Category : Fintech

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

This Week’s Markets Trends

Market commentary from David Jones, Chief Market Strategist at Capital.com The week ahead is a little quieter in markets than the past few days but there is still plenty for traders to focus on. Last week there was the widely expected rate increase...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Cafe? Museum? No... it's a Bank!

At Singapore’s main post office, visitors can now buy sneakers, tarry over a kopi, or climb the city-state's largest bouldering gym. Does the same fate await bank branches?

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Stop thinking about your past trades

There are many misconceptions among traders and one of those is the regret past trades. When you are investing your money, you should keep in mind that no trade is bad and no trade is good. Every trade comes with equal opportunity and it is the trade...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Shieldpay to revolutionise fintech for legal sector

Shieldpay is set to transform the UK’s legal industry with its fully digital third-party managed accounts. Traditional providers are slow and expensive. Client money is often left in a ‘black hole’ leaving firms and clients in the dark about the loca...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Swiss Insurtech start-up wefox expands into Italy

Switzerland-based Insurtech start-up wefox has revealed plans to continue its European expansion into Italy via a new partnership with Italian insurance brokerage Mansutti S.p.A, in addition to new products and a new company, to be incorporated next...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

The Fintech Power 50 – Five Companies To Watch: Part 2

By Alex Vergé, Reporter at The Fintech Times. In October 2018, the first Fintech Power 50 list will be announced. Those chosen will benefit from comprehensive online coverage, bespoke event distribution, networking opportunities and being featured in...

Ads pay for servers

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Digital Transformation Disruption

Regulators’ statement on the risks of upgrading computer systems should not deter financial institutions from upgrading their IT systems, says software innovator TmaxSoft. In the wake of the TSB IT debacle, the Bank of England (BoE) and the FCA have...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Bitwala joins European Fintech Alliance

With Bitwala, the European Fintech Alliance (EFA) welcomes a new innovative player among its members. EFA now represents 26 members from 6 countries across the European Union. The EFA is proud to announce the admission of another blockchain-powered a...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Online Gaming Companies & ICOs: New Trend?

In many ways, the use of cryptocurrencies in online gambling remains in its infancy. The major online gaming licensing and regulatory authorities are yet to implement coherent accreditation protocols for crypto gambling operators (although the indust...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

UK could become Global Leader in Blockchain

Big Innovation Centre, DAG Global and Deep Knowledge Analytics announce the release of a first-of-its-kind, comprehensive report on the state of the Blockchain industry in the United Kingdom. The report finds that the UK is well placed to become a gl...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Usage-Based Insurance solutions no longer niche: Ptolemus

Ptolemus, a location-based services and telematics advisory firm, has detailed the growth and current state of Usage-Based Insurance (UBI) products in a new report. The impact of phone apps is particularly visible in China, says Ptolemus, where recen...

by Irfan Iqbal - 2 years ago

Which sectors are investing the most in cyber security

Over the last few years, the frequency and severity of cyber-attacks/breaches has exponentially risen. So much so, figures by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) shows that 53% of UK firms now consider a cyber-attack as the main threat facing the...