Fintech Press Releases

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

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...

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...

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. ...

Fintech startup, Trade Ledger, launches world-first tech to help banks fight off global tech giants

Trade Ledger from Trade Ledger
23 Oct 2017
Career technologists, Martin McCann and Dr. Matthias Born, are launching a world-first lending tech for banks and traditional lenders that will help to equip them against competition from tech giants such as Facebook, Tencent, and eBay wanting to enter financial services. Trade Ledger is the w...

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...

CRYPTO20 SURPASSES $8.5 MILLION IN ONGOING TOKEN SALE

Doug Hunter from BlazonPR
09 Nov 2017
- $8.6 million raised with three weeks remaining of sale Over 4000 campaign backers - CRYPTO20 is the world's first cryptocurrency index fund of the top 20 cryptocurrencies - The best in consumer finance innovation (index funds) meets cryptocurrency -One C20 token gives users access to the t...

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...

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...

CGC to Launch Malaysia’s First Online Loan/Financing Referral Platform!

Ishtiaque Hossain from Juris Technologies
19 Dec 2017
CGC teams up with Juris Technologies to help SMEs grow! In January 2018, Credit Guarantee Corporation (CGC) Malaysia is set to launch Malaysia’s first web-based loan/financing referral platform. On 18th August 2017, Credit Guarantee Corporation (CGC) teamed up with Juris Technologies to develo...

Regulatory analysis shows jail time is on the rise

Harriet King from Corlytics
03 Jan 2018
Corlytics puts market conduct under the microscope • Regulators are getting personal; enforcement actions are focused on changing behaviours and non-financial sanctions are on the rise • Global regulators have levied over USD 26.41bn in market conduct fines since 2012 • Almost 80% of those f...

ZODIAQ, World’s First Licensed Cryptofiat Bank Sheds Light on the Сryptocurrency Market

Olga from ZODIAQ
04 Jan 2018
Alongside the fuzz surrounding the Bitcoin and the rapidly growing popularity of cryptocurrencies, many individuals and businesses tend to invest in cryptocurrencies seeking for profit. The market offers various solutions that make possible the purchase, exchange, and withdrawal of cryptocurr...

WITHOUT FINTECHS, THE UK IS SERIOUSLY LAGGING BEHIND GLOBAL RIVALS IN DIGITAL

Chris Jevons from GBG PLC
19 Feb 2018
• UK financial service organisations are lagging behind China, Singapore, the US and Australia in adopting new technology and investing in the digital customer experience • UK fintechs however fare better against global competitors and have imminent plans to make improvements Seismic changes...

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...

Los Angeles based social enterprise Motiv launches free banking and credit building

Yadi Younse from Motiv
13 May 2018
Los Angeles, California (May 13, 2018) - Motiv, a social enterprise with the mission of financial inclusion, has launched a free mobile bank account that also helps customers build credit. The account, which is available to everyone regardless of their income, credit or citizenship status, is fre...

Sageworks announces agenda for 2018 Lending & Risk Management Summit

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
30 May 2018
Raleigh, N.C., May 30, 2018 – Sageworks, a financial information company that provides lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions to banks and credit unions, today announced the agenda for its 2018 Lending & Risk Management Summit, set to take place September 24-26 in Chicago. The Summit i...

Customer Experience Exchange for Banking, Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI)

Iveta Razanauskaite from IQPC Exchange
27 Jun 2018
Title: Customer Experience Exchange for Banking, Financial Services & Insurance Date: October 9- 10, 2018 Website: http://bit.ly/2K91d85 INNOVATE YOUR CX STRATEGY TO MEET THE DEMANDS OF TODAY'S CUSTOMER IN BANKING, FINANCIAL SERVICES AND INSURANCE. Customer Experience Exchange for Banki...

Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank selects Sageworks Banking Platform to optimize lending and portfolio risk processes

Hannah Blair Rapp from Sageworks
11 Jul 2018
Raleigh, N.C., July 11, 2018 – Sageworks, a financial information company that offers lending, credit risk and portfolio risk solutions to banks and credit unions, today announced that Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank has selected the Sageworks Banking Platform to add efficiency and consistenc...

Ummah Finance appoints Alpesh Doshi as a Non-Executive Director

Ummah Finance from Ummah Finance
03 Aug 2018
Ummah Ventures is proud to appoint Alpesh Doshi as a Non-Executive Director on the Ummah Finance Board. Alpesh is focused on transforming markets and industries with the application of decentralised and data driven business models. Alpesh has a background in the investment banking, life a...

