Monty Finance focuses on global expansion with innovative fintech solutions at Seamless middle east

London-based technology provider Monty Finance, the fintech arm of Monty Holding, has announced ambitious expansion and growth plans at the Seamless Middle East exhibition to be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Monty Finance aims to expand its customer base and take advantage of the integrated finance industry, focusing on Banking as a Service […]

Japan and South Korea have a lot at stake in a free and open South China Sea

So far, China has not acted aggressively towards shipping in the South China Sea, but the very potential for action creates a clear threat to the economies of Japan and South Korea. Kazuhiro Nogi | AFP | Getty Images The following comment is from Kevin Klowden, chief global strategist of the Milken Institute. Media coverage […]

JPMorgan Chase alleges US Virgin Islands ‘protected’ sex offender Jeffrey Epstein: ‘They protected and even rewarded him’

JPMorgan Chase on Tuesday defended itself against a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Virgin Islands accusing it of empowering Jeffrey Epstein to abuse teenage girls by arguing in court papers that it was the islands, not the bank, that enabled the financial to commit his crimes. Lawyers for the bank said in the Manhattan federal […]

White House, Republicans struggle to move debt ceiling talks forward

The White House and Republicans in Congress struggled to make meaningful progress toward a deal to raise the U.S. borrowing limit on Tuesday, leaving the economy and financial markets in a dangerous vacuum just further afield. one week before a possible payment default. President Joe Biden and Kevin McCarthy, the Republican House Speaker, met Monday […]

Target pulls some LGBTQ merchandise from stores ahead of June Pride Month after threats against workers

NEW YORK (AP) — Target is removing some items from its stores and making other changes to its LGBTQ merchandise nationwide ahead of Pride Month, after an intense backlash from some customers, including violent confrontations with his employees. “Since introducing this year’s collection, we have experienced threats affecting our team members’ sense of safety and […]