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COO and cofounder of Southeast Asia's most valuable startup, Grab, shares how the company grew from a ride-hailing service to a 'super app'

COO and cofounder of Southeast Asia's most valuable startup, Grab, shares how the company grew from a ride-hailing service to a 'super app'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement At the end of 2020, ride hailing company Grab took another step in its transformation journey when, in a consortium with local telco Singtel, it was...
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Grab's financial services arm has raised $300 million to expand its services

Grab's financial services arm has raised $300 million to expand its services

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Singapore-based ride-hailing giant's financial services arm, dubbed Grab Financial Group , has raised a $300 million Series A funding round led by...
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Affirm CEO Max Levchin just told us why Amex will serve as the buy now, pay later's 'North Star' as it navigates the public markets

Affirm CEO Max Levchin just told us why Amex will serve as the buy now, pay later's 'North Star' as it navigates the public markets

3 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Affirm, the buy now, pay later fintech, just made its public markets debut. The fintech, which offers no-fee installment loans for online shoppers...
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Jamie Green: Now that Brexit has finally happened, Scotland's ambitions must stretch beyond Europe

4 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Jamie Green is Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Education and an MSP for West Scotland. They say that January is a time for renewal, new starts and new resolutions. After the 2020...
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B2Bs are figuring out how to stay in business, operate, and recover in a COVID-19 world

B2Bs are figuring out how to stay in business, operate, and recover in a COVID-19 world

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Insider Intelligence publishes thousands of research reports, charts, and forecasts on the Media, Advertising, and Marketing industry. You can learn more...
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Revolut sets sights on full UK banking license to solve the profitability conundrum

Revolut sets sights on full UK banking license to solve the profitability conundrum

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The UK neobank applied for a full banking license in the UK, which would allow it to offer overdrafts, loans, and deposit accounts, Bloomberg reports...
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Jack Henry improves Paycheck Protection Program service

Jack Henry improves Paycheck Protection Program service

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Jack Henry, a US-based company that offers core tech solutions to financial services providers, has streamlined its Paycheck Protection Program lending solution, which it...
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Charles Schwab, whose founder and chairman is a major GOP donor, will pause political contributions through the rest of the year

Charles Schwab, whose founder and chairman is a major GOP donor, will pause political contributions through the rest of the year

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Charles Schwab, the investment manager and brokerage whose founder and chairman of the same name has donated millions of dollars to keep Republicans in...
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EU unemployment dips in November as coronavirus second wave looms

9 days ago   |   Politico

Unemployment in the eurozone and across the EU dipped slightly in November from the previous month, the bloc's statistical office reported Friday. Euro-area joblessness stood...
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Rockefeller Capital is buying a $1.4 billion Chicago wealth firm as it eyes more deals in a cross-country push

Rockefeller Capital is buying a $1.4 billion Chicago wealth firm as it eyes more deals in a cross-country push

11 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Rockefeller Capital Management, the financial services firm with origins in the famous New York family's oil fortune, has aggressively poached financial...
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Hotel quarantines for all UK arrivals not ruled out by Dominic Raab

Hotel quarantines for all UK arrivals not ruled out by Dominic Raab

The Foreign Secretary said quarantine hotels are being considered Dominic Raab has declined to rule out ‘quarantine hotels' being set up in the UK amid reports that arrivals... Read more ...

Rodgers revels in response after Leicester's ‘social distancing'

Rodgers revels in response after Leicester's ‘social distancing'

Brendan Rodgers felt Leicester were too ‘socially-distant' in the first half of their 2-0 victory over Southampton . James Maddison and Harvey Barnes strikes sent the Foxes... Read more ...

Joe Biden plans trip to St Ives as his first visit to UK as President

Joe Biden plans trip to St Ives as his first visit to UK as President

The newly-appointed US leader will meet up with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in June in Cornwall when the UK hosts the G7 summit at neighbouring Carbis Bay Read more ...

Pro-Trump rioter who stormed US Capitol pleads for pardon to avoid jail

Pro-Trump rioter who stormed US Capitol pleads for pardon to avoid jail

Jenna Ryan is asking the President to pardon her and all of those in court over storming the US Capitol building on January 6 in an attempt to stop Joe Biden's electoral... Read more ...

Kaley Cuoco heartbroken as beloved dog Norman dies: ‘Earth shattering pain I...

Kaley Cuoco heartbroken as beloved dog Norman dies: ‘Earth shattering pain I didn't know was possible'

Kaley Cuoco's beloved dog Norman has died Kaley Cuoco has shared her heartbreak with fans after her beloved dog Norman, who she'd had for 14 years, died. The Big Bang Theory... Read more ...

Sponsor Ralph Lauren drops Justin Thomas following homophobic slur in Hawaii

Sponsor Ralph Lauren drops Justin Thomas following homophobic slur in Hawaii

Clothing company Ralph Lauren has terminated its sponsorship of Justin Thomas following the American's homophobic slur during the third round of the Sentry Tournament of... Read more ...

Watch live video of NASA test-firing the world's most powerful rocket stage...

Watch live video of NASA test-firing the world's most powerful rocket stage for 8 minutes

Summary List Placement NASA plans to fire up the world's most powerful rocket stage on Saturday in a vital test for its forthcoming mega-size moon rocket, and you can watch... Read more ...

The US screwed up its vaccine roll out in part because it was too choosy...

The US screwed up its vaccine roll out in part because it was too choosy about who should get shots first

Summary List Placement Officials are scrambling to speed-up COVID-19 vaccinations across the US, but a complicated set of guidelines regarding who should get priority have... Read more ...

James Murdoch, son of Fox News mogul Rupert Murdoch, said news outlets that...

James Murdoch, son of Fox News mogul Rupert Murdoch, said news outlets that promoted 'lies' are to blame for US Capitol riot

Summary List Placement James Murdoch, the youngest son of Rupert Murdoch , has publicly attacked "media property owners" and news outlets for their role in promoting false... Read more ...

Prince William says seeing people die as air ambulance pilot ‘traumatised' him

Prince William says seeing people die as air ambulance pilot ‘traumatised' him

Prince William and Kate spoke to front line workers on a video call on Wednesday Prince William has said he was left ‘traumatised for weeks' by seeing people die during his... Read more ...