The Risk of Speculative Games: Disinflation and Stock Market Outlook for 2024

2023-12-17 23:02:55 Disinflation is on the rise and with it, the risk of speculative games heating up. Long rates have fallen by 0.7 to 0.9 basis points since their peaks in October, reflecting the anticipation of an upcoming relaxation of monetary policy, and the stock markets have recovered with a vengeance. They have jumped more … Read more

Digital Economy Blog – Voice AI, a threat to banking security

2023-12-14 09:21:54 Many American and European banks use voice recognition as authentication so their customers can access their bank accounts over the phone. According to these financial institutions, this method is as secure as digital identification. It aims to replace traditional authentication which consists of communicating information allowing authentication. This method has made it possible … Read more

These new bank cards should make life easier for the visually impaired

2023-12-03 16:48:49 They recognize it straight away. Their idea was, initially, not designed to help disabled people. European leader in the manufacture of bank cards, the French company Idemia has developed a card equipped with a “biometric security” system. More concretely: a fingerprint reader which allows you to activate a payment without having to enter … Read more

Monday opening of 11 new counters dedicated to Islamic Finance

2023-11-26 12:21:33 African Canoe-Kayak Championship: gold medal for the pair Ferfad and Arabi – Sunday November 26, 2023 1:28 p.m. CNEP-Bank: opening Monday of 11 new counters dedicated to Islamic Finance – Sunday November 26, 2023 1:21 p.m. Culture: Waciny Laredj talks about his creative journey in Algiers – Sunday November 26, 2023 1:10 p.m. … Read more

British Couple’s Life Changed by EuroMillions Win: Refusing to Believe Can Lead to Millions

2023-11-03 20:59:51 In life, details can sometimes change everything. For Daniel and Charlotte, this detail was a EuroMillions draw. DR By Sudinfo Published on 03/11/2023 at 7:42 p.m. What would you say if we told you that you were now a millionaire? It’s difficult to know as this possibility is so slim. Especially if you … Read more

Orange Bank Africa Expands into Senegal, Offering Instant Credit and Digital Banking Solutions

2023-10-05 15:58:00 (Ecofin Agency) – Orange Bank Africa has obtained a favorable opinion from the Banking Commission of the West African Monetary Union with a view to opening a subsidiary in Senegal. The initiative comes 3 years after the launch of the activities of this digital bank in Ivory Coast. Orange Bank Africa (OBA), the … Read more

Ensuring Access to Traditional Offline Banking Services: The Importance of Physical Banking in a Digital World

2023-09-13 17:15:42 The universal banking service would involve providing a minimum of “analogue” banking services (provision of a payment card, ability to carry out some operations and cash withdrawals as well as the creation of direct debits) and the provision of physical account statements at a reasonable price. One of the objectives of the text … Read more