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Inflows into cryptocurrency funds and products have already hit a record $4.2 billion for the first quarter, reflecting growing institutional investor interest, CoinShares data showed. Today, Ohpen announces the addition of Leni Boeren to its supervisory board. Boeren will join Leonard van Loon and Michel Vrolijk to supervise Ohpen’s international growth as it brings its cloud-native combined savings, investment and lending platform to the market. Boeren continues to hold non-executive board seats for, amongst others, Air France–KLM and Tata Steel Nederland. A cloud based high-touch execution management system, the web application is a workflow solution and trading platform now available to banks and brokers. The chargeback specialist for financial institutions and sister company of Chargebacks911, Fi911, has launched a new report to support FIs in their preparation for full PSD2’s Strong Customer Authentication enforcement. Multiply AI, the UK’s first fully-automated financial adviser app, today announced it has partnered with digital mortgage broker Mojo to provide the first end-to-end digital advice app free of charge for first-time home buyers.
Das said the existing world order, global value chains, labor, and capital movements across the globe have been dented. RBI Governor further claimed that the coronavirus pandemic has represented our economic and financial system ‘s largest test of resilience and robustness. The new RBI initiatives seek to accelerate a cyclical turnaround in economic activity at a time when COVID-19 has struck the world along with other calamities, causing poverty and endangering thousands of people’s lives and livelihoods. According to Shaktikanta Das, COVID may result in higher non-performing assets and capital erosion of banks. Local governments deposited money at the lender to escape negative interest rates at their usual banks. Be the first to know when the JofA publishes breaking news about tax, financial reporting, auditing, or other topics. Select to receive all alerts or just ones for the topic that interest you most.
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Four months into the job, Ellis said he’s working to make local connections. He and his agents have begun reach out to local businesses, and he’s compiling a comprehensive list of banks — to include small community ones — and their leaders. Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, announced today the acquisition of Synapsys, its long-time partner located in Cape Town, South Africa that specialises in distributing Acronis Cyber Protection Solutions through the service provider channel. Marking the latest move in the company’s accelerated growth plan, it is Acronis’ fourth acquisition in the past 18 months. The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Isabel Guzman as head of the Small Business Administration, as the Biden administration reportedly prepares to unveil plans to raise corporate taxes. Shares of Sundial Growers Inc. undefined surged 3.9% in premarket trading Monday, after the Canada-based cannabis company announced an agreement with SAF Group to form a joint venture, SunStream Bancorp Inc. The 50/50 JV will generate investment opportunities in the cannabis industry, by providing exposure to debt, equity and hybrid investments.
Sundial’s stock has soared 183.9% over the past three months, while the Cannabis ETF undefined has climbed 69.8% and the S&P 500 undefined has gained 6.7%. DraftKings Inc. undefined announced Tuesday the pricing of its upsized $1.1 billion private offering of convertible senior notes, which will pay 0% interest and mature on March 15, 2028. On Monday, the digital sports gaming company said it was planning a $1.0 billion convertible debt offering. The company said the initial conversion rate of the notes is 10.5430 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount of notes, which is the equivalent of $94.85 a share, which is 40% above Monday’s stock closing price of $67.75. The notes will not be redeemable, at DraftKings’s election, before March 15, 2025. DraftKings’s stock, which rose 1.1% in premarket trading, has rallied 25.9% over the past three months, while the S&P 500 undefined has tacked on 7.2%.
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NEFT This plan launched to ensure continuity of critical services like National Electronic Funds Transfer , Real Time Gross Settlement , e-Kuber for government transactions, and so on. The BCP ensures that all critical functions of the financial system continue to be available to individuals, businesses, and governments under all circumstances. Central Bank RBI has created a team of 37 officials comprising key personnel from essential functions like debt management, reserve management, monetary operations, and 113 officials from service providers, and moved them to a hotel near the primary data center . The central bank’s DC runs critical systems that operate payments across different segments. Typically, around 600 personnel of third-party service providers are deployed at DCs for various IT and non-IT services, apart from 60 officials from the bank. As per the plan, the RBI team and hotel staff isolated to ensure their safety and health.RBI made similar arrangements at other DCs to run systems with the maximum services possible.
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The MPC has agreed to slash the policy repo rate by 115 base points cumulatively. Worst Health & Economic Crisis in 100 years Says RBI Governor The RBI Governor claimed that this is the worst health and economic crisis of the last 100 years with unparalleled negative impacts on employment, production, and well-being.
Separately, Ford affirmed its 2021 financial guidance, but said results for the year could be negatively impacted if the current semiconductor shortage extends through the first half of the year. Ford’s stock has run up 46.0% over the past three months through Monday, while shares of rival General Motors Co. undefined have climbed 39.9% and the S&P 500 undefined has gained 7.2%.
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The central bank also asked other banks to put in place BCPs to prevent any disruptions of services. Reserve bank of India extended the regulatory restrictions on Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative Bank Bank by another three months. The central bank also added that it has been in talks with various authorities for the quick sale of securities and recoveries of loans. The validity of the directive dated 23 September 2019, stands modified from 23 March 2020 to 22 June 2020. RBI imposed restrictions on PMC bank under Section 35A of the Banking Regulation Act.
This creates an opportunity for CPAs to provide calm guidance for stressed clients. The SBA expects to begin accepting Shuttered Venue Operators Grant applications early next month, an agency spokesperson confirmed. The SBA also released an updated pre-application checklist clarifying the requirements for applicants to submit audited financial statements and single audits. The SBA extended deferral periods for all disaster loans, including those made through the COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan program. With the deferral, small businesses that received a COVID-19 EIDL loan won’t have to make a first payment on the loan until next year. In a letter dated March 15, the AICPA asked for IRS guidance on how S corporations and partnerships should treat tax-exempt income from PPP loan forgiveness, especially when it occurs during a different tax period. S-Corp Federal Tax Filing DatesThe S corporation has a responsibility to file an informational income tax return and other IRS forms each year.
