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Russia mulls using yuan & euro instead of US dollar for external loans in 2020

RUSSIA MULLS USING YUAN & EURO INSTEAD OF US DOLLAR FOR EXTERNAL LOANS IN 2020

Further turning away from the greenback, Russia is eyeing the yuan and the euro as currencies for Eurobonds next year, Russian Finance...

The affordable HTC Exodus 1s puts a full Bitcoin node in your pocket

THE AFFORDABLE HTC EXODUS 1S PUTS A FULL BITCOIN NODE IN YOUR POCKET

If you're into cryptocurrencies, then you may be interested in the HTC Exodus 1s, a smartphone with a built-in hardware wallet that's...

 
 
 
European tourist arrivals in Thailand are anticipated to go down by 1.5% for the first eight months of 2019

EUROPEAN TOURIST ARRIVALS IN THAILAND ARE ANTICIPATED TO GO DOWN BY 1.5% FOR THE FIRST EIGHT MONTHS OF 2019

European tourist arrivals in Thailand are anticipated to go down by 1.5% for the first eight months of this year compared to last year,...

Mario Kart Tour Guide: How To Get More Rubies

MARIO KART TOUR GUIDE: HOW TO GET MORE RUBIES

Like any freemium mobile game these days, Mario Kart Tour uses several different forms of currency for unlocking new drivers, accessing...

 
 
 
U.S. And China Agree On Partial Trade Deal

U.S. AND CHINA AGREE ON PARTIAL TRADE DEAL

President Donald Trump said the phase-1 deal covers agricultural purchases, currency and intellectual property.

Exodus from Facebook's Libra digital currency as Visa, Mastercard and other backers quit

EXODUS FROM FACEBOOK'S LIBRA DIGITAL CURRENCY AS VISA, MASTERCARD AND OTHER BACKERS QUIT

 
 
 
Pegging Libra just to the $ could soothe regulators, a16z says

PEGGING LIBRA JUST TO THE $ COULD SOOTHE REGULATORS, A16Z SAYS

What if Libra wasn't backed by a basket of international currencies, but only the dollar? Regulatory pushback to the Facebook-led cryptocurrency...

What is a Coin Rush in Mario Kart tour?

WHAT IS A COIN RUSH IN MARIO KART TOUR?

Mario Kart Tour comes jam packed with a dizzying array of currencies, subscriptions, tours, and courses, and not all of them are fully...

 
 
 
'It's a lovefest!' Trump announces ‘substantial' partial US-China trade deal on agriculture, intellectual property, & finance

'IT'S A LOVEFEST!' TRUMP ANNOUNCES ‘SUBSTANTIAL' PARTIAL US-CHINA TRADE DEAL ON AGRICULTURE, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, & FINANCE

The US and China have reached a “very substantial phase one” deal, US President Donald Trump has declared. Tariffs due to take effect...

China is reportedly weighing a currency pact in return for tariff suspensions as US trade talks kick off

CHINA IS REPORTEDLY WEIGHING A CURRENCY PACT IN RETURN FOR TARIFF SUSPENSIONS AS US TRADE TALKS KICK OFF

China is considering a partial trade deal with the US, which could include a currency pact, according to Bloomberg. Citing people familiar...

 
 
 
Deal on currency and Huawei? Speculations on US-China trade talks rock markets

DEAL ON CURRENCY AND HUAWEI? SPECULATIONS ON US-CHINA TRADE TALKS ROCK MARKETS

As trade talks between the US and China unfold in Washington, a series of conflicting news reports have thrown markets into confusion,...

'Countries will only want control': Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak warns governments will stifle crypto grow through heavy regulation

'COUNTRIES WILL ONLY WANT CONTROL': APPLE CO-FOUNDER STEVE WOZNIAK WARNS GOVERNMENTS WILL STIFLE CRYPTO GROW THROUGH HEAVY REGULATION

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is concerned how global governments will regulate cryptocurrencies going forward. While speaking at...

 
 
 
Vanguard is looking to break banks' stronghold on the $6 trillion currency market with a new blockchain platform

VANGUARD IS LOOKING TO BREAK BANKS' STRONGHOLD ON THE $6 TRILLION CURRENCY MARKET WITH A NEW BLOCKCHAIN PLATFORM

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Fintech Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you...

PayPal becomes first member to leave Facebook's Libra Association

PAYPAL BECOMES FIRST MEMBER TO LEAVE FACEBOOK'S LIBRA ASSOCIATION

U.S. payments processor PayPal said it was leaving Libra Association, the entity managing the Facebook-led effort to build global digital...

 
 
 
PayPal becomes first company to drop out of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency

PAYPAL BECOMES FIRST COMPANY TO DROP OUT OF FACEBOOK'S LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY

Vanguard is reportedly testing a platform to compete with banks in the $6 trillion-a-day currency market

VANGUARD IS REPORTEDLY TESTING A PLATFORM TO COMPETE WITH BANKS IN THE $6 TRILLION-A-DAY CURRENCY MARKET

Vanguard Group is testing a blockchain-powered platform that would allow asset managers to trade currencies without using major banks...

 
 
 
Goldman Sachs says $4 billion flowed out of Hong Kong to Singapore because of the protests

GOLDMAN SACHS SAYS $4 BILLION FLOWED OUT OF HONG KONG TO SINGAPORE BECAUSE OF THE PROTESTS

REUTERS/Bobby Yip Protests in Hong Kong have raged on for months. Investors in the city are getting spooked and are taking their money...

Russia bets on China with major yuan boost in its foreign currency reserves

RUSSIA BETS ON CHINA WITH MAJOR YUAN BOOST IN ITS FOREIGN CURRENCY RESERVES

The share of yuan-denominated assets among Russia's gold and foreign exchange reserves has climbed to 14.2 percent of the country's...

 
 
 
Russia dumps half its US dollar holdings, while boosting gold, yuan & euro share of forex reserves

RUSSIA DUMPS HALF ITS US DOLLAR HOLDINGS, WHILE BOOSTING GOLD, YUAN & EURO SHARE OF FOREX RESERVES

Russia has halved the US currency share from its international reserves in one year, opting instead to increase gold, yuan and euro...

Delta baggage handler charged with stealing $250,000 at JFK Int'l Airport

DELTA BAGGAGE HANDLER CHARGED WITH STEALING $250,000 AT JFK INT'L AIRPORT

According to federal authorities, a Delta Airlines baggage handler has been arrested on charges of stealing over $250,000 in cash from...