Dan Hooper

RISKS AND REWARDS IN FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY

By Dan Hooper, director of Piccadilly Group, a niche provider of specialist test and assurance solutions to the financial services sector The purported Chinese curse, “May you live in interesting times”, remains as apt a...
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CYPRUS: ABOLISHMENT OF DOMESTIC CAPITAL CONTROLS

The 13th Decree for domestic banks, with effect as from 2 June 2014, lifts all restrictions, which were in place for opening new bank accounts. With this most recent development, the last domestic capital control introdu...
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PORTUGAL: MARKETS CONFIDENCE RESTORED

On the 17th of May, 2014, Portugal officially exited the Troika’s financial assistance program without any form of credit lines or other financial support from foreign institutions. This date marked the country’s full re...