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I’m speaking at Reinvent Money in Holland next

http://reinvent.money About reinvent.money As a successor to last year’s ‘Geld voor de toekomst’ event, reinvent.money aims to be a direction-setting conference about the future of our monetary system. So much is happening across Europe: monetary reform in Iceland, ongoing problems with the euro and Greece, never-ending banking scandals, the rise of bitcoin and the blockchain,…

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Epicenter Bitcoin Simon Dixon

How Bnk To The Future is Rethinking Finance – Epicenter Bitcoin

http://ift.tt/eA8V8J Ever since the financial system collapsed in 2007, the call for alternatives has grown louder. Bitcoin itself can be seen as such an alternative. Simon Dixon’s search for a way to put capitalism on a sounder financial footing began before Bitcoin with a focus on equity crowdfunding. Since then he has built Bank to…

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Money Creation debate Parliament

Will I be voting @UKLabour or @Conservatives or @LibDems this year?

I move to Hong Kong this year so I am no longer in the game, but let’s pretend I was still a UK voter… Will I vote Labour, Lib Dem, or Conservative? For those that care about my opinion, here is what I know. All of them will issue more debt than they issued last year,…

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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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France Debt

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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Paul Moore HBOS

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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