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UK Fintech Checkout Enhances Authentication Solution For Merchants

With a focus on the merchant, fintech company Checkout aims to be a pragmatic payments partner and maximize merchant revenue. The Standalone Authentication product is used by companies like Klarna, which uses the Checkout platform. Checkout executives say smart optimizations have allowed them to increase approval rates and lower customer friction. The company’s new Authentication service will be available to […]

Hiring Slowing Down In the UK As Recession Looms

A report from KPMG shows UK hiring has slowed down, indicating the economy is losing momentum and recruiters are becoming more hesitant about hiring new staff. The slowdown is also attributed to ongoing skills shortages. Inflation has reached a 40-year high but is expected to fall back to 2% in two years, according to the Bank of England. The news […]

What Are Interest Rates And How High Do You Think They Can Go?

Before you get spooked by the possibility of higher interest rates, you should understand the basics of the different types of interest rates. There are several types, including the Fed funds rate, the Money market rate, the Soft, and the Bank rate. The differences between each rate are important because they affect the affordability of loans, risk of default, and […]

Top Things to Know Before the Market Opens Today

Before the market opens today, you should pay attention to what’s happening in the news. Stocks that open higher will probably continue that trend for 5-10 minutes. On the other hand, stocks that open lower will likely reverse their trend for 20 minutes. Moreover, overnight news can have a big impact on the market. Read on to find out how […]

PF Withdrawal Process: Everything You Need To Know

A Provident fund is a yearly contribution required from each employee, but this amount can be as small as $50. Investing in a Provident Fund is an excellent way to build a financial cushion for retirement. With contributions based on the age of the person, you can increase your income as you get older and retire. If you are a […]