FinTech

UK Banks – scared of the regulator… or competition?

It is a fact that UK banks are unwilling to provide their services to distributed ledger technology (DLT) companies. However, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has questioned...

Emilio Janus | Oct 25, 2017 | 17:15
Built-in Arbitration System is the Hallmark of Confideal
FinTech

Built-in Arbitration System is the Hallmark of Confideal

Technological innovation has helped fuel the current massive amount of global trade. With a click of a mouse button and an online video conference, trade deals can be hammered out with...

Jeff Francis | Oct 24, 2017 | 20:30
Atomic Swaps: What They Are, How They Work, and What They Mean for Digital Currencies
FinTech

Atomic Swaps: What They Are, How They Work, and What They Mean for...

Many people in the development community have been working on a new feature for some coins called Atomic Swaps. These swaps completely remove the need for third-party oversight and put...

Matthew Hrones | Oct 23, 2017 | 17:30
Get Rid of Your Passwords - REMME Announces Alpha Release of its Distributed Public Key Infrastructure (PKId) Protocol
FinTech

From Securitization to Tokenization at the Edge of the New Era

The rapid development of information technologies is affecting our daily lives – the way we communicate, do business, make purchases, carry out transactions, and monitor our...

Bitcoinist | Oct 22, 2017 | 11:30
FinTech

Mastercard Blockchain Now Open for Payment Processing

Mastercard has opened up their own blockchain to allow payment transactions to be carried out between selected banks and merchants, but this process uses fiat currency and not Bitcoin...

Jeff Francis | Oct 21, 2017 | 20:30
FinTech

Russia Intends to Dominate Finance and the Cryptocurrency World by...

Recognizing the importance of digital technologies in the financial world, President Vladimir Putin has ordered the issuance of a national cryptocurrency. Concurrently, Russian...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Oct 20, 2017 | 06:00
Immigrants: is it Possible to Get a Loan if You are New?
FinTech

Immigrants: is it Possible to Get a Loan if You are New?

If you have immigrated recently, it can be a tough task to get a credit or a credit card in a new place. I know it for sure as I changed several countries for the last three years...

Cynthia Turcotte | Oct 19, 2017 | 09:00
money laundering
FinTech

Japan’s Embrace of Bitcoin Masks Lack of Fintech Investment

Japan’s Financial Services Agency allows Bitcoin to be used to pay for goods and services in the country as part of an effort to foster a growing Fintech industry despite a...

Matthew Tompkins | Oct 19, 2017 | 01:30
JPMorgan
FinTech

JP Morgan Introduces New Blockchain Money Transfer Project

Prominent financial giant, JP Morgan Chase & Co. has introduced its new project that utilizes blockchain technology for international money transfers. Blockchain is Not a Fraud...

Ashour Iesho | Oct 18, 2017 | 11:15
Crypto-economy: a Path for 2 Billion Unbanked Cash Adepts
FinTech

Crypto-economy: a Path for 2 Billion Unbanked Cash Adepts

Anton Dzyatkovsky, co-founder of MicroMoney, explains how blockchain technology and increasing internet penetration into previously untapped regions can help bring previously...

Cynthia Turcotte | Oct 18, 2017 | 11:00
Crypto Potential for 1.7 Million Unbanked Adults
FinTech

Blockchain Changes Banking for the Unbanked

MicroMoney COO and co-founder Sai Hnin Aung offers his thoughts on how blockchain technology can level the financial playing field for the 2.5 billion unbanked people in the world...

Cynthia Turcotte | Oct 16, 2017 | 20:00
FinTech

In Apple’s Battle for Supremacy in the Payment Ecosystem, Bitcoin...

Apple is internally expanding tests of its new Apple Pay Cash feature, thus further intensifying the battle for the supremacy of the mobile payment ecosystem. Moreover, Bitcoin’s...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Oct 16, 2017 | 01:15

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