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Greece’s First FinTech Unicorn Viva Wallet Sues JPMorgan

The founder and chief executive of Greek financial technology company Viva Wallet has launched legal proceedings against JPMorgan, the US bank that co-owns the company, over tactics to limit its growth, according to legal documents revealed on Thursday by...

Calamos Investments Launches Alternative Nasdaq & Bond ETF

Calamos Investments rolled out an actively managed exchange-traded fund (ETF) on Tuesday that combines options-based exposure across Nasdaq-100 stocks, coupled with diversified fixed-income holdings. The Calamos Alternative Nasdaq & Bond ETF (CANQ), which essentially seeks to deliver risk-managed equity exposure...

Greece Plans to Increase Golden Visa Requirement to €800,000

Greece will increase the threshold of the minimum investments for third-country nationals to acquire the Golden Visa, PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced in parliament on Friday. Speaking at a debate on the housing crisis affecting hundreds of thousands of Greeks, Mitsotakis...

Shares of Athens Airport Make Spectacular Debut in the Stock Exchange

The Athens International Airport (AIA) shares made a spectacular debut on the Athens Stock Exchange on Wednesday, with its price rising more than 14 percent in midday transactions in heavy trading of more than 50 million euros. This follows after...

Greece Ranked Among Top Countries for Digital Nomads

Greece has been listed in the top 38 countries that are best suited for digital nomads, according to the Digital Nomad Visa Index. Greece has been ranked 28th out of the 38 countries considered the best places for digital nomads...

Iconic Las Vegas Casino, Tropicana, Shuts Down After 70 Years

The Tropicana Las Vegas, the emblematic casino that is connected like no other to the myth of Sin City, is shutting down its doors after almost seven decades. The legendary Nevada casino will be demolished in the Spring to make...

Demand for Athens Airport Shares Exceeds 8 Billion Euros

Demand by domestic and international investors for shares in Athens International Airport exceeded 8.0 billion euros ($8.7 billion) Greek authorities announced on Friday. According to the country’s privatization agency Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) the initial public offering of...

Ferrari Shares Surge by $7 Billion Amid Lewis Hamilton F1 Move

Ferrari’s share price soared more than 10 percent to hit a new record high on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday as news of Lewis Hamilton’s Formula 1 move broke. Having closed Wednesday’s trading with a share price of...

Judge Rules Elon Musk’s $56bn Tesla Pay Package ‘Excessive’

On Tuesday, a Delaware court made a decision that supported the investors who argued that billionaire Elon Musk's $56 billion Tesla compensation package was too high. The judge found that Musk’s compensation was inappropriately set by the electric vehicle maker’s...

Elon Musk Loses His Spot as World’s Richest Person

Forbes' billionaire list shows Elon Musk is no longer the world's richest person, having been overtaken by Bernard Arnault, head of Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH). With a net worth of 208.8 billion dollars, Bernard Arnault now tops Forbes' Real-Time...

Elon Musk’s AI Start-Up Seeks to Raise $6Bn From Investors

Elon Musk's AI company, xAI, is discussing plans to secure funding of up to six billion dollars. The Tesla and X leader is reaching out to investors worldwide, including those in Hong Kong, as he aims to compete with...

Libra’s GSI to Build Massive Solar Power Facility in Canada

Greenwood Sustainable Infrastructure LLC (GSI), one of the renewable energy subsidiaries of Libra Group, announced the construction of a 100-megawatt (MWac) utility-scale solar facility in Saskatchewan, Canada. The Iyuhána Solar (Iyuhána), a GSI-led partnership with Saturn Power Inc. and Ocean...

Elon Musk Seeks Additional Voting Power to Control More of Tesla

On Monday, Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, as well as the owner of the social network X (formerly Twitter), expressed his desire to have control of over 25 percent of the voting power in his electric vehicle...

Apple Overtakes Samsung as World’s Biggest Smartphone Brand

Apple overtook Samsung as the world’s biggest smartphone brand in 2023, according to the latest numbers from market research firm IDC. Samsung's reign at the top for more than a decade came to an end as the iPhone mnufacturer shipped...

World’s Five Richest Men Doubled Their Wealth Since 2020

The world's five richest men have more than doubled their wealth since 2020, a report published over the weekend says. These billionaires’ net worth has skyrocketed 114 percent to a total of $869 billion after taking inflation into account, according...