startup Ripple Labs Inc confirmed to Reuters on Friday that it
hired Amir Sarhangi, who had been leading Google's rollout of a
new wireless messaging system, as vice president of products.
Three former London-based
currency traders were found not guilty on Friday of U.S. charges
that they schemed to rig benchmark exchange rates, the latest
criminal convictions to emerge from a U.S. probe into the
multitrillion-dollar foreign exchange market.
Nigeria is confident of resolving
a $10.1 billion dispute with telecoms firm MTN and
sending a positive signal to foreign investors worried about the
country's demand for the money, its trade and investment
minister told Reuters.