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Britons usurp Germans as Europe's biggest savers: Pandemic sees a huge boost in savings pots ...

The Daily Mail 28 Oct 2021
In Britain, deposits have accelerated since the start of the pandemic, with savers increasing their bank balances by 17% between June 2020 and June 2021 ... Savers accessing best bank offers from Scandinavia, Italy, and the UK, stand to alleviate the worst effects of inflation on their savings, if not earn a few euros.

The folly of raising taxes: Chancellor's budget plans risk making Britain less competitive, says ALEX BRUMMER

The Daily Mail 21 Oct 2021
Far from being Singapore in north-western Europe, Britain is in danger of becoming a higher taxed nation than the social democracies of Scandinavia ... The Treasury makes the case that the Chancellor cannot possibly bank the war chest, built up as a result of undershoots on deficit and debt, because of the threat of higher interest rates.

Norwegians Recovery Continues As Flight Demand Grows

Simple Flying 06 Oct 2021
Photo. Norwegian ... Photo. Getty Images ... In February of 2017, due to its rapid growth strategy and new routes to long-haul destinations, Norwegian had overtaken SAS to become Scandinavia’s largest airline. To finance the rapid growth, Norwegian sold some of its shares in Bank Norwegian and began selling and leasing the aircraft it owned ... Photo ... ....

Nordic central banks drive fintech and digital currency

Computer Weekly 15 Sep 2021
Nordic developments within the digital currency domain have produced a landmark cross-border technology hub collaboration between Scandinavia’s four central banks and the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) ... The IHNC will bolster the ability of Scandinavia’s central banks to ...

Away from it all: island hopping around Finland’s Turku archipelago

The Observer 29 Jul 2021
This small town’s headline attraction is Art Bank, which claims to be Scandinavia’s only viewable private Salvador Dalí collection, though Dalí’s surrealism seems pedestrian compared with eccentric owner Ted Wallin, who showed me around ...Outside in Pargas, everyday life does not have much glamour, so people come to Art Bank for excitement.”.

Red-hot US economy drives global inflation, forcing foreign banks to act

Live Mint 17 Jun 2021
dollar is pressing some central banks to increase interest rates, despite still-high levels of Covid-19 infections and incomplete economic recoveries in their own countries ... Central banks in Scandinavia and South Korea have signaled plans to tighten monetary policy to restrain possible asset bubbles, particularly in property.

Sweden leads way to a cashless future

The Times/The Sunday Times 06 Jun 2021
... Difficult take them through online shopping, banking and Swish, a technology that has transformed the way that people pay in Scandinavia.Sponsored.

EY Illuminates Swedish HQ with BrainLit BioCentric Lighting™

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 01 Jun 2021
BioCentric Lighting is a key component of this plan. "We are building a better working world ... Today, more than 20,000 people live, work, shop, or learn in BrainLit's BioCentric Lighting environments at world-class organizations such as EY, Swedbank, one of the largest banks in Scandinavia, and Sony ... About BrainLit ... View original content. ... ....

Swedish start-up might have digital currency fix

Taipei Times 28 Mar 2021
The company has the potential to become another Klarna Bank AB, Europe’s most valuable start-up, Goran Linder, CEO of Midroc in Sweden, said in an interview ... Swish, which is owned by Scandinavia’s biggest banks, “is a big ecosystem,” said Anders Edlund, head of business development at the firm’s parent company, Getswish.

BrainLit's BioCentric Lighting™ personalizes natural daylight indoors to improve the lives of people

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 25 Mar 2021
NEW YORK, March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sweden-based today introduced to the U.S ... Today, more than 20,000 people live, work, shop, or learn in BrainLit's BioCentric Lighting environments at world-class organizations such as Swedbank, one of the largest banks in Scandinavia, and Sony ... How it works. personalizing daylight ... BrainLit solutions ... ... ....

'Blank cheque IPOs' hit the Nordics as bankers eye deals

Irish Independent 17 Mar 2021
The bank behind Scandinavia's first special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) is now building out its corporate finance unit, with headcount set to grow by as much as 10pc ... Per Thurezon, managing director of SEB's corporate finance unit, says he's not expecting Scandinavia to embrace SPACs as enthusiastically as the US has.

Belfast watchmaker Enoksen serves up Swedish deal

Belfast Telegraph 16 Mar 2021
Enoksen Watch Company in Belfast has been appointed official timekeeper for Scandinavia's top tennis tournament, Business Telegraph can reveal ... The tournament takes place from July 5 to 21, Covid restrictions permitting ... The tournament's title sponsor, Nordea, is the largest bank in Scandinavia ... .

How Scottish fintech EedenBull is modernising business banking through data

Scotsman 05 Jan 2021
Payments as-a-Service is, therefore, rapidly becoming the option of choice for cost-effectiveness and go-to-market speed for banks around the world ... We have now launched a full end-to-end solution for banks ... More than 60 banks, most in Scandinavia, clearly do - as they already work with EedenBull.

Financials: Strong potential hidden by weak sentiment

Moneyweek 12 Nov 2020
We have seen a number of bank shares such as those in Nordea Bank, Scandinavia’s largest bank, and First Republic Bank, the 12th largest in the US, trading at a higher level today than at the turn of the year ... The latter two along with First Republic Bank have reached all-time highs in the past couple of months.