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Banks shutter ATMs as cities go digital, remove 358 over June-August

Banks shutter ATMs as cities go digital, remove 358 over June-August

By Rachel Chitra|  HIGHLIGHTS Between June and August this year, the total number of ATMs in the country decreased by 358, a dip of 0.16...
¿Peligran los bancos con el crecimiento de las ‘startups’ fintech?

¿Peligran los bancos con el crecimiento de las ‘startups’ fintech?

  No hay sector que se salve de la disrupción tecnológica y en el sector financiero lo saben. Con la aparición de las denominadas fintech, es...
La visión del director de fintech del Citi

Smartpay secures fintech connection with Alipay

By George Tchetvertakov Dual-listed payments facilitator Smartpay (ASX: SMP) has signed a cornerstone agreement with Alipay, China’s largest payments provider with around 520 million active users...
Colombia, tercera en tecnología financiera en América Latina

Colombia, tercera en tecnología financiera en América Latina

  El negocio de la tecnología financiera (fintech) está disparado. No solo crece a una tasa promedio del 40 por ciento en Latinoamérica, sino que...
Fintech es la fuerza disruptiva capaz de crear una bonanza financiera en Latinoamérica

Fintech es la fuerza disruptiva capaz de crear una bonanza financiera en Latinoamérica

  FINNOSUMMIT, el evento Fintech más importante de Latinoamérica, concluyó este miércoles en el Hall 74 de la ciudad de Bogotá. Allí se reunieron 400 asistentes, entre inversionistas,...
Oodle Car Finance announce £100 million warehouse funding line from Citigroup

Oodle Car Finance announce £100 million warehouse funding line from Citigroup

Banking giant Citigroup is throwing its weight behind fintech startup Oodle Car Finance - with the announcement of funding for a £100 million warehouse facility....
Ualet, elegida como “la fintech más innovadora de Sudamérica”

Startup colombiana Ualet, elegida como “la fintech más innovadora de Sudamérica”

  Tras competir con más de 55 ‘startups’ fintech de Sudamérica (excluyendo a Brasil), la ‘startup’ colombiana Ualet resultó ganadora de la Finnosummit Pitch Competition. La competencia fue realizada...
Asia Innovation

Regulatory ‘Sandboxes’ in Asia Can Foster Fintech Innovation

By Subhajit MandalDirector at LumenLab, Singapore The concept of a “sandbox” is widely used in the technology world. A software program goes through multiple iterations,...
Industria Fintech aspira a tener 30% del mercado financiero local

Industria Fintech aspira a tener 30% del mercado financiero local

Por Carlos Eduardo González - cgonzalez@larepublica.com.co En los últimos años, el crecimiento de las plataformas Fintech ha sido acelerado, no solo en Colombia, sino a...
Blockchain Financial

Blockchain Use Cases in Financial Services

Blockchain has become a buzzword in the financial services industry, attracting billions in venture capital investment from some of the largest firms across the...

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How blockchain could prevent future data breaches

How blockchain could prevent future data breaches

By Victoria Lemieux Just before the new year, approximately 15 million Canadians — about 40 per cent of the entire population of Canada — learned...
Peak

The Hungarian fintech company, Peak Financial Services had a successful and exciting year in...

Many successful years stand behind the first Hungarian fintech company, Peak Financial Services and the year of 2019 bought new excitements. In the past years,...
Best Investment Apps

Benefits Of Using The Best Investment Apps

It seems that the world of information technology encompasses everything everywhere nowadays, and that includes the turbulent world of investment and finance. With that...