Viberate Introduces Blockchain-Based Live Music Ecosystem

by JP Buntinxon July 20, 2017
Blockchain technology is likely to kickstart a revolution in the music industry. Over the recent years, ideas to remove financial intermediaries and replace it with an automated payment system have been transformed into platforms with inbound investments. It is a great time for the artists, for they could be part of something really revolutionary, to […]
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Singapore and Switzerland Sign Treaty To Bolster Fintech Innovation

by JP Buntinxon September 13, 2016
A new agreement between Singapore and Switzerland will focus on Fintech regulation. Regulators from both countries decided to cooperate, allow startups to flourish. Regulation in the fintech sector can be a good thing, but too many startups are encumbered by strict guidelines. This new agreement should alleviate some of those concerns. The Monetary Authority of […]
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FutureVault Is A Secure Solution That Changes The Way Business Is Conducted

by JP Buntinxon September 9, 2016
Digital collaboration is a new trend that also seems to expand into the world of financial services FutureVault, one of the companies active in this space, lets users digitally deposit, store, and manage important documents. These can range from personal to financial and even legal files. Everything is kept secure thanks to a cloud-based SaaS […]

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BlackLine Acquires Runbook As Part of Major SAP Automation Plans

by JP Buntinxon September 2, 2016
The financial sector is seeing some exciting changes and acquisitions as of late. BlackLine, a provider of financial controls and automation solutions, acquired Runbook. This is a significant move for BlackLine. Runbook is a European provider of financial close and automation solutions for the SAP market. It is apparent BlackLine wants to become the world’s […]
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Visa Direct Signs PayPal, Fiserv and Square As New Partners

by JP Buntinxon August 9, 2016
Real-time payments are one of the top priorities for the financial sector right now. Visa, the leading payment card issuer, has launched the Visa Direct real-time network initiative. Several partners have joined this initiative, including PayPal, Square, and Fiserv. This initiative aims to offer cost-efficiency and speed for companies looking to venture into the real-time […]
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UK Challenger Bank Mondo Surpasses £20m In Transactions

by JP Buntinxon August 8, 2016
Challenger banks are a hot commodity in the Fintech world right now. Mondo, one of the leading digital challenger banks right now, has seen significant success through its mobile app. Over £20m has been spent through this app in just four months. This is quite extraordinary for a company that is still in public beta […]