Payments

BillPro Adds New Global Payments Products for Merchants

Cross-border payments specialist provides 7 new alternatives for EU markets Queensland, Australia - [Press Release] — BillPro, an international merchant processing service provider, is pleased to announce an expanded suite of payments options for merchants selling in the European market. This comes directly on the heels of the recent opening...

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Blockchain

Bitcoin Vietnam and Coinify to Launch the First Blockchain Payment Processing Platform for Vietnam

Bitcoin Vietnam Co. Ltd., Vietnam’s first bitcoin exchange, and Coinify ApS, a market leader in blockchain currency merchant processing, have announced a strategic partnership to bring advanced blockchain merchant processing tools to the Vietnamese market. Both parties expect that the close cooperation between Bitcoin Vietnam Co. Ltd., boosted with a firm...

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BankTech

FinTech Companies Received $7 B in Jan 2016 in Financing

December 2015 was extraordinarily fruitful for FinTech as it fueled the industry with an extra billion dollars. As the first month of 2016 comes to an end, let’s look at how 2016 has treated FinTech around the world so far. According to Financial Technology Partners, an investment bank focused on FinTech,...

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Authentication & Security

How Consumers Can Protect Themselves from Data Breach Consequences with Jeremy Gumbley, CTO of Creditcall

The recent major credit card data breach that occurred at Wendy’s is another evidence of a major problem that all industries face – loopholes in cyberdefense systems, which allow cybercriminals to leverage modern and evolving malware tools to steal consumers’ financial data. As breaches occur with major players across industries...

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BankTech

Bank of America & Wells Fargo ATMs to work with Apple Pay

Two banking industry giants - Bank of America and Wells Fargo - are working on integrating Apple Pay into their ATMs, as reported by TC. The engineering teams of both banks will be working for several months on Apple Pay options. While Bank of America’s Consumer Banking Products press representative...

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Payments

C2FO Receives Strategic Investment from Citi Ventures

Unique dynamic discounting marketplace attracts Citi Ventures to join list of prominent investors KANSAS CITY, Mo.,  - [Press Release] - C2FO, the world's largest market for working capital, announced that Citi Ventures is its newest investor. Citi Ventures joins a world-class list of C2FO investors including Temasek, Union Square Ventures,...

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Authentication & Security

Symbiont Taps Gemalto to Offer High-Assurance Security for Blockchain-Based Services

Gemalto’s SafeNet HSMs secure transactions and cryptographic identities on Symbiont platform Amsterdam – [Press Release] – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, and Symbiont, a pioneer in the use of  blockchain and distributed ledger technology in capital markets, announced they are working together to enable financial...

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Lending

The Most Important Things to Know About Australia's FinTech

While exploring the hottest FinTech hubs around the world we couldn’t pass by Australia as its FinTech industry is seeing breathtaking growth and provides outstanding opportunities. According to WSJ, Australia in 2014 was on the third place by the investment fund assets size with $1.6 trillion ready to fuel the...

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