P2P News http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=rss/tech/p2p.xml News on P2P continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page= //static.topixcdn.com/pics/topix_homepage_logo2.png China regulator orders bailout of peer-to-peer lenders by managers of distressed assets http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/china-regulator-orders-bailout-of-peer-to-peer-lenders-by-managers-of-distressed-assets?fromrss=1 China's financial regulator will expand the business scope of the country's distressed-asset managers, enlisting their help to bail out a corner of the financial system that is in danger of collapsing. During a Wednesday meeting in Beijing, the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission asked four managers of distressed assets - Huarong, Cinda, Great Wall and Orient - to extend their mandate to non-performing loans owed by peer-to-peer lending platforms, according to a source familiar with the matter.

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South China Morning Post Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:46:29 GMT 1808162NGHPF 0
Venmo competitor Zelle wants to let you pay businesses, too http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/venmo-competitor-zelle-wants-to-let-you-pay-businesses-too?fromrss=1 Zelle, a Venmo-style app that lets consumers send money to friends, roommates and babysitters, is working on ways to ensure that customers can safely pay small businesses as well, according to people familiar with the situation. Zelle, backed by Bank of America Corp., JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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American Banker Thu, 16 Aug 2018 17:06:26 GMT 180816NN81FR 0
Tron Ceo, Justin Sun, On The Future Of Content And New Line Partnership http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/tron-ceo-justin-sun-on-the-future-of-content-and-new-line-partnership?fromrss=1 Despite blockchain's massive potential, there have been few real use cases that have shown true staying power. One of these success stories is the capacity of blockchain to democratize and decentralize content storage and content creation.

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Forbes.com Thu, 16 Aug 2018 05:52:53 GMT 180815M1PD8U 0
Chinese households feel squeeze from falling stocks in struggle to preserve wealth http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/chinese-households-feel-squeeze-from-falling-stocks-in-struggle-to-preserve-wealth?fromrss=1 Chinese households are shunning stocks and mutual funds while increasing their holdings in bonds and foreign-currency assets as they look to lessen the risk to their wealth from volatile equity markets, a survey by China's Bank of Communications showed. The bimonthly survey of 1,827 Chinese households conducted by market research firm Nielsen for Bocom found that 27 per cent of respondents had plans to buy shares in August, compared to 39 per cent two months ago.

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South China Morning Post Wed, 15 Aug 2018 21:10:00 GMT 180815432M0L 0
abstract blockchain representation of blocks and nodes http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/abstract-blockchain-representation-of-blocks-and-nodes?fromrss=1 Blockchain distributed ledgers work by linking together a chain of electronic records, each inextricably tied to the one before it; each new set of entries or "blocks" is completed and time-stamped with a hashtag only after passing through a consensus process on a peer-to-peer network. Due to its chain nature, each new record inserted into a blockchain has to be serialized, which means - as the blockchain grows - the rate of updates is slower than traditional databases that can update data in parallel.

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ComputerWorld Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:42:04 GMT 180815HTKJAP 0
Former HSBC corporate banking head Boothroyd joins Lendy as non-exec http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/former-hsbc-corporate-banking-head-boothroyd-joins-lendy-as-non-exec?fromrss=1 Nigel Boothroyd, former HSBC Corporate Banking head, has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director by Lendy, one of Europe's leading peer-to-peer secured property platforms. Nigel joins after spending 38 years at HSBC Group, the global financial services group.

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Finextra Research news Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:06:57 GMT 180815T63T0V 0
Tightening regulations makes fintechs easy takeover targets http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/tightening-regulations-makes-fintechs-easy-takeover-targets?fromrss=1 Embattled financial technology businesses in China, which have come under tightened regulatory scrutiny, are becoming acquisition targets by mainland banks accelerating their digitalisation drive, according to global management consultancy McKinsey. Joe Ngai, managing partner for Greater China at McKinsey, said that tremendous changes are taking place in the mainland's fintech sector amid the clean-up campaign by regulators to ward off financial risks.

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South China Morning Post Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:25:50 GMT 180814GBEQ5P 0
W32.P2P.Tanked http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/w32-p2p-tanked?fromrss=1 Its primary purpose is to infect other computers connected to the network while remaining active on the attacked system. Usually, these type of cyber threats does not perform system changes.

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2-spyware.com Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:03:38 GMT 180814N36EVM 0
Apoint.exe http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/apoint-exe?fromrss=1 Reimage is a recommended tool to scan your system for possible threats and crappy software. The trial version of the product will find harmful applications in your system.