Smart Banking ICO Platio Opens Private Pre-Sale

Jane Backhouse from Platio
28 Aug 2018
London, 28 August 2018 - Smart banking innovator Platio today announced that the company’s private pre-sale of tokens is now open to VC investors. This private pre-sale will run until Sunday 7th October, with the public pre-sale opening on Monday 8th October. Platio is an all-in-one smart ba...

Capitec, South Africa’s fastest growing bank, selects IMImobile to deliver all automatically generated client communications

Tina Stanley from TSA PR
06 Sep 2018
IMImobile, a cloud communications software and solutions provider, has been chosen by Capitec Bank – South Africa’s fastest growing bank – to deliver a centralised client communications hub in order to deliver a more personalised digital banking experience across its base of more than 10 million ...

An interview with ECOMMPAY - the payment provider who are staying ahead of the curve...

Rachel King from KAE
06 Sep 2018
KAE recently interviewed Paul Marcantonio, Head of UK and Western Europe at ECOMMPAY, a dynamic payment solution provider. ECOMMPAY have established a reputation for delivering versatile, reliable services in the payments ecosystem, through prioritisation of user experience via streamlined, cu...

An interview with ECOMMPAY - the payment provider who are staying ahead of the curve...

Rachel King from KAE
06 Sep 2018
KAE recently interviewed Paul Marcantonio, Head of UK and Western Europe at ECOMMPAY, a dynamic payment solution provider. ECOMMPAY have established a reputation for delivering versatile, reliable services in the payments ecosystem, through prioritisation of user experience via streamlined, cu...

ABC Software Development and ABIT Announce a Joint Venture to Foster Innovation in banking and fintech

Dunja Bezdrov from ABC Software Development
09 Dec 2018
The joint venture "ABC Tech Zagreb" will provide innovative solutions that will help the banking and fintech industry implement new technologies and meet the new challenging market demands ---------------------------------------------- ABC Software Developm...

The Need for Apparel Manufacturers in Kenya and South Africa to become super vendors

sola fanawopo from emaginations
28 Sep 2018
After marking its presence in 15 countries, ThreadSol (www.ThreadSol.com) is all set to explore the African apparel industry to transform manufacturers to super vendors. This move comes at a time where the president of Kenya has decided to dedicate his energy in achieving the big four agenda a...

ONPEX and Supercapital partner to deliver seamless and secure international payments

Gemma Trevers from SkyParlour
24 Sep 2018
ONPEX, a leading provider for multi-currency IBAN accounts, has partnered with international UK-based wholesale fintech, Supercapital, in an alliance set to make international payments seamless and secure. Supercapital provides money transfers to bank accounts across 200 countries and in 25 d...

MoneeMint secures strategic funding to become the first Digital-only Ethical Bank in the UK and Europe

MoneeMint from MoneeMint
30 Oct 2018
London, 30th October 2018: MoneeMint, soon to be the UK and Europe’s first completely digital ethical bank is proud to announce that it has secured strategic funding from Ground One Ventures, a UK based private investment firm. MoneeMint aspires to engage the underserved bankable communities a...

Bitfury and Platio announce partnership for secure and transparent next generation banking solution

Alistair from Platio
13 Nov 2018
Platio to deploy Bitfury’s ‘Crystal’ analytics within its next generation banking and trading platform. London, 13 November, 2018. Smart banking innovator Platio today announced a partnership with the world’s largest full-service blockchain technology company, the Bitfury Group. Platio will de...

FintechOS lands EUR 600K seed investment from GapMinder VC

Ivona Raef from Fintech OS
19 Nov 2018
FintechOS, a technology company specialized in accelerating the digital transformation of top financial institutions worldwide, has just attracted EUR 600K seed investment from GapMinder VC. This makes the total capital invested so far worth EUR 1.6 million and turns FintechOS in one of the best ...

Danish Fintech comet lands new strategic investor to build the infrastructure of the future

Rune Krogh Kallehauge from Spiir A/S
17 Dec 2018
The Danish Fintech, Nordic API Gateway, that is also behind the PFM-app Spiir, is today announcing a new €5.2 million investment from two of the leading banks in Scandinavia, DNB and Danske Bank. It is a strategic investment and the three parties will build the leading PSD2 infrastructure in the ...

