Fintech Press Releases

Latest press releases and industry updates in the financial services sector.

Secure Trading partner with Chippin to transform online payments

Nick from Jones
24 May 2018
- Enabling merchants across the globe to benefit from Chippin’s new and innovative group payment facility Chippin, the pioneering new provider of group payment solutions, today announced a partnership with online payment experts, Secure Trading. Merchants who currently use Secure Trading’s pay...

Abele Group Prepares to Launch World's First Fully-Digital Custodian

Brittanie Price from Abele Group
24 May 2018
The Abele Group, an international fintech company leading the financial industry into the digital age, is pleased to announce its global launch and unique approach to radically transform the financial industry with blockchain technology and artificial intelligence. The Abele Group will use in...

Sageworks, one of the country’s first Fintech companies, is acquired by Accel-KKR

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
18 May 2018
Menlo Park, CA, May 18, 2018—Today, Accel-KKR and Sageworks announced the purchase of Sageworks by AKKR, a private equity firm based in Menlo Park, California. The amount of the transaction was not disclosed. Sageworks is the leading provider of financial software and information products to ...

Brief guide to Blockchain International Show London: top speakers and key topics

Yuliia Leschenko from Smile-Expo
17 May 2018
On June 6-7, London will host a major event dedicated to the development of blockchain industry for the first time – [Blockchain International Show London (BIS)](https://goo.gl/qxfGUc). Within two days of the conference, 60 leading industry experts will talk about the optimization of business ...

The ai Corporation and QPS launch QPS payments gateway

from
17 May 2018
- QPS offers an integrated suite of global fraud detection and prevention services - To reduce red flags of chargeback, payment fraud and procuring a higher ROI LONDON and NEW YORK, Thursday, 17 May, 2018: The [aiCorporation](http://www.aicorporation.com/) (ai), an FCA approv...

Heedbook launched a system for assessing customer satisfaction with the help of AI

Dmitry Romanov from Heedbook
17 May 2018
<a href="https://heedbook.com">Heedbook</a> is a service for assessing customer satisfaction, employee efficiency and cross-sales. It works with live video and audio from the employees desktop webcam, mobile cam or screen video (for teleconference service). Analyzing results of facial emotion ...

Quarterly AWS Enterprise Community Briefing: Fintech

Sara Lewis from AWS Enterprise Community
16 May 2018
Amazon AWS Enterprise Strategist and ex-CTO of Capital One bank is headlining the quarterly AWS Enterprise Community Briefing at the prestigious Trinity House in London on 20th June from 8.30am. Jonathan Allen, previously CTO of Capital One Bank, will share his personal experience of successf...

Protocol, a new web-based solution automating global withholding tax recovery, launches in North America

Raissa Price from Meantime Communications
14 May 2018
May 14, 2018 10:36 am The Protocol platform, developed by fintech start-up Taxology, saves time and costs for pension funds, unlocking withholding tax refunds that are overlooked or otherwise too labour intensive to claim Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Monday, 14th May 2018 – A new web-based s...

Block Hedge Brings You South-East Asia’s Mega Blockchain Event in Bangkok

Amitabh Das from Block Hedge
11 May 2018
After receiving a huge response from the Crypto Con Mumbai, the Block Hedge team is now bringing South-East Asia’s biggest Blockchain event in Bangkok, Thailand. While dedicating to discovering hottest innovations, market trends and sensations around the crypto and Blockchain sphere, this event i...

Block Hedge Brings You MENA’s Mega Blockchain Event in Bahrain

Amitabh Das from Block Hedge
11 May 2018
After receiving a huge response from the Crypto Con Mumbai, the Block Hedge team is now bringing MENA’s one of the biggest blockchain events in Manama, Bahrain. While dedicating to discovering hottest innovations, market trends and sensations around the Crypto and Blockchain sphere, this event is...

Workers Credit Union partners with Sageworks to gain efficiency and support loan growth

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
11 May 2018
Raleigh, N.C., May 11, 2018 – Workers Credit Union of Fitchburg, Mass., has recently partnered with Sageworks, a financial analysis company that offers lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions. The credit union selected Sageworks Lending Solution to improve efficiency and consistency acr...

NATHAN WOLAVER APPOINTED AS ASSET CONTROL MD AMERICAS

Josephine Timmins from Neo PR Limited
10 May 2018
Mr. Wolaver re-joins Asset Control following senior management role at Broadridge Leading data management and analytics provider Asset Control today announces the appointment of Nathan Wolaver as MD Americas with immediate effect. Mr. Wolaver has joined Asset Control’s senior management team ...

CloudTrade brings patented, 100% accurate, Artificial Intelligence-based PDF capture solution to Cegedim

Nick Jones from CloudTrade
10 May 2018
CloudTrade, the leading provider of cloud-based e-invoicing and e-document services, was today named as one of Cegedim e-business’s worldwide e-invoicing partners. Its proprietary, patent protected PDF capture solution is now available to all Cegedim e-business users. CloudTrade’s enterprise ...

PinkDate Launches Global Escorting Platform Powered by Cryptocurrency

Nick Reynolds from PinkDate.is
10 May 2018
The escorting market is huge, worth more than $157 billion worldwide. However, despite this huge market, there are no national or international leaders in this marketspace. PinkDate plans to change that and establish themselves as the clear worldwide market leader. With an initial coin offeri...

InsurTech Elevate Asia 2018: The Latest InsurTech Developments, Opportunities and Challenges

from ibc asia
07 May 2018
Asia’s insurance sector is seeing a surge in growth and popularity of InsurTech, who are making strong inroads into the insurance value chain to transform the industry. Investments in digitalisation are impacting current business models, products, customer acquisition, business processes, claims ...

Sageworks launches revamped Relationship Manager built for bankers

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
07 May 2018
Raleigh, N.C., May 7, 2018 – Sageworks, a financial information company that offers lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions to banks and credit unions, today announced the roll out of their newly expanded customer relationship manager (CRM) for financial institutions. Fully integrated ...

BlockShow Europe 2018 welcomes Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales to their major blockchain conference

from BlockShow
04 May 2018
May 3, 2018 - After an eventful two months of hosting blockchain meetups across Europe, Blockshow is bringing their journey to a close with the featured conference, [BlockShow Europe 2018](https://blockshoweurope.com/). For the main conference in Berlin (May 28-29), over 80 blockchain experts wil...

Iconic Tech Event from Silicon Valley is Coming to Europe in June 2018

from intellectsoft Blockchain Lab
04 May 2018
Palo Alto, California, April 18, 2018 — Intellectsoft, global software development company with a focus on the latest tech, will co-host [Blockchain: Rethink Trust 2018](https://rethinktrust.org/?utm_source=mediapartner&utm_medium=Fintechweekly) — a new, enterprise-grade conference on blockchain ...

QUOINE's 'ICO Mission Control' Hosts First ICO with VUULR

Belinda Ang from VUULR
04 May 2018
SINGAPORE, May 4, 2018 - (Media OutReach) - VUULR, a blockchain-based digital supply chain and marketplace for the Film & TV content industry, has announced that it will be launching its Initial Coin Offering (ICO) with QUOINE, a leading global fintech company that provides trading, exchange, and...

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Jan Kus from Railslove GmbH
02 May 2018
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SAGEWORKS HONORED WITH “BUSINESS LENDING INNOVATION AWARD” IN 2018 FINTECH BREAKTHROUGH AWARDS PROGRAM

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
02 May 2018
LOS ANGELES, May 2, 2018 – FinTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global FinTech market, today announced that it has selected Sageworks, a Raleigh, N.C., headquartered firm that offers lending, credit risk and portfoli...

YUKKA Lab launches new Market Sentiment Analysis Tools

Corinna Rogers from YUKKA Lab
01 May 2018
YUKKA Lab, the FinTech startup for Augmented Language Intelligence and context-based sentiment analysis for the financial industry, launches their News & Trend Lab. The News & Trend Lab is a web based application that offers an organized and efficient real-time overview of topics and trends in fi...

