Posts Tagged ‘FinTech’
Snaps Emoji iMessage

Bitcoin and Fintech Companies Should Explore Snaps For iMessage Marketing

by JP Buntinxon September 14, 2016
Over the past few days, there has been a lot of focus on iMessage integrating payment options. Snaps, a mobile messaging platform used to create emoji keyboards and chatbots, will launch its branded iMessage applications. All of this goes to show Appleā€™s messaging service has never been more popular. Things are getting quite busy for […]
Fintechist_Singapore Switzerland Fintech Treaty

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 […]
Online Lending Startup Competition

Lendit and Capital One Launch New Annual Online Lending Startup Competition

by JP Buntinxon August 30, 2016
FIntech startups hold a lot of value in the financial ecosystem. Entrepreneurs drive innovation, whereas banks seem to struggle with the concept of change. LendIt, a global conference series dedicated to online lending, partnered with Capital One. As a result, both entities will co-host PitchIt @ Lendit, an annual fintech startup competition. A New Annual […]

Fintech 2.0

A Look Ahead At What The Era of Fintech 2.0 May Hold

by JP Buntinxon August 29, 2016
Although the fintech industry has only just started to gain momentum, industry experts are looking towards the future. Right now, we are in the midst of the second wave of fintech innovation. After startups doing all of the legwork, financial institutions are leveraging these ideas. So what does the future of Fintech 2.0 hold for […]
Fintech Investment India

Fintech Startups In India Received US$186m in Funding So Far

by JP Buntinxon August 20, 2016
The payment industry in India has been quite interesting to keep an eye on. With a strong focus on mobile, and a surge in Fintech startups, exciting things are bound to happen. The payment landscape is changing, and the future is looking very bright right now. Cashless payment solutions seem the right way to go, […]
Fintech Hub Frankfurt

ING-DiBa To Open New Fintech Hub In Frankfurt

by JP Buntinxon August 20, 2016
Fintech hubs are popping up all over the world as of late. Financial institutions want to attract new engineering talent and startups to create innovative services. ING-DiBA has backed a new fintech hub located in Frankfurt, Germany. Setting up a network of tech companies and startups in the Rhine-Main region is the primary objective. The […]