Fantasy Invest Received a Seed Round From Angel Band

04 Jun
Fantasy Invest

The angel investor group picked Fantasy Invest out of 150 startups participating in the EMERGE conference WALNUT, Calif., June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Fantasy Invest, an innovative stock game aimed at the U.S. 18-34 demographic, received a €50 000 seed round from Angel Band during EMERGE, the biggest startup conference in Eastern Europe.  “I’m excited about this partnership,” said Michael Gavrilov, […]

Blockchain Center partners with FinTech School to bolster Blockchain training in Miami

03 Jun
Blockchain training in Miami

Blockchain Center and FinTech School partner to leverage e-learning through a unique partnership that addresses workforce shortage in the Blockchain industry. MIAMI, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, June 4, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — June 3, 2020 (Miami, FL) Blockchain is shaping the future of finance and global banking through technology. Recognizing an opportunity to provide workforce acceleration programming […]

The “High 5s”: A Strategic Vision and Results that are Transforming Africa

31 May
Blue Nile Falls, Tis Issat, Ethiopia, Africa

For the past ten years, Africa has recorded some of the world’s strongest rates of economic growth. At the same time, many African economies continue to function at well below their full potential. Structural transformation is needed to create more jobs, reduce poverty and accomplish sustainable development objectives. The African Development Bank’s (www.AfDB.org) High 5 […]

SpaceX Launches Two U.S. Astronauts into Orbit Aboard Crew Dragon Capsule

30 May
SpaceX

Artist’s impression of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule docking with the International Space Station. Credit: SpaceX National Space Society Lauds Groundbreaking Launch of a Crewed Commercial Spacecraft from U.S. Soil WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, May 30, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — The National Space Society applauds the successful launch of two Americans to the International Space Station—the first from […]

Tale of Two Crisises: Billionaires Gain as Workers Feel Pandemic Pain

29 May
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Nation’s Billionaires See Net Worth Jump $434B in First Two Months of Pandemic WASHINGTON—America’s billionaires flew far ahead financially even as the rest of America was locked down during the first two months of the coronavirus pandemic, a new report by Americans for Tax Fairness (ATF) and the Institute for Policy Studies – Program on […]

Tech and ESG are the Investment Megatrends of the Decade

18 May
Investment Megatrends

Technology and responsible investing will “inevitably be the top two investment megatrends” of the 2020s, affirms the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations. The bold, unambiguous message from deVere Group’s chief executive and founder, Nigel Green, comes global stocks rise as the world looks ahead to the post-pandemic era and […]

Dominica Marks 27 Years of Citizenship by Investment: “The Integrity of the Programme Is Paramount at All Times”

14 May
Citizenship by Investment

LONDON, May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Commonwealth of Dominica stands as the best country to get Citizenship by Investment (CBI) from, according to an independent study published by a Financial Times magazine. Established in 1993, Dominica’s CBI Programme has won foreign investors’ trust over 27 years. It relies on its long experience, leading with timely application processing, strong due diligence, stability […]

Global advisory giant to launch major digital finance operation in Dubai

13 May
major digital finance operation from Dubai

One of the world’s largest independent financial advisory and services organisations is to develop a major digital finance operation from Dubai, confirms its CEO and founder. deVere Group’s Nigel Green made the announcement on Wednesday as the world readjusts to a post-pandemic new normal. Mr Green comments: “The world has changed forever in the last […]

Federal Reserve publishes updates to the term sheet for the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility (TALF) and announces information to be disclosed monthly for the TALF and the Paycheck Protection Program Liquidity Facility

12 May
Seal of the United States Federal Reserve Board

The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday announced additional information regarding borrower and collateral eligibility criteria for the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility (TALF). The facility was announced on March 23 as part of an initiative to support the flow of credit to U.S. consumers and businesses. To help ensure that U.S. consumers and businesses remain […]

Where we Go one, we go all!

30 Apr
Liberty Leading the People. 1830 by Eugène Delacroix Oil on canvas, 260 x 325 cm. Louvre, Paris - Where we go one, we go all! WWG1WGA

Liberty Leading the People. 1830 by Eugène Delacroix. Louvre, Paris Irregular warfare is far more varied than conventional conflict: hence the importance of an intellectual framework that is coherent enough to provide guidance, and flexible enough to adapt to circumstances. American counterinsurgency practice rests on a number of assumptions: that the decisive effort is rarely […]

The Data Is In… Stop The Panic & End The Total Isolation

24 Apr
Data corona panic

Authored by Scott Atlas, M.D., op-ed via The Hill, The tragedy of the COVID-19 pandemic appears to be entering the containment phase. Tens of thousands of Americans have died, and Americans are now desperate for sensible policymakers who have the courage to ignore the panic and rely on facts. Leaders must examine accumulated data to see what […]