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Butn strengthens position in real estate sector, inks new partnerships for SMB lending

Business-to-business transactional funder, Butn Limited (ASX:BTN) has announced two new partnerships in the commercial real estate space, strengthening its position and expertise in small business lending for the sector.Butn has entered into a first to market partnership with Australia’s leading real estate Customer Relationship Management software solution (CRM) Agentbox, providing real estate agents across the country with early access to their commissions.The integration utilising Butn Now, which is now live, will enable agents in over 2,000 real estate offices nationwide to access their full commissions upfront less a small fixed

How BizPay is helping SMEs through Covid

We are all facing unique cash flow challenges and business hurdles at the moment, and for small business owners, the stakes are particularly high. At BizPay, they want to help in any way they can; that is why they’ve announced the extension of their Covid Lockdown Business Support Offer. BizPay hope that this extra help will be a win for you and a win for your clients.Here’s how BizPay are assisting new and existing customers in recovering and thriving through and beyond the pandemic:50% OFF your fees until the end

Episode #338: Startup Series – Will Matthews, Fellow, “Semen Quality Is The Canary In The Coal Mine To Overall Health”

Episode #338: Startup Series – Will Matthews, Fellow, “Semen Quality Is The Canary In The Coal Mine To Overall Health” Guest: William Matthews is the founder and CEO of Fellow, which offers the only lab-certified, mail-in semen analysis that exceeds all standards for FDA validated semen analysis methods. Date Recorded: 7/15/2021     |     Run-Time: 49:21 Summary: In today’s episode, we’re covering the topic that men like to shy away from – sperm health! We start by discussing the decline in fertility rates in the West and the possible reasons why –

Outplay raises USD 7.3 million to make outbound sales scalable

4X growth in revenue since the seed fundraise with customers spread across 50+ countries Series A funds raised from Sequoia Capital India San Francisco, 21st July 2021: Multi-channel sales engagement platform, Outplay today announced its $7.3M series A fundraise from Sequoia Capital India. Outplay will use the funds raised to invest in technology and hiring exceptional talent across the globe. Businesses today rely on a combination of inbound and outbound sales models to drive revenues. While the inbound sales process has rapidly evolved over the last 10 years, outbound sales

A Lifelong US Dollar Downtrend Paints Bullish Outlook for Bitcoin

The US dollar is on track for its most significant monthly performance since July 2019. But it continues to feel the pressure from its all-time bearish outlook. Why? A monthly chart of the US dollar index (DXY), a barometer to gauge its performance against a basket of top foreign currencies, shows the greenback in a lifelong downtrend. So it appears, the index has been trending lower inside a Descending Channel, as confirmed by more than two lower highs and lower lows. DXY pulls back after testing the upper trendline of

Bitcoin is Eerily Copying Gold Trends; Analyst Fears Breakdown

Bitcoin is laggingly tailing the gold chart trends, and it may face trouble for its delayed correlation. That is due to the precious metal’s latest breakdown move, wherein the price broke out of a Symmetrical Triangle pattern to the downside. Incidentally, Bitcoin is now consolidating inside a similar technical structure, and one analyst predicts it would break bearish just like gold. “Since the COVID Crash of March 2020, it is apparent that gold has been leading Bitcoin,” the TradingView.com contributor wrote in his analysis, placing their performance against each other

3 Crucial Reasons Why Bitcoin Could Fall Below $10K This Fall

Bitcoin faces the prospects of breaking below $10,000 after failing to extend a rally that pushed its price up by 70 percent earlier this year. Bitcoin is maintaining support above $10,000. Source: TradingView.com Here are the top three risks the cryptocurrency is facing as it heads towards the fourth and final quarter of 2020, according to the latest fractals and multiple observations. #1 Another US Equity Selloff; Bitcoin Correlation One of the main reasons Bitcoin faces the risks of falling in the coming sessions is the equity market. The cryptocurrency

Economy Begins to Bounce Back as Unemployment Falls

August unemployment fell to under 10% for the first time since the spike at the beginning of the COVID crisis. The current rate of 8.4% could be a signal that the economic recovery is well on its way. Source: US Department of Labor The Labor Department statistics exceeded market expectations, which hovered at just under 10%. Stock markets initially responded positively but later retreated. The Dow Jones, S&P 500, and Nasdaq all saw losses as Sept. 4th’s trading closed lower overall. Banks and travel closed broadly higher, while tech stocks