Building the World's First Advanced Blockchain Identity Laboratory

Caitlyn Betts from BlockPass IDN
28 Apr 2018
HONG KONG, Apr 28, 2018 - (ACN Newswire) - The Blockpass Identity Lab, a pioneering new research lab, will explore ways in which blockchain technology can protect personal data from online scammers and hackers. The laboratory will be built at Edinburgh Napier University's Merchiston campus as ...

London to Host Major Cryptocurrency Event: Blockchain International Show London

Yuliia Leschenko from BIS London
26 Apr 2018
On June 6-7, London will see [Blockchain International Show](https://goo.gl/qxfGUc), major large-scale cryptocurrency event in Europe. **What is waiting for you?** • two days of experts’ presentations and major corporations’ developments; • 60 speakers from all over the world; • 100 ...

Peoples State Bank partners with Sageworks for digital transformation

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
26 Apr 2018
Raleigh, N.C., April 26, 2018 – Sageworks, a financial information company that offers lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions to banks and credit unions, today announced that Peoples State Bank selected the Sageworks Banking Platform to boost efficiency and scalability of its commercia...

Camden National Bank wins Celent Model Bank Award for Implementation of Sageworks ALLL

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
24 Apr 2018
Raleigh, N.C., April 24, 2018 – Sageworks, a financial information company that offers lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions to banks and credit unions, announced today that their client Camden National Bank of Camden, Maine, has been recognized by Celent as the winner of the 2018 Cel...

MoneyLIVE: Digital Banking

Melissa Bryant from MoneyLIVE: Digital Banking
23 Apr 2018
MoneyLIVE: Digital Banking is the leading event for innovators across the banking industry. Formerly known as The Future of Digital Banking, MoneyLIVE: Digital Banking capitalises on 25 years of experience and brings together digital, technology and innovation experts from across European banking...

Paper.id: The First Invoicing Fintech Startup in Indonesia has Bagged Seed Funding

Jeremy Limman from Paper.id
23 Apr 2018
Jakarta, April 23rd 2018 – In a fast developing country like Indonesia, there are still many SME’s that ignore prudent financial management. This is the result of the old tradition of using pen and paper by SME’s to invoice their customers that involves lots of paperwork and is very time-consumin...

Digital Transformation in Insurance: Customer Engagement and Operational Agility 2018

from Arena International
21 Apr 2018
Unveiling the opportunities digitalisation offers to insurers to better engage their customers and improve operational agility Arena International is proud to host the 3rd year of the Digital Transformation in Insurance conference, on the 2nd – 3rd May in London. This year’s conference will...

Harnessing Fintech Innovation in Retail Banking

from Arena International
21 Apr 2018
Defining a Sustainable Strategy for Innovation: Keeping banks relevant to consumers now and in the future Arena International is proud to present the 4th edition of the Harnessing Fintech Innovation in Retail Banking conference. This event will host around 150 senior attendees aiming to continue...

Is the Tide TURNING for Bitcoin? Author of Amazon Best-Selling Blockchain Book Reveals New Intel that BTC Is Poised to “Moon” Again

Richard Jacobs from Future Tech Expo
20 Apr 2018
DALLAS, TX – Richard Jacobs is the best-selling author of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Blockchain, and organizer of the Future Tech Expo, which takes place in September 2018. As a sneak preview of what is to come at this conference, he has just published a free podcast that reveals brand-new intelligen...

iBLOCKCHAINSUMMIT 2018 partners up with FinTech Weekly

from iBlockchain Summit
20 Apr 2018
Event: iBLOCKCHAINSUMMIT 2018 Date: May 18-19, 2018 Venue: Great China International Exchange Square, Shenzhen China **2018 iBlockchainSummit (IBS)** will be held in the fabulous Great China International Exchange Square of Shenzhen City on May 18-19. The Expo is a two-day event for the bl...

Leading blockchain companies, specialists and startups will meet under one roof in Amsterdam, May, 4-5

Agata Marczak from Chainges
20 Apr 2018
**2 days, 3 stages, over 60 speakers and 2500 attendees from all around the world. Unique knowledge explored during workshops, keynotes based on use cases and discussion panels, provided by the most influential blockchain speakers from companies such as NEM, Accenture, IBM, Aeternity and BitBay. ...

How the main blockchain conference of Israel was held in Tel-Aviv

Kristina Storozhyk from Smile-Expo
20 Apr 2018
The main blockchain event of the year, Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Israel, was held in Tel Aviv on March 28. Famous international crypto experts discussed the future of cryptocurrency in Europe and told how to improve business processes using blockchain. The event brought together 400 guests,...

Blockchain Insider (and Amazon #1 Bestseller Author) Predicts that Bitcoin Could Be Set for an Even BIGGER Bull Run This Summer

Richard Jacobs from Future Tech Expo
20 Apr 2018
DALLAS, TX – Bitcoin’s December bull run seems like ancient history right now, but Richard Jacobs (author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Blockchain: Surprising Insights from 200+ Podcast Interviews of Industry Insiders) has reason to believe that Bitcoin is poised to “moon” ag...

CryptoFriends partners with the Malta Blockchain Summit

Denis Dzyubenko from
19 Apr 2018
Malta Blockchain Summit 2018 1-2 November, InterContinental Arena, St. Julian’s - Malta The inaugural edition of the Malta Blockchain Summit promises to be a seminal event on the Blockchain and DLT calendar, and it has just received a boost with a newly-minted partnership with CryptoFriends,...

BlockShow 2018 to Disrupt Europe with Its Largest Conference Ever

BlockShow from
18 Apr 2018
Roughly two months after the big and successful event in Singapore, BlockShow team comes back to announce BlockShow Europe 2018 - the brand’s third big conference dedicated to discovering the hottest innovations, trends and sensations currently happening in both European and Global Blockchain sce...

Legislative Regulation of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: Important Issue Will be Discussed at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Finland

Kristina Storozhyk from Smile-Expo
18 Apr 2018
On 25 May Smile-Expo organizes the first [Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference in Finland](https://goo.gl/EqsfLP), a large-scale event dedicated to cryptocurrency and ICO. **Why Finland?** Finland is at the forefront of technological innovations. Government officials keep staying neutral to the...

Blockpass, Infinito Form Partnership for Regulated Tokens, Launch PASS Token

Caitlin Betts from Blockpass IDN
16 Apr 2018
HONG KONG, Apr 16, 2018 - Self-sovereign identity application Blockpass and universal cryptocurrency wallet Infinito Wallet announced today their strategic partnership. The two companies' mutual agreement includes plans to release Blockpass' PASS token via the Infinito Wallet platform and defines...

New Investing App to Conquer Global Retail Markets

Konstantin Trott from Midas Technologies AG
12 Apr 2018
Zug, Switzerland: Last Friday, Midas Technologies AG launched the beta signup for its retail investing app Midas in combination with an airdrop event. The company rewards the first 5000 registered beta users with a limited amount of MDS tokens. On this occasion, CEO Adrian Gallo announced more im...

Sweeping Improvement across Sageworks Banking Platform

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
12 Apr 2018
Raleigh, N.C., April 12, 2018 – Sageworks, a Raleigh, N.C., headquartered firm that offers lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions to U.S. financial institutions today announced the sweeping enhancements the company will launch later this month. The product changes are sourced from clie...

The largest conference Crypto Event Indo in Jakarta

from Crypto Event
11 Apr 2018
The conference #CryptoEvent Indo will be held in Jakarta Indonesia on May 11-12 2018. Venue: Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta Jakarta is one of the top 10 crypto-capitals of the world in 2017, according to IDACB (International Decentralised Association of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain). This ...

100+ Developers, Entrepreneurs, and Venture Capitalists Reveal How the “Little Guy” Can Get in on the Future Tech Gold Rush

Richard Jacobs from
11 Apr 2018
DALLAS, TX – Richard Jacobs (organizer of the Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Blockchain Super Conference, which took place in Dallas in February) is hosting a new conference in September. He’s bringing together more than a hundred respected players from blockchain, artificial intelligence, 3D printing, v...

