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Finance 2020

Finance 2020 – Speaking at BT today on the future of finance

@SimonDixonTwitt 'FFF early seed in access to finance' @TheFSForum #FSF2020vision #BankToTheFuture pic.twitter.com/TZSy2NvZWn — Catherine Barrett (@catherineba) November 27, 2014 Very interesting presentation today @SimonDixonTwitt. Would love to invite you to speak at @BrightTALK. Let's chat! pic.twitter.com/ukolcNvtJl — Kelsey Quinn (@kelseylquinn) November 27, 2014 @SimonDixonTwitt fascinating presentation @TheFSForum – you enabled me to understand a huge…

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Lloyds Banking Layoffs & Banking Regulations – Simon Dixon discusses

Financial institutions in the UK are treated based on double standards as different regulations seem to apply to those firms deemed “too big to fail,” says an analyst, Press TV reports. “It seems we have a [financial] regulator that has one rule for banks and one rule for other financial institutions,” Simon Dixon, author of…

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French public debt rises to over 2 trillion euros – Simon Dixon discusses

More bad economic news for France. Official data show that the country’s public debt has soared to more than TWO trillion euros. According to the national statistics agency, this is the first time that the public debt of the euro zone’s second-biggest economy has soared to this level. The figure represents over 95 percent of…

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Scottish Independence – Why they chose to be a stub on the end of England

Scotland had the opportunity to lead the world in monetary reform, it had the opportunity to free itself from London banks, it had the opportunity to create their own money supply and it had the opportunity to launch the worlds most up-to-date and innovative currency – instead it chose to be a stub on the…

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Inside Bitcoins London – Will be speaking on Digital Finance Investing

About to kick off @BankToTheFuture 'The best thing for Bitcoin right now is price stability' #Bitcoinconf pic.twitter.com/Pf4vIqoU4x — Coinapult (@Coinapult) September 15, 2014 #bitcoinconf London starts in one hour! Stay tuned for the latest updates & news! pic.twitter.com/FP9g8oOClY — InsideBitcoins (@InsideBitcoins) September 15, 2014 @coinscrum @InsideBitcoins Looking forward to it. Just arrived with the @BankToTheFuture…

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Bank of England preparing for the #Bitcoin economy

Next month I will be meeting with the relevant department at the Bank of England with the UK Digital Currency Association to discuss their recent report on monetary policy and digital currencies like Bitcoin followed by a panel debate in November (Will update if you are a subscriber to my blog). It was great to…

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WTF – PayPal getting ready to integrate with Bitcoin

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Startcoin

Crypto Currency that pays interest on your deposits @Start_Coin @StartJOIN

After I first wrote about StartCOIN – the new digital currency for CrowdFunding I accumulated a sizeable position as I really want to support the initiative. What was unexpected however is that there is now a way to receive interest like payments on your digital currency through the CrowdFunding website StartJOIN. I held some of…

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There are no regulations for banks – just commit the crime, pay the fine @SimonDixonTwitt to @Paul_R_Moore

Unbelievable article in the Independent on Sunday outlining how the Bank of England, HBOS and the FSA all knew about undeclared bailout loans being made to HBOS from the government while they were raising finance from investors without disclosing. Anybody else but a bank would have lost there regulatory approval. This is the consequence of…

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Hargreaves Lansdowne to become a bank?

As reported in the Dailey Mail: Financial services group Hargreaves Lansdown is expected to say it will apply for a full banking licence to take advantage of a growing flood of client money through its business. Analysts at investment bank Morgan Stanley say Hargreaves, which provides investment and share dealing services, could announce the move…

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