Exclusive: Investors call for governments to toughen climate accounting – letter

LONDON (Reuters) – Investors managing more than $2.5 trillion have called on governments to compel companies and auditors to file financial accounts aligned with the world’s net zero emissions target, a letter seen by Reuters showed.FILE PHOTO: Clouds gather but produce no rain as cracks are seen in the dried up municipal dam in drought-stricken… Continue reading Exclusive: Investors call for governments to toughen climate accounting – letter

Bank of Russia Recommends Banks to Block Cards, Wallets Used to Transact With Crypto Exchangers – Regulation Bitcoin News

The central bank of Russia has advised commercial banks on how to identify and block cards and wallet accounts used by shady businesses. Along with illegal forex dealers and financial pyramids, the regulator has also listed crypto exchangers as suspicious entities. New AML Recommendations by Bank of Russia Target Cryptocurrency Exchangers Russia’s central bank has… Continue reading Bank of Russia Recommends Banks to Block Cards, Wallets Used to Transact With Crypto Exchangers – Regulation Bitcoin News

Social media accounts of radical preacher Anjem Choudary suspended

Anjem Choudary is BANNED from Facebook and Twitter just FIVE days after the Islamic hate preacher set up social media accounts Twitter said the 54-year-old hate preacher’s page was ‘permanently suspended’ The social media giant said he violated rules’ of its violent organisations policy Choudary, from Ilford in east London, had his account suspended on… Continue reading Social media accounts of radical preacher Anjem Choudary suspended

Big Four still dominate UK blue chip audits as fees rise

LONDON (Reuters) – The Big Four accounting firms dominated auditing of Britain’s top listed companies last year and collected higher fees, the industry’s regulator said on Wednesday, as long-standing plans to increase competition await implementation.FILE PHOTO: A combination of file pictures shows logos of Price Waterhouse Coopers, Deloitte, KPMG and Ernst & Young. REUTERS//File PhotoThe… Continue reading Big Four still dominate UK blue chip audits as fees rise

Big Four still dominate UK blue chip audits as fees rise

LONDON (Reuters) – The Big Four accounting firms dominated auditing of Britain’s top listed companies last year and collected higher fees, the industry’s regulator said on Wednesday, as long-standing plans to increase competition await implementation.FILE PHOTO: A combination of file pictures shows logos of Price Waterhouse Coopers, Deloitte, KPMG and Ernst & Young. REUTERS//File PhotoThe… Continue reading Big Four still dominate UK blue chip audits as fees rise

Binance NFT Marketplace Launches With Artwork From Dali, Warhol and ‘100 Creators’ – Exchanges Bitcoin News

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance launched its NFT marketplace on Thursday. The platform allows users, including artists, creators, and crypto enthusiasts, to mint and trade non-fungible tokens (NFTs). It employs Binance’s blockchain infrastructure and features various forms of digital artwork and collectibles. NFT Collection Brings Together Celebrated Artists in a ‘Genesis’ Auction The long-awaited Binance NFT Marketplace… Continue reading Binance NFT Marketplace Launches With Artwork From Dali, Warhol and ‘100 Creators’ – Exchanges Bitcoin News

Pernod Ricard accounts reveal liquor giant’s $10 million loss

French spirits and wine maker Pernod Ricard posted a $10.25 million loss from local New Zealand operations in its 2020 financial year. That loss is a stark turnaround from the $18m profit raked in the previous year. It’s New Zealand holding company, Millstream Equities, posted revenue of $285m in the year to June 30, an… Continue reading Pernod Ricard accounts reveal liquor giant’s $10 million loss

Exclusive: German coalition agrees tighter oversight after Wirecard scandal

Slideshow ( 3 images )BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s coalition parties have agreed a package of reforms to financial and accounting rules aimed at avoiding another Wirecard scandal, a document seen by Reuters shows. Lawmakers launched a parliamentary inquiry in an effort to force the government to reveal more about a failure to avert Germany’s biggest… Continue reading Exclusive: German coalition agrees tighter oversight after Wirecard scandal

Americans’ retirement accounts dropped during coronavirus — here’s how much the average account has now

Those tapping into IRAs during coronavirus worried about tax burden UBS financial adviser Tracy Byrnes says individuals can receive some of their retirement money now if they qualify for it. Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Continue Reading Below The U.S. economy has been… Continue reading Americans’ retirement accounts dropped during coronavirus — here’s how much the average account has now

A Million EPayments Accounts Frozen Due to Regulation Control

EPayments Systems Ltd, a United Kingdom-authorized electronic money institution, must suspend online payment operations due to the Financial Conduct Authority’s anti-money-laundering (AML) procedures. EPayments has released a short statement on its website and has sent out emails to its customers to give a few details on the FCA’s regulatory checks. This regulation has frozen ePayments… Continue reading A Million EPayments Accounts Frozen Due to Regulation Control

Facebook suspends Russian Instagram accounts targeting U.S. voters

LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Monday it has suspended a network of Instagram accounts operated from Russia that targeted Americans with divisive political messages ahead of next year’s U.S. presidential election, with operators posing as people within the United States. Facebook said it also had suspended three separate networks operated from Iran.… Continue reading Facebook suspends Russian Instagram accounts targeting U.S. voters

Crypto Lending Startup BlockFi Launches Gemini Dollar Accounts

Cryptocurrency asset management company BlockFi announced that its interest-bearing accounts now support the gemini dollar (GUSD) in a post published on May 29. Per the announcement, GUSD deposits will see a yearly yield of 6.2%, paid in the stablecoin in question. BlockFi notes that it also offers GUSD as a U.S. dollar funding option and… Continue reading Crypto Lending Startup BlockFi Launches Gemini Dollar Accounts

