Fintech

FinDEVr 2016: What's Hot in FinTech?

On October 18–19th, the LTP Team had the pleasure attending one of the most important events in the world of finances and beyond – FinDEVr 2016 in Silicon Valley. A powerful blend of some of the most innovative and forward-thinking companies and bright entrepreneurs from around the world made the...

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Payments

PayCommerce Completes $22M Series B Investment to Drive Exponential Global Expansion of its Enterprise Cross-Border B2B Payments Network

Injection of capital will enable PayCommerce to significantly increase scalability and global strength for all network members and customers by expanding operations, R&D, sales and marketing. October 18, 2016, Edison, NJ — PayCommerce, the leading enterprise cross-border payments network for payments disbursement and acceptance, today announced a $22-million investment from...

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Payments

Ingo Money and MoneyGram Launch New Credit Card Payment Service

Ingo Money, a leader in real-time push payments technology, and MoneyGram, a global provider of innovative money transfer and payment services, today announced an agreement to offer consumers a new service to make quick and convenient credit card payments through Ingo Money’s platform at any one of MoneyGram's estimated 40,000...

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Payments

VST Enterprises Expands Development Arm and Strategic Partnerships in the United States

Payment authentication company adds industry heavyweights to business development team and focuses on strategic partnerships growth as part of North American expansion 14th October 2016: In a decisive move, UK-based VST Enterprises announced the addition of two former Elavon Vice Presidents to its business development arm in the US. The experienced...

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Payments

Clover Goes Where No Payment Has Gone Before

October 13, 2016 - Recently, Clover partnered with UK financial institution Nationwide Building Society to focus on the future of payments to asking themselves the question, “What about making a card payment happen in space?” The question is only somewhat fanciful: figuring out how to make payments happen in extreme conditions—at spacelike...

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InsurTech

Aurora Exchange Announces Partnership With Maiden Life and MANGOPAY at LendIt Europe 2016

Aurora Exchange announces the first P2P lending platform to combine FinTech and InsurTech, built in partnership with Maiden Life and MANGOPAY. 11 October 2016 - LendIt Europe 2016, London, UK - Aurora Exchange, a consumer loans exchange for responsible borrowers announced two major partnerships that pave way for bringing transparent and cost...

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Fintech

35 VC Firms Nurturing the Startup Ecosystem in Asia

One of the regions that will lead the world into the next generation of financial technology innovation is Asia. Data suggests that investors poured $4.5 billion into FinTech companies in Asia in 2015, which is three times the amount attracted by their peers in Europe. Asia, however, cannot be referred...

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Fintech

Hong Kong: An Emerging FinTech Destination

Hong Kong is quickly establishing itself as one of the hubs of FinTech revolution worldwide. The former British colony has transformed to one of the world’s most significant financial centers and consistently ranks as the most competitive and laissez-faire economy in the World Competitiveness Yearbook. Hong Kong has evolved into...

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