June 24, 2024
Finance

About FACT’s Work on Environmental Crime and Illicit Finance

Haga clic aquí para leer en español About FACT The Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency (FACT) Coalition is a non-partisan alliance of more than 100 state, national, and international organizations working toward a fair tax system that addresses the challenges of a global economy and promoting policies to combat the harmful impacts of corrupt financial

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Now We Need To Finance It

Members of the European Parliament wearing tee-shirts reading “Restore Nature” react as they take … [+] part in a voting session on EU nature restoration law during a plenary session at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, on July 12, 2023. (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN / AFP) (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP via Getty Images)

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The spatial spillover effect of financial growth on high-quality development: Evidence from Yellow River Basin in China

Acheampong AO (2019) Modelling for insight: Does financial development improve environmental quality? Energy Econ. 83:156–179. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eneco.2019.06.025 Article  Google Scholar  Acheampong AO, Appiah-Otoo I, Dzator J, Agyemang KK (2021) Remittances, financial development and poverty reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa: Implications for post-COVID-19 macroeconomic policies. J. Policy Model. 43(6):1365–1387. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpolmod.2021.09.005 Article  Google Scholar  Ahmad M, Ahmed Z, Alvarado

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Money blog: Inside Princess Diana’s family home as it goes on sale for £10.95m | UK News

‘My anxiety levels are rocketing’ – the mortgage chokehold facing old-age Britons By Katie Williams, Money team Many of us envisage retirement as a peaceful winding down after several decades of hard work. But an increasing number of mortgage holders face having to put their relaxation on ice as they’re left with no choice but

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More people applying for payday loans than mortgages

“As more people become reliant on payday loans, it is crucial that providers spot risky financial behaviours and identify potentially vulnerable customers ahead of time.”– Suzanne Homewood, managing director of decisioning at Moneyhub A significant number of Brits are increasingly resorting to payday loans in order to manage their day-to-day expenses, according to new research

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Hong Kong government leads Asia in green-bond issuance, becomes fifth largest worldwide

The Hong Kong government has become the largest source of climate-aligned government bonds in Asia and the fifth largest cumulative issuer of government green bonds in the world, according to a new report from the Climate Bonds Initiative. The city’s sustainable debt market achieved its largest growth yet in 2023, increasing by 236 per cent

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FinVolution Group Wins Asian Banker’s Award for “Best Consumer Lending Technology Implementation in China”

SHANGHAI, June 24, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — FinVolution Group, a leading fintech company, has been awarded the “Best Consumer Lending Technology Implementation in China” alongside CITIC Consumer Finance at the Asian Banker China Awards 2024. This award acknowledges FinVolution’s dedication to providing innovative technology to financial institution partners. (PRNewsfoto/FinVolution Group) The Asian Banker Awards are known

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Asian Currencies in Focus as Japan Warns on Yen: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) — A gauge of Asian currencies slipped for a third session, kicking off a week that includes measures of inflation that may help guide bets on the outlook for global interest rates. The yen was steady after Japan’s top currency official ratcheted up intervention rhetoric. Most Read from Bloomberg An index for the region’s

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Japan Finance Minister Suzuki on the wires

Japan Finance Minister Suzuki on the wires | Forexlive No comments on forex levels (no surprise there) Japan FinMin Suzuki: Won’t comment on forex levels. Japan FinMin Suzuki: Desirable for currencies to move in stable manner reflecting fundamentals. Japan FinMin Suzuki: Excessive FX change undesirable. Japan FinMin Suzuki: Want to respond appropriately as needed. Japan

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6 Terrible Pieces of Money Advice To Ignore If You Want To Get Rich

PeopleImages / iStock.com When it comes to financial advice, there is no shortage of it. Whether it’s on social media, mainstream media, coming from well-intentioned acquaintances or via popular culture sayings, the sheer avalanche of “tips” can be overwhelming — and perhaps sometimes not always quite right. Find Out: I’m a Frugal Self-Made Millionaire: 6

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