Capital One Offers Free Business Credit Reports

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According to a recent Capital One survey, nearly 31 percent of small business owners have either never heard of business credit reports or are not educated about them, despite the fact that managing their credit can enable them to access more funding, establish partnerships and grow their businesses.

MYOB Suffers Payroll Reporting Glitch

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Australian small business cloud accounting company MYOB was managing a system glitch last week after it confirmed hundreds of payroll reports known as group certificates or payment summaries were sent to the wrong recipients.

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October Employment Report: Not So Scary

Abrigio

Economy | 2 minute read Key Takeaways Overall, October's national employment report was positive. This morning’s national Employment Situation Report for the month of October was rather positive. Overall, this is a positive report. Today’s report seems consistent with that story.

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Fitbit Reportedly Mulls Possible Sale

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Under its challenges of moving to smartwatches from fitness trackers, Fitbit has reportedly been in discussions with an investment bank surrounding the possibility of looking into a sale. have cornered a greater market share with their devices, Reuters reported.

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Kountable Launches SMB Credit Reports Based On Execution Behaviors

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Kountable announced it has launched credit bureau reporting for SMBs in Rwanda and Kenya based on how well they execute on projects. B2B Payments B2B credit report Kenya Kountable News Rwanda small business financing What's Hot In B2B

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Popular Millennial Site Bleacher Report Dives Deep Into Sports Betting

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Bleacher Report, a millennial-focused sports website, has been steadily expanding into the sports betting space, attracting a new generation of gamblers who don’t consider sports gambling a bad thing, according to a report by CNBC.

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State Regulators Report: Money Services Firms Handled $1.2T In 2017

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As noted by the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS), state regulators earlier this month released the inaugural Money Services Business Industry Report, which featured transaction data tied to 2017 and focused on licensed money transmission and payments.

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NEW REPORT: How X-Border Receivables Save Rhinos

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In fact, a recent report found 75 percent of surveyed merchants had walked away from a cross-border business opportunity due to fear of non-payment from a global trading partner. For a roundup of the latest notable news and trends in the cross-border receivables space, check out the report.

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Amex, Nova Offer Global Transfer Of US Credit Reports

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American Express has partnered with Nova Credit , a credit reporting startup that operates across borders, to give expatriates and immigrants the ability to share their previous credit scores with American Express when applying for a credit card.

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PayPal reports strong numbers for Venmo, Visa posts solid Q2

Mobile Payments Today

PayPal and Visa reported strong earnings in the first quarter of 2019, with PayPal breaking out Venmo numbers for the first time

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Another Disappointing Monthly Jobs Report for September

Abrigio

This morning’s Employment Situation report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the month of September came in weaker than expected. It hasn’t been a great week for economic data releases, and today’s Employment Situation report continues that string of underwhelming news.

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EU Report Calls For Finance Authorities, AML Oversight

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European Union lawmakers released a report on Wednesday (Feb. 27) recommending that the EU create a police unit dedicated to the investigation of tax and financial crimes, as well as a watchdog organization to fight money-laundering, according to a report by Reuters.

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Judo Capital Taps VERMEG For Reporting Compliance

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Australian challenger bank Judo Capital has chosen VERMEG , a leading banking and insurance software solution company, to meet its Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) reporting requirements as it pursues its full banking license.

Report: Rivals Funded Campaign To Battle Amazon

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While the group claimed to have grassroots support, it did not admit it has the backing of some of the main corporate competitors of the eCommerce retailer, The Wall Street Journal noted in a report. In June, a report surfaced that Amazon’s second-quarter revenue came in at $63.4

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Global Fintech Report Q2 2019

CB Insights

Report Highlights: Q2’19 fintech funding topped $8.3B, boosted by a record quarter of 25 $100M+ mega-rounds: Funding to VC-backed fintech companies grew 24% QoQ in Q2’19 and neared previously quarterly funding highs.

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NEW REPORT: Are AI And ML Actually Transforming Retail?

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To learn more about how businesses are leveraging AI and ML technology to optimize their customer experience, click here to download the report.

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Accounting Expertise In C-Suite Can Compromise Financial Reports

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It’s common sense that a corporation would want its C-Suite to have some knowledge of accounting practices, and one could assume that a lack of understanding of corporate accounting may heighten the risk for misstatements on financial reports.

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NEW REPORT: Retailers Face An Augmented Reality Check

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To read the feature story and get a close look into how AR is laying the foundation for retail’s next state of evolution, download the new Digital Consumer Report. Augmented reality (AR) has long been associated with games like Pokémon Go and Zombies, Run!

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Moody’s: April ADP Jobs Report Was Inflated

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Payroll processor ADP’s report on the job market in April may have been inflated due to technical issues. The Labor Department will report non-farm payroll numbers for April on Friday (May 3).

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AppZen Analyzes Trends In Flagged, Rejected Expense Reports

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A new survey from AppZen finds employees in the professional services industry, including accountants, financial advisors and lawyers, more frequently have their submitted expense reports rejected, reports in CPA Practice Advisor said Monday (Dec.

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July’s Employment Report Is Just Fine

Abrigio

2 Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation report for July was about in line with expectations. It’s a fine, albeit unexciting, report. The post July’s Employment Report Is Just Fine appeared first on Abrigo. The Aug.

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Financial Apps Have Better Mobile Retention Rates Than Other Industries, Report Says

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Neither video games nor dating nor shopping have a stronger pull, in terms of initial mobile app retention than financial apps, according to one report released by mobile app research firm Liftoff.

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New Apple OS Reportedly Has Payment Security Issues

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Two Apple iOS 13 users took to Reddit to share some payment security issues they faced when using the tech giant’s newest iteration of its operating system, according to reports.