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2-spyware.com Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:11:33 GMT 180814U6N45V 0
qBittorrent 4.1.2 http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/qbittorrent-4-1-2?fromrss=1 Open source and free application that allows you to download torrents on your Mac, offering an alternative to the usual torrent downloaders qBittorrent is a peer to peer Bittorrent client that has been developed using the Qt4 toolkit and the libtorrent-rasterbar. The project is maintained by volunteers, and is available on multiple platforms, such as macOS, Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, or OS/2.

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Softpedia Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:40:44 GMT 180813J5K74B 0
10-point plan to combat p2p risks http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/10-point-plan-to-combat-p2p-risks?fromrss=1 Chinese authorities are rolling out 10 measures to curb rising risks caused by the troubled peer-to-peer lending sector that has led to several protests in recent weeks, the Xinhua news agency reported yesterday.A central government work group tasked with cracking down on online finance risks held a meeting on the P2P industry to protect social and financial stability, the report said.Since ... Chinese authorities are rolling out 10 measures to curb rising risks caused by the troubled peer-to-peer lending sector that has led to several protests in recent weeks, the Xinhua news agency reported yesterday.

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The Standard Sun, 12 Aug 2018 21:25:36 GMT 180812G0BGDO 0
Beijing struggles to defuse anger over China's P2P lending crisis http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/beijing-struggles-to-defuse-anger-over-chinas-p2p-lending-crisis?fromrss=1 Peter Wang was asleep at his home in Beijing last Monday when police officers arrived before dawn to detain him, saying he had helped organize a protest planned for later that day. FILE PHOTO: A police officer gestures at the photographer as security patrol outside the headquarters of China's banking regulator, to prevent planned protests by investors who lost money from collapsed peer-to-peer online lending platforms, in Beijing, China August 6, 2018.

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Reuters Sun, 12 Aug 2018 07:36:52 GMT 1808124CTRB9 0
UK Financial Conduct Authority Proposes Changes to Rules Governing Peer-to-Peer Lending Platforms http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/uk-financial-conduct-authority-proposes-changes-to-rules-governing-peer-to-peer-lending-platforms?fromrss=1 The Financial Conduct Authority has launched a consultation on new rules for loan-based crowdfunding platforms, also known as peer-to-peer lending platforms. The FCA implemented rules regulating FCA-authorized firms operating investment-based and loan-based crowdfunding platforms on April 1, 2014.

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JD Supra Sat, 11 Aug 2018 04:21:17 GMT 180810IR3MC1 0
Principal allegedly had at least 1,000 child porn files on school laptop http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/principal-allegedly-had-at-least-1-000-child-porn-files-on-school-laptop?fromrss=1 A South Jersey high school principal downloaded at least 1,000 child pornography files to a school-owned computer and made them available to others using a file-sharing network, authorities said. Edward J. Bonek, 48, of Absecon, was arrested this week on an array of charges, including first-degree counts of endangering the welfare of children by possessing and distributing child porn.

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The Jersey Journal Fri, 10 Aug 2018 23:41:27 GMT 180810R54JBC 0
Oklahoma City man arrested, accused of having more than 1 million child porn images http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/oklahoma-city-man-arrested-accused-of-having-more-than-1-million-child-porn-images?fromrss=1 A 34-year-old man was arrested Thursday after police said he was in possession of more than a million images of child pornography. The investigation into Matthew Karl Hirsch began in October during an operation on the sharing of child pornography over the internet.

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NewsOK.com Fri, 10 Aug 2018 21:21:10 GMT 1808106N25R5 0
App allows you to rent your car to earn cash http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/app-allows-you-to-rent-your-car-to-earn-cash?fromrss=1 Would you rent out your own car to a complete stranger to make cash? People are doing this with a car-sharing service called Turo. The service is available in 49 states -- New York is the only place in the U.S. where it's not allowed.

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WHEC-TV Rochester Fri, 10 Aug 2018 19:05:52 GMT 180810R1L3NH 0
LabMD Update: DC Circuit Rejects Rehearing in Suit Against FTC Lawyers http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/p2p/2018/08/labmd-update-dc-circuit-rejects-rehearing-in-suit-against-ftc-lawyers?fromrss=1 Editor's Note: The blog post below was originally published last week. Since then, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has summarily rejected LabMD's request to reconsider its earlier ruling that two Federal Trade Commission lawyers are immune from a lawsuit by LabMD and its founder for alleged misconduct.

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