Real-time payments have long become the ‘new normal’, with 45 schemes currently live and a further 13 in planning stages. In 2020, the conversation around real-time will move further away from being about setting up to support real-time payments to ‘what can we do with...
Tesla Inc. is as big as peak Ford Motor Co., with the Silicon Valley electric-car maker stock hitting yet another high on Wednesday. http://feeds.marketwatch.com/~r/marketwatch/financial/~3/fQzVBxvHing/story.asp
Gold futures on Wednesday are off their highest intraday levels but are hanging around their best levels since 2013 after briefly bursting through $1,600, following an Iranian retaliatory strike against U.S. miliary bases in Iraq late Tuesday. http://feeds.marketwatch.com/~r/marketwatch/financial/~3/kHAL_YX853o/story.asp
Introducing a new series focused on the unintended consequences of morally motivated market actions: because the road to hell is often paved with good intentions. http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2020/01/08/1578481720000/Holier-than-DOW/