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10 Tech Companies Donate Over $1.4bn To Fight Coronavirus

Wednesday, 8 April 2020, 7:09 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered by indicates leading tech companies have donated at least $1.4 billion towards mitigating the coronavirus. The donations are from ten companies with a majority based in the United States. Google leads the way in donations ... More >>

Almost 75% Of Chinese Plan To Increase Savings After The Coronavirus Outbreak

Wednesday, 8 April 2020, 6:29 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the lives of billions of people around the world, shaking the global economy and job security. The virus outbreak already severely damaged many industries, leaving millions of people without jobs. Although there ... More >>

The Number Of Fintech Start-ups Nearly Doubled And Hit Over 21,700 Globally

Tuesday, 7 April 2020, 6:55 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Recent years have witnessed a rapid growth of the entire fintech industry, forced by the increasing use of mobile apps for digital payments and the growing interest in financial technology solutions. The strong rising trend of the global fintech ... More >>

Coca-Cola Spent $4.24bn For Advertising In 2019, $20bn In The Last 5 Years

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 8:04 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered by indicates that Coca-Cola spent a staggering $4.24 billion in 2019 for advertising and marketing. Furthermore, the giant beverage manufacturer has utilized about $20 billion in advertising in the last five years. Coca-Cola's ... More >>

Britons Withdraw £6.8bn From Pension Funds A Year

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 9:51 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

A growing number of European countries are faced with a significant pensions gap €2trn, collectively running at around a year. Governments have increased retirement ages and introduced initiatives to encourage workers to take more responsibility ... More >>

The Number Of Identity Theft Reports In The US Jumped 45% And Hit Over 650,000

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 7:39 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Millions of people in the United States fall victim to identity fraud, identity theft, and other types of deception each year, both knowingly and unknowingly. Although recent years have witnessed an increasing awareness about the protection of personal ... More >>

Google Play Games Hit 8.59 Bn App Downloads

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 7:22 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

As the largest revenue source of the entire gaming industry, mobile games continue generating a record number of downloads in the leading app stores. According to data gathered by , mobile games were the most popular app category ... More >>

European Union Startups Lag UK New Business Starts Ahead Of Brexit Trade Talks

Friday, 21 February 2020, 9:00 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

The number of new businesses created across the European Union (EU) remained static, significantly below UK new business starts , as both sides jockey for position ahead of post-Brexit trade talks. EU chief trade negotiator Michel Barnier said the bloc ... More >>

Elon Musk 6x Richer Than Top 20 Hollywood Actors Combined

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 8:02 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered and calculated by indicates that the net worth of Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk is now six times more than the combined wealth of top 20 richest Hollywood actors. Cumulatively, the actors net worth is $6.55 billion, while ... More >>

Ten Largest Unicorns In The World Worth Close To $550bn

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 7:59 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

When the term unicorn emerged back in 2013, there were no more than forty private companies with a market valuation of one billion dollars in the world. Over the last seven years, the number of these financial giants enlarged 15 times and jumped to ... More >>

UK Banks Approved Nearly 1 Million Mortgages In 2019, 7.4% More Than A Year Ago

Tuesday, 18 February 2020, 5:06 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered by indicates the United Kingdom's high street banks approved 982,286 mortgages in 2019. This is an increase of 7.4% from 2018’s 909,597. Increase in approvals from the second half of 2019 According to the data, mortgage ... More >>

Top 3 European Countries Hit 100,000 GDPR Data Breaches So Far

Tuesday, 18 February 2020, 4:38 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Although GDPR has produced a massive shift in personal data protection, European countries are faced with the increasing number of data breaches. According to data gathered by , the Netherlands, Germany, and the UK topped the ... More >>

Credits Chief Executive: Blockchain Needs More Complex Services To Satisfy The Masses

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 8:49 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

In a recent interview with , Chief Executive Igor Chugunov stated that there is a need for more complex blockchain services to meet the market demand. He noted new solutions will bring fresh air into the market. Ethereum lost ... More >>

20th Century’s Richest 5 Moguls Worth 3 Times More Than World’s Current Top 5 Billionaires

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 7:57 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered and calculated by indicates that the top five richest people of the 20th currently have a combined net worth of $1.62 trillion. With inflation adjustments, the data shows that this group had a cumulative net worth of $63 billion ... More >>

Top 10 Richest People Worth More Than Bottom 85 Poorest Countries GDP

Tuesday, 11 February 2020, 4:10 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered and calculated by indicates that the world’s top ten richest people have a combined wealth more than the bottom 85 poorest countries based on GDP. According to the data, the top ten richest people have a cumulative ... More >>

Consumer Peer-to-peer Loans To Hit 36.6 Million By 2023

Tuesday, 11 February 2020, 4:06 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Peer-to-peer lending platforms have become a ready alternative to traditional bank loans, offering quick access to cash at favourable rates. Lending money with just a click of the mouse, without visiting a bank manager, has made this method of raising ... More >>

Fintech Lending Industry to Hit $390.5bn Value by 2023

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 10:03 pm | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Although traditional banks still hold the largest market share for consumer and business loans, there has been a considerable demand for fintech lending in recent years. Global Fintech lending, or the alternative loans industry will hit a $312.6bn ... More >>

CoronaVirus Becomes World’s Most Costliest Epidemic

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 8:41 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

A new report compiled by has revealed that the CoronaVirus is projected to be the costliest epidemic since 2000. Data indicates that by the first quarter of 2020, the virus is expected to cost China about $62 billion, an equivalent of ... More >>

Antivirus Would Have Saved Them $71 billion in 2019

Tuesday, 4 February 2020, 4:07 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered and calculated by shows that some businesses could have saved about $71 billion by having an effective antivirus solution. The affected businesses saw millions of records exposed due to poor security. More >>

Tesla Increased Car Delivery Productivity by 40% in 2019

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, 8:33 am | Psychic Ventures Ltd

Data gathered by indicates that American electric car manufacturer Tesla increased car deliveries by 40% in 2019 compared to 2018. Tesla delivered a total of 367,200 vehicles worldwide compared to 2018’s 244,920 cars. More >>