Mobey Day Toronto to Explore Changing Spending Habits, AI and Robotics

Kathryn Rutherford from
09 Apr 2018
09 April 2018 – [Mobey Forum](http://www.mobeyforum.org/), the global industry association empowering banks and other financial institutions to lead in the future of digital financial services, today announces the themes and confirmed speakers for the third annual [Mobey Day Toronto](https://www....

Intelligent Automation: Financial Services 2018

Florence Russell from
09 Apr 2018
LONDON, 09/04/2018: What’s the magic ingredient for success in financial services? Companies managing the convergence of new technologies with data and BPM, who are leading the way in automation are proving the most successful in the industry. Intelligent Automation: Financial Services (IA:FS...

Sageworks names keynote for the 2018 Lending & Risk Summit ahead of early-bird deadline

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
09 Apr 2018
Raleigh, N.C., April 9, 2018 – Sageworks, a financial information company that provides lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions to banks and credit unions, announced this week that author Kevin Brown will be the keynote speaker for the 2018 Lending & Risk Summit, set to take place Septe...

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Australia Will Bring Top Experts Together

Kateryna Glazkova from Smile-Expo
04 Apr 2018
On 29 May, Sydney will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Australia, large event dedicated to cryptocurrency and ICO. Topics: Invited speakers will discuss Australian and world cryptocurrency legal regulations, state digital economy development, and new blockchain solutions tools. Experts ...

“MEFTECH Payments” launches in Saudi Arabia to support the growth of Next Generation of Electronic Payments Tchnology in the Kingdom

Victoria Johnson from ONE PR
03 Apr 2018
*MEFTECH Payments - Intercontinental Hotel, Riyadh – 9th May to 10th May 2018* **3rd April 2018, Riyadh, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia** - ‘MEFTECH Payments’ will take place for the first time in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, giving international and GCC technology providers access to the region’...

Kinguin Reinvents the Online Gaming Marketplace with ICO Launch of “Krown Tokens”

Cameron Carson from Kinguin
29 Mar 2018
Tallinn, Estonia – (March 29, 2018) – Kinguin.io, one of the world’s largest online retailers in the video and PC game industry, announces the launch of its next generation online marketplace – poised to transform this industry. Kinguin has created a truly decentralized e-commerce environment wit...

Instantfactoring.com – The first fintech factoring platform in Romania and Eastern Europe

Marketing & PR from Instant Factoring
29 Mar 2018
29 March 2018 – Instant Factoring, the first fintech factoring platform in Romania and Eastern Europe, launched its online invoice financing platform www.instantfactoring.com today. Instant Factoring’s mission is to enable the development of small businesses by providing them with flexible an...

Announcing Distributed: Markets 2018, the Intersection of Financial Markets and Blockchain Technology

from BTC Media
28 Mar 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BTC Media announced today the return of Distributed: Markets on April 23, 2018, the premier blockchain conference designed to unite financial markets executives and cryptocurrency insiders. Taking place at the iconic Navy Pier in Chicago, Distri...

CLOUDTRADE SELECTED BY BT TO PROVIDE E-INVOICING SERVICES FOR NORTHERN IRELAND’S GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS

Nick Jones from CloudTrade
27 Mar 2018
- CloudTrade has been selected as the supplier of choice by BT to provide an electronic invoicing service to Account NI. - Account NI is the finance shared service for Northern Ireland’s Government Departments and is delivered in partnership with BT. CloudTrade, the leading provider of cloud ...

Popular Chinese BTC Fork BigBitcoin Launches From Stealth Mode to Six Exchanges 28th of March!

Andrew M from http://bigbitcoins.org/
26 Mar 2018
Following last months the hugely successful BTC fork BigBitCoin in China, listings on six popular trading platforms is set at 10:00 on March 28th 2018, on the following platforms: Bitbitx (www.bitbitx.com) KTrade (www.ktrade.io) Bihuex (bihuex.com) NERAEX (neraex.pro) LIOCOIN (loiex.com) ...

GFMI to Host the Second Annual Consumer Lending Optimization Conference, June 6-8, 2018 in New York, NY

Amanda Pink from
23 Mar 2018
**GFMI** will host the **2nd Annual Consumer Lending Optimization Conference, June 6-8, 2018 in New York, NY**. This conference will provide traditional and alternative lenders with the insight and techniques required to develop effective strategies to maximize profits in their consumer lending p...

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Germany will feature representatives of IBM, Ocean Protocol, and Baker & McKenzie

Elen Shevchenko from Smile-Expo
23 Mar 2018
On April 4, a large-scale conference dedicated to blockchain technologies, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs, Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Germany will kick off in Berlin. Conference speakers will include representatives of major transnational corporations, and the exhibition area will house well...

Crypto experts to discuss the future of blockchain in Israel on March 28 at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Israel

Kristina Storozhyk from Smile-Expo
22 Mar 2018
On March 28, Tel Aviv will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Israel, a large conference dedicated to blockchain, cryptocurrencies and ICO. Speakers will discuss the future of the crypto industry, and blockchain companies will present their new developments. **Why Israel?** Blockchain co...

Shared Services looks towards Blockchain for growth.

Alysha Malik from
21 Mar 2018
**Experts believe that Blockchain will be bigger than Robots for the Shared Services industry!** Blockchain is blowing up as a key buzzword for 2018. In fact, Webster has even added it to its dictionary. If that’s not enough to get businesses talking then I don’t know what is! Jumping on this ...

The Insurance Customer Engagement Europe 2018 Summit Has Arrived!

Graham Proud from Insurance Nexus
21 Mar 2018
This is Europe’s leading insurance sector event focussing on raising excellence in customer engagement. [Insurance Customer Engagement Europe](http://events.insurancenexus.com/icee/?utm_source=FinTech+Weekly&utm_medium=Press+Release&utm_campaign=4968) (19th & 20th June, London) will be placing...

XinFin Completes Successful ICO and Launches On Five Exchanges

David Freuden from Monsterplay
21 Mar 2018
XinFin's XDCE token opens 20% above the Token Contribution Price on five exchanges: Bancor, KoinOK, Alphaex, Forkdelta & Etherflyer. Singapore, March 20, 2018-Singapore based Blockchain Technology Company, XinFin has successfully completed its initial coin offering (ICO) and is now trading o...

Fundata partners with Barchart on premium investment data for The Globe and Mail

Megan Hankins from Barchart
21 Mar 2018
CHICAGO, IL, March 21, 2018 – Fundata Canada Inc., a provider of Canadian investment fund data, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Barchart, a global leader in market data and technology services, to provide premium Canadian data on mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to ...

SwissRealCoin Enables Real Estate Investment via Blockchain

Maria Prusakova from PR studio
20 Mar 2018
March 20, 2018 - SwissRealCoin, Switzerland’s first real estate-backed crypto platform, enables easy access to Swiss real estate value for investors around the world. SwissRealCoin provides much more liquidity and is far more transparent than direct real estate investments, or classic real estate...

St Vinnies Women's Crisis Centre wins $10,000 from Ezidebit and Connex Online

niki from Waldecomms
16 Mar 2018
St Vinnies Women's Crisis Centre wins $10,000 from Ezidebit and Connex Online Leading Australian payments provider Ezidebit has presented a $10,000 cheque to Vinnies Women's Crisis Centre (SA). In December, Ezidebit clients old and new received the opportunity to go into the draw to win $...

‘Wall Street and the Internet of Money’ brings finance and crypto experts together

Anastasia Chernikova from
15 Mar 2018
In the myriad of blockchain and crypto events it’s hard to pick those with real value. For the first time in New York ‘Wall Street and the Internet of Money’ brings together finance executives and founders of crypto companies to debate, educate, evaluate the current market environment, and share ...

Cryptocurrencies: how do we strike the right balance?

