Bank of America completes its shifting from London to Dublin

With Dublin as its new European headquarters, Bank of America will operate through its branches in Amsterdam, Brussels, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Milan, Paris and Zurich. On Monday, Bank of America stated, having received the necessary court and regulatory approvals, it has completed the shifting of its market and banking operation from London to Dublin. The…

HSBC Holdings Pls completes world’s 1st finance transaction using blockchain technology

As per a study conducted by the United Nations, adopting blockchain technology could potentially boost the turnover of importers and exporters by 44% while slashing their cost by up to 31%. On Monday, in a significant development, HSBC Holdings Plc disclosed it has successfully completed the world’s first trade finance transaction using blockchain technology. The…

Britain’s financial services likely to gain access to EU’s market: John Phillip Glen

The EU has indicated that Britain is likely to gain access to its single market bloc following the transitional deal hammered out by negotiators from both sides. On Monday, Britain’s John Phillip Glen, stated that the European Union has indicated that it is willing to provide some form of access to Britain’s financial sector after…

Community Financial Services Association of America aiming to promote predatory loans

Mick Mulvaney, U.S. President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the CFPB intends to invalidate the payday rule asap. In a significant development, a leading trade group for small-dollar lenders has asked a federal court to block rules that are meant to shield consumers from predatory loans. As per rules issued in November 2017 by the…