Raffles Financial to acquire Alto Vencap | Taiwan News

SINGAPORE – Newsfile Corp. – September 17, 2021 – Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICHE) (FSE: 4VO) (OTCQX: RAFFF) (“RFG“or the”Society“) entered into a definitive share purchase agreement on September 15, 2021 (the”Share purchase contract“) to acquire all of the outstanding share capital of Alto Vencap Pte. Ltd. (“A V“), …

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EDITORIAL: Fighting fraud through education

Financial products and services have evolved rapidly, making the industry more complex, but the public has failed to keep pace. The lack of knowledge of people has led to disorder in the markets and mistrust of financial players, as well as fraud. Regulators are imposing stiff penalties on those who …

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International collaborations & COMEUP 2021

Korean startup First Face wins against U.S. giant Apple over patents, and content startup OGQ could acquire leading stock content company Getty Images. Korea Institute of Startups and Entrepreneurship and Turkish Presidency Investment Office sign MoU to boost investment and enable mutual support for startups. COMEUP 2021 opens pre-registrations for …

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Favorites emerge ahead of German federal elections

German voters will elect a new parliament next week. The outcome of the September 26 elections will decide who will succeed Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has ruled the country for 16 years. In addition to determining the next chancellor, the main issues of the election are economic policy in the …

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Celltrion’s monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19, regdanvimab (CT-P59) becomes the first authorized COVID-19 treatment approved by the Korean Ministry of Food and Pharmaceutical Safety (MFDS)

Approval Marks First Time Monoclonal Antibody Therapy For COVID-19 Receives Full Approval To Treat Patients With COVID-19 Approval includes an increase in the number of patients who can be treated with regdanvimab (CT-P59) for COVID-19 and a reduced time period for administration of treatment Celltrion continues discussions with global regulators …

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Why Washington Is Worried About Stablecoins

Stablecoins might be the most ironically named innovation of the cryptocurrency era, at least in the eyes of many regulators and policymakers in Washington. These digital currencies promise to maintain their value, which is usually tied to a government currency like the dollar or the euro, by relying on stable …

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Fed policy and Evergrande debt weigh on sentiment

Recap: European and emerging markets were mixed on Friday as investors and global traders assessed the prospect of a reduction in US Federal Reserve stimulus and the risks of a likely default from the Chinese real estate developer riddled with Evergrande debts. The SET index traded in a narrow range …

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® Seeks To Continue To Give HBCU A Financial Boost With Million Dollar One Day Campaign

Despite progress and national direction, historically black colleges and universities across the country still need public support. CHICAGO, September 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – For the fourth consecutive year, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® will devote a progressive objective to $ 1 million in 24 hours for their national …

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Thai VAT on online services entered into force

On September 1, 2021, Thailand’s VAT Law on Online Services came into effect. This law requires non-resident service providers and electronic platforms (with an income exceeding THB 1.8 million per year) to register for VAT, file VAT returns and remit VAT to the Department. Thai revenue (TRD) on a payment-only …

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Electric vehicles will experience substantial growth and infrastructure development will expand accordingly

Dublin, Sep 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The report “Thailand Automotive Outlook, 2021” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Thailand’s TIV fell 21.4% in 2020 from 2019. Sales are expected to increase 8.7% (year-on-year growth rate) in 2021 to reach 861,000 units. The commercial vehicle (CV) segment continues to dominate …

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Beijing Stock Exchange could be an alternative to SPAC listings by innovative Chinese tech companies, trade group says

A new stock exchange slated for Beijing could be a potential alternative for emerging Chinese tech companies that may consider going public through Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), especially as China is monitoring listings more closely. overseas in the sector, according to an influential trade group and market watchers. Unveiled …

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Cobo Comes to Polygon, Bringing DeFi to Institutional Investors

Cobo customers can now access the benefits of Polygon with seamless access to the best DeFi and Dapps platforms [DUBAI] Polygon, an Ethereum scaling platform that integrates millions into Web 3.0, today announces Cobo Custody, Asia’s leading custodian service provider, and Cobo Wallet, a centralized management platform of crypto and …

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Fitch Downgrades China Evergrande, Sees “Likely” Default

By Andrew Galbraith (Reuters) -Fitch Ratings lowered the ratings of China Evergrande Group and two of its subsidiaries on Wednesday, the latest in a series of downgrades targeting the real estate company amid concerns over its ability to restructure its massive debts. Regulators have warned that Evergrande’s liabilities of 1.97 …

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Internet giants catch fire in Korean echo of Chinese crackdown

(Bloomberg) – Kakao Corp. and Naver Corp. fell, set to record the biggest declines in years, after South Korean lawmakers warned the country’s internet giants against abusing their dominant market position in search of profits. Kakao, which runs Korea’s largest messaging and social media service, plunged more than 11%, on …

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Next step in IPOs for licensed P2P lending platforms

Next step in IPOs for licensed P2P lending platforms – Korea Times Finance 2021-09-04 09:22 Next step in IPOs for licensed P2P lending platforms Bank of England Together Funding, 8% are looking to go public earlier than their rivalsBy Park Jae-hyukLicensed peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms have started implementing various survival …

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Chinese credit beats Asian peers as Huarong worries fade

(Bloomberg) – Despite China’s regulatory crackdown on private companies and the China Evergrande group’s worsening woes, the nation was the place to go in Asia for corporate bond yields in August, and the optimism could persist. That’s because one of the worries hanging over the nation’s bond investors eased after …

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“Discussing Individual Data Sovereignty in the Age of Big Data”, Gyeonggi Province hosts International Data Sovereignty Forum in September

World’s premier international forum on individual “data sovereignty” Opening speech by Governor Lee Jaemyung, keynote lecture by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web National and international industry – universities – government experts on MyData and data sovereignty to discuss the role of users in the age of …