Andreas Slabber from SGG Group
15 Mar 2018
There is a great buzz around cryptocurrencies currently, and wide speculation about how these will revolutionise payment and banking systems of the future. At SGG, we are excited to see how these will potentially transform the landscape, but we are also alive to the potential risks, noting that ...

Robo-advisors, the new wave in FinTech

Yvar de Zwaan from SGG Group
15 Mar 2018
FinTech has ushered in a wave of disruption in financial services, and robo-advisors have now become a reality in wealth management. Robo-advisors are becoming increasingly popular as they offer automated, algorithm-driven financial planning services with little to no human supervision. The money...

FinTECHTalents - Where the technology of today meets the talent of tomorrow

Imogen Smith from FinTECHTalents
12 Mar 2018
By bringing the entire ecosystem together – incumbents, innovators, thought-leaders and, crucially, those whose skills are needed to continue to fuel innovation, we are creating a platform for the industry to showcase the future of financial services and, in doing so, act as a magnet for the inno...

Invoice financing start-up Credimi lends over EUR80 mn in first year

Jennifer Clark from Credimi
12 Mar 2018
Invoice financing start-up Credimi lends over 80 mn euros in first year MILAN, March 12 -- Credimi, the Italian invoice financing FinTech start-up, has just ended its first year with record results: 80 million euros in financing for over 5,000 invoices. This performance made Credimi the f...

FinTech in South Africa: Accelerating the Digital Transformation of Banking & Financial Services

Sanay Lalwani from Finnovation at Ethico Live
11 Mar 2018
*FinTech in South Africa: Accelerating the Digital Transformation of Banking & Financial Services The impact of Blockchain, AI, Mobile Money, Digital Wallets and Payment innovations are radically transforming the financial services landscape as FinTech disruptors intensify the challenge to Incum...

FinTech COO 'Trades' places

Guy Willans from PrimaDollar
08 Mar 2018
PrimaDollar is delighted to announce the appointment of Guy Willans as Chief Operating Officer of PrimaDollar Group. Guy has joined PrimaDollar from TradeRiver (UK) Ltd, another UK trade finance fintech. As an experienced chief operating officer, Guy brings with him a wealth of experience. ...

The ai Corporation launches EazyFuel – a next gen fuel card solution

Nick Jones from The ai Corporation
08 Mar 2018
- Utilising ai’s artificial intelligence and machine-learning expertise to revolutionise fuel payments The ai Corporation (ai), an FCA approved expert in payments, fraud and risk management, today announced the launch of its next generation fuel card solution, EazyFuel. ai’s EazyFu...

Open Source Strategy Forum Announces 2018 Event in London and Opens Call for Papers

Tinne Teugels from Symphony Software Foundation
06 Mar 2018
PALO ALTO, CA - March 6, 2018, The Symphony Software Foundation (the Foundation), the nonprofit organization fostering open source software innovation in financial services, will be hosting its second Open Source Strategy Forum on November 14, 2018. Following a successful 2017 event at BNY Mellon...

First Nordic Shipping ICO Announced

Michael Juul Rugaard from Blockshipping
06 Mar 2018
Danish company Blockshipping, the creators of the Global Shared Container Platform, (GSCP), announces ICO (Initial Coin Offering). GSCP will allow the global container shipping industry to save USD 5.7bn annually through smarter handling of intermodal freight containers. Additionally, wide adop...

World Satoshi Summit Partners Up With Fintech Weekly

Akash Agarwal from
05 Mar 2018
WSS 2018 is your chance to grab a piece of the Blockchain pie before it’s too late. The Summit will offer a congenial climate for all the stakeholders of the Blockchain community to network with peers, share ideas and pursue great blockchain initiatives. Here’s why you should attend: ● Get to...

Risk EMEA Summit 2018 Partners Up With Fintech Weekly

Casey Graves from Center for Financial Professionals
05 Mar 2018
Don’t miss [Risk EMEA 2018](https://goo.gl/bijQxP), the largest risk summit of the year! Taking place in London, 24-25 April. Enjoy the two-day, 3 stream summit that will focus on Innovation in Risk Management, Strategic Balance Sheet Management and Credit Risk. As well as the option to attend...

Fintech Startup Intrinio Selected for Engage Ventures 2018 Growth Program

Morgan Sanders from KCD PR
05 Mar 2018
Intrinio, a financial data marketplace providing more than 200 data feeds, announced today it has been selected by Engage Ventures to participate in its 2018 go-to-market growth program. The program is set to feature mentorship from executives from companies including those at Invesco and Interco...

The Conference that Matters – Blockchain Nation Miami

Yuliana Umanets from Crypto World Journal
02 Mar 2018
At Crypto World Journal we believe that blockchain technology is a force that will help shape our future. That is why our mission as a company is to *Build a Better Blockchain Community*. As part of our commitment to building a better blockchain community, we would like to introduce Blockchai...

FinTech is Fast-tracking the Positive & Profitable Transformation of Banking & Financial Services in Africa

Sanay Lalwani from Finnovation at Ethico Live
02 Mar 2018
*The impact of Blockchain, Open Banking, Mobile Money and Payment innovations are radically transforming the financial services landscape as FinTech disruptors intensify the challenge to incumbent banks and kickstart new opportunities in Kenya* **Nairobi, Kenya:** Africa’s financial sector is...

Crypto experts to tell Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn about future of blockchain industry

from Blockchain and Bitcoin Conference Tallinn
02 Mar 2018
On March 22, 2018, Estonia will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn dedicated to blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs. Estonian crypto experts and invited foreign specialists will talk about the future and the new prospects of blockchain industry. **Why Tallinn?** Eston...

BillPro takes the lead on revolutionising industry onboarding...and wins Award for Best Onboarding Solution (MPE 2018)

Sarah Leaman from BillPro
22 Feb 2018
// BILLPRO WINS AWARD FOR BEST ONBOARDING SOLUTION Taking the lead on revolutionising industry onboarding Berlin (22 February 2018): BillPro’s Online Submission Centre has been declared the “Best Onboarding Solution” at the prestigious 2018 Merchant Payment Ecosystem Awards. Judged by ind...

Switch, Inc. Launches “CardSavr,” First API to Place Credit Cards in Use Immediately On Thousands of E-commerce Sites

KATHERINE E CHAVEZ from Switch, Inc.
22 Feb 2018
Card Issuing Brands and Online Merchants to Regain Lost Revenue from Billions of Credit Cards Reissued Annually SEATTLE, WA (BUSINESS WIRE) February 22, 2018 Switch, Inc., a Seattle-based financial technology company, announced today it has launched its proprietary Application Program Interfa...

The ai Corporation’s aiGateway achieves PCI compliance

Nick Jones from The ai Corporation
20 Feb 2018
- Payment, fraud and risk management services provider’s technology granted the latest, most secure version of the global Payment Card Industry’s data security standard The ai Corporation (ai), an FCA approved expert in payments, risk management and analytics, today announced that its white l...

ParentPay acquires WIS, the leading Dutch supplier of communication software and payment services for schools

ParentPay from Farrer Kane
12 Feb 2018
February 2018: ParentPay Limited, Europe’s leading provider of school payment and parental engagement services, has acquired WIS, the market leading software provider for school payment collection and parent communication in the Netherlands. Founded in 2003, WIS has grown to become the lea...

SDK.finance supercedes Visa in terms of API endpoints

Nadia Nolan from SDK.finance
12 Feb 2018
SDK.finance, the European Core Payment Platform, supersedes Visa and other major players in terms of API endpoints. Striving to deliver the best-in-class back-end platform, SDK.finance beats the giants of the payment-processing industry and other major FinTech players according to research con...

The ai Corporation welcomes new executives as business grows by 50%

Nick Jones from The ai Corporation
06 Feb 2018
The ai Corporation expand further with the appointment of Payment Experts Robin Whitehead, David Gilhespy and Natasha Westover to senior management team - ai welcomes new executives as business grows by 50%, providing end to end payment, fraud and risk management solutions to more than ...

