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myfisensemyfisenseOctober 14, 2021

The Managing Director, First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, has reiterated the commitment of the bank to continue supporting start-ups and innovators in the Fintech space by providing relevant data and infrastructure to enable them to scale appropriately. Adeduntan made the disclosure at a virtual meeting on the bank’s FinTech Summit 5.0 event […]

myfisensemyfisenseOctober 14, 2021

Russian President Vladimir Putin signaled tolerance of cryptocurrencies, which are drawing increasing scrutiny from regulators around the world amid fears they can be used for money laundering and criminal activity. Cryptocurrency “has the right to exist and can be used as a means of payment,” Putin said in an interview with CNBC that was posted on the […]

myfisensemyfisenseOctober 13, 2021

Jamie Dimon, JPMorgan Chase & Co chief executive, said on Monday at a conference that cryptocurrencies will be regulated by governments and that he personally thinks bitcoin is “worthless.” “No matter what anyone thinks about it, the government is going to regulate it. They are going to regulate it for (anti-money laundering) purposes, for (Bank […]

myfisensemyfisenseOctober 4, 2021

Grab has roped in Alex Hungate, the current chief executive at Singapore’s ground-handling and in-flight catering service firm SATS, as its next chief operating officer (COO). Hungate will begin his tenure at Grab on Jan 4, 2022. In a statement, Grab said that Hungate “is a proven operator with deep experience running businesses in our […]

myfisensemyfisenseOctober 1, 2021

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari announced on Friday that the ban on Twitter would be lifted, but only if the social media giant met certain conditions. The president disclosed this during his televised broadcast to Nigerians on the country’s 61st Independence Day anniversary. He acknowledged the fact that Twitter is used to disseminate information. Still, he warned about bad […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 29, 2021

Co-founder of Microsoft and philanthropist Bill Gates congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for launching the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission recently. He also mentioned that this digital health initiative will help India achieve its health goals. “Congratulations Narendra Modi on the national launch of Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission. This digital health infrastructure will help ensure equitable, […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 17, 2021

(Bloomberg) — Deutsche Bank AG Chief Executive Officer Christian Sewing apologized to the German Finance Ministry and the country’s top regulator for sharply-worded criticism by one of the firm’s research analysts, seeking to avoid tensions with two of its most important stakeholders ahead of elections this month. Analyst Jan Schildbach — in a note earlier […]

myfisensemyfisenseSeptember 10, 2021

Bank of Mexico Governor Alejandro Diaz de Leon’s comments suggests Mexico will not be following El Salvador any time soon in adopting the digital currency as parallel legal tender. Bitcoin is more like a means of barter than “evolved” fiat money, Mexico’s central bank chief said on Thursday, calling it a high-risk investment and a […]

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