Japan: Crypto Exchanges See Threefold Increase in New Accounts Since March

Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges have seen new account openings increase up to 200% in the past two months, Cointelegraph Japan reported on May 22. Data obtained from three major trading platforms — Bitpoint, DMM Bitcoin and Coincheck — pointed to a significant increase in interest from entry-level investors since the end of March. The change in… Continue reading Japan: Crypto Exchanges See Threefold Increase in New Accounts Since March

Tron Weekly Report: Number of accounts cross 2.7 million

Justin Sun’s Tron [TRX] has been suffering under bearish pressure for some time now, with the token being pushed out of the top ten cryptocurrencies list a few weeks back. However, the Tron Foundation has continued to push forward with various developments and remains relevant in the virtual asset ecosystem. In the latest Tron Weekly… Continue reading Tron Weekly Report: Number of accounts cross 2.7 million

10 Billion BTT Sent to Thousands Of Tron [TRX] Accounts in 4 Hours – Justin Sun

Tron founder and CEO, Justin Sun never fails to blow the trumpet in notifying the public of any achievement made by his network, a closer look will reveal his intentions for every publication. Mr. Sun just tweeted to announce that 10 Billion BTT tokens have been transferred to thousands of TRX account holders, in just… Continue reading 10 Billion BTT Sent to Thousands Of Tron [TRX] Accounts in 4 Hours – Justin Sun

Bitcoin Sent to Hamas from Coinbase and Binance Accounts

Bitcoin donations have been sent to Hamas from a number of prominent crypto exchanges according to Whitestream, a Blockchain Intelligence firm from Israel. They say the military wing of Hamas, the Qassam Brigades, posted two bitcoin addresses on their official website this Thursday. The first address received funds from a Coinbase wallet, Whitestream says, while the second address… Continue reading Bitcoin Sent to Hamas from Coinbase and Binance Accounts

Tron [TRX] is writing blockchain history with over 2 million transactions & 700,000 registered accounts, says Justin Sun

Justin Sun, the Founder and CEO of Tron Foundation, recently announced the new milestones crossed by Tron, on his official Twitter handle. This comes in the wake of Tron Arcade, the Foundation’s $100 million investment in the game industry for the next three years. The month started with Tron “writing blockchain history” by crossing 2… Continue reading Tron [TRX] is writing blockchain history with over 2 million transactions & 700,000 registered accounts, says Justin Sun

EOS cuts cost to create accounts, 1400 bytes of RAM up for grabs in race to adoption

Recently, 15 members from the EOS Block Producers group approved a new contract update which allowed for a reduction in the cost to create an account on EOS. This is keeping in mind Daniel Larimer’s move towards lowering account memory usage and creation costs. The contract upgrade, among other things, reduced the cost of account… Continue reading EOS cuts cost to create accounts, 1400 bytes of RAM up for grabs in race to adoption

Bithumb Crypto Exchange Stop Issuing New Accounts as Bank Contract Renewal Fails

Recently launched cryptocurrency exchange BitForex displayed a huge spike in trading volumes suggesting improper activity. BitForex, a relatively new cryptocurrency exchange, on Thursday showed again weirdly high trading volumes. The exchange, which was launched in June with headquarters in Singapore and an official registration in the Republic of Seychelles, has already come under the spotlight… Continue reading Bithumb Crypto Exchange Stop Issuing New Accounts as Bank Contract Renewal Fails

CoinEx accounts get free tokens and credits, bug or plan?

According to a Reddit post, CoinEx account holders have been discovering huge amounts of deposits in their accounts without actually depositing. People who have never deposited an amount on CoinEx, however, got airdrops for joining right off the bat. Hunk_quark1, a Redditor posted on Cryptocurrency discussion forums saying: “Logged into Coinex after 3 months to discover… Continue reading CoinEx accounts get free tokens and credits, bug or plan?

EOS Freezes 27 Accounts After Funds Have Moved, "Alleged Hack" Says Arbitrator, I Don’t Know How I Was Hacked Says Claimant

EOS’s interim arbitrator ordered the freezing of 27 new accounts on June the 22nd without initially providing any reason. Later the arbitrator said the accounts were frozen due to formal claims which prove ownership and allege hacking, phishing or scamming. One claimant says he is “one of the hacked accounts (gq4demryhage) containing over 13,000 eos.… Continue reading EOS Freezes 27 Accounts After Funds Have Moved, "Alleged Hack" Says Arbitrator, I Don’t Know How I Was Hacked Says Claimant

Bitflyer Temporarily Suspends New Accounts Registrations, Receives "Improvement Order" by Japanese FSA

One of Japan’s biggest bitcoin exchange, with trading volumes of $65 million in the past 24 hours, has announced today they have received an “improvement order” by the Japanese FSA for inadequate AML/KYC requirements. They say steps are now being taken to implement the improvement order according to an english version of the announcement. They are… Continue reading Bitflyer Temporarily Suspends New Accounts Registrations, Receives "Improvement Order" by Japanese FSA

EOS Block Producers Freeze Seven Accounts Worth $20,000 Days After Launch

Barely two days after the eos network launched, and just one day after it stopped functioning due to a bug, the EOS Block Producing (BP) supernodes froze seven eos accounts. One of the affected individuals says they were on eos related telegram groups when they were phished out from their eos through a fake registration… Continue reading EOS Block Producers Freeze Seven Accounts Worth $20,000 Days After Launch