Tag "Fintech"

How a Fintech starts up: Lykke Project at a Glance

So-called Fintech is so attractive for those who want to build their own journeys with their own financial technology products. Those who are interested in either technology or finance really want to connect these two fabulous worlds together in order

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Banks Need to Learn From Successful C2B Leaders Such as Google, Apple and Facebook

To stay relevant at all times and provide consistent and fulfilling customer experiences in both the digital and physical spaces, banks need to build partnership with fintech startups and leverage the power of real-time analytics, according to a new report

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Swiss Financial Regulator Announces New Rulings to Boost Fintech

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has announced new rulings aimed at reducing obstacles for fintech startups and allow the industry to flourish. FINMA has released a new circular on video and online customer identification (FINMA Circ. 2016/7) allowing

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Fintech Startups Are More Agile And ‘Excel’ In Meeting Real Consumers’ Needs

Fintech startups are “cannibalizing banks,” attacking every single service typically provided by financial institutions ranging from lending to wealth management among many other areas. Their key strengths: they understand much better the real consumers’ needs and “excel” in meeting those

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RegTech Solutions Will Help Firms To Automate Compliance Tasks and Reduce Operational Risks, Says Deloitte

Firms must embrace RegTech solutions as they will help them automate compliance tasks and reduce operational risks associated with meeting compliance and reporting obligations, according to a report from Deloitte Ireland. Entitled ‘RegTech Is The New FinTech, How Agile Regulatory

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Top 10 Fintech Accelerators in Europe

A startup accelerator program is an intensive business development program that supports founders and helps them turn their ideas into successful businesses. The support comes in a form of mentorship, affordable office spaces and some starting capital. For fintech startups,

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Retail Payments: European Banks Under Threat

Emerging fintech players and regulatory reforms are posing new challenges to European retail banks notably in the area of payments. Banks will need to collaborate with other banks and non-banks in order to stay in the game, according to a

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Sébastien Flury Of FUSION Fintech: Switzerland Has What It Takes to Compete Against London, NY

Launched in February this year, FUSION is a Swiss accelerator program dedicated to financial technology startups. Self-proclaimed the “Swiss fintech factory,” FUSION was created by Swiss venture capital firm Polytech Ventures and Temenos, a leading banking technology provider, and is

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Money 20/20 Europe in Copenhagen: 20 People You Need to Meet

With 10,000+ attendees, including more than 1,000+ CEOs, from 3,000+ companies and 75 countries, Money 20/20 is an award-winning event series and the largest global conference focused on payments and financial services innovation. Last week, Money 20/20 wrapped up its

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CAS Digital Finance: Neuer Lehrgang für die digitale Finanzbranche

Die HWZ Hochschule für Wirtschaft Zürich lanciert einen neuen Lehrgang für die Finanzbranche. Der CAS (Certificate of Advanced Studies) Digital Finance bildet Finanzexperten mit dem Ziel aus, Geschäftsmodelle unter den Rahmenbedingungen der digitalen Transformation zu entwickeln. Rino Borini, Co-Gründer der

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