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Keith Hodges

Keith Hodges

Keith is a digital specialist with a background in the financial industry, both as a marketeer and a journalist. Keith joined MoneyTransfers.com in order to take the business to the next level and expand our offering in multiple international money transfer markets.

Latest articles by Keith Hodges

Ant Group has 400% more funding than any other APAC fintech company

China accounts for 64% of APAC fintech funding India has the most companies funded, but at much lower rates Digital payments drive fintech investment Ant Group, part of the Alibaba group, has $22 billion in funding according to data compiled by MoneyTransfers.com. This is four times more funding than any other fintech company in the […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Wednesday, 16th March

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Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Wednesday, 16th March

Half of Canadians want cybersecurity support for Ukraine

Half of Canadian’s think the Government should offer Ukraine cybersecurity and intelligence support to help fight it’s war against Russia. Data compiled by MoneyTransfers.com shows that whilst financial and humanitarian aid are top priority, the need for support in a potential cyber war is also paramount. Data shows that: 59% of Canadians think humanitarian aid […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Tuesday, 8th March

Owner-occupiers out buying investors in Australia

The value of investor mortgages has increased 61% in 10 years The value of owner-occupier mortgages has increased 77% in 10 years Owner-occupier mortgage market has seen greater increase following Covid-19 According to data compiled by MoneyTransfers.com, the overall value of the owner-occupier mortgage value is growing at a greater rate than investors, with faster […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Friday, 4th March

Russian SWIFT Removal May Not Impact Government Payments

The removal of Russia through SWIFT may not impact payments to the Government as much as hoped, due to how the Russian payment system works. Data shows just 5% of domestic payments are made through the system, with the majority of transactions carried out in the country coming through the Bank of Russia Payment System […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Thursday, 3rd March

BB&T Bank

About BB&T Bank The bank merged with SunTrust to form Truist, although the two brands continue to provide different products for the time being. BB&T Bank is one of the country’s major financial services companies. It has over 2,900 locations across 18 states. It began as a tiny bank in 1872 and today has a […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Friday, 10th September

SunTrust Bank

About SunTrust Bank While SunTrust and BB&T have combined to form Truist, the two banks will continue to provide their respective products for the time being. Customers can open money market accounts, CDs, savings accounts, and checking accounts under the SunTrust name. SunTrust also provides loans, credit cards, mortgages, investment services, and other financial products […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Friday, 10th September

Vietcombank

About Vietcombank With over 600 branches and office locations, the business is one of Vietnam’s largest commercial banks. After a successful IPO that raised more than $650 million, the bank was listed on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange in 2009. A Vietcombank transfer, which is directly aimed at Vietnamese clients, may be used […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Friday, 10th September

Tally Money

About Tally Money Tally Money is not officially a bank, but the Financial Conduct Authority regulates it. Transparency and safety are cornerstones of their mission statement as they attempt to provide a fairer financial system. The setup means the funds you hold at Tally Money will not get devalued since they are no tied to […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Wednesday, 18th August

Squirrel

About Squirrel The app helps avoid going into overdraft and also it can connect with a variety of bank accounts. It’s an app based service that many users are successfully saving money with.  Can I use Squirrel for international bank transfers? Since Squirrel is a money saving app, there is no functionality to send and […]

Keith Hodges | 2 minutes | Wednesday, 18th August