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The latest news from FinTech companies.

Money Forward Launches $500M IPO, Gets Investors Excited
October 5th, 2017

The company has successfully completed the first day of trading, what demonstrates the growing investor interest in Japan’s fintech industry

Fintech Startup Curve Partners with Accounting Software Xero to Automate Expenses
October 2nd, 2017

London fintech start-up Curve adds New Zealand accounting software Xero to its app to make online payments easier.

New South Korean Digital Bank ‘Kakao Bank’ Signs Up 1M Users in Five Days
August 1st, 2017

One of South Korea’s first digital-only banks signs up more than one million account holders in its first few days surpassing another online-only K-Bank.

TransferWise Announces Apple Pay Support for Money Transfers in the US
July 29th, 2017

The London-based financial technology startup will enable customers in the United States to transfer money via its platform using Apple Pay.

6 Cryptocurrencies and Cryptocurrency Liquidity from 7 Exchanges Now Available in Meta Trader 5
July 27th, 2017

B2Broker has launched new solution for brokers working with Meta Trader 5

UK Fintech Startup Curve Launches ‘Financial Time Travel’ for Your Credit and Debit Cards
July 6th, 2017

Curve provides one card that can aggregate all of their existing Mastercard and Visa payment cards and lets you retroactively switch the card you use to pay.

Flywire Teams up with PayPal for the Cross-Border Payment Options
June 26th, 2017

Flywire has announced partnership with PayPal regarding its options for businesses, students and patients.

Will Amazon Become A New FinTech Giant?
June 20th, 2017

With the latest Amazon novelties fintech experts discuss whether the giant can become a new key player on the market.

FinTech50: The 50 Top Financial Startups in Europe in 2017
June 8th, 2017

The annual FinTech50 list of European most prosperous fintech companies has been published with the UK obviously dominating the rundown.

Barclays Opens Europe’s Largest FinTech Site in London
May 3rd, 2017

The UK’s leading bank has announced the opening of the new innovation site in London, which is set to be the largest financial technology centre in Europe.

PayPal Teams up with Android Pay to Make Paying with Your Mobile Phone Easier
April 18th, 2017

Android Pay users in the US will soon be able to make payments with their PayPal balances at thousands of new retailers, including Walgreens, Dunkin’ Donuts and Subway.

‘Next-Gen UK Settlement System Will be Blockchain Compatible,’ Says Bank of England’s Governor
April 12th, 2017

The UK’s central bank has developed its own Proof of Concept ledger and will make the next version of its interbank payments system compatible with settlement in a distributed ledger.

FinTech Company Tramonex Partners with WeChat to Boost Their WeChat Pay Feature
April 5th, 2017

The cooperation will allow the increasing number of Chinese travelers in the UK to purchase goods and services via the WeChat Pay application on their mobile phones.