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Nearly 7 in 10 Consumers Embrace Digital Banking

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via SBR: Almost half believe non-banks provide better assistance than traditional banks. Singapore is amongst the countries leading the rest of the world in its residents’ attitude towards digital banking alternatives, according to a report from Oracle, which revealed that seven in 10 Singaporeans are open to such alternatives – a …

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Islamic Finance to Continue Outshine Conventional Banking: Moody’s

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via New Straight Times: KUALA LUMPUR: The growth of the Islamic finance sector will continue to outshine the conventional assets across core Islamic finance markets in coming years, Moody’s Investors Service said. It pointed out that the demand for Shari’ah-compliant financial instruments continue growing with Islamic banking penetration in the …

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Digital Banking Users To Reach 2 Billion In 2018

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via Which-50: Over 2 billion users will access retail banking services via smartphones, tablets, PCs and smartwatches in 2018, up 10 per cent from 2017, according to new forecasts from Juniper Research. The new research, Retail Banking: Digital Transformation & Disruptor Opportunities 2018-2022, found that accelerated adoption in key emerging markets …

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Explainer: what does quantitative easing mean for your pocket?

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Via Independent : What is quantitative easing? Quantitative easing (QE), a form of monetary stimulus, was introduced in 2015 by the European Central Bank to help kick start the then moribund eurozone economy and boost inflation. It involves creating cash to buy sovereign and corporate bonds. Experts argue QE has been …

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