BankTech

Star Cloud Services Brings Innovative Digital Receipt and Customer Engagement Solutions to Retailers in Nine New Countries

[Press Release] - Star Cloud Services, a subsidiary of a leading receipt printer manufacturer Star Micronics, announced today that it has expand into nine new markets across Europe, Africa and Central America, bringing support to a total of 16 countries worldwide. Star Cloud Services helps retailers better engage, activate and...

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Lending

Startup to Launch Online Business Financing Platform at Money20/20

{Press Release} Quote 2 Fund, an online aggregator and platform for small business financing, is eliminating the costly process of endless searching and paperwork by connecting borrowers to a nation-wide network of banks and lenders with a single, free application. "The average small business borrower spends almost 25 hours filling...

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Payments

Investments in FinTech Industry During July-September 2015

The FinTech industry has always been in the eyes of VCs and investors. The already established FinTech players have started taking major steps in order to engage with emerging technologies. Cloud technology and open-source software have lowered the entry level barriers, thereby causing a rapid increase in the establishment of...

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BankTech

Sibos 2015 Singapore - 4 Days Summary and Highlights

SWIFT’s Sibos, one of the biggest events in the financial services industry roared from the Lion City, Singapore this year. The last time Singapore met Sibos was in 2003. As Singapore celebrates 50 years of independence this year, it welcomed Sibos 2015 with the largest setting ever in the Asia-Pacific...

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BankTech

Coinprism Releases Openchain, an Open Source Distributed Ledger Targeting Financial Institutions

Blockchain technology company Coinprism has released Openchain, an open source distributed ledger, targeting financial institutions. Here is a quick summary of the features of Openchain published in the press release: Instant confirmation of transactions No mining fees Extremely high scalability Secured through digital signatures Immutability: Commit an anchor in the...

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Payments

Sony's Contactless Technology FeliCa Taking Over Asian Market to Emerge as Competition for Apple and Samsung Pay

Contactless payments saw a big advancement with such companies like Apple and Samsung developing the technology. However, there is another major market player emerging in the same sector. Sony is taking over the Asian market of contactless payments with its FeliCa contactless IC card technology. As stated on the official...

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Authentication & Security

Features Analytics Launches eyeDES 4.0 Machine Learning Risk Management Platform for Better Accuracy & More Stability

Belgian company Features Analytics will be present at the Money 20/20 startup exhibit hall this October in Las Vegas. Co-founder and CEO Cristina Soviany will present the new Features Analytics’ eyeDES 4.0 machine learning solution. The eyeDES platform for scoring risk and fraud is equipped with powerful automatic model retrain...

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Authentication & Security

Exclusive Interview with Feedzai CEO, Nuno Sebastião: Company’s Machine Learning Algorithms Analyze 10x more Daily Volume than Square Processes

In the payments and FinTech space, there are high end and secure financial solutions on one side and there are data breaches and fraud on the other side. No matter how secure a solution is, hackers find a way to enter the system and hack it. To prevent such fraud...

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