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US Secret Service will be given power to police cryptocurrencies | City & Business | Finance

As part of Washington’s jaw-dropping $4.8 trillion budget structure for next year, a massive $2.4bn has been earmarked for the US Secret Service department to establish a financial crime investigations unit – with a remit for tackling crypto crime. The announcement comes on the back of court proceedings relating to …

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Sophia Vincent Design: Why loved-up couples are saying it with silk flowers | City & Business | Finance

Better quality products and awareness through social media are among the factors spurring the change-of-heart.  “Silk flowers used to be really popular in the Sixties and Seventies but then there was snobbishness about them being fake and inferior and they fell out of vogue,” Jenkins explains. “Today people are becoming …

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Pound euro exchange rate improves as Eurozone industrial production slumps | City & Business | Finance

Bert Colijn, the Senior Economist at ING for the Eurozone, was downbeat in his analysis: “The contraction in production, which has now completed its second full year, has left production 6.9 [percent] lower than it was at its December 2017 peak.” “November production had shown a slight uptick, but December …

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