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FC Barcelona and FBS sign new global partnership agreement

FC Barcelona and FBS sign new global partnership agreement

  FC Barcelona and FBS have reached a new global partnership agreement, whereby the broker specializing in Forex trading is to become the soccer club’s Official Trading Partner for the next four years, through 30...
ixaBank adopta una plataforma blockchain para comercio exterior

CaixaBank adopta una plataforma blockchain para comercio exterior

  El banco español CaixaBank incorporó a su catálogo de servicios empresariales una solución sobre Hyperledger Fabric para ejecutar y financiar transacciones del comercio internacional. La institución se unió al consorcio blockchain detrás de we.trade,...
Reasons why ride-hailing & car rental services have come to the fore

2020 Vision: 7 trends bringing blockchain into focus in the year ahead

By David Shrier 2020 brings us the start of a new decade, and with it comes the gradual maturation of blockchain technology, bringing it down from the stratosphere to tangible impact on real-world problems. We...
Las fintech blockchain sientan las bases de la nueva banca del siglo XXI

Las fintech blockchain sientan las bases de la nueva banca del siglo XXI

  Al igual que ha sucedido en otras industrias, la tecnología también está desempeñando un papel relevante y transformador en el sector de las finanzas. Las sucesivas innovaciones tecnológicas abren la puerta a una nueva...
Finance Disrupted

EVENT: Finance Disrupted LATAM

Overview The finance industry is undergoing an unprecedented period of disruption as a result of digital innovation.  From mobile money and online lending platforms to bitcoin and the blockchain, a range of new products and...
Artificial Intelligence: A Trusted Partner for the Financial Industry

Artificial Intelligence: A Trusted Partner for the Financial Industry

  As part of its «Smart Nation» pursuits, Singapore launched its National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Strategy at the Singapore FinTech Festival and Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SFF x SWITCH) conference. Within the next...
"Aplicar blockchain a soluciones financieras es una oportunidad para la industria entera

“Aplicar blockchain a soluciones financieras es una oportunidad para la industria entera, no solo...

Por Gonzalo Gossweilerggossweiler@ambito.com.ar El país se encuentra a la vanguardia en cuanto a soluciones Blockchain, una tecnología fascinante que crece fuerte en el mundo de los negocios y las finanzas. Desde Koibanx dieron a Ámbito perspectivas del crecimiento del sector. La Argentina...
Estas son las ciberamenazas que enfrentará el sector financiero en el 2020

Estas son las ciberamenazas que enfrentará el sector financiero en el 2020

  Las ciberamenazas financieras son consideradas una de las más peligrosas por provocar pérdidas económicas directas para las víctimas. En el 2020, se verá un incremento de ataques a fintech, así como nuevos troyanos para...
Digital identity predictions for 2020: biometrics, deepfakes, cybersecurity and decentralized ID

Digital identity predictions for 2020: biometrics, deepfakes, cybersecurity and decentralized ID

  By Chris Burt Many companies in the biometric, digital identity, and cybersecurity space have shared predictions for 2020 with Biometric Update, touching on many of the key themes of the past year, and reflecting the wealth...
How data scientists can bolster the future of fintech Industry

How data scientists can bolster the future of fintech Industry

By Muraleedhar Ramapai Just like the famous Gold Rush of 1849, nowadays businesses are dipping their toe in the data mine, in order to seek some value out of it. This huge chunk of data...
ECB’s Lagarde: we want to develop dDigital Currencies but won’t discourage private initiatives

ECB’s Lagarde: we want to develop dDigital Currencies but won’t discourage private initiatives

By Paddy Baker In an interview Wednesday with French business magazine, Challenges, Lagarde reiterated the ECB wants to play an active role in cryptocurrencies. As businesses and individuals make more cross-border payments round the clock, Lagarde...
Commercial developments in the fintech space for 2019

Five FinTech trends for 2020

  Will Hurst, Head of Commercial Development at Monevo, part of Quint Group, summarises some of the commercial developments in the FinTech space for 2019 and looks forward to 2020. Here are his predictions for...
How small businesses can improve cybersecurity without breaking the bank

How small businesses can improve cybersecurity without breaking the bank

By Matthew Bradley While organizations of all sizes have benefited from the efficiencies and conveniences of taking their business digital, it’s not without risks. Cybersecurity in today’s hyperconnected world is a necessity for large, medium...
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How is blockchain technology disrupting the financial services industry?

  Since the concept was introduced more than a decade ago, blockchain technology has evolved rapidly over the years. From retail and banking to healthcare and defense, the technology is gradually making its way into...
Bankable Announces Strategic Global Partnership with Plaid

Bankable Announces Strategic Global Partnership with Plaid

  Today, Bankable, the global architect of “Banking as a Service” solutions, announced a strategic global partnership with Plaid, a data network powering the fintech apps that millions of people rely on to improve their...
Visa buys Plaid - the establishment disrupted

Visa buys Plaid – the establishment disrupted

  Visa’s acquisition of fintech startup Plaid proves that well established players can be disrupted in the digital age. I want to share this note from Sam Maule, North American Managing Partner of 11:FS (a...
JPMorgan Chase prohibe que las fintech utilicen las contraseñas de sus clientes

JPMorgan Chase prohibe que las fintech utilicen las contraseñas de sus clientes

  JPMorgan Chase planea prohibir que las aplicaciones fintech utilicen las contraseñas de los clientes para acceder a sus cuentas bancarias y datos, de  acuerdo con el Financial Times. En cambio, el gigante bancario está trabajando en un...
FintechNews

FintechNews is in the news…

  Yes, it’s true. Fintechnews is in the news. Some newspapers, including Valencia Plaza are mentioning us for our success. Last week, we got the results of our position in Google in US when searching...
The race to integrate crypto into global banking is real

The race to integrate crypto into global banking is real

By Lucas Mearian Central banks in Asia and Europe are in the final stages of launching digital currencies for future payment systems and cross-border transactions, according to a new report from accounting firm KPMG. And governments...
Here’s why machine learning is critical to success for banks of the future

Here’s why machine learning is critical to success for banks of the future

  MACHINE learning is a popular buzzword today, and has been heralded as one of the greatest innovations conceived by man. A branch of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning is increasingly embedded in daily life, such as automatic...
Los 5 sectores que tendrán mayor demanda laboral en 2020

Los 5 sectores que tendrán mayor demanda laboral en 2020

  Economía del conocimiento, fintech, energía, banca & finanzas y comercio electrónico se perfilan como las áreas que tendrán este año una demanda laboral destacada de profesionales, según indicó Randstad, líder global en servicios de Recursos Humanos. Estos...