Tag Archives: Fintech

Fintech and the Rise of Digital Payments

12 Mar
Digital Payments

ORLANDO, FL / ACCESSWIRE / March 12, 2019 / The growth of digital commerce continues to drive considerable changes in the global payments ecosystem. In recent years, with advancements in fintech and the proliferation of mobile technology, change has accelerated. Venture capital funding of fintech startups surpassed $32 billion in 2018, according to CB Insights. Based […]

Despite Brexit, Fintech Launch Attracts Investors in London

09 Mar
Despite Brexit, Fintech Launch Attracts Investors in London

Following a record breaking year for fintech investment, 2019 shows no sign of the market cooling – even with the impending economic turmoil surrounding Brexit. LONDON / UNITED KINGDOM / MARCH 8 2019 / The main focus of interest for investors is fintech and the United Kingdom is leading the way in spite of economic uncertainty […]

Plug and Play and TechQuartier Announce The First Five Corporate Partners to Join The Fintech Europe Innovation Platform in Frankfurt

22 Apr
Plug and Play and TechQuartier Fintech Europe Innovation Platform in Frankfurt

FRANKFURT, Germany, April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Plug and Play, the largest global innovation platform, and TechQuartier, the one-stop startup hub in the heart of Frankfurt, Germany, announce Aareal Bank, BNP Paribas, Deutsche Bank, DZ Bank and NETS Group as the first five corporate partners to join their fintech program based out of Frankfurt. The partnership, known as “Fintech Europe,” will act as a home away from […]

DarcMatter’s FinTech Platform Evolves to the Blockchain

18 Apr
DarcMatter's FinTech Platform

NEW YORK, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — DarcMatter’s company vision is to revolutionize the financial services industry by creating credible, compliant, and cutting edge financial technology to redefine traditional investment services. With the release of DarcMatter Coin (DMC), DarcMatter’s platform will benefit from increased transparency and efficiency through the integration of blockchain. Blockchain, both in the context […]

Beta Testing of Covesting’s Cryptocurrency Trading Platform Officially Starts

31 Mar
Gibraltar - Cryptocurrency Trading Platform

GIBRALTAR, March 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Covesting, a fintech startup launched by former Saxo Bank traders, has almost completed the development of its revolutionary Cryptocurrency trading platform. Now, just one step away from the launch, the company has selected 200 beta testers and will provide them with the opportunity to explore the main features of […]

The 2018 Global Fintech Investment Summit

22 Mar
Shenzhen City Center - Global Fintech Investment Summit

Turning Nanshan District into an International Innovation Center for Financial Technology SHENZHEN, China, March 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — March 22st saw the start of the “2018 Global Fintech Investment (Shenzhen China) Summit” in Nanshan District, Shenzhen. The summit was hosted by the Guangdong Province Department of Commerce and the MOITI (Massachusetts Office of International Trade and Investment), and organized by […]

Amelie’s Bitcoin Challenge across Asia

25 Feb
Bitcoin Challenge across Asia

Bitcoin Seeks to Conquer Once Again in Asia’s Payments Race as Adastra Marketing Director Amelie Arras Travels from Hong Kong to Singapore Following the success of bitcoin last year in the Payments Race from Toronto to Las Vegas, organised by Money20/20 and Fintech Finance, Adastra’s Marketing Director Amelie Arras looks to defend her crown, and become the first woman to cross Asia solely using […]

Future Finance Recognized As Global Fintech Leader

09 Jan
Global Fintech

LONDON, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Future Finance, Europe’s leading student lender, was recently recognized by KPMG as one of the world’s leading fintech innovators. KPMG evaluated numerous companies around the world to select their Global Fintech100 companies.  Based on KPMG’s extensive research and analysis on the following five factors (total capital raised, rate of capital raising, geography, sector, and ‘x-factor’ […]

Success of FinTech Hive at DIFC celebrated during Investor Day by tripling programme for 2018

12 Nov
FinTech Hive at DIFC celebrated during Investor Day

Programme finalists presented to audience of 300 investors and stakeholders –     DIFC FinTech Hive to hold two new programmes in 2018 –     Programmes will focus on RegTech and InsurTech FinTech Hive at DIFC, the first-of-its-kind accelerator in the region, concluded its inaugural cycle today with the much-anticipated Investor Day that saw the 11 programme start-ups […]

China’s FinTech will lead global development

10 Jun
China's FinTech will lead global development

HONG KONG, June 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On 2nd June, world-renowned financial magazine, The Economist, hosted a summit titled “Finance Disrupted: Asia“ in Hong Kong. In addition to Morgan Stanley’s Managing Director, Crawford Jamieson, President of UBS Asia Pacific, Kathryn Shih, Executive Vice President of ANZ Group, Farhan Faruqui, and other international leading experts, a […]

Compcoin Announces $45M Initial Coin Offering For Its A.I. Trading Platform

09 Jun
Initial Coin Offering

ORLANDO, Fla., June 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Compcoin, the digital coin catering to investors and forex traders, today announced terms for its upcoming Initial Coin Offering (ICO), which is scheduled for June 14, 2017. The company hopes to raise up to $45 million, which will go toward the development of new investor technologies, customer acquisition […]