• Warmer-than-normal temperatures to continue in Europe

    LONDON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Above average temperatures are set to continue in almost all of Europe during the October to December period, forecasts by The...

  • UnionPay is finalizing plans to move into Europe

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    UnionPay, the Chinese state-affiliated card network, is reportedly finalizing plans to move into Europe, according to the Financial Times. The network will work with an unnamed “UK company” to begin issuing virtual corporate prepaid cards next month, which UK customers can use via mobile when traveling in Asia. This move...

  • Bill Browder Strikes Back In Europe

    Authored by Tom Luongo,

    “I am altering the deal. Pray I don’t alter it any further.”

    — The Empire Strikes Back

    Since Vladimir Putin brought up Bill Browder’s name in Helsinki, events have escalated to a fever pitch.  Russia is under extreme attack the U.S./European financial and political establishment.

    And part of that push is coming from Browder himself.  In July, just a week after Helsinki, Browder opened up a money laundering complaint against Denmark’s largest bank, Danske, alleging...