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Blatant Antisemitic Motives by BNP Paribas Claimed by Jacob Agam in €1 Billion Lawsuit Filed by Farrugia, Gatt & Falzon

Blatant Antisemitic Motives by BNP Paribas Claimed by Jacob Agam in €1 Billion Lawsuit Filed by Farrugia, Gatt & Falzon

LONDON, Mar. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — French bank BNP Paribas, its Chairman Jean Lemierre, CEO Jean Laurent Bonnafé and the bank’s legal representative Valérie Lafarge-Sarkozy are the subjects of a lawsuit filed on behalf of Jacob Agam and Vertical Group Holding Ltd by Farrugia, Gatt & Falzon in Malta on 1st March 2019 with a claim [...]

Allianz Risk Barometer 2019: Business Interruption and Cyber Still Top Risks Amongst South Korea Companies

Allianz Risk Barometer 2019: Business Interruption and Cyber Still Top Risks Amongst South Korea Companies

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) - Business interruption (BI) will be the top business risk in South Korea this year with companies increasingly concerned about more diverse and complex business interruption scenarios with rising costs, according to the eighth annual Allianz Risk Barometer. Published by Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS), the 2019 [...]

Traditional Cost-cutting Measures Aren’t Enough to Solve Current Profitability Crisis in Financial Services Industry

Traditional Cost-cutting Measures Aren’t Enough to Solve Current Profitability Crisis in Financial Services Industry

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — In a new report titled: The productivity agenda – moving beyond cost reduction in financial services, PwC sets out the important challenges and opportunities facing the financial services industry and the ways in which senior executives should respond if they wish to move beyond simple cost cutting and [...]

EVOLV Debuts Digital Currency and Blockchain Events Company

EVOLV Debuts Digital Currency and Blockchain Events Company

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — via CryptoCurrencyWire – A new force in the blockchain and digital currency event sector has been unveiled today with the launch of EVOLV, a production company dedicated to delivering the world’s most immersive and experiential gatherings. The company debuts with a year-round roster of industry events, including HODL Rally [...]

Euronet USA’s Advanced Technology Solution Selected by Banco de Moçambique for Their National Payment Network

Euronet USA’s Advanced Technology Solution Selected by Banco de Moçambique for Their National Payment Network

LEAWOOD, Kan., Dec. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — On Monday, December 10, 2018, Euronet USA, Inc. signed an agreement with Banco de Moçambique to provide a modernized national payment network solution to Mozambique.  Under the agreement, Euronet will provide state-of-the-art software for the financial system in Mozambique.  Euronet’s superior technology combined with over 40 years of [...]

Algo Capital Announces $100 Million Blockchain Fund to Invest in Promising Companies Built on Algorand Platform

Algo Capital Announces $100 Million Blockchain Fund to Invest in Promising Companies Built on Algorand Platform

Boston, MA, Dec. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Algo Capital, a blockchain-focused venture capital group, has announced the launch of a $100 million USD fund to invest and manage significant capital in emerging disruptors building on the Algorand decentralized platform over the course of the next decade. The Algorand protocol was designed by MIT professor, cryptography [...]

Ondot Systems Named One of North America’s Fastest Growing Companies in Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™

Ondot Systems Named One of North America’s Fastest Growing Companies in Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™

Santa Clara, California, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Ondot Systems, the leading provider of Digital Card Services and Customer Empowerment Solutions, today announced that it was named by Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500TM as the fastest growing Silicon Valley FinTech company, and one of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech [...]

Navigators Stockholders Approve Merger with The Hartford

Navigators Stockholders Approve Merger with The Hartford

STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) (“Navigators”) announced that, at a special meeting of stockholders held today, Navigators’ stockholders approved the adoption of the previously announced merger agreement relating to the proposed transaction between Navigators and The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (“The Hartford”), whereby Navigators will become a [...]