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International Banking study calls centralised crypto inevitable

A new report issued by an international banking group analysing the use of cryptocurrency by central banks recognises the usefulness of digital currency while calling...

EU Ombudsman calls for review of former president Barroso’s Goldman Sachs role

The European Ombudsman called on the EU executive on Thursday to review whether its former president, Jose Manuel Barroso, ought to be working for...

Google, Apple and Amazon face new EU rules on their commercial practices

Online platforms such as Google, Apple and Amazon face new European Union rules on their commercial practices with smaller businesses that use their services,...

ECB Chief Mario Draghi reiterates that monetary policy ‘will remain patient, persistent and prudent’

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said Wednesday that the bank’s policy will remain prudent despite it being more confident on the future path of inflation. “We...

Investors in short-dated sterling bonds could be the main winners if Brexit transition deal...

Investors in short-dated sterling investment bonds could be the main winners if Britain and the European Union fail to hammer out the contours of...

Swiss banking’s code of silence lets Swiss bankers break the rules

A wealth manager at HSBC Holdings Plc’s Swiss private bank has allegedly stolen 3 million Swiss francs ($3.2 million) from rich Turkish clients to fuel a gambling...

Germany: DIHK Chambers of Industry and Commerce survey says labour shortages may undermine German...

Labour shortages are threatening to undermine Germany’s economic recovery as companies struggle to fill around 1.6 million vacancies, the DIHK Chambers of Industry and...

4th quarter of 2017 compared with the 3rd quarter of 2017 – Employment up...

The number of persons employed increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of...

New Gaming Bill to be tabled in Maltese Parliament: The new legal framework will...

Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation Silvio Schembri announced that a motion will be presented in Parliament for the first reading...

Crypto markets continue slumping – Bitcoin flirts with $9000 level

It seems that the crypto market has become stuck in a rut with very little movement either way as legacy Bitcoin continued hovering around...

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