Tag Archives: Japan

Digital cross-border payment leader PingPong deepens its partnership with JCB

19 Jun
cross-border payment

To date, the fintech specialized in cross-border payment has established direct partnerships with all six leading credit card schemes. HONG KONG, June 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — PingPong, a leading digital cross-border payment provider, recently entered into a direct partnership with JCB, whereby its Hong Kong-based merchants will be able to receive online payments from JCB cardholders worldwide. With this […]

Rocky road ahead for global anti-tax evasion framework

17 Sep
anti tax-evasion framework

Finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20 countries are working to create an international framework to curb tax evasion, but differing attitudes over the recent back taxes imposed on Apple and other obstacles could stand in the way. There have been growing calls for stricter tax regulations around the world since the […]

American Debt…How Far Can We Go?

01 Mar

The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. American’s deserve better. I, therefore, intend to oppose the effort to increase America’s debt. ~ Barack Obama, March 16, 2006 The more things change, the more […]

Road Map to Grow Your Wealth

25 Feb
Offshore Investments

A Road Map to Grow Your Wealth in the Tumultuous Times Ahead! by Eric St-Cyr, of Clover Asset Management First Driver: World Population Over the next few weeks, I will be publishing a series of articles in to help investors understand what will be the Global Economic drivers for the next ten years. I will […]

Mellon Global Investments Japan Launches $3.0 Billion Fund

17 Jun
Mellon Global Investments

PITTSBURGH — Mellon Global Investments, the international distribution subsidiary of Mellon Financial Corporation has announced the launch of the Nikko Mellon GW Select Best Nine Fund* managed by its Japanese business, Mellon Global Investments Japan, and distributed in Japan by Nikko Cordial Securities Inc. This new launch is the largest fund launch Mellon has ever […]

Call to sort out REIT launch

14 Mar
Asia, Singapore, Architecture, Building a REIT Launch

Hong Kong needs clear legislation and firm stock exchange commitment for the development of the Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), according to analysts. They warned Hong Kong would be left behind by other regional financial centers like Singapore and Taiwan if local regulators do not encourage the launch of such an investment product soon. “Singapore, […]