BankTech

Everything You Wanted to Know About FinTech in Europe

FinTech in Europe has never been more exciting. The continent's ecosystem with innovative companies in emerging financial services has been a serious competition to the global financial industry giants with some of the most promising startups and FinTech “unicorns” coming from the region. Unicorns like Klarna, iZettle, Adyen, Funding Circle,...

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BankTech

What We Learned About the Lending Industry Last Year

The article provides you with a flashback of the major touchpoints for the lending FinTech segment in 2015. Innovation was seen on personal and business lending aspects. For the past two to three years, the technology-based personal lending industry has been experiencing the launch of multiple startups. With high-interest rates...

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BankTech

FinTech is Making the World a Better Place for Migrants

As globalization is gaining momentum, not only are the lines between FinTech sectors are getting blurred, but each of us is becoming a citizen of the world. However, formal and legal borders still exist. Legal complexities sometimes hold companies back from the opportunity to go global. FinTech represents a new...

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Blockchain

Nasdaq Linq Just Enabled First-Ever Private Securities Issuance Using Blockchain

Today Nasdaq announced in an official statement that its blockchain ledger technology, Linq, was able to successfully complete and record a private securities transaction - the first of its kind using blockchain technology.  Blockchain startup Chain documented the issuance of shares to a private investor using Nasdaq's blockchain-enabled technology. This...

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Payments

What We Learned About Remittance Industry in 2015, in Charts

The article provides you with a flashback of the major touchpoints for the remittance segment in 2015. The initial wave of innovation was leveraging digital technology to reduce the cost of sending money abroad. The usage of online channels and mobile has led to multiple startups, payment channels, instruments and...

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