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PayRetailers Appoints Lorenzo Pellegrino as New Chief Operating & Digital Officer

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PayRetailers, LATAM’s leading all-in-one payment technology provider, has announced today the appointment of Lorenzo Pellegrino as Chief Operating & Digital Officer. Pellegrino comes to PayRetailers at a time of rapid growth, as it has expanded from seven to 11 offices, more than doubled headcount to over 200, and acquired Paygol in Chile and Pago Digital…

How Do Haircuts Affect The Investor and the Economic Market?

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In the financial industry, a haircut is a value reduction made to an asset to determine the capital required, margin, and level of collateral. The difference between a loan's principal and the asset's market value will serve as collateral. This amount is given as a percentage. The lender must consider the shifting market price over…

How Haircuts Affects The Investors and the Economic Market?

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In the financial industry, a haircut is a value reduction made to an asset to determine the capital required, margin, and level of collateral. The difference between a loan's principal and the asset's market value will serve as collateral. This amount is given as a percentage. The lender must consider the shifting market price over…

Investment Outlook 2023 Made by OctaFX

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The year 2022 remains in the rear-view mirror. There was no shortage of buzz in the market last year: rising interest rates, an ongoing inflation shock, and, as a result, falling stock markets and a strengthening dollar. Just imagine, at the end of the year the S&P500 was headed down 18%. If we speak about…

AAAFx Receives “Best CFD Broker - MEA” Award at the UF AWARDS MEA 2023

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An A-rate CFD brokerage and a leader in the Forex and CFD industry, AAAFx has recently been awarded the “Best CFD Broker - MEA” accolade at the UF AWARDS MEA 2023 Ceremony, shortly after iFX EXPO Dubai closed its doors. Leaving one party to join another, industry leaders gathered at Hotel Indigo, Dubai Downtown to…

Crypto under pressure

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Market pictureBitcoin lost ground throughout Monday, falling to $22.5K in early trading on Tuesday, down 6% from its Sunday peak. Total cryptocurrency market capitalisation fell 1.1% overnight to $1.04 trillion, with altcoins easy to find with positive overnight trends.While institutional selloffs pressured Bitcoin, it is still trying to swim against the tide, gaining 0.7% today…

What Are Islamic Accounts on Forex, and How Do They Work?

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In this overview, we will discuss the specifics of Islamic accounts on Forex: what they are necessary for and what advantages and drawbacks they have.Specifics of swap trading on ForexA swap is an exchange (buy-sell) operation for various assets, where a direct exchange deal is accompanies by a reverse deal that implies returning the same…

PayRetailers Appoints Philippe Laranjeiro as Chief Commercial Officer

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PayRetailers, LATAM’s leading all-in-one payment technology provider, has announced the appointment of Philippe Laranjeiro as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). He will report to CEO Juan Pablo Jutgla, overseeing the company's commercial operations, supporting rapid growth and increasing market share – while accelerating service optimization.Fintech growth leadershipLaranjeiro joins Spain-based PayRetailers with an impressive track record in…

Fxview Crowned “Best ECN/STP Broker” at UF AWARDS MEA 2023

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Fxview, a leading multi-asset global brokerage headquartered in Cyprus, just won the “Best ECN/STP Broker” award this year at the UF AWARDS MEA 2023! One of the most coveted awards in the finance and fintech industry, the UF Awards followed iFX EXPO Dubai, on January 18, 2023, at the Orange Feels Bar of Hotel Indigo…

Highlights from iFX EXPO Dubai 2023 – Throwback to the Largest MENA Fintech Gathering

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iFX EXPO Dubai 2023 was a resounding success in the financial and fintech space, attracting over 3500 attendees and over 120 industry-leading brands. Held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from the 16th to the 18th of January 2023, the event featured over 100 speakers and provided a platform for networking and learning from industry…