Friday Aug 22
US dollar rises to 11-month high
The dollar reached an 11-month high against the euro after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cited jobs gains made during the five years of economic recovery while noting slack remains in the U.S. labor market.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Registered BDCs To Become Money Transfer Agents
The Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Godwin Emefiele Friday said registered Bureau de Change operators in the country will be allowed to become agents for the Western Union and other money transfer companies for inward and outbound money transfers services.
Brian Fox Joins Prepay Nation to Lead Activities in Canada
Berwyn, PA , August 15, 2014 -- Prepay Nation, a leading provider of cross-border micro-value and prepaid mobile airtime transfers, has welcomed Western Union veteran and innovator Brian Fox to their team.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Corporate activities: Western Union announces 8th weekly winner
Western Union has announced the winner for the eighth weekly winner of its 'Money Double' scheme launched to commemorate its 20th anniversary.
Western Union launches mobile money transfer service with MTN in the Ivory Coast
Western Union has announced the launch of a new mobile money transfer service in the Ivory Coast in partnership with the MTN Group.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
South Jersey Couple Scammed of $72,000 By Telephone Con Man
Police in Evesham, NJ are warning of a phone scam that cost one elderly couple $72,000 of their savings.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Western Union Expands Collaboration with MTN Group; Launches Mobile...
The new offering increases the breadth of Western Union's payout options in Agent locations throughout the country.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
How to cut the costs of sending money abroad
Banks are siphoning millions of pounds a year from British households that send money abroad by applying hidden fees in poor exchange rates.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Cleveland: Booming in more ways than Lebron
Down the street from Jake Orville's office in downtown Cleveland, you can hear the cutting of steel gears from a nearly 100-year-old manufacturer of machinery parts.
Finextra Research news
Calling B.S On Banking The Unbanked - community blog from Ketharaman Swaminathan
Financial inclusion, banking the unbanked - call it what you will but, in a nutshell, the gist of these initiatives can be expressed as follows: People wish to borrow money only from banks; people wish to deposit their savings only in banks.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
That notice you got in the mail may be part of a DEA sting
The pro-pot movement may have been freaked by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's nabbing of Canuck marijuana seed entrepreneur Marc Emery, but inhale deeply - the worst may be yet to come.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Following the money trail to stop paedophiles
While creditcard payments for child porn on the Internet have plummeted, huge amounts of material have moved underground.