RegTech

RegTech – the Missing Piece in an As-Yet Emerging Area

RegTech, or technology that enables regulations to be complied with in a cost-effective, efficient and timely manner, is increasingly gaining traction in the financial system. Regulations are becoming all-encompassing, exceedingly complex and demanding – whether in terms of activities (Basel III rollout), or in terms of players (FinTech companies, wallet...

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Payments

Protecting a Strong Bottom Line by Applying Non-Invasive 3D Secure

SecurionPay, an innovative Swiss payments platform, is presenting a non-invasive 3D Secure solution. Non-invasive because of not interfering with merchants’ conversion rates. 3D Secure authentication gives an extra layer of security to online transactions, but for many merchants, it still causes more harm than good. Yet, those who have started...

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Blockchain

15 Blockchain & Bitcoin-Focused Startup Incubators Bringing Together Cryptography, software, and Technology

As the blockchain-focused community of entrepreneurs expands worldwide, so does the ecosystem aimed to support and nurture top-performing solutions. Being FinTech-focused is not enough – experienced professionals are branching out to blockchain-focused entities, incubating and accelerating development and deployment of DLT-based solutions across industries. Adel Adel is a global cryptocurrency...

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Payments

Handpoint Adds Vantiv Certification to Its Turn-Key Integrated Payments Platform for ISOs and Developers

With certification to Vantiv, Handpoint expands its processing options for merchants and extends its Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) to Vantiv partners. Palo Alto, May 16, 2017 - With the payments industry in a period of rapid evolution, it’s essential that ISOs and ISVs move swiftly to integrated payments to reduce merchant churn and...

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Fintech

Illuminating the Value Chain: BanQu and Eastern Congo Initiative Launch Pilot Program to Revolutionize the Way Farmers Work in Eastern Congo

[Press Release] Eastern Congo Initiative and BanQu are proud to announce an innovative pilot program to fundamentally improve the lives of farmers in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Currently in the DRC, most farmers have no access to banking services, no reliable information about their productivity and harvests, no access...

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Authentication & Security

Trulioo Launches ID Document Verification With Facial Comparison Technology

Trulioo and Mitek join forces to offer a comprehensive global identity verification solution for fraud prevention and AML/KYC compliance Vancouver, B.C. – (May 15, 2017) – Trulioo, the leading global identity verification company, has launched an ID document verification solution with facial comparison technology to provide an added layer of...

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Fintech

LTP and StartSe Connect Brazilian FinTechs to the World

FinTechs now they have a chance to show their potential to investors around the world. Let’s Talk Payments (LTP) and StartSe, the largest ecosystem of Brazilian startups, have signed a partnership to connect Brazilian FinTechs to the world market. The ecosystem of FinTechs in Brazil is growing rapidly. In April...

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Fintech

Indian FinTechs, Scale Your Innovation With Societe Generale [Last Week]

The partnership between banks and FinTech is increasing and this trend is expected to continue as FinTech companies are offering innovative products/services in the financial services sector with changing customer demand for frictionless technology. In addition to offering innovative services, banks have been pursuing partnership with FinTechs to leverage their...

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