Archive | September, 2017

“Business as Usual”: Citizenship by Investment Unit Continues Processing Applications for Citizenship Despite Island’s Challenges

27 Sep
Citizenship by Investment

ROSEAU, Commonwealth of Dominica, September 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Owing to the rigorous processes that have been established over years of refinement, the Unit has had minimal disturbance to the processing of applications, and continues to provide the product that has been widely acclaimed as the world’s best citizenship by investment programme. Prime Minister of Dominica, Dr Roosevelt Skerrit, has […]

Gibraltar Prepares For Regulation Of Cryptocurrency Exchanges And ICOs

26 Sep
HMS Somerset at Gibraltar

On Friday, the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission released a warning about investment in token offerings (ICOs). Presently, the supervisory agency is weighing legal guidelines for the crowdfunding mechanism. In January 2018, the GFSC will institute a regulatory framework for firms that manage others’ assets using distributed ledger technology. On September 22, 2017, the Gibraltar Financial […]

Asia Pacific Offshore Wind Energy Market to See Exponential Growth Through 2025

25 Sep
Offshore Wind Energy Market

According to a report released by Transparency Market Research, the offshore wind energy market in Asia Pacific was valued at $8.96 billion in 2017, and it is projected to increase to $60.2 billion by 2025, at a strong CAGR of 22.4 percent. It was also found that the market is fragmented, with almost every subsector […]

Cyberport and Hong Kong Monetary Authority lead Hong Kong’s largest FinTech Delegation to London

19 Sep
Hong Kong Monetary Authority - Tech, Processor, Computers, Motherboard, Technology

HONG KONG, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Hong Kong Cyberport (Cyberport) and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) bring the largest FinTech delegation to London from 19 to 21 September to expand partnership network for FinTech industry players between the two cities. This is part of the annual ICT delegation co-organised by Cyberport and the Hong Kong Information Technology […]

Safe Harbor and CanPay Launch Statewide Cannabis Banking in Hawaii

13 Sep
Cannabis Banking in Hawaii

In an Unprecedented Move, Banking Partners and Regulators Come Together to Provide Access to Financial Services for Cannabis Businesses LITTLETON, Colo., Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CanPay, the first legitimate debit payment solution for the cannabis industry, and Safe Harbor Private Banking, the leading compliant banking program for cannabis businesses, today announced banking services and cashless payments are available […]

Global Currency Exchange Software Market

11 Sep
global currency exchange software

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — About Currency Exchange Software Currency exchange software is a solution used to exchange currencies and sell and buy e-currencies. It manages every step from sign up to automatic pay-out. The software facilitates the purchase and sale of foreign currency. The software has highly-customizable features and compliance functionality. It features a […]

Asian outbound investment into global real estate continues to grow

05 Sep
Global real estate

Asian Investors Continue to Favor Big Ticket Deals and Diverse Geographic Mix When Deploying Capital into Global Real Estate London, New York, Hong Kong the Leading Global Destinations for Asian Investors Global real estate continues to serve as an attractive asset class for investors, with Asian outbound investment into the sector posting significant year-on-year gains […]