Future of Blockchain in the Asia Pacific - Spotlight on Financial Services

Dean Murphy from FinTech Network
05 Feb 2018
Innovation in and around blockchain is currently concentrated in the U.S. and Europe but application of this new technology is quickly spreading over the Asia Pacific region. Download this Cognizant report today to see how Asia is poised to become a hotbed for blockchain innovation and why fin...

COMO Global and Flit Technologies unveil a payments solution for the Urban Mobility market

Vaughan Owen from COMO Global
01 Feb 2018
Wednesday 31th January 2018 – Flit Technologies, an urban mobility innovator and COMO Global S.A, the intelligent payments solution provider, have announced the launch of a new company called COMO Urban Mobility which provides a payment solution designed especially for the urban mobility industry...

ATMS UK First multi brand ATM navigation tool to use Open Banking

Milan Kazarka from RENDERING PIXELS LIMITED
01 Feb 2018
Rendering Pixels Limited released the first multi brand ATM navigation app ATMS UK on Apple's app store which uses the new Open Banking APIs to pull information on cash machines directly from banks. It is available for free at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/atms-uk/id1341614848 This is the first...

22X Fund is Here: 30 Companies, 1 Digital Token A Whole New Way to Win at Startup Investing

conro2018 from 22X Fund
01 Feb 2018
San Francisco, CA (January 26, 2018) — What happens when you throw together 30 global tech startups into the hotbed of Silicon Valley during the Wild West of the crypto craze? You get 22X Fund, the first-ever token offering backed by real equity among a group of pioneering startups that are alumn...

Bookmap and Devexperts Announce the Launch of Bookmap Version 7, an Innovative Visualization and Trading Platform

Elena from Devexperts
31 Jan 2018
Bookmap, an innovative visualization and trading platform for US Equities, Futures and digital currencies and Devexperts, developers of retail and institutional trading platforms and providers of cloud-based financial data infrastructure are proud to announce the release of Bookmap version 7. ...

SUPPLYON CHOSES CLOUDTRADE’S PATENTED E-INVOICING TECHNOLOGY TO SERVE 60,000 GLOBAL CUSTOMERS

Nick Jones from CloudTrade
30 Jan 2018
SupplyOn, the Global Supply Chain Collaboration Platform, has chosen CloudTrade’s patented PDF to e-invoice technology to boost e-invoicing adoption among its customers. SupplyOn is the leading supply chain collaboration platform for the global manufacturing sector. Its best of breed online ...

iMeta Appoints Steve Piper as Chief Operating Officer

Victoria Adams from iMeta Technologies Ltd.
23 Jan 2018
Piper brings Software Programme Management Experience and Financial Industry Expertise to Role – LONDON, UK (January, 2018) – iMeta Technologies Ltd., a leader in On-boarding and Client Lifecycle Management technology for financial institutions, today announced that Steve Piper has been appoin...

Business owners can now check the risk of their invoices in real time

Ania Kubow from Nimbla
18 Jan 2018
As of November 2017 and in line with the small business commissioners campaign to make a safer place for small business, insurtech companies such as Nimbla are offering alternatives to the current Trade Credit model, as well as visibility on risk. By offering a digital platform that allows them t...

Passive Investing: Perfect for This Age of Passive, Wimpy Men

Matthew Klein from Collective2
17 Jan 2018
Do you remember when Western Civilization produced men? I mean real men. Men like Alexander and Napoleon, men like Washington and Churchill, men like Joe Lewis and Babe Ruth. Men who spit and drank and smoked, men who rode horses. Men who had girlfriends, and also wives; men who scratched them...

CloudTrade partners with OpusCapita

Nick Jones from CloudTrade
16 Jan 2018
- CloudTrade extends its e-invoicing service to OpusCapita’s ‘purchase to pay’ and ‘order to cash’ solutions for the digital age - Cloud based e-invoicing services provider to deliver cost-effective, high adoption e-invoicing solution to over 8,000 customers across more than 100 countries C...

Moscow opens the doors of the mysterious world of blockchain as CRYPTO EXPO MOSCOW goes live in May

Laura Mirnaya from FiNEXPO
12 Jan 2018
MOSCOW, RUSSIA – Mysterious world of blockchain and bitcoins is opening its doors for the visitors as Crypto EXPO Moscow goes live on May 22, 2018. One more outstanding show organized by FINEXPO is going to take place and promises to become an absolute success as crypto world extremely gained it...

Worldpay and COMO form a strategic partnership to simplify payments for merchants

Vaughan Owen from COMO Global
12 Jan 2018
December 2017 – Worldpay, a leader in global payments and COMO Global S.A, an intelligent payments solution provider, have announced a new strategic partnership. Worldpay provides an extensive range of technology-led payment products and services to around 400,000 customers globally, enabling the...

JIbrel Network Launches jCash, its First Release of Tokenized Financial Assets

from Jibrel Network
09 Jan 2018
Jibrel Begins Integration Testing with Select Licensed Financial Institutions. With jCash, Users Can Conduct Real-world Transactions using Smart Contracts, and Avoid the Volatility of the Cryptocurrency Market. Zug, Switzerland - January 17, 2018 - Jibrel Network has launched jCash, its fi...

Crypto EXPO 2018 Asia Promises to Gather the Whole Crypto World Together in Singapore

Laura Mirnaya from FiNEXPO
08 Jan 2018
SUNTEC CITY, Singapore, January 8, 2018 (Newswire.com) - [Crypto EXPO Asia](https://cryptoexpo.asia) forum goes live on Oct. 25-26, 2018, and Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Center hosts the world of blockchain and bitcoins for two days straight. Another outstanding show organized by FIN...

FINTECHs FINEST TO ATTEND 
DUBAI INTERNATIONAL BLOCKCHAIN SUMMIT 2018

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02 Jan 2018
**Dubai, Monday 11th of December, 2017:** 2018 is all set to start with an event which promises to be the biggest fintech happening in Dubai till date. The Dubai International Blockchain Summit 2018 (DIBS) will feature technology leaders and concept advocates within the Blockchain industry. The e...

Spreading Christmas cheer with Ezidebit

niki from Waldecomms
19 Dec 2017
Spreading Christmas cheer with Ezidebit The leading Australian payments company is offering $10,000 for charity December 19, 2017 Leading Australian payments provider Ezidebit, has got its Santa hat on and is giving clients the chance to win $10,000 to donate to a charity of their choice...

Public Release of FINEX Psychometric Profiling

Gabor Blasko from Finex Solutions Kft.
14 Dec 2017
Press Release 15/12/2017 Munich, Germany FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FINEX helps banks tailor marketing and digital services to customers' personality traits FINEX Solutions, a FinTech company specializing in innovative digital banking solutions, announced today the public release of FINEX...

CloudTrade launches Cloud Capture to manage the long-tail

Nick Jones from CloudTrade
13 Dec 2017
- E-invoicing and e-document solution provider adds OCR ability with Mitie plug-in CloudTrade, the leading provider of cloud based e-invoicing and e-document processing services, today announced the launch of its Cloud Capture service that will enable customers and their suppliers to process 1...

iMeta Closes Year at the forefront of Client Lifecycle Management:

Victoria Adams from iMeta Technologies Ltd.
12 Dec 2017
Leading CLM software provider, iMeta has ended a successful 2017 with new customer wins, strategic partnerships, the launch of a new managed service and industry award recognition. December 12, 2017, London – iMeta, a leading provider of on-boarding and client lifecycle management software and s...

The ai Corporation moves to Microsoft Azure to tackle global fraud

Nick Jones from The ai Corporation
12 Dec 2017
- ai launches public cloud services to meet global demand, following successful global expansion The ai Corporation (ai), an FCA approved expert in payments and risk management, today announced that it will be launching a public cloud-based service to meet global demand for its unique fraud a...

