fintech news

PwC Launches New Fintech Capability Called ‘Vulcan Digital Asset Services’
November 15th, 2016

One of the leading consulting services companies has developed a new platform that will enable digital assets to be used for a range of services, including everyday commerce, banking, and other personal currency and asset related services.

What Does a Donald Trump Presidency Mean for US-Based Fintech Companies
November 11th, 2016

Experts predict that the campaign of Donald Trump can result in the reduction of fintech investment in the near future.

Switzerland’s Federal Council Proposes ‘Green Light’ to FinTech Sector
November 2nd, 2016

On Wednesday, Swiss finance minister, Ueli Maurer, unveiled the government’s project to drive innovation in the country by easing regulation for fintech startups.

Stripe Unveils Radar to Detect E-Commerce Fraud Behavior
October 19th, 2016

Radar is Stripe’s fraud detection service that is now available for customers including international ones.

Investors Clamor to Blockchain-Powered Newcomer DECENT, Raising $3.5 Million In ICO
October 13th, 2016

New platform, now in ICO, cuts out middlemen while defeating piracy and privacy issues in digital content distribution space.

Payoneer Raises $180M in Series E Funding Round to Help Businesses Move Money Across Borders
October 7th, 2016

The current investment is an important step Payoneer takes to outperform companies increasingly digitizing operations.

HKMA Launches Innovation Hub and Supervisory Sandbox to Boost FinTech in Hong Kong
September 6th, 2016

The initiatives enable Hong Kong to compete for the financial leadership on Chinese market.

Fintech Groups Will Unite Into Global Fintech Hubs Federation
August 26th, 2016

The federation will include financial technology groups from more than 20 cities across the world.

Bank of Japan May Apply ‘FinTech’ to Its Operations in Future, Says Governor Haruhiko Kuroda
August 23rd, 2016

Bank of Japan conducted its first FinTech Forum focused on the impact of fintech on financial services.

Singapore to Reinvent Electronic Payment Regulations to Thrive in FinTech
August 19th, 2016

Singapore is aiming to become a center for fintech due to the changes of the regulation system.

SatoshiPay Partners with Visa Europe’s Innovation Department to Expand Nanopayment System
July 26th, 2016

The cooperation with Visa will allow SatoshiPay to enhance its micro-payment technology.

Nasdaq and KBW Come Up With New Fintech Index
July 20th, 2016

The companies have combined its experience to offer precise index representation of FinTech that now includes 49 companies.

Mizuho Unveils Plans for Fintech Acquisitions, While Abu Dhabi Drives Fintech Innovation in the Middle East
June 2nd, 2016

Japanese banking group is planning to grow its financial technology business through new acquisitions. Meantime, regulatory authorities in Abu Dhabi are working on establishing fintech ecosystem in the UAE.