barclays has promoted 85 new managing directors — here are the names

Barclays has promoted 85 managing directors within its corporate and investment bank, the same number as last year despite tougher times for dealmakers. The UK lender unveiled its new managing directors, a […]

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Detained WNBA star Brittney Griner released from detention in Russia – JURIST

US President Joe Biden announced early Thursday morning that detained WNBA player Brittney Griner was released from Russian detention as part of a prisoner exchange. Griner was imprisoned for 10 months following […]

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Finance

FTX collapse sparks calls for SEC to take legal action against crypto exchanges

Pressure is mounting on the Securities and Exchange Commission to step up enforcement of key hubs of the crypto industry after the collapse of FTX last month. FTX’s bankruptcy put the focus on crypto […]

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Finance

Ex-Barclays chair Makram Azar’s Spac to take MNG Airlines public in $676m deal

The blank cheque company set up by the former chair of European banking at Barclays has signed a deal to take logistics and transport company, MNG Airlines public. The special purpose acquisition company called […]

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Finance

Oil giants green lit $166bn of new investments despite net zero engagement

Top investors hoping to do good by engaging with oil and gas giants are at risk of falling short of their own net zero commitments, a leading think tank has warned, as […]

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Ghana passes law criminalising identifying as LGBTQ+ – JURIST

The Parliament of Ghana passed a bill Wednesday that makes it illegal to identify as LGBTQ+ in Ghana. The Promotion of Proper Human Sexual Rights and Ghanaian Family Values Bill 2021 states […]

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Сryptocurrencies

Bitget Reaches 20 Million Users As Spot Trading Volumes Grow by Nearly 100%

Although many have labelled 2023 as a down year for fintech, not all fintechs experienced this – case and point: Bitget. The cryptocurrency exchange and web3 company has shared that its spot […]

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Digital Assets and Electronic Trade Documents Focus of Law Commission Draft Legislation

The Law Commission, the statutory independent body constantly reviewing the law of England and Wales and offering recommendations for change, has launched a call for evidence to inform its project on private […]

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At least 16 Northern Ireland Troubles inquests to fall short of Legacy Act deadline – JURIST

At least sixteen inquests into deaths that occurred during the Northern Ireland Troubles will not be completed by the deadline set out in the Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Act 2023, […]

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