Digital bank Current sees ‘insane’ growth during pandemic as essential workers sign up for accounts

Digital bank Current sees ‘insane’ growth during pandemic as essential workers sign up for accounts Klaus Vedfelt Digital banks like Chime and Square’s Cash App have added millions of users by offering streamlined, mobile-first accounts without the pesky fees associated with brick-and-mortar banks. To that list of disruptors, add the New York-based start-up Current. Current,…

World Stock Market Rout Continues on Coronavirus Fears

World Stock Market Rout Continues on Coronavirus Fears Feb.28 — Fear over the spread of the coronavirus tightened its grip on global markets Friday, with stocks across Europe and Asia plunging a day after the worst rout on Wall Street since 2011. Rupert Harrison, multi-asset strategies portfolio manager at BlackRock, discusses the sell-off on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”