Financial

New fintech IPO offers litmus test for online lenders

Despite all the promises of online loan companies, the two most watched stocks in the industry have been flops, while other upstarts have retreated to public offerings. This week, a new entrant, GreenSky Inc., is hoping to break the downtrend. The company is forecasting a public offering of $ 700 …

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Paylater users can now get loans up to N500,000

Paylater users can now get loans up to N500,000

Pay later, an online mobile application that offers users short-term loans, deployed version 2 of its application in November. Paylater Plus is the biggest addition to Paylater v2 and is available for employees. These groups of people can now access Paylater Plus loans of up to 500,000 naira. They would …

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Top 3 Small Business Trends of the Year

First circle SME / Anton Carlos Since the start of 2020, the Philippine business landscape has been rocked by a series of unfortunate events, from the eruption of the Taal volcano in January to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic of 2019 (Covid-19). Businesses continue to be disappointed with these and other …

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The rapid growth of the online scam in Southeast Asia

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, everyone is required by law to stay at home for an unknown period to curb the spread of the virus. With technology, people can reduce the boredom associated with staying at home while surfing the Internet for online casino games, shopping, streaming on YouTube, and …

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Top 10 new restaurants by The Beat in 2017

The barbecue / Photo by Brandon Soderberg 1. The barbecue (2602 Greenmount Avenue, [443] 468-2131): I had heard about the BBQ for weeks before heading to Greenmount Avenue to try it for myself. The place features a regular soundtrack of gritty blues and offers smoky, meaty dishes like pulled pork, …

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