Authentication & Security

Aprivacy: Recording and Security Capabilities over Consumer Messaging Apps

WATERLOO, CANADA, December 6, 2016 – APrivacy announced today the launch of its new leading-edge product, Secure Messaging, which for the first time enables financial services companies to leverage consumer messaging apps, such as WhatsApp, WeChat, Line and FB Messenger, to communicate with their clients while meeting all compliance requirements....

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Payments

P2P Payments: Migration From Apps to Media Channels

The market of P2P payments is highly saturated, with every other freshly launched solution becoming another fish in a barrel. While some financial institutions are playing catch-up (launching competing payments apps) with the likes of Venmo and PayPal, others are moving to the next level by hopping from dedicated apps...

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Payments

The Cost of Payments

The cost of payments is an elusive and mysterious topic. There is hardly a mention on the web, no clear definition or explanation found. The cost of payments is a double-edged sword. On one hand, it is a necessary evil and on the other, a formidable revenue driver. Regardless of...

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Fintech

Santander InnoVentures Invests in Tradeshift

London, 5 December 2016: Santander InnoVentures, the FinTech venture capital fund of Santander Group, today announced its latest portfolio investment in Tradeshift, a leading business commerce and supply chain finance platform based in San Francisco. The Santander InnoVentures investment will be used to further broaden Tradeshift’s capabilities, fuel the development...

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BankTech

Sberbank and Gett Announce the Signing of a Seven-Year $100-Million Loan Facility to Fund Gett's Further Expansion

November 30, 2016, Moscow – Sberbank recently announced the signing of a $100 million seven-year venture loan agreement for Gett (formerly GetTaxi), a rapidly-growing global on-demand mobility company with a presence in Russia, the US, the UK and Israel. The funds will be used to finance Gett’s continued business expansion. Furthermore, Sberbank...

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