Credit card giant Visa today announced it is connecting its global payments network of 60 million merchants to the U.S. Dollar Coin (USDC) developed by Circle Internet Financial on the ethereum blockchain.
Mastercard’s slew of new Asian fintech partnerships illuminates how it is positioning itself in the region.
Revolut, Monzo and the endless stream of wallets, buy-now-pay-laters, loyalty, crypto and alternative payment methods have, in recent years, been defining monikers of fintech.
Why now is the time for financial services companies to spur innovation and the adoption to new technologies.
Every corporate under the sun claims that they have – and want – a feedback culture and everyone says they are open to – nay: welcome – constructive feedback.
Digital banking technology provider Amount has raised $81 million in a Series C funding round led by Goldman Sachs.
A new U.S. Congressional bill would require stablecoin issuers to secure bank charters and secure regulatory approval prior to circulating any stablecoins.
In consumer fintech, a lot of thought and emphasis goes into building solutions for financial inclusion (or financial literacy). This is the right problem for financial services to tackle.
Digital banking platform Solarisbank will enter a string of new European markets next year, CEO Roland Folz told Reuters on Monday, as it became the first German bank to shift its entire operation into the cloud.
With the long-anticipated arrival of phase 0 of the Ethereum 2.0 upgrade launching on Dec. 1, that could be the network’s native token, ether (ETH). But analysts say ether should be judged on its own merits and not as a bitcoin replacement.
A COMBINATION of recent events has seen a rapid acceleration in the adoption and incorporation of technologies by a wide range of firms and institutions in the global financial sector.
Picture your life without a bank account. Where would you store your money? How would you pay your bills? Who would give you a loan?
AI and ML have transformed the fintech landscape and going forward will have a more prominent role as products developed with new-age tech are more efficient, accurate and fulfil a customer’s needs better.