Cyber-security hasn’t strayed too far from the headlines this week thanks to the WannaCry ransomware attack last weekend.
Online menace: Cyber-security hasn’t strayed too far from the headlines this week thanks to the WannaCry ransomware attack last weekend
The cyber-attack infected more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries, including some of those owned by various governments and healthcare providers.
“I’ve never seen anything like this,” said one trader with decades of experience.
Trading was delayed in Sao Paulo’s stock exchange and once it opened the circuit breaker stopped all operations within just a few minutes. That has not happened since the global financial crisis of 2008.
Taking the stress out of stocks…
Budget airline easyJet plunged into the red again on weak sterling and an early Easter, but is the stock a buy yet? And Barclays ceo Jes Staley is on a final warning from major shareholders, but shouldn’t he just really go now?
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Lionsgold Limited (“Lionsgold”, “LION” or the “Company”), the gold-focused exploration company with assets in India and Finland and a significant shareholder of a physical gold ownership online exchange, is pleased to announce the release of LION’s financial technology (“fintech”) gold application: “IndexGold”. The website and trading platform is now live at www.indexgold.com which enables the public to directly own, store and trade physical gold and silver.
This conference is aimed at oil & gas private investors, investment managers, private client brokers and analysts whom want to gain exclusive access to the management of some of the market’s most interesting, high-growth companies.
88 ENERGY LIMITED (88E)
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88E has spudded the Icewine#2 well to flow test the prolific oil generating HRZ Shale in Alaska. Based on the results of Icewine#1 well (just 20 metres away) expectations are that Icewine#2 will flow oil to surface in the range of 100-200bopd.
UK banking group Lloyds (LSE: LLOY) has reported a strong set of first quarter results, further underlining the gulf between it and fellow bailed-out bank Royal Bank of Scotland (LSE: RBS).
Financial Technology (otherwise known as FinTech), is drastically changing the way financial service firms operate and the way that the world of money functions; transforming the ways in which we transfer, borrow and manage our finances. Throughout the UK in particular, FinTech is growing in stature and popularity.
Take a look at our infographic below which delves into some FinTech facts and figures…
Share Talk spoke to CEO George McDonaugh about their investment in the Cosmos project and what it means for the future of Kryptonite1 (NEX:KR1). He discusses his own personal background before setting up Kryptonite1 and reaffirms how their business model is working for investors.