QuartzA new journalism startup in Hong Kong is betting the public will pay for unbiased newsQuartzThe quality and independence of the South China Morning Post, Hong Kong's main English-language paper, is widely perceived to have declined in recent years, especially after having been acquired by e-commerce giant Alibaba last year. Two years ...
Daily Trust12 years after liquidation, Nigeria Airways echoesDaily TrustAccording to him, the airline's Board of Directors, at the time the firm was liquidated, was utterly corrupt, forming various dubious companies which were used as conduit pipes to siphon funds from the airline, under the guise of servicing and ...and more »
Belfast TelegraphAustralia to sell £9m seized bitcoin haulBelfast TelegraphBitcoin is a type of digital currency that allows people to buy goods and services and exchange money without involving banks, credit card issuers or other third parties. The coins are created by users who "mine" them by lending computing power to ...and more »
Financial TimesUS peer-to-peer lending model has parallels with subprime crisisFinancial TimesThat is certainly a description of the US subprime mortgage craze of a decade ago — and the disaster that followed, after a collapse in house prices and a rise in loan defaults triggered a tidal wave of losses for banks around the world. It could ...
Mirror.co.ukBuy your first home with your grandparents using this clever new mortgage schemeMirror.co.ukThe Barclays Family Springboard Mortgage allows first-time buyers to take out a loan without putting down any money at all. Instead, a parent puts a chunk of savings in a linked account. After three years, if the payments are made, they can get their ...The mortgages where 70-year-olds borrow to help their grandchildrenTelegraph.co.ukOne Family launch 'inter-generational' plan to help relatives pay for first homesDaily Mailall 6 news articles »