Apcela Wins “Best New Technology Product – Market Data” at the 2017 FOW International Awards

Jennifer Handshew from Apcela
08 Dec 2017
Herndon, VA – December 8, 2017 – Apcela, the high-performance application delivery company, today announced that its UltraFast™ Market Data for the Cloud product won the 2017 award for “Best New Technology Product – Market Data” from Futures & Options World (“FOW”). The award was announced at the...

Barchart Launches High-Performance Cryptocurrency Data Feed

Katharine Martin from Barchart
07 Dec 2017
CHICAGO, IL - September 12, 2017 - Today, Barchart, a leading provider of financial market data and technology, announces the launch of a comprehensive real-time and historical cryptocurrency market data feed. Delivered through either Barchart’s high-performance Data Services, or as a responsive ...

Venafi Study: 69 Percent of Financial Services Organizations Do Not Rotate SSH Keys After Employees Leave

Eva Hanscom from Venafi
07 Dec 2017
SALT LAKE CITY, UT – December 7, 2017: Venafi®, the leading provider of machine identity protection, today announced the results of a study of how financial services organizations manage and implement Secure Shell (SSH). One hundred IT security professionals from the financial services industry p...

Erste umfangreiche und kostenlose Online Markting App für iOs und Android

Laura Hoess from Online Solutions Group GmbH
04 Dec 2017
Mit dem OSG Reporting Center hat die OSG ein einzigartiges Tool entwickelt, dass die wichtigsten Performance-Marketing-Daten vereint. Mit der kostenlosen App für iOS und Android werden die Funktionen des Tools nun auch allen Unternehmen zugänglich gemacht. Die Kunden der OSG nutzen das Reporti...

The First P2P Binary Options Platform Powered by Smart Contracts Launches a Private Pre-Sale

Alex Kerya from Betex Lab Limited
04 Dec 2017
Betex Lab Limited announced a crowd sale campaign for its project Betex, the first ever transparent binary options platform. With a unique business model, the company is aiming to improve the existing derivatives’ market by using the Ethereum smart contracts. Only qualified investors who have com...

The ai Corporation combines Machine Learning, Exploratory Data Analysis and Impact Analysis to beat fraud, in industry first

Nick Jones from The ai Corporation
29 Nov 2017
- ai’s enhanced self-service fraud detection solution will enable organisations to realise an automated, machine learning based, fraud detection strategy. The ai Corporation (ai), an FCA approved expert in payment and risk management, today announced the addition of exploratory data analysis (...

Descrow platform for secure crowdfunding is launching the ICO campaign

Ekaterina Tarasova from Descrow
29 Nov 2017
Investing in ICO-campaigns is an extremely exciting adventure. Meanwhile, as a result of the insane success of most ICO’s, scammers are crowding the market, and creating scam coins in hundreds. Blockchain is a unique technology that may give birth to many new multi-billion dollar companies. Howev...

Nxt Foundation Launches ANG Initiative for Projects in the Nxt and Ardor Blockchain Ecosystem

John McLeod from JEA Associates Ltd
28 Nov 2017
• Aims to provide the users, project owners, and businesses of Ardor and Nxt (ANG) blockchains with an environment for effective collaboration and learning • Full governance structure to be created for ANG with top-level positions elected by its members • Three membership tiers, Business, Pre...

Digital Risks prepares to scale, with appointment of Peter Barrett as Chairman

Cameron Shearer from Digital Risks
28 Nov 2017
Digital Risks, the digital-first broker for fast-growth technology and media businesses, has signalled its ambitions to scale in the UK and internationally, with the appointment of Peter Barrett as its chairman. Barrett brings valuable leadership and insurance experience from established insura...

Rimilia hires artificial intelligence and financial experts from Capgemini, Experian, Oracle and Barclays Bank

Hazel Butters, Rimilia from Rimilia
24 Nov 2017
-Company growth drives headcount by 25% year-on-year across research, product development, sales and professional services - Rimilia, a developer of intelligent automated financial solutions, has announced a series of employee appointments as the company structures itself for growth and to me...

Experty announces Proof of Care

Matt from Experty
23 Nov 2017
Experty announces its plans to use Proof of Care concept to help with pre-contribution phase Zug, Switzerland, November 22, 2017 Today, Experty announced they are implementing Proof-of-Care during their pre contribution phase. Experty decided to use the concept developed by their advisor Ri...

Kidscan names VST Enterprises’ founder as a new charity ambassador and member of the fund raising advisory board.

Callum Garner from SkyParlour
22 Nov 2017
Louis-James Davis, CEO of a pioneering Manchester-based cybersecurity company, is honoured with being announced as an Ambassador of Kidscan, a leading children’s cancer research charity Manchester, UK. 22 November 2017 - Children’s cancer research charity, Kidscan, has expanded its fundraising...

Blockchain & uses : iExec and the dapps (decentralized apps)

Emilie Melloni Quemar from Agence Anonymagence Paris
21 Nov 2017
Paris, November 2017 : While the Blockchain holds the technology world spellbound, we are entitled to wonder how this could impact our daily life. iExec is the "first online store" of decentralized applications running through the Blockchain. The startup has been putting up this week partner...

BillPro's PAN European Expansion

Sarah Leaman from BillPro
21 Nov 2017
// BILLPRO’S PAN EUROPEAN EXPANSION Payment Institution BillPro extends licence to all countries in EU and EEA Amsterdam (20 November 2017): Payment Institution BillPro has recently extended their licence to include all countries in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA)...

After Kalypton Gains $2.6m Investment, U.S. Federal Reserve Awards Top Vendor Status

Trudy Darwin from Trudy Darwin Consulting
21 Nov 2017
Financial services and global real-time payments and settlements company Kalypton has profited from a £2m ($2.6m) investment by reaching the pinnacle of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s Faster Payments Taskforce top vendors list. This investment has been received from a variety of private investors – e...

iMeta Wins Two Prestigious RegTech Awards in One Night

Victoria Adams from iMeta Technologies Ltd.
20 Nov 2017
iMeta, a leading provider of client on-boarding and lifecycle management software to multinational financial organisations, had a highly successful evening at the A-Team Group’s RegTech Awards on Thursday 16th November, scooping up two awards in one night. iMeta picked up the “Most innovative us...

USA, Canada And China Launched Global Blockchain Alliance Sharing Blockchain PatentUSA, Canada And China Launched Global Blockchain Alliance Sharing Blockchain Patent

Grazy Lau from SZ&W Group
13 Nov 2017
On Oct.27,2017, a number of well-known blockchain enterprises from the United States ,Canada and China launched “the Blockchain Patent Sharing Alliance“(BPSA)at Stanford university in the Silicon Valley. The world’s first blockchain patent sharing alliance aims to facilitate the global patent sh...

Ripio Credit Network token sale Reaches Distribution Ceiling of $37 Million and partners with Huobi.pro as its first liquidity provider

Maria Prusakova from PR studio
11 Nov 2017
November 7, 2017 – Ripio Credit Network (RCN) has announced the results of its token sale and token distribution. RCN raised the remaining funds needed (following their October 10th pre-sale) to hit their targeted maximum token distribution value of $37 million (121,300 ETH). Investors from...

The ai Corporation acquires SmartCentric to create a global cloud based omni-channel (B2C and B2B) payment processing, risk management and data analytics platform

Sam Duke from The ai Corporation
31 Oct 2017
• The ai Corporation offers a unique managed service offering covering technology, outsourced fraud management and detailed data analytics. • ai now covers over 15 million B2B active cards over 45 countries, in over 200,000 sites and 90+ product types. The ai Corporation (ai) has acquired ...

New App Kript Helps Private Crypto Investors Manage Their Assets

Ruslan Smirnov from Kript PTE LTD
26 Oct 2017
Singapore, Singapore, October 26, 2017 - Kript is a brand new first-of-its-kind mobile app that will help private crypto investors manage their assets. The app simplifies the process of buying and trading while featuring the latest major news and updates about ICO analytics and price forecasting ...

