Category: Banks

Brazil’s banks try to outflank challengers by investing in a $15 million round for Quanto
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Brazil’s banks try to outflank challengers by investing in a $15 million round for Quanto

Trying to outflank competition from neo banks and other potential challengers, two of Brazil’s largest financial services institutions, Bradesco and Itaú Unibanco, have invested in Quanto, a company developing technology to let retailers and other businesses access financial information and services. Joining Brazil’s two largest banks are Kaszek Ventures, one of Latin America’s largest venture…

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Tyra Banks Will Be the Death of ‘Dancing with the Stars’
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Tyra Banks Will Be the Death of ‘Dancing with the Stars’

“Dancing with the Stars” dumped Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews. The longtime ABC staple replaced them with – of all people – Tyra Banks. The show has officially “jumped the shark” – ABC may as well cancel it. “Dancing with the Stars” is done. Sure, the show got renewed for yet another season — except…

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Rep. Jim Banks: Election Is at Stake if We Don’t Rein in Big Tech Censorship
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Rep. Jim Banks: Election Is at Stake if We Don’t Rein in Big Tech Censorship

Political censorship from the world’s largest technology companies places elections at risk through manipulation of information, warned Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN), offering his comments on Thursday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with host Rebecca Mansour and special guest host John Hayward. Google, Facebook, Twitter, and other technology companies regularly deploy censorship of political speech…

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Why Banks Are Tightening the Screw on the U.S. Housing Market
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Why Banks Are Tightening the Screw on the U.S. Housing Market

U.S. lending standards have tightened considerably. Banks have become stingy despite low mortgage rates. A possible liquidity crunch is forcing banks to remain conservative. U.S. banks are tightening their purse strings as the novel coronavirus pandemic is putting millions out of a job. If you’re one of those thinking of taking advantage of low mortgage…

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Terrified Banks May Trigger an $11 Trillion U.S. Housing Market Crash
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Terrified Banks May Trigger an $11 Trillion U.S. Housing Market Crash

Banks are tightening mortgage lending standards. The housing market is in trouble as cash-strapped Americans could flood the market. A massive crash could erase trillions in home values in the coming months. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) tried to paint an upbeat picture about the U.S. housing market despite plunging sales of both existing…

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Banks: U.N. Court Can Force China to Answer for Coronavirus NegligencT
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Banks: U.N. Court Can Force China to Answer for Coronavirus NegligencT

The U.S. should use the United Nations International Court of Justice to hold China accountable and force the communist country to pay for the financial cost of mismanaging and covering up the extent of the novel coronavirus outbreak currently plaguing the world, Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) told Breitbart News Saturday. Banks’ suggestion came after Sen.…

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