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TransferWise CEO Kristo Käärmann says being honest with customers is the key to success – and he’d be happy to show Australia’s big four banks how

Kristo Käärmann, CEO and co-founder of foreign exchange platform TransferWise, says it makes perfect sense for Australia’s big four banks to integrate the company’s platform in order to get their customers back. Käärmann told Business Insider Australia that after its successful partnership with Up, TransferWise had a number of other […]
TransferWise CEO Kristo Käärmann says being honest with customers is the key to success – and he’d be happy to show Australia’s big four banks how
Markets

A billionaire investment chief at the world’s biggest hedge fund lays out 3 reasons why near-zero interest rates have created a ‘problematic scenario’ for portfolios

Billionaire Investor Bob Prince told Bloomberg that near-zero interest rates have created a “very problematic scenario for any traditional investment strategy.” The Bridgewater Associates co-CIO included three implications low rates have on portfolios: a low discount rate on earnings, a weak currency, and little risk diversification. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
A billionaire investment chief at the world’s biggest hedge fund lays out 3 reasons why near-zero interest rates have created a ‘problematic scenario’ for portfolios
Tech

How to change the currency on Google Maps for accurate regional prices

You can change the currency that Google Maps shows you by heading to the “Region Settings” menu. Google Maps will show you the currency that’s native to the region you’re located in, so you’ll have to change your region. When you look up hotels, gas stations, or other businesses, Google […]
How to change the currency on Google Maps for accurate regional prices