ClickIPO Releases App for Following & Investing in IPO and Secondary Offerings

Scott Coyle from ClickIPO
24 Oct 2017
The FinTech Company Aims to Optimize Retail Distribution for Public Offerings Scottsdale, Ariz. – October 24, 2017 – ClickIPO Holdings, LLC, today announced that it has raised just over $3 Million in its Series Seed round, and has launched the first version of its public offering technology th...

SuperCharger returns for its third programme in Hong Kong

Jen Lee from SuperCharger
23 Oct 2017
New FinTech accelerator model searching for start-ups that focus on human-centered banking Hong Kong, 23 October 2017 – SuperCharger, one of Asia’s leading FinTech accelerators, today announced the opening of applications for its 3rd programme in Hong Kong. Successful FinTech finalists will...

Expend takes its expenses solution to another level with Xero partnership and multi-user support

Adam Clarke from Expend
20 Oct 2017
Expend, a leader in simplifying company spending and a rising star on the London Fintech scene is celebrating significant key milestones in automating expenses, ahead of its next round of funding. Expend successfully launched its Xero partnership and class-leading real-time Xero integration a...

Gaze Coin Tokens Made Available on SAFTLaunch

Sophie Smithers from CryptoLandPR
19 Oct 2017
lockchain-based platform for Virtual Reality monetization is using SAFT platform for pre-sale of tokens, to comply with US securities regulations Sydney, Australia - 19 October 2017 - Gaze Coin, the blockchain-based platform that makes it possible to monetize Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented...

Wala Supports Dala Token Sale To Power Free Financial Services For the Next 3.5bn Consumers

Sophie Smithers from CryptoLandPR
17 Oct 2017
Blockchain-based platform powered by the Dala Token will make basic banking available for the global unbanked and underbanked Wala, the world’s first borderless, rewards driven, financial platform, is to be the launch partner of the Dala Token Sale that will begin at 6pm UTC on 25 October. ...

Peer Mountain Launches Platform to Power Circular Economy of Trust

Daniella from Cryptoland
17 Oct 2017
Blockchain-enabled Identity Management Platform For Institutions And Individuals Announces Token Sale To Fund Next Stages Of Development At ICO-Paris Paris, France - 16 October 2017 - At ICO-Paris today, Peer Mountain CEO Jed Grant announced that the company intends to hold a Token Sale to rai...

Bitwala Launches Europe’s First True Equity Token As Part Of Its Upcoming Token Sale

Sophie Smithers from CryptoLandPR
17 Oct 2017
German Fintech Bitwala Releases Equity Tokens In Pursuit Of Building The World’s First Blockchain Bank With Decentralised Ownership Berlin, Germany - October 17th 2017 14:00 CEST - Bitwala, the blockchain development, finance and cryptocurrency experts based in Berlin, will launch Europ...

Ethereum gets its first exchange traded product as Coinshares launches two Ether tracking, exchange traded notes on NASDAQ

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11 Oct 2017
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, OCTOBER 11, 2017 — Investors seeking exposure to the price movement of ether, the native token of the Ethereum platform, just got a new, but familiar option: two Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs) which track the price of Ether - Ether Tracker One (COINETH:SS) and Ether Tracker Euro ...

PA Consulting Group and Stockholm Fintech Hub in new fintech partnership to boost innovation

Matthew Argent from Stockholm Fintech Hub
25 Aug 2017
PA Consulting Group (PA) and Stockholm Fintech Hub are delighted to announce their new partnership. As an active partner, PA will work with the Hub to support fintechs, banks, regulators and investors to drive innovation in the Swedish financial services industry. PA will bring its hands-on knowl...

Blockchain startup ETHLend introduces working capital finance for Initial Coin Offerings

Scott Malsbury from Ethlend
07 Aug 2017
Blockchain startup ETHLend introduces working capital finance for Initial Coin Offerings Fund raising in crypto economy is about to have a new chapter. ETHLend launched recently decentralized lending on Ethereum Blockchain Network. The decentralized application (DAPP) is accessible with the us...

ClearSale Enables E-Commerce Fraud Protection with Zoey Integration

Celine de Courson from Moss Networks
01 Aug 2017
Global fraud protection pioneers, ClearSale (http://clear.sale), today announced the release of its integration module for eCommerce platform Zoey (http://www.zoey.com). The integration will allow merchants on the Zoey platform to protect against e-commerce fraud, increase sales, and eliminate ch...

UK FINTECH LEADERS SEEDRS & NUTMEG JOIN FORCES WITH FIDOR BANK

Lucy from Seedrs Ltd
10 Jul 2017
Today, Seedrs announces that it will be the sole equity finance provider in a new partnership with Fidor Bank, the first challenger bank to launch in the UK back in 2015. The Digital marketplace offered by Fidor signposts banking customers to innovative sources of alternative investment including...

Tipalti Adds Major Innovations to Future-Proof Accounts Payable

Milton Deya from Cutler PR
07 Jun 2017
San Mateo, CA —June 6, 2017 — Tipalti, the leader in supplier payments automation, today unveiled a series of new capabilities enabling forward-thinking CFOs to transform their finance organization from an operational function to a strategic enabler of global growth, while transitioning AP from a...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SIXTHIRTY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2017 PORTFOLIO

Chisom Uche from SixThirty
06 Jun 2017
SIXTHIRTY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2017 PORTFOLIO FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ST. LOUIS, MO (June 6, 2017) – SixThirty, the global financial technology (“FinTech”) venture fund and business development program based in St. Louis, Missouri, opened applications for its Fall 2017 Portfolio....

Moneytis just graduated from YCombinator and partners with YOLT (ING Bank)

Christophe lassuyt from Moneytis Corporation
03 Jun 2017
Moneytis.com is building the Kayak for international money transfers. People come on the website, put the amount they want to send and to which country they want to send it, and Moneytis gives them the best solutions among +300 operators such as Western Union, Worldremit and Transferwise. The fi...

Assetz Capital expands regional team with ex RBS and Santander hire

Assetz Capital from Assetz Capital
02 Jun 2017
One of the UK’s largest Peer-to-Peer platforms brings in former RBS and Santander Manager, Samantha Williamson, to support operations across South Manchester June 2nd 2017: Assetz Capital, one of the UK’s fastest growing peer-to-peer finance platforms, today announced that Samantha Williams...

London Stock Exchange Group’s UnaVista Partner Programme expanded: JobRouter offers Process Intelligence for MiFID II

Ivana Pejanovic from JobRouter AG
01 Jun 2017
Easy implementation and powerful solution for MiFID II transaction reporting / immediate end-to-end reconciliation & traceability / comprehensive visibility and secure data exchange across trusted ARMs / compliant to MiFID II regulations While digitisation is progressing in the financial servi...

BNP Paribas Asset Management announces the creation of a Private Debt & Real Assets Investment Group and senior hires

Quentin Smith from BNP Paribas Asset Management
01 Jun 2017
With the creation of the new Private Debt & Real Assets investment Group and strengthening of the team, BNP Paribas Asset Management (‘BNPP AM’) is confirming its ambition to become a leader in this area of the market. BNPP AM’s Private Debt & Real Assets Investment Group, headed by David Bouc...

Former BlackRock executive Mark Brady to join Hong Kong FinTech startup FinFabrik

Connie Ma from FinFabrik
31 May 2017
FinFabrik, a provider of specialised software-as-a-service for financial institutions, announced today that Mark Brady joined the company as its Chief Investment Officer to support the strong growth trajectory across the region, particularly with the asset management client segment. Mr. Brady wa...

Societe Generale partners with Open Bank Project to launch internal Open Banking Hackathon

Elena from TESOBE
18 May 2017
The Open Bank Project, leading API solution for banks, has partnered with Societe Generale Group, one of the largest European financial services groups, to hold an internal hackathon focused on Open Banking. The hackathon welcomes Societe Generale Group worldwide staff and interested students...

Dubai residents rushed to buy health insurance following the mandatory cover deadline set by DHA

Tom Paye from compareit4me.com
17 May 2017
Interest in comparing and buying health insurance online in the UAE spiked significantly as Dubai residents rushed to make up for missing a deadline for getting covered set by the Dubai Health Authority (DHA). The DHA had mandated that every resident of Dubai should be covered with health insu...

