The top boss of European football goes to war with FC Barcelona – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article ISTANBUL (AP) — FC Barcelona’s financial gymnastics must face a crackdown, according to the most powerful executive in European soccer. In an exclusive interview with POLITICO, Qatari tycoon Nasser al-Khelaifi, president of the Paris Saint-Germain soccer club, said the sport’s European governing body, UEFA, was ready to investigate …

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How technology and data can be used to drive business performance

The volume and efficiency of cross-border payments have increased considerably over the last decade. Figures from Statista show that in 2018, US$124 trillion worth of cross-border payments were made. By 2022, that had risen to $150.7 trillion. Based on these transaction figures, the volume of cross-border payments is projected to continue to increase annually. There …

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Inside JPMorgan’s payment technology wave | Payment source

JPMorgan Chase is in the midst of a series of investments and product launches in its payments business, stemming from the need to counter the growing threat of easy-to-access applications from agile technology companies. “With the rise of omnichannel commerce, the distinction between card present and card not present, or e-commerce, is eroding,” said Max …

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SWIFT explores the use of blockchain technology to improve efficiency

Editor’s Note: With so much volatility in the market, stay on top of the daily news! Get up to speed in minutes with our quick roundup of the news and expert opinions you need to read today. Sign up here! (Kitco News) – The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT), which is …

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How regulation can stifle, or encourage, fintech innovation

Last week, protesters gathered in Amsterdam to speak out against the ongoing arrest of Tornado Cash developer Alexey Pertsev. Dutch authorities continue to hold Pertsev without charge in connection with his involvement in writing the protocols for the Tornado crypto platform, which was sanctioned earlier this month by US officials who say it has been …

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