Tuesday, August 16, 2022

HypeAuditor uncovers top brands and influencers impacted by TGA ban

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HypeAuditor, the AI analytics platform for brands who want fair and transparent influencer marketing, today released data uncovering which Australian brands and influencers could be most impacted by the recently announced Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) ruling on marketing influencers. Under the ruling, which was announced earlier this month, social media influencers would still be able to provide paid and gifted promotions of TGA regulated goods, so long as they do not speak on their own personal experience with the product.

Nexus Mutual adopts Bancor’s DAO treasury management solution

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Nexus Mutual will execute the single largest DAO treasury deposit on Bancor this week, joining dozens of DAOs that have recently staked treasury funds on Bancor. The deposit of over $2.2m wNXM comes as a growing number of top DAOs and token projects are allocating funds on Bancor, including UMA, Flexa Network (AMP), Paraswap (PSP), KeeperDAO (ROOK), Harvest Finance (FARM), Request Network (REQ), Instadapp (INST), WOO Network DAO (WOO) & more.

Behavior of financial industry staff could lead to cybersecurity risks

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The pandemic forced a digital transformation like never before, making the balancing act between security and employee experience more important than ever. While the financial industry fairs better at endpoint security than other industries studied, there are significant gaps between employers’ preventative actions and employees’ actual behaviors. According to a new study, more than 52 percent of financial industry employees say security policies restrict the way they work and 49 percent admit to finding ways to work around security policies.

Rimini Street Korea named a Top 100 in KOREA Best Workplaces™

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Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, and a Salesforce partner, today announced it has been recognized in the Great Places to Work® 2022 KOREA Best Workplaces™ Awards by the global consulting company Great Place to Work® Institute (GPTW).

Australia’s new dating app will help fast-track your journey to finding love

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Hello Tiger has been unleashed; an all new Australian app reinventing the way users interact in the wild world of digital dating. Prioritising real connections, with real people, in real time, this free app is set to spice things up for all love-hungry singles. Between new and trending dating practices like hardballing and hard launching, Aussies are clearly embracing the no bullsh*t approach to finding love and Hello Tiger looks to take it one step further.

Half of ANZ SMEs can’t secure funds due to slow lending and red tape

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Half of small and medium-sized enterprises in Australia and New Zealand have been unable to secure sufficient funding on at least one or more occasions over the last five years, according to a new report from cloud banking platform Mambu. Alarmingly, more than two thirds of SMEs globally have been unable to secure adequate business financing in that same period. The ‘Small business, big growth’ report surveyed over 1,000 SME owners globally, including SMEs in ANZ, who set up their company and applied for a business loan in the last five years.

Hiro Capital casts second €300m videogames and metaverse tech VC

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Hiro Capital, the leading specialist European VC focused on Videogames, Metaverse Technologies, Creator Platforms and Gamified Fitness, announced the launch of HIRO CAPITAL II, a €300m ($340m) fund focused on backing the world’s emerging Gaming and Metaverse innovators. Hiro II will be announcing its first investments in April.

Oliver Wyman and GFT to build new Islamic digital bank in Malaysia

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The digital revolution has taken a quantum leap throughout the global financial services industry over the last decade. In Asia-Pacific alone, there have been over 20 new digital bank licenses issued with more to come in Malaysia. The global management consulting firm Oliver Wyman and technology and software engineering leader GFT are supporting Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia (ARBM) to design, build and launch a cloud-based digital bank. To set new standards of excellence for Islamic banking in Malaysia, ARBM will undertake a complete digital redesign of their products, services, and channels for this new digital bank.

Payhawk becomes first ever Bulgarian unicorn after raising $100m

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Payhawk, the payment and expense solution with offices in London, Sofia, Berlin, and Barcelona, has raised an additional $100m to extend its Series B round to $215m. The Series B extension means that the company hits a valuation of $1bn, making Payhawk the first ever Bulgarian company to achieve unicorn status. The company plans to become a catalyst for the Bulgarian startup ecosystem, and continue to attract and retain the top 1% of talent in the market.
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Sell your property for more money: Tips on increasing your property value

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Improvements don’t have to be expensive, they just have to emphasise certain features of the property and minimise negative elements. It is all about delivering the right perception for the right market and this can be done through dressing a property.