ARCHER SELECTED BY T. ROWE PRICE FOR TECHNOLOGY AND SERVICE ENHANCEMENTS SUPPORTING RETAIL OFFERING

Mary Cosmides from Braithwaite Communications
11 May 2017
Archer®, one of the investment management industry’s leading technology and operations providers, today announced that it has been selected by T. Rowe Price, a global investment management organization, to provide technology and service enhancements supporting its retail managed offering includin...

Experian makes debt collection easier for consumers

Meghan Busch from Rubenstein Public Relations
19 Apr 2017
Consumers now have the flexibility to resolve debts through digital self-serve channels; data and analytics provide a more personalized and helpful experience Getting debt collection right is about more than money. It’s about knowing the difference between a customer who has simply forgotten t...

NOW Money wins Financial Inclusion award in the UK

Bryony from NOW Money
17 Apr 2017
London, April 17, 2017 - NOW Money (NOW), has won the financial inclusion category of Pitch360, a competition at the Innovate Finance Global Summit 2017. The competition took place on 11th April 2017 at the Guildhall in London, UK, and saw 24 FinTech startups compete for one of the eight winn...

Bpifrance joins Lendix by subscribing to a co-financing fund associated with the lending platform

Dominic Riding from Steele & Holt
10 Apr 2017
A strong commitment towards French and European small and medium-sized companies Bpifrance joins other leading investors, including CNP Assurances, Groupama, Zencap AM (OFI group), Matmut or the "Prêtons Ensemble" fund managed by Eiffel Investment Group and sponsored by Aviva France, AG2R La M...

Meniga Raises €7.5M Equity Round to Advance Personalisation in Digital Banking

Rebecca Geller from Geller PR
07 Apr 2017
New Investment Enables Further Expansion into Data Driven Personal Finance & Targeted Marketing products 9 am, 7th April 2017 - Meniga, a leading provider of digital banking technology for the world’s largest banks, raises a €7.5M funding round led by Nordic venture capital investor Industrif...

Das Bewerbungsverfahren für die FinTech Awards Luxembourg hat jetzt begonnen

Geneviève Feyt from KPMG Luxembourg
01 Apr 2017
Die Veranstaltungspartner der Fintech Awards Luxembourg haben heute offiziell zur Einreichung der Bewerbungen für die diesjährige Ausgabe aufgerufen. Die Auszeichnungen zielen darauf ab, herausragende Talente der globalen FinTech Startup Szene zu honorieren. Die Gewinner der Awards werden darüber...

Die Zukunft der internen Revision: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting stellt TeamMate+ vor

Marcel Kadereyt from TeamMate Solutions
31 Mar 2017
Neue Cloud-optimierte Audit-Management-Software bietet verbesserte Tools für die interne Revision. Firmenlogo 'Wolters Kluwer - TeamMate Solutions' (PresseBox) Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting hat den Launch von TeamMate+ angekündigt, einem intuitiven, bedienerfreundlichen Audit Tool, das e...

Orca Launches First Standardised Peer to Peer Investment Data & Research Service

Hume Brophy from
30 Mar 2017
Innovative platform provides a new way for investors to benchmark P2P investment opportunities Belfast, 30th March 2017– Orca, one of the leading independent data, research and analysis providers on the UK peer-to-peer lending market has today announced the launch of their new platform, aimed...

Peer-2-peer payments between individuals via Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp made possible in Belgium by Pengo!

Jonathan from Belfius Bank & Insurance
02 Feb 2017
On 2 February 2018, Belfius is launching a first on the Belgian market, payment requests between individuals via the messaging platforms Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. This entirely new service has been developed by The Studio, a Belfius subsidiary dedicated to digital innovation. Pengo is avai...

EFSE DF rolls out Fincluders Fintech Start-up Challenge

Eric Culp from Media contact EFSE DF
08 Sep 2016
The competition seeks to uncover and foster technologies that increase access to responsible finance Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 8 September 2016 – The Development Facility of the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE DF) said today it is accepting applications for its Fincluders Fintech...

CODE_n CONTEST 2016: 52 Startups from 11 Countries Enter the Finals

Anja Ebert from GFT Innovations GmbH | CODE_n
15 Jul 2016
Startup finalists will present their digital business models at the CODE_n new.New Festival in Germany in September Early bird festival tickets now available CODE_n Award ceremony on the evening of September 21 Stuttgart, July 5, 2016 – 385 applications have been carefully scrutinized over the...

ARTHENA, AN EQUITY CROWDFUNDING PLATFORM FOR FINE ART INVESTMENT, RAISES OVER $1MILLION IN ITSSEED ROUND

Lulu Chua-Rubenfeld from ARTHENA
22 Jul 2015
Arthena is democratizing the art world by making fine art investment accessible. Through our unique equity crowdfunding model for tangible assets, users can invest in open collections, each of which is led by an expert advisor who handpicks and acquires art. Arthena provides transparency and insi...

Revolutionäre Lösung für Simultandolmetschen kommt komplett ohne Spezialgeräte aus

Sue Reager from Translate Your World
17 Oct 0015
Das Unternehmen Translate Your World („Tywi“) entwickelt Kommunikationstechnologien für mehrsprachige Kommunikation, die von Intel, Cisco Systems und Telekommunikationsunternehmen lizenziert wurden. Heute wurde die Markteinführung des Tywi-Interpreter NES („No Equipment Solution“) bekanntgegeben....

CAST LIGHT FINANCIAL LAUNCH TOOL FOR IFRS 9

Phil Grady from Castlight Financial
17 Dec 0014
Award winning, Glasgow-based fintech company Castlight Financial has launched a powerful customer bank transactions categorisation tool, designed to meet the challenges and opportunities faced by the banking industry in the run up to the implementation of banking standard IFRS 9 on 1 January 2018...

Borrowize Launches Enhanced Loan Comparison Website With Suite of Upgraded Tools & Educational Resources!

Brianna Douzoglou from Borrowize Co.
17 Apr 0012
Borrowize Co., a Los Angeles-based consumer finance platform dedicated to helping people save money by making educated borrowing decisions, is excited to announce the launch their completely reimagined online loan comparison website, www.borrowize.com. Borrowize connects borrowers to a vetted ne...

Verifi & MegaCharge Forge Strategic Partnership to Combat Global Chargeback Challenges

Verifi from Verifi
17 Jun 0007
Immediate Efficiency Improvement and Reduction In Chargebacks Realised London – June 7, 2017 – Verifi a leading provider of payment and risk management solutions for card-not-present (CNP) merchants, today announced that payments processor, MegaCharge has partnered with Verifi to combat fraud...

Enterprise Engineering, Inc. first to enable Open Banking with full support for FS-ISAC Durable Data API (DDA)

Jaimie Anzelone from Enterprise Engineering, Inc. (EEI)
18 Sep 0005
NEW YORK, May 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enterprise Engineering, Inc. (EEI), a leading provider of software products for enterprise customers and Fintech enablers, has announced it is the first company to support the entire Durable Data API specification within its flagship products of Commande...

AEVI announces Nelson Holzner as AEVI CEO

AEVI from AEVI
17 May 0005
Paderborn, 02/05/17 - Today AEVI announced the appointment of Nelson Holzner as AEVI chief executive officer (CEO) as of May 1, 2017. In his new role, Nelson will leverage his vast knowledge of the payments and start-up landscape to grow AEVI and take the company to the next level. Holzner joi...

The Arab Bankers Association and In Focus Broadcasting Launch "ABA TV - Future of Banking"

david ward from in focus broadcasting ltd
17 Dec 0004
NEWS PROVIDED BY The Arab Bankers Association (ABA) Dec 04, 2017, 03:30 ET SHARE THIS ARTICLE LONDON, December 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arab Bankers Association (ABA) is working with In Focus Broadcasting to make this ground-breaking programme for the Arab banking sector to cre...