Tag "Fintech"

How the Trump Presidency Could Affect Fintech

Donald Trump’s win in the presidential race in November 2016 had already caused volatility among financial markets around the globe. The Trump Presidency is also likely to impact the fintech industry. The US draws the largest amount of fintech investment

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Bitwala Crowned Champion Finance Startup at Fintech.Pioneers

Bitcoin payment platform Bitwala re-affirmed the blockchain-based future of the Fintech sector by scooping the free Pioneers Festival pass after being named as the best startup at Fintech.Pioneers in Berlin today. Bitwala founder Joerg von Minckwitz, who lives around the

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Visa eröffnet neues Innovation Center in London

Mit knapp über 1.000 m² ist es das bisher grösste Innovation Center von Visa. Das Innovation Center zeigt Innovationen von Internet of Things-Anwendungen über Virtual Reality bis hin zu biometrischen Technologien. Die Investition in die Londoner Fintech-Szene wird am Standort begrüsst Visa Inc.

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Infographic: 30 Fintech Startups to Watch in 2017

This infographic from Elumne.com covers 30 Fintech Startups which are challenging the conventional and should be watched out for in 2017.  With Knip also a Swiss Insurtech Startup made it into the list.   The following is the full list of

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Cybersecurity und FinTech

Der Jahreswechsel und die damit verbundenen Vorhersagen für das Jahr 2017 sind erst einige Wochen alt. Ein Element, welches bei fast allen FinTech-Vorhersagen präsent war, ist das Thema Cybersecurity. Hier ein paar Beispiele BBC News – 2017 tech Trends Chris Skinner’s Blog –

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7 Fintech Startups for Offline and Online POS-Lending

POS consumer credit develops explosively. There are two main segments of POS credit industry solutions — for offline and online sellers. Affirm, working with borrowers under 35, has already shipped its solution to 850+ offline sellers and more than 10 big e-commerce

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3 Reasons Behind European Wealth Managers Falling Profitability

European wealth managers are facing bittersweet challenges in recent years. A Deloitte study shows that bankable European assets had grown by 40% but their profits had fallen by 60%. This brings along the big question why? The profitability of any

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Exploring President Obama’s Final Legacy For The Fintech Industry

President Barack Obama will be remembered in history as the man who saved the United States from the worst financial crisis since the Depression. The 44th President of the United States left behind other legacies such as sweeping reforms to

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Infographic: The Future of Fintech

This infographic from Pivotl shows some trends and keyfacts about the future of fintech. “83% are worried to loose business to Fintech firms”

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Blockchain In London: An Overview

With the world’s largest financial services sector and a booming tech sector, London is undoubtedly the capital for any fintech startup in Europe, combining the key ingredients for success: capital, talent, regulatory and government support and demographic diversity. In 2015,

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