Platio’s multi-asset platform refuses from token sale and focuses on product delivery.

Anna Makovnikova from Platio
25 Nov 2019
Fintech innovator Platio has announced today that key features of the platform will be launched much faster than it was initially planned. Platio’s multi-asset platform will provide banking and investment services to individuals and businesses in fiat, stocks and digital assets. Powered by Gr...

The Money API from LVS Brokers connects consumers with financial institutions

Anni Salo from LVS Brokers Oy
13 Mar 2019
Open APIs are making interaction smooth and secure between companies and their customers. LVS Brokers, the eighth fastest growing FinTech in Europe (Financial Times 1000: Europe’s fastest-growing companies), has connected more than 50 financial service providers to its Money API and helped more t...

Boost.ai Launches Europe’s Leading Conversational AI in U.S. to Disrupt Virtual Agents

Nick Jones from Spark PR
20 Mar 2019
- Leveraging $5 Million Strategic Investment, American Expansion to Change the Way the Banking, Insurance, and the Enterprise Handle Frontline Customer Queries Boost.ai, developer of the world’s most advanced conversational AI for banks, financial institutions, and other enterprise applicatio...

Fast-track the launch of FinTech in 3 months

Anton Ossipovski from BASIS ID
25 Mar 2019
In the last quarter of 2018, BASIS ID, one of the leading KYC/AML service providers, in partnership with the biggest banks across Asia and Europe, had delivered a platform that allows the launch of FinTech services in months. At the moment there already are first achievements and experience worki...

Amount Delivers Seamless Digital and Mobile Lending Platform to TD Bank

Jenn Pratt from Keeton PR
25 Mar 2019
Amount, a leading technology provider for financial institutions, today announced a strategic partnership with TD Bank. TD Bank, a top ten U.S. bank, is leveraging Amount's platform to power the bank's TD Fit Loan, which launched in August 2018. This initial offering allows consumers to consolida...

Registration Opens for Abrigo’s Inaugural ThinkBIG Conference Featuring CECL, Lending, and Risk Experts and Discussions

Kylee Wooten from Abrigo
02 May 2019
Austin, Texas, May 2, 2019  – Abrigo, the leading technology provider of compliance, credit risk, and lending solutions for community financial institutions, has opened registration for its inaugural ThinkBIG Conference, set for September 24-26 at the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orla...

Centrale Kredietverlening Selects nCino for its Agile Bank Operating System to Enable Growth and Scalability

nCino from nCino
10 May 2019
nCino, the worldwide leader in cloud banking, today announced that Belgian bank Centrale Kredietverlening (CKV) will utilise nCino’s Bank Operating System to digitise its processes, provide a superior customer experience and maintain a competitive advantage in a modern banking landscape. C...

Q2 Holdings Launches Q2 TrustView, the First Data Governance and Protection Technology of Its Kind for Banking and Lending

ALTR from ALTR
15 May 2019
- Q2 TrustView is Powered by ALTR, a Blockchain-Based Data-Security Provider Q2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:QTWO), a leading provider of digital transformation solutions for banking and lending, today launched Q2 TrustView, powered by ALTR, an enhancement to Q2’s multilayered data management and prot...

Atom bank invites will.i.am to join the conversation on future banking

Will Dale from Atom Bank
01 Aug 2019
The UK’s most trusted bank* has joined creative innovator & tech entrepreneur, will.i.am, to explore the future of banking in a takeover of leading financial podcast, Fintech Insider by 11:FS. will.i.am, who, under his I.AM+ company umbrella, is on a mission to fuse the world of enterprise a...

Dubai calls for a new wave of Fintech startups to join the second cohort of the Startupbootcamp FinTech Dubai Accelerator.

Jonathan Paulson from Startupbootcamp
10 Sep 2019
Applications are now open to join the second cohort of the Startupbootcamp FinTech Dubai Accelerator, supported by the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region’s leading financial hub, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), as well as leading players in the finance and banking sect...

MoneeMint appoints senior industry specialist Rizwan Qazi as Chief Operating Officer.

Hassan Waqar from MoneeMint
09 Sep 2019
MoneeMint is pleased to announce the appointment of Rizwan Qazi as Chief Operating Officer and Member of The Board. Rizwan has 22 years of international experience in financial services industry where he has worked with Citi, MasterCard, Diners Club, ADIB, Argus Information and Advisory Serv...