Blockchain

Got Bitcoin? Here is Where You Can Exchange It

AlphaPoint is a technology company that powers digital currency exchanges and provides institutions aggregated access and order routing to digital currency markets. The platform can process nearly 1 million transactions per second. Anycoin Direct is an instant buying and selling platform for cryptocurrencies. bitFlyer is a Bitcoin exchange and marketplace...

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Authentication & Security

Europe Fraud & Authentication Market

As new forms of payments emerge, the need to safeguard the security of consumers has been increasing. The advent of smartphones & new technologies has generated a range of online apps, but with these opportunities come risks, particularly as the online/mobile device has a different set of vulnerabilities and service...

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Lending

FICO Scores No Longer a Factor for SoFi's Credit Decisions

Social Finance Inc., a San Francisco company, has decided to do away with FICO scores in its student loan refinancing, mortgage and personal loan offerings decisions. The platform had been running a pilot non-FICO lending scheme that began in the fall of 2015, announcing that the pilot operation will now...

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Enabling Technologies

Creditcall Secures EMV Certification from First Data for Mobile Point of Sale Solution

The latest certification for Creditcall’s EMV SDK ChipDNA brings EMV to NCR Silver® mPOS system using Miura’s Chip card reader for enhanced protection against card holder fraud New York – [Press Release] – Creditcall, the EMV-ready omni-channel payment gateway and EMV Kernel provider, today announced it gained EMV certification by First...

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Enabling Technologies

Remitly Approaches $1 Billion in Annualized Mobile Money Transfers as Company Continues Rapid Growth

Money Transferred Grew More Than 400% Year-over-Year in 2015; Company Processed Record Monthly Volume in December 2015 SEATTLE- [Press Release] - Remitly is the largest independent digital remittance company in the United States. Today the company announced its customers are on pace to transfer $1 billion annually based on the rate of...

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