According to research by the World Bank, the COVID-19 pandemic could leave global economies in a severe recession beyond 2020. Per capita income is expected to shrink, and millions of people will fall into poverty.
Popular streaming service Spotify is seeing its value grow rapidly in the financial markets this year. While one contributing factor is its continued marker leader spot in the streaming boom, another factor is its new offerings to attract new consumers and impress investors.
In 2001, at the age of 24, Guilherme Benchimol set out to establish his own firm with a business partner in Porto Alegre after being fired by a securities brokerage.
As the Indian economy continues its battle to recover from the devastation of COVID-19, pandemic’s impact has once again been reiterated by a report from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The report projects a sharp contraction of 4.5% in this fiscal.
Yoco is a South African company that makes card payments possible for the informal, rural, and SME merchants. They started the business in 2015, nine months after similar businesses. Instead of worrying about their late entry into the market, they worked on perfecting their business model.
The digital era has made business operations easier and more flexible, allowing owners to use digital tools as assistance to help grow their business. Traditional methods have proved to become costly, as owners have found that newer technology enables them to open their businesses to a larger buying market.
Visa and Mastercard are two companies you will never stop hearing about. These companies are longtime rivals — except this time, they aren’t just fighting against each other.
Here’s a roundup of everything that’s been going on with them lately.
Ecommerce is gearing up for some significant changes in the way it works. The global commerce market predicts that by the end of 2020, ecommerce sales will make up 16% of all retail sales globally, a drastic change that has happened over only a number of recent years.
Investor interest and capital funding for startups started to drop toward the end of February 2020, putting a halt to a year that began with an upward trend. All early indications were that 2020 was set to match the record highs of 2018, with high investor demand and plenty of capital available for budding and existing entrepreneurs.
The stock exchange floor is ready to open back up post-quarantine. However, outdated assumptions of how the floor operates leave some people scratching their heads.
Mobile malware was created for the sole purpose of gaining access to information on your phone. This malware could transfer part money from your bank card to a scam-controlled account or purchase goods for an attacker with your money.