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North America

Pandemic May Force GCC Banks to Cut Dividends, Drive Future M&A

Banks in the Arabian Gulf could be forced to scrap 2020 dividends as profits plunge this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, which could...

Tech Entrepreneur Plans to Bring Zakat into the Modern Age with...

With charitable donations drying up precisely when they are needed more than ever by the poorest and most vulnerable, the coronavirus pandemic has left...

Visa Applies For Digital Dollar Blockchain Patent

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published today that Visa V has filed a patent application to create digital currency on a centralized...

Gulf Banks Could See Second Wave of Mergers after Pandemic Dust...

By Mohamad Damak The impact of the novel coronavirus on the global economy is growing and continues to shock the markets in unprecedented ways. On April...

Plug Power Inc. Launches First Ever Convertible Green Bond Offering in...

Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leading provider of hydrogen engines and fueling solutions enabling e-mobility, is pleased to launch the first ever convertible...

Citi Announces Inaugural USD-denominated Benchmark Green Bond Issuance

Citi announced the issuance of the firm’s first USD-denominated benchmark green bond, further enhancing its commitment to environmental finance and the green bond market....