England-based TransferWise brings its ‘Borderless’ bank account to Canada

By Sameer Chhabra It can be almost impossible for foreign citizens to set up bank accounts in certain countries, and for people like freelancers and business owners, that often means having to take meandering steps to send and receive money between countries. England-based financial technology company TransferWise, however, might just have the answer. On Wednesday, the…

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Uber agrees to 20 years of audits in U.S. settlement over data privacy

By Chris Sanders and Heather Somerville WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO — Uber Technologies Inc has agreed to two decades of audits after U.S. regulators found the ride-services company failed to protect the personal information of drivers and passengers and deceived the public about efforts to prevent snooping by its employees. The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday announced…

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