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The Daily Dig for Thursday, March 12

Alibaba buys British business loan provider British companies can now borrow to pay for their purchases on Alibaba. James Titcomb explains. Kickstarter latest heavy hitter to back Apple Pay Kickstarter joins Etsy and several hotel chains by accepting Apple Pay. ...

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The Daily Dig for Wednesday, March 11

How banks mine data and what they look for While a bank spinner might say it helps them serve you better, many others do not like bank data accumulators parsing every bit so they can predict our every action. Teddy ...

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The Daily Dig for Saturday, March 7

Big bank stress test results require digging for true status On the surface all big banks look to have passed their annual stress test. A look below the surface shows things are less rosy when you factor in leverage ratios ...

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The Daily Dig for Thursday, March 5

2014 mobile banking growth studied GSMA has studied the growth of mobile finance and issued its 2014 report. Among its findings are there are 255 mobile money services operating in 89 countries. Download the report here. Real estate crowdfunding could ...

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The Daily Dig for Tuesday, Feb. 23

Irish P2P secures big investment Frontline Ventures is betting big on Linked Finance. Gavin McLoughlin has details. European banks sweating looming Fed stress tests European banks were added to the stress test list last year. After the 2015 results are ...

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The Daily Dig for Thursday, Oct. 23

Texas approves crowdfunding rules Any adult Texan can invest up to $5,000 in a business operating within the state.  Pros say the rules open badly needed new channels of investment while cons worry about high fees and uneducated investors.  Maria ...

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The Daily Dig for Thursday, May 1

Today’s Daily Dig tells you how you can become an NBA owner, congratulates the Brits on an important milestone, and gives examples 998,012 – 998,014 why we should be cautious when we hear the phrase “trust us, it won’t happen ...

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