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Nilson Report: U.S. Payment Card Market Tops $6T 

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trillion in spending for goods and services in 2018, The Nilson Report said in a press release Thursday (Sept. Founded in 1971, The Nilson Report provides news and information about the global card and mobile payment industry. Commercial and consumer cards issued in the U.S.

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Wirecard Files Suit Against FT Following Investigative News Reports

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German financial and payments company Wirecard has filed a lawsuit against the Financial Times for a series of articles the news organization wrote alleging misconduct and fraud in its accounting, Reuters reported. The company’s shares climbed 30 percent on the news of the report.

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MoviePass Reportedly Temporarily Suspends Service

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With MoviePass suspending its service for “improvements” to its service, the end could reportedly be in sight for the movie theater subscription service. The offering went from having 3 million users in its ranks to approximately around 225,000 in April, CNBC reported.

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Report: The Late Tuition Payment Epidemic

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Among the findings outlined in the report: 50.5%: Share of supporters who rely on employment income to pay for tuition. Over the past three decades, the cost of college tuition has increased significantly.

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Why Regulation Won’t Fix Credit Reporting Agencies

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Thirty years later, I find their tagline a rather fitting metaphor for the Equifax data breach and the flurry of headlines made by everyone who now wants to take them — and their two credit reporting agency compadres, Experian and TransUnion — out to the regulatory woodshed. The credit bureaus were included in the CFPB’s scope of oversight in 2012, and she’s asked the agency to let her know what additional power it might need to better regulate the credit reporting agencies going forward.

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The future of money (research report)

Chris Skinner

I just got a report from J Walter Thompson on the future of money and there’s some interesting facts and stats. Here are my headlines: 76% of millennials are looking for new forms of banking 40% of people in their twenties have downloaded a money management app 80% of millennials … The post The future of money (research report) appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

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Post-IPO Peloton Reports Revenue Boost

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Even so, its shares slid roughly 4 percent after that earnings news, according to a report , as investors are apparently impatient about the company’s profitability. percent, and Peloton reports a 94 percent 12-month retention rate.

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REPORT: Payment Tech Tops FIs’ Innovation Agendas

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To learn more about the motives and strategies behind FIs’ evolving innovation priorities, download the report. The financial world is awash in hot tech topics these days, from blockchain to artificial intelligence (AI).

TransferWise Reports 66 Pct. Profit Growth YOY

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TransferWise, one of Europe’s top five FinTech startups , announced profits for the third fiscal year in a row, with revenue after taxes 66 percent higher than last fiscal year, CNBC reported on Wednesday (Sept.

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On Capitol Hill, Credit Bureau CEOs Say Reporting Changes Are In the Air

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Executives from the trio that has come to dominate credit reporting — Equifax , Experian and TransUnion , of course — appeared on Capitol Hill and gave testimony before the U.S. Separately, TransUnion offered half a dozen recommendations to revamp reporting efforts.

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NEW REPORT: Acing Overseas Tuition Receivables

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In the new Global Payments Architecture Report , PYMNTS covers the latest efforts to crack down on problems with late and non-payments in a variety of different industries. About The Report.

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The Grocery Report: New Products, New Partnerships And New Channels

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That partnership , according to reports this week, is expanding. According to news reports out in The New York Times , Amazon’s grocery ambitions are bigger than Whole Foods alone. The Journal further reported that the first Amazon grocery store was opening for business in L.A.

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Amazon Reportedly Sent Customers Wrong Order Info

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Amazon customers are saying they have received email updates and invoices about orders that belong to other people, as reported on Friday (Aug. Other Amazon customers reported similar incidents. “I The supervisor reportedly told her the issue happens frequently.

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New Internet Of Things Report Out

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That’s according to a new report out this week. . Which is why this report may seem like a no-brainer, but the important part is the impressive data. The new report covers the present situation compared to the potential growth of the IoT, taking into consideration the market size, as well as applications and services. Internet of Things america APAC EMEA IoT report TrackerFrom now until 2020, the global Internet of Things is expected to grow at a CAGR of 36 percent.

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REPORT: Adoption Of Instant Payments For Disbursements Has Quadrupled In Three Years

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This is just one of the questions PYMNTS set out to answer in the 2019 Disbursement Satisfaction Report , in collaboration with Ingo Money. To learn more about the forces driving the seismic shift toward instant payment adoption, download the report.

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NEW REPORT: Is Security Holding Omnichannel Banking Back?

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In the inaugural issue of the Omni Security And Authentication Report , PYMNTS explores how banks are using technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and neural networks to identify and build customer profiles and safeguard themselves and their customers against the rising threat of fraud.

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Ready for Reporting

Independent Banker

Prepare now for expanded HMDA data reporting in 2019. The CFPB implemented the Dodd-Frank Act’s revisions to HMDA, but also used the bureau’s discretionary authority to add even more data points and change the rule’s scope and reporting requirements. Changes to reporting requirements.

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Facebook Reports Removal Of 2.2B Sham Accounts

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billion fake accounts in the first quarter of 2019, according to a report by Bloomberg. The statistics came through the company’s third content transparency report, a biannual document outlining Facebook’s removal of posts and accounts that violate the company’s policies.

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Acorns Reportedly Seeks Over $100M In Funding

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Through a reported funding round, digital wealth management startup Acorns Grow Inc. Such a round could potentially provide the company with a valuation of more than $700 million, Bloomberg reported. The reported round was not included in their estimate.).

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Analysts Report Brisk Demand For Latest iPhone 

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Pre-sales for Apple’s new iPhone are beating expectations and topping last year’s pre-orders for the same time period, Reuters reported on Tuesday (Sept.

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