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medium.com - Flare Finance - Flare Finance will launch first 'Experimental Finance' (ExFi) Platform on the Songbird Network
Flare Finance will launch first 'Experimental Finance' (ExFi) Platform on the Songbird Network
Medium

TL;DR -> Flare Finance will be launching an ExFi platform on the Songbird Network. It will include FlareX, FlareFarm, and FlareLoans. It will not include governance until main network launch, at which point, holders of $SGB and $FLR will receive…

bloomberg.com - Eamon Akil Farhat - London Becomes Jobs Hot Spot as Finance and Consulting Hire
London Becomes Jobs Hot Spot as Finance and Consulting Hire
Bloomberg

EY, Citigroup and PwC step up recruiting as lockdown eases Tightening labor market is adding to inflation concerns London's jobs market has sprung back to life, becoming a hot spot for the first time since the pandemic closed vast sections of the…

forbes.com - Mike O'Sullivan - What The Robinhood IPO Tells Us About Finance And Fintech
What The Robinhood IPO Tells Us About Finance And Fintech
Forbes

SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Next week the retail trading platform Robinhood will go public under the ticker ‘HOOD'. Robinhood's public offering will likely value it at over USD 35bn, and together with a recent fundraising round…

businessinsider.com - Will Daniel - 27-year-old finance TikTok star Seth Godwin's 3 tips to build wealth
27-year-old finance TikTok star Seth Godwin's 3 tips to build wealth
Business Insider

Seth Godwin is now a full-time TikTok creator after gaining 400,000+ followers during the pandemic. Godwin educates his viewers about personal finance, investing, cryptocurrencies, and much more. The 27-year-old gave Insider tips to help young…

theblockcrypto.com - US credit union regulator seeks industry input on decentralized finance and stablecoins
US credit union regulator seeks industry input on decentralized finance and stablecoins
The Block

The U.S. National Credit Union Administration's governing board approved Thursday a request for information (RFI) that seeks to learn more from the credit union industry about their views and positions on digital assets, with a significant focus on…

techcrunch.com - Sarah Perez - Jack Dorsey says bitcoin will be a big part of Twitter's future
Jack Dorsey says bitcoin will be a big part of Twitter's future
TechCrunch

Image Credits: George / Getty Images Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey confirmed to investors that bitcoin will be a “big part” of the company's future, as he sees opportunities to integrate the cryptocurrency into existing Twitter products and…

medium.com - PERI Finance - PERI Finance dApp - Details about $PERI Staking
PERI Finance dApp - Details about $PERI Staking
Medium

One of the exciting new features we added in our recent update is PERI.pool, a staking program for PERI holders. PERI Finance locked staking rewards for 9,000,000 PERI, which is 45% for total supply and 76,924 PERIs are weekly distributed to the…

nbcnewyork.com - Widespread Outage Disrupts Major Retail, Financial, Travel Websites Worldwide
Widespread Outage Disrupts Major Retail, Financial, Travel Websites Worldwide
NBC New York

A widespread disruption of some kind caused outages for major websites worldwide Thursday afternoon. DownDetector.com showed a sharp and simultaneous spike in outage reports for some of the most prominent travel, retail, financial and gaming…

deadline.com - David Robb - SAG-AFTRA Sees $14 Million Dues Shortfall But Remains Financially Sound, Latest Financial Report Shows
SAG-AFTRA Sees $14 Million Dues Shortfall But Remains Financially Sound, Latest Financial Report Shows
Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Union dues paid by SAG-AFTRA members were down $14 million over the past year of the pandemic but were significantly higher than union leaders expected, according to the union's latest financial report obtained by Deadline. The report…

abcnews.go.com - Alex Presha - Some people making $100K or more say the benchmark for financial success has shifted
Some people making $100K or more say the benchmark for financial success has shifted
ABC News

They're young, successful and making good money. Some call them HENRYs, short for “high earners, not rich yet.” Usually in their 20s and 30s, these young people make more than $100,000 a year. The median household income in the U.S.

entrepreneur.com - Patrick Ryan - Synchrony Financial vs. Visa: Which Consumer Finance Stock is a Better Buy?
Synchrony Financial vs. Visa: Which Consumer Finance Stock is a Better Buy?
Entrepreneur

Consumer financial stocks have outperformed this year in part due to stimulus payments and also due to lower spending in certain categories during the pandemic. 2 of the top consumer financial stocks are Synchrony Financial (SYF) and Visa (V).

financialpost.com - Bloomberg News - BlackRock and Canaccord in advanced talks to buy Bridging Finance
BlackRock and Canaccord in advanced talks to buy Bridging Finance
financialpost

Funds managed by BlackRock Inc. and Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. are in advanced talks to buy Bridging Finance Inc., the private lender that was seized by Canadian regulators amid an investigation of its top executives, according to people familiar…

financialpost.com - Special to Financial Post - To quit or not to quit: The financial considerations of leaving your job
To quit or not to quit: The financial considerations of leaving your job
financialpost

Among the many things the pandemic has taught us is the value of time and how much more of it we've had in the past 16 months. With little or no commute time, many are finding working from home to be freedom from the crazy rat race. Employees who…

nytimes.com - Steven Kurutz - Burned by Hot Housing Market, Some Buyers Back Off
Burned by Hot Housing Market, Some Buyers Back Off
The New York Times

The first house was in Midvale, Utah — a three-bedroom, just over 2,100 square feet, listed for $479,000. Rob Ettaro and his girlfriend, Kaliana Veros, who had moved from western New York to Salt Lake City, drawn by career opportunities and…

telegraph.co.uk - Matthew Lynn - The EU's typically misguided red tape is killing stock markets
The EU's typically misguided red tape is killing stock markets
The Telegraph

It would make coverage of companies more honest. It would improve transparency. And investors would have more protection from some of the unscrupulous hucksters who often make a more than handsome living on the stock exchange. The EU's 2018 reforms…

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