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don’t be afraid to explore new avenues

I am a data scientist of French origin who cut his teeth as a computer vision research engineer in Japan and later in my country of origin. Yet I write from an unlikely computer vision center: Stuttgart, Germany. But I’m not working on German automotive technology, as you might expect. …

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PrimeRevenue and IFS Capital Announce Strategic Partnership to Provide Supply Chain Finance Solutions in Southeast Asia

ATLANTA, August 24, 2021 / PRNewswire / – PrimeRevenue, Inc., the leading provider of technology-based working capital solutions, and IFS Capital Limited (“IFS Capital”) announce a new strategic partnership designed to meet the trade finance needs of large and medium-sized enterprises in the South East Asia. Supply chain finance is …

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Stocks stretch gains, hovering near record highs

Stocks gained on Tuesday, hovering near all-time highs as optimism about earnings and the economic reopening at least temporarily offset lingering concerns about the virus and monetary policy changes. The S&P 500 rose slightly. Major tech stocks including (AMZN) increased their gains and the Nasdaq outperformed to set an intraday …

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Regulators define sustainable finance initiatives

Strategic initiatives include the development of a sustainable finance taxonomy, the ESG data environment and sustainable finance products. The Thailand Sustainable Finance Task Force has identified five key strategic initiatives to promote sustainable finance across the financial sector. The working group includes the Office of Tax Policy, BOT (Bank of …

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Whelan and deal atop the ANZ bank ranks

Former ANZ chief Mike Smith’s greatest legacy has been his aggressive push into Asia. Hired by HSBC in 2007, Smith wanted to expand ANZ’s global presence and commissioned Whelan to develop the institutional bank. Loading Whelan was sent to Singapore at the height of the global financial crisis, when large …

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The case of mutual educational disarmament

August 21, 2021 ETREND OF THE CONOMISTS be big fans of education, which is perhaps not surprising considering how much they consume and the quality of their textbooks. Alfred Marshall, writing in 1873, hoped that education would help to erase the “distinction between workers and gentlemen”. Gary Becker of the …

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OneConnect announces that its management intends to increase its participation, demonstrating confidence in the prospects of its business

SHENZHEN, China, August 12, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – OneConnect Financial Technology Co., Ltd. (“OneConnect” or the “Company”) (NYSE: OCFT), a leading technology-as-a-service platform for financial institutions in China, today announced that it has been briefed by its President and CEO and certain other members of its management team of their …

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India, US see cash inflows after China crackdown

By Divya Chowdhury MUMBAI, Aug.11 (Reuters) – India, the United States and parts of other emerging markets have seen inflows of funds redirected from China as recent regulatory crackdowns in the world’s second-largest economy have spooked investors. markets, according to seasoned investor Mark Mobius. “I would say half the money …

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Chinese stock market set to increase earnings

(RTTNews) – The Chinese stock market advanced in two consecutive sessions, rallying more than 70 points or 2% along the way. The Shanghai Composite Index now sits just below the 3,530 point plateau and is called up again on Wednesday. Global forecasts for Asian markets are cautiously optimistic, largely supported …

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Kakaobank: foreigners rush where locals fear to step

The latest information on Korean business and finance Sign up for myFT Daily Digest for up-to-date Korean economic and financial news. KakaoBank, a Korean digital lender, is the latest company to explain the doctrinal divide between tech fans and investors with a focus on fundamentals. Enthusiasts believe that the high …

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Portable Ultrasonic Devices Market Research Report by Device Type, Application, End User, Region – Global Forecast to 2026

Portable Ultrasound Devices Market Research Report By Device Type (Wearable & Mobile), By Application (Cardiovascular, Gastric & Musculoskeletal), By End User, By Region (Americas, Asia Pacific & Europe, Middle East and Africa) – Global Forecast to 2026 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19 New York, Aug 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – …

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China’s summer of stock market turmoil: a timeline

(Bloomberg) – The overhaul of tutoring companies in China has triggered a few volatile weeks for both onshore and Hong Kong stock markets, leaving investors on edge. After heavy losses, traders are looking for what regulators might target next as Beijing tightens its grip on a range of sectors from …

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Overview of the Global Medical Polyoxymethylene Market to 2028

DUBLIN, August 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The report “Medical Polyoxymethylene Market Forecast to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Application” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets logo The global medical polyoxymethylene market was valued at US $ 61,542.14 thousand in 2019 and should …

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Pandora improves its financial forecast for 2021

Based on a strong performance in the second quarter of 2021 and a recently revised forecast for the rest of the year, Pandora is improving its financial forecast for 2021. Organic growth expectations are increased to “16% -18%”, instead of “above 12%” and EBIT margin expectations are increased to “23% …

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Burn Market Report 2021 – Focus on the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Spain, Italy and the United Kingdom

Dublin, 03 August 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The drug pipelines “Burn – Market Insights, Competitive Landscape and Market Forecast – 2026” have been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This “Burn – Market Overview, Competitive Landscape and Market Forecast-2026” report provides an in-depth understanding of Burn and the historical and forecast trends …

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Global Folding Bikes Market Research Report (2020 to 2026)

Dublin, Aug 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The report “Folding Bikes Market Research Report by Product Type, Application, Region – Global Forecast to 2026 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19” a been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global folding bicycle market size was estimated at USD 462.82 million in 2020 and …

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Tourism dependent economies face second summer Covid crisis

Emerging tourism-dependent economies that were already struggling before the pandemic with strained finances and inflated debt are bearing the cost of their second consecutive collapse of the summer season as the spread of the coronavirus pushes visitors away. In the first five months of this year, global international arrivals were …

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