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Revolut adopts Elliptic's crypto compliance software and broadens its cryptocurrency offering

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:48pm

Revolut Metal customers in the UK are now able to withdraw cryptocurrency and their transactions are recorded on the blockchain, for the first time.

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  • Revolut Metal customers in the UK are now able to withdraw cryptocurrency and their transactions are recorded on the blockchain, for the first time.
  • Elliptics\'s asset-agnostic scoring capabilities, configurable risk-rules, as well as the extensive selection of cryptocurrencies supported are crucial for Revolut\'s compliance operations and broadened cryptocurrency offering.
  • "\nSimone Maini, CEO of Elliptic adds "Elliptic\'s blockchain analytics capability lets Revolut offer a broader range of cryptoasset services more safely.
  • This represents the broadest coverage of any crypto transaction screening solution, with support for over 97% of all cryptoassets by trading volume .\n'

Supporting authors and writers through the Covid-19 crisis and beyond

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:47pm

Throughout the UK, authors have ensured that we have the books, film, television and dramatic works to help us through the pandemic and to support the next generation.

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  • Throughout the UK, authors have ensured that we have the books, film, television and dramatic works to help us through the pandemic and to support the next generation.
  • We need to make sure that authors are fairly rewarded and can keep doing the fantastic work they do.
  • There are currently over 65 members of the cross-party group across both Houses.
  • The Group Officers are: Giles Watling MP (Chair), Pete Wishart MP (Vice-Chair), Lord Clement-Jones (Vice-Chair), Baroness Benjamin (Secretary) and Lord Dubs (Treasurer).\n'

Revolut adopts Elliptic's crypto compliance software and broadens its cryptocurrency offering

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:35pm

Revolut Metal customers in the UK are now able to withdraw cryptocurrency and their transactions are recorded on the blockchain, for the first time.

Key Points: 
  • Revolut Metal customers in the UK are now able to withdraw cryptocurrency and their transactions are recorded on the blockchain, for the first time.
  • Elliptics\'s asset-agnostic scoring capabilities, configurable risk-rules, as well as the extensive selection of cryptocurrencies supported are crucial for Revolut\'s compliance operations and broadened cryptocurrency offering.
  • "\nSimone Maini, CEO of Elliptic adds "Elliptic\'s blockchain analytics capability lets Revolut offer a broader range of cryptoasset services more safely.
  • This represents the broadest coverage of any crypto transaction screening solution, with support for over 97% of all cryptoassets by trading volume .\n'

ICP hires James Sanderson to lead Creative Operations practice

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:32pm

b'LONDON, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting and managed services firm ICP has hired James Sanderson to lead a Creative Operations practice, providing services to enable brand owners and their partners to get the most from their creative operations.

Key Points: 
  • b'LONDON, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting and managed services firm ICP has hired James Sanderson to lead a Creative Operations practice, providing services to enable brand owners and their partners to get the most from their creative operations.
  • Sanderson, who joins from WPP\'s Wunderman Thompson, will lead the roll-out of a range of consulting solutions that include advising clients on delivery technology, in-house agencies, creative development, production services and optimizing delivery through new models and processes.
  • Sanderson will report to ICP\'s newly appointed Global CEO, Christopher Grakal.\nThe move is a response to the growing demand from major brand owners for deeper and independent expertise in optimizing creative operations.
  • Founded in London in 1988, ICP was the first company to provide brand owners with decoupled production and now works with half of Ad Age\'s top 10 global advertisers in marketing operations, creative operations, production and asset management.

ICP hires James Sanderson to lead Creative Operations practice

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:28pm

b'LONDON, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting and managed services firm ICP has hired James Sanderson to lead a Creative Operations practice, providing services to enable brand owners and their partners to get the most from their creative operations.

Key Points: 
  • b'LONDON, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting and managed services firm ICP has hired James Sanderson to lead a Creative Operations practice, providing services to enable brand owners and their partners to get the most from their creative operations.
  • Sanderson, who joins from WPP\'s Wunderman Thompson, will lead the roll-out of a range of consulting solutions that include advising clients on delivery technology, in-house agencies, creative development, production services and optimizing delivery through new models and processes.
  • Sanderson will report to ICP\'s newly appointed Global CEO, Christopher Grakal.\nThe move is a response to the growing demand from major brand owners for deeper and independent expertise in optimizing creative operations.
  • Founded in London in 1988, ICP was the first company to provide brand owners with decoupled production and now works with half of Ad Age\'s top 10 global advertisers in marketing operations, creative operations, production and asset management.

