Badr Berrada Founder & CEO

Badr is the Founder & CEO of BBN Times. He is a former Junior Stockbroker at Commodity Index LTD and FX Trader assistant at Société Générale. He is a huge advocate of financial intelligence by providing a platform and a voice to anyone willing to know more about the latest trends. He holds a master's degree in Economy, Risk and Society from the London School of Economics and bachelor degree in Finance from Cass Business School.

 

Orange is the New 'Bank'

Following the success of ‘Orange Money’ in the MENA region and its recent status of majority shareholder in Groupama Banque, the French telecommunication giant will offer from the beginning of next year a 100% mobile banking service that reflects the changing consumer behaviour and preferences

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AT&T in Advanced Talks to Take Over Time Warner

The landscape of mergers and acquisitions is littered with some catastrophic business flops and highly visible disasters that were often hugely hyped before their eventual doom. Fifteen years after the worst merger of all time between AOL and Time Warner, AT&T is in advanced talks to acquire the latter.

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The Artificial Intelligence Era is Underway

Opining about the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the recent Brilliant Minds event at Symposium Stockholm, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt discarded warnings from Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk about the dangers of AI, by claiming that both renowned individuals are not computer scientists.

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Samsung's Credibility is On the Line

Once considered a potential “iPhone killer”, the Samsung Note 7 failed miserably. The South Korean giant was forced to make a second recall following leaked pictures of smartphones ablaze were shot across social media.

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Turkey: Ticking Time Bomb or Still A Rising Star?

From a continuously surging number of Syrian migrants seeking refuge on its shores and this week’s terrorist attack to being an important part of the Brexit debate, Turkey is witnessing a mountain of uncertainty. It is reshaping the fabric of Europe.

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