UNCTAD urges action to address consumer vulnerability in financial services

UNCTAD urges action to address consumer vulnerability in financial services

Consumers are targeted by new types of scams and fraud as digitalization and innovations in the financial markets boom. © Tyler Olson/Shutterstock The cascade of crises facing consumers, from COVID-19 to food and energy price shocks due to the war in Ukraine and climate change, puts billions of people in a vulnerable situation. The digital

How eWallets Can Help Address Financial Inclusion Challenges

How eWallets Can Help Address Financial Inclusion Challenges

Mikhail Miro, CEO at Wallet Factory & FinTech visionary with extensive background experience in banking and payment industry verticals. getty Improving financial inclusion has become a top priority within environmental, social and governance (ESG) frameworks. I see how isolated communities around the globe lack technology-enabled infrastructure and suffer from economic discrepancies due in large part

Leaders address regional economic opportunities at InvestUP summit | News, Sports, Jobs

Leaders address regional economic opportunities at InvestUP summit | News, Sports, Jobs

Upper Peninsula business and community leaders gather May 12 in Marquette for the U.P. CEO Summit. They discussed the region’s challenges, opportunities and strengths. MARQUETTE — More than 100 business and community leaders from across the Upper Peninsula gathered in May at the Upper Peninsula CEO Summit in Marquette. The inaugural

Acuant wins crypto selfie biometrics customer as financial service providers address market gaps

Acuant wins crypto selfie biometrics customer as financial service providers address market gaps

Acuant headlines a group of selfie biometrics and regulatory compliance providers announcing customer wins, which also includes Visa, Basis ID, iDenfy and OneConnect. Huawei is moving into the market through a partnership initiative, while several surveys and reports in different regions show that opportunities to improve financial services with digital ID remain. Acuant selected by

FORNL lecture Tuesday to address manufacturing innovation at ORNL

FORNL lecture Tuesday to address manufacturing innovation at ORNL

“ORNL’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility: Driving a Manufacturing Innovation Ecosystem” is the topic of the monthly meeting of Friends of Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The virtual meeting, which is open to the public, will start at noon on Tuesday, June 8. The Zoom link can be found by clicking on the lecture title on the homepage of