Corero's Annual DDoS research highlights attacker behaviour during pandemic as staff embrace home working

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:23pm

"\nThe report also finds a 70% growth in DDoS attacks over 10Gbps as high packet rate attacks grew overall during 2020, compared to slight declines in 2019.

Key Points: 
  • "\nThe report also finds a 70% growth in DDoS attacks over 10Gbps as high packet rate attacks grew overall during 2020, compared to slight declines in 2019.
  • The report suggests it is due to the increasing shift to 100Gbps Internet connectivity and is accompanied by a trend indicating more everyday DDoS larger than for 10G.
  • Corero\'s key operational centers are located in Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA and Edinburgh, UK, with the Company headquarters in Amersham, UK.
  • The Company is also listed on the London Stock Exchange\'s AIM market under the ticker CNS.\n'

Amelia Recognized as a Leader in Intelligent Virtual Agents and IT Automation by Global Analyst Firm Zinnov

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:16pm

"\nThe IT Automation category was assessed on security and governance, integrations, downstream automation, and use case coverage.

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  • "\nThe IT Automation category was assessed on security and governance, integrations, downstream automation, and use case coverage.
  • The Zinnov Zones report on Hyper-Intelligent Automation reaffirms Amelia\'s position as the leading digital workforce provider tackling today\'s real-world enterprise challenges.
  • In 2018, we introduced true end-to-end, enterprise wide automation with the Amelia HyperAutomation Platform, originally named 1Desk.
  • See how Amelia is powering the future of work at www.amelia.ai .\nFounded in 2002, Zinnov is a global management consulting firm, with a presence across 4 continents.

85% of UK Consumers Would Boycott Favourite Brands if Ads Appeared Near COVID-19 Conspiracies

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 3:53pm

"As brand safety threats quickly evolve, UK consumers are looking to advertising industry leaders to identify and address those types of unsafe and inappropriate content in real time.

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  • "As brand safety threats quickly evolve, UK consumers are looking to advertising industry leaders to identify and address those types of unsafe and inappropriate content in real time.
  • TAG\'s Brand Safety Certification sets a rigorous global standard for brand safety across all supply chain participants, while providing the flexibility to adapt to new and emerging challenges.
  • "\nIn the survey, four in five consumers said they were more aware of brand safety issues than 12 months ago.
  • "\nFrom a responsibility perspective, UK consumers believe that the industry as a whole should be working together to improve brand safety.

CryptoPunks Market Capitalization Nearly $2 Billion

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 2:06pm

The team estimates that the aggregate value of the individual CryptoPunks as of May 9, 2021 is 476,113 ETH (or $1.95B at current exchange rates).

Key Points: 
  • The team estimates that the aggregate value of the individual CryptoPunks as of May 9, 2021 is 476,113 ETH (or $1.95B at current exchange rates).
  • We look forward to further refining our valuation models and extending them to other NFT projects in the coming weeks.
  • We believe that, over time, NFTs will extend from arts and collectibles to represent a wide range of assets, services and communities.
  • By the end of the decade, NFTs will represent trillions of dollars in value in a digitally native format.

Ex Deutsche Bank equity trading MD joins TS Imagine

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

His focus will be on accelerating the growth of TS Imagine\'s SaaS cloud-based software platform across the global financial services community.\n"TS Imagine is perfectly positioned to support clients as they continue to adapt to evolving market structure changes" said Morgan.

Key Points: 
  • His focus will be on accelerating the growth of TS Imagine\'s SaaS cloud-based software platform across the global financial services community.\n"TS Imagine is perfectly positioned to support clients as they continue to adapt to evolving market structure changes" said Morgan.
  • "\nRob Flatley, who was recently appointed as the new CEO of TS Imagine following the acquisition by Francisco Partners, added: "Having one of the industry\'s leading practitioners on board is a testament to the vision we have for the combined force of both TradingScreen and Imagine Software.
  • "\nAbout TradingScreen: Operating in the cloud for nearly two decades, TS is a leading expert on SaaS trading technology.
  • TradeSmart OEMS offers workflow efficiency and seamless integration between the sell-side and buy-side, connecting markets globally and providing traders the access and information they need to optimize their trading performance.