National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development has infused Rs.1.46 lakh crore in the rural banking system during the current fiscal. The bank stated that it had given Rs.66,397 crore in short-term credit and Rs.6,704 crore in long-term credit to rural cooperative banks. Regional rural banks have availed Rs.14,141 crore in short-term credit and Rs.8,417 crore in long-term credit.
Brisbane’s bid to host the 2032 summer Olympics got the backing of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday, who told the International Olympic Committee all levels of government were firmly behind the candidacy. Veteran quarterback and Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady said on Friday he has agreed a deal to extend his contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, with U.S. media reporting he had signed through the 2022 season. The Atlantic 10 Conference is looking into an incident where a security guard restrained a member of the St. Bonaventure University athletic department on Sunday, The Buffalo News reported. Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS. This quick guide walks you through the process of adding the Journal of Accountancy as a favorite news source in the News app from Apple.
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The first mandate of the JV is to form a special opportunities fund, with commitments from third party limited partnerships with an initial commitment of $100 million from Sundial. “SunStream will enable Sundial to remain focused on our core operations, while leveraging the strength of SAF’s private equity and credit investment expertise on a global scale,” said Sundial Chief Executive Zach George.
Amazon CTO Werner Vogels told Yahoo Finance that the company’s army of data center employees deserve credit for ensuring some of the biggest websites in the world stayed online during the beginning of the pandemic. It’s an idea designed to make it easier for first home buyers to break into the market. There has been a positive sign that households and businesses are starting to get back on their feet after the painful COVID-19 recession. Australian buy now, pay later giant Afterpay has accelerated its global growth by launching its first push into Europe. Two months after a bombshell story about a leaked Donald Trump phone call, the newspaper that ran it has made a stunning admission.
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Also, other small finance banks have obtained long-term refinance of Rs.37,895 crore. Short-term refinance is essentially production credit, and long-term refinance aimed at supporting sectors like dairy, poultry, fishery, farm mechanization, irrigation, and non-farm sectors, etc. Ford Motor Co. undefined announced Tuesday plans to offer $2 billion in convertible senior notes due 2026, in a private placement to qualified institutional buyers. The notes will be converted to cash, Ford stock or a combination of both, at Ford’s election. The initial conversion rate of the notes have not yet been determined.
Shares ended the day broadly flat despite news of further support measures that boosted travel stocks. Australia’s longest serving finance Minister has been elected the new head of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development .
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The prototype of the Starship spacecraft, created by SpaceX for interplanetary flights, successfully completed its first test flight, space.com reported on Wednesday. Strong exports and upbeat data for the first two months of the year are setting up China for a buoyant 2021, says UBS. GoPro Inc. undefined announced the launch of its revamped mobile app, Quik, on Tuesday. The new app allows users to grab photos and videos from any camera or phone, add it to the private “Mural” feed and share with others.
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Quik is free to download, but subscriptions are either $1.99 per month or $9.99 per year. Subscribers who pay $49.99 per year will also get discounts on GoPro cameras and accessories, as well as other perks. GoPro shares has soared 544% over the past year while the S&P 500 index undefined is up 66.7% for the period. Democratic U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday proposed an increase of $12 billion in the country’s foreign affairs budget, hoping to prod President Joe Biden to boost funding for diplomacy after years of flat spending. Senators Chris Murphy and Chris Van Hollen and Representatives David Cicilline and Ami Bera said the 20% spending increase would enhance the country’s ability to compete with China, prevent another pandemic and fight climate change.
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- Some European countries suspended the use of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine and “that should diminish the crude demand outlook in the short term,” said Edward Moya, senior analyst at Oanda.
- Local governments deposited money at the lender to escape negative interest rates at their usual banks.
- The central bank also added that it has been in talks with various authorities for the quick sale of securities and recoveries of loans.
- The pandemic has been especially hard on the neighborhood, but there are recent signs the popular shopping district may be on the mend as lower rents attract fresh interest.
- It’s an idea designed to make it easier for first home buyers to break into the market.
Three environmental groups filed a false advertising complaint against Chevron with the Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday, alleging that the U.S. oil major has overstated its investment in renewable energy and actions to curb greenhouse gas emissions. Alaska, Florida, Montana, Nevada, and Puerto Rico have joined a lawsuit filed by Texas and others against Google, which accuse it of breaking antitrust law to boost its already dominant online advertising business, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said on Tuesday. The recent trading frenzy around GameStop Corp and other so-called “meme” stocks highlights shortcomings and challenges in the U.S. markets as retail investors become a bigger presence, exchange leaders said on Tuesday. SmartStream Technologies, the financial Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions provider today announce the expansion of its Innovation Lab, with the recent opening of its new workspace in Mariahilfer Strasse in Vienna, Austria.
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Rogers-Shaw merger could mean higher prices for consumers, experts warn Money Mar 15 Some say the deal will facilitate 5G investment in Western Canada, others warn of rising wireless prices. He said he doesn’t believe that a renewed focus on financial fraud and public corruption will harm the FBI investigations into violent crimes and street gangs, which is still a large problem on the Peninsula. Two agents were moved from Norfolk to Newport News in recent weeks, Ellis said, adding that he shifted another from violent crime investigations to government corruption cases. The Peninsula office has three crime analysts, he said, up from one two years ago. After growing up in New Hampshire and studying psychology and ocean engineering at the University of New Hampshire, Ellis landed a job at Vanguard investments.